May 2021
National Travel and Tourism Week will be recognized nation-wide May 2-8, 2021. Locally, the Kenosha Area Convention & Visitors Bureau is partnering with local attractions and shops to provide FREE admission and other freebies during this week. We encourage residents to “Be A Tourist In Your Own Town”, while visitors can discover – and/or re-discover – the fun things there are to explore in the Kenosha Area.
SUNDAY, MAY 2
Free Ride on the Electric Streetcar. Hop aboard for a scenic trip along the Lake Michigan shore, as well as through historic districts and Downtown Kenosha. See the Sculpture Walk. Add a streetcar ride to your shopping or dining excursion. Weekend streetcar hours are 10:35 a.m. to 6:15 p.m. Capacity: 15 riders at a time.
MONDAY, MAY 3
Free Single Day Admission at the Kenosha County Dog Parks: Carlisle Family Dog Park at Petrifying Springs Park, Harris Family Dog Park at Old Settlers Park, and Warren Close Bark Park at Kenosha County Veterans Memorial Park. Dogs must be current on all vaccinations and wear valid dog tags. Parks open 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.
TUESDAY, MAY 4
Free Main Exhibit Admission at The Civil War Museum. All guests will receive free admission to The Fiery Trial, an immersive exhibit with a 360-degree film. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 5
Free Admission at Play Space. This is a family-owned indoor facility designed to provide open play for children crawling to 6 years old. The venue had its grand opening earlier this year. Open 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
THURSDAY, MAY 6
One Free Preselected Plant at Equinox botanical boutique to the first 100 people. There is no purchase necessary. Open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
FRIDAY, MAY 7
One Free Used Book at Studio Moonfall to the first 100 people. Choose from any of the used books that are at the shop. No purchase necessary. Open 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
SATURDAY, MAY 8
Free Ride on the Electric Streetcar. Ride the streetcar to the opening day of two outdoor markets! Three museums are also on the streetcar line: the Civil War Museum, Kenosha Public Museum, and Dinosaur Discovery Museum. Weekend streetcar hours are 10:35 a.m. to 6:15 p.m. Capacity: 15 riders at a time.
ALL WEEK
Stop at the I-94 Visitor Information Center for travel information and FREE Pleasant Prairie Premium Outlets VIP Coupon Books while supplies last. Coupon books are valid at many stores at the outlet mall property. The Visitor Information Center is staffed 7 days a week from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. at 10519 120th Avenue.