Visit downtown Wilmington, Il   

Welcome to our beautiful town in southern Will County, on America's Mother Road, Route 66.  

Nestled along the shores of the Kankakee River, 45 minutes south of Midway Airport, Wilmington offers year-round recreation and a unique variety of shopping and dining spots. Enjoy our beautiful parks, walk our historic downtown, and explore all we offer. 


Wilmington, Illinois

    "The Island City"



Printable Map

Print out or save this map before your trip to Wilmington. Our downtown area is easily walkable and features several public parking areas. 

(Electric vehicle charging stations at Water Street Parking Lot)

 Be sure to visit our beautiful North & South Island Parks!

The Gemini Giant Stays in Wilmington!

Coming Spring 2024

New Location at the opening to South Island Park 

Farmers Market and Late-Night Shopping

Join us on the 3rd Thursday of each month, during summer, for some evening shopping. Merchants will stay open late and offer evening sales and specials. 

The Wilmington Park District will be hosting their Farmer's Markets, featuring local produce, crafts, food vendors, live music and more! 

City of Wilmington Hosts "Let Freedom Rock!" Celebration ~ Friday, June 28th

Join us for an amazing evening of fun and celebration Downtown North Water Street and North Island Park on Friday, June 28th from 4 PM to midnight! This year's event will feature two live music performances. The Alex Hoffer band will kick off the evening at 6 PM, followed by Maggie Speaks at 8 PM. In addition, there will be food trucks, a beer garden, kids' activities including face painting, and, of course, fireworks!Get ready for a great time outdoors! Please remember to bring your lawn chairs and blankets, and definitely don't forget the bug spray. Just a heads up, off-premise liquor is not allowed. Let's make it a fantastic outdoor gathering!

Save The Date!

Wine & Witches Wine Walk  

Saturday, October 19th