There are exciting changes coming for our 2018 Canal Market and we invite you to participate and attend. With annual attendance at Starved Rock State Park growing to over 2.8 million we are extending our weekly markets to include more market dates to accommodate all of the visitors coming through town. In addition to our weekly Sunday Markets 10-4, May-September we will be introducing a monthly Friday Night Market that will include live music, artisan Vendors as well as food and beverage for purchase. These Markets will be the First Friday of the month May- September from 5p-9p. Saturday morning markets will be as follows: May 26, June 9, June 30, August 11, August 18, September 1, and September 15 from 10-4p.
The LaSalle County Historical Society campus is located on the banks of the historic Illinois & Michigan Canal and is situated in the quaint village of Utica, Illinois. Bordering beautiful Starved Rock State Park, it sits at the heart of one of Illinois’ top tourism destinations. Utica is easily accessible and conveniently located near where Interstates 80 and 39 meet.