8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Hosted by the Southern Wisconsin All Airborne Chapter of the 82nd Airborne Division Association Inc. 100% of all funds raised go to our wounded warriors. All cars, motorcycles, military vehicles, and trucks are welcome. $10 show entry; spectators free.
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.
Most Wednesdays and Saturdays at 6 p.m.
(excludes June 21, July 19, Aug 9)
Family focused choreographed Water Ski Show Team performs on Lake Mary. Free admission and free parking.
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.
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.
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.
Hours vary by participating location
Downtown merchants roll out the welcome mats with extended hours, special promotions and sales, live entertainment and family activities.
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.
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!
7 - 9 p.m.
Bring the family for fall fun by candlelight. Hike the two-mile trail on your own or join us for a shorter guided hike. There will be a bonfire for marshmallows. Meet at the Visitor Center.