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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. July 29, 2015

    Racine County Fair

    The 2015 Racine County Fair is fun for the whole family.  See youth and adult exhibits, truck and tractor pulls, demo derby, live music, midway and carnival, food vendors and lots more. Entertainment includes the Brunon Blazak Royal Bengal Tigers Show, Swify Swine Racing Pigs, Johnny Peers and the Muttville Comix, Zoppe Family Circus. Fairgrounds open 8 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. each day.

    Grandstand lineup:

    Fair Idol Semifinals, 7 p.m. July 29

    Modern Day Romeos, 7 p.m. July 30

    Bella Cain, 8:15 p.m. July 31

    Chase Rice, 7 p.m. Aug 1 ($20 track seating; $10 grandstand)

    Demoliton derby, 2 and 6 p.m. Aug. 2


    Daily admission is $9 for adults; $7 for seniors; $6 for youth (8 to 13 years old). Children ages 7 and younger admitted free.  Free parking.

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  2. July 30, 2015

    Waterford River Rhythms - Jackie Brown

    Free concert with local favorite Jackie Brown Band. Starts at 6:30 p.m. at Village Hall Park, 123 N. River St.  Plenty of free parking nearby.  Bring your lawn chair or blanket.  Food available for purchase in the park.

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