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Welcome to the City of Kenosha events page. From high-flying kites to concerts in the park and spectacular fireworks, the highlighted events below are produced or sponsored in large part by the City of Kenosha. A full calendar of community events provides details on the many festivals, concerts and celebrations Kenosha offers. Interested in organizing a community event in a city park? Visit the link to Special Event Guidelines to get started. The Visitor's Bureau and Downtown Kenosha both offer more information on fun-filled activities.

February 11, 2017


Come CHILL with us in Downtown Kenosha at this free winter festival, part of the Second Saturday celebration.

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June 3-4, 2017

Kennedy Park
4051 Fifth Ave.

Colorful kites fill the sky during the 15th annual kite festival. A grand launch of more than 300 kites officially kicks off the event at 12 noon.

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July 4, 2017

The Mad Bomber pyrotechnics company promises another spectacular show on July 4 as the Festival Foods Fireworks light up the sky over the lakefront.

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Wednesdays, mid-June through August

Bring your lawn chair or blanket and prepare for a musical treat, with selections ranging from Broadway show tunes to popular hits.

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Tuesdays in July and August

6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Pennoyer Park Bandshell
3601 Seventh Ave.

Free concerts are presented by the City of Kenosha, Happenings Magazine and MAAM.

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September 2-3, 2017

HarborWalk downtown
Sixth Avenue and 54th Street

Celebrating Wisconsin’s favorite food item, with cheese samples, food for purchase and contests. Add live music and a location along Kenosha’s beautiful harbor and you have a recipe for a good time.

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