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Dyer Parks and Recreation Trips

2020 Trips 

Thornton Quarry Tour (18 & older)
If you have ever been interested in taking a tour of one of the largest commercial stone quarries in the world, and would like to view the overall structure of a fossil reef-the most famous of several 410 million-year-old reefs unearthed in the Chicago area, then hurry in for tickets.


Route 66 Tour (All Ages- participants under 18 must be accompanied by participating adult)
Travel along the original world-famous Rt. 66 from Joliet to Pontiac. There will be photo ops of some of the icons on the route, including the Polka-a-Dot Restaurant; the Gemini Giant and many others. There will be museum stops in Joliet and the Rt. 66 Museum in Pontiac. Lunch will be at Bernardo's Restaurant in Pontiac. 

White Fence Farm (All Ages- participants under 18 must be accompanied by participating adult)
White Fence Farm's famous 4-piece chicken dinner, baked potato, homemade chicken gravy, coleslaw, pickled beets, kidney beans salad, cottage cheese, corn fritters and vanilla ice cream will be served. At the Movies with John Adair will follow lunch taking you down memory lane singing popular songs from the 20's, 30's and 40's.

Sight & Sounds of the River Trip (All Ages- participants under 18 must be accompanied by participating adult)
Join us aboard the Spirit of Peoria for this adventure. Enjoy a 2-entrée buffet which includes salad, bread, beverage and dessert. Live music will fill the air as the American paddle wheeler travels along the Illinois River Valley. Cash bar will also be available.