June RSO Pops Concert

Racine Symphony Orchestra is excited to announce that the RSO Pops concert is back! After a year of virtual concerts, they are happy to be back in person. Join them at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, June 25th, as they start their 90th season. The summer pops concerts will take place at Fountain Banquet Hall in […]

Evening Paddle on the Root River

Racine, WI –River Bend Nature Center is pleased to offer canoe and kayak rentals on the evening of Friday, June 11. Boats may be launched from 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm, and all boats must return by 8:30 pm. Wind down, experience nature as it emerges at dusk on the quiet summer river. Catch a […]

Free community gardening

Several local agencies and a church are jumpstarting the growing season with a free plant exchange for adults, and a seed giveaway for youth and on Saturday, May 22 from 10 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. The event, which is free and open to all, will be held at the St. Paul Community Garden, 1821 Carroll […]

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Racine Zoo Welcomes Tawny Frogmouth

The Racine Zoo added another tawny frogmouth to their exhibit. The Zoo is pleased to introduce the newest animal, Groot. He will join Ashton, the tawny frogmouth in the Australian-themed Walkabout Creek Exhibit, alongside the kangaroos, wallaroos, and emu. Tawny frogmouths are insectivorous birds native to Australia, and one of the species atthe Racine Zoo […]

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WPRA Summer Attraction Discount Tickets Now Available

Racine – Discounted tickets for many popular summer attractions are now available from City of Racine Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services (PRCS). The Wisconsin Park and Recreation Association’s summer ticket program will continue through August or while quantities are available.  Tickets to the following locations are available: Jet Boat Adventure – Wisconsin DellsMilwaukee County ZooMt. […]