Kankakee County, Illinois VISIT KANKAKEE COUNTY ILLINOIS
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.

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New Exhibition: Dreaming Expansively
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Haunted Mansion Weeks
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Murder Mystery in the Museum
Escape to Kankakee County!
Lose yourself in the natural beauty of the Kankakee River and Kankakee River State Park, you won't be disappointed.

Calendar of Events

The Kankakee County festivals and events schedule showcases fun for everyone. Enjoy an array of activities at the Strawberry Jazz festival, Pembroke Rodeo, BBQ Fest and the Merchant Street Music Fest. Find fun and excitement in Kankakee County! 


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Collector Con
10/21/18 - 10/21/18
10am-4pm
Kankakee County Fairgrounds
815.545.3780
Admission: Admission Fee
Halloween Downtown
10/21/18 - 10/21/18
10am to 4pm
Kankakee, Illinois
815.630.7051
Admission: Free Admission
Halloween Downtown
10/21/18 - 10/21/18
10am to 4pm
Downtown Kankakee, Illinois
815.630.7051
Admission: Free Admission
Kankakee Farmers Market
04/28/18 - Ongoing
8AM - 12PM (Noon)
Downtown Kankakee
815.671.5600
Admission: Free Admission
Murder Mystery in the Museum
10/26/18 - 10/27/18
6-9PM
Kankakee County Museum
815.932.5279
Admission: Admission Fee
Bordertown Hauntings
10/27/18 - 10/27/18
Noon-4PM
Downtown Momence
815.472.3861
Admission: Admission Fee
Empowerment: Solidarity Walk with DV Victims
10/27/18 - 10/27/18
9 a.m. till noon
Kankakee Community College
815.932.5814
Admission: Admission Fee
Matt Maher and Zach Williams in Concert
10/27/18 - 10/27/18
7PM
Centennial Chapel
815-939-5011
Admission: Admission Fee
Haunted Mansion Weeks
10/21/18 - Ongoing

The Bennett-Curtis House
815.465.2288
Admission: Admission Fee
Rocking Around the Spectrum
11/03/18 - 11/03/18
6:30-9PM
Knights of Columbus
815-685-9057
Admission: Admission Fee
Artisan Faire
11/03/18 - 11/04/18
Saturday 10-4 and Sunday 11-3
Kankakee County Museum
815.592.2019
Admission: Free Admission
Hogwarts Fall Feast
11/03/18 - 11/18/18
Saturdays 3:30 & 7PM; Sundays 3:30PM
The Bennett-Curtis House
815.465.2288
Admission: Admission Fee
New Exhibition: Dreaming Expansively
10/21/18 - 12/02/18
Please check with venue on exhibition hours.
Gretchen Charlton Art Gallery
815-939-4506
Admission: Suggested Donation
Jingle Bell Run
12/02/18 - 12/02/18
9AM start time
Kankakee Community College
815-802-8100
Admission: Admission Fee
Bradley Lighted Christmas Parade
12/07/18 - 12/07/18
6:30PM
Broadway Street
815.932.2125
Admission: Free Admission
Something Special Singers Weekly Practice
08/21/18 - Ongoing
Meets weekly every Thursday at 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Asbury United Methodist Church
815.933.1082
Admission: Free Admission
Gallery of Trees
12/01/18 - 12/30/18
Mon. Fri. 10am-4pm/Sat. Sun. 1pm-4pm
Kankakee County Museum
815.932.5279
Admission: Admission Fee
40th Annual Gallery of Trees
12/01/18 - 12/30/18
Monday - Friday 10 - 4, Saturday and Sunday 1 - 4
Kankakee County Museum
815.592.2019
Admission: Suggested Donation
Gun & Sporting Expo
01/26/19 - 01/27/19
9th 8am-3pm 10th 8am-2pm
Kankakee County Fairgrounds
815.263.2810
Admission: Admission Fee
Whole Lotta Love Concert with Kashmir, The Ultimate Led Zeppelin Experience Tribute Band!
02/09/19 - 02/09/19
Doors Open at 7pm and Concert at 8pm.
The Majestic Theatre
815.602.8555
Admission: Admission Fee
12th Annual "All You Need Is Love" Valentine's Day Concert w/ American English Beatles Tribute Band
02/14/19 - 02/14/19
Doors Open at 7pm and Concert at 8pm.
The Majestic Theatre
815.602.8555
Admission: Admission Fee
Gun & Sporting Expo
03/16/19 - 03/17/19
11th 8am-3pm 12th 8am-2pm
Kankakee County Fairgrounds
815.263.2810
Admission: Admission Fee
Collector Con
03/24/19 - 03/24/19
10am-4pm
Kankakee County Fairgrounds
815.545.3780
Admission: Admission Fee
Tri-K Pigeon & Bantam Club
04/07/19 - 04/07/19
5:00 am-11 am
Kankakee County Fairgrounds
815-697-2980/815-939-3889
Admission: Admission Fee
Gun & Sporting Expo
04/27/19 - 04/28/19
10th 8am-3pm 11th 8am-2pm
Kankakee County Fairgrounds
815.263.2810
Admission: Admission Fee
Tri-K Pigeon & Bantam Club
05/05/19 - 05/05/19
5:00 am-11 am
Kankakee County Fairgrounds
815-697-2980/815-939-3889
Admission: Admission Fee
Tri-K Pigeon & Bantam Club
06/02/19 - 06/02/19
5am-Noon
Kankakee County Fairgrounds
815.697.2980
Admission: Admission Fee
Les Artisans Arts and Crafts Fair
07/04/19 - 07/04/19
9am to 3pm
Kankakee County Fairgrounds Expo
815.935.5278
Admission: Free Admission
Tri-K Pigeon & Bantam Club
09/01/19 - 09/01/19
5am-Noon
Kankakee County Fairgrounds
815.697.2980
Admission: Admission Fee
Tri-K Pigeon & Bantam Club
10/06/19 - 10/06/19
5am-Noon
Kankakee County Fairgrounds
815-697-2980/815-939-3889
Admission: Admission Fee
Gun & Sporting Expo
10/26/19 - 10/27/19
6th 8am-3pm 7th 8am-2pm
Kankakee County Fairgrounds
815.263.2810
Admission: Admission Fee
Craft Show
12/07/19 - 12/07/19
9am-3pm
Kankakee County Fairgrounds
815.935.5278
Admission: Free Admission
Frank Lloyd Wright Trail
05/07/18 - Ongoing

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