For the month of February, it's fitting that you'll fall in love with Racine County activities to warm your heart in the coldest of weather. Here's our list of reasons why you should stop by!
Winter Family Fun Day at YMCA's Camp MacLean (February 9th)
Come to camp to enjoy the splendor of winter at YMCA Camp MacLean in Burlington on February 9th! Activities begin at 11:00 a.m. and include tobogganing, art and crafts, a nature hike, broomball, and more!
Admission includes dinner, a hot snack, and all the winter activities your family can enjoy!
Fee: Adults: $20, Ages 7-12: $15, Ages 2-6: $10, Under 2: free. Click here for registration.
Vinyl for Valentine's February 14th
For the lovers, the lonely hearts, and everyone in between, raise a glass to Cupid during Vinyl for Valentines on Friday, February 14 from 7 – 9 p.m. at Longshot Vinyl.
Spend the evening mingling with all your Galentine’s or getting cozy in the corner with your beau as you join in this tunes and brews pairing event. We will travel the sound waves, featuring songs from each decade from 1960 to today, pairing each with a beer that will make your taste buds sing in harmony.
This genre-bending trip through music history and delicious brews will also feature cookie decorating, a heart-throbbing photo booth, Valentine’s Day trivia, and a chance to win some fun prizes. Tickets are $15 and can be purchased online, or at the door. Click here to learn more.
Snowdance 10 Minute Comedy Festival (Through February 29th)
Celebrating its 16th Anniversary of hosting this competition of original comedies, the hit playwriting competition draws entries from around the globe. Judges choose the best to produce. Then, in the ultimate interactive experience, the audience votes on who should win the cash prize.
It’s original comedy plus Over Our Heads Players' signature hijinks between plays. Utah has Sundance; Racine has Snowdance! A great reason for season tickets – this popular event sells out!
Milaeger's Winter Farmers Market (Sundays) and Pop Up Biergarden Days (February 27 - 29)
A farmers market that serves every kind of tastebud! More than 40 vendors come each Sunday with fresh produce, microgreens, local cheeses, bread and bakery, meats, honey, jams, sauces and seasonings, and local artisans too! Their top-notch Bloody Mary bar has new refreshing drinks including the Milaeger Mule, Tonic Twister, Morning Mimosa, and Tequila Sunrises.
This month, Milaegers welcomes you to a traditional German Biergarten with food, music, authentic Biergarten tables and benches February 27 - 29. Dogs welcome. Free Admission.
Mardi Crawl February 28th
Join Downtown Racine's nightlife for their 18th annual Mardi Crawl! Ride the trolleys all night long for $3. Go to at least 6 bars and be entered into the Grand Prize Drawing for up to $2k in prizes to be won!
Participating establishments include The Ivanhoe Pub & Eatery, The Brickhouse, Rhino Bar, Evelyn’s Club Main, Michigan Pub, McAuliffe’s, Marci’s on Main, Blue Rock Lounge, Coasters, Maxine’s, Pepi’s Pub & Grill, Main Hub, and Pub on Wisconsin.
Snowshoe at the Riverbend Nature Center All Month Long
During any season, River Bend is a wonderful place for a day of adventure, and River Bend has the equipment to get you enjoying our natural habitat. Cross Country Ski and Snowshoe rentals are available once there is at least 4 inches of snow on the ground for $10 + tax per person / per session. Cross Country Ski equipment includes skis, pole, and boots. Rental Times: Monday – Saturday from 8am to 4pm, Sunday 10am to 4pm. Call for more information: 262-639-1515