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Weekend thrills and fun

Thrills at the beach, fair time fun, a shopping extravaganza and great fireworks. It’s all happening in Racine County this July weekend. Come along with Real Racine. Jumps and flips. Prepare to be amazed by skateboarders and BMX riders from throughout the Midwest as Real Racine presents the Bikes, Boards ‘n Beach Series. The boarders […]

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Be ready for triathlon-related traffic delays

Residents and visitors should prepare for temporary traffic delays related to the Ironman 70.3 Racine triathlon this Sunday (July 17). This annual swimming, cycling and running competition begins at 7 a.m. at North Beach. The triathlon’s cycling leg runs through parts of Racine, Mount Pleasant, Caledonia and Raymond. The cycling course will affect parts of […]

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Making noise at Ironman 70.3 Racine triathlon

You’re invited to make some noise at the 2016 edition of the Ironman 70.3 Racine triathlon this Sunday, July 17. You can cheer on your favorites with FREE Real Racine pompons, inflatable thundersticks and “go” signs (while supplies last). “The athletes who come from all over the world to compete in the Ironman are always […]

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Perfect weekend for EVP Volleyball

A picture-perfect weekend was delivered for the EVP Beach Sports Festival at Racine’s North Beach. For their part, the beach volleyball pros delivered picture-perfect excitement. The EVP (Extreme Volleyball Professionals) Tour included Racine for the 12th straight year Saturday and Sunday. Saturday included a juniors amateur tournament as well as men’s and women’s 2-on-2 pro tournaments. […]

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Lots of fun in Racine County

You’re looking at one of the summer’s busiest outdoor weekends in Racine County. Beach volleyball, running, vintage farm equipment and celebrations are all on tap. Come along with Real Racine. Four days of music. Kraut Music Fest 2016 brings four days of entertainment — Thursday through Sunday — to Caledonia-Mount Pleasant Memorial Park, 9416 Northwestern […]

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Weekend volleyball action at North Beach

Head to Racine’s North Beach, 100 Kewaunee St, for this weekend’s best volleyball action. The 2016 EVP Beach Sports Festival, presented Friday through Sunday by Real Racine, brings professional and amateur teams to compete for prizes. The courts will be set up adjacent to the Beachside Oasis. Juniors (ages 10-18) start play at 8:30 a.m. […]

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Vote now for North Beach!

Racine’s North Beach is in the running for more national recognition. The 50-acre, city-owned beach is a candidate for the “Top 10 Freshwater Beach” list in the USA Today Readers’ Choice Program. The beach’s many fans are invited to vote once a day through March 14 (10:59 p.m. Central time) on a special website. USA […]

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New Course for Sept. 13 event

The Biggest Loser RunWalk Series Half-Marathon and 5k on Sunday, Sept. 13 will feature new courses that highlight the Racine Zoo and the Lake Michigan shoreline. “We wanted to develop a course that is challenging, interesting and a bit more compact than previous years,” said Kari Dawson, Real Racine events director. “We’re grateful to the […]

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Thrills and the Fair

This weekend brings some of the best summer has to offer! Start with exciting BMX bike and skateboard competitions, take in one of the state’s favorite county fairs and sample one or more ethnic festivals. It’s all happening in Real Racine. Thrills at the beach. It’s time again for BMX bike and skateboard action at […]

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Welcoming Ironman 70.3 Racine

This weekend brings one of Southeastern Wisconsin’s biggest annual sports events — the Ironman 70.3 Racine triathlon. You can also sail away with hot air balloons, take in live theater, rock out or follow a drumbeat. There is a lot to do in Real Racine. Cheering ’em on. You’re invited to cheer on more than […]

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Sunday Triathlon Traffic Delays Expected

Motorists should prepare for temporary traffic delays this Sunday (July 19) because of the Ironman 70.3 Racine triathlon. The event will bring more than 2,300 triathletes from around the world to compete in swimming, bicycling and running. Racine’s North Beach serves as the transition point among the activities. The first wave of competitors starts a […]

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Slide the City event canceled

Citing weaker than expected advance registration numbers, organizers of Slide the City on Monday officially canceled the Racine event that had been scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 8 at North Beach Park. Scott Ward, event director at Slide the City LLC told Real Racine’s Kari Dawson that because of the poor advance showing, the company would […]