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.
Kankakee County Museum 801 S. 8th Ave. | Kankakee, IL60901 | 815-932-5279 email@example.com
05/19/19 - 05/19/19 10:00 am-4:00 pm The Kankakee County Museum presents the 29th Annual Rhubarb Festival! On Sunday, May 19, 2019 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, join as they celebrate the pie plant! There will be vendors, rhubarb and strawberry-rhubarb pies for sale, a baking contest, dime toss, tours of the Taylor One Room Schoolhouse and historic Doctor Small Home, and more!