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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CIAO-Central Illinois Artists Organization
Peoria, IL 61602
Contact: Susan (Susie) Galloway
CIAO (Central Illinois Artist Organization) was formed by local artists to improve awareness of local artists and art available in the Peoria Area and to promote CIAO First Fridays Studio Tours (every first friday of the month from 5pm to 9pm) and has grown to include more than 50 artists and two art shows annually. Visit: www.ciaopeoria.com for more information, as well as dates and times of tours and other events.
Jay Goldberg Events and Entertainment
2130 Sunset Drive
Pekin, IL 61554
Contact: Jay Goldberg
Over 38 years experience as Central Illinois leading provider of concerts, festivals, tradeshows and special event services. Entertainment is our specialty. www.jaytv.com
Jay Goldberg -- A Short Recap
Jay Goldberg Events and Entertainment is an event and entertainment company established in 1971 to promote major live music concerts and to produce and develop festivals and corporate events.
Beginning with the early days of rock n’ roll, Jay has had the pleasure of working with many of the top names in the live music industry and have developed strong relationships with all of the major talent agencies. While rock n’ roll has been a strong focus of this company, JG E&E has diversified and now presents many genres of entertainment including:
Country • Comedy • Rock n Roll • Jazz • R&B • Blues • World Beat • Variety
With strong entertainment industry relationships, there is no limit to the size or scope of production that can be produced and presented by Jay Goldberg Events & Entertainment.
With offices based in Central Illinois, Jay Goldberg Events and Entertainment has produced concerts and individual events throughout the Midwest and other markets from Las Vegas in the West to Key Largo, Florida. We have access to all major markets and are able to facilitate any project from start to finish. We are always interested in looking at new entertainers and venues to work with, and are proud to discuss a possible working relationship with you.
Concerts & Events
Jay Goldberg promoted his first concert in 1971. The act was Uriah Heep Live at “The Barn” in Peoria, Illinois. Jay’s son Ian came on board in 1993. Together, there is over 50 years experience in the live entertainment industry. JG E&E have presented in concert over 1,750 acts during this career. A small sampling of the acts worked with include, but is not limited to: Elton John • Harry Conick Jr. • Wallflowers • Genesis • Grateful Dead • Fleetwood Mac • George Winston • Arlo Guthrie • Allman Brothers • Tina Turner • Kenny G • Whitney Houston • John Mellencamp • Diana Ross • KISS • B.B. King • Marshall Tucker Band • Amy Grant • Fiona Apple • Michael Bolton • REO Speedwagon • Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles • Christmas On Ice With Nancy Kerrigan • NBA pre-season Basketball Game • Team USA Olympic Volleyball
All aspects of the live concert & event process are handled by Jay Goldberg Events & Entertainment. From the budget process, talent buying and media promotion, to the technical and site production, our staff and network of professionals offer a one-stop company that is Highly recognized in the industry.
RC Race Management|
4450 N Prospect Rd
Peoria, IL 61611
Contact: Adam White
RC Race Management provides race management consulting and timing services to some of the biggest and most exciting races in Illinois.