Community Links:

• City of Kankakee
• Kankakee School District 111
• Kankakee School District 111 Magnet Programs
• Community Calendar
• Downtown Events including the Farmer’s Market
• Kankakee County Chamber of Commerce
• Kankakee County Economic Alliance
• Aquinas Catholic Academy
• Grace Christian Academy www.gracecrusaders.or
• Kankakee Trinity Academy


Fun Things to Do:

• Tour the Frank Lloyd Wright designed B. Harley Bradley House. Tour the house that many consider to be Wright’s first Prairie Style design that changed architecture in America
• Shop the Kankakee Farmer’s Market
• Drive the colorful Barn Quilt Tour, a first in Illinois
• Visit the Kankakee County Museum and Historical Society with its sculptures from former resident and renowned artist George Barnard
• Ride the stars at the Strickler Planetarium
• Spend an evening with the Kankakee Valley Symphony Orchestra
• The Sugar Creek Opera Festival offers world-class opera in August in nearby Watseka, IL
• Enjoy a canoe trip on the Kankakee River with Reed’s Canoe Trip
• Nature hikes through the Kankakee River State Park
• Pilot a helicopter or airplane at Rotors & Wings
• Horseback riding at Kankakee River State Park Stables
• Be a paddle boat captain at Bird Park’s pond
• Dive for recreation or for certification at the Haigh Quarry
• Watch the Chicago Bears train at their summer camp in Bourbonnais
• Kankakeeland’s many festivals include: the Strawberry Jazz Festival, the Antique Farm Show, Friendship Festival, Gladiolas Festival, and the Merchant Street Music Festival
• When you are in town, consider staying at the Riverview Guest House Bed and Breakfast

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