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City of Racine: Trick-or-treating is Oct. 31

RACINE — Halloween is nearing and the City of Racine has officially announced that on Oct. 31, 2022, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., trick-or-treating will take place in the city. “Like so many kids, my children are already looking forward to trick-or-treating.  Let’s have a fun and safe Halloween this year,” said Mayor Cory […]

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Downtown Racine seeks applicants for Holiday Parade on Nov. 12

RACINE — The Downtown Racine Corporation will host its annual Holiday Parade and Tree-Lighting Ceremony on Saturday, Nov. 12, at 5:30 p.m. Experience the magic of the holidays on Main Street surrounded by Racine’s community members. The organization is currently seeking parade applicants who wish to be a part of this year’s holiday event. Applications are available online; […]

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10 Trunk-or-Treat Events in Southeastern Wisconsin

Instead of going door to door this Halloween, families can go trunk to trunk. In Southeastern Wisconsin, 10 Trunk-or-Treat Events are happening that you and your family can participate in. Get those costumes ready and plan your schedule to fit in these Trunk-or-Treat events. 1. Gateway Technical College 2nd Annual Trunk-or-Treat Gateway Technical College is […]

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Veterans bike and car show brings out the classics

RACINE — The classics – cars and motorcycles, that is – came out here Saturday afternoon. The 3rd Annual Racine Veterans Center and Legacy Museum Bike and Car Show attracted more than 30 classic cars and custom motorcycles. This year’s event was expanded from the Veterans Center rear parking lot, 820 Main St., into Wisconsin […]

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Jacobs family Halloween lights 2022 to benefit Racine Zoo, display opens soon

MOUNT PLEASANT — The Jacobs family is giving back this Halloween. They are providing a free holiday light show for the community at their home in Mount Pleasant while accepting donations to benefit the Racine Zoo. On weeknights and weekends in October, you can expect to see a spooky-yet-luminous light show at the Jacobs family’s […]

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2022 Trick-or-Treat Schedule for Racine County

If you are looking for something sweet, it’s best to know where and when you can Trick-or-Treat. The 2022 Racine County Trick-or-Treat schedule provides information to make sure that you and your family have a happy Halloween. Trick-or-treat dates and times are subject to change per each Racine County city, town and village. Updates to […]

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We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym hosts grand opening on Oct. 1

RACINE — The Bennett Family is creating more opportunities for those with disabilities. Their new all-inclusive gym is called We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym. The family invites Racine and Kenosha County residents to come and play with a purpose, starting with the grand opening on Oct. 1, 2022. We Rock the Spectrum Kid’s Gym […]

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5 upcoming events happening end of September in Southeastern Wisconsin

Looking for something to do this week in Southeastern Wisconsin? There’s something fun for everyone to do. September may be coming to an end, but the activities aren’t stopping. The Racine County Eye’s calendar page offers a variety of events and activities. Visit the calendar for details about what’s happening locally. Otherwise, check out these […]

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Kids are invited to climb a tree at River Bend Oct. 2

CALEDONIA — Kids, go climb a tree! A “Kids’ Climb” is a new addition to the River Bend Nature Center’s annual Chainsaw Carving & Art Forest Festival which is happening on Sunday, Oct. 2. Wisconsin Arborist Association hosts Kids’ Climb River Bend Nature Center (RBNC), 3600 N. Green Bay Road., in cooperation with the Wisconsin […]

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Tech-Prize competition concludes on Sept. 17 at Gateway, Awards to follow at Monument Square

The Tech-Prize competition will conclude on Sept. 17 at Gateway Technical College. Up to $80,000 in prizes, including cash and scholarships, will be distributed. Awards will follow at Party on the Pavement, with a ceremony at Monument Square stage at 7 p.m. Event happenings From 9 a.m. until noon, 10 contestants will present their product […]

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‘Day in the Country’ festival in Rochester continues community traditions on Sept. 17

RACINE COUNTY — The Village of Rochester will continue with its 26-year-old tradition on Sept. 17. The Day in the Country fall festival opens up Historic Downtown Rochester for a full day of fun. On the docket for the day is an arts & crafts fair, car show, produce sales, petting zoo, live music, wagon […]

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Party on the Pavement features local cuisine, music & shopping on Sept. 17

RACINE — Party along the shores of Lake Michigan in the heart of Downtown Racine on Sept. 17. Racine’s very own street festival, Party on the Pavement is happening from noon until 7 p.m. The festival will take place, once again, in downtown Racine on Main Street from State Street to 7th Street. Additionally, activities […]

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‘100 Thousand Poets for Change’ celebrated at September’s BONK!

RACINE — September’s BONK! will be a special night with poets from around the country, celebrating the 100 Thousand Poets for Change movement. It will be held on Saturday, Sept. 24 from 6 pm until 7:30 pm on Zoom webinar and streamed on Facebook Live at the BONK! Facebook page. Curated and hosted by Alex […]