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

    Youth Empowerment Summit
    Aug 2nd

    Youth Empowerment Summit

    10:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Kankakee Public Library

    Hosted by the Kankakee County State’s Attorney’s Youth Advisory Board and sponsored by Kankakee County State’s Attorney Jim Rowe.

    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

    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!

    National Night Out
    Aug 6th

    National Night Out

    4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Perry Farm Park | 459 N Kennedy Dr | Bourbonnais

    A FREE Family Event

    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

    Public Open House
    Aug 8th

    Public Open House

    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Donald E. Green Public Safety Center | 385 E. Oak Street | Kankakee

    Public Open House to review FY 2020 Open Space Land Acquisition and Development (OSLAD) Grant Application for land acquisition related to the

    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

    Gladiolus Fest
    Aug 10th

    Gladiolus Fest

    7:00 pm - 4:00 pm
    Momence Illinois
    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.

    Mingle with the Mayor
    Aug 10th

    Mingle with the Mayor

    11:30 am - 1:00 pm
    Monical's Pizza | 1155 W Court St, Kankakee

    Please consider joining us to ask questions, share ideas, and get to know your Mayor. We hope to see you there!

    Entrepreneurship: What's Your Venture
    Aug 10th

    Entrepreneurship: What's Your Venture

    11:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Northfield Square Mall | 1600 Illinois 50 | Bourbonnais

    This event is about networking and building resources for entrepreneurs. Also, it creates opportunities for partnerships and collaborations that allows

    Still I Rise 3rd Annual Back 2 School Supply Giveaway
    Aug 10th

    Still I Rise 3rd Annual Back 2 School Supply Giveaway

    12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
    Kankakee Public Library (4th Floor Gallery)
    Kankakee School District 111 Back to School Bash
    Aug 13th

    Kankakee School District 111 Back to School Bash

    4:30 pm - 7:30 pm
    Harold & Jean Miner Square | 199 S East Ave. Kankakee
    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!

    Special City Council Meeting
    Aug 14th

    Special City Council Meeting

    7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Donald E. Green Public Safety Center | 385 E. Oak Street | Kankakee

    Special City Council meeting to review FY 2020 OSLAD and LWCF Grant Applications

    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.

    Kankakee Police Chief Frank Kosman’s Welcome Reception
    Aug 26th

    Kankakee Police Chief Frank Kosman’s Welcome Reception

    5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Kankakee Public Library | 4th Floor Auditorium | 200 East Merchant Kankakee

    Please join us for Kankakee Police Chief Frank Kosman’s welcome reception. This event is open to the public. Residents are encouraged to come out for a meet and

    Schuyler Avenue Streetscape Plan Meetings
    Aug 27th

    Schuyler Avenue Streetscape Plan Meetings

    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
    The Majestic Theater

    You are invited to participate in upcoming coordination meetings. The City’s design consultant will be present to address questions and share information about

    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
    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.