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Turkey Trot Happening in Racine Area for Thanksgiving 2020

Local Fun Happening on Thanksgiving Day 2020 in Racine Area

Many families have traditions when it comes to the holidays. Some cook dinner or bake cookies together. Some families prefer to leave town and get away for a long weekend. This year is a bit different since COVID-19 has kept people from traveling and spending time together indoors. For Thanksgiving 2020, consider starting a new family tradition that involves joining a local Turkey Trot in outdoor fun.

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Celebrating Easter in Racine While Social Distancing with Easter eggs in the background

How Can You Enjoy the Easter 2020 Holiday in Racine While Social Distancing?

Celebrating Easter in Racine While Social Distancing

The Governor of Wisconsin issued a “Safer at Home” order in late March that shut down many industries that are not considered as essential. This was done to limit the spread of Coronavirus here in the state. The “Safer at Home” order also is intended to restrict how often individuals travel and interact with other people outside of their household. With Easter right around the corner, this order all but eliminates the opportunity for Wisconsinites to celebrate the holiday with friends and family members that they do not live with. The team here at Frank Boucher Volkswagen of Racine is here to help residents understand how they can celebrate Easter this year while also following social distancing recommendations and orders. Let’s get started!

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What are the Best Pubs in Racine for Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day 2020?

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day 2020 in Racine WI Pubs

Are you searching for pubs here in Racine to visit for your St. Patrick’s Day celebration this year? If so, then you are in luck! There are a number of great pubs in Racine where you can celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with great drinks and delicious food! Join our staff here at Frank Boucher Volkswagen of Racine today as we explore the best pubs here in Racine for celebrating St. Patrick’s Day this year!

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Where Can You Celebrate Valentine’s Day 2020 in the Racine Area?

Valentine’s Day 2020 Restaurant Options Near Racine WI

Next week Friday is Valentine’s Day. Do you have a reservation? If not, you better hurry! Restaurants here in the Racine area book up fast for Valentine’s Day and the fact that it falls on a Friday will not make finding a reservation any easier! Luckily for you, our staff here at Frank Boucher Volkswagen of Racine is here with a few restaurant recommendations for you to consider as you celebrate Valentine’s Day with your loved one this year! Let’s explore these restaurant recommendations together! Read the rest of this entry >>

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How Can You Celebrate the Holidays Near Racine in 2019?

Celebrating the Holidays Near Racine WI in 2019

Are you trying to find a place to celebrate the holidays near Racine, WI this year? If so, then you are in luck as the excellent staff here at Frank Boucher Volkswagen of Racine is here to offer their recommendations for holiday celebrations to explore this holiday season! Join us today as we explore the excellent the staff’s holiday event recommendations to check out this holiday season! Read the rest of this entry >>

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Where can I get Christmas trees in Racine?

Christmas Tree Farms near Racine WI

Whether you’re looking to get a head start on decorating or just love the Christmas season that much, November is a perfect time to prep for the upcoming festivities. The weather here in Racine might be getting colder and snowier, but the vibe is getting much more festive and welcoming with each passing day. The perfect centerpiece for any room is a natural tree, so before you break out the tinsel and ornaments, join our Boucher VW team at some of the best Christmas Tree farms near Racine WI! Read the rest of this entry >>

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What’s going on for Thanksgiving 2019 in Racine?

Events and Happenings for Thanksgiving 2019 in Racine WI

In our eyes, any holiday that we can spend with family and food is untouchable, which makes Thanksgiving’s arrival all that much better. The day off from work or school is certainly nice, but you just can’t beat a full day with turkey, football and friendship. There are plenty of fun events and happenings for Thanksgiving 2019 in Racine WI to check out, and we’re excited to show you some of our favorites today. If you need to get out of the house for a bit on November 28, check these out and have some fun!

Pre-Thanksgiving Party @ Uptown Pub & Grill

With the long weekend that Thanksgiving promises, we totally get it if you want to get the party started early. And we’ve got a treat for you – head over to Uptown Pub on November 27 for specials including wings and a build-your-own burger. DJ Hardcore “B” will be there as well, and you’ll get to hear top 40 jams, freestyles, and house classics!

Rendering Thanks – Community Meal

We know that there are some in Racine who are less fortunate, or by circumstance are spending Thanksgiving alone. So, we invite all of you to come by Festival Hall for a FREE Thanksgiving meal from 10 am – 2 pm! Besides a full meal of turkey, ham and potatoes, live entertainment and football will be playing all day long!

Thanksgiving at The Hob Nob

The Hob Nob is one of the classiest restaurants in Racine, and it’ll be open for the Thanksgiving festivities – if you’re looking for a great meal and a better atmosphere, call today and set aside a reservation for you and the family!

Racine Turkey Trot

Before the eating starts, if you want to burn off a couple extra calories, be sure to sign up for Racine’s annual Turkey Trot, happening Thanksgiving morning throughout the city. This 5k is a great and fun way to get your metabolism ramped up in preparation of the turkey – we can’t wait!

Happy Thanksgiving, Everyone – check back to our local blog for more fun times throughout the rest of 2019 and onwards!


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What’s going on for Labor Day in Racine?

2019 Labor Day Weekend Events near Racine WI 

History agrees that the first Labor Day in America was celebrated in 1882, with a parade in New York City to celebrate the workers that made this country the economic powerhouse it is today. 137 years later, Labor Day has turned into a staple in the United States, as a ceremonial first day of fall and a welcome day off from work and school. If you’re looking for something to do on September 2, join us at some awesome 2019 Labor Day Weekend Events near Racine WI!  Read the rest of this entry >>

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What’s going on for Easter 2019 in Racine?

Easter Egg Hunts for 2019 in Racine WI

This is always one of our favorite times of the year; the long, cold winter months have finally given way to spring, which means that it’s time for Easter again! This is a ceremonial start to the new season, filled with plenty of fun for kids and adults of all ages. We invite you to bring the family out for a day of great times at some cool Easter Egg Hunts for 2019 in Racine WI! Read the rest of this entry >>