Things to Do in Kankakee, IL
Kankakee, IL, offers a bevy of can’t-miss things to do, from attending special events, to getting involved in the arts and learning about local history; to dining at independent restaurants and staying active at area parks. Check out the following articles to get an inside look at how Kankakee, IL, will keep you entertained.
Three favorite Southern-style restaurants in Kankakee County are Savannah’s Southern Bistro, Jimmy Jo’s BBQ, and Bulls Pit BBQ & 5 Star Wings.
Art galleries, big names in entertainment, theaters and a rich history make Kankakee County a great place to broaden your artistic mind
Kankakee is the only city in the world where you'll find two Frank Lloyd Wright-designed homes side-by-side
The 142-year-old City Tavern in Kankakee is the most beautiful bar south of Chicago.
<p>Both Frank Lloyd Wright houses in Kankakee are on the National Register of Historic Places, but Bradley House has arguably the more interesting history.</p>
Residents will find a wide variety of recreation options in the Kankakee River Valley, ranging from biking, hiking and horseback riding to just relaxing as they watch the NFL's Chicago Bears train each summer at Olivet Nazarene University.
For 80 years‚ boat racers and spectators have descended on Kankakee County for the Kankakee River Valley Regatta
Whether stepping on the ice at the OAK Orthopedic Sports Arena or swimming at Splash Valley Aquatic Park‚ playing ball at a Kankakee Valley Parks' ball field or checking out Exploration Station children's museum, families find plenty of action in the Valley.
Looking for a good reason to settle down in Kankakee County? The people who live here can give you a hundred.
Kankakee has a variety of shopping destinations to choose from. Below is a listing of some of the stores available here.