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Racine County Fair runs July 26-30 in Union Grove

RACINE COUNTY — It’s that time of year, fair time in Racine County. The yearly event, featuring a vast variety of entertainment including animal exhibits, music, carnival rides, demolition derbies and more is quickly approaching. For over 100 years, the Racine County Fair has provided opportunities for youth and families in Racine County. The community […]

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2023 Racine Founder’s Rotary Post Prom Motorcade Schedule

RACINE —Racine Founder’s Rotary Post Prom is set for May 20. Information about the motorcade process and seating at the Racine County Fairgrounds is now available.  According to the Racine Founder’s Rotary, changes to this year’s motorcade procession have been made to improve safety.  On the organization’s Facebook page, Racine High Schools Post Prom – […]

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Racine County Tree Sale happening now, tradition continues for 40th year

RACINE — The Racine County Tree Sale is once again underway. Affordable 2- to 3-year-old tree seedlings are available for purchase from the Racine County Land Conservation Division. This year continues a 40-year tradition of providing Racine County and Wisconsinites with low-cost tree seedlings with the desire to promote conservation and environmental stewardship. Available are […]

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The Great Pumpkin Fest is Oct. 15 in Union Grove

There’s no shortage of fall fun in Racine County. The Great Pumpkin Fest packs various fall activities into a one-day event on Oct. 15. The Union Grove Area Chamber of Commerce presents this annual event from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Racine County Fairgrounds, 19805 Durand Ave., in Union Grove. The event is also […]

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Racine County Fair celebrates 100th anniversary, 4H Horse Project seeks photo submissions

For well over 100 years, the Racine County Fair has been a place for family and friends to celebrate agriculture in Racine County. For the last century, the fair has resided at the Racine County Fairgrounds, located at 19805 Durand Ave., in Union Grove. Prior to making this the permanent location, the fair operated at […]

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Union Grove Relay for Life event to honor local cancer survivor on June 3

Kim Terpstra, a Union Grove resident and breast cancer survivor, is aware of the impact cancer can have on a family. It’s why she’s passionate about the work that Relay for Life and the American Cancer Society provides. About 20 years ago, Terpstra was the chairperson overseeing the Union Grove Relay for Life event. Now, […]

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2022 Rotary Post Prom Takes Place May 21 at The Fairgrounds

Rotary Post Prom, 69-year-old prom tradition, will continue this year on Saturday, May 21 from 6 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. at the Racine County Fairgrounds, 19805 Durand Ave. in Union Grove. The Racine Founder’s Rotary Club is once again hosting a safe celebration for graduating seniors. The celebration’s theme is “Moonlight and Roses” and will […]

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10 Events in Racine County you won’t want to miss in May

It’s that time of the year for festivals, fairs, and fun events. Bring on good food, tasty drinks, and time with family and friends. Racine County has several fun events happening this May as a way to kick off the summer season. Here are 10 of them. 1. Burlington Jamboree Racine County has The Burlington […]