Free Concert in the Park
    Aug 1st

    Free Concert in the Park

    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Palzer Band Shell | Bird Park

    Kankakee Municipal Band | Free Concerts in the Park

    KVPD 5K Beer Fest
    Aug 3rd

    KVPD 5K Beer Fest

    9:00 am - 3:00 pm
    River Road Softball Complex, 1895 River Road, Kankakee, IL 60901

    irst Annual 5K Beer Fest to raise money for the reopening of Splash Valley Aquatic Park

    Farmers' Market
    Aug 3rd

    Farmers' Market

    8:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Intersection of S. Schuyler Ave. and Merchant St. in downtown Kankakee

    The Kankakee Farmers’ Market is family-friendly, providing activities and music to visitors of all ages. Open almost exactly half the year, be sure to spend

    Saturday Night Cruis'n the Square
    Aug 3rd

    Saturday Night Cruis'n the Square

    6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    Harold & Jean Miner Square | 199 S East Ave. Kankakee

    Come out this Saturday and enjoy the car show revamped! It’s going to be a great time!

    Gladiolus Fest
    Aug 7th

    Gladiolus Fest

    7:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Momence Illinois
    WINTRUST MORNING MOVIE SERIES!
    Aug 7th

    WINTRUST MORNING MOVIE SERIES!

    9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Paramount & Meadowview
    Free Concert in the Park
    Aug 8th

    Free Concert in the Park

    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Palzer Band Shell | Bird Park

    Kankakee Municipal Band | Free Concerts in the Park

    Fridays After 5
    Aug 9th

    Fridays After 5

    5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Harold & Jean Miner Square | 199 S East Ave. Kankakee

    Come out and enjoy a Friday night concert!

    Adult Mental Health First Aid
    Aug 9th

    Adult Mental Health First Aid

    8:15 am - 5:00 pm
    AMITA Health St Mary's Hospital | Franco Conference Center | 500 West Court Street |Kankakee

    8-hour Course

    Aug 10th

    End of Summer Festival

    1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
    Pioneer park

    End of summer, back to school event, with school supply and gently used clothes giveaway, Basketball, jump rope, hula hoop and Softball tournaments.

    Sandwiches With A Side of Jam
    Aug 14th

    Sandwiches With A Side of Jam

    11:30 am - 1:00 pm
    Harold & Jean Miner Square | 199 S East Ave. Kankakee

    Come and stop by our lunchtime event which will feature food for purchase from downtown restaurants set to music by Local Artists!

    Fridays After 5
    Aug 16th

    Fridays After 5

    5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Harold & Jean Miner Square | 199 S East Ave. Kankakee

    Come out and enjoy a Friday night concert!

    Fridays After 5
    Aug 23rd

    Fridays After 5

    5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Harold & Jean Miner Square | 199 S East Ave. Kankakee

    Come out and enjoy a Friday night concert!

    Aug 25th

    Voices of the Past: Cemetery Walk

    11:00 am - 3:30 pm
    Mound Grove Cemetery

    Join us for a journey into historic Kankakee County and meet the people who helped create and shape its story.

    WVLI-Mayor's Monthly Radio Broadcast
    Aug 28th

    WVLI-Mayor's Monthly Radio Broadcast

    7:40 am - 8:00 am
    WVLI -- 292 N. Convert Bourbonnais
    Kankakee Chats
    Aug 29th

    Kankakee Chats

    7:30 pm - 8:10 pm
    Live Stream | Channel 4 & Website | Facebook Live

    Enjoy Kankakee Chats, a place you can watch live video with Mayor Chasity Wells-Armstrong submit questions during the video feed here.

    Shoe Fest
    Aug 30th

    Shoe Fest

    10:00 am - 9:00 pm
    Camp Shaw-Waw-Nas-See | Manteno

    Shoe Fest is a 3 day music and camping festival held at Camp Shaw-Waw-Nas-See in Manteno, IL.

    Aug 31st

    PastaFest

    1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Pioneer Park

    Home cooks competing in a pasta cook off. Activities for children. Pasta eating contest. Dj and live music.