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To Do This Fall In Downtown Kankakee Summer may be coming to a close, but never fear, there is no shortage of things to do this Fall in Downtown Kankakee! 

Halloween Downtown, an annual event hosted by the Rotary Club of Kankakee, comes back to Downtown Kankakee Sunday, October 16th from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event will take place on the 200 block of South Schuyler Avenue...

South Schuyler is changing, but it’s no different from the other many changes we have seen happen in downtown Kankakee in the past few years. The bike lanes already in place so far have been extended by six blocks, creating a...

Madam Saint Vintage, a vintage goods store owned by Melissa Mattingly and Nina Piolatto, has opened their doors in Downtown Kankakee! The Madame Saint Vintage brick and mortar shop is just the most recent iteration of their love...

Live music will be here all summer long, and that means Fridays too! Join us for your pre-weekend dose of live music, good food, and great company, all in Downtown Kankakee! Our Friday Night Concert Series features new bands...

Visit Kankakee County Relocates Offices in Downtown Kankakee Spearheaded by Executive Director, Staci Wilken, Visit Kankakee County aims to promote and champion Kankakee County as a visitor destination. Their team works...

Converge, a division of Pathfinder Group, has opened their office in Downtown Kankakee! Converge - previously Coach, Mentor, Guide - provides executive coaching, training, and people development for individuals and...

You know it. You love it. You can't wait to be there. Merchant Street MusicFest is a two-day music festival held in downtown Kankakee, IL at the Harold + Jean Miner Square. And it's back July 29th + 30th! Merchant...

Envy Beauty Bar, owned by Taylor Jones, offers permanent makeup services, including: microblading, powder brow, and combo brow. These services help with thinning brows, lacking brow shape, and giving a "natural" brow look...

The striking round lights on Schuyler Avenue have been replaced with a higher quality version for free. These lights feature a 75,000 Hour Rated Life expectancy (approximately 20 years) and are installed on a cable system over...