Have Fun at 4th of July Celebrations in Will County, Illinois

4th of July Independence Day celebrations in Will County.

Independence Day is on its way and several nearby towns will be holding events that include food, music, and fireworks! If you’re looking to fill up your calendar for the 4th, consider these 4th of July celebrations in Will County, all within 30 minutes of The Woodlands of Crest Hill. Joliet Independence Day Celebration & […]

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Celebrate Greek Culture at the Be Greek for a Day Festival

Dancing at the Be Greek For A Day Festival.

Whether you’re of Greek descent or just appreciate cultural experiences, you won’t want to miss the Be Greek for a Day Festival. There will be plenty to do, and you’ll get to celebrate Greek culture in a welcoming atmosphere. So, come on out and join your neighbors for a great time! A Brief History of Greek-Americans […]

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Visit the Gaylord Building, the Gateway to the National Heritage Corridor

An awesome, fiery, and multi-colored scenic display from the many varieties of deciduous trees lining the banks of a canal near the Gaylord Building.

The Gaylord Building, near The Woodlands of Crest Hill, once stored canal construction materials. When you visit this historic site, you can walk along the canals and see why this building was a key resource during the construction of the Illinois and Michigan Canal. Today, the Gaylord Buiding is the gateway to the Illinois and Michigan […]

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