Kewaskum Community Events

Below are upcoming events in the Kewaskum area. We hope you will join us. 

If you have an event you would like added to the list, please select "Contact KACC" above.  

Please note we cannot guarantee the accuracy of event listings which are not sponsored by the KACC.

May, 2014

Living History Encampment Home School Day

Event Date: Thursday, May 01, 2014
Location: Old Courthouse Museum, 320 S. 5th Ave, West Bend
11 am – 1 pm Home school families are invited to experience Living History Encampment where professional reenactors might show you how to make ground nutmeg, boil water in under a minute, what to do with a turtle shell, and more! Special 15-minute demonstrations at select camps will be given. For schedule and more information, download the 2014 Living History Encampment Home School Pack. No registration or RSVP is necessary. Families are welcome to visit any of the camps on Thursday, May 1, 2014 between 11:00am and 1:00pm. $4.50/person. Children must be accompanied by an adult 18 or older. Held rain or shine on the Old Courthouse Museum grounds. All proceeds support the programs and museums of Washington County Historical Society, Inc. Contact Jessicaeducation@historyisfun.com or (262) 335-4678. Thank you!

Living History Encampment Family Day

Event Date: Saturday, May 03, 2014
Location: Old Courthouse Museum, 320 S. 5th Ave, West Bend
9 am – 1 pm Families are invited to experience the sights, sounds, and smells of early Wisconsin at the only outdoor history encampment in Washington County. Professional reenactors might show you how to bake a pie in the ground, why a blacksmith needs bee’s wax, what to make out of horse hair, and more! $5/adult, Free/children 12 & under, and WCHS members. Held rain or shine on the Old Courthouse Museum grounds. All proceeds support the programs and museums of Washington County Historical Society, Inc. Contact Jessica education@historyisfun.com or (262) 335-4678.

Mother/Daughter Spa Evening and Open House

Event Date: Tuesday, May 06, 2014
Location: Kewaskum Municipal Annex Building

Enjoy a variety of fun and relaxing activities.  Activities include manicures, facials, hair braiding, chalking, massages and Mother’s Day craft projects.  A light snack is provided.  The cost is $5 per person.  This event is sponsored by the Kewaskum Junior Women’s Club.


Flag History Logo May 2014 United States Flag History presented by Kettle Moraine Detachment 1203, Marine Corps League

Event Date: Tuesday, May 20, 2014
Location: Old Courthouse Museum, 320 S. 5th Ave, West Bend
Tuesday, May 20, 2014 7 pm – 8:30 pm Learn the turbulent and triumphant history of how the familiar stars and stripes came to be. Free and open to the public.

Old Courthouse Museum Free Admission

Event Date: Monday, May 26, 2014
Location: Old Courthouse Museum, 320 S. 5th Ave, West Bend
Monday, May 26, 2014 11 am – 1 pm Join local Veterans for a morning of remembrance and tribute. After the service, stay and visit with Veterans to learn about their experiences and dedication to their Country. The Old Courthouse Museum will be free and open to the public until 1:00 p.m. 

June, 2014

It’s in the Details: Architecture Tour & Trip to Tower

Event Date: Wednesday, June 04, 2014
Location: Old Courthouse Museum, 320 S. 5th Ave, West Bend
Wednesday, June 4, 2014 7 pm – 8:30 pm Celebrate the 125th birthday of the old Washington County Courthouse during this new special guided tour. Discover architectural details, learn the meanings behind the symbolism, and trace the construction of this local and national landmark. Climb to the balcony level of the tower and see features rarely seen by the public. Patrons must wear sensable shoes and be able to climb steep stairs (109 steps from 1st to 6th floor). $8/WCHS members, $15/non-member. Due to very limited space, advanced payment is required. Contact Jessica (262) 335-4678 or visit www.HistoryIsFun.com

Centuries of Architecture Tour

Event Date: Saturday, June 21, 2014
Location: Multiple Locations
Saturday, June 21, 2014 1 pm – 5 pm A Self-Guided Tour of 6 Unique Washington County Buildings. 2014 will highlight Jackson and West Bend areas. Purchase of a Ticket includes Guide Book and Map. Tickets Available starting May 26, 2014 Advance Purchase $20 Non-Members /$18 Members. Day of Event – $25 non-members.  Tour the Old Courthouse and Jail (Free) 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.  Tickets available at the Old Courthouse Museum, 320 S. 5th Ave., West Bend. www.historyisfun.com or 262-335-4678 for more information. Rain or Shine – Sorry No Strollers. Some Buildings may not be handicapped accessible. Please contact the Society for more information. Proceeds benefit the Washington County Historical Society.

July, 2014

Community Golf Outing and Steak Fry

Event Date: Saturday, July 19, 2014
Location: Hon-E-Kor Country Club

This yearly golf outing is KACC’s major fundraiser of the year.  The event is enjoyed by the entire community and provides a wonderful opportunity for members to highlight their business through hole sponsorship and raffles while enjoying a beautiful day on the golf course.  A steak fry is also available for non-golfers.


November, 2014

Craft and Vendor Holiday Expo

Event Date: Sunday, November 23, 2014
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December, 2014

Christmas Parade

Event Date: Sunday, December 07, 2014
Location: Main Street

The Kewaskum Area Chamber of Commerce sponsors the annual Christmas parade with floats, music and fun for all. 

 

Those wishing to have floats should contact Mike Geidel at (262) 626-1778 or mikegeidel@kewaskumpig.com