Summertime fun in Racine County

The summertime fun continues in Racine County. Make plans for a Downtown party, a three-day festival, canoeing, cycling and more. Real Racine has you covered this weekend. Make it First! A wonderful summer tradition takes place this Friday in Downtown Racine. You’re invited to meet your friends at First Friday from 4 to 9 p.m. […]

Everything’s coming up chocolate this weekend!

Chocolate takes the spotlight this Memorial Day weekend – especially in Burlington (aka Chocolate City USA)! Real Racine also has the scoop on a big arts/craft show, a fun 5k and Memorial Day observances. Everything chocolate. This summer’s season of fun begins at Burlington ChocolateFest, an annual celebration of all things chocolate. The ChocolateFest grounds, […]

Racine County featured on ‘Discover Wisconsin’ TV show

Discover Wisconsin, a long-running tourism TV show, will shine the spotlight on Racine County this weekend. The episode, “Racine County – Come Stay Awhile” premieres at 10 a.m. Saturday (April 22) on Fox Sports Wisconsin (check cable listings) and at 10 a.m. Sunday (April 23) on WITI-TV (Fox 6). The show kicks off in Burlington […]

Discover Wisconsin TV episode preview April 19

A special, free preview showing of the new Discover Wisconsin TV episode, “Racine County – Stay Awhile”, will be held Wednesday, April 19 at the Marcus Renaissance Cinema, 10411 Washington Ave., Sturtevant. Doors open at 6 p.m. The program starts at 6:30 p.m. “Racine County – Stay Awhile” takes viewers throughout the county. The Discover […]

The ‘first’ First Friday is upon us!

Spring is most definitely in the April air! This weekend in Racine County includes the year’s first First Friday, the PEEPS invasion, a garden fund-raiser and a classical music concert. Come along with Real Racine. First again! It feels like we’ve been waiting all winter (actually just four months) for the return of First Friday […]

Art blooms in April

Art is in the April spring air in Racine County. You’re invited to experience art and artists in a variety of ways throughout the month. To most people, PEEPS are a colorful marshmallow candy but at the Racine Art Museum (RAM), 441 Main St., they’re art! RAM’s 8th Annual International PEEPS Art Competition runs April […]