10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Art, Music, Food and Nature are seamlessly blended together at one of the more popular and well respected Art Fairs in southeastern Wisconsin. Admission Fee: $5.00 donation per vehicle. Artist applications deadline: June 30, 2013.
9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
More details to come. Advance registration is required.
Saturdays, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
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.
Sat. 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Sun. 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.
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.
Open for self-tours April-October, Fri.-Sun. 1-4 p.m. or by appointment.
The Durkee Mansion, one of Kenosha’s unique historical landmarks, is a cream brick Italianate, Victorian style home located among the Kemper Center properties on the lakefront. The public is invited to tour the home through October, when it will then close to prepare for the holiday season.
Mon.-Fri. 1 – 7 p.m., Sat.-Sun. 1 – 5 p.m.
Featuring the Gallery of Trees in the Anderson Arts Center: stroll through an amazing display of beautifully, creatively decorated Christmas trees, wreaths and mantle pieces throughout the entire mansion. Also visit Durkee Mansion: Come delight in a Victorian Christmas of Olde by touring the former home of Senator Charles Durkee decorated in the 1860’s style for the holiday season by dedicated and talented volunteers.
This is an exhibition, auction and raffle of fully-decorated Christmas trees, wreaths and other holiday decorations. The Gallery of Trees is a holiday fundraising event to benefit Kemper Center and the Anderson Arts Center. Fundraiser includes silent auction, raffle tickets, food, and beverages.
The annual Grill Games BBQ Competition & Lakefront Festival is the ultimate destination for all ages! Sponsored by Kenosha Area Chamber of Commerce, this two-day event includes a Kansas City Barbecue Society (KCBS) sanctioned competition, music festival, and more.
Nestled on the shores of Lake Michigan, the HarborPark Jazz and Blues festival is produced by the volunteer efforts of the MaryLou & Arthur F. Mahone Fund. This outdoor music fest features an array of national jazz & blues artists and attracts thousands of music fans to Kenosha’s scenic Celebration Place. Among the artists in 2013: David Benoit.
8 a.m. - midnight
Take the whole family out to the FAIR! Enjoy great food, attractions, entertainment, and more at the 93rd Annual Kenosha County Fair! 2013 theme: Harvest the Fair.