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  • Harborside Common Grounds
  • Southport Rigging

Weekly Common Grounds Coffee Ride

Saturdays, March 22, 2014 (estimated start date) - November (when the snow flies)

(262) 652-2522

Hours:

Saturdays, 8 a.m.

The Bike Shop at Southport Rigging takes group rides from Harborside Common Grounds (5159 - 6th Ave.) in Kenosha to a coffee shop in Zion, IL every Saturday morning at 8 a.m. It is a weekly 26 mile ride, starting in late March and stopping when it snows in November. The ride is mostly flat and suitable for all levels of riders. No sign up necessary, just show up. If you can't make it one week, feel free to come the next.

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  • Kenosha HarborMarket - Winter HarborMarket

Kenosha Winter HarborMarket

Remaining 2014 dates: Saturdays, October 18 - December 20

(262) 914-1252

Hours:

Saturdays, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

You'll find about two dozen vendors inside the historic Rhode Center for the Arts, including cheeses, artisan bakery goods, art, crafts, prepared foods, and more. Visit the listed website for this week's lineup.

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  • Mayor Slayer
  • Kemper Center

Kemper Center Haunted House

October 3, 2014 - October 25, 2014

(262) 657-6005

Hours:

Fri.-Sat., 7 - 11 p.m.

Admission: $7 / $5 for kids under 10. Presented by Kenosha County Teen Task Force of the Concerned Citizens Coalition. 

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  • Kenosha HarborMarket

Kenosha HarborMarket

Saturdays, May 17, 2014 - October 11, 2014

(262) 914-1252

Hours:

Saturdays, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.

A bustling European-style mixed market near Kenosha’s lakefront. The busiest part of summer finds 130+ vendors of organic produce, meats, cheeses, artisan bakery goods, art, crafts, prepared foods, live entertainment, chef demos, and more.

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  • Southport Light Station Museum
  • Kenosha History Center

Southport Light Station Museum Open for the Season

Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays, May 10, 2014 - October 26, 2014

(262) 654-5770

Hours:

Fri.-Sat. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sun. 12 p.m. - 4 p.m. Operating schedule is weather dependent.

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.

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  • Durkee Mansion
  • Durkee Mansion
  • Kemper Center

Durkee Mansion - Historical Mansion Tours

Fridays-Sundays, April 4, 2014 - October 26, 2014

(262) 657-6005

Hours:

Open for self-tours April-October, Fri.-Sun. 1-4 p.m. or by appointment.

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 public is invited to tour the home through October, when it will then close to prepare for the holiday season.

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  • Downtown Kenosha
  • Lemon Street Gallery
  • Sandy's Popper

Second Saturday

September 13, 2014, October 11, 2014, November 8, 2014, December 13, 2014
(262) 925-3463

Hours:

Hours vary by participating location

Downtown merchants roll out the welcome mats with extended hours, special promotions and sales, live entertainment and family activities. 

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  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Anderson Arts Center 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Anderson Arts Center 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Anderson Arts Center 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Anderson Arts Center 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion
  • Anderson Arts Center gift shop
  • Kemper Center

Christmas at Kemper and Gallery of Trees

November 30, 2014 - December 7, 2014

(262) 657-6005
(262) 653-0481

Hours:

Mon.-Fri. 1 – 7 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 1 – 5 p.m.

Featuring the Gallery of Trees in the Anderson Arts Center: stroll through an amazing display of beautifully, creatively decorated Christmas trees, wreaths and mantle pieces throughout the entire mansion. Also visit Durkee Mansion.

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  • Gallery of Trees 2011 photos
  • Gallery of Trees 2011 photos
  • Gallery of Trees 2011 photos
  • Gallery of Trees 2011 photos
  • Anderson Arts Center gift shop
  • Kemper Center

Christmas at Kemper and Gallery of Trees Opening Night Gala

November 29, 2014

This is an exhibition, auction and raffle of fully-decorated Christmas trees, wreaths and other holiday decorations.

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  • Lightin' Up! 2013
  • Santa in Downtown Kenosha
  • Lightin' Up! 2013
  • Lightin' Up! 2013

Lightin' Up!

November 28, 2014
(262) 925-3463

Hours:

4 - 9 p.m. +

Join Downtown Kenosha as the City of Kenosha kicks off the holiday season in the brightest of fashion! Downtown Kenosha’s Lightin' Up festivities begin at a special ceremony filled with music and fun as the Mayor and a few lucky children flip the switch to light the City's Official Christmas Tree! Then, enjoy magical lights and holiday cheer throughout Downtown as businesses offer family friendly activities, special holiday sales, live entertainment, art exhibits and more!