The Launching Pad Drive-In

810 E. Baltimore Street Wilmington, IL 60481

The Launching Pad Restaurant on Route 66 is most known for the 30-foot tall spaceman, The Gemini Giant, that stands outside of it. The Launching Pad serves a great Route 66 inspired menu featuring ranging from the always popular hotdog to healthy options like gluten free pizza. Make sure to say hello to Holly or Tully!

Wilmingtonā€™s Gemini Giant Stands Tall in the History of Route 66

Scenes from Around the Corridor