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The Heritage Corridor Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) encompasses the communities and counties along the historic 97-mile Illinois and Michigan Canal National Heritage Corridor. The Heritage Corridor spans from the Chicago Portage Area just southwest of Chicago to LaSalle-Peru including the counties of Will, Grundy, LaSalle and Putnam. The region conveniently located along I-55 from Chicago to Joliet along I-80 west to LaSalle-Peru.

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As you travel through the I&M Canal Heritage Corridor, one thing becomes clear, there is always something going on somewhere! Consider this is your personal invitation to hometown celebrations, wine and corn festivals, one-of-a-kind music and theater festivals, historic reenactments, world-class sporting events, concerts and outdoor exploration weekends. Don't miss signature events like Ottawa's Two Rivers Wine Festival, Starved Rock's Flock to the Rock and NASCAR. Whether you are searching for low-key entertainment or high octane adventure, search the Calendar of Events to find exactly your speed.

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Nov. 29, 2017 , 7:30-9 p.m.
The night sky is filled with interesting objects to view throughout the fall and, with the earlier sunsets and cold, clear skies, it's a great time to view them. This program will start indoors at the visitor center. Participants will learn how to use a star chart to find fascinating objects visible with the naked eye,...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Monee Reservoir
27341 Ridgeland Av
Monee, IL 60449
(708) 534-8499
Hegeler Carus Insider: The Art and Artifact Tour
Nov. 29, 2017 , 7:00pm
Have you ever wanted to see more of the Mansion than what's on the regular tour? The Art and Artifact Tour: where Hegeler Carus Insiders are guided through the Main floor of the house and provided with Insider information on objects that seldom gets discussed during the standard tour. There are stories behind each...More Info
Cost: $100 Event Type: Education/History Winter/Holiday
Hegeler Carus Mansion
1307 Seventh Street
LaSalle, IL 61301
Tuesday Tours at The Rialto Square Theatre
Now - Dec. 19, 2017 , 1:30pm
Go behind the scenes of the Rialto Square Theatre! Walk through the Esplanade and Rotunda then go on stage and through the green room! Tickets are $5 per person. Tickets can be purchased at time of tour. August 15th & 22nd September 5th, 12th, 19th, & 26th October 3rd & 17th November 14th, 21st & 28th December 5...More Info
Cost: $5.00 Event Type: Education/History
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60432
It's A Wonderful Life
Now - Dec. 24, 2017
Holiday Retail Open Houses  For more information visit http://www.shopmorrisil.com/...More Info
Event Type: Shopping
Morris Downtown Development Partnership, Inc.
Morris, IL 60450
Unwrap La Grange
Nov. 25, 2017 - Dec. 31, 2017
Join the La Grange Business Association in partnership with the Village of La Grange as we again "Unwrap" a Holiday tradition beginning on Small Business Saturday. Save your receipts when you shop in La Grange from Nov. 25 through Dec. 31, 2017 and you can earn rewards if you're a qualifying shopper. ...More Info
Event Type: Shopping Winter/Holiday
La Grange
La Grange, IL 60525


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