Kemper opens to the public annually with a different theme to scare, haunt and excite you. Tickets sold at the door. Call ahead for dates, times, and prices.
Saturdays, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Fun for the entire family, visit our bustling European-style mixed market presenting 150+ vendors each week during the outdoor season.
Thurs.-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.
Hours vary by participating location
Downtown merchants roll out the welcome mats with special promotions and sales, live entertainment and family activities.
Mon.-Fri. 1 – 7 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 1 – 5 p.m.
Stroll through an amazing display of beautifully, creatively decorated Christmas trees, wreaths and mantle pieces throughout the entire mansion.
4 - 9 p.m.
Downtown Kenosha lights up – literally - for the holiday season with this wondrous, family-friendly festival.
9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Come show off your car and see what the downtown area has to offer. The 13th annual show is FREE and open to all makes and models of vehicles and motorcycles.
11 a.m. – 11 p.m.
Enjoy some of the best BBQ around! This family friendly festival features a tasting Competition called People's Choice, a Community BBQ Challenge, the Kansas City Barbecue Society, music, a beer garden and more! Free admission.