Kankakee Day

Citizens of Kankakee, Illinois and the surrounding areas are invited to join in celebrating the Kankakee County seat’s 165th anniversary!

Kankakee Day is Thursday, June 21st this year

On this day we celebrate the history, culture, and continuing economic development of Kankakee: the city, the county, and the river. There will be a “Kankakee Day” presence at local events that embody hometown pride all week long, June 16th -June 23rd.

The Kankakee Area Jaycees will be celebrating Kankakee Day on June 21st from 3pm to 7pm in the Farmer’s Market parking lot! We are currently looking for food and merchandise vendors. Space is limited!

Download the vendor contract for our Kankakee Day celebration!


For more information on Kankakee Day, visit KankakeeDay.com