Upcoming Events Location
Concerts on the Hill - Stars & Stripes
Jun. 27, 2019 - Jun. 27, 2019 , 6:30PM
Outdoor music every Thursday at the Bandshell throughout June, July, and August. Bring blankets & chairs for hill seating, or chairs will be available for $1 rent. Concessions will also be available. Stars & Stripes featuring TM Martial Arts Demonstration and USAF Air National Guard Band of the Midwest. ...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type:
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-724-3761
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
Now - 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
Students Create
Now - Jun. 28, 2019 , 8:00AM-8:00PM
The galleries are open to the public to see the Joliet Junior College Juried Student Exhibition. The J1004 Gallery Hours are: April 29-May 12, Monday-Friday 8:00AM-8:00PM May 15-June 28, Monday-Thursday 8:00AM-8:00PM ...More Info
Event Type: Arts/Crafts
Laura A. Sprague Art Galley
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, Il 60431
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tours
Now - 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
David Feherty Live Off Tour!
Jun. 28, 2019 - Jun. 28, 2019 , 7:30PM
In 2014, David decided to take his act on the road and travel across North America for his new live show Feherty – Live Off Tour. His cutting edge style is full of great stories from behind the scenes, a show you don't want to miss....More Info
Cost: $52.50 Event Type:
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, Il 60432
815-726-7171
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 Monthly Community Exhibit
Now - 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
Now - 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)
Joliet Slammers Construction Worker Appreciation Night
Jul. 2, 2019 - Jul. 2, 2019 , 7:05 PM
$2 Tuesday presented by IlliniCare Health-Reserved seat tickets are just $2! It's also Construction Worker Appreciation Night. All construction workers are encouraged to enter a raffle for a variety of great prizes....More Info
Cost: $2 Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Joliet Slammers Stadium
1 Mayor Art Schultz Dr.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-722-2287
Taco Tuesdays
Jul. 2, 2019 - Jul. 2, 2019 , 2 - 2:30 p.m.
What is yellow, has a hard shell and looks awesome? Taco the turtle, of course! Join us as we celebrate Taco Tuesdays in July. Our version of Taco Tuesdays will be an up-close chance to meet Taco, our ambassador Blanding's turtle. A naturalist will have Taco out of the exhibit tank for closer viewing. Learn the story ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
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
Discovery Isle: Scales!
Jul. 3, 2019 - Jul. 3, 2019 , 1-3 p.m.
Join us every Wednesday this summer for different natural or cultural history activities. This week check out all of the animal scales in Will County, from butterflies to reptiles to fish! This is a drop-in program; come any time between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. The program may include hiking less than 0.5 mile on preserve ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Grundy County Fair
Jul. 3, 2019 - Jul. 3, 2019
For over 100 years the Grundy County Fair has been an annual tradition for family entertainment, racing and agricultural related exibitions. Located at the Grundy County Fairgrounds just north of Morris, Illinois which features the 1/3 mile paved oval Grundy County Speedway the Grundy County Agricultural Fair is the pl...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Grundy County Fairgrounds
8890 North Illinois Route 47
Morris, Il 60450
(815) 942-5958
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
Joliet Slammers Independence Day Celebration
Jul. 3, 2019 - Jul. 3, 2019 , 7:05 PM
Enjoy a spectacular post-game fireworks show! Fans can also purchase an individual picnic package for just $25 that includes a game ticket, BBQ Pulled Pork, BBQ Beef, Corn Salad, Chips, Soda, and Water....More Info
Event Type:
Joliet Slammers Stadium
1 Mayor Art Schultz Dr.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-722-2287
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
Grundy County Fair
Jul. 4, 2019 - Jul. 4, 2019
For over 100 years the Grundy County Fair has been an annual tradition for family entertainment, racing and agricultural related exibitions. Located at the Grundy County Fairgrounds just north of Morris, Illinois which features the 1/3 mile paved oval Grundy County Speedway the Grundy County Agricultural Fair is the pl...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Grundy County Fairgrounds
8890 North Illinois Route 47
Morris, Il 60450
(815) 942-5958
Joliet Slammers Independence Day Celebration
Jul. 4, 2019 - Jul. 4, 2019 , 7:05 PM
Enjoy a spectacular post-game fireworks show! Fans can also purchase an individual picnic package for just $25 that includes a game ticket, BBQ Pulled Pork, BBQ Beef, Corn Salad, Chips, Soda, and Water. It's also Thirsty Thursday which means $2 Bud, Bud Light, and soda as well as $4 Jim Beam and Ole Smoky drinks! ...More Info
Event Type:
Joliet Slammers Stadium
1 Mayor Art Schultz Dr.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-722-2287
Food Truck Friday
Jul. 5, 2019 - Jul. 5, 2019 , 5-7:30 p.m.
Enjoy your favorite fare on wheels right in your community. In addition to yummy and convenient food, enjoy the trails and some fun activities. Plus, it's hard to beat the view. Forest Preserve staff will be on-site with preserve information and items for checkout – bags, binoculars and field guides – to ge...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type:
Hammel Woods - Route 59 Access
554 Brookforest Rd
Shorewood, Il 60404
(815) 727-8700
Grundy County Fair
Jul. 5, 2019 - Jul. 5, 2019
For over 100 years the Grundy County Fair has been an annual tradition for family entertainment, racing and agricultural related exibitions. Located at the Grundy County Fairgrounds just north of Morris, Illinois which features the 1/3 mile paved oval Grundy County Speedway the Grundy County Agricultural Fair is the pl...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Grundy County Fairgrounds
8890 North Illinois Route 47
Morris, Il 60450
(815) 942-5958
Joliet Slammers Night at the Movies
Jul. 5, 2019 - Jul. 5, 2019 , 7:05 PM
Dress as your favorite movie character and receive a free soda voucher. It's also a Fireworks Friday presented by DuPage Medical Group. Watch the postgame fireworks show set to some of the most famous movie scores!...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Joliet Slammers Stadium
1 Mayor Art Schultz Dr.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-651-2040
Grundy County Fair
Jul. 6, 2019 - Jul. 6, 2019
For over 100 years the Grundy County Fair has been an annual tradition for family entertainment, racing and agricultural related exibitions. Located at the Grundy County Fairgrounds just north of Morris, Illinois which features the 1/3 mile paved oval Grundy County Speedway the Grundy County Agricultural Fair is the pl...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Grundy County Fairgrounds
8890 North Illinois Route 47
Morris, Il 60450
(815) 942-5958
Joliet Slammers Military Appreciation Night
Jul. 6, 2019 - Jul. 6, 2019 , 6:05 PM
Active and retired military receive free tickets. Join us as we honor those who have served. The Slammers will wear specialty jerseys that will be auctioned off on the second Military Appreciation Night on August 31st. ...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Joliet Slammers Stadium
1 Mayor Art Schultz Dr.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-722-2287
Brewery Tour
Jul. 7, 2019 - Jul. 7, 2019 , 2:00PM ...More Info
Event Type: Ale Trail
Metal Monkey Brewing
515 Anderson Dr. #900
Romeoville, Il 60446
630-862-9595
Grundy County Fair
Jul. 7, 2019 - Jul. 7, 2019
For over 100 years the Grundy County Fair has been an annual tradition for family entertainment, racing and agricultural related exibitions. Located at the Grundy County Fairgrounds just north of Morris, Illinois which features the 1/3 mile paved oval Grundy County Speedway the Grundy County Agricultural Fair is the pl...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Grundy County Fairgrounds
8890 North Illinois Route 47
Morris, Il 60450
(815) 942-5958
Joliet Slammers Family Sunday
Jul. 7, 2019 - Jul. 7, 2019 , 1:05 PM
Kids can enjoy a FREE Bounce house provided by Channahon General Rental and FREE face painting provided by Lollipop Painting during the game. After the game, kids can run the bases presented by Meijer and get full team autographs....More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Joliet Slammers Stadium
1 Mayor Art Schultz Dr.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-722-2287
Living History Demonstrations
Jul. 7, 2019 - Jul. 7, 2019 , Noon - 3 p.m.
Experience local history up close and personal. You may find cooks, seamstresses, voyageurs, soldiers or craftsmen sharing their talents. July's program has a special focus on birch bark canoes. See a real birch bark canoe up close. Learn how they were made and used during the 18th century. Depending on the weather, th...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Education/History
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Taco Tuesdays
Jul. 9, 2019 - Jul. 9, 2019 , 2 - 2:30 p.m.
What is yellow, has a hard shell and looks awesome? Taco the turtle, of course! Join us as we celebrate Taco Tuesdays in July. Our version of Taco Tuesdays will be an up-close chance to meet Taco, our ambassador Blanding's turtle. A naturalist will have Taco out of the exhibit tank for closer viewing. Learn the story ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
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
Discovery Isle: Dip Netting!
Jul. 10, 2019 - Jul. 10, 2019 , 1-3 p.m.
Join us every Wednesday this summer for different natural or cultural history activities. This week check out what's living in the lagoon. We will use dip nets and scopes to get an up-close look at the creatures that live in the water. Wear clothing and shoes that can get dirty. This is a drop-in program; come any time...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Concerts on the Hill - Country Night
Jul. 11, 2019 - Jul. 11, 2019 , 6:30PM-9:00PM
Outdoor music every Thursday at the Bandshell throughout June, July, and August. Bring blankets & chairs for hill seating, or chairs will be available for $1 rent. Concessions will also be available. Country Night featuring Cloggin' Craze & Kidz Clog...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type:
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
815-724-3761
River Paddle (Advanced)
Jul. 11, 2019 - Jul. 11, 2019 , 9 a.m. - noon
This kayak program explores the Des Plaines River. Enjoy the sights and sounds of nature from water level. Join certified instructors as we kayak upriver for up to 3 miles, then turn around for an invigorating paddle back to Isle a la Cache. All equipment is provided including kayaks, paddles and life jackets. Please w...More Info
Cost: $50/person Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
An Evening with Kristina Kuzmic: The Hope and Humor Tour
Jul. 12, 2019 - Jul. 12, 2019 , 8:00PM
An Evening with Kristina Kuzmic will consist of everything you could possibly want to experience at a "night out" show: inspiration, interaction, and comedy. ...More Info
Cost: $33.25 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, Il 60432
815-726-7171
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...More Info
Event Type: Other
3 French Hens Country Market
123 W. Illinois Avenue
Morris, Il 60540
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
Birding by Boat (Intermediate)
Jul. 13, 2019 - Jul. 13, 2019 , 8 - 10 a.m.
Enjoy flat water kayaking through the islands and inlets of Rock Run Rookery as we listen and look for birds. Travel with naturalists experienced with boating and birding. Glide through this natural wonder and take a quest to learn about our feathered friends. Previous kayaking experience is required. All equipment is ...More Info
Cost: $20/person Event Type: Nature
Rock Run Rookery Preserve
23065 S Youngs Road
Joliet, Il 60436
(815) 722-9470
Boating Safety & Inspection
Jul. 13, 2019 - Jul. 13, 2019 , 8 a.m. - noon
Visit with the U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary and get a free boat safety inspection that ensures you are compliant with Illinois Department of Natural Resources' safety regulations. After the inspection, you will receive a 2019 decal to put on your boat signifying that you have successfully passed inspection by the U.S. Co...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Rock Run Rookery Preserve
23065 S Youngs Road
Joliet, Il 60436
(815) 722-9470
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 ...More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
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
Paddle Rock Run Rookery (Intermediate)
Jul. 13, 2019 - Jul. 13, 2019 , 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Paddle around the islands and inlets of Rock Run Rookery. We provide all of the necessary equipment and materials required for you to independently explore this natural area and practice your paddling skills. Be sure to wear shoes and clothes that can get wet and don't forget your sunscreen, sunglasses and a water bott...More Info
Cost: $20/person Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Rock Run Rookery Preserve
23065 S Youngs Road
Joliet, Il 60436
(815) 722-9470
Yoga on the Isle
Jul. 13, 2019 - Jul. 13, 2019 , 9-10 a.m.
Breathe in deeply and stretch your worries away with open air yoga at Isle a la Cache Museum. Summer mornings are pretty special at the Island. Share your practice with chirping birds, summer breezes and a view of the river. This program is open to all experience levels. Remember to bring your own mat or towel and a wa...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Taco Tuesdays
Jul. 16, 2019 - Jul. 16, 2019 , 2 - 2:30 p.m.
What is yellow, has a hard shell and looks awesome? Taco the turtle, of course! Join us as we celebrate Taco Tuesdays in July. Our version of Taco Tuesdays will be an up-close chance to meet Taco, our ambassador Blanding's turtle. A naturalist will have Taco out of the exhibit tank for closer viewing. Learn the story ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
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
Discovery Isle: Nature Journals!
Jul. 17, 2019 - Jul. 17, 2019 , 1-3 p.m.
Join us every Wednesday this summer for different natural or cultural history activities. This week make your own nature journal to take home! Put your art on the outside and your thoughts on the inside. This is a drop-in program; come any time between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. The program may include hiking less than 0.5 mile...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
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
Concerts on the Hill - Veteran's Night
Jul. 18, 2019 - Jul. 18, 2019 , 6:30PM-9:00PM
Outdoor music every Thursday at the Bandshell throughout June, July, and August. Bring blankets & chairs for hill seating, or chairs will be available for $1 rent. Concessions will also be available. Veteran's Night featuring Dist. 86 Mentor Band, JTHS Alumni Band, and Joliet American Legion Band. ...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type:
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-724-3761
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
Liberty Arts Festival
Jul. 18, 2019 - Jul. 18, 2019 , 9:00 am - 8:30 pm
Art, music, theater, dance and activities for children and adults alike! Thursday Schedule: 9:00am - 5:00pm - Chalk the Walks - Visit your favorite downtown businesses for great shopping and more! Many businesses will have sidewalk chalk and art related activities throughout the weekend. 10:00am-3:00pm – Gr...More Info
Event Type:
Downtown Morris
Morris, IL 60450
815-941-0245
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 - 8:30 pm
Art, music, theater, dance and activities for children and adults alike! ...More Info
Event Type:
Downtown Morris
Morris, IL 60450
815-941-0245
Busy Beavers Craft Club
Jul. 20, 2019 - Jul. 20, 2019 , 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
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. Drop by whenever you like between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. to construct your own crafty creations! In July, whip up some wonderful wildflowers out of cut geomet...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Arts/Crafts
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
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! ...More Info
Event Type:
Downtown Morris
Morris, IL 60450
815-941-0245
Paddle Rock Run Rookery (Intermediate)
Jul. 20, 2019 - Jul. 20, 2019 , 10 - 11:30 a.m.
Paddle around the islands and inlets of Rock Run Rookery. We provide all of the necessary equipment and materials required for you to independently explore this natural area and practice your paddling skills. Be sure to wear shoes and clothes that can get wet and don't forget your sunscreen, sunglasses and a water bott...More Info
Cost: $20/person Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Rock Run Rookery Preserve
23065 S Youngs Road
Joliet, Il 60436
(815) 722-9470
Paddle Rock Run Rookery (Intermediate)
Jul. 20, 2019 - Jul. 20, 2019 , 12:30 - 2 p.m.
Paddle around the islands and inlets of Rock Run Rookery. We provide all of the necessary equipment and materials required for you to independently explore this natural area and practice your paddling skills. Be sure to wear shoes and clothes that can get wet and don't forget your sunscreen, sunglasses and a water bott...More Info
Cost: $20/person Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Rock Run Rookery Preserve
23065 S Youngs Road
Joliet, Il 60436
(815) 722-9470
Shine Music Fest
Jul. 20, 2019 - Jul. 20, 2019 , 4:00PM-8:00PM
Shine Music Fest 2019 will be headlined by Stars Go Dim! With hits like "You Are Loved" and "Heaven on Earth," this will be a great outdoor event for the whole family. (Be sure to bring your own chair or blanket to sit on!) With a variety of music, activities and food for everyone, this is an experience you won't want ...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type:
Goold Park
1000 Union St.
Morris, IL 60450
(815) 941-0245
In the Making - A Collaboration of Art & Music
Jul. 21, 2019 - Jul. 21, 2019 ...More Info
Event Type: Arts/Crafts
Downtown Joliet
Joliet, Il
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
Taco Tuesdays
Jul. 23, 2019 - Jul. 23, 2019 , 2 - 2:30 p.m.
What is yellow, has a hard shell and looks awesome? Taco the turtle, of course! Join us as we celebrate Taco Tuesdays in July. Our version of Taco Tuesdays will be an up-close chance to meet Taco, our ambassador Blanding's turtle. A naturalist will have Taco out of the exhibit tank for closer viewing. Learn the story ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
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
Discovery Isle: Arrows!
Jul. 24, 2019 - Jul. 24, 2019 , 1-3 p.m.
Join us every Wednesday this summer for different natural or cultural history activities. This week investigate the museum's native arrow collection. Then, try your hand at pressure flaking while making your own arrow out of soap. This is a drop-in program; come any time between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. The program may includ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Education/History
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Concerts on the Hill - Folk & Rock Night
Jul. 25, 2019 - Jul. 25, 2019 , 6:30PM-9:00PM
Outdoor music every Thursday at the Bandshell throughout June, July, and August. Bring blankets & chairs for hill seating, or chairs will be available for $1 rent. Concessions will also be available. Folk & Rock Night featuring Colleen Wild Band, "Footloose" JDG Musical Preview, and Root Duo: Joe Filisko & Eric Noden...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type:
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-724-3761
Midwest Waterways Short Film Festival
Jul. 25, 2019 - Jul. 25, 2019 , 6:00PM-10:00PM
Doors open at 6pm. Food and drink available for purchase. Bar will be open for adult beverages. Movies begin at 6:30PM...More Info
Event Type:
Roxy Theater
1017 S State St
Lockport, Il 60441
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
Bring Your Own Boat: Touring Rock Run Rookery (Intermediate)
Jul. 26, 2019 - Jul. 26, 2019 , 6 - 7:30 p.m.
Bring your own kayak or canoe and a personal flotation device (PFD) for a fun evening tour of Rock Run Rookery Preserve. Be sure to wear shoes and clothes that can get wet and don't forget your sunscreen, sunglasses and a water bottle. Previous kayaking experience is required. All participants must wear a PFD. The natu...More Info
Cost: $10/person Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Rock Run Rookery Preserve
23065 S Youngs Road
Joliet, Il 60436
(815) 722-9470
River Ramble
Jul. 26, 2019 - Jul. 26, 2019 , 9-10 a.m.
Explore the wonders of Isle a la Cache preserve on this guided nature hike. Learn which plants and animals call this island home. Explore the shores of the Des Plaines River while learning the history of the island from the 1750s to today. This program includes hiking less than 1 mile on preserve trails over uneven ter...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Education/History
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
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
Drive a Supercar in Chicago
Jul. 26, 2019 - Jul. 28, 2019 , 9:00AM-5:00PM ...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Autobahn Country Club
3795 CenterPoint Way
Joliet, Il 60436
815-722-2223
Brewery Tour
Jul. 27, 2019 - Jul. 29, 2019 , 2:00PM ...More Info
Event Type: Ale Trail
Metal Monkey Brewing
515 Anderson Dr. #900
Romeoville, Il 60446
630-862-9595
Taco Tuesdays
Jul. 30, 2019 - Jul. 30, 2019 , 2 - 2:30 p.m.
What is yellow, has a hard shell and looks awesome? Taco the turtle, of course! Join us as we celebrate Taco Tuesdays in July. Our version of Taco Tuesdays will be an up-close chance to meet Taco, our ambassador Blanding's turtle. A naturalist will have Taco out of the exhibit tank for closer viewing. Learn the story ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
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
Discovery Isle: Birds!
Jul. 31, 2019 - Jul. 31, 2019 , 1-3 p.m.
Join us every Wednesday this summer for different natural or cultural history activities. This week explore the world of birds. Learn about birds of Illinois, try your hand at building a giant bird's nest and make a bird craft to take home. This is a drop-in program; come any time between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. The program ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
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
Concerts on the Hill - Dog Night
Aug. 1, 2019 - Aug. 1, 2019 , 6:30PM-9:00PM
Outdoor music every Thursday at the Bandshell throughout June, July, and August. Bring blankets & chairs for hill seating, or chairs will be available for $1 rent. Concessions will also be available. Dog Night featuring Wild Upside and Selectones. Bring Fido for Dog Night! All dogs must have current rabies tag and be o...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-724-3761
RomeoFest
Aug. 1, 2019 - Aug. 1, 2019
RomeoFest is a 4-day long celebration of the Romeoville community with music, food, family entertainment, carnival, car show, bingo, and much more! Thursday, August 1 - Sunday, August 4, 2019 The Village of Romeoville fills every day with non-stop free entertainment for all ages to enjoy. The event is located at Deer C...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Deer Crossing Park and Village Park
1050 W. Romeo Rd.
Romeoville, Il
Food Truck Friday
Aug. 2, 2019 - Aug. 2, 2019 , 5-7:30 p.m.
Enjoy your favorite fare on wheels right in your community.In addition to yummy and convenient food, enjoy the trails and some fun activities. Plus, it's hard to beat the view. Forest Preserve staff will be on-site with preserve information and items for checkout – bags, binoculars and field guides – to get...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Dining
Hammel Woods - Route 59 Access
554 Brookforest Rd
Shorewood, Il 60404
(815) 727-8700
Anybody 5K
Aug. 3, 2019 - Aug. 3, 2019 , 9:00 AM
The AnyBODY 5K is for anyone to participate in. It could be your first 5K or one of many you've completed. Come walk, run, stroll with us! 5K starts at 9:00 AM followed by Kids Fun Run at 10:00 AM...More Info
Cost: 5K - $25 | Kids Fun Run - $15 Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Grundy County Administration Building
1320 Union Street
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
Butterfly Garden for Adults
Aug. 3, 2019 - Aug. 3, 2019 , 6 - 7 p.m.
Plant a garden that butterflies will love! Discover the basics of attracting monarchs, swallowtails and more to your yard while walking through Isle a la Cache's pollinator garden. Get a jump on next year's garden and tweak your backyard to create greater biodiversity. Bring an adult beverage to enjoy! Indoor facilitie...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Darryl Worley & Andrew Salgado - Benefit for Trinity Services
Aug. 3, 2019 - Aug. 3, 2019 , 7:00PM
Country music legend Darryl Worley, whose # 1 hits include songs including "I Miss My Friend", "Have You Forgotten?", and "Awful, Beautiful Life" will be performing at the Rialto Square Theatre on August 3, 2019. Joining him will be recording artist Andrew Salgado. ...More Info
Cost: $25+ Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, Il 60432
815-726-7171
Brewery Tour
Aug. 4, 2019 - Aug. 4, 2019 , 2:00PM ...More Info
Event Type: Ale Trail
Metal Monkey Brewing
515 Anderson Dr. #900
Romeoville, Il 60446
630-862-9595
Living History Demonstrations
Aug. 4, 2019 - Aug. 4, 2019 , Noon - 3 p.m.
Experience local history up close and personal. Find cooks, seamstresses, voyageurs, soldiers or craftsmen sharing their talents. August has a special focus on hunting, trapping and food gathering in the 1700s. Learn the methods of how people then found food to survive. Depending on the weather, this program is offered...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Education/History
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
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
Discovery Isle: Frogs!
Aug. 7, 2019 - Aug. 7, 2019 , 1-3 p.m.
This is the day you can leap into frog-ness! Test your jumping legs, warm up your singing voice, and check your vision too! We'll sneak a peek at the riveting things frogs do and what they eat. This is a drop-in program; come any time between 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. The program may include hiking less than 0.5 mile on prese...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Bats! Bats!! Bats!!!
Aug. 8, 2019 - Aug. 8, 2019 , 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.
Be brave and bask in the brilliance of bats! This fun, family program is going to be a bat-tastic time. Bust bat-myths, participate in bat-related activities, and watch for bats flying at dusk. Bring a blanket or chairs. The evening ends with a batty presentation and a celebration of the emerging bats. Long pants and b...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Hammel Woods - Route 59 Access
554 Brookforest Rd
Shorewood, Il 60404
(815) 727-8700
Concerts on the Hill - Gospel Night
Aug. 8, 2019 - Aug. 8, 2019 , 6:30PM-9:00PM
Outdoor music every Thursday at the Bandshell throughout June, July, and August. Bring blankets & chairs for hill seating, or chairs will be available for $1 rent. Concessions will also be available. Gospel Night featuring St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church, Larry Crawford, and Mt. Zion Baptist Church Music & Arts Mi...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
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
A Walk in the Woods Bird Hike
Aug. 10, 2019 - Aug. 10, 2019 , 8 - 10 a.m.
The best way to learn about birds is to see and hear them! Learn from an interpretive naturalist and other like-minded birders as you take a bird hike through oak-hickory forest near the DuPage River. The program begins with a short presentation about one particular bird or bird topic. Hikes are 1-2 miles over uneven, ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Hammel Woods - Route 59 Access
554 Brookforest Rd
Shorewood, Il 60404
(815) 722-9470
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
Lulupin Fest, plus special beer Release
Aug. 10, 2019 - Aug. 10, 2019 ...More Info
Event Type: Ale Trail
Metal Monkey Brewing
515 Anderson Dr. #900
Romeoville, Il 60446
630-862-9595
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 Downtown Development Partnership, Inc.
105 E. Main Street., Ste. 201
Morris, Il 60450
815-941-0245
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
Discovery Isle: Monarchs!
Aug. 14, 2019 - Aug. 14, 2019 , 1:00PM-3:00PM
Join us every Wednesday this summer for different natural or cultural history activities. This week learn about the flight of monarch butterflies, who take a 3,000 mile journey during migration. Discover all about monarchs and how they fly. Make a paper monarch and see how far it glides. This is a drop-in program; come...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
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
Concert on the Courthouse Lawn
Aug. 15, 2019 - Aug. 15, 2019 , 6:30PM ...More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Grundy County Courthouse
Morris, Il
Concerts on the Hill
Aug. 15, 2019 - Aug. 15, 2019 , 6:30PM-9:00PM
Outdoor music every Thursday at the Band Shell....More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street at Bluff Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-724-3761
Concerts on the Hill - Polka Night
Aug. 15, 2019 - Aug. 15, 2019 , 6:30PM
Outdoor music every Thursday at the Bandshell throughout June, July, and August. Bring blankets & chairs for hill seating, or chairs will be available for $1 rent. Concessions will also be available. Polka Night featuring Eddie Korosa Jr., & Frank Rossi and the Sounds of Sinatra....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type:
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
Summer Fun UNLIMITED Attractions at Haunted Trails Joliet
Now - Aug. 16, 2019 , Open at 10:00AM
School is out! Have FUN with our UNLIMITED RIDES & ATTRACTIONS Pass*, which offers up to 3 hours of UNLIMITED Trails Raceway & Eagle Speedway Go-Karts, Jr. Speedway Go-Karts, Laser Tag, Miniature Golf & all Amusement Rides! Available Monday thru Friday starting June 3rd thru August 16th for only $22 per person, per day...More Info
Cost: Free to enter; $22/person, daily for Summer Fun UNLIMITED Attractions Pass Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Haunted Trails Entertainment Park & Picnic Groves
1423 N. Broadway Street, (Rt. 53)
Joliet, Il 60435
815-722-7800
Bird Buddies
Aug. 16, 2019 - Aug. 16, 2019 , 10:00AM-11:00AM
Bring your little one to go on a fun adventure to learn about birds. This program will involve building giant playtime bird nests, storytime, and a short hike to look for birds. This program takes place indoors and outside over uneven terrain. Ages 3-5 (accompanied by an adult). Registration required by Wednesday, Au...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 722-9470
Paddle Rock Run Rookery (Intermediate)
Aug. 16, 2019 - Aug. 16, 2019 , 3:00PM-4:30PM
Ages 12 or older. Participants younger than age 18 must be accompanied by a registered adult. Registration required Wednesday, August 14: 815.722.9470. Paddle around the islands and inlets of Rock Run Rookery. We provide all of the necessary equipment and materials required for you to independently explore this nat...More Info
Cost: $20/person Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Rock Run Rookery Preserve
23065 S Youngs Road
Joliet, Il 60436
(815) 722-9470
Paddle Rock Run Rookery (Intermediate)
Aug. 16, 2019 - Aug. 16, 2019 , 3:00PM-4:30PM
Paddle around the islands and inlets of Rock Run Rookery. We provide all of the necessary equipment and materials required for you to independently explore this natural area and practice your paddling skills. Be sure to wear shoes and clothes that can get wet and don't forget your sunscreen, sunglasses and a water bott...More Info
Cost: $20/person Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Rock Run Rookery Preserve
23065 S Youngs Road
Joliet, Il 60436
(815) 722-9470
Paddle Rock Run Rookery (Intermediate)
Aug. 16, 2019 - Aug. 16, 2019 , 5:00PM-6:30PM
Paddle around the islands and inlets of Rock Run Rookery. We provide all of the necessary equipment and materials required for you to independently explore this natural area and practice your paddling skills. Be sure to wear shoes and clothes that can get wet and don't forget your sunscreen, sunglasses and a water bott...More Info
Cost: $20/person Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Rock Run Rookery Preserve
23065 S Youngs Road
Joliet, Il 60436
(815) 722-9470
Rooftop Concert
Aug. 16, 2019 - Aug. 16, 2019 , 7:00PM
This summer, a different live performance is featured each month on the Joliet Area Historical Museum's Outdoor Rooftop Terrace! Doors open at 6:45 pm, and performers take the stage at 7:30 pm. Only $8.00 for Museum Members and Students with valid I.D. or $10.00 for General Public! All Museum Galleries & Exhibits rema...More Info
Cost: $8.00-$10.00 Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Busy Beavers Craft Club
Aug. 17, 2019 - Aug. 17, 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. Drop by whenever you like between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. to construct your own crafty creations! In August, you can create a super slithery paper snake! The m...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Arts/Crafts
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Illinois Beer Festival
Aug. 17, 2019 - Aug. 17, 2019 , 3:00PM-8:00PM
Illinois Beer Festival will take place on Saturday, August 19th at the Grundy County Fairgrounds in Morris, IL. The event fairgrounds are conveniently located one mile north of I-80 on Rt 47, approximately 12 miles west of the 1-80 / I-55 interchange. This year is the 4th annual Illinois Beer Festival. The festi...More Info
Cost: $35 Event Type:
Grundy County Fairgrounds
8890 North Illinois Route 47
Morris, Il 60450
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
Concerts on the Hill - School Daze & Beatles
Aug. 22, 2019 - Aug. 22, 2019 , 6:30PM-9:00PM
Outdoor music every Thursday at the Bandshell throughout June, July, and August. Bring blankets & chairs for hill seating, or chairs will be available for $1 rent. Concessions will also be available. School Daze & Beatles featuring Joliet Township HS Symphonic Band and Beatles Sing-A-Long. ...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type:
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-724-3761
Joliet Iron Works Tour
Aug. 22, 2019 - Aug. 22, 2019 , 6:00PM -7:30PM
Which city carries the nickname "City of Stone and Steel"? Joliet's once-thriving industrial plant rivaled Pittsburgh's steel power, and its stone foundations are more than 100 years old. At the Joliet Iron Works Historic Site, a naturalist will share the stories of the men and machines that worked at this site, along ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Education/History
Joliet Iron Works Historic Site
75 Columbia
Joliet, Il 60432
(815) 886-1467
Midwest Waterways Short Film Festival
Aug. 22, 2019 - Aug. 22, 2019 , 6:00PM-10:00PM
Doors open at 6pm. Food and drink available for purchase. Bar will be open for adult beverages. Movies begin at 6:30PM...More Info
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Roxy Theater
1017 S State St
Lockport, Il 60441
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
Brewery Tour
Aug. 24, 2019 - Aug. 24, 2019 , 2:00PM ...More Info
Event Type: Ale Trail
Metal Monkey Brewing
515 Anderson Dr. #900
Romeoville, Il 60446
630-862-9595
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
Monarch Way Stations
Aug. 25, 2019 - Aug. 25, 2019 , Noon - 2 p.m.
Monarch way stations are identified milkweed hot spots that provide valuable habitat and nectar sources for monarchs. Staff will be at each location to share information and activities on monarchs, milkweed and pollinators. Search for monarch eggs and caterpillars in action. Take home handouts about how you can help mo...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60410
(815) 886-1467
Cruisin' Into Lockport
Now - 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
Saving Your Prized Possessions
Aug. 27, 2019 - Aug. 27, 2019 , 7:00PM-8:30PM
Do you have family heirlooms, collectables and other prized possessions? Discover the factors that make stuff fall apart. Learn easy and effective methods to save and store from a museum expert. Best yet, learn how to do it without spending a small fortune! This program provides practical advice for anyone concerned wi...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Education/History
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
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 - Season Grand Finale
Aug. 29, 2019 - Aug. 29, 2019 , 6:30PM
Outdoor music every Thursday at the Bandshell throughout June, July, and August. Bring blankets & chairs for hill seating, or chairs will be available for $1 rent. Concessions will also be available. Grand Finale featuring Joliet Township HS Orchestra and Joliet American Legion Band. ...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type:
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-724-3761
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
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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
Mission: Monarchs
Aug. 31, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2019 , 8:00AM-9:30AM
Monarchs are amazing, traveling 3,000 miles in their annual migration. Be a part of their journey. The Monarch Watch Tagging Program is a large-scale citizen scientist program that has helped us understand the spectacular dynamics through tag and release. Learn techniques to safely net and tag the monarchs at Isle a la...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Living History Demonstrations
Sep. 1, 2019 - Sep. 1, 2019 , 12:00PM-3:00PM
Experience history up close and personal. On these Sundays you may find cooks, seamstresses, voyageurs, soldiers or craftsmen sharing their talents. Depending on the weather, this program is offered indoors or outside. Indoor facilities are accessible; outdoor activities may take place on uneven terrain. ...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Education/History
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Bird Hike
Sep. 7, 2019 - Sep. 7, 2019 , 9:00AM-10:00AM
September is one of the best months of the year to see migrating songbirds! See what birds are coming and going throughout Isle a la Cache preserve. Join this guided bird hike as a naturalist helps you check the tree tops, skies and river for our feathered friends. No previous birding experience is required. Bring bino...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Brewery Tour
Sep. 8, 2019 - Sep. 8, 2019 , 2:00PM ...More Info
Event Type: Ale Trail
Metal Monkey Brewing
515 Anderson Dr. #900
Romeoville, Il 60446
630-862-9595
Little Explorers
Sep. 11, 2019 - Sep. 11, 2019 , 10:00AM-11:30AM
Children and their parent or guardian are invited to come out and play! A new nature theme is chosen every month with hands-on activities that may include a story, games, dancing, art, a hike, other outdoor activities and more! A variety of group and free play activities will be available. We encourage experiencing all...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Four Rivers Environmental Education Center
25055 W. Walnut Lane
Romeoville, Il 60410
(815) 722-9470
Midwest Waterways Short Film Festival
Sep. 12, 2019 - Sep. 12, 2019 , 6:00PM-10:00PM
Doors open at 6pm. Food and drink available for purchase. Bar will be open for adult beverages. Movies begin at 6:30PM...More Info
Event Type:
Roxy Theater
1017 S State St
Lockport, Il 60441
Wild Edibles
Sep. 12, 2019 - Sep. 12, 2019 , 6:30PM-7:30PM
You're stranded in the wilderness. You've consumed the last bits of your granola bar and you're famished. What do you eat? Discover the bounty the land has to offer on a walk along Isle a la Cache's trails. Try tasty flower petals, snack on crushed crawlies, and more! Indoor facilities are accessible; outdoor activitie...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Isle a la Cache Museum
501 E 135th St
Romeoville, Il 60446
(815) 886-1467
Lockport Women's Club Spooky Night Out
Sep. 13, 2019 - Sep. 13, 2019 , 6:00PM-10:00PM ...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
HellsGate Haunted House
3101 Canal St.
Lockport, Il 60441
605-301-4283
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
Galaxy 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
Brewery Tour
Sep. 28, 2019 - Sep. 28, 2019 , 2:00PM ...More Info
Event Type: Ale Trail
Metal Monkey Brewing
515 Anderson Dr. #900
Romeoville, Il 60446
630-862-9595
71st Annual Grundy County Corn Festival
Sep. 25, 2019 - Sep. 29, 2019
For more information visit www.cornfestival.org ...More Info
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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
Festival of Trees
Nov. 29, 2019 - Dec. 1, 2019 ...More Info
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Grundy County Historical Society and Museum
510 W. Illinois Avenue
Morris, Il 60450
815-942-4880
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