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  • Kenosha's Electric Streetcar
  • Kenosha Streetcar Society
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Kenosha Streetcar Day

September 17, 2016

(262) 653-4287

Hours:

Typically 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Celebrate electric streetcars!

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  • Cheese-A-Palooza (2014)
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Cheese-A-Palooza

September 3, 2016 – September 4, 2016

All things cheese will be celebrated during the two-day Cheese-A-Palooza festival along the harbor downtown on Labor Day weekend.

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  • Kenosha Public Museum
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Transparent Watercolor Society of America 40th Annual National Juried Exhibition

May 7, 2016 – August 7, 2016

(262) 653-4140

Hours:

Open Mon.-Sat. 10 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sun. 12 - 5 p.m. Closed holidays.

The Transparent Watercolor Society of America displays 80 paintings from some of the nation's top transparent watercolor artists in this popular annual show. The wide range of themes includes abstracts, portraits, landscapes, city scenes and more, all using the transparent watercolor painting method.  

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  • Kenosha Public Museum
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Kenosha Festival of Cartooning

September 15, 2016 – September 17, 2016

The Kenosha Festival of Cartooning welcomes nationally and internationally-known cartoonists to Kenosha each year to share their stories, display their work, conduct workshops, and meet fans of the funny pages and other forms of cartooning.  

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  • historic Kemper Center - Durkee Mansion and Simmons Gymnasium
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Christmas at Kemper: Snowflake Jazz Concert

December 3, 2016

(262) 925-8040

Hours:

6 p.m.

This free concert takes place inside Simmons Auditorium at Kemper Center.  

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  • Library Park
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City of Kenosha Fall Festival

October 8, 2016

The City of Kenosha's Fall Festival features entertainment and activities including children's crafts and games.

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  • Performing at the Sesquicentennial Bandshell
  • Performing at the Sesquicentennial Bandshell
  • Performing at the Sesquicentennial Bandshell
  • Pennoyer Park
  • Kenosha Pops concert at Sesquicentennial Bandshell
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Tuesdays At The Shell

Tuesdays July 12, 2016 – August 30, 2016

(262) 564-8800
(262) 496-9400

Hours:

6 p.m.

This is a free outdoor concert series presented by Musicians Assisting Advancing Music, the City of Kenosha, Happenings Magazine, and many more sponsors.

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  • Alpaca Art
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Alpaca Art Ladies’ Night

June 24, 2016, July 22, 2016, August 26, 2016, September 23, 2016, October 28, 2016, November 18, 2016, December 30, 2016

(262) 657-4444

Hours:

7 - 11 p.m.

Every 4th Friday of the month (some months, the date varies), enjoy Ladies’ Night at Alpaca Art. Half off studio fees for ladies painting on these nights. Reservations required.

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Alpaca Art Family Night

July 1, 2016, August 5, 2016, September 2, 2016, October 7, 2016, November 4, 2016, December 2, 2016

(262) 657-4444

Hours:

5 – 9 p.m.

Every First Friday of the month, enjoy Family Night at Alpaca Art. Half off studio fees for parents and kids painting on this night. Feel free to bring snacks or beverages. Reservations required.

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  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion - Drawing Room and Morning Room
  • historic Kemper Center - Durkee Mansion and Simmons Gymnasium
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Christmas at Kemper: Durkee Mansion Open House

November 27-December 4, 2016, December 9-11, 2016, December 16-18, 2016, December 23, 2016

(262) 925-8040

Hours:

Nov 27: 1 - 5 p.m.

Nov 28-Dec 2: 1 - 7 p.m.

Dec 3-4: 1 - 5 p.m.

All other dates listed: 1 - 4 p.m.

The historic mansion is lavishly decorated for the period in celebration of Christmas. The former home of Senator Charles Durkee was built in the 1860’s and is decorated for the holiday season by dedicated and talented volunteers.

Admission is free; donations are gratefully accepted.

This is part of Christmas at Kemper, a series of holiday events at the historic Kemper Center.