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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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Movie in the Park
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Rhubarb Festival 2022
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Pembroke Rodeo
Making the Move to Kankakee County
Kankakee County offers the perfect blend of opportunity, momentum and fun.

Festivals & Events

Experience the charm of Kankakee County at one of our many festivals and events. From art walks to music fests to holiday events, there is something to keep you busy year round.



Bordertown Hauntings
Bordertown Hauntings
Bordertown hauntings is held each year on the weekend before Halloween from noon until 4pm. Downtown business owners wil... Details
Bourbonnais Friendship Festival
Bourbonnais Friendship Festival
Bourbonnais Friendship Festival is held during the month of June at Municipal campus area.... Details
Gallery of Trees
Gallery of Trees
The theme this year is Through the Eyes of a Child 34 Christmas Trees will be decorated by area not for profits. Vote fo... Details
Juneteenth Celebration
Juneteenth Celebration
Juneteenth is the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of the ending of slavery in the United States.... Details
Kankakee County Fair and Exposition Center
Kankakee County Fair and Exposition Center
Let's spend a day at the Kankakee County Fair. Go to the time-honored livestock shows, play some games, enter contests, ... Details
Latting Rodeo Productions
Latting Rodeo Productions
May - The Pembroke Rodeo is one of the largest traveling rodeos in Illinois. The rodeo will feature several high intensi... Details
Merchant Street MusicFest
Merchant Street MusicFest
Merchant Street MusicFest is a two-day music and arts festival at the historic downtown train depot located at 199 South... Details
Shoe Fest
Shoe Fest
This is a 3 day music and camping festival. Check website for tickets and information. www.shoe-fest.com... Details
Strawberry Jazz Festival
Strawberry Jazz Festival
The Strawberry Jazz Festival is held during the month of June at Governor Small Park. For addiotnal information visit co... Details
Kankakee County is located just 50 miles south of Chicago!


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