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6 Steps to Enjoy the Winter in Kenosha

The clocks are turned back, the sun sets at 4:30pm, and once again we are all simply hoping our windshields will defrost enough for us to get to work on time. If you’re from the Midwest, or travel to us, you know the cons of Wisconsin winters… but that’s why I’m here! To give you a breakdown on how…

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Giving Tuesday

The National Day of Giving takes place the Tuesday following Thanksgiving. Please consider supporting a nonprofit organization in the Kenosha Area. Show some love by making a monetary donation to (or becoming a member or volunteer of) a favorite: museum art gallery music organization other cultural…

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Holiday Cheer Crawl Tickets On Sale

The Holiday Cheer Crawl is part of Merry & Bright – a collection of holiday events and activities for residents and visitors to enjoy all season long. The only thing better than a good drink is a great sale and that's why I am so excited that the Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce is combining the…

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Six Weeks of Harmonix Christmas Concerts

The Christmas holiday is my absolute favorite time of year and every year I look for new ways to enjoy the magic of the season. Christmas wouldn’t be as special without all the wonderful music…for me, it just ties the whole season together. This year Kenosha has a very merry addition to bring us all…

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Dine Local on Thanksgiving

Leave the stress at the door this year when it comes to celebrating Thanksgiving with your family and friends. Let Kenosha Area restaurants and eateries do the cooking for you! From full menus and buffets to prepared meals and carryout options, there is a way for you to make sure everyone in your…

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Bundle Up Kenosha: Winter-Wear Collection

Visit Kenosha is spearheading a winter-wear collection drive called Bundle Up Kenosha now through January 6, 2023. Please help us keep Kenosha warm this winter! All donations will stay in the community and be distributed to those in need through ELCA Outreach Center. Here is what we need: New or…

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New Social Media Endeavors For Visit Kenosha

You’ve been seeing her on TikTok, now let us introduce you to our new Digital Media Specialist, Jenna Zeihen. In September 2022, Jenna joined our Visit Kenosha team in the newly created position. Here, in her first Visit Kenosha blog, she talks a bit about her role. Upon arriving to Visit Kenosha…

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A Love For Local Coffee Shops

The smell of roasted beans; the sound of distant neighbors connecting; the view of a city we’ve all grown to love… You know what I’m talking about before I even talk about it: Small town coffee shops. Some areas are limited to just one or two to find their favorite iced/steamed pick-me-ups, but our…

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New Fall/Winter FUN 101 List

I need you to STOP what you’re doing – ok – AFTER you read this short blog post – and head over to our FUN 101 web page! Our new online Fall 2022 / Winter 2023 FUN 101 list has launched! Visit Kenosha produces this list of 101 Things to See & Do for $10 & Under (Many are FREE!). The list is for all…

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Fall Fun and Halloween Hauntings in Kenosha

Summer festival season is quickly followed by fall festival season in Kenosha, Wisconsin! From a flannel fest, underwear run, and hayrides to ghost tours, a haunted house, and more Halloween events, there are many reasons to visit Kenosha in the coming months. Here are five places you’ll want to…

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