Events

Illinois Route 66 Scenic Byway

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Downtown Bloomington – First Friday

Downtown Bloomington 115 E Washington St, Bloomington

First Friday is an event held each month on, you guessed it, the First Friday of the month in Downtown Bloomington from 5 PM -8 PM! First Friday is an…

2023 Old Joliet Prison Tours

Old Joliet Prison 1125 Collins St, Joliet

The Old Joliet Prison tour program is primarily managed by the Joliet Area Historical Museum, a 501(c)3 not-for-profit entity, in partnership with the City of Joliet. The proceeds from activities will be used to expand the Museum’s mission to preserve and disseminate the history of Joliet, as well as to fund much-needed measures to secure and stabilize…

2023 Small Town Dreamers Market in Farmersville

Farmersville City Park 513 Elevator St., Farmersville

2023 Small Town Dreamers Market in May. These are Outdoor Markets on Farmersville's Charming Square - 9am-3pm, May 13th, June 10th, Sept 9th, Oct 14th Small businesses coming together creating an outdoor shopping experience featuring live entertainment, food, children's activities and vendor shopping. Grab your family and friends and come enjoy the charm of our…

2023 Litchfield Pickers Market

Downtown Litchfield 400 North State Street, Litchfield

The Litchfield Pickers Market will return Every Second Sunday of the Month: May to October (Exact 2022 dates are May 14, June 11, July 9, August 13, September 10, and October 8), from 9 AM – 3 PM in Downtown Litchfield, which will start at 400 North State Street. This vintage and antique market is…

2023 Litchfield Skyview Movie Season

Litchfield Skyview Drive-In 1500 Old Rte 66 N, Litchfield

The 2023 Litchfield Skyview movie season is From May 18th - October 21st. Visit https://litchfieldskyview.com/schedule for updates. Updated list of upcoming shows: Barbie Barbie August 18 & 19 with Magic Mike Barbie Party: August 25 & 26 We will be having a Barbie Party! Live Barbies from 7-8:30 Giveaways and more! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pBk4NYhWNMM Teenage Mutant Ninja…

2023 Route 66 Drive In Movie Season

Route 66 Drive In 1700 Recreation Dr, Springfield

The 2023 Route 66 Drive In movie season is From May 19th - October 21st. Visit https://www.route66-drivein.com/films for updates. Updated list of upcoming shows: 

Village of Bolingbrook Wednesday Night Summer Concerts

Bolingbrook Performing Arts Center 375 W Briarcliff Rd, Bolingbrook

The Village of Bolingbrook Wednesday Night Summer Concerts are back! Bring your chairs, blankets, and refreshments to the Roger C. Clark Performing Arts Center behind Town Center for FREE outdoor concerts all summer long. Concerts are scheduled for Wednesday nights starting May 31st and running through September 6th. Music begins at 7:30pm! Click HERE for a printable…

Cars & Guitars on 66!

Rialto Square Theatre 102 North Chicago Street, Joliet

Cars & Guitars on 66! This family friendly FREE event is gonna Rev’em up and Rock’ on to the sounds of the JunkYard Dawgs! Located in the VanBuren Street Plaza…

Twistee Treats/Pink Elephant Antique Mall Car Cruise-Ins

Pink Elephant Antique Mall 908 Veterans Memorial Dr., Livingston

Every other Saturday in August and September from 5pm-8pm are Twistee Treats/Pink Elephant Antique Mall Car Cruise-Ins! Dates are: August 5th (with The Whiskey River Band) August 19th September 2nd September 16th September 30th (part of the Route 66 UFO Festival) On stage 1-4pm - Frankie & the Houseshakers and 5-8pm - Just Be Drawings…

Downtown Pontiac Farmers Market

Downtown Pontiac 115 W. Howard, Pontiac

The Downtown Pontiac Farmers Market is an "eat fresh, eat local" market where everything sold is grown, produced, or created locally! Join us weekly on the courthouse lawn for fresh produce, plants, meats, and hand created items from 7-11AM or until sold out. For more information, visit their website.

Downtown Pontiac Cruise Night

Downtown Pontiac 115 W. Howard, Pontiac

Cruise to Downtown Pontiac the 3rd weekend of the month for our last two cruises of the season - August 19 & September 16 from 5-8pm. There will be no fee to enter this year. Classic car owners are invited to bring their cars to display them and car enthusiasts are invited to come take…

Javapalooza

Edwardsville, Litchfield, Staunton, Granite City IL

Take your sweet time to savor the smells, revel in the flavors – and immerse yourself in the rich and vibrant coffee culture of the Great Rivers and Routes region.…

The Rooted Home Fall Open House

Join The Rooted Home in Farmersville on September 1st & 2nd for our Fall Open House! Special Sales Free Gift w/Purchase Complimentary Refreshments Enter to Win Prizes Shop New Fall Decor Extended Store Hours Guest Pop Up- Luxe Linx by Jess Shop Cleveland Street Apparel at their temporary location inside Strandz Salon next door! *Extended…

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