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Events For 2018
  • 01Aug
    Kenosha Pops Concert Series

    Bring your lawn chair or blanket and prepare for a musical treat, with selections ranging from Broadway show tunes to popular hits. Admission to the concerts at Pennoyer Park Bandshell is FREE.

    EVENT CATEGORY: Public Events
    LOCATION: Pennoyer Park
  • 02Aug
    Peanut Butter & Jam Concert Series

    The popular outdoor concert series features two performances on the Meijer stage on show dates in July and August. The band for this date is The Moods.

    Bring your lawn chair or blanket. Refreshments available for purchase, or pack your own picnic.  Admission is FREE. Presented by the City of Kenosha and Happenings Magazine.

    EVENT CATEGORY: Public Events
    LOCATION: Veterans Memorial Park
  • 02Aug
    Peanut Butter & Jam Concert Series

    The popular outdoor concert series features two performances on the Meijer stage on show dates in July and August. Bring your lawn chair or blanket. Refreshments available for purchase, or pack your own picnic.  Admission is FREE.

    The band performing on this date is The Moods. Presented by the City of Kenosha and Happenings Magazine.

    EVENT CATEGORY: Public Events
    LOCATION: Veterans Memorial Park
  • 04Aug
    Border War Beer Fest

    The Border War Beer Fest features Wisconsin and Illinois brewers, who will participate in a friendly competition for the best brews. The winner will take home the "Willy", a traveling trophy given to the state with the best brews. Votes by the beer fest attendees will determine the winner. There will be food truck cuisine and home brews.

    The Border War Beer Fest will be preceded by a Border War 5K run.

    EVENT CATEGORY: Public Events
    LOCATION: Celebration Place
  • 04Aug
    HarborMarketEVENT CATEGORY: Public Events
    LOCATION: Place de Douai
  • 04Aug
    Pike River Rendezvous

    The Pike River Rendezvous is a reenactment featuring more than 300 reenactors that will make the Colonial through Western Fur Trade era of the 1650s through 1850s come to life on Simmons Island. There will be craft and trade demos, music, and games for the whole family.

    Visitors will be able to go back in time to an era when American Indians and fur traders gathered to exchange goods and services and celebrate. Costumed reenactors will talk about what life was like during the fur-trading era.

    Food, snacks, and souvenirs will be available from vendors.

    Admission is free.

    EVENT CATEGORY: Public Events
    LOCATION: Simmons Island Park
  • 07Aug
    National Night Out

    National Night Out is an event with the goal of heightening awareness of and strengthening  participation in local anticrime efforts. This free event will take place at Lincoln Park and will feature food, prizes and entertainment. There will also be community resource tables with information from agencies including Mt. Hebron Church, Gateway Technical College, the Kenosha Unified School District, the Kenosha Community Health Center, Kenosha Public Library, Umos, Prevention Services Network, Kenosha Health Department, and more.

    EVENT CATEGORY: Public Events
    LOCATION: Lincoln Park
  • 07Aug
    Tuesdays at the Shell

    This free concert series takes place every Tuesday night through the end of August at the Pennoyer Park Bandshell, and is presented by Musicians Assisting Advancing Music, the City of Kenosha, Happenings Magazine, and more sponsors.

    The music covers a wide variety of genres, and includes both orginal music and cover songs.

    The performance for this week is rock, country, blues, folk, and bluegrass band Ghosts in the Gravel.

     

    EVENT CATEGORY: Public Events
    LOCATION: Pennoyer Park
  • 08Aug
    Lincoln Park Live Music Series

    The Lincoln Park Live Music Series presents free concerts at 6:30 p.m. on select Wednesdays in June, July and August at the Lincoln Park Flower Gardens. The  Ivory Ford Blue Band features Ivy Ford, one of the leading young blues musicians. She respects the history and tradition of roots and blues music, while presenting it in a fresh, young and trendy way.

    Food and beverages are available for purchase.

    EVENT CATEGORY: Public Events
    LOCATION: Lincoln Park
  • 08Aug
    Kenosha Pops Concert Series

    Bring your lawn chair or blanket and prepare for a musical treat, with selections ranging from Broadway show tunes to popular hits. Admission to the concerts at Pennoyer Park Bandshell is FREE.

    EVENT CATEGORY: Public Events
    LOCATION: Pennoyer Park