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Kenosha events are a big reason our community is a choice destination for so many. Nearly every day of the year, there is something special going on in the Kenosha Area! Our Calendar of Events is chock full of family-friendly festivals, museum exhibits, plays and concerts, and so much more!
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A bustling European-style mixed market near Kenosha’s lakefront. Summer finds 100+ vendors of organic produce, meats, cheeses, artisan bakery goods, art and crafts, prepared foods, entertainment, chef demos, and more.
All veterans and soldiers are welcome to stop in for some coffee, kringle and conversation. Visit the Museum's Veterans Memorial Gallery. At 11 a.m. there will be a ceremony honoring all those who have served as well as those who serve today. Free and open to the public.
The Bike Shop at Southport Rigging takes group rides from Harborside Common Grounds (5159 - 6th Ave.) in Kenosha to a coffee shop in Zion, IL every Saturday morning at 8 a.m. It is a weekly 26 mile ride, starting in late March and stopping when it snows in November. The ride is mostly flat and suitable for all levels of riders. No sign up necessary, just show up. If you can't make it one week, feel free to come the next.
The lighthouse and maritime museum, inside the keeper's house, documents Kenosha's lighthouse keepers, shipping and fishing history. Also climb the 1866 Southport Lighthouse. The tower stands 55 feet above the lighthouse grounds. See Kenosha, Lake Michigan and into Illinois and Racine County.
Actor's Craft presents Neil Simon's London Suite, four short plays in one hotel suite. America's premier comic playwright Neil Simon finds humor and poignancy in how absurdly we all lead our lives. Simon crosses the Atlantic for a suite of hilarious comedies set in a deluxe London hotel, a sedate place until these characters check in. Audiences can expect to laugh at the comedy, enjoy the farce, be moved by the romance, and sympathize with the conflicts.
A free family fun kite flying event at Kennedy Park, with free parking. The GRAND LAUNCH of 500 plus kites takes place at noon.
Recipes demonstrated will utilize produce available in the late spring and early summer. Cost is $25 or $20 for Friends of the Museums. Advance registration required.
It is time again for the annual Blessing of the Fleet, part of our rich maritime heritage. Kenosha Yacht Club is one of Kenosha’s oldest organizations and was originally chartered in 1912. Clergy will offer the traditional blessing from the docks of the Kenosha Yacht Club to all who pass before them.