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.

Sandwiches with a side of JAM
B-25 Bomber Aircraft Rides at Greater Kankakee Air
Jazz Times Big Band
Go with the Flow
Enjoy Kankakee River State Park & the meandering Kankakee River.

Group Travel Itineraries

Kankakee County is all set for your next group tour! Get your Game On over burgers ’n brews or Wine ’n Shop on your girls’ weekend getaway. Oooh and ahhh at how our goods and services are Built Well, from farm to table to industry.

Built Well Itinerary
From farm to table and beyond. Explore our Built Well group tour.
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Game On Itinerary
Burgers ’n Brews group tour to fit any time frame from a half day to 3 days.
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Industry Itinerary
Step behind the scenes and add a ‘how it’s made’ tour to your itinerary.
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Wine ’n Shop Itinerary
Discover all the local Barn Quilts. Settle into your flight at our local wine bars.
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Kankakee County is located just 50 miles south of Chicago!

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