12 - 3 p.m.
The first Friday of each month, the Kenosha Area Convention & Visitors Bureau hosts a free, fun, informative, and tasty Open House at its I-94 Visitor Information Center. Travelers taking a break from the road, as well as local residents - tourists in their own town - are invited.
11 a.m. - 11 p.m.
The fourth annual Grill Games BBQ Competition & Lakefront Festival is the ultimate destination for all ages and offers two fun-filled days with free admission and live entertainment. The festival is located on Kenosha’s beautiful harbor lakefront at 56th Street and 1st Avenue.
This fun and exciting race is just for kids! Broken into two divisions by age, this race is a great way to introduce kids to the benefits of multi-sport participation.
8 a.m. - midnight
Take the whole family out to the FAIR! Enjoy great food, attractions, entertainment, and more at the 94th Annual Kenosha County Fair! 2014 theme: Days of Swine and Roses.
12 - 4 p.m.
Triple Dipper: Ice Cream, Music & Fun, a Family Ice Cream Social at the Southport Light Station Museum! To help celebrate National Lighthouse Day all Kenosha County Residents are invited to climb to the top of the Lighthouse Tower for FREE! ($5 for Out of County adult visitors.) All children 8 to 12 years old climb FREE! (Must be 8 or older to climb.)
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 1740s through 1840s at the 16th Annual Pike River Rendezvous. This family-friendly event is free and open to the public.
Fri. 3 – 11 p.m., Sat. 11 a.m. – 11 p.m., Sun. 11 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Presented by American Family Insurance, Taste of Wisconsin™ will take 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.
The Friends of the Kenosha Public Museums are pleased to announce the 50th Annual Friends of the Museums Art Fair. The Art Fair is held on the Museums Campus at 56th Street and First Avenue and includes outdoor booths and indoor booths at the Kenosha Public Museum and Civil War Museum. More than 100 exhibitors will be on hand for this annual summer family event, which attracts thousands of visitors from around the area. Stroll through the beautiful lakefront setting and enjoy fine art and craft displays.
Open July 5, 2014 - September 1, 2014, Sat. and Sun. only, plus Labor Day Monday
10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Taking its framework from the summer day in 1574 when Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth visited the English hamlet of Bristol, the Bristol Renaissance Faire is located just west of I-94’s Russell Road exit, near Kenosha. Enjoy 16th Century merriment, music, food and games.