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.
Momence illinois 227 N Locust street | Momence, IL60954 | 252.510.1165 Sixcrouches@aol.com
06/08/19 - 06/08/19 12:00 noon to 5 for main events. Street dance 7-11 pm A family fun day designed to educate and inspire participants to learn about the history, traditions and cultures present in the past in the Greater Momence area. See historical re-enactments at Island Park including a Civil War Camp complete with medical tent, horses and cannons; see French fur trapping and hunting tents; tomahawk throwing and black powder demonstrations! Historic vendors around town; full musical lineup from noon to 11 pm including a family friendly end of day Street Dance on Washington Street! Johnsonville brats and food all over town! Momence will have a trolley to take you from one historic site to another from 12-5 pm. See the Civil War exhibit at the Graham House! See the blacksmith do his work at Conrad Park Pioneer Cabin; chat with Mrs Lincoln at the Little Red Schoolhouse! See Music of the Civil war performances at the Earl Schoeffner Farm Museum! Many other live exhibitions and performances throughout town. All free all day! Come and Bisit Historic Momence!