Downtown Kenosha Blog

Kenosha is lucky enough to have a long-distance race in its own backyard; on Saturday, May 6, the Wisconsin Marathon threads its way through downtown, north to Carthage, south to Carol Beach and back north again to finish along the lake. The race continues to grow each year, as more and more runners are drawn to the breezy lakefront course, beautiful scenery and post-race beer and brats! The race course showcases all that Kenosha has to offer. Whether you’re running the 5K, half or full marathon--or just cheering on your favorite runner--being part of the Wisconsin Marathon day is a great new way to experience Downtown Kenosha.

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10. Food. With over 25 restaurants, pubs, cafes, and food-themed stores to enjoy - everything from wine and steaks to beer and burgers – you won’t leave hungry.

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The warm temps we enjoyed at the end of February have left me with a severe case of Cabin Fever in March. As a March baby, I am no stranger to the very real struggle of Mother Nature’s teasing – I’ve seen everything from snow and sleet on my birthday to sunshine and seventy-degree days. Don’t get me wrong, I love snowy days and cozy cups of tea, but by my birthday I start to Think Spring.

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By Rosemary Herr

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If you weren’t around Downtown Kenosha the past week and a half, you sadly missed out on Downtown Kenosha Restaurant Week. Restaurant Week this year included 20 restaurants throughout Downtown Kenosha that had fixed menu options, for either breakfast, lunch, dinner, or dessert. This was a great way to explore the different restaurants available downtown, that you’ve always wanted to try. But just because you missed Restaurant Week, doesn’t mean you can’t try all these great restaurants on your own! Here were some of my favorites from the week:b2ap3_thumbnail_IMG_1322.JPG

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