Henry Marina & Riverfront Park
Marina with boat slips to rent nightly or for the season. Two public boat ramps and plenty of riverside fishing spots available. Illinois River channel with minimum 9 feet is available for year round navigation. Playground and picnic area with public restrooms.
During the summer, several outdoor concerts are scheduled in Central Park as part of the Henry Events Committee “Brown-Bag-It” series. Bring a lawn chair and sit for a variety of music and fun while you visit with neighbors and friends. Food is available at all “Brown-Bag-It” functions from different Henry eateries.
River Valley Players Dinner Theater
Henry is home to the River Valley Players Dinner Theater. Twice each year the River Valley Players stage a presentation of a play or a musical with local talent. River Valley Players has worked with the Sun Foundation and has been awarded grants to host theater workshops for children. Check the River Valley Players Facebook page
for information. Click button to go to website.
Charles Perdew Museum
The Charles Perdew Museum Association has been formed to preserve and educate, renovate and restore the Perdew homestead and workshop and the Perdew’s artistic heritage. The buildings, located at 914 Front Street in Henry, Illinois are mainly for use as a teaching museum and interpretive center.
Camping at Condit's Ranch is open April 15th through October 15th. Reservations are accepted and pets are allowed. Condit's Ranch is located just west of IL-29, 2 miles north of Putnam or 10 miles north of Henry.
Truck and Tractor Pull
The biggest attraction at the fair is the Lucas Oil Truck & Tractor Pull. Two days of professional truck and tractor pulling competitors from all over the United States and Canada. “America’s Pull” offers the largest purse in North America and has been filmed by ESPN and various other channels for televising at later dates. Scheduled during the Marshall-Putnam Fair. Click button to go to website
Henry Public Library
702 Front Street
Henry, Illinois 61537
Phone: (309) 364-2516
Fax: (309) 364-2717