Local Area Attractions Near Kankakee South KOA

Kankakee River State Park - Hiking, Biking, Fishing, Canoeing (15 miles)
Kankakee River State Park - Hiking, Biking, Fishing, Canoeing (15 miles)

Spend some time enjoying Kankakee River State Park . Anglers, canoeists, hunters, campers, hikers, bicyclers and other outdoor enthusiasts find the park's recreational opportunities unsurpassed.

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Chicagoland/Route 66 Speedways (45 miles)
Chicagoland/Route 66 Speedways (45 miles)

Feel the need for speed? Visit the Chicagoland/Route66 Speedways for all the exciting racing action.

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Children's Exploration Station (10 miles)
Children's Exploration Station (10 miles)

The Exploration Station…a children's museum is a hands-on exploration and discovery museum for children and their families, teachers and other caregivers. Children of all ages are welcome at the museum, however, the majority of the exhibits are designed for children between the ages of 2-8 years old. There is a toddler area for the little ones, designed specifically for children 36” and under

1095 Perry St

Bourbonnais, IL 60914

815-933-9905

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Friday night Stock Car Races (2 miles)
Friday night Stock Car Races (2 miles)

For exciting racing action plan a stop at Kankakee Motor Speedway , where the fun never stops.

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Ice Skating and Hockey (5 miles)
Ice Skating and Hockey (5 miles)

At Ice Valley Centre KVPD Ice Arena you can enjoy some fun ice skating or playing hockey all year long.

Chicagoland / Route 66 Speedways
Chicagoland / Route 66 Speedways

Feel the need for speed? Visit the Chicagoland/Route66 Speedways for all the exciting racing action.

Canoe Trips on the Kankakee River
Canoe Trips on the Kankakee River

Reed's Canoe Trips provide people of all ages (minimum age 3 and minimum weight 35 pounds) with “an adventure close to home.” The three trips we offer range in length from approximately 2 hours to a full 6 hours on the water and are suitable for either new or experienced canoeists. Since the Kankakee River is located only an hour south of Chicagoland, even our longest trip will fit into a one-day outing!

907 N Indiana Ave

Kankakee, IL 60901

815-932-2663

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Golfing
Golfing

  • Aspen Ridge Golf Course Larry Power Road, Bourbonnais 815-939-1742 18 Holes, 5,968 Yards, Par 70
  • Elks Country Club Van DerKarr Road, St. Anne 815-937-9547 18 Holes, 6,329 Yards, Par 71
  • Hidden Cove 70 Ken Hayes Drive, Bourbonnais 815-933-9150 Driving Range Only
  • Manteno Golf Club 7202 N 4000 E Road, Manteno 815-468-8827 18 Holes, 6,400 Yards, Par 72
  • Minne Monesse Golf Course 15944 E 6 Mile Grove Road, Grant Park 815-465-6653 18 Holes, 6,455 Yards, Par 72
  • Oak Springs Golf Course 6740 E 3500 S, St. Anne 815-937-1648 18 Holes, 6,354 Yards, Par 72
  • Shamrock Golf Club Executive Course 6575 B-17E, St. Anne 815-937-9355 18 Holes, 3,357 Yards, Par 60
  • South Shore Golf Course 1727 N River South Road, Momence 815-472-4407 18 Holes, 6,345 Yards, Par

  • 72

Golfing information provided by the Kankakee County Visitors Bureau .

The Kankakee Farmers' Market
The Kankakee Farmers' Market

The Kankakee Farmers' Market is the only market in the area which takes place on Saturdays, making it one of the most popular weekend destinations for miles and miles around.A remarkable center for community gathering, the Kankakee Farmers' Market also welcomes people from as far away as neighboring states who travel to Kankakee in order to take advantage of the local fresh produce, handmade goods, and freshly-made, ready-to-eat foodsThe Kankakee Farmers' Market is family-friendly, providing activities and music to visitors of all ages. Open almost exactly half the year, be sure to spend Saturdays downtown at the only local market in the area which provides shopping carts to its customers.

Hours: Saturday 8:00am to NoonLocation: Intersection of S. Schuyler Ave. and Merchant St. in downtown KankakeeSeason: Every Saturday May 4 through October 26

Intersection of S. Schuyler Ave. and Merchant St. in downtown Kankakee

Kankakee, IL 60922