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.

Kris Kringle Market
Christmas Parade
KVTA’s Plaid Tidings
Go with the Flow
Enjoy Kankakee River State Park & the meandering Kankakee River.
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Manteno American Legion

Manteno American Legion
117 N Walnut St | Manteno, IL 60950
815-468-8324 | Visit Website

American Legion Post 755 operates a lounge for the affordable enjoyment of members and their guests. Members and guests from other posts are also welcome. Members and guests can socialize with friends while enjoying a favorite drink from the bar and watch sports on a large flat screen television. Lounge prices are kept affordable at $1.00 for tap beer, $2.25 for bottled beer and $2.25 - $3.50 for mixed drinks. A 16oz glass of Blue Moon on tap is $3.00 and a bucket of domestic beer is $11.00 everyday. The lounge is open Monday through Saturday 11:30AM -2:00 AM. Sunday the lounge opens at 11:00AM and closes at 2:00AM. The lounge can be reached by phone at (815) 468-8324 Hot food is sold on Friday on a regular basis. Food is also often sold during the lunch hour. Snacks are always available for purchase (Doreen's Pizza,chips and popcorn). Please refer to the calendar page for additional meal offerings. We have expanded and added a large Beer Garden with a full bar for your enjoyment! The Beer Garden is available for rental and would work great for dances, receptions,and all occasion parties for a reasonable fee.

Kankakee County is located just 50 miles south of Chicago!

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