Prepare to see for yourself if the ghosts of Kemper do exist! Presented by Kenosha County Teen Task Force of the Concerned Citizens Coalition.
Wednesdays, 7 p.m.
Enjoy live musical entertainment at Kenosha's lakefront. This is the 93rd season for the Kenosha Pops Concert Band. The concert series takes place at Sesquicentennial Bandshell in Pennoyer Park.
Saturdays, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
A bustling European-style mixed market near Lake Michigan. Organic produce, meats, cheeses, arts, prepared foods, live entertainment, chef demos and more!
Fri.-Sat. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sun. 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. Operating schedule is weather dependent. Closed holidays.
The lighthouse and maritime museum, inside the keeper's house, documents Kenosha's lighthouse keepers, shipping and fishing history. Also climb the 1866 Southport Lighthouse. The tower stands 55 feet above the lighthouse grounds. See Kenosha, Lake Michigan and into Illinois and Racine County.
Open for self-tours April-October, Fri.-Sun. 1-4 p.m. or by appointment. Closed holidays.
The Durkee Mansion, one of Kenosha’s unique historical landmarks, is a cream brick Italianate, Victorian style home located among the Kemper Center properties on the lakefront. The 150 year old Civil War Mansion is totally restored to its original Victorian splendor.
Hours vary by participating location
Downtown merchants roll out the welcome mats with extended hours, special promotions and sales, live entertainment and family activities.
Mon.-Fri. 1 – 7 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 1 – 5 p.m.
A beautiful holiday tradition at two historic mansions on the Kemper Center grounds!
An exhibition, auction and raffle of designer-decorated Christmas trees, wreaths and other holiday decorations.
4 - 9 p.m.
Downtown Kenosha lights up – literally - for the holiday season with this wondrous, family-friendly festival. Festivities include our City Tree Lighting, free streetcar rides, Visits with Santa, the Lightin’ Up Business Decorating Contest, and so much more!
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Gates open at 7 a.m.
Come show off your car and see what the downtown area has to offer. The 12th annual show is FREE and open to all makes and models of vehicles and motorcycles.