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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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Route 66 Raceway

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500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, IL 60432
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Located just three miles south of I-80 on historic Route 66 and only 40 minutes from downtown Chicago, Chicagoland Speedway and Route 66 Raceway are two of the United States premier auto-racing facilities. Chicagoland Speedway annually hosts all of three NASCAR’s premier series on its 1.5 mile tri-oval, including the start of the Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup. Across the street, Route 66 Raceway hosts over 40 events every season including the Route 66 NHRA Nationals, Team Demolition Derby, Monster Trucks and many other drag racing events on the quarter-mile drag strip. Every summer is one for the races! Call 815-722-5500 for more information and to get your tickets today!

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