Most Wednesdays and Saturdays at 6 p.m.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.