This is 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.
11 a.m. - 11 p.m.
Grill Games BBQ Competition & Lakefront Festival is a music festival featuring outstanding musical acts, a Wisconsin State Championship BBQ contest with teams from the Kansas City Barbeque Society, a Family Fun Area, a Community BBQ Challenge and a Carnival!
HarborPark Jazz & Blues Festival fills the lakefront with the sounds of jazz, funk and soul. Watch for the lineup as the date approaches.
12 - 4 p.m.
Triple Dipper: Ice Cream, Music & Fun, a Family Ice Cream Social at the Southport Light Station Museum!
Sat. 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., Sun. 9 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Reenactors encamped on Simmons Island add to the atmosphere of the Colonial through Western Fur Trade era of the 1650s through 1850s at the 16th Annual Pike River Rendezvous. This family-friendly event is free and open to the public.
Taste of Wisconsin™ takes place at Celebration Place in Downtown Kenosha, along the breathtaking shores of Lake Michigan. This is a family-friendly celebration of all things tasteful and all things truly Wisconsin in their flavor. Admission is FREE.
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
This is the 51st annual art fair presented by the Friends of the Kenosha Public Museums. The event is held outside the Kenosha Public Museum and the Civil War Museum next door! Admission is free.
6 – 11:30 a.m. Race starts approximately 8 a.m.
Join the Kenosha YMCA for the 38th Annual Firecracker! The race will take place along Kenosha’s scenic lakefront harbor and historic district. Strollers welcome in 5K only. It starts at Library Park.