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.
Hours typically are Mon.-Fri. 1 – 7 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 1 – 5 p.m.
A beautiful holiday tradition at two historic mansions on the Kemper Center grounds!
4 - 9 p.m.
Downtown Kenosha lights up – literally - for the holiday season with this wondrous, family-friendly festival. Festivities include our City Tree Lighting, free streetcar rides, Visits with Santa, the Lightin’ Up Business Decorating Contest, and so much 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.
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.
9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Gates open at 7 a.m.
Come show off your car and see what the downtown area has to offer. The 12th annual show is FREE and 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.