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  • Old Settlers Park
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Old Settlers Oktoberfest

September 10, 2016

(262) 859-1869
(262) 843-4003

Hours:

12 – 8 p.m.

The 6th Annual Old Settlers Oktoberfest will feature a fun run, authentic German food and beverages, dancing, Edelweiss kids dance, classic car show, kid games, the Dachshund Dash, raffle prizes and a fireworks finale.

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  • Prairie Springs Park and Lake Andrea
  • RecPlex
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Scary in the Prairie 5K Walk/Run

October 29, 2016

Dress up in your favorite costume and participate in this fall family costume fun run through the wooded trails of Prairie Springs Park.

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  • Kenosha's Electric Streetcar
  • Kenosha Streetcar Society
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Kenosha Streetcar Day

September 17, 2016

(262) 653-4287

Hours:

10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Celebrate Kenosha’s Electric Streetcars! Featuring tours of the “streetcar barn” (Joseph McCarthy Transit Center), interactive displays, vendors, the Kenosha Lego Users Group, and the Streetcars will be in operation and available for photo-ops!

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  • Cheese-A-Palooza (2014)
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Cheese-A-Palooza

September 3, 2016 – September 4, 2016
(262) 564-8800

Hours:

11 a.m. - 10 p.m.

All things cheese will be celebrated during the two-day Cheese-A-Palooza festival along the harbor downtown on Labor Day weekend.

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  • Kenosha Public Museum
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Kenosha Festival of Cartooning

September 15, 2016 – September 17, 2016

The Kenosha Festival of Cartooning welcomes nationally and internationally-known cartoonists to Kenosha each year to share their stories, display their work, conduct workshops, and meet fans of the funny pages and other forms of cartooning.  

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  • Pringle Nature Center
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Pringle Nature Center Event: Fall Fun Fest and International Migratory Bird Day Celebration

September 17, 2016

(262) 857-8008

Hours:

11 a.m. – 3 p.m.

Join Pringle’s annual festival as birds are celebrated. There will be a falconer, hayrides, food, and more.

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  • Library Park
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City of Kenosha Fall Festival

October 8, 2016

The City of Kenosha's Fall Festival features entertainment and activities including children's crafts and games.

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  • Petrifying Springs Park
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Kenosha County Fall Wheel Ride

October 1, 2016

(262) 857-1869

Hours:

9 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Kenosha County Executive Jim Kreuser invites bike riders of all ability levels to participate in the Seventh Annual Fall Wheel Ride to Petrifying Springs Park.

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  • Alpaca Art
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Alpaca Art Family Night

July 1, 2016, August 5, 2016, September 2, 2016, October 7, 2016, November 4, 2016, December 2, 2016

(262) 657-4444

Hours:

5 – 9 p.m.

Every First Friday of the month, enjoy Family Night at Alpaca Art. Half off studio fees for parents and kids painting on this night. Feel free to bring snacks or beverages. Reservations required.

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  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
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  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion 2013 image
  • Durkee Mansion - Drawing Room and Morning Room
  • historic Kemper Center - Durkee Mansion and Simmons Gymnasium
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Christmas at Kemper: Durkee Mansion Open House

November 27-December 4, 2016, December 9-11, 2016, December 16-18, 2016, December 23, 2016

(262) 925-8040

Hours:

Nov 27: 1 - 5 p.m.

Nov 28-Dec 2: 1 - 7 p.m.

Dec 3-4: 1 - 5 p.m.

All other dates listed: 1 - 4 p.m.

The historic mansion is lavishly decorated for the period in celebration of Christmas. The former home of Senator Charles Durkee was built in the 1860’s and is decorated for the holiday season by dedicated and talented volunteers.

Admission is free; donations are gratefully accepted.

This is part of Christmas at Kemper, a series of holiday events at the historic Kemper Center.