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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Kankakee Farmers' Market
Locavore brings the table to the farm in peaceful rural Kankakee County.
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Home Decor
Transform your space into a sanctuary with the charm and elegance of Kankakee County's top home decor destinations!
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Golf Courses
Whether you're a seasoned pro or just looking to enjoy a leisurely round, our county boasts exceptional golf courses that blend scenic beauty with challenging greens.
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Date Night Ideas
Looking to add a little spark to your date night plans? From cozy dining spots to unique adventures, we've curated the ultimate list of six unforgettable date night ideas.
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High on Adventure! Now that Kankakee County is home to three recreational dispensaries, its time to talk the dos and don'ts of cannabis consumption.
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Watching the Eclipse
On April 8, 2024, a total solar eclipse will cross North America! Kankakee County has lots of open areas where you can experience it.
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Family-Friendly Dining
We've compiled a list of 6 family-friendly dining spots for you and your crew when you visit Kankakee County!
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