Parade LOGO 2014

“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

 Drill Team 2005_________________________________________________________________

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!

Application & Complete Details

 See Application above for Sponsorship Opportunities still available between $250 – $1,000

Thank you to the following Candy Bag Sponsors!

Mokena Community Library District
Dowling Financial
Mokena Lions Club
22nd Century Media
Gas N Wash
         Creative Carpet & Flooring
Midwest Animal Hospital

Whitmore Ace Hardware

T. W. Griffiths, C.P.A.

Ashley Furniture

     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


Slammers Logo

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).


LOGO Food, Wine, Brew Fest 2015

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”

Mokena History

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