MSMF among Weekend Events ...

The 2-day Merchant Street Music Fest in Kankakee is today (Friday) and Saturday.  Three stages will find musicians providing music, both local and national musicians.  There is also a stage for up-and-coming artists to show their talents.  The event is at the Harold & Jean Miner Festival Square, around the Kankakee railroad depot. 

94.1 WGFA is 'live' with John Roberts from 5-7 pm.

Kankakee Mayor Chris Curtis and Police Chief Robin Passwater extend the city's welcome to the event.  Safety measures are in place.  Kankakee Fire is also providing personnel for safety and medical reasons.  Several business sponsors make the MSMF possible. 

Also this weekend --- the Annual Loda Good Ole Days Truck & Tractor Pull Saturday and Sunday.  A parade is featured at 10 am Saturday, Free entertainment and food vendors.  Fireworks included Saturday night.  Three IPA classes and stock classes in the pulls.  

Earl Park, IN is hosting its 150th Birthday celebration.  The Sesquicentennial runs all day Saturday.

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