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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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Weekend Market
Now - Apr. 15, 2017 , Friday - Sunday Mall Hours
Visit Louis Joliet Mall every Friday, Saturday & Sunday as we feature local crafters and small businesses in the Joliet Area! Head over to the Sears Wing to see different craftings and services featured each weekend! ___________________________________ Plus! Looking to sell or promote your special craft or product...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Shopping
Louis Joliet Mall
421 N William
Joliet, IL 60435
Weekend Market
Now - Apr. 15, 2017 , Fri 10 - 9; Sat 10 - 9; Sun 11 - 6
Visit Louis Joliet Mall every Friday, Saturday & Sunday as we feature local crafters and small businesses in the Joliet Area! Head over to the Sears Wing to see different crafting's and services featured each weekend! Looking to sell or promote your special craft or product to the community? We are seeking local cra...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Arts/Crafts
Louis Joliet Mall
3340 Mall Loop Drive
Joliet, IL 60431
2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Now - Apr. 15, 2017 , 11 am
2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt in conjunction with Safe House Animal Rescue. Over 20,000 Easter Eggs. A Visit with the Easter Bunny. All eggs filled with Candy, toys, with a possibility of larger prizes. Raffle Baskets, Baked Goods. Hunt free for all, age divided. Lunch will also be provided for small fee. Hunt starts at 1...More Info
Cost: Egg Hunt is Free Event Type: Holiday
Peck Park
1510 State Street
OTTAWA, IL 61350
Hugs for Hounds
Now - Apr. 15, 2017 , 10 a.m.
Shorewood HUGS, a nonprofit women's organization, is partnering with the Forest Preserve District of Will County to present the ninth annual "Hugs for Hounds" doggie Easter egg hunt. Prizes will be awarded for the biggest dog, smallest dog, best Easter outfit, dog that traveled the farthest and dog that looks most like...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Sports/Recreation Holiday
Hammel Woods Dog Park
Black Road, east of Route 59
Shorewood, IL 60404
Test & Tune presented by O'Reilly Auto Parts #1
Now - Apr. 15, 2017 , 4:00pm
Race Your Ride is your chance to take on the same track that the pros do. Ever want to see what it's like to take a trip down the same quarter mile legends like John Force have conquered? Now's your chance. Race your ride is still a Test & Tune, your opportunity to safely see how fast you can race down the dragstrip...More Info
Cost: Gate Admission $15 Participant Run Card $25 Kids 12 & Younger FREE Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Route 66 Raceway
500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, IL 60432
Complimentary Tasting
Now - May. 26, 2017 , Thursdays and Saturdays 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Stop by on Thursdays and Saturdays (through May 26 and beginning again Sept 6) or Tuesdays and Saturdays (May 31-August 30) for complimentary tastings from 6 pm – 9 pm every week! We offer a different theme for each tasting. Wine, beer, wine & cheese, wine & desserts are a few of the tastings we've hosted. Vi...More Info
Event Type: Wine Tasting
Wine & Cheese by TCC
24104 W. Lockport Street
Plainfield, IL 60544
Ottawa's Old Town Farmers Market
Now - Sep. 3, 2017 , 8:00am - 12:30pm ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Performing Arts
Washington Square Park
Jackson St
Ottawa, IL 61350


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