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The Color Run Racine returns May 28

The Color Run Racine “Tropicolor World Tour” promises an island-style 5k vacation at Pershing Park, 800 Pershing Drive, starting at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 28. The Color Run showers runners and walkers on a 5k course with colored powder. The all-new Tropicolor Zone will bathe runners and walkers in a tropical array of colors and […]

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A Colorful, Sweet Weekend

Here at last! The Happiest 5k on the Planet — The Color Run Racine — returns for a fourth year this Memorial Day Weekend. The holiday weekend fun also includes a chocolate celebration, a fun new art exhibit, a chance for star gazing and a bicycling pub crawl. Real Racine always has you covered. In […]

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Local Tourism Spending up 7%

Visitor spending in Racine County had a $231.6 million economic impact in 2014 — a 7.08 percent increase from the previous year, according to research conducted by national firms Tourism Economics and Longworth International. The report, released for National Travel and Tourism Week, May 2-10, showed that tourism supported 4,109 Racine County jobs that contributed […]

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Live Theater This Weekend

Live theater arrives this weekend in Racine County. It’s your choice of drama or comedy. Come along with Real Racine. At the Theatre Guild. “The Giver,” a drama based on a Newberry award-winning book, opens Friday at the Racine Theatre Guild, 2519 Northwestern Ave. This is a thought-provoking story of a young man who lives […]