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Library Bookmobile Reopens for Browsing

RACINE – The Racine Public Library’s Bookmobile has reopened for browsing this week. Patrons are allowed on the vehicle one party at a time. Masks that cover the mouth and nose must be worn. Library materials reserved online may be picked up at one of the Bookmobile’s regular 19 weekly stops throughout Eastern Racine County. […]

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Racine Zoo Concert Lineup 2021

RACINE, WI – The Racine Zoo is looking forward to summer and is excited to announce the artist lineup for their three 2021 concert series. This also includes their 34th annual Animal Crackers concerts and the debut of Animal Crackers Junior and Music at the Zoo concerts. Concerts at the Zoo are a Racine tradition […]

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WPRA Summer Attraction Discount Tickets Now Available

Racine – Discounted tickets for many popular summer attractions are now available from City of Racine Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services (PRCS). The Wisconsin Park and Recreation Association’s summer ticket program will continue through August or while quantities are available.  Tickets to the following locations are available: Jet Boat Adventure – Wisconsin DellsMilwaukee County ZooMt. […]

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State, Local Tourism Industry Hit Hard by Pandemic; Rebound Expected

RACINE COUNTY – Last year’s COVID-19 pandemic contributed to steep cuts in tourism spending statewide and locally. But travel officials anticipate a rebound as vaccinations become more widespread and travelers grow optimistic about making up for lost 2020 vacations. Direct visitor spending in Wisconsin fell 28 percent from a record $13.6 billion in 2019 to […]

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Downtown Racine ‘Excited and Hopeful’ for Spring/Summer Events

Like spring flowers, Racine County is reblooming after a very long winter exacerbated by the COVID-19 global pandemic of the past year. Therefore, many are looking forward to spring and summer events in Racine. Two organizations – the Downtown Racine Corp. and Real Racine (Racine County’s destination marketing organization) – recently announced spring/summer events. Also, […]