Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays (10-4 p.m.) & Sundays (Noon-4p.m.)
May 4-Oct. 29, 2017
$10.00 Adults (non-members) for tower
$5.00 Members & Children 8-12
Free admission to Southport Light Station Museum
The historic Southport lighthouse and the new Southport Light Station Museum will be open weekends beginning on Thursday May 4, 2017. The tower (admission fee) will be open weekends through Sunday October 29, weather dependent. Call (262)654-5770 to verify if the tower is open. The adjacent Southport Light Station Museum will also be open these same hours (free admission).
Second Saturdays through October, 2017, 11 a.m.
July 8, Aug. 12, Sept. 9, Oct. 14
$12.00 per person
The Kenosha History Center is hosting walking tours of the Library Park Historic District on Second Saturdays each month through October. Tours begin promptly at 11 am and are led by a historian. Call (262) 654-5770 to reserve your spot and learn about the interesting history of the Library Park Historic District.
Don't miss the 13th Annual Chili cook-off between the 2016 People's Choice Winner, Chef David's Catered Events, competing against the Kenosha Fire Department and all challengers. Featuring great chili, microbrews, wine, soda and live music 6-9 p.m. Musical entertainment will be provided by Rogers Randall and Larry Thomas.
- Participants will include:
Chef David's Catered Events
Lake House Bar and Grill
Grabs Burger Bar
Kenosha Fire Department
Somers Fire Department
Tickets purchased online prior to the event will be available at "Will Call" at the event.
Location to be announced
Address to be announced
Date and time
$20 per person
Join the Kenosha History Center at the Annual Dinner and Meeting. The event features a sit down dinner, an available cash bar for beverages, a presentation of the Annual Report and presentation of the Don Jensen Award.
Schedule of the Evening
6:00 – 6:30 Cash Bar & Appetizers
6:30 – 7:30 Dinner
Menu- to be announced
- Welcome by President, State of Society Presentation and approval of 2016 minutes
Executive Directors Report – Chris Allen
Presentation of Don Jensen Award of Merit
Please RSVP by
Join the Kenosha History Center at the Holiday Open House at the Center. The Center will be decorated for the Holidays and will feature musical entertainment. Refreshments will be also be available.
This event also is the premiere of the new exhibits in the Rambler Legacy Gallery. Attendees will be the first patrons to see the new exhibit once it is unveiled. The Gift shop is also open for your holiday shopping needs. The Gift Shop features local and unique gift items. Memberships will also be offered at special rates.