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Village of Grand Ridge

Village of Grand Ridge

130 W. Main St., P.O. Box 745
Grand Ridge, IL 61325
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A small community, Grand Ridge is a hearty, engaging village of 560 residents, located just south of Ottawa. Grand Ridge Community Festival, held in August, will remind one of a nostalgic hometown celebration often found throughout the farm towns of the Midwest. Each year, residents look forward to the parade, live music, Ridge Roundup Tractor Show, tractor rides, outdoor movies, teen dance, pork chop dinners and much more family entertainment. Check out their Grand Ridge Community Facebook page to see what festivities are coming up this year.

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