Upcoming Joliet Events Location
Old Joliet Prison Tours
Apr. 20, 2019 - Apr. 20, 2019 , 11:00AM & 2:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! April Dates are Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM, and Sunday at 1:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "campus" from the months of April – October. Tours last approximately 90 m...More Info
Cost: $15 for Members | $20 for General Public Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Spring Break Special at Haunted Trails Joliet
Now - Apr. 21, 2019 , (See description)
Check out the NEW "Phantom's Fury" Laser Tag this Spring Break! All new arena and game system software. Plus get your "game on" with a $30 FUN Card plus 1 indoor attraction of your choice for only $21/person! Available Monday-Friday March 25-29 and April 1-5 plus Easter Weekend Sat. April 20 & Sunday. April 21. (Vali...More Info
Cost: Free to enter; $21/person for Spring Break Special Event Type:
Haunted Trails Entertainment Park & Picnic Groves
1423 N. Broadway Street, (Rt. 53)
Joliet, Il 60435
815-722-7800
Phantom's Fury Laser Tag
Apr. 20, 2019 - Apr. 21, 2019
All new arena and game system software. Plus get your "game on" with a $30 FUN Card plus 1 indoor Attraction of your choice for only $21/person! Available Monday thru Friday March 25-29 and April 1-5 plus Easter Weekend – Sat. April 20 & Sun. April 21st. Park opens at 10AM during these weeks. *Valid day of purcha...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Haunted Trails Entertainment Park & Picnic Groves
1423 N. Broadway Street, (Rt. 53)
Joliet, Il 60435
815-722-7800
Old Joliet Prison Tours
Apr. 21, 2019 - Apr. 21, 2019 , 1:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! April Dates are Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM, and Sunday at 1:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "campus" from the months of April – October. Tours last approximately 90 m...More Info
Cost: $15 for Members | $20 for General Public Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Straight No Chaser: One Shot Tour
Apr. 24, 2019 - Apr. 24, 2019 , 7:30 PM
Straight No Chaser has had an amazing decade. Ten years after turning a collegiate hobby into a recording career that has taken them around the world on tour, the a cappella group tells its story through music on ONE SHOT. Their seventh LP features 16 genre-spanning songs, and 10 entertaining conversational interlud...More Info
Cost: Tickets start at $39.50 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
15 E Van Buren St
Joliet, Il 60435
828-489-1874
Student Recital
Apr. 24, 2019 - Apr. 24, 2019 , 12:00 PM ...More Info
Cost: $8 General Public; $5 Seniors, Faculty, and Staff; $3 Students Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College Fine Arts Theatre
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
8152802223
Old Joliet Prison Tours
Apr. 25, 2019 - Apr. 25, 2019 , 11:00AM & 2:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! April Dates are Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM, and Sunday at 1:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "campus" from the months of April – October. Tours last approximately 90 m...More Info
Cost: $15 for Members | $20 for General Public Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Reels at the Rialto - "Rudy"
Apr. 25, 2019 - Apr. 25, 2019 , 7:00 PM
The new movie series, Reels at the Rialto, is a nod to our Vaudeville movie palace past, and will feature past and recently past movies for the entire family, shown on the retro movie screen by the new projector, generously donated by the Rialto Square Volunteers, inside the beautiful Rialto Square Theatre. Doors will...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-726-7171
Old Joliet Prison Tours
Apr. 27, 2019 - Apr. 27, 2019 , 11:00AM & 2:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! April Dates are Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM, and Sunday at 1:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "campus" from the months of April – October. Tours last approximately 90 m...More Info
Cost: $15 for Members | $20 for General Public Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Tie the Knot! - Bridal Open House at the Museum
Apr. 27, 2019 - Apr. 27, 2019 , 12:00PM-5:00PM
Recently Engaged? Check out what The Joliet Area Historical Museum has to offer to make your dream wedding a reality! Local professionals will be on site to help you with all your bridal needs. Free Admission, Man Cave with craft beer & artisanal jerky, Bridal Bingo, Door Prizes & Full Cash Bar will be available...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Festivals
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Brighton Beach Memoirs by Latitude 41
Apr. 26, 2019 - Apr. 28, 2019 , Friday-Saturday 8:00PM | Sunday 2:00PM ...More Info
Cost: $15 Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Choral Masterworks Concert
Apr. 28, 2019 - Apr. 28, 2019 , 3:00 PM ...More Info
Cost: $8 General Public; $5 Seniors, Faculty, and Staff; $3 Students Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College Fine Arts Theatre
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
815-280-2223
Corvettes Unlimited 43rd Annual Show & Swap
Apr. 28, 2019 - Apr. 28, 2019 , 8:00AM-2:00PM
Corvette Car Show and Parts Swap Meet...More Info
Event Type: Other
Hawk Chevrolet, 2001 W. Jefferson St., Joliet, IL 60435
150 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
815-724-3780
Corvettes-Unlimited Indoor Corvette Show
Apr. 28, 2019 - Apr. 28, 2019 , 8:00AM-2:00PM
43rd "INDOOR' Corvette and GM Parts Show April 28 8AM-2PM Rain or Shine be On Time ...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Hawk Auto
2001 W Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60435
815-741-6951
Old Joliet Prison Tours
Apr. 28, 2019 - Apr. 28, 2019 , 1:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! April Dates are Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM, and Sunday at 1:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "campus" from the months of April – October. Tours last approximately 90 m...More Info
Cost: $15 for Members | $20 for General Public Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tours
May. 3, 2019 - May. 3, 2019 , 6:00PM
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tour. Visit https://www.jolietmuseum.org for more information. ...More Info
Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Spring Festival of One Acts
May. 3, 2019 - May. 4, 2019 , 2:00 PM & 7:30 PM ...More Info
Cost: $8 General Public; $5 Seniors, Faculty, and Staff; $3 Students Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College Fine Arts Theatre
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
815-280-2223
Brighton Beach Memoirs by Latitude 41
May. 3, 2019 - May. 5, 2019 , Friday-Saturday 8:00PM, Sunday 2:00PM ...More Info
Cost: $15 Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Community Band Concert
May. 5, 2019 - May. 5, 2019 , 3:00 PM ...More Info
Cost: $5 General Public; $4 Seniors, Faculty, and Staff; $2 Students Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College Fine Arts Theatre
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
815-280-2223
Import Face-Off
May. 5, 2019 - May. 5, 2019 , 8:30AM-6:00PM
Import Face-Off is known for being the most innovative import series in the U.S. with event activities that follow current market trends. Much more than just a race and show, IFO fans spend the entire day enjoying the ultimate lifestyle event of the year. All together, series activities include: car/truck/bike show, 1/...More Info
Cost: $20 Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Route 66 Raceway
500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, Il 60432
815-722-5500
Improv Uncorked - FREE
May. 10, 2019 - May. 10, 2019 , 7:00PM-9:00PM
Expect the unexpected during Improv Uncorked! Join the "We've Said Worse" improv troupe at 7:00PM. They'll ask the audience for a word, which inspires their characters and scenes (10-15 minutes) – all from the one word! Then the troupe is back to the audience for another one-word inspiration for the next roun...More Info
Cost: FREE! Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street at Bluff Street
Joliet, IL 60432
815-724-3761
Jazz Band Concert
May. 10, 2019 - May. 10, 2019 , 7:30PM ...More Info
Cost: $5 General Public; $4 Seniors, Faculty, and Staff; $2 Students Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College Fine Arts Theatre
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
815-280-2223
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tour
May. 10, 2019 - May. 10, 2019 , 6:00PM
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tour! Visit https://www.jolietmuseum.org for more information....More Info
Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Tony Bennett: I Left My Heart Tour
May. 10, 2019 - May. 10, 2019 , 8:00PM
His initial successes came via a string of Columbia singles in the early 1950's, including such chart-toppers as "Because of You," "Rags to Riches," and a remake of Hank Williams' "Cold, Cold Heart." He had 24 songs in the Top 40, including: "I Wanna Be Around," "The Good Life," "Who Can I Turn To (When Nobody Needs Me...More Info
Cost: Tickets start at $55 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
15 E Van Buren St
Joliet, IL 60435
828-489-1874
STAR WARS Scevenger Hunt
May. 11, 2019 - May. 11, 2019 , 10:00AM-5:00PM
Hey STAR WARS fans, the Joliet Area Historical Museum hosts the STAR WARS SCAVENGER HUNT! FREE ADMISSION all day from 10am to 5pm as children and families are invited to find original 1977 Star Wars Trading Cards hidden throughout the Museum's galleries! All participants get a STAR WARS Game Card and children will rec...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Other
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Honors Recital
May. 13, 2019 - May. 13, 2019 , 7:30PM ...More Info
Cost: $5 General Public; $4 Seniors, Faculty, and Staff; $2 Students Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College Fine Arts Theatre
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
815-280-2223
Guitar and Percussion Concert, directed by Adam Roth and Adam Cowger
May. 14, 2019 - May. 14, 2019 , 7:30PM ...More Info
Cost: $5 General Public; $4 Seniors, Faculty, and Staff; $2 Students Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College Fine Arts Theatre
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
815-280-2223
Girls On The Run 5K
May. 18, 2019 - May. 18, 2019 , 6:30AM-11:00AM
This annual event takes place at the Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet. The course is 3.1 miles and will run outside of the Chicagoland Speedway. At Girls on the Run we inspire girls to recognize their inner strength and celebrate what makes them one of a kind. Trained coaches lead small teams through our research-bas...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Chicagoland Speedway
500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, IL 60433
888-629-RACE (7223)
Healthy Homes, Healthy Families Fun Day
May. 18, 2019 - May. 18, 2019 , 10:00AM-2:00PM
Resource Fair & Family Fun Day...More Info
Event Type: Other
Will County Center for Community Concerns
2455 Glenwood Ave
Joliet, IL 60435
815-724-3780
J-Town Film Fest
May. 19, 2019 - May. 19, 2019 , 2:00PM
Original films by high school students to adults. Watch & vote!...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
The Sound of Music: Live on Stage
May. 22, 2019 - May. 22, 2019 , 7:30 PM
THE HILLS ARE ALIVE! A brand new production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC is coming to the Rialto Square Theatre. The spirited, romantic and beloved musical story of Maria and the von Trapp Family will once again thrill audiences with its Tony®, Grammy® and Academy Award® winning Best Score, including "My Favori...More Info
Cost: Tickets start at $48.50 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, Il 60432
(815)726-7171
Cadillac Groove Concert
May. 23, 2019 - May. 23, 2019 , 7:00PM
Kicking off the series of great ROOFTOP CONCERTS at the Joliet Historical Museum. We can't wait! This is the coolest concert at the coolest venue. You gotta be there. Be sure to call early and get your tickets. This sells out FAST!!!...More Info
Cost: $10 members | $12 General Public Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Improv Uncorked featuring "We've Said Worse"
May. 24, 2019 - May. 24, 2019 , 7:00 PM
Theatre improv, snacks & cash bar...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
8157243761
Brunch in Joliet
Now - May. 26, 2019 , 9:00AM-2:30PM
2019 has us bringing in the highly anticipated Sunday Brunch to the Brewery! We are excited to share with you our unique brunch menu full of sweets, savories and everything in between! On the savory side, try the Morning Glory Burger with bacon-tomato jam, sunny-egg, arugula, and cheddar or our homemade Chilaquiles Ver...More Info
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MyGrain Brewing
50 E. Jefferson Street Suite 106
Joliet, Il 60432
815-345-3339
Old Joliet Prison May Tours
May. 2, 2019 - May. 26, 2019 , Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM | Sunday 1:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! May Dates are Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM, and Sunday at 1:00PM May 3rd & 10th-Haunted Tour @ 6:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "campus" from the months of April – O...More Info
Cost: $15-$20 Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Reels at the Rialto - "Star Wars: The Force Awakens"
May. 30, 2019 - May. 30, 2019 , 7:00 PM
May 30th - "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" Thirty years after the defeat of the Galactic Empire, the galaxy faces a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren (Adam Driver) and the First Order. When a defector named Finn (John Boyega) crash-lands on a desert planet, he meets Rey (Daisy Ridley), a tough scavenger whose droid c...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-726-7171
Knights of Columbus Monthly Community Exhibit
May. 1, 2019 - May. 31, 2019
Discover the history behind this Catholic fraternal service organization and learn about their charitable efforts throughout the World. For more information, please visit http://jolietmuseum.org ...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
STAR WARS Day!
Jun. 1, 2019 - Jun. 1, 2019 , 11:00AM-4:00PM
Star Wars Day will take place Saturday, June 1, 2019 from 11:00AM-4:00PM in downtown Joliet at the Joliet Public Library Ottawa Street Branch, Rialto Square Theatre, Joliet Area Historical Museum and on Clinton and Chicago Streets. It is an event that is out of this world! Join us for a parade of costumed characters, a...More Info
Cost: free Event Type: Festivals
Joliet Public Library
www.jolietlibrary.org
Joliet, Il 60432
(815)846-3124
The Bart Attacks! Live at Elder Brewing Co.
Jun. 1, 2019 - Jun. 1, 2019 , 7:00PM-10:00PM
The Bart Attacks! are thrilled to make their debut at Elder Brewing Co....More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Elder Brewing Company
218. E Cass Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-953-0127
ZERO Prostate Cancer Run 10K/5K
Jun. 1, 2019 - Jun. 1, 2019 , 8:00AM-12:00PM
Event Information: ZERO is proud to partner with Advanced Urology Associates to end prostate cancer. The 2019 ZERO Prostate Cancer Run/Walk - Chicago features a 10K run, 5K run/walk, 1 mile walk, Kids' Superhero Dash for Dad, and virtual Snooze for Dudes program. Stick around for the family-friendly post-race celeb...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Advanced Urology Associates
1541 Riverboat Center Drive
Joliet, IL 60435
815-724-3782
Route 66 NHRA Nationals
May. 30, 2019 - Jun. 2, 2019 , All day
The world's greatest drag racers light up The World's Premier Drag Racing Facility. See stars like John Force, Ron Capps, Antron Brown and Erica Enders-Stevens take to the track! Every ticket is a pit pass and your all-access pass into the epicenter of the drivers and teams as they prep these 10,000-horsepower machines...More Info
Cost: Tickets start as low as $135 for all 4 days! Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Route 66 Raceway
500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, Il 60432
815-722-5500
Walk the Run Bird Hike
Jun. 8, 2019 - Jun. 8, 2019 , 8:00AM-10:00AM
The best way to learn about birds is to see and hear them! Learn from a naturalist and other like-minded birders as you take a bird hike through Rock Run Preserve, starting at Black Road Access. The program begins with a short presentation about one particular bird or bird topic. Please meet at Black Road Access Shelte...More Info
Cost: Free Event Type: Nature
Rock Run Preserve - Black Road Access
3669 Black Road
Joliet, Il 60431
(815)722-9470
Mystery in the Mansion
Jun. 13, 2019 - Jun. 13, 2019
Begin your day of fun and adventure with lunch at The Jacob Henry Mansion, but don't plan on leaving until you have solved the Murder Mystery!...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420
Summer Musical by the Park
Jun. 14, 2019 - Jun. 16, 2019 , Friday-Saturday 7:00PM, Sunday 2:00PM
Summer musical by the Park, stay tuned for more details. Or visit their website. June 14-16 & June 21-23...More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Jun. 20, 2019 - Jun. 20, 2019 , 7:00PM
Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) has an uncanny skill at cutting classes and getting away with it. Intending to make one last duck-out before graduation, Ferris calls in sick, "borrows" a Ferrari, and embarks on a one-day journey through the streets of Chicago. On Ferris' trail is high school principal Rooney (Jeffre...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, Il 60432
815-726-7171
Reels at the Rialto - "Ferris Bueller's Day Off"
Jun. 20, 2019 - Jun. 20, 2019 , 7:00 PM
Tickets available day-of or in advance at the Rialto Square Theatre Box Office. No online ticket sales. June 20th - Ferris Bueller's Day Off Ferris Bueller (Matthew Broderick) has an uncanny skill at cutting classes and getting away with it. Intending to make one last duck-out before graduation, Ferris calls in s...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-726-7171
Summer Musical by the Park
Jun. 21, 2019 - Jun. 23, 2019 , Friday-Saturday 7:00PM, Sunday 2:00PM
Summer musical by the Park, stay tuned for more details. Or visit their website. June 14-16 & June 21-23...More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
JJC Student Art Show
Apr. 29, 2019 - Jun. 28, 2019 ...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Junior College - Laura A. Sprague Art Gallery
1215 Houbolt Road
Joliet, IL 60431
815-280-2223
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tours
Jun. 7, 2019 - Jun. 28, 2019 , 6:00PM
Haunted Prison Tour every Friday in June. Visit https://www.jolietprison.org for more information....More Info
Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
M&R Rush Concert
Jun. 29, 2019 - Jun. 29, 2019 , 7:00PM
For more information, please visit www. jolietmuseum.org ...More Info
Cost: $10 Museum Members | $12 General Public Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Pre-Race Concert with Country Music Star Lee Brice to perform at the Camping World 400
Now - Jun. 30, 2019 ...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Chicagoland Speedway - Joliet
500 Speedway Blvd,
Joliet, IL 60433
888-629-RACE (7223)
Pre-Race Concert with Country Music Star Lee Brice to perform at the Camping World 400
Now - Jun. 30, 2019 ...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Chicagoland Speedway - Joliet
500 Speedway Blvd,
Joliet, IL 60433
888-629-RACE (7223)
Knights of Columbus Monethly Community Exhibit
Jun. 1, 2019 - Jun. 30, 2019
Discover the history behind this Catholic fraternal service organization and learn about their charitable efforts throughout the World. For more information, please visit http://www.jolietmuseum.org...More Info
Event Type: Other
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
(815)723-5201
Old Joliet Prison June Tours
Jun. 4, 2019 - Jun. 30, 2019 , Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM | Sunday 1:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! June Dates are Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM, and Sunday at 1:00PM Haunted Tour Every Friday @ 6:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "campus" from the months of April &...More Info
Cost: $15-$20 Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Ultimate Summer NASCAR Festival Weekend
Jun. 27, 2019 - Jun. 30, 2019 , All day
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. ...More Info
Cost: Tickets start as low as $135 for all 4 days! Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Chicagoland Speedway
500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, Il 60433
888-629-RACE (7223)
Independence Celebration & Fireworks Show
Jul. 3, 2019 - Jul. 3, 2019 , 6:00PM-10:00PM
Celebrate the 4th of July with food & brews, live music and FIREWORKS at 9:30PM....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Holiday - Spring/Summer
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Burndown at Sundown
Jul. 13, 2019 - Jul. 13, 2019 , All day
Gear up for Route 66 Raceway's Most Explosive Event! Over FIVE HUNDRED race cars, 250-mph dragsters and funny cars, jet cars and wheelstanders on the track. Off the track, we heat it all up, too! Outside the grandstands, the pits are open to the public, where you can see all the cars up-close and personal. In...More Info
Cost: Advance tickets are $18 Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Route 66 Raceway
500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, Il 60432
815-722-5500
Great Moments in Vinyl Concert
Jul. 13, 2019 - Jul. 13, 2019 , 7:00PM
For more information, please visit www.jolietmuseum.org...More Info
Cost: $10 Museum Members | $12 General Public Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Merit Badge Workshop
Jul. 13, 2019 - Jul. 13, 2019
For more information, please visit http://jolietmuseum.org ...More Info
Event Type: Nature
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Field of Dreams
Jul. 18, 2019 - Jul. 18, 2019 , 7:00PM
An Iowa corn farmer, hearing voices, interprets them as a command to build a baseball diamond in his fields; he does, and the 1919 Chicago White Sox come....More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, Il 60432
815-726-7171
Reels at the Rialto - "Field of Dreams"
Jul. 18, 2019 - Jul. 18, 2019 , 7:00 PM
Tickets available day-of or in advance at the Rialto Square Theatre Box Office. No online ticket sales. July 18th - "Field of Dreams" An Iowa corn farmer, hearing voices, interprets them as a command to build a baseball diamond in his fields; he does, and the 1919 Chicago White Sox come....More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-726-7171
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tours
Jul. 5, 2019 - Jul. 26, 2019 , 6:00PM
Haunted Tours every Friday night in July at 6:00PM! Visit https://www.jolietmuseum.org for more information....More Info
Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Old Joliet Prison July Tours
Jul. 2, 2019 - Jul. 28, 2019 , Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM | Sunday 1:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! July Dates: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM Sunday 1:00PM Haunted Tours every Friday @ 6:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "campus" from the months of April – October...More Info
Cost: $15-$20 Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
14th Annual Nitto Tire NMRA/NMCA Super Bowl of Street-Legal Drag Racing
Jul. 25, 2019 - Jul. 28, 2019 , All day
Both the NMRA and the NMCA roll into Route 66 Raceway in Joliet, Illinois, over the weekend of July 25 – 28, 2019. This is the ONLY event where the NMRA and NMCA compete against each other for the ultimate bragging rights! The 14th Annual Nitto Tire NMRA/NMCA Super Bowl of Street-Legal Drag Racing is one of th...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Route 66 Raceway
500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, Il 60432
815-722-5500
"Footloose" by Joliet Drama Club
Jul. 26, 2019 - Jul. 28, 2019
"Footloose" is presented by the Joliet Drama Guild. Visit www.jolietdramaguild.org or call 877-534-1933 for more information....More Info
Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Joliet Blues Fest
Aug. 10, 2019 - Aug. 10, 2019
Live blues music on the pavilion, stay tuned for details!...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Joliet Blues Festival
Aug. 11, 2019 - Aug. 11, 2019 , 4:00PM-11:00PM
5 great blues bands, food & brews too!...More Info
Cost: $10 early | $15 gate Event Type: Festivals
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street at Bluff Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-724-3761
Polka at Concerts on the Hill
Aug. 15, 2019 - Aug. 15, 2019 , 6:30PM
Eddie Koroas Jr., & Frank Rossi and the Sounds of Sinatra....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Reels at the Rialto - "The Sting"
Aug. 15, 2019 - Aug. 15, 2019 , 7:00 PM
Tickets available day-of or in advance at the Rialto Square Theatre Box Office. No online ticket sales. August 15th - "The Sting" Following the murder of a mutual friend, aspiring con man Johnny Hooker (Robert Redford) teams up with old pro Henry Gondorff (Paul Newman) to take revenge on the ruthless crime boss res...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-726-7171
The String
Aug. 15, 2019 - Aug. 15, 2019 , 7:00PM
Following the murder of a mutual friend, aspiring con man Johnny Hooker (Robert Redford) teams up with old pro Henry Gondorff (Paul Newman) to take revenge on the ruthless crime boss responsible, Doyle Lonnegan (Robert Shaw). Hooker and Gondorff set about implementing an elaborate scheme, one so crafty that Lonnegan wo...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, Il 60432
815-726-7171
Rooftop Concert
Aug. 16, 2019 - Aug. 16, 2019 , 7:00PM
For more information, please visit http://jolietmuseum.org ...More Info
Cost: $10 Museum Members | $12 General Public Event Type: Performing Arts
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Route 66 Classic
Aug. 17, 2019 - Aug. 17, 2019 , All day
Route 66 Raceway welcomes the return of the D'Arcy Buick GMC Route 66 Classic on August 17, 2019. While in its eighth year, the event has recently been reimagined and loaded with an unprecedented level of content that will not only pay homage to early drag racing and hot rod culture but will present a quarter-mile blas...More Info
Cost: $20 Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Route 66 Raceway
500 Speedway Boulevard
Joliet, Il 60432
815-722-5500
TADA Annuial Picnic
Aug. 24, 2019 - Aug. 24, 2019 , 12:00PM-4:00PM
Tri County Area Disability Activists invite the disability community...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Education/History
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
The Great Prison Break-In
Aug. 24, 2019 - Aug. 24, 2019
We are making history in Joliet. After fifteen years of neglect, the iconic 1858 "Old Joliet Prison," made famous in The Blues Brothers and Prison Break, is coming back to life. To mark this momentous occasion, we are working with our community partners to "go big" with a celebration which will be talked about for y...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Concerts on the Hill
Jun. 6, 2019 - Aug. 29, 2019 , 6:30PM
Outdoor music every Thursday at the Bandshell....More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Ongoing
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park Bandshell
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tours
Aug. 2, 2019 - Aug. 30, 2019 , 6:00PM
Haunted Prison Tours every Friday in August at 6:00PM! Visit https://www.jolietmuseum.org for more information and to sign up!...More Info
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Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Old Joliet Prison August Tours
Aug. 1, 2019 - Aug. 31, 2019 , Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM | Sunday 1:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! August Dates: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM (except August 24th) Sunday 1:00PM (except August 25th) Haunted Tours every Friday @ 6:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for select areas of the Prison "camp...More Info
Cost: $15 for Members | $20 for General Public Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Oktober Fest
Sep. 14, 2019 - Sep. 14, 2019 , 2:00PM
Celebrate Oktober Fest with outdoor activies for families, fall brews and seasonal foods!...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Festivals
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Sports Bash: A Celebration of Champions
Sep. 14, 2019 - Sep. 14, 2019
For more information, please visit http://jolietmuseum.org...More Info
Event Type: Sports/Recreation
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, IL 60432
815-723-5201
Oktober Fest
Sep. 15, 2019 - Sep. 15, 2019 , 2:00PM-10:00PM
Outdoor activities for families, fall brews & seasonal food...More Info
Cost: FREE Event Type: Festivals
Billie Limacher Bicentennial Park and Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street at Bluff Street
Joliet, IL 60432
815-724-3761
Reels at the Rialto - "Walk the Line"
Sep. 19, 2019 - Sep. 19, 2019 , 7:00 PM
Tickets available day-of or in advance at the Rialto Square Theatre Box Office. No online ticket sales. September 19th - "Walk the Line" The rise of country music legend Johnny Cash (Joaquin Phoenix) begins with his days as a boy growing up on the family farm, where he struggles under the scorn of his father (Rober...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-726-7171
Galazy Comic Book & Fantasy Art Expo
Sep. 21, 2019 - Sep. 21, 2019 , 9:00AM-5:00PM
Galaxy Comic Book & Fantasy Art Expo is a quality expo in the realm of todays comic book conventions. With comic book artists and others who work Disney, DC, Marvel, Darkhorse comics and more . Authors of sci-fi, fantasy, horror , drama along with other works. Dealers and vendors with vintage and current items in today...More Info
Event Type: Festivals
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, IL 60432
815-723-5201
Old Joliet Prison Haunted Tours
Sep. 6, 2019 - Sep. 27, 2019 , 6:00PM
Haunted Prison Tours every Friday in September at 6:00PM! Also September 23-30 EVERYDAY @ 6:00PM September 27-28 @ 8:00PM Visit https://www.jolietmuseum.org for more information and to sign up!...More Info
Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
OId Joliet Prison September Tours
Sep. 1, 2019 - Sep. 30, 2019 , Thursday & Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM
The Old Joliet Prison is now open to the public! September Dates: Thursday, Saturday 11:00AM & 2:00PM Sunday 1:00PM Haunted Tours every Friday @ 6:00PM September 23-30 Haunted Tours everyday @ 6:00PM September 27th & 28th @ 8:00PM Pre-scheduled, guided tours are offered via the Joliet Area Historical Museum for...More Info
Cost: $15-$20 Event Type:
Old Joliet Prison
1125 N. Collins Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Oktoberfest
Oct. 2, 2019 - Oct. 2, 2019
Welcome to "Henry Haus"! Enjoy an authentic German-style luncheon and show featuring "The Johnny Wagner Band", specializing in traditional Bavarian, Austrian, and Slovenian styles of Polka Music, including Yodeling, performances on the Swiss Alphorn (a 15 foot long horn from the mountains of Switzerland) and the Austri...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420
"Rocky Horror Picture Show"
Oct. 5, 2019 - Oct. 5, 2019 , 7:30PM
Come and watch the original movie with a cash bar...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Festa Italiana
Oct. 8, 2019 - Oct. 8, 2019
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate presents "The Tenors3", a trio of classically trained tenor vocalists! Their diverse musical program, infused with a touch of comedy, encompasses Opera, Broadway, Operetta, Standards, Ethnic Favorites, Holiday Melodies, and much more!...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420
The Spirit of All Hallow's Eve
Oct. 12, 2019 - Oct. 13, 2019 , Saturday 3:00PM & 7:00PM, Sunday 1:00PM & 4:00PM
Halloween lore comes to life...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Holiday - Fall/Winter
Billie Limacher Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Reels at the Rialto - "Hocus Pocus"
Oct. 17, 2019 - Oct. 17, 2019 , 7:00 PM
Tickets available day-of or in advance at the Rialto Square Theatre Box Office. No online ticket sales. October 17th - "Hocus Pocus" After moving to Salem, Mass., teenager Max Dennison (Omri Katz) explores an abandoned house with his sister Dani (Thora Birch) and their new friend, Allison (Vinessa Shaw). After dism...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Rialto Square Theatre
102 N. Chicago St.
Joliet, IL 60432
815-726-7171
Mystery in the Mansion
Oct. 30, 2019 - Oct. 30, 2019
Begin your day of fun and adventure with lunch at The Jacob Henry Mansion, but don't plan on leaving until you have solved the Murder Mystery!...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420
Museum's Summer Schedule Begins
Now - Oct. 31, 2019 , Monday - Saturday 10:00AM-5:00PM | Sunday 12:00PM-5:00PM
For more information, please visit http://jolietmuseum.org...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
Joliet Area Historical Museum
204 N. Ottawa Street
Joliet, Il 60432
815-723-5201
Mystery in the Mansion
Nov. 13, 2019 - Nov. 13, 2019
Begin your day of fun and adventure with lunch at The Jacob Henry Mansion, but don't plan on leaving until you have solved the Murder Mystery!...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420
"A Victorian Christmas with Mr. & Mrs. Lincoln"
Nov. 13, 2019 - Nov. 26, 2019
November 13th, November 19th, November 26th. When most people think of a traditional Christmas, they usually mean a Victorian Christmas. Mr. & Mrs. Abraham Lincoln would like to tell you what Christmas was like in America during this time and how some of the customs we observe today came to be, such as the Christmas ...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420
"The Gathering Room" Victorian Holiday Luncheon
Dec. 4, 2019 - Dec. 4, 2019
Enjoy the ambiance & tradition of the Walnut Room in Joliet's own Gathering Room on The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate. Our 26 foot fully decorated Christmas tree, live music, and pipe organ concert in The Old Central Church after lunch is sure to set the perfect atmosphere for your new holiday tradition. ...More Info
Event Type: Ongoing
The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420
The Drunk'n Gnome
Dec. 6, 2019 - Dec. 7, 2019 , 8:00PM
A silly gnome show for mature audiences only. Rated R, ages 18+ only are allowed...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Performing Arts
Billie Limacher Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
Festival of Gnomes
Dec. 7, 2019 - Dec. 8, 2019 , 2:00PM
Indoor show with a "gnomemade" gift shop!...More Info
Cost: $5 Event Type: Festivals
Billie Limacher Theatre
201 W. Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60432
630-932-1555
White Christmas
Dec. 11, 2019 - Dec. 11, 2019
Join us for our annual holiday celebration inspired by the classic film White Christmas. This spectacular holiday concert will take you on a musical journey from a World War II performance for the troops, to the glamour of a Florida nightclub and finally the charm and simple beauty of a New England Town. ...More Info
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The Jacob Henry Mansion Estate
20 South Eastern Avenue
Joliet, IL 60433
815-722-1420