Upcoming Events Location
"A Century of Wedding Gowns"
Apr. 23, 2019 - Apr. 23, 2019 , 7:00PM-8:30PM
GRUNDY COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY PRESENTS: "A century of wedding gowns" Please join us for an evening of fashion as we display wedding gowns from the 1890's to 1990's See how fashion has evolved from gowns to accessories......even photography. Refreshments will be served ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Education/History
Grundy County Historical Society and Museum
510 W. Illinois Avenue
Morris, IL 60450
815-942-4880
Straight No Chaser: One Shot Tour
Apr. 24, 2019 - Apr. 24, 2019 , 7:30 PM
Straight No Chaser has had an amazing decade. Ten years after turning a collegiate hobby into a recording career that has taken them around the world on tour, the a cappella group tells its story through music on ONE SHOT. Their seventh LP features 16 genre-spanning songs, and 10 entertaining conversational interlud...More Info
Cost: Tickets start at $39.50 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
15 E Van Buren St
Joliet, Il 60435
828-489-1874
Student Recital
Apr. 24, 2019 - Apr. 24, 2019 , 12:00 PM ...More Info
Cost: $8 General Public; $5 Seniors, Faculty, and Staff; $3 Students Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College Fine Arts Theatre
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
8152802223
Old Joliet Prison Tours
Apr. 25, 2019 - Apr. 25, 2019 , 11:00AM & 2:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! April Dates are Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM, and Sunday at 1:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "campus" from the months of April – October. Tours last approximately 90 m...More Info
Cost: $15 for Members | $20 for General Public Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Reels at the Rialto - "Rudy"
Apr. 25, 2019 - Apr. 25, 2019 , 7:00 PM
The new movie series, Reels at the Rialto, is a nod to our Vaudeville movie palace past, and will feature past and recently past movies for the entire family, shown on the retro movie screen by the new projector, generously donated by the Rialto Square Volunteers, inside the beautiful Rialto Square Theatre. Doors will...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-726-7171
Film Showing: Our Spirits Don't Speak English
Apr. 27, 2019 - Apr. 27, 2019 , 1:30-3 PM
In April, viewers will learn about the Indian Boarding Schools of the 19th and 20th century in the monthly film screening of Our Spirits Don't Speak English. Each month, guests can enjoy a different 30-40 minute film with discussion about an aspect of Native American culture. These films are produced by Native American...More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Midwest SOARRING Cultural Center
133 W. 13th Street
Lockport, IL 60441
773-585-8613
Migratory Bird Hike
Apr. 27, 2019 - Apr. 27, 2019 , 8:00AM-10:00AM
Many birds use Lake Renwick to rest and refuel during migration. Join us for a guided hike in search of amazing waterfowl, soaring eagles and beautiful songbirds. Please bring binoculars and dress for the weather. A limited supply of binoculars will be available for loan. Participants will hike up to 1.5 miles on natur...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Lake Renwick Heron Rookery Nature Preserve
23202 W. Renwick Rd.
Romeoville, IL 60446
815-886-1467
Old Joliet Prison Tours
Apr. 27, 2019 - Apr. 27, 2019 , 11:00AM & 2:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! April Dates are Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM, and Sunday at 1:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "campus" from the months of April – October. Tours last approximately 90 m...More Info
Cost: $15 for Members | $20 for General Public Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Scout Flea Market
Apr. 27, 2019 - Apr. 27, 2019 , 9:00AM-2:00PM
Scout Flea Market is a sweet, charming, family friendly, and free market which takes place at True North, one of the BEST vintage stores around. Stroll through 25 vendors set up outside, in the parking lot. They travel from all over just to bring you the 'good' things... vintage, antiques, salvage and furniture. Then s...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Shopping
True North
539 Bedford Rd.
Morris, Il 60450
815-705-0161
Tie the Knot! - Bridal Open House at the Museum
Apr. 27, 2019 - Apr. 27, 2019 , 12:00PM-5:00PM
Recently Engaged? Check out what The Joliet Area Historical Museum has to offer to make your dream wedding a reality! Local professionals will be on site to help you with all your bridal needs. Free Admission, Man Cave with craft beer & artisanal jerky, Bridal Bingo, Door Prizes & Full Cash Bar will be available...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Festivals
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Peter and the Star Catcher
Apr. 25, 2019 - Apr. 28, 2019 , Thursday, Friday 8:00PM | Saturday 4:00PM & 8:00PM | Sunday 2:30PM
Lewis University's Philip Lynch Theatre (PLT) will present Peter and the Starcatcher a play by Rick Elice (Jersey Boys and Addams Family) based on the 2004 novel by humorist Dave Barry and suspense writer Ridley Pearson. Elice's play, Peter and the Starcatcher, received nine 2012 Tony Award nominations (including two f...More Info
Cost: $11.25-$12.25 Event Type: Performing Arts
Philip Lynch Theatre
One University Parkway
Romeoville, IL 60446-2200
815-836-5250
Brighton Beach Memoirs by Latitude 41
Apr. 26, 2019 - Apr. 28, 2019 , Friday-Saturday 8:00PM | Sunday 2:00PM ...More Info
Cost: $15 Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Choral Masterworks Concert
Apr. 28, 2019 - Apr. 28, 2019 , 3:00 PM ...More Info
Cost: $8 General Public; $5 Seniors, Faculty, and Staff; $3 Students Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College Fine Arts Theatre
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
815-280-2223
Corvettes Unlimited 43rd Annual Show & Swap
Apr. 28, 2019 - Apr. 28, 2019 , 8:00AM-2:00PM
Corvette Car Show and Parts Swap Meet...More Info
Event Type: Other
Hawk Chevrolet, 2001 W. Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435
150 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
815-724-3780
Corvettes-Unlimited Indoor Corvette Show
Apr. 28, 2019 - Apr. 28, 2019 , 8:00AM-2:00PM
43rd "INDOOR' Corvette and GM Parts Show April 28 8AM-2PM Rain or Shine be On Time ...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Hawk Auto
2001 W Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60435
815-741-6951
Old Joliet Prison Tours
Apr. 28, 2019 - Apr. 28, 2019 , 1:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! April Dates are Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM, and Sunday at 1:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "campus" from the months of April – October. Tours last approximately 90 m...More Info
Cost: $15 for Members | $20 for General Public Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Owl Pellet Dissection
Apr. 30, 2019 - Apr. 30, 2019 , 6:00PM-7:00PM
Owl pellets are a visual representation of the food chain in action. Join a naturalist to investigate the connections between owls and their environment. This program involves a short presentation about owls and the chance to dissect a pellet yourself. Who knows what you will find? All tools and pellets will be provide...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, IL 60446
815-886-1467
'Girls Just Wanna Have Fun' 80's Party
May. 3, 2019 - May. 3, 2019 , 5:00PM-9:00PM
Hey Girls, want to have fun? Bring your BFF's (and your guys) to True North for this totally 'RAD' shopping event! Party kicks off at 5pm - Take the Pepsi challenge! - Adult Cake Walk - First 100 customers receive glow necklaces - Make and share friendship pins - Shop the 80's candy bar - Answer 80's Trivi...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Shopping
True North
539 Bedford Rd.
Morris, IL 60450
815-705-0161
Girls Night Out
May. 3, 2019 - May. 3, 2019
For more information visit http://www.shopmorrisil.com/...More Info
Event Type: Other
Morris Downtown Development Partnership, Inc.
105 E. Main Street., Ste. 201
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tours
May. 3, 2019 - May. 3, 2019 , 6:00PM
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tour. Visit https://www.jolietmuseum.org for more information. ...More Info
Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Spring Festival of One Acts
May. 3, 2019 - May. 4, 2019 , 2:00 PM & 7:30 PM ...More Info
Cost: $8 General Public; $5 Seniors, Faculty, and Staff; $3 Students Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College Fine Arts Theatre
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
815-280-2223
2019 Comcast Cares Volunteer Work Day
May. 4, 2019 - May. 4, 2019 , 8am - 2pm
Midwest SOARRING cordially invites all volunteers to join Comcast employees for a volunteer work spring cleanup day. We will work together and assist in land clean-up and preparation for spring, clearing out and preparing areas for sacred planting along with building cleaning and organization in Heritage Village in the...More Info
Event Type: Nature
Heritage Village
249 West 2nd Street
Lockport, IL 60441
224.229.5950
Brighton Beach Memoirs by Latitude 41
May. 3, 2019 - May. 5, 2019 , Friday-Saturday 8:00PM, Sunday 2:00PM ...More Info
Cost: $15 Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Community Band Concert
May. 5, 2019 - May. 5, 2019 , 3:00 PM ...More Info
Cost: $5 General Public; $4 Seniors, Faculty, and Staff; $2 Students Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College Fine Arts Theatre
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
815-280-2223
Import Face-Off
May. 5, 2019 - May. 5, 2019 , 8:30AM-6:00PM
Import Face-Off is known for being the most innovative import series in the U.S. with event activities that follow current market trends. Much more than just a race and show, IFO fans spend the entire day enjoying the ultimate lifestyle event of the year. All together, series activities include: car/truck/bike show, 1/...More Info
Cost: $20 Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Route 66 Raceway
500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, Il 60432
815-722-5500
Living History Demonstration
May. 5, 2019 - May. 5, 2019 , 12:00PM-3:00PM
Experience history up close and personal. Find cooks, seamstresses, voyageurs, soldiers or craftsmen sharing their talents at this program. The Isle a la Cache Brigade is a volunteer group of re-enactors presenting a sample of the 18th-century fur trading life. May's demonstration has a special theme focusing on histor...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Education/History
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Rocked and Rolled Artist Reception
May. 5, 2019 - May. 5, 2019 , 2:00PM-4:00PM
Paint or creatively alter your favorite rock, stone, or geological specimen and bring it to the museum. We are creating a progressive installation with your participation! It's free. Just do it! We are not only preserving history, but making some as well. This is YOUR museum! Thanks to our sponsors; City of Lockpor...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type:
Illinois State Museum - Norton Building
201 W. 10th Street
Lockport, IL 60441
815-838-7400
Improv Uncorked - FREE
May. 10, 2019 - May. 10, 2019 , 7:00PM-9:00PM
Expect the unexpected during Improv Uncorked! Join the "We've Said Worse" improv troupe at 7:00PM. They'll ask the audience for a word, which inspires their characters and scenes (10-15 minutes) – all from the one word! Then the troupe is back to the audience for another one-word inspiration for the next roun...More Info
Cost: FREE! Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street at Bluff Street
Joliet, IL 60432
815-724-3761
Jazz Band Concert
May. 10, 2019 - May. 10, 2019 , 7:30PM ...More Info
Cost: $5 General Public; $4 Seniors, Faculty, and Staff; $2 Students Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College Fine Arts Theatre
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
815-280-2223
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tour
May. 10, 2019 - May. 10, 2019 , 6:00PM
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tour! Visit https://www.jolietmuseum.org for more information....More Info
Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Tony Bennett: I Left My Heart Tour
May. 10, 2019 - May. 10, 2019 , 8:00PM
His initial successes came via a string of Columbia singles in the early 1950's, including such chart-toppers as "Because of You," "Rags to Riches," and a remake of Hank Williams' "Cold, Cold Heart." He had 24 songs in the Top 40, including: "I Wanna Be Around," "The Good Life," "Who Can I Turn To (When Nobody Needs Me...More Info
Cost: Tickets start at $55 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
15 E Van Buren St
Joliet, IL 60435
828-489-1874
3 French Hens French Country Market
May. 11, 2019 - May. 11, 2019 , 8:00AM - 2:00PM
Antiques, artisans, hand crafted items, fresh produce, baked goods, flowers and more! For more information visit www.3FrenchHensMarket@blogspot.com ...More Info
Event Type: Shopping
Morris Downtown Development Partnership, Inc.
105 E. Main Street., Ste. 201
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
STAR WARS Scevenger Hunt
May. 11, 2019 - May. 11, 2019 , 10:00AM-5:00PM
Hey STAR WARS fans, the Joliet Area Historical Museum hosts the STAR WARS SCAVENGER HUNT! FREE ADMISSION all day from 10am to 5pm as children and families are invited to find original 1977 Star Wars Trading Cards hidden throughout the Museum's galleries! All participants get a STAR WARS Game Card and children will rec...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Other
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Honors Recital
May. 13, 2019 - May. 13, 2019 , 7:30PM ...More Info
Cost: $5 General Public; $4 Seniors, Faculty, and Staff; $2 Students Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College Fine Arts Theatre
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
815-280-2223
Guitar and Percussion Concert, directed by Adam Roth and Adam Cowger
May. 14, 2019 - May. 14, 2019 , 7:30PM ...More Info
Cost: $5 General Public; $4 Seniors, Faculty, and Staff; $2 Students Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College Fine Arts Theatre
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
815-280-2223
Busy Beavers Craft Club
May. 18, 2019 - May. 18, 2019 , 10:00AM-4:00PM
Join us on the third Saturday of the month for "Busy Beavers Craft Club." Each day we will have a different craft set up in the museum for you to make and take home. In May, create a caterpillar to travel with you on your walks. Isle a la Cache Museum is an accessible facility. Ages 12 or younger (accompanied by an ad...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Arts/Crafts
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Fishing Will County Preserves
May. 18, 2019 - May. 18, 2019 , 1:00PM-2:30PM
Have you ever wondered where the best preserves are to go fishing or what kind of fish you can catch in this area? Join a naturalist for this program to find fishing hot spots and learn about common sport fish of Will County. This program will highlight many of the lakes, streams and rivers of the Forest Preserve Dist...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Girls On The Run 5K
May. 18, 2019 - May. 18, 2019 , 6:30AM-11:00AM
This annual event takes place at the Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet. The course is 3.1 miles and will run outside of the Chicagoland Speedway. At Girls on the Run we inspire girls to recognize their inner strength and celebrate what makes them one of a kind. Trained coaches lead small teams through our research-bas...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Chicagoland Speedway
500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, IL 60433
888-629-RACE (7223)
Healthy Homes, Healthy Families Fun Day
May. 18, 2019 - May. 18, 2019 , 10:00AM-2:00PM
Resource Fair & Family Fun Day...More Info
Event Type: Other
Will County Center for Community Concerns
2455 Glenwood Ave
Joliet, IL 60435
815-724-3780
J-Town Film Fest
May. 19, 2019 - May. 19, 2019 , 2:00PM
Original films by high school students to adults. Watch & vote!...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
The Sound of Music: Live on Stage
May. 22, 2019 - May. 22, 2019 , 7:30 PM
THE HILLS ARE ALIVE! A brand new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC is coming to the Rialto Square Theatre. The spirited, romantic and beloved musical story of Maria and the von Trapp Family will once again thrill audiences with its Tony®, Grammy® and Academy Award® winning Best Score, including "My Favori...More Info
Cost: Tickets start at $48.50 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, Il 60432
(815)726-7171
Cadillac Groove Concert
May. 23, 2019 - May. 23, 2019 , 7:00PM
Kicking off the series of great ROOFTOP CONCERTS at the Joliet Historical Museum. We can't wait! This is the coolest concert at the coolest venue. You gotta be there. Be sure to call early and get your tickets. This sells out FAST!!!...More Info
Cost: $10 members | $12 General Public Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Turtles Rock
May. 23, 2019 - May. 23, 2019 , 6:30PM-7:30PM
Celebrate World Turtle Day by painting turtle-inspired kindness rocks. Along the way, discover why North America is called Turtle Island. Spend time with our live models, the Blanding's turtles that call Isle a la Cache home. When the program is done, hide your rock for someone else to find – and brighten their d...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Improv Uncorked featuring "We've Said Worse"
May. 24, 2019 - May. 24, 2019 , 7:00 PM
Theatre improv, snacks & cash bar...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
8157243761
Super Seeds
May. 25, 2019 - May. 25, 2019 , 11:00AM-12:30PM
Take a good look at that maple tree in your yard. Did you know it started as a seed no bigger than your thumb? In this program, learn all about seeds, where they come from, how they move, and the powerhouse stored inside. Make a traveling seed and a seed "bomb" to take home and plant. Isle a la Cache Museum is an acces...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, IL 60446
815-886-1467
Brunch in Joliet
Now - May. 26, 2019 , 9:00AM-2:30PM
2019 has us bringing in the highly anticipated Sunday Brunch to the Brewery! We are excited to share with you our unique brunch menu full of sweets, savories and everything in between! On the savory side, try the Morning Glory Burger with bacon-tomato jam, sunny-egg, arugula, and cheddar or our homemade Chilaquiles Ver...More Info
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MyGrain Brewing
50 E. Jefferson Street Suite 106
Joliet, Il 60432
815-345-3339
Old Joliet Prison May Tours
May. 2, 2019 - May. 26, 2019 , Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM | Sunday 1:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! May Dates are Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM, and Sunday at 1:00PM May 3rd & 10th-Haunted Tour @ 6:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "campus" from the months of April – O...More Info
Cost: $15-$20 Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Memorial Day Parade and Observance
May. 27, 2019 - May. 27, 2019 , 10:30 AM
10:30am – Parade begins at Chapin Park and continues down Liberty Street to the courthouse. 11:00am – Observance at the Grundy County Courthouse. Sponsored by Morris VFW. For additional information, contact the Morris VFW at (815)-942-0605....More Info
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Chapin Park
E Benton Street
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Reels at the Rialto - "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"
May. 30, 2019 - May. 30, 2019 , 7:00 PM
May 30th - "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Thirty years after the defeat of the Galactic Empire, the galaxy faces a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) and the First Order. When a defector named Finn (John Boyega) crash-lands on a desert planet, he meets Rey (Daisy Ridley), a tough scavenger whose droid c...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-726-7171
Knights of Columbus Monthly Community Exhibit
May. 1, 2019 - May. 31, 2019
Discover the history behind this Catholic fraternal service organization and learn about their charitable efforts throughout the World. For more information, please visit http://jolietmuseum.org ...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
34th Annual Cabin Festival
Jun. 1, 2019 - Jun. 1, 2019 , 10:00AM-3:00PM
See authentic pioneer crafts done by the Prairie Partners and Friends as they re-enact in authentic dress. Visit the Cragg Cabin history exhibit and prairie life demonstrtion. Park your car in the visitor center parking area. Walk the trail to the Cabin Nort of the VC or ride the wagon. Some demonstrators and vendors w...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type:
Goose Lake Prairie State Natural Area
5010 N Jugtown Road
Morris, Il 60450
(815)942-2899
34th Annual Cabin Festival
Jun. 1, 2019 - Jun. 1, 2019 , 10:00AM-3:00PM
See authentic pioneer crafts done by the Prairie Partners as they re-enact in authentic dress. Visit the Cragg Cabin history exhibit and prairielife presentations. Park your car in the visitor center parking area. Walk the trail to the Cabin or ride the wagon. Some demonstrators and vendors will have items for sale. Th...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Goose Lake Prairie State Natural Area
5010 N Jugtown Road
Morris, Il 60450
815-942-2899
Bike & Brake for History
Jun. 1, 2019 - Jun. 1, 2019 , 9:00AM-11:30AM
The Illinois & Michigan Canal is our backdrop for this fun and fascinating ride. We'll share the origins of the waterway and its impact to Will County, and visit a former hot spot of industry. Our starting point is the plaza outside Lockport's Gaylord Building. The ride is approximately 8 miles round trip along crushed...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Education/History
Gaylord Building
200 W 8th Street
Lockport, Il 60441
(815) 886-1467
STAR WARS Day!
Jun. 1, 2019 - Jun. 1, 2019 , 11:00AM-4:00PM
Star Wars Day will take place Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 11:00AM-4:00PM in downtown Joliet at the Joliet Public Library Ottawa Street Branch, Rialto Square Theatre, Joliet Area Historical Museum and on Clinton and Chicago Streets. It is an event that is out of this world! Join us for a parade of costumed characters, a...More Info
Cost: free Event Type: Festivals
Joliet Public Library
www.jolietlibrary.org
Joliet, Il 60432
(815)846-3124
The Bart Attacks! Live at Elder Brewing Co.
Jun. 1, 2019 - Jun. 1, 2019 , 7:00PM-10:00PM
The Bart Attacks! are thrilled to make their debut at Elder Brewing Co....More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Elder Brewing Company
218. E Cass Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-953-0127
ZERO Prostate Cancer Run 10K/5K
Jun. 1, 2019 - Jun. 1, 2019 , 8:00AM-12:00PM
Event Information: ZERO is proud to partner with Advanced Urology Associates to end prostate cancer. The 2019 ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk - Chicago features a 10K run, 5K run/walk, 1 mile walk, Kids' Superhero Dash for Dad, and virtual Snooze for Dudes program. Stick around for the family-friendly post-race celeb...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Advanced Urology Associates
1541 Riverboat Center Drive
Joliet, IL 60435
815-724-3782
Route 66 NHRA Nationals
May. 30, 2019 - Jun. 2, 2019 , All day
The world's greatest drag racers light up The World's Premier Drag Racing Facility. See stars like John Force, Ron Capps, Antron Brown and Erica Enders-Stevens take to the track! Every ticket is a pit pass and your all-access pass into the epicenter of the drivers and teams as they prep these 10,000-horsepower machines...More Info
Cost: Tickets start as low as $135 for all 4 days! Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Route 66 Raceway
500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, Il 60432
815-722-5500
Morris Tractor Ride
May. 31, 2019 - Jun. 2, 2019
Whether you are a tractor driver, collector, or just an interested onlooker, the Morris Tractor Ride has something for you! Dust off your vintage tractor and prepare to have a great time. The Morris Tractor Ride will be led by the renowned agriculture broadcaster, Max Armstrong, who always has an interesting tale to ...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Morris Downtown Development Partnership, Inc.
105 E. Main Street., Ste. 201
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
City of Morris' Concert on the Courthouse Lawn
Jun. 6, 2019 - Jun. 6, 2019 , 6:30PM
Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket and relax in the cool breezes of a summer night and enjoy a great concert....More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Morris Downtown Development Partnership, Inc.
105 E. Main Street., Ste. 201
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Riverdale Trivia
Jun. 6, 2019 - Jun. 6, 2019 , 8:00PM
A great place to get away with it all. Who is the leader of the River Vixens? What is Archie's last name? Join us for a night of trivia, all about the TV show Riverdale!...More Info
Event Type: Ale Trail
Embers Tap House
933 S. State St.
Lockport, Il 60441
815-552-3031
Food Truck Friday
Jun. 7, 2019 - Jun. 7, 2019 , 5:00PM-7:30PM
Food trucks are back for their third season. Enjoy your favorite fare on wheels right in your community. This year, we have changed the time to accommodate more people and to cater to a hungry public. In addition to yummy and convenient food, enjoy the trails and some fun activities. Plus, it's hard to beat the view. F...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Dining
Hammel Woods
554 Brookforest Av.
Shorewood, Il 60404
815-727-8700
Grundy Bank's Brown Bag Friday
Jun. 7, 2019 - Jun. 7, 2019 , 11:30AM-1:30PM
Grundy Bank's Brown Bag Friday at the Grundy County Courthouse Lawn. Featuring a Hot Dog Eating Contest!...More Info
Event Type: Dining
Morris Downtown Development Partnership, Inc.
105 E. Main Street., Ste. 201
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Touch-A-Truck
Jun. 7, 2019 - Jun. 7, 2019 , 10:30AM-2:30PM
Join us for a family-friendly event where little drivers are given the green light to sit behind the wheel, and honk the horns to their little heart's desire in every type of vehicle imaginable! Enjoy a noise-free sensory-friendly hour from 10:30AM-11:30AM. Sponsored by CITGO....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Other
Lockport Township Park District
1811 S. Lawrence Ave.
Lockport, Il 60441
815-838-1183
3 French Hens French Country Market
Jun. 8, 2019 - Jun. 8, 2019 , 8:00AM - 2:00PM
Antiques, artisans, hand crafted items, fresh produce, baked goods, flowers and more! For more information visit www.3FrenchHensMarket@blogspot.com ...More Info
Event Type: Shopping
Canal Port
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Island Rendezvous
Jun. 8, 2019 - Jun. 8, 2019 , 11:00AM - 3:00PM
Rendezvous was a time when fur traders met to celebrate a successful season. Join us as we update the 18th-century rendezvous for today's families. Experience the connection between the past and present with activities, games and crafts. Feel what it's like to pull back a bow and shoot an arrow. Try to start a fire wit...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Festivals
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Morris Cruise Night
Jun. 8, 2019 - Jun. 8, 2019 , 6:00PM-9:00PM
For more information, visit http://morriscruisenight.com...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Morris Downtown Development Partnership, Inc.
105 E. Main Street., Ste. 201
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Walk the Run Bird Hike
Jun. 8, 2019 - Jun. 8, 2019 , 8:00AM-10:00AM
The best way to learn about birds is to see and hear them! Learn from a naturalist and other like-minded birders as you take a bird hike through Rock Run Preserve, starting at Black Road Access. The program begins with a short presentation about one particular bird or bird topic. Please meet at Black Road Access Shelte...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Rock Run Preserve - Black Road Access
3669 Black Road
Joliet, Il 60431
(815)722-9470
Gebhard Woods Dulcimer and Traditional Music Festival
Jun. 8, 2019 - Jun. 9, 2019 ...More Info
Event Type:
Goold Park
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Early Bird Hike
Jun. 13, 2019 - Jun. 13, 2019 , 7:00AM-8:30AM
Whether you are just beginning or are an experienced birder, you won't want to miss this early morning bird hike. Join an experienced naturalist who will take you on a guided hike in search of summer birds. The varied habitat at Isle a la Cache preserve makes it a great place for bird-watching. The hike will follow the...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Mystery in the Mansion
Jun. 13, 2019 - Jun. 13, 2019
Begin your day of fun and adventure with lunch at The Jacob Henry Mansion, but don't plan on leaving until you have solved the Murder Mystery!...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420
Busy Beavers Craft Club
Jun. 15, 2019 - Jun. 15, 2019 , 10:00AM- 4:00PM
Join us on the third Saturday of the month for "Busy Beavers Craft Club." Each day we will have a different craft set up in the museum for you to make and take home. In June, make a fish-themed craft. Isle a la Cache Museum is an accessible facility. Ages 12 or younger (accompanied by an adult). No registration requi...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Arts/Crafts
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Old Canal Days
Jun. 13, 2019 - Jun. 16, 2019
The annual Old Canal Days attracts tens of thousands of residents and visitors from all over the state to celebrate the I&M Canal and its contributions to the success of Lockport. An amazing summer festival featuring a carnival, beer garden, live music, arts & crafts show, food trucks, wine tent and more!...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Downtown Lockport
222 E. 9th Street
Lockport, IL 60441
(815) 838-0549
Summer Musical by the Park
Jun. 14, 2019 - Jun. 16, 2019 , Friday-Saturday 7:00PM, Sunday 2:00PM
Summer musical by the Park, stay tuned for more details. Or visit their website. June 14-16 & June 21-23...More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Discovery Isle
Jun. 19, 2019 - Jun. 19, 2019 , 1:00PM-3:00PM
Join us every Wednesday during the summer starting June 19 for different natural or cultural history activities. This particular Wednesday, we will be dipping nets in the lagoon to look for critters. Nets, field guides and other equipment are provided. All the awesome critters we find will be returned to the lagoon at ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
City of Morris' Concert on the Courthouse Lawn
Jun. 20, 2019 - Jun. 20, 2019 , 6:30 PM
Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket and relax in the cool breezes of a summer night and enjoy a great concert....More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Grundy County Courthouse
105 E. Main Street., Ste. 201
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Jun. 20, 2019 - Jun. 20, 2019 , 7:00PM
Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) has an uncanny skill at cutting classes and getting away with it. Intending to make one last duck-out before graduation, Ferris calls in sick, "borrows" a Ferrari, and embarks on a one-day journey through the streets of Chicago. On Ferris' trail is high school principal Rooney (Jeffre...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, Il 60432
815-726-7171
Gilmore Girls Trivia
Jun. 20, 2019 - Jun. 20, 2019 , 8:00PM
Where did Rory go to college? Who was Rory's best friend that played the drums? What is the name of Sookie's husband? Live more. Laugh more. Eat more. Talk more. Gilmore....More Info
Event Type: Ale Trail
Embers Tap House
933 S. State St.
Lockport, Il 60441
815-552-3031
Reels at the Rialto - "Ferris Bueller's Day Off"
Jun. 20, 2019 - Jun. 20, 2019 , 7:00 PM
Tickets available day-of or in advance at the Rialto Square Theatre Box Office. No online ticket sales. June 20th - Ferris Bueller's Day Off Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) has an uncanny skill at cutting classes and getting away with it. Intending to make one last duck-out before graduation, Ferris calls in s...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-726-7171
Summer Musical by the Park
Jun. 21, 2019 - Jun. 23, 2019 , Friday-Saturday 7:00PM, Sunday 2:00PM
Summer musical by the Park, stay tuned for more details. Or visit their website. June 14-16 & June 21-23...More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Discovery Isle
Jun. 26, 2019 - Jun. 26, 2019 , 1:00PM-3:00PM
Join us every Wednesday during the summer for different natural or cultural history activities. On June 26, we will be learning all about Monarch butterflies. This is a drop-in program so stop by anytime between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. The program may include hiking less than 0.5 mile on preserve trails over uneven terrain. ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Friends Trivia Night
Jun. 27, 2019 - Jun. 27, 2019 , 8:00PM
How you doin? We were on a break! Oh. My. God. Grab your friends and join us for a night of trivia about the TV show Friends! Bonus points for best team names!...More Info
Event Type: Ale Trail
Embers Tap House
933 S. State St.
Lockport, Il 60441
815-552-3031
JJC Student Art Show
Apr. 29, 2019 - Jun. 28, 2019 ...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College - Laura A. Sprague Art Gallery
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
815-280-2223
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tours
Jun. 7, 2019 - Jun. 28, 2019 , 6:00PM
Haunted Prison Tour every Friday in June. Visit https://www.jolietprison.org for more information....More Info
Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
M&R Rush Concert
Jun. 29, 2019 - Jun. 29, 2019 , 7:00PM
For more information, please visit www. jolietmuseum.org ...More Info
Cost: $10 Museum Members | $12 General Public Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Pre-Race Concert with Country Music Star Lee Brice to perform at the Camping World 400
Now - Jun. 30, 2019 ...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Chicagoland Speedway - Joliet
500 Speedway Blvd,
Joliet, IL 60433
888-629-RACE (7223)
Pre-Race Concert with Country Music Star Lee Brice to perform at the Camping World 400
Now - Jun. 30, 2019 ...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Chicagoland Speedway - Joliet
500 Speedway Blvd,
Joliet, IL 60433
888-629-RACE (7223)
Knights of Columbus Monethly Community Exhibit
Jun. 1, 2019 - Jun. 30, 2019
Discover the history behind this Catholic fraternal service organization and learn about their charitable efforts throughout the World. For more information, please visit http://www.jolietmuseum.org...More Info
Event Type: Other
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
(815)723-5201
Old Joliet Prison June Tours
Jun. 4, 2019 - Jun. 30, 2019 , Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM | Sunday 1:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! June Dates are Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM, and Sunday at 1:00PM Haunted Tour Every Friday @ 6:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "campus" from the months of April &...More Info
Cost: $15-$20 Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Ultimate Summer NASCAR Festival Weekend
Jun. 27, 2019 - Jun. 30, 2019 , All day
The stars of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series slide into Chicagoland Speedway for the Camping World 400 on June 30, 2019. Last year's race culminated with one of the greatest finishes in NASCAR history. The world's greatest stock car drivers. The world's greatest fans. ...More Info
Cost: Tickets start as low as $135 for all 4 days! Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Chicagoland Speedway
500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, Il 60433
888-629-RACE (7223)
Discovery Isle
Jul. 3, 2019 - Jul. 3, 2019 , 1:00PM-3:00PM
Join us every Wednesday during the summer starting June 19 for different natural or cultural history activities. This particular Wednesday, we will be dipping nets in the lagoon to look for critters. Nets, field guides and other equipment are provided. All the awesome critters we find will be returned to the lagoon at ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Independence Celebration & Fireworks Show
Jul. 3, 2019 - Jul. 3, 2019 , 6:00PM-10:00PM
Celebrate the 4th of July with food & brews, live music and FIREWORKS at 9:30PM....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Holiday - Spring/Summer
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Liberty 5K Run/Walk
Jul. 3, 2019 - Jul. 3, 2019 , 7:30 PM
For more information visit www.liberty5k.com ...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Discovery Isle
Jul. 10, 2019 - Jul. 10, 2019 , 1:00PM-3:00PM
Join us every Wednesday during the summer starting June 19 for different natural or cultural history activities. This particular Wednesday, we will be dipping nets in the lagoon to look for critters. Nets, field guides and other equipment are provided. All the awesome critters we find will be returned to the lagoon at ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, IL 60446
815-886-1467
3 French Hens French Country Market
Jul. 13, 2019 - Jul. 13, 2019 , 8:00AM - 2:00PM
Antiques, artisans, hand crafted items, fresh produce, baked goods, flowers and more!...More Info
Event Type: Shopping
Canal Port
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Burndown at Sundown
Jul. 13, 2019 - Jul. 13, 2019 , All day
Gear up for Route 66 Raceway's Most Explosive Event! Over FIVE HUNDRED race cars, 250-mph dragsters and funny cars, jet cars and wheelstanders on the track. Off the track, we heat it all up, too! Outside the grandstands, the pits are open to the public, where you can see all the cars up-close and personal. In...More Info
Cost: Advance tickets are $18 Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Route 66 Raceway
500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, Il 60432
815-722-5500
Great Moments in Vinyl Concert
Jul. 13, 2019 - Jul. 13, 2019 , 7:00PM
For more information, please visit www.jolietmuseum.org...More Info
Cost: $10 Museum Members | $12 General Public Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Merit Badge Workshop
Jul. 13, 2019 - Jul. 13, 2019
For more information, please visit http://jolietmuseum.org ...More Info
Event Type: Nature
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Morris Cruise Night
Jul. 13, 2019 - Jul. 13, 2019 , 6:00PM-9:00PM
For more information, visit http://morriscruisenight.com ...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Morris Downtown Development Partnership, Inc.
105 E. Main Street., Ste. 201
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Discovery Isle
Jul. 17, 2019 - Jul. 17, 2019 , 1:00PM-3:00PM
Join us every Wednesday during the summer starting June 19 for different natural or cultural history activities. This particular Wednesday, we will be dipping nets in the lagoon to look for critters. Nets, field guides and other equipment are provided. All the awesome critters we find will be returned to the lagoon at ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
City of Morris' Concert on the Courthouse Lawn
Jul. 18, 2019 - Jul. 18, 2019 , 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket and relax in the cool breezes of a summer night and enjoy a great concert....More Info
Event Type:
Grundy County Courthouse
111 E Washington St.
Morris, IL 60450
815-941-0245
Field of Dreams
Jul. 18, 2019 - Jul. 18, 2019 , 7:00PM
An Iowa corn farmer, hearing voices, interprets them as a command to build a baseball diamond in his fields; he does, and the 1919 Chicago White Sox come....More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, Il 60432
815-726-7171
Reels at the Rialto - "Field of Dreams"
Jul. 18, 2019 - Jul. 18, 2019 , 7:00 PM
Tickets available day-of or in advance at the Rialto Square Theatre Box Office. No online ticket sales. July 18th - "Field of Dreams" An Iowa corn farmer, hearing voices, interprets them as a command to build a baseball diamond in his fields; he does, and the 1919 Chicago White Sox come....More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-726-7171
Grundy Bank's Brown Bag Friday
Jul. 19, 2019 - Jul. 19, 2019 , 11:30PM-4:00PM
Stick around for the Ice Cream Social from 1:30 – 4:00!...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Grundy County Courthouse
111 E. Washington St.
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Liberty Arts Festival
Jul. 19, 2019 - Jul. 19, 2019 , 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Art, music, theater, dance and activities for children and adults alike! Friday Schedule: 11:00am – 3:00pm – "Creator's Village" – Courthouse Lawn – Pick up your Creators Village Passport in the "Greeting Booth" and let your adventure begin! Kids of all ages can express their creativity with a ...More Info
Event Type:
Morris Downtown Development Partnership, Inc.
105 E. Main Street., Ste. 201
Morris, IL 60450
815-941-0245
Liberty Arts Festival
Jul. 20, 2019 - Jul. 20, 2019 , 10:00 am - 8:00 pm
Art, music, theater, dance and activities for children and adults alike! Saturday Schedule: 10:00am – 4:00pm – Art Walk – Washington Street one block east and west of Liberty, and Liberty north of Washington Street – Visit the Fine Art Walk and separate Maker's Market. The Fine Art Walk is juri...More Info
Event Type:
Morris Downtown Development Partnership, Inc.
105 E. Main Street., Ste. 201
Morris, IL 60450
815-941-0245
Co-Op Park Party Celebration
Jul. 23, 2019 - Jul. 23, 2019 , 6:00PM-8:00PM
Come enjoy a fun night out in the park with family and friends. There will be music, inflatables, face painting and more for all to enjoy....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Other
Sunset Park, 729 Murphy Dr., Romeoville
1811 S. Lawrence Ave.
Lockport, Il 60441
815-838-1183
Discovery Isle
Jul. 24, 2019 - Jul. 24, 2019 , 1:00PM-3:00PM
Join us every Wednesday during the summer starting June 19 for different natural or cultural history activities. This particular Wednesday, we will be dipping nets in the lagoon to look for critters. Nets, field guides and other equipment are provided. All the awesome critters we find will be returned to the lagoon at ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tours
Jul. 5, 2019 - Jul. 26, 2019 , 6:00PM
Haunted Tours every Friday night in July at 6:00PM! Visit https://www.jolietmuseum.org for more information....More Info
Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Scout Flea Market
Jul. 27, 2019 - Jul. 27, 2019 , 9:00AM-2:00PM
Scout Flea Market is a sweet, charming, family friendly, and free market which takes place at True North, one of the BEST vintage stores around. Stroll through 25 vendors set up outside, in the parking lot. They travel from all over just to bring you the 'good' things... vintage, antiques, salvage and furniture. Then s...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Shopping
True North
539 Bedford Rd.
Morris, Il 60450
815-705-0161
Sizzling Summer Sidewalk Sales
Jul. 27, 2019 - Jul. 27, 2019
For more information visit http://shopmorrisil.com/...More Info
Event Type: Shopping
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Old Joliet Prison July Tours
Jul. 2, 2019 - Jul. 28, 2019 , Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM | Sunday 1:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! July Dates: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM Sunday 1:00PM Haunted Tours every Friday @ 6:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "campus" from the months of April – October...More Info
Cost: $15-$20 Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
14th Annual Nitto Tire NMRA/NMCA Super Bowl of Street-Legal Drag Racing
Jul. 25, 2019 - Jul. 28, 2019 , All day
Both the NMRA and the NMCA roll into Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Illinois, over the weekend of July 25 – 28, 2019. This is the ONLY event where the NMRA and NMCA compete against each other for the ultimate bragging rights! The 14th Annual Nitto Tire NMRA/NMCA Super Bowl of Street-Legal Drag Racing is one of th...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Route 66 Raceway
500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, Il 60432
815-722-5500
"Footloose" by Joliet Drama Club
Jul. 26, 2019 - Jul. 28, 2019
"Footloose" is presented by the Joliet Drama Guild. Visit www.jolietdramaguild.org or call 877-534-1933 for more information....More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Discovery Isle
Jul. 31, 2019 - Jul. 31, 2019 , 1:00PM-3:00PM
Join us every Wednesday during the summer starting June 19 for different natural or cultural history activities. This particular Wednesday, we will be dipping nets in the lagoon to look for critters. Nets, field guides and other equipment are provided. All the awesome critters we find will be returned to the lagoon at ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
City of Morris' Concert on the Courthouse Lawn
Aug. 1, 2019 - Aug. 1, 2019 , 6:30PM
Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket and relax in the cool breezes of a summer night and enjoy a great concert....More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Grundy County Courthouse
111 E. Washington St.
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Discovery Isle
Aug. 7, 2019 - Aug. 7, 2019 , 1:00PM-3:00PM
Join us every Wednesday during the summer starting June 19 for different natural or cultural history activities. This particular Wednesday, we will be dipping nets in the lagoon to look for critters. Nets, field guides and other equipment are provided. All the awesome critters we find will be returned to the lagoon at ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
3 French Hens French Country Market
Aug. 10, 2019 - Aug. 10, 2019 , 8:00AM - 2:00PM
Antiques, artisans, hand crafted items, fresh produce, baked goods, flowers and more!...More Info
Event Type: Shopping
Canal Port
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Joliet Blues Fest
Aug. 10, 2019 - Aug. 10, 2019
Live blues music on the pavilion, stay tuned for details!...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Morris Cruise Night
Aug. 10, 2019 - Aug. 10, 2019 , 6:00PM-9:00PM
For more information, visit http://morriscruisenight.com...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Morris, IL 60450
815-941-0245
13th Annual Nature Photography Contest and Exhibit
Aug. 4, 2019 - Aug. 11, 2019 , Various
The Nature Photo Contest offers budding photographers a chance to display the best photographs from their many trips to state parks in Illinois this past year. While we would hope that everyone visits the GLPSNA for their entries, photographs are to be taken in Illinois State Parks, Lands, or Areas and any National Par...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Education/History
Goose Lake Prairie State Natural Area
5010 N Jugtown Road
Morris, IL 60450
815-942-2899
Joliet Blues Festival
Aug. 11, 2019 - Aug. 11, 2019 , 4:00PM-11:00PM
5 great blues bands, food & brews too!...More Info
Cost: $10 early | $15 gate Event Type: Festivals
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street at Bluff Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-724-3761
Discovery Isle
Aug. 14, 2019 - Aug. 14, 2019 , 1:00PM-3:00PM
Join us every Wednesday during the summer starting June 19 for different natural or cultural history activities. This particular Wednesday, we will be dipping nets in the lagoon to look for critters. Nets, field guides and other equipment are provided. All the awesome critters we find will be returned to the lagoon at ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
City of Morris' Concert on the Courthouse Lawn
Aug. 15, 2019 - Aug. 15, 2019 , 6:30PM
Bring your lawn chairs or a blanket and relax in the cool breezes of a summer night and enjoy a great concert....More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Grundy County Courthouse
111 E. Washington St.
Morris, IL 60450
815-941-0245
Polka at Concerts on the Hill
Aug. 15, 2019 - Aug. 15, 2019 , 6:30PM
Eddie Koroas Jr., & Frank Rossi and the Sounds of Sinatra....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Reels at the Rialto - "The Sting"
Aug. 15, 2019 - Aug. 15, 2019 , 7:00 PM
Tickets available day-of or in advance at the Rialto Square Theatre Box Office. No online ticket sales. August 15th - "The Sting" Following the murder of a mutual friend, aspiring con man Johnny Hooker (Robert Redford) teams up with old pro Henry Gondorff (Paul Newman) to take revenge on the ruthless crime boss res...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-726-7171
The String
Aug. 15, 2019 - Aug. 15, 2019 , 7:00PM
Following the murder of a mutual friend, aspiring con man Johnny Hooker (Robert Redford) teams up with old pro Henry Gondorff (Paul Newman) to take revenge on the ruthless crime boss responsible, Doyle Lonnegan (Robert Shaw). Hooker and Gondorff set about implementing an elaborate scheme, one so crafty that Lonnegan wo...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, Il 60432
815-726-7171
Rooftop Concert
Aug. 16, 2019 - Aug. 16, 2019 , 7:00PM
For more information, please visit http://jolietmuseum.org ...More Info
Cost: $10 Museum Members | $12 General Public Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Mazon Creek Fossil Tour
Aug. 17, 2019 - Aug. 17, 2019 , 1:00PM-7:00PM
Join us on Saturday August 17th OR Sunday August 18th 2019 for our annual Mazon Creek Fossil Tour in Morris, IL! Take advantage of this unique opportunity to learn about the environment, ecosystems, and climate of Northern Illinois as it was 300 million years ago by collecting fossil specimens at the Mazon Fossil Beds....More Info
Cost: $150 Per Person (Reservation Required) Event Type:
Morris, IL 60450
815-220-1848
Route 66 Classic
Aug. 17, 2019 - Aug. 17, 2019 , All day
Route 66 Raceway welcomes the return of the D'Arcy Buick GMC Route 66 Classic on August 17, 2019. While in its eighth year, the event has recently been reimagined and loaded with an unprecedented level of content that will not only pay homage to early drag racing and hot rod culture but will present a quarter-mile blas...More Info
Cost: $20 Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Route 66 Raceway
500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, Il 60432
815-722-5500
Mazon Creek Fossil Tour
Aug. 18, 2019 - Aug. 18, 2019 , 1:00PM-7:00PM
Join us on Saturday August 17th OR Sunday August 18th 2019 for our annual Mazon Creek Fossil Tour in Morris, IL! Take advantage of this unique opportunity to learn about the environment, ecosystems, and climate of Northern Illinois as it was 300 million years ago by collecting fossil specimens at the Mazon Fossil Beds....More Info
Cost: $150 Per Person (Reservation Required) Event Type:
Morris, IL 60450
815-220-1848
Discovery Isle
Aug. 21, 2019 - Aug. 21, 2019 , 1:00PM-3:00PM
Join us every Wednesday during the summer starting June 19 for different natural or cultural history activities. This particular Wednesday, we will be dipping nets in the lagoon to look for critters. Nets, field guides and other equipment are provided. All the awesome critters we find will be returned to the lagoon at ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Discovery Isle
Aug. 21, 2019 - Aug. 21, 2019 , 1:00PM-3:00PM
Join us every Wednesday during the summer starting June 19 for different natural or cultural history activities. This particular Wednesday, we will be dipping nets in the lagoon to look for critters. Nets, field guides and other equipment are provided. All the awesome critters we find will be returned to the lagoon at ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Grundy Bank's Brown Bag Friday
Aug. 23, 2019 - Aug. 23, 2019 , 11:30AM-1:30PM
Grundy Bank's Brown Bag Friday at the Courthouse - Band Day...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Grundy County Courthouse
111 E. Washington St.
Morris, IL 60450
815-941-0245
TADA Annuial Picnic
Aug. 24, 2019 - Aug. 24, 2019 , 12:00PM-4:00PM
Tri County Area Disability Activists invite the disability community...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Education/History
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
The Great Prison Break-In
Aug. 24, 2019 - Aug. 24, 2019
We are making history in Joliet. After fifteen years of neglect, the iconic 1858 "Old Joliet Prison," made famous in The Blues Brothers and Prison Break, is coming back to life. To mark this momentous occasion, we are working with our community partners to "go big" with a celebration which will be talked about for y...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Cruisin' Into Lockport
Jun. 3, 2019 - Aug. 26, 2019 , 6:30PM-8:30PM
Come out to Central Square and First Midwest Bank parking lots, located at 9th and Hamilton in downtown Lockport to see the classic car show and listen to great live entertainment. Shop the farmer's market and enjoy delicious food and drinks as well. Kids will love our inflatable obstacle course, face painting and much...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Performing Arts
Central Square
S Hamilton St, Lockport, IL 60441
Lockport, Il 60441
(815)838-1183
Discovery Isle
Aug. 28, 2019 - Aug. 28, 2019 , 1:00PM-3:00PM
Join us every Wednesday during the summer starting June 19 for different natural or cultural history activities. This particular Wednesday, we will be dipping nets in the lagoon to look for critters. Nets, field guides and other equipment are provided. All the awesome critters we find will be returned to the lagoon at ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E. 135th Street
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Concerts on the Hill
Jun. 6, 2019 - Aug. 29, 2019 , 6:30PM
Outdoor music every Thursday at the Bandshell....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Ongoing
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park Bandshell
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tours
Aug. 2, 2019 - Aug. 30, 2019 , 6:00PM
Haunted Prison Tours every Friday in August at 6:00PM! Visit https://www.jolietmuseum.org for more information and to sign up!...More Info
Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Old Joliet Prison August Tours
Aug. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2019 , Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM | Sunday 1:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! August Dates: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM (except August 24th) Sunday 1:00PM (except August 25th) Haunted Tours every Friday @ 6:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "camp...More Info
Cost: $15 for Members | $20 for General Public Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
3 French Hens French Country Market
Sep. 14, 2019 - Sep. 14, 2019 , 8:00AM-2:00PM
Antiques, artisans, hand crafted items, fresh produce, baked goods, flowers and more!...More Info
Event Type: Shopping
Canal Port
Morris, IL 60450
815-941-0245
Morris Cruise Night
Sep. 14, 2019 - Sep. 14, 2019 , 6:00PM-9:00PM
For more information, visit http://morriscruisenight.com...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Oktober Fest
Sep. 14, 2019 - Sep. 14, 2019 , 2:00PM
Celebrate Oktober Fest with outdoor activies for families, fall brews and seasonal foods!...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Festivals
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Sports Bash: A Celebration of Champions
Sep. 14, 2019 - Sep. 14, 2019
For more information, please visit http://jolietmuseum.org...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, IL 60432
815-723-5201
Oktober Fest
Sep. 15, 2019 - Sep. 15, 2019 , 2:00PM-10:00PM
Outdoor activities for families, fall brews & seasonal food...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Festivals
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street at Bluff Street
Joliet, IL 60432
815-724-3761
Reels at the Rialto - "Walk the Line"
Sep. 19, 2019 - Sep. 19, 2019 , 7:00 PM
Tickets available day-of or in advance at the Rialto Square Theatre Box Office. No online ticket sales. September 19th - "Walk the Line" The rise of country music legend Johnny Cash (Joaquin Phoenix) begins with his days as a boy growing up on the family farm, where he struggles under the scorn of his father (Rober...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-726-7171
22nd Annual Prairie Day
Sep. 21, 2019 - Sep. 21, 2019 , 10:00AM-3:00PM
The Annual Prairie Day celebrates the prairie environment at the Goose Lake Prairie State Natural Area. Offerings usually include animal presentation, plant celebration with wagon rides on the prairie, and children activities. All other park amenities ae open: Butterfly barn, picnic areas, play yards, Trails and the Cr...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Festivals
Goose Lake Prairie State Natural Area
5010 N Jugtown Road
Morris, IL 60450
815-942-2899
Galazy Comic Book & Fantasy Art Expo
Sep. 21, 2019 - Sep. 21, 2019 , 9:00AM-5:00PM
Galaxy Comic Book & Fantasy Art Expo is a quality expo in the realm of todays comic book conventions. With comic book artists and others who work Disney, DC, Marvel, Darkhorse comics and more . Authors of sci-fi, fantasy, horror , drama along with other works. Dealers and vendors with vintage and current items in today...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, IL 60432
815-723-5201
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tours
Sep. 6, 2019 - Sep. 27, 2019 , 6:00PM
Haunted Prison Tours every Friday in September at 6:00PM! Also September 23-30 EVERYDAY @ 6:00PM September 27-28 @ 8:00PM Visit https://www.jolietmuseum.org for more information and to sign up!...More Info
Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Grundy Bank's Brown Bag Friday
Sep. 27, 2019 - Sep. 27, 2019 , 11:30AM - 1:30PM
Grundy Bank's Brown Bag Friday at the Courthouse - Corn Festival Friday!...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Grundy County Courthouse
111 E. Washington St.
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
71st Annual Grundy County Corn Festival
Sep. 25, 2019 - Sep. 29, 2019
For more information visit www.cornfestival.org ...More Info
Event Type:
Downtown Morris
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
OId Joliet Prison September Tours
Sep. 1, 2019 - Sep. 30, 2019 , Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! September Dates: Thursday, Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM Sunday 1:00PM Haunted Tours every Friday @ 6:00PM September 23-30 Haunted Tours everyday @ 6:00PM September 27th & 28th @ 8:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for...More Info
Cost: $15-$20 Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Oktoberfest
Oct. 2, 2019 - Oct. 2, 2019
Welcome to "Henry Haus"! Enjoy an authentic German-style luncheon and show featuring "The Johnny Wagner Band", specializing in traditional Bavarian, Austrian, and Slovenian styles of Polka Music, including Yodeling, performances on the Swiss Alphorn (a 15 foot long horn from the mountains of Switzerland) and the Austri...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420
"Rocky Horror Picture Show"
Oct. 5, 2019 - Oct. 5, 2019 , 7:30PM
Come and watch the original movie with a cash bar...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Festa Italiana
Oct. 8, 2019 - Oct. 8, 2019
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate presents "The Tenors3", a trio of classically trained tenor vocalists! Their diverse musical program, infused with a touch of comedy, encompasses Opera, Broadway, Operetta, Standards, Ethnic Favorites, Holiday Melodies, and much more!...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420
3 French Hens French Country Market
Oct. 12, 2019 - Oct. 12, 2019
Antiques, artisans, hand crafted items, fresh produce, baked goods, flowers and more! For more information visit www.3FrenchHensMarket@blogspot.com...More Info
Event Type: Shopping
Morris Downtown Development Partnership, Inc.
111 E. Washington St.
Morris, IL 60450
815-941-0245
Morris Cruise Night
Oct. 12, 2019 - Oct. 12, 2019 , 6:00PM-9:00PM
For more information, visit http://morriscruisenight.com...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Downtown Morris
Morris, IL 60450
815-941-0245
The Spirit of All Hallow's Eve
Oct. 12, 2019 - Oct. 13, 2019 , Saturday 3:00PM & 7:00PM, Sunday 1:00PM & 4:00PM
Halloween lore comes to life...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Holiday - Fall/Winter
Billie Limacher Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Reels at the Rialto - "Hocus Pocus"
Oct. 17, 2019 - Oct. 17, 2019 , 7:00 PM
Tickets available day-of or in advance at the Rialto Square Theatre Box Office. No online ticket sales. October 17th - "Hocus Pocus" After moving to Salem, Mass., teenager Max Dennison (Omri Katz) explores an abandoned house with his sister Dani (Thora Birch) and their new friend, Allison (Vinessa Shaw). After dism...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-726-7171
Ghoul's Night Out
Oct. 18, 2019 - Oct. 18, 2019
Don't miss out on this spooky, shopping night! For more information visit, https://shopmorris.com/...More Info
Event Type: Holiday - Fall/Winter
Morris Downtown Development Partnership, Inc.
Morris, IL 60450
815-941-0245
Mystery in the Mansion
Oct. 30, 2019 - Oct. 30, 2019
Begin your day of fun and adventure with lunch at The Jacob Henry Mansion, but don't plan on leaving until you have solved the Murder Mystery!...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420
Museum's Summer Schedule Begins
Now - Oct. 31, 2019 , Monday - Saturday 10:00AM-5:00PM | Sunday 12:00PM-5:00PM
For more information, please visit http://jolietmuseum.org...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Holiday Party at True North
Nov. 3, 2019 - Nov. 3, 2019 , 12:00PM-5:00PM
Walking in to True North will instantly put you in the holiday spirit. The store transforms into a magical vintage wonderland. Shop holiday kitsch, discover festive decorations to add to your home, find the perfect gift, and sing along to your holiday favorites. Celebrate with True North! Kids can do the free holiday...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Shopping
True North
539 Bedford Rd.
Morris, IL 60450
815-705-0161
3 French Hens Holiday Market
Nov. 8, 2019 - Nov. 9, 2019 , 4:00 PM-10:00 PM
Antiques, artisans, hand crafted items, fresh produce, baked goods, flowers and more!...More Info
Event Type:
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Veterans Day Parade and Observance
Nov. 11, 2019 - Nov. 11, 2019 , 10:30AM
10:30am – Parade begins at Chapin Park and continues down Liberty Street to the courthouse lawn. 11:00am – Veterans Day observance at the Grundy County Courthouse. Hosted by American Legion Post 294 For additional information, contact American Legion Post 294 at (815) 942-0183...More Info
Event Type: Holiday - Fall/Winter
Chapin Park
Morris, IL 60450
815-942-0183
Mystery in the Mansion
Nov. 13, 2019 - Nov. 13, 2019
Begin your day of fun and adventure with lunch at The Jacob Henry Mansion, but don't plan on leaving until you have solved the Murder Mystery!...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420
"A Victorian Christmas with Mr. & Mrs. Lincoln"
Nov. 13, 2019 - Nov. 26, 2019
November 13th, November 19th, November 26th. When most people think of a traditional Christmas, they usually mean a Victorian Christmas. Mr. & Mrs. Abraham Lincoln would like to tell you what Christmas was like in America during this time and how some of the customs we observe today came to be, such as the Christmas ...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420
Home for the Holidays
Nov. 29, 2019 - Dec. 1, 2019
Don't miss the lighted parade, house walk, children's activities and much more!...More Info
Event Type:
Downtown Morris
Morris, IL 60450
815-941-0245
"The Gathering Room" Victorian Holiday Luncheon
Dec. 4, 2019 - Dec. 4, 2019
Enjoy the ambiance & tradition of the Walnut Room in Joliet's own Gathering Room on The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate. Our 26 foot fully decorated Christmas tree, live music, and pipe organ concert in The Old Central Church after lunch is sure to set the perfect atmosphere for your new holiday tradition. ...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420
Midnight in Morris
Dec. 6, 2019 - Dec. 6, 2019 , 8:00PM-12:00AM
Celebrate the season and shop in beautiful Downtown Morris. Downtown retailers stay open until midnight and offer great specials throughout the night. Take in all the spectacular lights and decorations as you stroll in the brisk winter air. Enjoy the sounds of the season as Christmas carols float through the streets...More Info
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Morris Downtown Development Partnership, Inc.
105 E. Main Street., Ste. 201
Morris, IL 60450
815-941-0245
The Drunk'n Gnome
Dec. 6, 2019 - Dec. 7, 2019 , 8:00PM
A silly gnome show for mature audiences only. Rated R, ages 18+ only are allowed...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Festival of Gnomes
Dec. 7, 2019 - Dec. 8, 2019 , 2:00PM
Indoor show with a "gnomemade" gift shop!...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Festivals
Billie Limacher Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
White Christmas
Dec. 11, 2019 - Dec. 11, 2019
Join us for our annual holiday celebration inspired by the classic film White Christmas. This spectacular holiday concert will take you on a musical journey from a World War II performance for the troops, to the glamour of a Florida nightclub and finally the charm and simple beauty of a New England Town. ...More Info
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The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420