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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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Village of Manhattan

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260 Marketplace
Manhattan, IL 60442
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Located just southeast of Joliet, the Village of Manhattan is conveniently at a crossroads of several major interstates I 80, I 55, I 57, and nearby I 355. The construction of the railroad in the mid-19th century is what originally brought many immigrants, mainly Irish, to settle in Manhattan. The Village celebrates this heritage during their annual Irish Fest. This two-day festival showcases athletic contests, Irish culture, mass and parade, Irish music, Emerald Society Pipes and Drums and much more entertainment for all to enjoy. Purchase a button and you’re in! Visit www.manhattanirishfest.com to learn how to join in the raucous festivities.

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