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Jan 18, 2017 TBA
Come see the Bradley Braves take on the ISU Redbirds !...

Jan 18, 2017 - Jan 19, 2017 7:30pm each night
This lush production features an incredible orchestra, jaw-dropping transformations and all the moments you love—the pumpkin, the glass slipper, the masked ball and more—plus some surprising new twists! Be transported back to your childhood as you rediscover some of Rodgers ...

Jan 20, 2017 - Jan 21, 2017 7:00 pm
The Peoria Rivermen will take on the Columbus Cottonmouths at the Peoria Civic Center Arena beginning at 7 pm. Tickets are $18 and $21 for lower bowl tickets and $11 and $13 for upper bowl tickets in advance or $1 more the day of the game and are on sale now at the Peoria Ci...

Jan 21, 2017 1:00-2:00pm
Listen to Native American flute music, or try your hand at playing this beautiful wooden instrument. All levels are welcome, and the circle is open to the public. No previous musical experience is necessary. Randy Starnes, a local flute maker, is the leader of the group and ...

Jan 21, 2017 1-3pm
Learn to make life-size puppets out of a variety of new and recycled materials! Kid Workshops are offered on select Saturday afternoons to give children ages 8-14 opportunities to use tools, experiment with different types of making, and think creatively. Register at 309-323...

Jan 21, 2017 11:00am
Cork & Canvas January 21, 2017 11:00am $35.00 Per Person Ticket Prices Includes; Art Supplies & Lesson, Light Appetizers, Three Wine Tastings, and Take Home Logo Glass Reservations online (shop.kickapoocreekwinery.com) or by calling 309-495...

Jan 20, 2017 - Jan 22, 2017 7:30 pm
Corn Stock Theatre Winter Playhouse presents An Evening of One Acts at the Corn Stock Theatre Center (located at 1700 N Park Rd. in Peoria) at 7:30 pm. An Evening of One Acts includes Wildwood Park, The Feast, and Bea, Frank, Richie and Joan. Ticket are $12 for adults and $8...

Jan 22, 2017 3:00pm
A family friendly celebration of the life of George Gershwin. ...

Jan 22, 2017 3PM
A family friendly celebration of the life of George Gershwin....

Jan 23, 2017 See Website for more details
Masterpiece Mondays will be held in the Pekin High School Art Room (located at 1903 Court St, Pekin) from 4 - 5:30 pm. Classes are for ages 6 - 18. There is an $89 fee which covers most materials, and $99 if registered less than 7 days prior to start date. Non-residents must...

Jan 27, 2017 8pm
99.9 WWCT & Limelight Eventplex Presents: Blackberry Smoke-Like An Arrow Tour Friday Jan 27, 2017 Doors: 6:00 PM Show: 8:00 PM All Ages $28 - $65...

Jan 27, 2017 7:00pm
Adults age 21+, it’s your turn to play! HopScotch will include favorite local restaurants and breweries as they feature signature whiskey cocktails, locally crafted brews, live music, and fun hands-on activities. Tickets are $55/person. Or, come an hour early at 6:00pm for V...

Jan 27, 2017 6:00pm
The Mystery Shop will be back at Kickapoo Creek Winery on January 27, 2017 for their interactive murder mystery dinner theatre. "Chained Melody" January 27, 2017 6:00pm-9:00pm $40.00 Per Person Ticket price includes; Gourmet Dinner Buffet with Dessert and int...

Jan 28, 2017 10AM-6PM
Warm up in the frigid January temperatures at the Family Core's 17th annual Frosty 5K and Dog Walk! Talk part in the 5K or a walk. Money raised will go to Family Core! Register at register.chronotrack.com/r/26112. All participants registered prior to January 16 will get a...

Jan 28, 2017 9:30am
Watch the wonderful world of nature unfold on this naturalist-guided tour. Explore animal tracks and learn how animals cope with the season. Dress warm! Another tour will take place on January 28. ...

Jan 29, 2017 TBA
Come see the Bradley Braves take on the Wichita State Shockers !...

Jan 29, 2017 1:30-2:00pm
Feel the smooth scales of a snake slide through your hand and see a turtle up close and personal. This short program will give you a new respect for some animals who definitely don’t fit into the cute, furry, cuddly mold, but are nonetheless some of nature’s greatest creatur...

Feb 2, 2017 5:00pm-8:00pm
Join us the first Thursday of every month. Live Music...$5 Hors D' Oeuvres & Wine Tastings Beer & Wine Available Live Music by Tanner Picton *live music starts at 5:15 ***Free admission***...

Feb 2, 2017 4:30PM-6:30PM
Join the Morton Chamber of Commerce for a casual, fun evening of hors d'oeuvres, networking, and entertainment. Find out the theme of the 2017 Pumpkin Festival! The Distinguished Service Award Recipient and the Chamber Volunteer of the Year will also be announced. Esta...

Feb 3, 2017 4:30PM-7:30PM
Join us on the First Friday of each month for a different, 60 minute or less, beginner level jewelry making project. The instruction is free! Students only pay for the price of the kit....

Feb 3, 2017
On the First Friday of every month, from 5pm to 9pm, join us for an intimate look at studios, galleries and arts organizations.  Meet artists, musicians, neighbors and collectors.  The tour includes twelve locations and spans a breadth of artistic media.  ...

Feb 3, 2017 - Feb 4, 2017 February 3, 4, 9, 10 & 11 (7:30 pm), February 5 & 12 (2:00 pm)
“Be careful what you wish for” seems to be the ongoing theme in this Brothers Grimm inspired musical. James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim take everyone’s favorite storybook characters and bring them together for a timeless yet relevant piece and rare modern classic. What begin...

Feb 3, 2017 - Feb 4, 2017 7:00 pm
The Peoria Rivermen will take on the Mississippi Riverkings at the Peoria Civic Center Arena beginning at 7 pm. Tickets are $18 and $21 for lower bowl tickets and $11 and $13 for upper bowl tickets in advance or $1 more the day of the game and are on sale now at the Peoria C...

Feb 4, 2017 TBA
Come see the Bradley Braves take on the Drake Bulldogs !...

Feb 5, 2017 February 3, 4, 9, 10 & 11 (7:30 pm), February 5 & 12 (2:00 pm)
“Be careful what you wish for” seems to be the ongoing theme in this Brothers Grimm inspired musical. James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim take everyone’s favorite storybook characters and bring them together for a timeless yet relevant piece and rare modern classic. What begin...

Feb 5, 2017 12:00-5:00pm
Peoria PlayHouse will celebrate the cultural traditions of Lunar New Year and various Asian American communities in Peoria. Activities include adding dreams to the 2017 wishing tree, sampling Chinese New Year treats and learning about Lunar New Year celebrations throughout A...

Feb 7, 2017 6pm
Hike into the realm of nocturnal critters. Learn the natural history of our native owls. Practice your owl calls and have a chance to “give a hoot.” Dress warm! For ages 5+ ...

Feb 7, 2017 6:30-8:00pm
Proctor’s Annual Black History Program will reflect on the history of dance. Travel back in time and learn different genres of dances and how it can used as a method of healing, a way to express ourselves, or even used as exercise. A light meal will be provided....

Feb 8, 2017 TBA
Come see the Bradley Braves take on the Indiana State Sycamores !...

Feb 9, 2017 7:30pm
XiiR (Xtreme International Ice Racing) is a motorcycle racing tour...ON ICE! Man and machine going from 0-60mph in under 3 seconds riding Speedway bikes and quads that are modified to compete on an indoor ice arena. There are over 2000 metal studs added to the tires and ther...

Feb 9, 2017 6:00pm
Since its formation by NewSong in 1995, The Winter Jam Tour Spectacular has featured many of the top names in Christian music, including TobyMac, Third Day, Newsboys, Steven Curtis Chapman, Lecrae, Skillet, and more! The tour has outpaced any other tour's attendance for the ...

Feb 9, 2017 - Feb 11, 2017 February 3, 4, 9, 10 & 11 (7:30 pm), February 5 & 12 (2:00 pm)
“Be careful what you wish for” seems to be the ongoing theme in this Brothers Grimm inspired musical. James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim take everyone’s favorite storybook characters and bring them together for a timeless yet relevant piece and rare modern classic. What begin...

Feb 11, 2017
Limelight Eventplex Presents:: Old Dominion Meat and Candy Tour Sat, February 11, 2017 Doors: 7:00 PM / Show: 8:00 PM Limelight Eventplex Peoria, IL $20 - $40...

Feb 11, 2017 6:00pm-9:30pm
Felix & Fingers are back for our Valentines Day Dinner Spectacular! Join us February 11, 2017 at 6:00pm for a love inspired Dueling Pianos Show. February 11, 2017 6:00pm Price: $50.00 Ticket Price Includes; A Full Service Gourmet Dinner with Dessert, A Rose...

Feb 11, 2017 8PM
Two-time Grammy award winner, Broadway and opera star vocalist, Sylvia McNair, teams up with renowned pianist Kevin Cole and the PSO for an American Songbook featuring Gershwin, Porter, Bernstein, and Sondheim....

Feb 10, 2017 - Feb 12, 2017 7:00PM
Don’t miss the Conklin Players’ leading musical theatre couple in this touching and humorous musical about love and family life from the wedding day through fifty years! By Tom Jones & Harvey Schmidt Ticket Prices : Show Only Adult: $25 Students: $8 (Through Coll...

Feb 12, 2017 February 3, 4, 9, 10 & 11 (7:30 pm), February 5 & 12 (2:00 pm)
“Be careful what you wish for” seems to be the ongoing theme in this Brothers Grimm inspired musical. James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim take everyone’s favorite storybook characters and bring them together for a timeless yet relevant piece and rare modern classic. What begin...

Feb 12, 2017 3:00PM
Don’t miss the Conklin Players’ leading musical theatre couple in this touching and humorous musical about love and family life from the wedding day through fifty years! By Tom Jones & Harvey Schmidt Ticket Prices : Show Only Adult: $25 Students: $8 (Through Coll...

Feb 14, 2017 6PM-8PM
Couples paint two canvases that create one painting when hung together. Also included is a wooden photo frame to paint also. $75 per couple. Register online to secure your seats....

Feb 15, 2017 - Feb 18, 2017 Buffet at 6:00 pm, Show at 7:30 pm
Four Performances of the world's longest running Off-Broadway musical, "The Fantastics". Buffet & Show $35. Doors open at 6:00 p.m. Show starts at 7:30 p.m....

Feb 15, 2017 - Feb 18, 2017 Doors open at 6:00 pm for Buffet. Show at 7:30 p.m.
"The Fantastics" Dinner Theater. Show and Buffet at Metamora Fields Golf Club. 4 Performances starting Wednesday, February 15th thru Saturday, February 18th. $35 per ticket. The world's longest running off-Broadway show. ...

Feb 17, 2017 - Feb 18, 2017 7:00 pm
The Peoria Rivermen will take on the Knoxville Ice Bears at the Peoria Civic Center Arena beginning at 7 pm. Tickets are $18 and $21 for lower bowl tickets and $11 and $13 for upper bowl tickets in advance or $1 more the day of the game and are on sale now at the Peoria Civi...

Nov 12, 2016 - Mar 12, 2017
On April 15, 1912, RMS Titanic, the world’s largest ship at the time, sank off the coasts of Newfoundland and Nova Scotia on its maiden voyage from Southampton, Great Britain to New York City after colliding with an iceberg. The tragedy claimed more than 1500 lives and alter...

Dec 8, 2016 - May 31, 2017
It Plays in Peoria: Caterpillar Employee Mixed Chorus Exhibit Monday-Saturday, January through May See costumes, playbills and vintage videos celebrating 75 years of performance excellence by the Caterpillar Employees Mixed Chorus....

Nov 2, 2016 - Dec 27, 2017 8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.
1 Million Cups, a program created by Kauffman Labs for Enterprise Creation to engage, educate and connect entrepreneurs. Our All-America City location is the 18th nationwide - to host the weekly gathering that is building startup communities over cups of coffee and conversa...

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