Top 20 Shutterbug Hot Spots

6/15/2018 - Kenosha Area Convention & Visitors Bureau Staff

people with souvenirs, shopping at Mars Cheese Castle
North Pier Lighthouse, Lake Michigan, harbor
Sesquicentennial Bandshell at Pennoyer Park
Petrifying Springs Park Biergarten Oktoberfest
Big Star Drive-In
man's catch on Lake Michigan with Kenosha Charter Boat Association

If you’re looking for some iconic places to take a few photos, we have some suggestions!

  1. At the famous red North Pier Lighthouse on Simmons Island
  2. At the Jelly Belly Visitor Center by the wall of jelly beans
  3. With the giant metal dinosaur outside the Dinosaur Discovery Museum
  4. Anywhere at Mars Cheese Castle
  5. Next to your favorite mural around town — check out Starry Night at DeBerge’s or the AMC Gremlin near House of Nutrition
  6. With a giant turkey leg at the Bristol Renaissance Faire
  7. From the top of the Southport Lighthouse
  8. At the Welcome to Wisconsin sign at the I-94 Visitor Information Center
  9. With Abraham Lincoln — you’ll find him at Library Park, the Civil War Museum, and Carthage College
  10. On a hiking trail at Richard Bong State Recreation Area
  11. From the top of the snow tubing hill at Wilmot Mountain
  12. With one of our famous neon signs at The Coffee Pot, Big Star, or The Spot Drive-In
  13. At one of the many outdoor concerts during the summer
  14. With your toes in the sand at Simmons Island Beach
  15. Crossing a scenic bridge at Petrifying Spring Park
  16. On the track at the historic Washington Park Velodrome
  17. Holding your catch while out on a Kenosha Charter Boat Association fishing excursion
  18. With your favorite brew from one of our local breweries or biergartens
  19. Aboard one of seven historic Electric Streetcars
  20. By the Hebior Mammoth — a woolly mammoth (excavated right here in Kenosha County) — you’ll find him at the Kenosha Public Museum

As you explore our area, we know you’ll snap a couple shots on your camera or mobile device. Share your photos with the Visit Kenosha team by using our #KenoshaFun hashtag on your favorite social media platform! We love seeing visitors’ photos of fun, so tag away! Find your favorite pics and enter them in our annual Picture Your Kenosha Photo Contest. Each year we select three winners who are awarded bragging rights and a dining experience for two at a local restaurant. We use photo contest photos on our social media accounts, in our visitors guide, and more.

Kenosha Area Convention & Visitors Bureau Staff

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