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Holiday Activities around Morris, IL

12/15/2023 by  
  Downtown Morris has everything you need for a perfect Christmas outing! 2nd Annual Holiday in the Park December 16, 2023 Save the date for the 2nd Annual Holiday in the Park, hosted by the City of Morris! Enjoy ice skating, visits with Santa, and fare from...READ MORE

Vintage Illinois at The Canal Market

09/11/2023 by  
The state's largest wine festival returns to North Utica this year!  Make plans to travel to Carey Memorial Park in Downtown Utica on Saturday, September 16th, from 11 a.m. - to 6 p.m. and Sunday, September 17th, from noon - to 5 p.m. During this two-day event, s...READ MORE


Fulfill Your Sweet Tooth at Utica's Sweet Stroll

04/10/2023 by  
If you have a sweet tooth, then all your dreams are about to come true! Casually stroll the streets of Utica as you try some of the tastiest treats in town on April 29, 2023 from 11am - 5pm. From cupcakes, ice cream, popcorn, candy, boozy shots and more! Support the loca...READ MORE

Easter Around the Corridor

03/20/2023 by  
  Easter is right around corner and if you’re looking for plans to do with your family, we have some ideas that’ll be perfect for you. And don’t worry about cooking a full Easter dinner, cater your spread at one of our local restaurants, so you can ...READ MORE


Museums From Around the Corridor

07/18/2022 by  
Around the Heritage Corridor Region there is so much rich history from the I&M Canal, Along Route 66 and in the Starved Rock Country area. You can explore many of our historic areas while learning a thing or two about Lincoln and his great debates, Wild Bill an...READ MORE

Cruisin' To The Slammer!

06/28/2022 by  
Your Monday nights just got a whole lot better! Cruise up to the Old Joliet Prison for a spectacular car show at the main prison parking lot with the view of the castellated gothic structure in the background. Stroll through all the awesome cars presented by the Manhatt...READ MORE


Wine and Outdoor Patios

06/22/2022 by  
There is peanut butter & jelly, Batman & Robin, Summer and …. WINE! Some things are good on their own but just better together, and while wine can be enjoyed any time of the year, it feels best when it’s warm outside and you can enjoy your favorite glass...READ MORE

Explore the Heritage Corridor with My Metra

06/21/2022 by  
Save some gas and hop on the Metra to explore the Heritage Corridor region this summer! The Metra will be offering special services to the Heritage Corridor Line in Joliet, for ten consecutive Saturdays starting July 2nd through September 3rd,2022. The stops along the w...READ MORE


Wine Garden Tasting Party

06/21/2022 by  
Whether you are someone who want to learn more about wine, looking for something new to try, or a wine connoisseur, this event is great for you! Come join Wine & Cheese Company for their Wine Garden Tasting Party this Sunday. Spend time in their beautifully open Wine...READ MORE

The Great Race - 2022

06/17/2022 by  
    The 2022 Great Race is coming to Plainfield on June 22, 2022 and bringing more than 120 vintage cars to the downtown area.   Plainfield is a rest stop for the drivers and they will be welcomed in with an opening ceremony at 4PM. Shortly after, ...READ MORE


Summer Concerts at The Forge: Lemont Quarries

06/14/2022 by  
Enjoy the outdoors with beautiful views and live music at The Mount at The Forge all summer long. Their Summer Concert Series has begun, and you do not want to miss out on all the fun this year. Check out the lineup listed below: Too Hype Crew The 90’s Hip H...READ MORE

36th Annual Cabin Festival

05/31/2022 by  
Enjoy a full day of family-fun at the Goose Lake Prairie State Natural Area this Saturday. Witness authentic pioneer crafts done by the Prairie Partners & Friends as they re-enact in authentic dress. Stroll through the new Cragg Cabin history exhibit and the prairie life...READ MORE


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