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Squeeze in a couple of festivals, fairs, and events before the summer is over. August is full of events for all walks of life to participate in. While you may be bummed that the festivities of summer will soon come to an end, soak up what is left.

Whether you’re looking to find something to do on the weekend or a way to spend your weeknight, the Racine County Eye has you covered.

Check out what festivals, fairs/markets, and events are taking place in Racine County this August.


Mount Pleasant Bacon Fest
Roma Lodge
7130 Spring St
Mount Pleasant, WI 53406
Aug 5-6
Armenian Fest St. Mesrob Armenian
Apostolic Church
4605 Erie St, Racine, WI 53402
Aug 7
Larry’s Fun FestGreat Lakes Dragaway
18411 1st St.
Union Grove, WI 53182
Aug 14
St. Rita FestivalSt. Rita’s Catholic Church
4339 Douglas Ave
Racine, WI 53402
Aug 19-21
St. Louis Festival St. Louis Catholic Chuch
13207 County Road G
Caledonia, WI, 53108
Aug 20-21


Racine Starving Artist FairDeKoven Center
600 21st St, Racine, WI
Aug 7
Union Grove Wisconsin Flea MarketRacine County Fairgrounds
19805 Durand Ave.
Union Grove, WI 53182
Aug 7
Racine Harbor MarketMonument SquareAug 25
Wisconsin State FairWisconsin State Fair Park
640 S 84th St,
West Allis, WI 53214
Aug 4-14


First Fridays Downtown Racine Aug 5
Health and Business ExpoJohn Bryant Community Center
601 Caron Butler Drive
Racine, WI
Aug 6
Music on the MonumentMonument SquareAug 5, 12, 19, 26
Saturday SoundsMonument SquareAug 6, 13, 20, 27
Movie in the ParkHantschel Park
5400 Byrd Ave
Aug 11
Animal Crackers Concert SeriesRacine Zoo
2131 N Main St.
Racine, WI 53402
Aug 12
Greater Racine Kennel Club
AKC Dog Show
Racine County Fairgrounds
19805 Durand Ave.
Union Grove, WI 53182
Aug 12
Full Steam Ahead 2022Wustum Art Musuem
2519 Northwestern Avenue Racine, WI 53404
Aug 13
Flower Farm UncorkedFor The Love of Flowers Farm
12114 West 5 Mile Road
Raymond, WI
Aug 17
Origins of Hip-Hop 10Smoke’d On the Water
3 5th St, Racine, WI
Aug 20
Car, Truck, Bike ShowRacine Zoo
2131 North Main Street
Racine, WI 53402
Aug 21
Showtune Shake-UpRacine Theater Guild
2519 Northwestern Ave.
Racine, WI 53404
Aug 25
Summer Pops – Summer SwingMemorial Hall
72 7th St
Racine, WI 53403 
Aug 26
Roar & PourRacine Zoo
2131 North Main Street
Racine, WI 53402
Aug 31

Events Page on the Racine County Eye

Do you have an event to share? Now you can input your event on the Racine County Eye website for free with a few clicks. Head over to our Events page and click “Create an Event” in the purple box at the top. It’s easy to use and will help you spread the word in our communities. We also offer exclusive advertising opportunities to showcase your event. Email Elaine De La Cruz at for more information on how to promote your event or business.

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