OR SEARCH FROM THE LIST OF CITIES:
NEAR TO: Joliet, Illinois

Fun Stuff to Do In Joliet, Illinois

Want some ideas about what to do in Joliet? Here's some potential ideas for stuff to do. The zoo is a phenominal wayto get out and learn about the earth and our place in it, with all the walking from exhibit to exhibit you'll find it's a great way to stretch your legs as well. Dont miss Wm W Powers Conservation Area or try Des Plaines State Conservation Area. Joliet has multiple historical landmarks for history seekers to explore. Morgan, George E., House, Hatch, Seneca W. & Bertha, House, and also Brandon Road Lock and Dam Historic Distr, are certainly worth checking out.

Try something more exciting. Bowling is a great leisure activity. Tell everyone to get out and destroy some pins while enjoying some brews at Channahon Lanes. Or roll that 300 game at Country Lanes Bowling Center. DuPage County Fairgrounds is not too far and always has been consistently enjoyed by the locals. Even when the fair is not in town there are cool things to do. From rides and attractions to gun shows and live music the local fairgrounds near Joliet are great for finding local entertainment options. Get the kids in the car and go and see whats going on this weekend, but first check the Joliet Fair and Events Directory.

Need some energy afterwards Hungry? Go for late night gluttony and satisfy your cravings for something with too many calories at Larry's Meat Market, or cruise to Quiznos Sub for immediate gratification. Buon appetito! In the evening you can relax a little. Locate places to chill and enjoy a sufficient number of glasses of beer, or find a fun place to get completely bagged in Joliet. Enjoy something worldly perhaps a Lady Luck, or maybe a Passo. While in Joliet be sure to check out Legend The, Glory Days Bar & Grill, or E & H Lounge. This itinerary sucks, no worries just reload the page to get a whole new plan. Or click new itinerary

AMUSEMENTS

Joliet, Illinois amusement parks

An array of things for the kid in all of us are within reach of Joliet, Illinois. If you like theme parks or would like something more extreme the opportunities are extensive. Visit some new places and find some cool stuff to do. When you're in Joliet get to Joliet Memorial Stadium or roll over to Autobahn Country Club for some insane fun.

ARTSY PLACES

Joliet, Illinois art galleries

Learn about photography studios and a variety of classical art within reach of Joliet. Whether you are looking for Installation Art or just want to take in the surroundings at the area's galleries, you'll find a variety of artsy options in Joliet. Try Lasting Images Inc or get in touch with your artsy side at Hobby Lobby Creative Centers.

BARS

Joliet, Illinois bar martini beer wine

Like to bend an elbow while enjoying a sufficient number of drinks or meet someone nice get semi glassy eyed around Joliet. Discover something exciting maybe a Bikini Martini, Between The Sheets or maybe a Cranberry Kiss. While in Joliet be sure to check out Legend The, Glory Days Bar & Grill or E & H Lounge. For other bars look at the Joliet, Illinois bar directory. Peruse reviews about your best places in our directory.

BOWLING

Joliet, Illinois Citywide bowling lanes

Call some friends and tear up the lanes while enjoying the atmosphere at Channahon Lanes. Bowling is a great leisure activity and we've located all the best places in Joliet, at your fingertips. Get to Country Lanes Bowling Center. Or for a more comprehensive list of bowling alleys in the area click the Joliet, Illinois bowling directory. Know a place that's a real turkey tell others, include it in our listings.

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

Read Reviews, Map it!

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

Read Reviews, Map it!

Pioneer Lanes
(815) 254-2695
150 S Joliet Rd
Plainfield, IL 60544

Read Reviews, Map it!

Downtown Lockport Lanes
(815) 838-6364
923 S State St
Lockport, IL 60441

Read Reviews, Map it!

View All Bowling Places Near
Joliet, Illinois
Don't see your favorite bowling alley?
add it to our directory

BRAIN FREEZE

Joliet, Illinois ice cream listing frozen yogurt directory

Everyone loves ice cream. Like to try some gourmet ice cream? We have thousands of ways for you to get your ice cream jonez in Joliet. Looking for the best Pina Colada Frozen Yogurt or maybe some rich cherry we've got you covered. While you're in Joliet drop by Poor Boy & Sweets or try Cool Creations. You know a place with A-list ice cream sundaes or the awesomest fresh made ice cream? Tell everyone about it here or add it to our listings.

Wendy's
(815)467-6002
105 North Ridge Road
Minooka, IL 60447

Read Reviews, Map it!

Cool Creations
(815)838-4700
937 South Hamilton Street
Lockport, IL 60441

Read Reviews, Map it!

Poor Boy & Sweets
(815)838-7040
701 South State Street
Lockport, IL 60441

Read Reviews, Map it!

Mary D'S Ice Cream Parlor
(815)609-2560
608 North Fox River Street
Plainfield, IL 60544

Read Reviews, Map it!

View All Ice Cream / Frozen yogurt Places Near
Joliet, Illinois
Don't see your favorite ice cream and frozen yogurt?
add it to our directory

COFFEE BARS

Joliet, Illinois coffee bar online

Coffee is not as much a beverage choice as it is a lifestyle choice these days. The proliferation of flavor choices are best enjoyed when prepared by real professionals. Hooking up with the right barista ensures a quality experience. Joliet has many fine choices for your gourmet coffee fix. Discover new flavors like Carrot Cake Flavored Coffee or Fudge Cream flavored coffee. Try out when you're in Joliet. Have a favorite place to get your Black Tie? Give em their props and write a review.

RESTAURANTS

Joliet, Illinois Citywide diner dive service

Lots of restaurant choices abound in Joliet from BBQ to four star dining there are wide ranging options to satiate your pallette. Explore the Joliet, Illinois restaurant listings and find some great places to get your mow on. While you're in town be sure to check out Bellagio Pizzeria Bar & Grill or drop by some of the other local institutions like Bellagio Inc or Bills Tavern.

FAIRGROUNDS

Joliet, Illinois fairground games

Who doesn't like going to the fair? If you're looking for something to do while you're in town the fairgrounds always have tons of pleasant diversions. Even when the fair is not in town there are usually alot of pleasant things to do. From livestock auctions to speedway racing and trade shows the local fairgrounds near Joliet are cool for finding a nice way to get out of the house. Get off the couch and check out whats going on at DuPage County Fairgrounds.

FAST FOOD PLACES

Joliet, Illinois fast food locate

Late night, low blood sugar? You're totally covered from early morning to late night gluttony satisfy your cravings for some killer grinds in Joliet. Are you hungry yet how about a good old Dairy Queen Medium Chocolate Malt or a nice Jack In The Box Sirloin Steak & Egg Burrito with Fire Roasted Tomato Salsa? Find all the best fast food options surrounding Joliet here in the Citywide Information fast food directory. Make sure to get to Larry's Meat Market or drop by Quiznos Sub. Buen provecho!

Wendy's International
(815)254-4852
940 Brook Forest Ave
Shorewood, IL 60404

Read Reviews, Map it!

Dairy Queen
(815)729-0400
707 W Jefferson St Ste Q
Shorewood, IL 60404

Read Reviews, Map it!

Quiznos Sub
(815)521-2922
23830 W Eames St
Channahon, IL 60410

Read Reviews, Map it!

Larry's Meat Market
(815)467-2255
23841 W Eames St
Channahon, IL 60410

Read Reviews, Map it!

View All Fast Food Places Near
Joliet, Illinois
Don't see your favorite fast food?
add it to our directory

GOLF COURSES

Joliet, Illinois Citywide golf course

Why is golf better than baseball or football? Perhaps because the PGA Tour raises more money for charity in one year than the National Football League does in two. Now that's settled so get out your wedges get your clubs in the car and check out the well manicured public courses and driving ranges easily accessible to Joliet. Woodbine Golf Course has some intimidating links that are complemented by beautiful grounds. Or visit the pro shop at Old Oak Country Club, check out the latest gear from Ping or shave some points off your game with the new Tour Edge Exotics XCG-3 Game-Improvement Driver when your done bounce to the 19th hole Know of a place that's a total albatross? Write a review!

HISTORIC PLACES

Joliet, Illinois Citywide historic listings

While your in Joliet try to find time for Morgan, George E., House, Hatch, Seneca W. & Bertha, House, or stop by Brandon Road Lock and Dam Historic Distr. Joliet has a surprisingly interesting selection of historical surroundings for families with kids to enjoy. Look into the Joliet, Illinois historical places directory to find more great historical places nearby Joliet. Or browse the Illinois historical places directory for the latest information on all of the historical places to see in Illinois.

LIBRARIES

Joliet, Illinois public library locate

Why should I go to the library? Great excursion for kids: Many of the free programs are kid- and family-friendly, and the library is a great place for a field trip. Spark the love of reading early on by getting your kid a library card, and he'll be excited to be able to choose any book to bring home. Borrowing and returning books also creates and teaches kids a sense of responsibility. revisiting the great classics like The Hunchback of Notre-Dame to worthy somewhat new books like Half-Blood by Jennifer L. Armentrout. It's all at the library for free! Whether your looking for William Makepeace Thackeray or Doris Grumbach, the Joliet, Illinois library directory has lots of great libraries. Wherever your interests lie you'll discover a vast selection of genres including Manga, History, Religion, and Travel. getting all existential and expounding on the poetry of C.K. Williams at trendy parties.

MUSEUMS

Joliet, Illinois Citywide museum visit

Joliet offers diverse museums and galleries for all to enjoy. Go back in time at Gladys Fox Museum or plan a trip to Little White School Museum. Going to the museum is a great way to kill an afternoon. Need another reason? Cool mummies Need yet another reason to go? How about inspiring impressionist paintings? Still not sure if you should go to the museum, here's another reason. Bluntly your 3rd grade macaroni poster is not art so go and see the real stuff at Joliet Area Historical Society Museum.

NIGHTLIFE

Joliet, Illinois night spot locate

Okay we got a babysitter so why not bounce to the club and get some numbers at the trendy nightspots close to Joliet. Watch the bartender as he regards you in encouragement as you drink your third Béné Orange and make the ladies crazy with your mad Safety Dance skills at Shep's Tavern. If you haven't had enough yet bounce to Heroes & Legend Sports Bar & Grill or try some lame pick up lines at Academic Achievement Make sure you tip everyone and hit up Quiznos Sub for some much needed sustinance. Know a club that's just crazy fun? Show some love and add it to theThe Joliet, Illinois nightlife directory.

Academic Achievement
(815)744-2989
215 Street Jude Avenue
Joliet, IL 60436

Read Reviews, Map it!

Club BC
(815)725-2409
4220 W Jefferson St
Joliet, IL 60431

Read Reviews, Map it!

Heroes & Legend Sports Bar & Grill
(815)741-9207
2400 W Jefferson St
Joliet, IL 60435

Read Reviews, Map it!

Shep's Tavern
(815)725-9882
1500 Belleview Ave
Rockdale, IL 60436

Read Reviews, Map it!

View All Nightlife in
Joliet, Illinois
Don't see your favorite nightlife spot?
add it to our directory

PARKS

Joliet, Illinois park directory

Joliet has some really fascinating local city parks and recreational opportunities for you. Get yourself off the couch and head to Joliet Municipal Stadium or maybe stop by Romeoville Branch Fountaindale Public Li and check out a copy of The Diary by Eileen Goudge, or some more casual stuff and enjoy a great book under the trees at Shorewood Park. When you are in Joliet locals always suggest experiencing beautiful scenery at College Park.

SHOPPING

Joliet, Illinois shopping mall locate

Need to relieve some stress and you deserve to spoil yourself a little you don't need a reason, it's all good girl. Shopping is the bomb. Whether you're looking for huge designers like Anna Sui or want to tell everyone about the neat designer Anna Gurgacz stuff you found shopping. Joliet has a number of choices to satisfy your shopping needs peruse The Joliet, Illinois shopping directory to find shopping malls with premium offerings from Aartivijay Gupta And Parul Chopra, Leonard Street, Jay Nicolas Sario, and Richard Nicoll. When you're in Joliet find something nice at Wal-Mart, or roll to Carson Pirie Scott for a more relaxed shopping jonez.

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


Read Reviews, Map it!

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

Read Reviews, Map it!

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


Read Reviews, Map it!

Carson Pirie Scott
(815) 439-2000
3340 Mall Loop Dr # 4
Joliet, IL 60431

Read Reviews, Map it!

View All Shopping near
Joliet, Illinois
Don't see your favorite shopping?
add it to our directory

SPAS / SALONS

Joliet, Illinois spa salon online

Why is a better to be a woman than a man, well it's just easier I mean you can easily justify spending a weeks pay on a purse, you don't have to ogleā?¦a quick glance will suffice for you, and you can have guy friends and not worry about what people think. Oh it's great to be a woman but, you gotta take care of yourself whether you're needing an anti-oxidant and pollution-fighting facial, soothing spa treatments, a cutting edge new haircut, or you just wanna relax and get your mani pedi on. Looking good means feeling good, and you must always stay on your game. No worries. We've got all the stylists, salons, and skin care hook up's you need to stay ahead of the game and be beautiful in Joliet. Peruse all your options in the Joliet, Illinois Spas and Salons Directory.

Get Fast Joliet
(815) 741-2225
1116 Houbolt Rd
Joliet, IL 60431

Read Reviews, Map it!

J J Sun
(815) 744-7412
1114 Houbolt Rd
Joliet, IL 60431

Read Reviews, Map it!

Psychological Fitness Center
(815) 729-2591
3077 W Jefferson St
Joliet, IL 60435

Read Reviews, Map it!

Rife's Martial Arts
(815) 730-8733
92 Barney Dr
Joliet, IL 60435

Read Reviews, Map it!

View All Spas / Salons in
Joliet, Illinois
Don't see your favorite spa/salon?
add it to our directory

THEATRE / ARTS

Joliet, Illinois theater arts location

Joliet has various and sundry of great local theatre productions within reach. Taking in the theatre is a fantastic way to make your wife happy and the best part is you don't have to wear 3D glasses. C'mon get some culture it won't kill you. Check into local productions of the classics like Othello: One of William Shakespeare's most wrenching, memorable tragedies focuses on the evil, manipulative machinations of a soldier slowly tearing apart his general's life. Or find local performances of entertaining musicals such as Moulin Rouge. Check out the Joliet, Illinois theatre and arts directory to find all the theatre options. We recommend you check out Philip Lynch Theatre or Rialto Theatre when you're in town.

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

Read Reviews, Map it!

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

Read Reviews, Map it!

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

Read Reviews, Map it!

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

Read Reviews, Map it!

View All Theatre / Arts Near
Joliet, Illinois
Don't see your favorite theater/arts?
add it to our directory

WORLD FLAVORS

Joliet, Illinois chinese food restaurant locate

Tired of those little frozen chicken pot pies? No problemo bro, Joliet Has lots of tasty places to get your world flavors groove on. Keller's Food & Spirits for sure is a boss mow or plan some additional exercise in the morning and consume mass quantities at El Paso for more detailed information or to find the best pastrami on rye within Joliet check out the Joliet, Illinois world flavors directory. Know of a place that's got the best Tempura or grindable tamales think of all the good karma you'll get and write them a tasty review.

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

Read Reviews, Map it!

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

Read Reviews, Map it!

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

Read Reviews, Map it!

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

Read Reviews, Map it!

View All World Flavors / International food Near
Joliet, Illinois
Don't see your favorite world flavors/international food?
add it to our directory

ZOOS

Joliet, Illinois seals zoo directory

The zoo is great fun for kids and adults, and with all the steps you'll get walking around it's a fun way to get some exercise. Between running around looking for the exhibit and the Deer attractions find a moment to take some pictures with the zoo's many picturesque settings. When you're looking for some fun on the wild side in Joliet check out the vibe Wm W Powers Conservation Area, or for more wild times visit the Joliet, Illinois zoo and botanical gardens directory.


Citywideinformation.com - Your Fun Life, Anywhere

About Joliet


Joliet (,) is a city in Will and Kendall Counties in the U.S. state of Illinois, located southwest of Chicago. It is the county seat of Will County. As of the 2010 census, the city was the fourth-most populated in Illinois, with a population of 147,433. It continues to be Illinois' fastest growing city and one of the fastest growing in the United States. When Joliet was first planned in the early 1830s, it was still in Cook County. In 1836, it became the county seat of the new Will County.
Citywideinformation.com - Your Fun Life, Anywhere

Joliet, Illinois History

In 1833, following the Black Hawk War, Charles Reed built a cabin along the west side of the Des Plaines River. Across the river in 1834, James B. Campbell, treasurer of the canal commissioners, laid out the village of "Juliet", named after his daughter. Just before the depression of 1837, Juliet incorporated as a village, but to cut tax expenses, Juliet residents soon petitioned the state to rescind that incorporation. In 1845, local residents changed the community's name from "Juliet" to "Joliet". Joliet was reincorporated as a city in 1852. The origin of the name was most likely a corruption of the name of French Canadian explorer Louis Jolliet, who in 1673, along …Read More
Citywideinformation.com - Your Fun Life, Anywhere

Joliet, Illinois Geography

Joliet is located at (41.5224597, -88.1406140).According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of, of which, of it is land and of it (0.76%) is water. It has a sprawling, irregular shape that extends into nine different townships, more than any other Illinois city. They are: Joliet, Plainfield, Troy, New Lenox, Jackson, Channahon, and Lockport in Will County, and Na-Au-Say and Seward in Kendall County. Joliet is a Des Plaines River town, with the downtown located in the river valley. This is especially evident on Interstate 80 if one is coming from the east or the west where it has been flat for many miles and suddenly the land drops as you approach …Read More
Fandango Now Tickets for AMC Theatres!


Popular city directories

loading

Living in Joliet, Illinois

Joliet, Illinois Convention and Banquet Centers:

St George's Social Hall - Lunich Ned Reverend -

Joliet, Illinois Hospital and Clinics:

Provena Saint Joseph Medical Center -

Joliet, Illinois Postal Services:

Post Office-Joliet - Post Office-Station #183 -

Joliet, Illinois Schools, Colleges and Learning Facilities:

Red Brick School (historical) - Troy Heritage Trail Elementary School - Schweizer School (historical) - Rock Run School (historical) - Saint Jude School - Marycrest Elementary School - Offerman School (historical) - Center School (historical) - Rockdale Elementary School - Troy-Shorewood School - Thomas Jefferson Elementary School - Dirksen Elementary School - Reedswood School - Joliet West High School - Saint Paul School - Troutman Grove School (historical) - Troy Craughwell School - Pershing Elementary School - Link School (historical) - Sheridan School - Laraway Elementary School - Saint Patrick School - McKinley Park School - Troy Junior High School - Wilhelmi School (historical) - Carl Sandburg School -
Joliet, Illinois Construction Expert Witness - Joliet, Illinois Building Consultant - Joliet, Illinois Building Expert - Joliet, Illinois Expert Engineer Joliet, Illinois Expert Directory

Joliet, Illinois Supermarkets and Grocery stores:

J & M Food Mart - Cub Foods - Chicago Boxed Beef Distributors Inc - Jewel-Osco - Stores- Shorewood - International Tobacco and Liquor - Dominick's Finer Foods -