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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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Shoe Fest 2018
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98th Herscher Labor Day Celebration
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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Manteno's Rockin' on Main
06/15/18 - 08/17/18
7pm
New Square on Second St.
815.929.4804
Admission: Free Admission
Movies & Music in the Park
08/18/18 - 08/18/18
7PM
The Kankakee Depot
312.501.0609
Admission: Admission Fee
Shoe Fest 2018
08/31/18 - Ongoing
Opens 10 am Friday
Camp- Shaw-Waw-Nas-See
815.933.3011
Admission: Admission Fee
Tri-K Pigeon & Bantam Club
09/02/18 - 09/02/18
5am-Noon
Kankakee County Fairgrounds
815.697.2980
Admission: Admission Fee
98th Herscher Labor Day Celebration
09/01/18 - Ongoing
September 1st-3rd
Downtown Herscher
815.426.2131
Admission: Admission Fee
Grant Park Oktoberfest
09/07/18 - 09/09/18
Friday - Sunday
Grant Park Community Center
815.465.6531
Admission: Admission Fee
Annual Greek Festival
09/09/18 - 09/09/18
Noon-7PM
Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church
815.933.5482
Admission: Suggested Donation
Fall Art Stroll
09/09/18 - 09/09/18
11 a.m.-4 p.m.
Kankakee County Railroad Depot
815.954.7702
Admission: Free Admission
Cool Cars Under the Stars
05/22/18 - Ongoing
5PM-7PM

815-472-3861
Admission: Admission Fee
200 Years of Agriculture in Illinois
05/01/18 - Ongoing
Sunday 1-3PM; Friday 9-11AM
Herscher Area Museum
815.426.2627
Admission: Suggested Donation
Manteno Farmers Market
06/12/18 - Ongoing
4-7pm
The Square on Second

Admission: Admission Fee
Kankakee Farmers Market
04/28/18 - Ongoing
8AM - 12PM (Noon)
Downtown Kankakee
815.671.5600
Admission: Free Admission
Frank Lloyd Wright Trail
05/07/18 - Ongoing

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