Community Events

County Events Calendar

Check out events calender for healthy living in Kankakee. We have events for Biking and Running clubs, park districts, farmers markets, and a wide variety of community events to let you live a healthier life. We are accepting submissions. please see the move more guidlines below

Now Accepting Submissions!

A new community calendar for events designed to get you moving. The live healthy calendar is a multi-county wide calendar of events dedicated to participation in healthy activities. This is a public calendar and submissions are open to all groups having events that promote healthy living and meet the guidelines below.

Submission Guidelines

  1. Events must be open to the public. 
  2. Events must be participatory in nature. (i.e. 10k races are okay, high school football is not.)
  3. Events must be in Kankakee County and the immediate surrounding counties. (in Illinois: Will, Grundy, Livingston, Ford, Iroquois, in Indiana: Benton, Newton, Lake).
  4. Submission emails must be filled out and complete. (See below for email requirements).
  5. Groups having direct posting access to the website will still have to post by vetting deadlines in order for their event to be visible to the pubic.
  6. LiveHealthy reserves the right to edit and publish event submissions at their discretion.
  7. Posting deadlines are a minimum of 14 Days before the event.
  8. All entries will be vetted for compliance to the guidelines by LiveHealthyKankakeeCounty staff.
  9. Events will be approved or denied within in 1 week. 

What to include in your email:

  • Contact Name
  • Email Address
  • Phone Number
  • Event Info - Name and Date, 
  • Length of event
  • Fee information
  • Entry deadline
  • Name of Sponsoring Group
  • Location and map directions if appropriate
  • Does this event repeat
  • Web and Facebook links
  • Description of events, entry instructions, contacts, etc
  • Display photos if any, links to videos (video must be hosted on Youtube, Vimeo)

Send your submissions to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.