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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...

Downtown Kankakee is full of Beats, Eats, and Drinks this Summer! Alongside Sunset Stroll and the Friday Night Concert Series, Sandwiches with a Side of Jam has returned to Downtown Kankakee! Kicking off on June 8th, the event...

Kick off the summer with our annual Sunset Stroll in Downtown Kankakee! Our first Sunset Stroll of the Summer takes place on June 2nd on the North Schuyler Streetscape in front of the historic Majestic Theatre. The night...

Sit & Scent is a unique candle making experience for you, your friends, and loved ones to enjoy!  Life is defined by experiences. Creating something new with friends or loved ones is a great way to make memories that...

Studio 388 Kankakee has opened there doors in Downtown Kankakee! Located at 388 East Court Street, the photorgaphy studio is ran by Kyle & Kara Evans (owner of Kara Evans Photography).  Located in the heart of...