Old Joliet Prison 2024 Season

Old Joliet Prison 1125 Collins St, Joliet, IL, United States

The Joliet Area Historical Museum is excited to announce our 2024 Spring season offerings at Old Joliet Prison! Preservation and construction experts been busy all winter long stabilizing, restoring and preserving several buildings at Old Joliet Prison.  Come see what's new and improved. Starting in April, we will be offering self guided tours on Saturday…

3rd Thursday Twistee Treat Diner Car Cruise-Ins

Pink Elephant Antique Mall 908 Veterans Memorial Dr., Livingston, IL, United States

Come out every 3rd Thursday 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm May - October for our Twistee Treat Diner Car Cruise-Ins at the Pink Elephant Antique Mall complex. Free to enter your vehicle. 1st, 2nd & 3rd prizes. All makes & models are welcome. 2024 Dates: May 16 | June 20 | July 18 | August…

American Giants Museum Grand Opening Events on Memorial Day Weekend

American Giants Museum 100 NW Arch Street, Atlanta, IL, United States

Featured activities on Friday, May 24, include the arrival and installation of a 24' tall Texaco Big Friend giant, one of only six remaining from the original 300 produced by International Fiberglass Company in the mid 1960s. The Texaco Big Friend will be placed on the west side of the American Giants Museum, directly next…

American Giants Museum Grand Opening

American Giants Museum 100 NW Arch Street, Atlanta, IL, United States

Join us for the Grand Opening of the American Giants Museum on Sunday, May 26th at 2pm in downtown Atlanta, Illinois. The Memorial Day weekend will kick off two days before on Friday, May 24th, with the erection of two more giants and the public are welcome to come watch the event! Sunday will be…

Old Canal Days in Lockport

Downtown Lockport 303 W. 2nd Street, Lockport, IL, United States

Thousands of Lockport residents and visitors celebrate the I&M Canal and its contributions to the city. The festival will feature a parade, carnival, beer tent, live entertainment, artisan market, Bingo,…