Sweet Ceremony in Joliet

DQ screenshot.pngThe Historic Designation and Celebration of the world’s First Dairy Queen, located in Joliet IL will take place on Friday, May 20, 2011.

Ceremony - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Joliet Area Historical Museum and Route 66 Welcome Center
204 N. Ottawa St., Joliet IL

Site Visit & Photos: 11:00 AM - Noon
First Dairy Queen
501 N. Chicago Street, Joliet IL

Media and the Public are welcome and encouraged to attend this celebration!

Click to read the complete Joliet Media Release.

Click to view the official invitation.

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