Looking for a fun Valentine's Day-themed activity to enjoy with your sweetie or friends? Let Racine County be your cupid. Check out our list of events and activities that are styled for sweethearts of all ages as well as other events happening this month.

Please note: Many events sell out quickly, so order your tickets early!


OOHP Presents "2023 Snowdance® 10 Minute Comedy Festival" January 27 - February 26
318 6th St., Racine

Over Our Head Players Snowdance

Over Our Head Players (OOHP) presents the "2023 Snowdance® 10 Minute Comedy Festival," January 27 - February 26. Returning for the 19th year, the comedy festival is a competition of original 10 minute comedies performed by the OOHP Snowdance® ensemble at Sixth Street Theatre in downtown Racine. Tickets sell out quickly, so order yours today! Tickets are $21 Thursday, and $23 Friday, Saturday and Sunday (including fees).

In the ultimate interactive experience, the audience votes for the production they enjoy the most. Votes will be tallied throughout the five-week festival run, and the Snowdance® "Best in Snow" will be awarded after the final performance on February 26. The competition received a record-breaking 706 scripts for consideration from playwrights in 44 states and 13 foreign countries.


Racine Theatre Guild Presents "The Queens Comedy: Dear Ruthie and Friends" February 4
2519 Northwestern Ave., Racine

Racine Theatre Guild Comedy Tonight

Head indoors for some laughs as Racine Theatre Guild presents "The Queens of Comedy: Dear Ruthie and Friends," February 4. Comedy is never a drag – unless Dear Ruthie and friends are involved! Then it becomes an over-the-top combination of stand-up bits, impersonations, and hilarious renditions of songs brought to life by local queens. Featuring Shawna Love, Muffy Fishbasket, Shannon Dupree, Jaclyn Jill, and Miss Birdee, big hair, big mouths, and big personalities, these ladies will be pulling out all the stops for a night of comedy like you have never seen before on the Racine Theatre Guild's stage.

Visit their website to purchase tickets.

Update 1/24/23: This event has sold out.


Racine Theatre Guild Presents "Broadway in Love" February 9
2519 Northwestern Ave., Racine

Racine Theatre Guild Broadway in Love

From meet-cutes to deep devotion, and everything in between, musicals celebrate the power of love in song! It’s not always pretty or easy, but the touching lyrics and soaring scores of Broadway help us heal broken hearts and find true love. The perfect show for a Valentine's date or a special evening with friends, grab your sweetheart, cozy up to the Racine Theatre Guild, and celebrate the beautiful, tragic and even hysterically funny aspects of love at "Broadway in Love" on February 9 at 7 p.m. Song selections include "Younger Than Springtime," "Stars and Moon," "Being Alive," "You Matter to Me," and "If This Isn't Love."

Visit their website to purchase tickets.


Animal Amoré at Racine Zoo February 11
2131 N. Main St., Racine

Racine Zoo Animal Amore

Love is in the air at the Racine Zoo! Show your love in a unique way by treating your sweetheart to a romantic evening with a twist of animal flare at the Zoo's Animal Amoré on February 11 from 6-9 p.m. Indulge in refreshing champagne, delicious appetizers, exceptional catered dinner, an open bar, an exciting raffle, and a special presentation on Wild Animal Love and how it's similar (or not) to our own lives.

Must be 21 years or older to attend. Pre-registration is required; tickets not available at the door. Tickets are $120 per couple and $70 per adult. Visit the Racine Zoo website to register.

Coming up: Register now for the Wild For Wine fundraising event on March 4, which supports the conservation and care of the Racine Zoo's eastern black rhinos, Timu and Kianga. While supporting their amazing rhinos, you will enjoy an exquisite wine selection and a delectable five-course catered dinner, be greeted by an animal ambassador, watch a presentation all about rhinos by an Animal Care Specialist, and participate in a silent auction. Must be 21 years or older to attend. Pre-registration is required; tickets not available at the door.


Be Mine 5K Run/Walk February 11
7111 Washington Ave., Racine

Be Mine 5K Run/Walk

Join 5K Events at Delta Hotels by Marriott in Mt. Pleasant for the 10th Annual Be Mine 5K Run/Walk on February 11 at 10 a.m. Meet new people, mingle, and enjoy a common passion for running (or walking). Both in-person and virtual 5k registration is available. All participants will enjoy a hot chocolate bar, and will receive a commemorative endurance challenge coin (collect all 20) and a goody bag. An optional hoodie is also available. This event historically sells out, so register early. Registration fees vary. Visit their website to register.


Valentine Collage and Card Art Workshop at RAM's Wustum Museum February 11
2519 Northwestern Ave., Racine

RAM Valentine Workshop

Perfect for gifting to a loved one on Valentine's Day, create handmade cards and a collage pieces in the Valentine Collage and Card Art Workshop at RAM's Wustum Museum on February 11 from 1-4 p.m. This workshop is fun for adults and teenagers, age 14 and older. All supplies are included. Cost is $35 for members and $40 for non-members.

Register on the Racine Art Museum website. Online registration closes two days before class begins.


Valentine's Day Farm-to-Table Dinner and Wine Pairing February 14
Tichigan Lake Lions Club Civic Center, 6710 Big Bend Rd., Waterford

The Waterfront on Brown's Lake

Make your Valentine’s Day sensational this year! Spirits of Norway Vineyard & Winery is pleased to announce the return of a very charming Valentine's Day Farm-to-Table Dinner and Wine Pairing on February 14. Spirits of Norway produces award-winning, locally made wine from locally grown grapes. The wine pairing will feature their estate made wines. A & A Catering of Kenosha has created a five course up-scale menu that will be complimented perfectly by award-winning wines.

Tickets for this delightful experience are $85 per person with limited seating for 50 guests. Doors open at 6 p.m. with all guests receiving a flute of Sparkling PINK to toast the enchanted evening. Dinner will start serving at 6:30 p.m. sharp. Tickets must be purchased in advance. For details and to purchase tickets, visit the Spirits of Norway Vineyard website.


Craft Beer Week February 18-25
Downtown Racine

Downtown Racine Craft Beer Week

Enjoy craft beer specials and fun promotions at local bars and restaurants throughout downtown Racine's Craft Beer Week, February 18-25. Everything from tap takeovers, free tastings, beer release parties, and discounts on craft beers will be available. Stop at any participating location and be entered to win a beer prize pack with every craft beer purchase. Visit the Downtown Racine Corporation website for details.


Chili Ice Walk February 25
Downtown Racine

Downtown Racine Chili Ice Walk

Shake up the winter blahs with the Chili Ice Walk on February 25 from 12-4 p.m. This free community event will feature ice sculpting, chili samplings and a scavenger hunt throughout downtown Racine. Professional carvers will be sculpting frozen masterpieces out of large blocks of ice beginning at 12 p.m. on the sidewalk throughout Main and 6th Streets. Visit the Downtown Racine Corporation website for details.


39th Annual Home Expo February 25-26
Roma Lodge, 7130 Spring St., Racine

Home Expo

Thinking about all the home projects you want to do or want ideas for what you could do to improve your space? Then attend the 39th Annual Home Expo at Roma Lodge in Racine, February 25-26. The event will feature local vendors and contractors offering services such as roofing, home remodel, siding, bathroom remodel, landscaping, and more!


Looking for more fun? Visit our Things to Do page for everything going on in Racine County!