Route 66 Association of Illinois
Where The Road Begins
Where the Road Begins
Start Your Journey
To Preserve, Educate, Promote and Enjoy Route 66 in Illinois.
The valued members of our association help support our efforts. We welcome you to join us in this noble cause.
A nostalgic trip through Americana
Discover the places and attractions that manifest the charm, appeal and nostalgia of classic Americana along Route 66 in Illinois.
Learn when and where you can find exciting events and participate in volunteer opportunities along Illinois’ Route 66.
Locate destinations along our slice of the Mother Road, then plan and head out on your fun-filled Route 66 journey!
Our “home base” in Pontiac, Illinois. Visit to experience thousands of Route 66 artifacts and memorabilia galore! Admission is FREE!
We recognize individuals and places that have made a special mark on Route 66 throughout her history. See our complete list of honorees.
These are the folks who’ve been elected to make our Association run. They keep their eyes and ears open for issues and events happening along Illinois Route 66.
Stay up to date with what’s happening on Route 66 in Illinois.
Preservation is one of our core missions. With our motto of ‘we work for food’ our members paint, build, repair, clean, and fight to preserve all that is Route 66.