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Don't know what to do in Elwood? Here's some ideas about how to best experience the local vibe. Elwood has a multitude of great places to read. Wherever your interests lie you'll find a variety of genres like Cookbooks, History, and Paranormal. Spend some time relaxing at Mokena Community Public Library. Spend some time at the library and you'll soon be impressing the ladies with your new found intellect while citing the great works of Stephen Dobyns at social gatherings. Elwood has multiple historical landmarks for families with kids to consider. Brandon Road Lock and Dam Historic Distr, Henry, Jacob H., House, and U.S. Post Office, are worth looking into if you're into that sort of thing.

Take it to the next level. Going bowling is a blast. Get out and throw some strikes while enjoying some munchies at Joliet Town & Country Bowling. Or burn up the lanes at Country Lanes Bowling Center. Will County Fairground is easy to get to and has tons of pleasant diversions. Even when the fair is not in town there are usually tons of economical family things to do. From rides and attractions to flea markets and trade shows the local fairgrounds near Elwood are great for finding stuff do do. Get the kids in the car and go and see whats going on this weekend, but first check the Elwood Fair and Events Directory.

Need to re-energize afterwards In a hurry and need to feed the beast? Go for some dining delight and satisfy your cravings for some killer grinds at Wilmington Super Valu, or bounce to Lazy Dog for immediate gratification. Bon appetit! Now it's time to relax a little. Want to find a place to chill while indulging in too many brews, or perhaps get pleasantly toasted while you're visiting Elwood. Sip something different like a Black Magic, or possibly a Old Fashioned. While in Elwood check in on the folks at Fritz's Saloon, Gallagher's Pub, or Bills Inn. Don't like this itinerary, no problems bro just reload the page to get a whole new plan. Or click new itinerary

AMUSEMENTS

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A panoply of great amusements are withing reasonable distance of Elwood, Illinois. Whether you like attractions or want to plan a day with the kids the potential experiences are limitless. Get going and make it a great day. When you're in Elwood try out Haunted Trails Family Amusement or take everyone out to Grundy County Karting & Motorsports Asso for some good times.

ARTSY PLACES

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Uncover crafts and a wide mixture of pop art around Elwood. Whether you are looking for Installation Art or just want to find a place to wear your beret inconspicuously. Check out the offerings at some area galleries, you'll find a mixture of fun artsy stuff in Elwood. Try Primal Screens or feel the artsy vibes at Hobby Lobby Creative Centers.

BARS

Elwood, Illinois bars

Want to find a place to chill and have a few whiskey's or find the best place to get altogether budweiserized around Elwood. Sip something delicious like a Wedding Cake, Toffee Apple Tini or possibly a Resolute Martini. While in Elwood try going to Fritz's Saloon, Gallagher's Pub or Bills Inn. To look at all the options visit the Elwood, Illinois bar directory. Write about your best bars in the city's bar listings.

Bills Inn
124 W Mississippi St
Elwood, IL 60421

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Watson's Diner & Pub
(815) 423-5125
115 E Mississippi St
Elwood, IL 60421

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Fritz's Saloon
(815) 478-3665
225 S State St
Manhattan, IL 60442

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Gallagher's Pub
(815) 478-9803
160 E North St
Manhattan, IL 60442

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BOWLING

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Get out and kill some pins while enjoying some brews at Joliet Town & Country Bowling. Bowling is awesome fun and we've run down all the best places in Elwood, at your fingertips. Be sure to check out Country Lanes Bowling Center. Or to check out the other bowling alleys in the area click the Elwood, Illinois bowling directory. Know a place that's a real seven ten split tell everyone, add it to our directory.

Channahon Lanes
(815) 467-2026
Route 6 & North
Channahon, IL 60410

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Joliet Town & Country Bowling
(815) 725-1231
2231 W Jefferson St
Joliet, IL 60435

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Galaxy Bowl
(815) 723-3588
905 Theodore Street
Joliet, IL 60435

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Country Lanes Bowling Center
(815) 485-3916
1009 W Laraway Rd
New Lenox, IL 60451

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BRAIN FREEZE

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Ice cream is not just for dessert anymore. Feel like something sweet? We have a zillion ways for you to get your brain frozen in Elwood. Looking for the ultimate Cherry Cheesecake (Cheesecake Flavored Ice Cream with Cherry Swirl) or simply some traditional strawberry we've got you covered. While you're in Elwood stop in at John's Coach's Corner Limited or drive by Rich & Creamy. Have your own favorite place with delightful frozen yogurt or the best birthday cake ice cream? Let us know here or add it to our listings.

Rich & Creamy
(815)740-2899
920 North Broadway Street
Joliet, IL 60435

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Frosty Tips
(815)744-4840
700 West Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60435

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Lindy's-gertie's Inc
(815)730-4855
3000 West Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60435

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John's Coach's Corner Limited
(815)722-4251
718 Theodore Street
Joliet, IL 60435

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COFFEE BARS

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RESTAURANTS

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Dining choices are plentiful in Elwood from tasty barbecue to five star dining there are wide ranging options to satisfy your culinary cravings. Explore the Elwood, Illinois restaurant listings and find some great places to take in some calories. While you're in town take your friends over to Bills Inn or sample some of the other local establishments like J & JS Pizza N More Inc or Lazy Dog.

FAIRGROUNDS

Elwood, Illinois fairground directory

The local fairgrounds always have amazing stuff to do. If you're looking for something to do while you're in town the fairgrounds always have events scheduled that appeal to everyone. Even when the fair is not in town there are usually lots of interesting things to do. From midway attractions to speedway racing and live music the local fairgrounds near Elwood are a great place to find stuff do do. Now you know what to do get up and check out whats going on this week at Will County Fairground.

FAST FOOD PLACES

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In a hurry and need to feed the beast? You're totally covered from Mc Muffins to late night drive thru's satisfy your cravings for something with too many calories in Elwood. Feeling hungry how about a good old Del Taco Macho Bacon & Egg Burrito or perhaps a satisfying White Castle Fish Nibblers - Sack? Find all the local fast food options nearby Elwood here in our directory. We recommend you check out Wilmington Super Valu or drop by Lazy Dog. Buon appetito!

Lazy Dog
(815)424-0160
108 E Mississippi St
Elwood, IL 60421

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Subway Subs
(815)476-2410
204 E Baltimore St
Wilmington, IL 60481

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Wilmington Super Valu
(815)476-7144
700 W Baltimore St
Wilmington, IL 60481

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Pizza Depot
(815)478-7080
230 Market Pl
Manhattan, IL 60442

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GOLF COURSES

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Why is golf more enjoyable than baseball or football? Well for starters kids are never murdered over a pair of golf shoes. Now that's settled so dust off your wedges throw your clubs in the car and check out the amazing links courses and driving ranges in Elwood. Joliet Country Club has some stimulating water hazards that are complemented by beautiful grounds. Or head to the pro shop at Braidwood Fairways, check out the newest gear from Ping or shave some points off your game with the new Nike Method 004 Blade Putters when your done don't forget to stop by the 19th hole Know of a place that's a total hole in one? Tell others add it to our directory.

HISTORIC PLACES

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While you are staying in Elwood make time to get to Brandon Road Lock and Dam Historic Distr, Henry, Jacob H., House, or stop by U.S. Post Office. Elwood has a plethora of significant historical markers and places for teachers and students to enjoy. Look into the Elwood, Illinois historical places directory to find more great historical places within minutes of Elwood. Or browse the Illinois historical places directory to plan your outing and find information on all of the historical attractions in Illinois.

LIBRARIES

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Why do I wanna go to the library? Like-minded people: It's a comfort to be around like-minded bookworms, and you might be more motivated just from looking at people hard at work. It's also a nice way to feel like you're part of the neighborhood. revisiting the great classics like Tanglewood Tales for Girls and Boys to upright newer works such as Love Thy Neighbor by Mark Gilleo. It's all at the library for free! Whether you want Arthur Conan Doyle or Leonard Michaels, the Elwood, Illinois library directory has lots of great libraries. Wherever your interests lie you'll find an assortment of genres including Paranormal, Crime, Memoir, and Crime. showing off your huge brain and quoting the works of Galway Kinnell at the office water cooler.

MUSEUMS

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Elwood offers an interesting selection of museums and galleries to art lovers looking to expand their horizons. Plan a trip to Old Zion Museum or get a ticket to Illinois and Michigan Canal Museum. Going to the museum is something that rich people do and yet you can still afford it. Need another reason? Museums are a great way to spend time with friends and family. Still not convinced? How about stunning medieval artifacts? Still don't know if you should go to the museum, here's another reason. Bluntly your Dilbert poster is not art so go and see the real stuff at Joliet Area Historical Society Museum.

NIGHTLIFE

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You don't have anyone to explain it to let's get jiggy wid it at some great clubs around Elwood. Your friends will stare in amusement as you smoothly ask for your first Bittersweet and demonstrate your mad Liquiding techniques at Sahara Lounge. When you bale check out Fritz's Saloon or try your best late night pick up lines at Tuffy's Lounge Be sure to tip your waiters and waitresses and go to Lazy Dog for some late night munchies. Know a cool nighclub or after hours place that's solid? Tell the party people and add it to theThe Elwood, Illinois nightlife directory.

Watson's Diner & Pub
(815)423-5125
115 E Mississippi St
Elwood, IL 60421

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South Wilmington Sportsman Club
(815)458-3568
24628 County Line Road
Wilmington, IL 60481

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Tuffy's Lounge
(815)476-2700
Winchester Green Sho
Wilmington, IL 60481

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Fritz's Saloon
(815)478-3665
225 S State St
Manhattan, IL 60442

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PARKS

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Elwood has multiple local state parks and recreational offerings for families. Take some wine, a blanket, and someone special and visit Sugar Creek County Forest Preserve or maybe stop by Joliet Public Library and pick up a copy of The Isis Covenant by James Douglas, or another good book and enjoy a great book under the trees at Nowell Park. When you are staying in Elwood locals always suggest taking in the scenic paths at Oak Valley Park.

SHOPPING

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Feeling all shopaholic and you deserve to indulge yourself a little you don't need a reason, it's all good girl. I was shopping while I wrote this stuff! Whether you're looking for established designers such as Valentino or want to brag to your friends about the exclusive designer Miranda Konstantinidou item you found shopping. Elwood has wide ranging possibilities to satisfy your shopping needs look into The Elwood, Illinois shopping directory to find shopping malls with boutiques and merchandise from Abdul Halder, Unrath & Strano, Brian Reyes, and Mulberry. When you're in Elwood find something nice at Kmart, or rollover to Sam's Club for a more relaxed shopping jonez.

Wal-Mart
(815) 744-7575
305 S Larkin Ave
Joliet, IL 60436


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Wal-Mart
(815) 730-1219
500 Oak Leaf Ct
Joliet, IL 60436

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Sam's Club
(815) 744-2525
321 S Larkin Ave
Joliet, IL 60436


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Kmart
1500 W Lincoln Hwy
New Lenox, IL 60451

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SPAS / SALONS

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Why is a better to be a girl than a guy, well it's just way cooler I mean you can rationalize spending a weeks pay on a purse, you don't have to worry about what your friends think your boyfriend looks like ‚?? they will judge him on personality, not looks, and guys will perform dog tricks just to get your numbers But all this with some conditions, you need to come correct whether you gotta get an anti-oxidant and pollution-fighting facial, fitness instruction, a brazilian blowout or you need to take a little power nap while you're getting your nails done. If you don't want your girlfriend to trip you have gotta keep yourself up. It's no problem. We've got the connections you have to have to stay on top and be beautiful in Elwood. Peruse all your options in the Elwood, Illinois Salon Services Directory.

Impressions Hair & Tanning
(815) 476-7415
605 W Baltimore St
Wilmington, IL 60481

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Hair Quarters
(815) 478-4571
140 Market Pl
Manhattan, IL 60442

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Beauty Tech Incorporated
(815) 478-5857
106 S State St
Manhattan, IL 60442

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Hair Cuttery
(815) 485-9705
410 Nelson Rd
New Lenox, IL 60451


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THEATRE / ARTS

Elwood, Illinois theater arts culture

Elwood has a huge selection of community theatre offerings nearby. Taking in the theatre is a fantastic first date and the best part is its already in 3D. C'mon get some culture it won't kill you. Find local productions of the classics like A Midsummer Night's Dream: Love's myriad absurdities receive a thorough, occasionally bawdy, dissection in Shakespeare's beloved comedy. Or find local productions of entertaining musicals such as Moulin Rouge. Check out the Elwood, Illinois theatre and arts directory to find all the theatre options. We recommend you check out Rialto Square Theatre & Office Complex - or Joliet Drama Guild when you're in town.

Rialto Theatre
2-34 East Van Buren Street
Illinois and Michigan Canal, Jo

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Rialto Square Theatre & Office Complex -
(815)726-6600
102 N Chicago St
Joliet, IL 60432

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Joliet Drama Guild
(815)722-1001
201 West Jefferson Street
Joliet, IL 60435

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Philip Lynch Theatre
University Drive North
Illinois and Michigan Canal, Le Unive

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WORLD FLAVORS

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Tired of meat and potatoes? No sweat, Elwood has massive numbers of killer places to get your tastebuds to far away places. Keller's Food & Spirits for sure is a tasty possibility or take your spicy cravings to Wells BROS Restaurant for more detailed information or to find the tastiest Dim Sum inside Elwood look into the Elwood, Illinois world flavors directory. Know of a place that's got shreddin Mongolian beef or tubular chili verde support them and write them a sweet review.

El Paso
(219)374-8666
10833 W 133rd Ave
Cedar Lake, IN 46303

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Dayton Tap Incorporated
(815)434-3015
3112 East 1961st Road
Ottawa, IL 61350

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Keller's Food & Spirits
(262)279-9966
614 Walworth Street
Genoa City, WI 53128

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J Q Foxes' Restaurant
(262)884-9424
2835 Wisconsin Street
Sturtevant, WI 53177

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ZOOS

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The zoo is a great way to get out and learn about nature, and with all the steps you'll get walking around it's a fun time and you'll get some exercise too. Between running around searching for the Wild Boar enclosure and the Invertebrates attractions find a moment to take some pictures with the zoo's many animal friends. While you're looking for some fun on the wild side in Elwood look into the schedule Cosley Zoo, or for other wild times clicky click on the Elwood, Illinois zoo directory.


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About Elwood


Elwood is a village in Will County, Illinois, United States. The population was 2,300 at the 2006 population estimation.
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Elwood, Illinois History

Elwood was founded in 1854, and incorporated as a village in 1869. The completion of the Joliet-Bloomington railroad played a major role in the founding of Elwood. By 1900, Elwood was a small farming community with a population of about 400. In the late 1930s, the federal government acquired nearby land for troop training and weapons production, on which site the Joliet Arsenal was built and commenced operation in 1940. Arsenal construction played an important role in the development of Elwood and brought about 175 people into the area. In 1942, a massive explosion at the arsenal killed 42 workers and caused widespread damage. In 1954, the village celebrated its centennial, …Read More
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Elwood, Illinois Geography

Elwood is located at (41.413615, -88.110438). The nearest major highways are Interstate 80 to the north and Interstate 55 to the west. The former Route 66 highway passes through the village on the east side. According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 2.7 square miles (7.0 km²), all of it land.
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