Timeless rural pleasures are yours in Henry County. Enjoy nature on a biking trail, a quiet country lane or on the Hennepin Canal. Visit a historic shopping district or have a good-old-fashioned meal with us. We’re proud of our heritage and love to share it.
Family Fun for Everyone! Enjoy a weeklong county summer fair showcasing Henry County’s premier agricultural talent. Horses, cattle, arts, garden, and home- grown produce on are display and judged. Watch the tractor pull and demolition derby. Food and carnival rides for all to enjoy.
Kewanee Farmers Market Local Produce and MORE! Kewanee Farmers Market is held every Wednesday, and Saturday at Berrien Park at the corner of Tremont and third street downtown Kewanee. Stop by the market and shop the freshest and tastiest locally grown produce. The produce is the spice of life and so are the vendors!
The Saturday morning farmers market becomes a social event. Vendors offer locally homegrown produce and handmade baked items and crafts. Bring your coffee, buy a pastry and talk with vendors on how they grow their produce or bake their heavenly delights.
Proceeds from this race will go to a local family that has a family member who is battling cancer. The 5K run will be around Windmont Park. The walk will be inside the park. Registration fee is $20.00, which includes a t-shirt. Top finishers in each age group will receive a trophy or medal. Race packet pick-up is Sunday morning[...]
“Pie in the Sky” Joe Hill, an Inspiration to Generations of Musicians The American Swedish Historical Museum, Philadelphia, PA traveling exhibit features a life exhibit of Joe Hill (born Joel Emmanuel Hagglund), an early 20th-century Swedish-American labor activist, cartoonist, and songwriter and member of Industrial Workers of the World. Hill was born in Gavle, Sweden, the same port city many of[...]