“America’s Great Landmarks”
is the theme for our 2016 4th of July Parade!!
Step Off Time is 10 a.m. on July 4, 2016
Location: Wolf Road heading north between LaPorte Road and Granite Drive (south of 191st Street)
This year’s Grand Marshall: The Maertin Heating and Cooling Drill Team
in memory of Jeff Maertin
Evening festivities at Main Park, 10925 LaPorte Road, Mokena
6:30 pm – 2nd Kentucky Cavalry Re-enactment
7:30 pm – Encore Concert Band
Dusk – Fireworks Display
Sponsored by the Village of Mokena and the Mokena Community Park District
Join us for a great way to celebrate with the community & promote your business/organization/cause to the thousands of people that attend the parade and the thousands more that watch it as it is replayed many times on Mokena’s Cable Channel 6!
See Application above for Sponsorship Opportunities still available between $250 – $1,000
Thank you to the following Candy Bag Sponsors!
|Mokena Community Library District|
|Mokena Lions Club|
|22nd Century Media|
|Gas N Wash|
|Creative Carpet & Flooring|
|Midwest Animal Hospital|
Whitmore Ace Hardware
T. W. Griffiths, C.P.A.
|Vandenberg Funeral Home|
We would also like to acknowledge and thank the following Parade Sponsors!
Ozinga – Platinum Parade Sponsor
Lisa Thomas Salon – Gold Parade Sponsor
Legacy Paintball & Airsoft Park – Gold Parade Sponsor
Maertin Heating – Silver Parade Sponsor
LincolnWay Community Bank – Silver Parade Sponsor
Aesthetica Day Spa – Silver Parade Sponsor
Midwest Animal Hospital – Silver Parade Sponsor
Vandenberg Funeral Home – Our Hero Sponsor
Mokena Community Night Presented by the Mokena Chamber of Commerce at The Joliet Slammers Baseball Club – July 21, 2016
The Mokena Chamber of Commerce is teaming up with the Joliet Slammers for a Mokena Community Night on
Thursday, July 21
Head to Silver Cross Field and watch the Slammers play the Southern Illinois Miners at 7:05 P.M.
Silver Cross Field, 1 Mayor Art Schultz Drive, Joliet, IL 60423
Business After Hours being held before the game at 5 p.m.
Tickets are $10 and can be purchased through the Mokena Chamber of Commerce. 708-479-2468. (Children under 2 are free).
Save the Date
The 13th Annual “Food, Wine & Brew Festival”
will be held on
Saturday, September 10, 2016
In Association with the Mokena Community Park District
12:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Main Park, LaPorte Road, Mokena
The 2015 Traditional Mokena Chamber of Commerce Ornament features:
Mr. Benny’s Restaurant *** Lettermen Sign Company *** Gas N Wash
The ornament is available for purchase all year long at the Chamber Office,19150 Wolf Road, Suite C $20.00 (without Stand) *** $23.00 (with Stand)
Other years still available at a cost of $17.00 (without stand) *** $20.00 (with stand)- Contact the Mokena Chamber Office (708) 479-2468
“Images of America – Mokena”
Treasure this keepsake book of images celebrating the history of your town, Mokena, by Matthew T. Galik. Using archival photographs, each title presents the distinctive stories from the past that shape the character of the community today. It also makes a wonderful gift to share with a former Mokena native.
Limited number available at the Mokena Chamber Office – Only $20