BUSINESS UPDATES related to Health and Public Safety

3/17/2020 - Kenosha Area Convention & Visitors Bureau Staff

Captain Mike's Burger & Beer Bar, Kenosha WI
The Lettering Machine, Kenosha WI
The Stella Hotel & Ballroom, Kenosha WI

We're Ready When You Are!

Whether you are ready to visit, dine out, shop in stores, or if you prefer virtual experiences, delivery, or are still just looking around, the Kenosha Area has you covered. Our shops, restaurants, and attractions are prepared to serve you when and how you are most comfortable.

FAQs - Updated 4/1/2021

COVID-19 NEWS: Precautions are being taken to keep our community as safe and welcoming as possible. For additional information about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) in the Kenosha Area, please visit the Kenosha County Website. City of Kenosha Transit has waived bus fees for transportation to COVID vaccination sites, details can be found here

SAFER AT HOME / SHELTER IN PLACE / CURFEW: There are currently NOT any safer at home, shelter in place, or curfew directives in place for the Kenosha Area. 

MASKS: Please note that masks are currently required in all public places in the City of Kenosha, through May 27, 2021 unless otherwise noted by officials. The City of Kenosha Mask regulations can be found here.

DINING: Restaurants and Bars are open for business. Safety precautions are being encouraged by the Kenosha County Division of Health KickStart Plan for guest safety, including increased sanitation, physical distancing, and capacity limitations. If you have questions about an individual business, please contact the business to inquire about their practices.

PUBLIC SAFETY: The Kenosha Area is a friendly and welcoming place - and our residents, elected officials, and visitors continue to make it even better. If you have questions about public safey, we encourage you to visit the City of Kenosha Public Safety webpage or to Contact the Kenosha Police Department or Kenosha County Sheriff's Department.


Local Business Updates - Updated 4/1/2021

Click the links below for details about the businesses mentioned. 

A Summer's Garden Florist - In-person shopping and delivery service available. Check their Facebook and Instagram accounts for additional shopping options. 

Actor's Craft – Acting and public relations classes available. Call 262-705-0194 for additional details, or visit their website. Gift Certificates Available. 

Against the Grain Creative Concepts – Offering select open shop dates, see their Facebook page for additional details. Check out the Virtual Shop Tours or call 262-764-9366 to discuss custom orders. 

Alpaca Art – Studio now open for on-site paint-your-own sessions - RESERVATIONS ARE SUGGESTED. Grab & Go Paint Your Own Pottery Kits on their website. Gift certificates are available to purchase online as well. Check out the Alpaca Art Facebook Page for additional updates.

Anderson Arts Center – Now open. Limited to 10 guests at a time. 

Apis – Dine-In Service and a Special carryout menu. Call 262-220-7120 to make reservations or place takeout orders. Follow the restaurant Facebook Page for updates.

ArtWorks & The Pencillarium - Open for in-store shopping and framing services. Check the Artworks Facebook Page for additional details. 

Ashling on the Lough – Dine-in, Carryout, Curbside, and Delivery via EatStreet available. Check the Ashling on the Lough Facebook Page for additional details and updates. 

Beef Jerky Experience - Now open for in-store shopping at Pleasant Prairie Premium Outlets. Check their Facebook Page for additional store updates. 

Big Star Drive-In – Open for the season! No glass mugs, tray service, or trash pick up at this time. You are welcome to eat in your vehicle, but are asked to take your trash to the neared garbage can or bring your food home to enjoy. 

Bisou Lingerie – Open by appointment to shop in store or for bra fittings. Call 262-653-0112 or visit the online booking option on the store’s Facebook Page to schedule an appointment. Curbside pickup available. Please no walk-ins at this time.

Boat House Pub & Eatery - Dine-In and Carryout Available. Call 262-654-9922 to place your order. 

Boundless Adventures – Season open April 2 - Fall 2021. Gift cards are available to purchase via the website. 

Brat Stop - Cheese shop is open daily. Restaurant is open dine-in and carryout. Ask about the new Take Out Family Meals. Visit their Facebook Page for additional updates and specials. 

Brighton Dale Links - Golf Season now open. Book tee times online. 

Bristol 45 Diner - Open for dine-in and carryout. Check the Facebook Page for additional updates. 

Captain Mike's – Dine-in and Carryout options available for Lunch and Dinner daily, as well as weekend breakfast. Curbside pickup and delivery available, too. Check out the new Friday Fish Fry, Take Home Mac & Cheese Kits, and Captain's Special Seasoning. Details on Facebook. Orders can be placed by phone or by visiting their new website

Casa Capri - Open for dine-in, carryout and delivery. Call 262-551-7171 to order or make reservations.

Century Pub – Open for dine-in and carryout. Check the Century Facebook Page for daily specials and additional updates. 

Choo Choo Charlie's Shriner Diner - Reopening Spring 2021.

Civil War Museum – Open Monday - Saturday, 10 am - 4:30 p.m. Closed Sunday. Find additional updates and virtual programming information on their Facebook Page

Coffee Pot - Open for dine-in and carryout. Now accepting credit cards and offering DoorDash for delivery service. Watch The Coffee Pot Facebook Page for additional updates.   

Culver's of Pleasant Prairie – Open for dine-in, carryout, and drive-thru service. Accepting phone in orders at 262-857-2663 for parking lot pick-up.

DeBerge's Framing & Gallery - Open for in-person shopping. Limit of 5 people in the shop at a time, private shopping appointments can be scheduled.

Dinosaur Discovery Museum – Open Tuesday - Saturday, Noon - 4:30 p.m., closed Sunday - Monday. Check out the museum's Facebook Page for additional details and updates or visit their Reopening Plan page on their website

Dog Parks - Kenosha County Dog Parks are open. City of Kenosha Dog Park is open. Please respect physical distancing when engaging with other pet families.

Duck Duck Goose –  Enjoy in-person shopping or virtual shopping via Facebook with convenient curbside pick-up or FREE local delivery. Shipping arrangements can also be made. Learn more on their Facebook Page.

Durkee Mansion at Kemper Center - Durkee Mansion temporarily closed. 

El Camino Kitchen - Now Open for din-in, carryout, and curbside pick-up! Check out their Facebook Page to learn more.  

Electric Streetcar – Restricted to 15 passengers on board at this time. Any questions about the Streetcar service can be directed to 262-653-4287. $1 per ride for adults, 50-cents for kid ages 5-12, free for kids 4 and under. Ask about an all-day pass for $3.50/person.

Elsie Mae's Bakery & Cannery - Available at Tenuta's Delicatessen! Watch for Little Red Pie Wagon Pop Up Store Dates on the Elsie Mae's Facebook Page, as well as other information about pie specials and more. 

Equinox botanical boutique – Open for in-store shopping, private shopping, online shopping, and curbside pickup. Shop  online! Watch the Equinox Facebook Page for updates. 

Franks Diner – Open for dine-in and carryout. Credit cards are now accepted. Please check the Franks Diner Facebook Page for additional updates. Please call one of the two phone numbers for to-go orders 262-657-1017 or 262-359-0053. 

Fusion – Check the Kenosha Fusion Facebook Page for re-broadcasts of music performances and the current schedule of live events such as Open Mic Nights!

Green Acres – Spring Season opening soon!

Harborside Common Grounds –  Open for dine-in, carryout, and curbside service. Place orders by calling 262-652-5211 for curbside pickup. Check out the Common Grounds Facebook Page for additional updates and menu sheets. 

Hawthorn Hollow – Hawthorn Hollow Nature Sanctuary and Arboretum closed for the season. Watch their facebook page for updates about special events. Spring season will open March 1.

HobNob – Open for dine-in service. Reservations suggested. Private dining rooms available. Check the restaurant Facebook Page for additional updates. Closed Mondays. 

House of Gerhard – Dine-In, Carryout, and Curbside Pick-Up. Check the House of Gerhard Facebook Page for more details and Carryout menu offerings. 

House of Nutrition -  In-store shopping, curbside pick-up, and delivery available. Details on their Facebook Page - including current hours of operation.

Iguana Wana – Dermalog Temperature Check Machine in use for safety. Indoor dining, outdoor dining, curbside pick-up and carryout available. Check the Iguana Wana Facebook Page for additional updates and current hours. 

Inner Child Comics & Collectibles - Open by appointment only. Please call 262-653-0400 to schedule.  

Italian American Supper Club – Dine-in, carryout, or curbside service available. Place your order by calling 262-658-4881. Visit the IA Facebook Page for their Carry Out Menu, hours, and additional details. 

Jerry Smith Country Store – Closed for the season. Check out the Jerry Smith Facebook Page for details and Spring produce availability.

Jerry Smith Feed & Seed Station - Open for in-person shopping. Check out the huge selection of supplies for your dog - food, treats, toys, accessories, and more. Follow the store on Facebook for additional updates. 

Jockey – Downtown Factory Store Open Daily for in-person shopping. 

Johnny'Z Pour House - Open for dine-in, carry out, and front door pickup. Check the Johnny'Z Facebook Page for updates and daily specials. 

K9 Kibble – Open for in-person shopping, curbside pick-up and local delivery. Self-serve dog wash is open by appointment only, please call 262-997-0504 to schedule a time. Check the store’s Facebook Page for updates. 

Kaiser’s – Open for dine-in, carryout, curbside, and delivery! Check Kaiser's Facebook Page for hours and additional updates. Daily specials available. 

Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce - A list of Chamber Businesses with adjusted hours and operations can be found here

Kenosha Area Transit - Bus service continues to operate. Care-A-Van also in operation. Fare collection for bus service and Care-a-Van service has resumed, with the exception of fees being waived for transportation on City of Kenosha buses to COVID vaccination centers for appointments. for additional details.

Kenosha Brewing Co. – Open for dine-in, carryout, curbside, and delivery service. Visit the brewery Facebook Page for additional updates. Now KBC beer is available at local grocery stores, too!

Kenosha Charter Boat Association – Plan ahead for the 2021 Fishing Season. Book your Lake Michigan fishing adventure today. For booking and additional details, call 262-945-8560.

Kenosha Comedy Club - Open for weekend shows. Check the venue's Facebook Page for updates about upcoming performances. 

Kenosha Community Sailing Center at the Kenosha Yacht Club – Watch for updates on 2021 Kayak and Stand Up Paddleboard Rentals, Youth and Adult Sailing Lessons, and the new Duck Pedal Boats!

Kenosha Creative Space – Offering virtual and in-person events. Check the Kenosha Creative Space Facebook Page to learn more about their Kenosha Strong campaign and upcoming events. 

Kenosha Dream Playground – Open year-round. Equipment is not sanitized, so please use caution when visiting. Physical distancing is required when playing at all parks, please be respectful of others using the playground. 

Kenosha HarborMarket – 2021 Market season opens in May. Applications are now available for vendors. Check the Kenosha HarborMarket Facebook Page for updates.

Kenosha History Center – Temporarily Closed. Visit the museum's Facebook page for additional details and ways to engage, or visit their webstore for gifts. 

Kenosha Public Library – All branches open, with some precautions. DETAILS CAN BE FOUND HERE. Use your library card to access the Overdrive system to read digital editions of books and magazines, as well as many other digital options. Check out the ways you can access the library from home here. 

Kenosha Public Market –  NOW OPEN at The Vault Banquet Hall located at 625 57th. Shop the online store, KPM2GO, year-round and pick up your goods via curb-side service. Gift certificates are available for the online store. Find details on the market here.

Kenosha Public Museum – Open Monday - Saturday, 10 am - 4:30 p.m. Closed Sunday. Masks will be required. For additional information, please visit the museum's Reopening Plan page on their website. Museum Munchkins Live Stream on Facebook, Wednesday mornings via Kenosha Public Museum Facebook Page. You can also explore the museums' Kids Activity Page here

Kenosha Symphony Orchestra – The 2020-2021 Season has started. Concerts will be limited attendance - advance purchase tickets are required. A smaller contingent of  Symphony members will perform for safety. Visit the KSO Facebook Page for additional details. 

Kenosha YMCA – Open to Members. Physical Distancing and Increased Sanitation Policies in Place. Please be prepared to follow all guidelines. To learn more visit 

La Fogata – Open for dine-in, carryout, and curbside service. Watch the La Fogata Facebook Page for additional updates.

Lakeside Players at the Rhode Center for the Arts. “School House Rock LIVE” is planned for March 5 – 14, 2021. Additional details here

Lemon Street Gallery – Gallery Hours are Fridays and Saturdays, 11 am. - 5 pm, and Sundays 11 am – 4 pm. Follow Lemon Street Gallery on Facebook for additional details and updates. 

Lou Perrine’s Gas & Grocery – Open 24-hours. Gas Pump service available. Delivery Service available. Follow the store Facebook Page for additional updates and information.

Mars Cheese Castle – Open daily, 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. Shop online for cheese, meats, bakery items, gift boxes, and souvenirs! Gift box shipping is available via their website. 

Mason’s Eatery & Pub – Open for dine-in, carryout, curbside and delivery. Check their Facebook Page for updates on services, specials, and offers. 

Mike Bjorn's – Open for in-person shopping and custom orders. Call 262-652-0648 for special orders or additional questions or visit their Facebook Page for updates.

Moda Bella Salon and Spa – Open by appointment. Check the Moda Bella Facebook Page for information about new procedures! Masks are required, so please come prepared.

Modern Apothecary – Open for in-store shopping, as well as curb-side pick-up. Home delivery for prescription medications and over the counter products is available, Monday – Friday, 11 am – 1 pm, this is a FREE SERVICE for purchases of $25 or more or if the delivery includes a prescription medication. Shop online here

Parks – City of Kenosha and Kenosha County Parks are open year-round during set hours (typically dawn to dusk). Please use caution as playgrounds will not be sanitized. Physical distancing should be exercised while at parks and playground areas. 

Peacetree Originals - Open for adjusted hours and pop-up store dates. Email or message orders and inquiries via Facebook

Petrifying Springs Golf Course - Golf season now open! Book your tee times online. 

Pinot's Palette - Open for in-studi paint classes, curbside take home paint kit pickups and Virtual classes.  Masks are welcomed but not required, physical distancing will be in practice. Check out the Facebook Page for availability and pick up dates. Contact directly for private parties!

Pleasant Prairie Premium Outlets – Open. Visit the mall's website to learn about how they are keeping shoppers safe. Contact individual stores for rules and policies. 

Public Craft Brewing Co. – Check Public’s Facebook Page for updates regarding the NEW and EXPANDED tap room, NOW OPEN! Dine-in, carryout, and curbside pickup for your favorite beverages and menu items. 

Pollard Gallery – Open with limited hours. Wednesday – Friday, 10am – 4pm, Saturday and Sunday noon – 4pm. Find updates on Facebook.

Richard Bong State Recreation Area - Open normal hours with some safety restrictions. Visit their website for additional details.  

R’Noggin Brewing Co. – Open for business. Check their Facebook Page for updates and availability. 

Ron's Place - Open for dine-in, carryout, and delivery via EatStreet. Check their Facebook Page for updated details on current tap selections, events, and more.  

Rustic Road Brewing Co. – Dine-in, curbside pickup or delivery, as well as growlers, 6-packs and 4-packs of a few rare varieties of beer to-go, and a unique selection of bottled wines. Check the Rustic Road Facebook Page for additional updates. Order food for GrubHub Delivery from Rustic here or call the Tap Room to place a to-go order at (262) 320-7623. 

Sandy's Popper – Open for in-store shopping, online shopping, curbside pickup and home delivery to the local Kenosha Area. Ice cream, popcorn, and gift cards can all be purchased at this time through the online store. Additionally, custom orders and out-of-town shipping orders can be placed by phone at 262-605-3202 with a credit card payment. Check out the shop’s Facebook Page for additional updates. 

Sazzy B – Open for dine-in, carryout, delivery, and curbside pickup. Book reservations online. Check the Sazzy B Facebook Page for additional information and daily updates. Click here to order online or call 262-925-8499.

Scoops Ice Cream & Candy - Open for orders, carryout and Urber Eats Delivery. Pints of Ice Cream and Quarts of Frozen Soups to-go are also available! Check the Scoops Facebook Page for updates on special offers and hours. 

Shel’s Bridal – Open by appointment. Find updates on Facebook. Ask about the adjoining wedding venue - The Vault. 

Slip 56 - Open for dine-in and carryout, curbside service by request. Check their Facebook Page for updates on hours. 

Something Different – Temporarily Closed due to fire damage.

Soon’s Sushi Café -  Now open! Dine-in and Carryout available. Check the restaurant Facebook Page for menus, details on how to order, and additional updates. 

Spanky's Bar & Grill - Open dine-in, carryout, and curbside pick-up. Check out the Spanky's Facebook Page for additional updates and details about specials. Call (262)-657-7883 to place your orders. 

Studio Moonfall – Open for in-person shopping. Free printable coloring pages are offered on the shop's Facebook page, as well as links for online shopping. 

tg's - Open for din-in, carryout, parking lot pickup, and delivery via Eatstreet! Watch for daily specials on Facebook.

Tenuta’s Deli – Open for in-person shopping. Check their Facebook page for additional updates and details. Outdoor Grill is Closed for the Season. Sign up for their newsletter via their website. 

The 1844 Table & Mash – Open for dine-in and caryout. Curbside service available. Watch their Facebook Page for updates and specials, including Friday Fish Fry and Saturday Prime Rib! Call 262-842-2000 for details and reservations. 

The Buzz Cafe – Dine-in, carryout, curbside pick-up, and delivery available. Check The Buzz Facebook Page for daily specials, deals, and more!

The Cafe at The Stella Hotel & Ballroom is open for dine-in and carryout breakfast and lunch service, see The Stella's Facebook Page for additional details. 

The Cypress Tree – Limited hours, call ahead. Face covering required. Please come prepared. 

The Daily Dose – Open for dine-in, carryout, and curbside pick-up. Order online or Call ahead to order and pay by credit card if you wish to pick-up curbside. Please check the Daily Dose Facebook Page for menu updates and additional details. 

The Down Town'R Saloon – Open for dine-in, carryout, and curbside service. Watch their Facebook Page for exciting updates.

The Garage – Open for dine-in, carryout and delivery. Head to The Garage website to browse the full menu. Check The Garage Facebook Page for additional updates and specials. 

The Girl is Polished – Offering nail and lash services. By appointment only. Call ahead to make arrangements.

The Lettering Machine – Open for curbside pick-up, call for appointments and new orders. Check out special promotions including SUPPORT SQUAD t-shirts and Kenosha fundraiser shirts on their website

The Red Oak Restaurant – Open for dine-in service, and curbside pickup! Check their website and Facebook Page for updates. 

The Spot Drive-In – Open year-round for drive-in service. Call 262-654-9294 to place orders for pick-up. Please check Facebook for additional details

To and From Gifts - Open for in-store shopping and contactless curbside pick-up. Message orders via Facebook or Instagram after browsing the photo posts to view store selection. Visit the shop Facebook Page for additional details and updates. Check out their new website:

Total Cyclery - Open for in-store shopping and repair service. There are plenty of paths and trails to enjoy in our area. Check the Total Cyclery Facebook Page for updates on hours, tips and specials. 

Trolley Dogs - Dine-in, Carryout and Delivery (GrubHub or DoorDash) available. Adjusted hours. Call to place orders and for additional details. 

Tuscany Bistro – Open for dine-in, carryout and curbside service. Please make a reservation in advance. Ask about Family Meal Bundles for Curbside Pick Up or Carry Out. Check out the Tuscany Facebook Page for additional updates. Download the ChowNow app to enjoy online ordering for carryout and curbside pickup, or call 262-891-3272. 

Twisted Cuisine – Open for limited dine-in seating; Carryout, parking lot pickup, and GrubHub delivery also available. Reservations strongly suggested. Call 262-564-0220 to place ordres or make reservations, or visit - Check the Twisted Cuisine Facebook Page for daily specials and deals! 

University of Wisconsin - Parkside - Check out the Parkside Ranger Cub Activity Book, or UW-Parkside Music and Parkside Range on Facebook for videos of music performances. 

Union Park Tavern - Open for dine-in, carryout, and curbside service. Call ahead to place your order at 262-652-6454 or 262-652-0978. Reservations are highly recommended. Check the tavern's Facebook Page for additional details.

Valeo’s – Valeo’s is open for delivery and carry-out as usual! NEW - Curbside Pick-Up is also available. Order online at or over the phone at 262-657-5191. Check out the mobile app for customized delivery options like contactless drop off and pre-tipping your delivery driver. 

Villa D'Carlo - Open for dine-in service, Delivery and Carryout. Now offering curbside pick-up as well. Ask about par-baked and frozen pizzas to take home. Call 654-3932 to place orders, or if the line is busy, call 515-1280. Check the Villa D'Carlo Facebook Page for additional updates. 

Washington Park Municipal Golf Course "MUNI" - Golf Season open April 2 - Fall 2021. 

Waterfront Warehouse - Open for dine-in, carryout, and curbside pick-up. Check the Waterfront Warehouse Facebook Page for updates. 

Western Kenosha County Transit - Western Kenosha County Transit is continuing to offer door-to-door and regular fixed-route public transit to Kenosha County residents west of I-94. During this time, all riders needing to make essential trips are encouraged to request door-to-door service instead of the fixed route. Service may be extended to destinations in neighboring Wisconsin counties, based on availability. Find more details here.

Wilmot Mountain – Open for the season. Check the Wilmot Mountain website for snow conditions. Private and Group Lessons available to book. Please visit the website for all current conditions and precautions. 

Wine Knot – Limited seating indoors and in private (heated) outdoor gazebos! Carryout and curbside service also available. Watch their Facebook Page for additional information and updates. 


Local Business Updates - Updated 2/4/2021

Several Kenosha Area lodging properties are offering discounted rates for asymptomatic essential employees, first responders, and healthcare workers during the health crisis. Find other hotel packages with special rates and deals here.

Best Western Executive - 20% Discount for essential employees

Candlewood Suites - $55/night for traveling nurses. Call for additional details.

Circa on Seventh – Wedding dates available this year for your reception! Ask about the Boutique Wedding Package, which includes an intimate on-site ceremony.

Country Inn & Suites - 25% Off healthcare workers and/or first responders.  Visit the property's website and enter "hosmed" when booking to get this special rate, or call 262-857-3680 to speak with a local customer service representative to make your reservation. 

Hampton Inn & Suites - $65/night for essential employees, first responders, and healthcare workers.

In other lodging news:

The Apis Hotel & Restaurant - The Restaurant at The Apis is NOW OPEN. Check their Facebook Page for updates and sneak peeks regarding the hotel property. 

The Stella Hotel & Ballroom – Now offering a WORK AWAY FROM HOME package! Enjoy quiet and privacy from 8 am – 5 pm with spacious work areas, single cup coffee brewers, free wi-fi and more! Just $59 per day – perfect for meeting days or when you need to concentrate on projects. Call to book your reservations at Kenosha's newest boutique hotel in a beautiful historic building!

Upper East – The newest event venue in Downtown Kenosha, brought to you by Culinary Infusion. This urban space offers expansive windows with great views of historic downtown and accommodates up to 350 guests. NOW OPEN. 

For updates about events in the area, please refer to our calendar of events. View the Kenosha Area Convention & Visitors Bureau's NEW Kenosha Area Activity Book here.

The Kenosha Area Convention & Visitors Bureau I-94 Visitor Information Center is open to the public and currently staffed for winter hours (Monday – Saturday, 8am – 4pm). The Downtown Kenosha office and Visitor Information Center remains closed to the public, however our administrative staff is working hard to assist local residents and travelers with any questions they may have via Facebook Messenger, Twitter, our website contact form or email at 

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