Carlisle Family Dog Parkthings to do in the fall and for halloween


Enjoy the Fall season and Halloween in Kenosha! Fall festivals and Oktoberfest events begin in early September in the Kenosha Area. That’s followed by Halloween event season. During the fall harvest, you can expect to find lots of fresh produce and fall-themed decorations from vendors at our Saturday Farmers Markets: Kenosha HarborMarket and Kenosha Public Market. We have recommendations for leaf peeping spots as well!


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Petrifying Springs Park in fallFall Colors

While it’s hard to predict when the fall colors will peak in any given year, mid to late October is typically a great time to enjoy the show of many colors, courtesy of Mother Nature.

5 of the Best Places to See Fall Foliage in Kenosha County:

Jerry Smith Produce & Pumpkin FarmPumpkin Farm

Bring the whole family for a fun outing at Jerry Smith Produce & Pumpkin Farm featuring:

  • Hand-painted pumpkin displays
  • Pumpkins to purchase
  • Hayrides
  • Corn maze
  • Petting zoo
  • Haunted forest
  • A country store full of produce and treats such as taffy apples, pumpkin donuts, and delicious frosted cookies
  • And more

The farm’s fall season kicks off in mid-September.

Pinot's PaletteCreate Your Own Halloween Art

Create a piece of art at Alpaca Art, a pottery-painting studio. Choose from the wide selection of bisque - plates, bowls, banks, boxes, figurines. Then sit, relax, and paint! As Halloween approaches, the shop offers many items with themes such as pumpkins, Dracula, gourds, spiders, witches, and Frankenstein. Make your own unique candy dish!

Pinot's Palette is a paint studio that offers guided painting classes. Their event calendar includes Halloween-theme paintings as we get closer to Halloween.

Visit Kenosha FUN 101 logoFall / Winter FUN 101

Twice a year, we produce a FUN 101 list: 101 Things to See & Do for $10 & Under (Many are FREE!). In September / early October, we post the Fall / Winter FUN 101. Each edition of the list features seasonal events and activities – as well as not-to-miss year-round places in the Kenosha Area. Both free items and budget-friendly ones are included.


Halloween And Fall-Themed Events

Watch for more events to populate this area as the information becomes available! Check back often!

View Entire Visit Kenosha Events Calendar Here>

Disclaimer: Event details are subject to change. Visit Kenosha doesn’t own or operate the events detailed in this calendar. If you have specific questions about an event or want to verify information, please use the contact information listed on each event page.

Things to Do


There is plenty to see and do both outdoors and indoors in Kenosha.


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