Show your support by visiting the Kenosha Public Museum (5500 First Ave.), Civil War Museum (5400 First Ave.) and Dinosaur Discovery Museum (5608 Tenth Ave.) on International Museum Day.
Open Sun.-Mon. 12 - 5 p.m., Tues.-Sat. 9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Closed Mondays September-February.
The Society of Animal Artists 52nd Annual Members Exhibition National Museum Tour. On display in the Touhey Gallery. General admission is free.
This is a family friendly 4K walk/run event that raises money for sport management, fitness management, and athletic scholarships for UW-Parkside students. The fee is $25 for adults 18+ and $17 for students 12-18 years old. People can register online at Active.com and search Bear Paws.
Fri.-Sat. 5 – 11 p.m., Sun. 12 – 7 p.m.
Weekend festival includes food, beverages, games, live entertainment, antique car show on Sunday. Free admission.
1 – 4 p.m.
Kemper Center will host “Living History Extended Tours”, free to guests of all ages. Volunteers in period costumes will greet you as you travel through the 1860s when students roamed the halls and more. Self-guided tours at Kemper Center will include the Red Brick Cloister, The Chapel, Kemper Hall School, Dining Hall, Study Hall, Library, Chemistry Lab, The Tower Stairway and ending in the Gilbert Simmons Gymnasium. There will be story tellers throughout the tour able to answer questions.
10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Richard Bong State Recreation Area announces the Dedication of the Wildlife Refuge and International Migratory Bird Day Celebration. Celebrate Birds! There is a whole day of fun bird-related activities planned and you can attend one part or enjoy them all! There is something for everyone!
9 a.m. registration, Walk is 9:30 a.m. - noon
The Shalom Center invites you to help fight hunger with a 1 or 3 mile walk! This is a family friendly and dog friendly event. Walkers enjoy a beautiful spring day on the Kenosha Lakefront while helping the community.
Check the facility's website
Great Lakes Dragaway is the oldest continuously operating drag racing facility in the world. Open April through November. Race your vehicle or watch others Tuesday thru Sunday. High horsepower shows every week! Visit listed website for most up-to-date schedule.
University of Wisconsin-Parkside English Professor Carole Vopat commemorates the Holocaust by welcoming survivors to her classes April 15 and 29, and by presenting a lunchtime lecture April 15. These events are free and everyone, including children, can attend.
1:30 – 3:30 p.m.
Make sparkly crafts, read happily-ever-after stories and play elegant games fit for royalty. Costumes encouraged. (For ages 3 & up and Families)