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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
  • Jockey Factory Store - Downtown Kenosha
  • Downtown Kenosha
  • Sandy's Popper
  • Lemon Street Gallery

Second Saturday

October 11, 2014, November 8, 2014, December 13, 2014, January 10, 2015, February 14, 2015, March 14, 2015, April 11, 2015, May 9, 2015, June 13, 2015, July 11, 2015, August 8, 2015, September 12, 2015, October 10, 2015, November 14, 2015, December 12, 2015
(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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  • 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!  

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2015 All-Breed Dog Shows and Obedience/Rally Trials

September 5, 2015 - September 6, 2015
(262) 654-4831

Hours:

8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Kenosha Kennel Club's AKC licensed dog show and obedience/rally trials. Featuring more than 900 dogs representing 127 different breeds (an estimate). Two days, two shows. Spectators welcome. Free admission. $5 parking fee.

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  • Downtown Kenosha Classic Cruise-In (2014)
  • Downtown Kenosha Classic Cruise-In (2014)
  • Downtown Kenosha Classic Cruise-In
  • Downtown Kenosha Classic Cruise-In
  • Downtown Kenosha Classic Cruise-In

2015 Downtown Kenosha Classic Cruise-In

September 5, 2015

Come show off your car and see what the downtown area has to offer. The 12th annual show is open to all makes and models of vehicles and motorcycles.

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  • Wilmot Raceway, Jelly Belly, Jockey at First Fridays
  • Brat Stop at First Fridays
  • Sandy's Popper at First Fridays
  • Culver's Pleasant Prairie at First Fridays
  • First Fridays at the I-94 Visitor Information Center
  • tg's Restaurant & Pub at First Fridays

First Fridays at the I-94 Visitor Information Center

October 3, 2014, November 7, 2014, December 5, 2014, January 2, 2015, February 6, 2015, March 6, 2015, April 3, 2015, May 1, 2015, June 5, 2015, July 3, 2015, August 7, 2015, September 4, 2015, October 2, 2015, November 6, 2015, December 4, 2015

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.

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  • Grill Games
  • Grill Games
  • Grill Games
  • Enjoy a carnival at Grill Games
  • Grill Games
  • Enjoy music at Grill Games
  • Grill Games
  • Grill Games
  • Grill Games
  • Kenosha Sculpture Walk at HarborPark - "My Pi"

2015 Grill Games BBQ Competition & Lakefront Festival

August 21, 2015 – August 22, 2015

(262) 654-1234

Hours:

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!

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  • Kenosha County Fair
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2014
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2014
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2014
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2014
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2014
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2014
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2014
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2014
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2014
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2013
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2014
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2014
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2014 - pig racing
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2014
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2013
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2013
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2014
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2013
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2013
  • Kenosha County Fair - 2014
  • Wilmot Raceway

Kenosha County Fair 2015

August 19, 2015 - August 23, 2015

(262) 862-6121
(262) 843-2016

Hours:

8 a.m. - midnight

Take the whole family out to the FAIR! Enjoy great food, attractions, entertainment, and more at the 95th Annual Kenosha County Fair! 

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  • Enjoy a tasty treat!
  • Climb the Southport Lighthouse!
  • Listen to great music!
  • Enjoy a tasty treat!
  • Tour the Southport Light Station Museum!
  • Enjoy a tasty treat!
  • Enjoy a tasty treat!
  • Southport Light Station Museum
  • Kenosha History Center

Triple Dipper Ice Cream Social

August 8, 2015

(262) 654-5770

Hours:

12 - 4 p.m.

Triple Dipper:  Ice Cream, Music & Fun, a Family Ice Cream Social at the Southport Light Station Museum!