Peoria and surrounding communities are rich with loyal businesses - many PACVB members - striving to make your event successful by welcoming your incoming guests and providing the services needed along the way. From florists and caterers to sound and video professionals, printers, car rentals and more, our service managers can connect you to the appropriate professionals you need. No problem! Click below to view a current listing of members from our Business Directory.
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4921 Glen Park Place
Peoria, IL 61614
Contact: Steve Lohmeier
Our professional staff strives to establish long-term relationships with our clients. We try to earn those by adding value to the insurance buying process.
Gateway Building, The
200 NE Water St.
Peoria, IL 61602
Fax: (309) 689-3349
Contact: Kellie Heinz
This beautiful building was designed and created to be the focal point of Peoria's Riverfront. The Gateway is conveniently located downtown just one block from Interstate 74 and is within walking distance of hotels, major businesses, and many restaurants. The Riverfront provides a spectacular backdrop with its stunning views and the vibrant nightlife offers a unique and festive atmosphere. This is an affordable, convenient site for any meeting, banquet, weddings or conference occasion. With the comfort and versatility the Gateway offers, you will want to make this the new home for your annual banquets and weekly meetings.
General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport
6100 W. Dirksen Pkwy.
Peoria, IL 61607
Fax: (309) 697-8132
The General Wayne A. Downing Peoria International Airport currently provides service to nine destinations on five airlines (American Eagle to Chicago and Dallas/Ft. Worth, Delta/ASA to Atlanta, Northwest Airlink to Minneapolis and Detroit, United Express to Chicago and Denver and Allegiant Air to Las Vegas, Tampa/St. Pete and Phoenix/Mesa). Air Freight service is provided by FedEx and UPS serving Central Illinois with daily flights to major freight hubs.
Coming in 2010 a brand new, state-of-the-art, $65 million passenger terminal facility!
George L. Luthy Memorial Botanical Garden
2520 N. Prospect Rd.
Peoria, IL 61603
Fax: (309) 685-6240
This beautiful spot includes 5 acres of landscaped gardens including the Woodland Garden, Children's Garden, Herb Garden and others. Tropical conservatory is open year-round. Hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.Tuesday through Saturday and Noon to 5 p.m. on Sunday. Outdoor Garden open 8:30 a.m. to dusk year-round. Closed Mondays.
German-American Central Society
7601 N. Harker Dr.
Peoria, IL 61615
Fax: (309) 266-8662
Contact: Jeffrey Pulfer
A not-for-profit corporation founded to promote German culture in the Peoria Area through song, sport, food, drink and good fellowship. The Society sponsors Oktoberfest on the Riverfront in September, as well as Sommerfest, Volksfest, Bratfest and Schlachtfest at Hickory Grove Park in the summer months. For more information visit www.peoriagermans.net
Maifest– Sunday, May 1 The Lindenhof in Peoria
Sommerfest– Sunday, June 12 Hickory Grove, Dunlap, IL
Volksfest– Sunday, July 10 Hickory Grove, Dunlap, IL
Bratfest– Sunday, August 7 Hickory Grove, Dunlap, IL
Oktoberfest– Sept. 16/17/18 Peoria RiverFront
Schlachtfest– Sunday, Oct. 2 Hickory Grove, Dunlap, IL
Ginoli & Co. Ltd.
7625 N University ST
Peoria, IL 61614-8303
Fax: (309) 671-5459
Contact: Orville Frank
Certified Public Accountants.
Golf Learning Center and Academy
7815 N. Radnor Road
Peoria, IL 61615
Contact: Bill Woolard
Peoria Park District’s all weather heated and lighted driving range recreates golf course hole layouts. Indoor and outdoor practice greens, indoor hitting stations and a 9-hole pitch and putt course.
504 S. Main St.
Princeton, IL 61356
Contact: Ilene Wright
Goodscents offer DESIGNER INSPIRED RECREATIONS of your favorite scents. Every Perfume, Cologne, and Bath and Body Product at Good Scents Limited is blended by hand using all natural oils. Your products are custom made at the time of your order, so you can be sure they are of the highest quality.
Grand Hotel and Conference Center|
4400 N. Brandywine Dr.
Peoria, IL 61614
Contact: Kathi Williams
A 240-room, full service, holidome style hotel that features poolside rooms and a complimentary hot breakfast buffet, over 7,000 square feet of meeting space, open parking, easy access off I-74, and The Peppertree Restaurant and Lounge.
Granite City Food & Brewery
230 Conference Center Drive
East Peoria, IL 61611
Contact: Liza Russell
Granite City Food & Brewery is a casual dining restaurant with an on-site brewery. We offer a broad menu of items that are prepared and served in generous portions at reasonable prices. Our handcrafted beers are moderately priced and offer unique styles and flavors not typically produced by major breweries.
Great Rivers Country Regional Tourism Development Office
581 S. Deere Rd.
Macomb, IL 61455
Fax: (309) 833-4754
Contact: Roger Carmack
Organization of Convention and Visitor Bureaus, accommodations, attractions, dining facilities, and event organizers interested in cultivating a better understanding of the economic and social value of tourism in Western Illinois.
Greater Peoria Contractors & Suppliers Association
1811 W. Altorfer Dr.
Peoria, IL 61615
Contact: Nancy Crain-Brown
Construction trade association providing construction industry services (labor relations, education & training, safety, management programs, and other meetings) for contractors and other construction related businesses.
Green View Nursery, Inc.
2700 W. Cedar Hills Drive
Dunlap, IL 61525
Enjoy the ever-changing beauty of nature and discover Green View Nursery. Green View is a family-owned business that offers a full service garden center and a gift show. Expert horticulturists and extensive irrigation and fertilization practices allow Green View to produce what we feel is some of Illinois' finest nursery stock: the Green View Grown® Brand
Gregg Florist, Inc.
1015 E. War Memorial Dr.
Peoria Heights, IL 61616
Contact: Daniel Callahan
Complete floral design services, interesting gifts plus fine silk flowers and plants. We also specialize in accessories for home interiors.
Gwynn Aquatic Center
809 W. John Gwynn Jr. Avenue
Peoria, IL 61602
This is an outdoor facility that includes a zero depth pool with play equipment, water slide, diving well and wet sand play area. Children seven years and under must be accompanied by an adult 17 years or older.