We welcome you to explore our unique blend of natural beauty, heritage and urban attractions along 57 miles of winding river. Kankakee County is located just 50 miles south of Chicago, off of Interstate 57. Routes 45/52, 50 and 17 also run through the River Valley. O'Hare International Airport is 75 miles north of Kankakee County, and Midway Airport is 50 miles north. The Greater Kankakee airport is also available for personal aircraft landing space.
459 N. Kennedy Dr. | Bourbonnais, IL 60914-1970 | 815-933-9905
Pick fruit in the fruit orchard, let the kids experience the Exploration Station or visit farm animals at Perry Farm Park. These are just a few activities provided by the Bourbonnais Township Park District. You can also learn about nature at the Willowhaven Interpretive Center or take in a game at Diamond Point Park. The park district hosts more than 250 programs throughout the year and there are several event spaces available for rent.
Kankakee County is located just 50 miles south of Chicago!