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Jul 18, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Chillicothe Chamber of Commerce has a General Meeting every 3rd Wednesday of the month featuring a different speaker each month and at a different location each month. This meeting is open to Chamber members and non members. This is a great way to get out and get informed ab...

Jul 19, 2018 5:00pm - 8:00pm
Summer party on the Washington Square. Food, music and all shops open late. ...

Jul 19, 2018 6:00--8:30 PM
International award winning sleight of hand artist, Mitch Williams brings his mind-blowing tableside close up magic to the unique, authentic 1920's style speakeasy, Tannins and Hops. (You'll need the password to get in: "I hear this plays in Peoria") Thursdays from 6:00--8:3...

Jul 16, 2018 - Jul 20, 2018
Great Lakes National Championships 10u 12u Open 16u B Entry Fee: $575 Format: 5 Game Guarantee 3 Pool / Double Elimination Championships Opening Ceremonies Monday at 6pm at LSSC Stadium Game times Tuesday begin at 9:00am Championship Day on Friday Saturday u...

Jul 20, 2018 4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Open to boys and girls' Ages: 14-17 Fridays 4:30-6:00PM Program Includes: On Course Instruction Driving Range Training aide use aboutGolf Simulators Cost: 1 Session- $10.00 5 Sessions- $40.00 15 Sessions- $100.00...

Jul 13, 2018 - Jul 21, 2018 7:30 pm
The Bridges of Madison County will be presented at Corn Stock Theatre (Iocated in upper Bradley Park) beginning at 7:30 pm through Sunday, July 21. Tickets are $22 for adults & $17 for students through high school and are available at the Corn Stock box office, by calling 30...

Jul 20, 2018 - Jul 21, 2018
This event presented by the Peoria Park District, is a KCBS sanctioned BBQ competition that also features food vendors, a beer garden and top notch entertainment. The event is free to walk around and check out all of the KCBS teams, however if you want a chance to taste awar...

Jul 20, 2018 - Jul 21, 2018
Get ready for the 2018 Tailgate N' Tallboys Music Festival Jon the Peoria Riverfront! This is a three weekend music festival hat will be packed with great music and fun times. Enjoy the music from a number of major performers, including Nelly, Kane Brown, The Charlie Daniel...

Jul 21, 2018 12pm VIP entry 1pm-4pm General Admission Entry
Author book signing and sale. Over 80 romance authors in one room including ​New York Times and USA Today Best sellers. Chat with them, get selfies together, or buy a signed book. All proceeds go to Thistle Farms and The Center for Prevention of Abuse!...

Jul 22, 2018 11am to 1pm or 2pm to 4pm
Masterpiece Painting Classes at the Vineyard Two Classes 11am to 1pm and 2pm to 4pm Art class taught by an Artist from Merlot and a Masterpiece. Doors open one hour before the event at 10am for first session , painting class starts at 11am. Arrival suggested a half h...

Jul 22, 2018 12pm-8pm
On Sunday, July 22, 2018, the Peoria German-American Society will be hosting a Corn Boil at Hickory Grove Park - Free Admission and Parking. This is a family friendly event. The Corn Boil runs from Noon – 7 pm. An $8.00 per person donation includes a pork chop sandwic...

Jul 22, 2018 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Come enjoy a delicious brunch every Sunday! WeaverRidge is open to the public!...

Jun 14, 2018 - Jul 26, 2018 7pm-9pm
Free Live Concerts every Thursday from June 14 - July 26! Hosted by the Morton Fine Arts Association Sponsored by Kuhl Insurance, Morton Community Bank, and the Morton Park District ...

Jul 22, 2018 - Jul 26, 2018
Central Illinois Farm Heritage Tractor Club will have various types of antique tractors on display!...

Jul 26, 2018
All you can eat fresh corn on the cob served with your choice of chicken or hot dog, baked beans, chips and lemonade. ...

Jul 26, 2018 5 p.m.-7 p.m.
Have you been considering adoption but don't know where to start? Please join us for a casual, informational meeting on domestic, international and embryo adoption. FamilyCore is a Hague Accredited agency that has been practicing in adoption for over fifty years and would lo...

Jul 26, 2018 5pm to 8pm
Over 50 Sodas Will Be Available For Tasting And Over 200 Kinds of Sodas To Buy From Inside The Store. Tickets For Sale At The Event Use Them For Tasting Soda's, 16 Flavors of Ice Cream or Hot Dogs Well Now Is The Time To Come Out And Try The Odd, The Best and Even the Dar...

Jul 6, 2018 - Jul 27, 2018 11:30 am Fridays in July
The River City Tour has it all. Hear stories of Peoria's past while viewing stately homes, and a beautiful view of the Illinois River. ...

Jul 23, 2018 - Jul 27, 2018 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Kids will splatter, spray, and smear…and bend, twist, model, and mold…while we learn all about the many ways to paint and sculpt…and leave all of the mess here at the PlayHouse! Our week will include lots of hands-on making, as well as fun off-site visits to places like t...

Jul 27, 2018 11am-8pm
We will kick off Super Cruise Weekend with Bike Night in Downtown Pekin on the 200 block of Court Street. We will have live music, a large variety of food, alcoholic beverages, and the famous bike contest. ...

Jul 27, 2018 7 PM
ShaZam Racing is continuing to make Illinois' favorite cross country style race bigger and better! What makes this race incredibly unique is that it is on one of the most historic cross country courses in the country and it will be lit up like a baseball diamond at night. Th...

Jul 27, 2018 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tazewell County celebrates local businesses and the arts through the Fourth Friday –Tazewell Art Loop initiative, organized by the Morton and Pekin Chambers of Commerce and the Delavan community and sponsored by Unland Companies! Between April and August of 2018 - artists, b...

Jul 7, 2018 - Jul 28, 2018 1:30 pm on Saturdays in July
Learn about Lincoln's many visits to Peoria and the Civil War troops that trained here. See Springdale Cemetery and view the GAR Hall, built in 1909 for a place for Union veterans to meet. ...

Jul 27, 2018 - Jul 28, 2018
The show will run Friday, July 27 from 10am-dark, and then Saturday, July 28 9am-4pm. Food & demonstrations throughout both days....

Jul 28, 2018 12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Five Points Summer Jam benefitting St. Jude Runs July 28th, Noon to 11pm $20 Advanced Ticket or $25 at the Gate (Kids up through 8th grade are free with an adult.) Enjoy our outdoor musicfest benefitting St. Jude Runs 4 bands, VIP Tent, Party Pit, Beer Trucks and Food...

Jul 28, 2018 9am-2pm
Kids’ Day is a family friendly event that starts with a 100m Kids' Dash, and ends with inflatable bouncers, face painting, Unique Twist, snow cones, dunk tank, informational booths, live entertainment, and so much more. Join us on July 28th as we celebrate the end of summer ...

Jul 28, 2018 7-11pm
Bubblegum Jack is back at the vineyard and we couldn’t be more excited. If you know Bubblegum Jack no further explanation of how terrific this concert will be is necessary, if you haven’t seen them this is a chance to become a fan. The guys are here to share their talents an...

Jul 28, 2018 10:00-11:30 A.M.
Breakfast at the Ballet is an opportunity to see the new home of the Central Illinois Ballet and the Cornerstone Academy. Noonday Collection ambassador, Andrea Molina, will be at the event to share stories, jewelry, and accessories from fair trade artisans located in 13 diff...

Jul 28, 2018 5:00 PM - 11:30 PM
The Peoria Park District is proud to host the 2018 Fiesta en el Rio on the Peoria RiverFront! This fiesta features authentic Latin American and Hispanic food, drink, music and much more. Bring the whole family down and let the ninos play in our children's area open from 5pm-...

Jul 22, 2018 - Jul 29, 2018 Sunday 8:00AM-6:00PM Monday-Thursday & Saturday 8:00PM-8:00PM Friday 6:00PM-8:00PM Sunday 8:00AM-6PM
PGF Regional Championships 12u 14u 16u 18u ................................................ Event Hashtag: #PGFRC Format: 5 Game Guarantee 3 Pool / 2 Game Bracket Game Times: 12u – July 22nd – July 24th 14u – July 26th – July 29th 16u – July 26th – July 29...

Jul 29, 2018 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Come enjoy a delicious brunch every Sunday! WeaverRidge is open to the public!...

Aug 3, 2018 8-11pm
Whatever you think a country band is…forget it! Brushville isn’t a typical stand-behind-the-mic and sing band. They are a young and ENERGETIC band that plays upbeat, ROCKIN’ country a la Jason Aldean and Bon Jovi!! That’s right, rockin’ country mixed with upbeat rock. Their ...

Aug 4, 2018 7-11pm
Highway J is a band which strives for one thing: to play the music that they have poured their heart and soul into creating for as many people as they can…and have fun doing so. Highway J’s members aim to blend all of the subtle intricacies in the vast array of musical styl...

Aug 4, 2018
The Peoria Park District and the Indo-American Society are proud to present India Fest at The CEFCU Center Stage. Join us for live music, authentic Indian cuisine, traditional Indian dancing and much more. ...

Aug 4, 2018 9 AM - 2 PM
The Children's Organ Transplant Association (COTA), is hosting a Family Fun Run/Walk at Donovan Park on August 4th to raise money for COTA in honor of Ezekiel Bell. Zeke is a 16 month old local Peorian who is in need of a life-saving kidney transplant. Come join us for a f...

Aug 4, 2018 2:00pm - 8:00pm
Spend an afternoon with Music performances by Cadillac Jack, Joe Metzka St Louis Blues Band, Captain Quirk Rock Band and the IVC Marching Grey Ghost with music for the 2018 season. Also available food, vendors, silent auctions and raffle. Bring a lawn chair to enjoy this f...

Aug 4, 2018 8:00 PM
Band of Horses with Bonny Doon...

Aug 1, 2018 - Aug 5, 2018 7:30 pm - August 1, 2, 3 & 4; 2:00 pm - August 4 & 5
Experience the friendships, romances and adventures of a group of high school kids in the 1950s. Sandy, Danny, Rizzo, Kenickie and the rest of the T-Birds and Pink Ladies are here in one of the most popular musicals of our time. Welcome to the singing and dancing world of Gr...

Aug 5, 2018 12pm-8pm
On Sunday, August 5th, 2018, Harmonie will be hosting their annual Bratfest at Hickory Grove Park from noon to 8 pm – Free Admission and Parking. The Bratfest is a traditional German Picnic . Family friendly event. In conjunction with the Bratfest an import and craf...

Aug 5, 2018 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Come enjoy a delicious brunch every Sunday! WeaverRidge is open to the public!...

Aug 7, 2018 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Washington Christian Village Morning Movie Series Mary Poppins, starring Julie Andrews August 7th at 10am Trivia 15 minutes before the movie! Prize and gift basket giveaways...brought to you by Washington Christian Village OPEN TO THE PUBLIC! Pay at the Caterpillar...

Aug 7, 2018 10am
MARY POPPINS, Washington Christian Village Morning Movie Series Mary Poppins, starring Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke Tickets at the door! $2 or Free for age 62+ Trivia 15 minutes prior to start! Prizes and giveaways. Concessions available for additional cost. ...

Aug 3, 2018 - Aug 11, 2018 7:30 pm
Disney's Newsies will be presented at Corn Stock Theatre (Iocated in upper Bradley Park) beginning at 7:30 pm through Sunday, August 11. Tickets are $22 for adults & $17 for students through high school and are available at the Corn Stock box office, by calling 309-676-2196 ...

Aug 10, 2018 - Aug 11, 2018
The public is invited to have a piece of art from their fine art collections valuated by Brett Maly, star of the History Channel’s PAWN STARS and owner of Art encounter Gallery in Las Vegas. The Peoria Collects event provides two opportunities to have art work valuated. ...

Aug 11, 2018
The 16th Annual Havana Car Show brings a wide variety of cars to Havana's riverfront. Please join us for in a unique setting to showcase beautiful area cars. Food, games and vendors of various kinds will be available....

Aug 11, 2018 9:00am -5:00pm
Join us for the 2018 Oz Festival Illinois at Butler Haynes Park in Mapleton, Illinois, for a day filled with magic and fun and excitement, oh my! Take your very own journey down the fabled Yellow Brick Road in our Oz Children's Garden. Along they way you'll have chances to...

Aug 11, 2018 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
Come join the nonprofit CILF and the historic Greenhut Memorial GAR Hallfor their fundraiser on Saturday August 11th at 8am for the 3rd Original Whiskey Baron Run and Walk. Support Peoria history and historic preservation❤...

Aug 11, 2018 8:00am - 3:00pm?
Car show featuring the Pontiac Fiero ...

Aug 12, 2018 Noon - 5pm (note the change in hours)
The Italian-American Society of Peoria will host its 89th annual Summer Festa Picnic as our fund-raiser for the scholarship programs. There will be Italian meals by Barrack's, drinks, gift booths, LIVE Italian music by Vince Amore and Jack Miuccio, children's activities, ...

Aug 12, 2018 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Come enjoy a delicious brunch every Sunday! WeaverRidge is open to the public!...

Aug 15, 2018 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Chillicothe Chamber of Commerce has a General Meeting every 3rd Wednesday of the month featuring a different speaker each month and at a different location each month. This meeting is open to Chamber members and non members. This is a great way to get out and get informed ab...

Aug 17, 2018 - Aug 18, 2018
Jay Goldberg Events and Entertainment is proud to present the 24th Annual Grand Nationals Weekend Celebration August 17th & 18th, 2018 at the Peoria Riverfront! Join the thousands that hop on motorcycles and celebrate downstate Illinois’ Largest Motorcycle Celebration! Th...

Apr 27, 2018 - Aug 24, 2018 5:00 - 8:00 pm
Tazewell County celebrates local businesses and the arts through the Fourth Friday –Tazewell Art Loop initiative, sponsored by the Morton and Pekin Chambers of Commerce and the Delavan community! Between April and August of 2018 - artists, businesses and organizations will p...

May 17, 2018 - Aug 30, 2018 5:30 PM Every Thursday May-August
Art Walk to learn about our Bruce White Sculptures...

Jun 28, 2018 - Aug 30, 2018
Held the last Thursday of each month in June, July & August. Different theme for each month....

May 26, 2018 - Sep 1, 2018 Saturday Mornings 8-12
Come Check Out Our Market Specials At The Peoria River Front Farmer's Market Saturday Morning 8:00 - 12:00 We will be at the Liberty & Water Street Entrance South of the Blue Duck Restaurant. Beef - Pork - Chicken - Turkey (we will have a large inventory available in o...

Jul 3, 2018 - Sep 25, 2018 4pm-7pm
Fresh Vegetables, Fresh Fruits, Fresh Flowers N More in Downtown Morton! Village of Morton parking lot located on Jefferson Street across from Jefferson Grade School If you are interested in participating as a vendor, please send an e-mail to morton.mta@gmail.com ...

May 19, 2018 - Sep 29, 2018 8 am - Noon
Open every Saturday morning 8 am - Noon, mid-May through September. Peoria's outdoor farmers' and artists' market featuring local produce, meats, eggs, cheeses, baked goods and more! Local art, live music and demonstrations each week. ...

May 1, 2018 - Sep 30, 2018
During their 2018 season, World On Wheels Segway Tours and Bike Rides will be celebrating the fact that they have been conducting Segway tours in the Peoria area for the past 10 years. Help us celebrate by scheduling your Segway tour with World On Wheels today. Tour Hour...

May 30, 2018 - Oct 17, 2018 11 AM to 2 PM
Visitors and residents can expect a wide selection of traditional fresh fruits and vegetables, flowers, and handmade goods available for purchase. The market will feature live music, food trucks, and a rotation of special guests each week throughout the summer every Wednesd...

Jun 9, 2018 - Oct 31, 2018 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
During the Great War, over 50 Bishop Hill men served their nation in various military branches. This display, created by the Bishop Hill Heritage Association, tells the story of the War to End all Wars through the eyes of these Bishop Hill soldiers by the use of artifacts, ...

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