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Local Events

356 days a year, the City of Racine promotes exciting events and festivals that appeal to locals and visitors alike. It's as easy as checking out the Calendar of Events that lists Racine events, festivals and all the things to do encompassing culture, entertainment, outdoor adventure and more.

Experience First Fridays, a family-friendly, seasonal monthly celebration in downtown Racine where the community comes alive from 4-9 p.m. with live entertainment, Racine restaurants, demonstrations by local artisans, amazing shopping deals and opportunity to win prizes from local merchants. Culture buffs enjoy live theater, the symphony and many celebrations of art at the Racine Heritage musum all year long. From fun 5k walks, invigorating sailboat races and beautiful Lake Michigan beaches, there is no shortage of things to do in Racine, WI.

The Real Racine Calendar of Events is your one-stop shopping guide to discover all that Racine has to offer. We invite you to add a Racine, Wisconsin event  and visit the Calendar of Events often for a Wisconsin festival.


  1. May 30, 2015

    Cree Cruise

    5K run/walk @ 8:30.  Kid's event @ 9:45.  $20 adults; $10 kids ages 12 and younger.  Timed race.

    All participants recieve a t-shirt and goody bag.  Events include a kids' area, raffle, and post-race family fun.  Benefits Big Brothers-Big Sisters of Racine and Kenosha.

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  2. May 30, 2015

    Monument Square Art Festival

    Returning to its original home on Downtown Racine's Monument Square, the Monument Square Art Festival (MASF) features the works of more than 120 artists from around the country - in a variety of media.

    MSAF for Kids, located along Fifth Street and sponsored by SC Johnson, offers a variety art-themed events, theater and music.  Live entertainment both days from area performers as well as special performances from school groups.

    Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday.  MSAF is presented by the Racine Arts Council and several Racine area artists.  Platinum sponsors are: CNH, Educators Credit Union, Knight Barry Title Group, Twin Disc Inc. and Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare All Saints.

    Visit:  http://www.monumentsquareartfest.com

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  3. May 30, 2015

    Community Art Project Preview Party

    See the 2015 Downtown Racine public art works at "Whiskey and Cigars Under the Stars."  Includes gourmet food, live music by The Sentinels, whiskey tasting, raffles.  Benefits Downtown Racine Corp.

    $75 per person. Ticket info. at 262-634-6002.

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