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Old Joliet Prison Tours
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1125 Collins Street, Joliet, IL 60432 | 815-723-5201
Step inside the limestone walls of one of the most infamous prisons in history. Stand where infamous criminals like Richard Speck, John Wayne Gacy, Leopold and Loeb spent time. Stand where famous movie and TV criminals stood, including "Joliet" Jake Blues (The Blues Brothers) and Michael Scoffield (Prison Break). 90 minute tours are held at various times during the week.
Summer Street Markets
June 12, July 10, August 14,
September 11, and October 9
4:30pm - 8:00pm
Chicago Street, between Jefferson & Van Buren, Joliet, IL 60432 | 815-724-3760
Walk through the streets of Downtown Joliet, enjoying craft beer, listening to great music, and shopping with amazing vendors throughout
Taste of Joliet
June 21 - 23
3000 W Jefferson St, Joliet, IL 60435
Don't miss 80's powerhouse band Foreigner or country superstars Scotty McReery and Cole Swindell at the Taste of Joliet. The fun takes place at ATI Field at Joliet Memorial Stadium, featuring amazing food from 25 vendors. The entire family will have fun with the on-site Kids Zone and carnival.
Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Camping World 400
June 30
Chicagoland Speedway, 500 Speedway Boulevard, Joliet, IL 60433 | 815-722-5500
The stars of the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series slide into Chicagoland Speedway for the Camping World 400 on June 30, 2019. Last year’s race culminated with one of the greatest finishes in NASCAR history. The world’s greatest stock car drivers. The world’s greatest fans.
The ROOFTOP Summer Music Series
Select Summer Nights
204 North Ottawa Street, Joliet, IL 60432 | 815-723-5201
Enjoy live music on the rooftop stage including, Cadillac Groove on May 23, M&R Rush on June 29 and Great Moments in Vinyl tribute to The Rolling Stones on July 13 and more.
Burndown at Sundown
July 13
Route 66 Raceway, 500 Speedway Boulevard, Joliet, IL 60433 |888-629-RACE (7223)
Over FIVE HUNDRED race cars, 250-mph dragsters and funny cars, jet cars and wheelstanders on the track. Outside the grandstands, the pits are open to the public, where you can see all the cars up-close and personal.
Harrah’s Casino – Joliet
151 N. Joliet Street | 815-740-7800
Hollywood Casino – Joliet
777 Hollywood Boulevard | 888-436-7737
Continue the action at two of Illinois' exciting casinos: Harrah’s Casino and Hollywood Casino. Dine. Play. Stay. Where the excitement never ends!
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St | Joliet, IL 60432 | 815-726-6600
This 90+ year old theatre is considered to be one of the most beautiful in the nation, and it continues to play host to great shows and musicals include RENT, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Three Dog Night, Darryl Worley and more.
Joliet Slammers Baseball
1 Mayor Art Schultz Drive | Joliet, IL 60432
The 2018 Frontier League Champions are back to defend their title at Joliet Route 66 Stadium. The Slammers provide great baseball and truly family-friendly prices.
Joliet Union Station
50 E Jefferson St | Joliet, IL 60432 | 815-254-7003
The historic Joliet Union Station is the perfect setting for weddings and other important events. Indoor and outdoor space is available, combined with amazing, impeccable and first-class service to make every event a memorable one.