June 24th thru June 28th 2015 Festival Hotline 815-933-4444
The primary purpose of the Bourbonnais Friendship Festival, Inc.
is to conduct the annual Bourbonnais Friendship Festival in
Bourbonnais, Illinois for civic, patriotic, educational and social
purposes; for activities related to the organization; and fundraising
for Friendship Festival activities. It is further intended to promote
the preservation of regional customs and traditions and to provide
good, wholesome, fun activities and entertainment in a family
The secondary purpose is in anticipation of generating funds for
local community and/or local family oriented projects and to
promote well-being, health and safety.
Within two weeks, Bourbonnais police will be equipping its officers with body cameras, making the force the first in Kankakee County to have the high-tech devices that have been in the news for the past year following high-profile police shootings in Ferguson, Mo., New York City and Cleveland..
Photo and story reprinted with the permission of The Daily Journal. - Full Story Link
Bourbonnais PD first to get
body cams in county
2015 Grand Parade Marshall
2014 Children's Parade Grand Marshal
Local things for kids to do.
Bourbonnais Friendship Festival Salutes
our Troops, Past and Present