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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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A Visit with Santa
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39th Annual Gallery of Trees
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Bradley Christmas Parade
Do it up Wright!
Celebrate the 150th anniversary of Wright's birth at the B. Harley Bradley House and other Wright-centered events throughout the year.

Agri-tourism

Kankakee County’s heritage is rich with agricultural history—and as a result is one of the best destinations for agri-tourism in the entire state of Illinois. The county is rich in farms, and the farmers are rich with stories. Here in Kankakee County, our local farms aren’t off limits to visit; many of them open their doors to visitors! Here’s a look at some of the best ways to get an insider’s look at Kankakee County’s farming culture—and to take home some of the best, farm-fresh products you’ll find outside of Chicago.



Barn Quilts of Kankakee County, Driving Tour
Barn Quilts of Kankakee County, Driving Tour
Grab our map, call a friend and don't forget your camera as you experience the first county-wide Bar
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Basu Natural Farms
Basu Natural Farms
Organic produce with a wide variety of personal care and culinary items. Clients visiting the farm m
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Cupola House Tree Farm
Cupola House Tree Farm
Free hayrides, hot cider, and a cozy wood fire at this choose- and- cut Christmas tree farm.
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Dickman’s Farm Fresh Poultry
Dickman’s Farm Fresh Poultry
Dickman's offers hormone-free, locally-raised poultry as well as farm tours.
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Family Tree Nursery
Family Tree Nursery
This choose-and-cut Christmas tree farm offers refreshments and wagon rides.
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Kankakee Farmers Market
Kankakee Farmers Market
Open from April through October on Saturday mornings 8am - noon.
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Locavore Farm
Locavore Farm
Locavore Fams sets their beautiful 100-foot handcrafted table in lush fields or along organic garden
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Manteno Farmers' Market
Manteno Farmers' Market
Stop by to stock up on local fruits, veggies and other great items on Thursday afternoons. ( May- Se
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Mary's Berries
Mary's Berries
This seasonal u-pick farm offers a variety of berries.
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Momence Farmers Market
Momence Farmers Market
The market is open from mid-July to the first of October on Wednesdays. In addition to produce vendo
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Sunrise Greenhouse Inc.
Sunrise Greenhouse Inc.
More than 220,000 square feet of greenhouses and a 2-acre display garden are sure to inspire new ide
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Tamblyn Family Farm
Tamblyn Family Farm
Small, non-GMO farm raising heritage breeds of livestock. Tours by appointment. https://www.facebook
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Zanjabil Gardens
Zanjabil Gardens
This organic farm offers a variety of u-pick fruits and vegetables.
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