Waukegan has played an important role in the history of the motion picture industry. On this tour, sites related to the making of movies, theaters, local actors, and of course Jack Benny will be featured.
The tour starts at the Visual Arts Center-533 Grand Avenue in Powell Park. The tour lasts approximately 1.5 hours and will include nearly 2 miles of walking.
Please pre-register for walking tours at waukeganparks.org, call the Jack Benny Center for the Arts at 847-360-4740 or visit the Jack Benny Center (39 Jack Benny Drive in Bowen Park).