Route66Park-Shield

Route 66 Park

Get your kicks with the Route 66 Park!         MAP IT!

Rich and Creamy Ice Cream served all summer long welcomes you to stop and sIt a while as you take in the sights.This historic parlor is th the official starting point for historic Route 66 in Joliet; made famous by the life-size figures of Jake and Elwood Blues dancing on the roof.

Stroll the path to an overlook where you’ll see the historic Joliet Prison, where The Blues Brothers was filmed, and more recently, the television show Prison Break. In the park, you can also take a picture in front of the twelve-foot Joliet Kicks sign.

You can also gather information on more ways to get your kicks in Joliet. Informational Kiosks highlight each Route 66 attraction in Joliet, with directions, photos and more!