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May 29, 2017 10:30am
Join Peoria in honoring its veterans by coming to the RiverFront. This Memorial Day remembrance service will be held in Marshall Plaza (under the Gateway Building) and will pay tribute to all of the men and women who fought for America’s freedom. ...

May 30, 2017 2:00 pm
Grab your garden gloves and a magnifying glass, and explore the fascinating life of a seed! Junior gardeners will love learning about what seeds need to sprout, watching roots, stems, and leaves grow, and investigating the role of helpful garden insects! We’ll make our disco...

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....

May 31, 2017 8 - 11 pm
Unplugged in the Heights will take place at Pour Bros. Craft Taproom (located at 4450 N Prospect Rd. in Peoria Heights) every Wednesday from 8 - 11 pm. Featuring local singer/songwriters, vocalists, acoustic soloists and small ensembles, brass soloists, woodwind and string s...

May 30, 2017 - Jun 1, 2017 7:00 pm
Peoria Chiefs vs.Wisconsin at Dozer Park. ...

Jun 1, 2017 5 to 7:30pm
June 1, 2017 Morton Downtown Dining Stroll -5 to 7:30pm Join your friends and Neighbors in downtown Morton to sample delicious creations from local Morton Restaurants, live music, and beer garden behind Season’s Gastropub. www.mortonmagnet.com ...

Jun 2, 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....

Jun 2, 2017 6:30pm gates open; 7:30-10:30pm show
Having opened for Jimmy Buffet, The Beach Boys, and Little Feat, the Boat Drunks will transport you from the Peoria RiverFront to a white sand beach with their tangy, tropical rock & roll. Covering songs from Buffett, The Beatles, The Eagles, REO Speedwagon and many more whi...

May 31, 2017 - Jun 3, 2017 All Day
An annual tradition in Washington, Good Neighbor Days has competition, fun, food, games and tons of entertainment....

Jun 2, 2017 - Jun 3, 2017 See Website for more details
IHSA Baseball State Finals will take place on June 2 - 3 at Dozer Park. ...

Jun 2, 2017 - Jun 3, 2017 All Day
IHSA Softball State Finals will take place at Eastside Center on June 2- 3rd for A-AA, and June 9-10 for 3A4A. ...

Jun 3, 2017 2-4pm
Using a combination of new and recycled materials and basic circuitry, create a solar vehicle and make it move by channeling the power of the sun! Family Workshops at Peoria PlayHouse engage children and their grown-ups in exploration and hands-on making. Register at 309-323...

Jun 3, 2017 1:00pm
Discover the world of Ruby-throated Hummingbirds and ways to make your yard a haven for them this summer. Then, take a short hike into hummingbird territory and view First Flight: A Mother Hummingbird's Story at 2:00pm....

Jun 3, 2017 9:00-10:00am
Enjoy a yoga workout while being in nature. Class takes place In Peoria-area parks, so participants can take in the sights and sounds of nature. Check other Saturday dates to see where the next Yoga in the Park will be! ...

Jun 3, 2017 1 to 5 p.m.
The third annual Peoria Zero K race is on Saturday, June 3, 2017, from 1 to 5 p.m. at Junction City, Peoria, IL. This ultra short ‘race’ includes an afternoon party with food, refreshments, auction, and live music by Dexter O’Neal and Funkyard. The Peoria Zero K race is a fu...

Jun 3, 2017 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
This is our 2nd Annual Hooked on Easter Seals Fishing Derby for Easter Seals. The cost is: $10.00 for adults $ 5.00 for children ages 3-7 $25.00 for family...

Jun 3, 2017 6:30 PM
2nd Annual Prime Rib Dinner & Silent Auction. Includes Appetizers, salad, prime rib, spanakopita, potato, vegetable, dessert, iced tea, lemonade, coffee. BYOB. $45 donation. Seating at 6:00 PM, dinner at 6:30 PM...

Jun 3, 2017 10 am
Love succulents? We do! It’s no wonder succulents continue to gain in popularity. Their varied colors and textures, unique shapes, and ease of care make them the perfect plants to add interest to any indoor or outdoor space. Come learn about these fun plants while we demonst...

Jun 3, 2017 8PM
Joyful music of Bach, Handel, and Vivaldi begins the PSO's 120th anniversary festivities....

Jun 3, 2017 7:30pm gates open; show is 8:30-11:30
The name says it all: The Dave Matthews Tribute Band. Many go to their live shows with reservations, high expectations, and the burning question, “Do these guys sound like the real Dave Matthews Band?” Almost always, the answer is “yes!” What separates this band from others ...

Jun 3, 2017 June 3 at 2 p.m.
Singer/songwriter Bucky Halker will be performing a concert featuring the songs of Joe Hill, Saturday, June 3 at 2 p.m. at the Steeple Building Museum, Bishop Hill, Illinois.This free musical performance is open to the public and sponsored by the BHHA, with financial support...

Jun 3, 2017 7-11PM
Join Mackinaw Valley Vineyard for the West McQueen band at the vineyard, for an amazing time of great musical entertainment and just plain fun. Playing high energy dance music from the 50’s through today the West McQueen band (named after a street in Peoria) will get you on ...

Jun 3, 2017 - Jun 4, 2017 June 3: 10am-4pm; June 4: 10am-3pm
Relive the desperate battles of World War II. Allied and Axis troops will present authentic displays of equipment, weapons, tanks, and vehicles. Public battles each day will feature clashes between opposing sides in the war. See www.centralilww2.com....

Jun 3, 2017 - Jun 4, 2017
Canton Main Street will host the fifth annual Art on Main Fine Arts Festival on June 3-4, 2017 in Jones Park in downtown Canton. The event has grown from 21 exhibitors in 2013 to over 30 expected in the park this year, with as many as 3,000 visitors expected over the two-day...

Jun 4, 2017 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Juniors will explore the museum learning garden and learn about the biology that surrounds us. The Scouts will make their potted plants to take home. There will be a snack break. Scouts are welcome to bring a snack or money for the concession stand. While this workshop is i...

Jun 5, 2017 8:00pm; movie at dusk
Enjoy the movie, “Zootopia,” under the stars at Glen Oak Amphitheatre! Gates open at 8:00pm; the movie starts at dusk. Family Flicks are shown on Mondays in June and July. $.50/person...

Jun 7, 2017 12:00 - 1:00
First Wednesday of every month, 12-1 pm Dome Planetarium Stressed at work? Need a break from your hectic day? Come to Dome Planetarium and calm down. Enjoy a short star talk, then let your tension float away under starry skies with soothing background music. First Wedn...

Jun 6, 2017 - Jun 8, 2017 7:00 pm
Peoria Chiefs vs.Kane County at Dozer Park. ...

Jun 8, 2017 11am-2pm
Come to the Zoo to learn how important the ocean and waterways are to our world and what we can do to help....

Jun 8, 2017 7:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Help kick off the 29th annual Duck Race benefiting The Center for Prevention of Abuse on June 8. Festivities begin at 7:00 pm outside Kelleher's Irish Pub & Eatery on Water Street. Kelleher’s will close down the block and set up an outdoor bar and guests can begin purchasing...

Jun 9, 2017 6PM-10PM
Join us for a Night of Hope in the fight against cancer. All proceeds benefit the mission of the American Cancer Society. There will be food, entertainment, activities & more! We aim to bring together the largest group of cancer survivors in the area. Everyone is invited to ...

Jun 9, 2017 9:00pm
Stroll down a moonlit trail with a naturalist while learning some interesting moon facts. This will be roughly a one-mile hike over some slightly uneven terrain. Additional Strolls will be July 8 and August 7....

Jun 9, 2017 - Jun 10, 2017 All Day
IHSA Softball State Finals will take place at Eastside Center on June 2- 3rd for A-AA, and June 9-10 for 3A4A. ...

Jun 10, 2017
On Saturday, June 10th, author John Butte will present a program about his book, Darlene's Silver Streak and the Bradford Model T Girls, with a book signing later. The book is about the travels of the Gypsy Coeds in their Model T, The Silver Streak Model T automobile used b...

Jun 10, 2017 7:30-8:30am
The early bird may get the worm, but the early rising bird watcher gets to see the best assortment of the Nature Center’s feathered friends! Please bring your own binoculars (we have a few pairs to lend out). All levels of experience are welcome. Look for more Saturday morni...

Jun 10, 2017 12pm-8pm
Celebrate the beginning of Summer German-style the Sport Verein’s annual Sommerfest at Hickory Grove Park. Rock, blues and pop music is featured this day along with Bratwurst, Kraut, German Potato Salad and Bratwurst sandwiches! Entertainment: Local artists playing fr...

Jun 10, 2017 3pm - 9pm
The River City Unite Fest is a Free Non-for-Profit family friendly event headlined by Two Nationally acclaimed Recording Artist. Contemporary Christian Music Artist "Josh Wilson" is one of our headliners who has released six top ten songs on the Billboard Charts. The other...

Jun 10, 2017 9-10am
Enjoy a yoga workout while being in nature. Class takes place In Peoria-area parks, so participants can take in the sights and sounds of nature. Check out other first Saturday dates to see where Yoga in the Park is next!...

Jun 10, 2017 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Wolf Scouts will explore the museum learning garden and learn about the biology that surrounds us. The Scouts will make their own terrarium to take home. In order to earn the belt loop, they will have to take care of it and track its growth over 30 days. While this workshop...

Jun 10, 2017
We invite you to go Over the Edge and scale down the Associated Bank Plaza building with us! This inaugural event supports Peoria Friendship House, which ministers to the community and offers programs to help alleviate the burden of poverty. Go over the edge and rapp...

Jun 10, 2017 TBA
You won’t want to miss the third annual River City Jazz and Art Festival! Taking place on the CEFCU Center Stage and brought to you by the Central Illinois Jazz Society along with the Peoria Park Distrcit, the Jazz Festival will feature five of Illinois’ best jazz groups pla...

Jun 10, 2017 10am to 3 pm-
June 10, 2017 Super Hero Day- 10am to 3 pm- Great opportunity for kids of all ages to dress up as their favorite super hero, lots of free activities in the downtown shops, Morton library, and restaurant will be offering great lunch & dinner specials www.mortonmagnet.com ...

Jun 10, 2017 8:00 am to 3:00 pm
The yard is full of quality home items. The porch has vintage and antique items. This sale is part of the larger event, the Moss Avenue Antique Sale and Festival, which features over 100 vendors, food, and live music. Tours of the Pettengill-Morron Home are given through...

Jun 10, 2017 1 pm
The basics of good garden design are the same whether a person is planning and planting a small intimate area next to the patio, or a two acre property. Learn about form, line, texture, color, repetition, contrast, focal points and more to create an outdoor space you love. L...

Jun 10, 2017 7-11PM
Jury's Out is a Bloomington band that has been going strong for a decade performing at 100's of venues from Springfield to Chicago. The band covers diverse music with a crowd friendly playlist full of crowd favorites like Journey, Def Lepard, GNR, ACDC, Bon Jovi, Journey and...

Jun 9, 2017 - Jun 11, 2017 All Day
This 3-day event offers many items with special pricing including a long list of hostas. Thee will be refreshments, door prizes, and the gardens will be looking exceptionally beautiful!...

Jun 9, 2017 - Jun 11, 2017 June 9: 7:30pm; June 10: 2:30 & 7:30pm; June 11: 2:30pm
See one of William Shakespeare’s most enduring and magical works presented by The Great Work Begins Theatre Troupe at Camp Wokanda. Seating will be available or you can bring your own. Located in Camp Wokanda’s Walnut Grove next to the lower parking lot. ...

Jun 9, 2017 - Jun 11, 2017 7:00 pm; 2:00 pm Sunday
Broadway Backwards reinterprets the songs of musical theater, with singers performing as characters they wouldn't get to play in real life, putting a unique twist on Broadway's biggest hits....

Jun 9, 2017 - Jun 11, 2017 June 9 & 10 (7:30 pm), June 11 (2:00 pm)
Broadway Backwards reinterprets the songs of musical theater, with singers performing as characters they wouldn't get to play in real life -- be it due to gender, age, race or body type. From heartfelt to hilarious, this show puts a unique twist on Broadway's biggest hits....

Jun 9, 2017 - Jun 11, 2017 8am-5pm Friday and Saturday. Noon-5pm Sunday.
Join us for our annual open house. The hostas will be looking great at that time. Refreshments will be served, and drawings for prizes will be held each day. We will also have a selection of specially priced plants, including a good number of hostas. ...

Jun 10, 2017 - Jun 11, 2017
Head out to Hickory Grove Park for the first of four summer German festivals held in a traditional German Bier Garten! Enjoy soccer matches, arts and craft vendors, German car/bike cruis'n, German and American music, German music and beer!...

Jun 11, 2017 12pm-8pm
Celebrate the beginning of Summer German-style the Sport Verein’s annual Sommerfest at Hickory Grove Park. Sunday features a German Car and Motorcycle Cruis’n from noon to 5:00 pm. Anyone with a German car or bike is encouraged to participate. Also our Arts and Cra...

Jun 11, 2017 11am-2pm
Calling all Jedis, Wookies, and Rebels out to the Zoo for a day dedicated just to you! Enjoy Star Wars themed games, crafts, and unique photo opportunities....

Jun 11, 2017
Honor Flight returns to Bishop Hill Sunday, June 11th, 3-6 p.m. . At 3 p.m. motorcycle riders can join up with the Illinois Patriot Guard and Legion Riders at the Galva American Legion and help them escort the flag to Bishop Hill. There will be several speakers including R...

Jun 11, 2017 12:00 - 4:00 pm
The Winery and Car Show are free to the public to attend. Car Show Registration is $10. Guests will enjoy the ambiance of the Mackinaw Valley Vineyard and Winery while enjoying live music (bands to be announced), as well as wine tasting, food, raffles and fun! There is also ...

Jun 11, 2017 12-4PM
Join us to support the 8th Annual Homes of Hope Benefit Car Show. Homes of Hope exists to provide quality homes and support services to promote independence, community inclusion and personal satisfaction for adults with developmental disabilities. This event is FREE to ...

Jun 9, 2017 - Jun 12, 2017 See description
Peoria Chiefs vs. Clinton at Dozer Park. Fri : 7:00 pm; Sat : 6:30 pm; Sun : 2:00 pm; Mon : 12:00 pm...

Jun 11, 2017 - Jun 12, 2017 8pm
Enjoy the movie, “The Secret Life of Pets,” under the stars at Glen Oak Amphitheatre! Gates open at 8:00pm; the movie starts at dusk. Family Flicks are shown on Mondays in June and July. $.50/person...

Jun 13, 2017 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Are you interested in volunteering while having fun and making new friends? If so, please join us to learn about the Junior League of Peoria and how we help the community. We will provide food and drinks....

Jun 14, 2017 9:30am
Enjoy a naturalist-led hike along the Illinois River Bluff Trail. Bring a sack lunch and water, and plan to meet at the lower parking lot of Camp Wokanda. We will hike to Robinson Park and then return to Camp Wokanda....

Jun 15, 2017 10:30am
There’s nothing like a good story to remind us that the simple things are often the best. Drop by with the young ones (ages 4-7) and enjoy a tale or two....

Jun 15, 2017 5:30-8:30pm
Grab your significant other, friends, or co-workers and leave the kids at home! This adult day event features a cash bar, keeper chats and animal meet and greets. Guests can enjoy an adult beverage while strolling through the zoo until twilight. For ages 21+. Tickets bought ...

Jun 15, 2017
Free concerts in the Idlewood Arts Pavilion, 200 E Idlewood start at 7pm featuring a variety of musical styles. Concessions including sandwiches are available at 6 pm from local organizations...

Jun 16, 2017 4-7pm
Celebrate this FREE event and learn about the history of Juneteenth. Various groups and individuals will provide entertainment. There will be limited health screenings by different agencies....

Jun 16, 2017
Musical acts to be announced! More information and line-ups, go to tailgatentallboys.com....

Jun 15, 2017 - Jun 17, 2017
Taking place on the Peoria Riverfront, the Steamboat Days Festival combines a large carnival, delicious food and drinks, great musical entertainment and a family-friendly atmosphere. The internationally renowned Steamboat Classic Race will see runners from all across the g...

Jun 16, 2017 - Jun 17, 2017 Both day 8:00 am to noon
This is our 6th Annual Donation Sale for Easter Seals. No price will be refused. Bake Sale on Saturday! 100% of the proceeds from this event will go to Easter Seals - Peoria...

Jun 17, 2017
June 17 - September 10, 2017 International Feature Gallery Let there be light! Step out of the darkness and into this exhibition where visitors will try to sneak past a laser light security block, step inside a giant kaleidoscope, “draw” with infrared “paint”, or make ...

Jun 17, 2017 10:00am
Discover the beautiful and fascinating pollinators that play a critical role in the forests and prairies of our area....

Jun 17, 2017 9-10am
Enjoy a yoga workout while being in nature. Class takes place In Peoria-area parks, so participants can take in the sights and sounds of nature. Check out other first Saturday dates to see where Yoga in the Park is next!...

Jun 17, 2017 10a-3pm
June 17, 2017 All American Girl Day -10a-3pm Bring your favorite Mom, Grandma, Aunt, Cousins and BFF to downtown Morton where you and your dolls can enjoy a day of shopping, activities, maybe even lunch. Each participating business has an activity planned in their shop jus...

Jun 17, 2017 6:30 PM
June 17th Morton Night with the Chiefs Dozer Field Peoria - 6:30pm Join your fellow Mortonites for a night of great baseball, “All American” Food and Fireworks at Dozer Field in Peoria. The evening will start off with an appearance by Fred Bird, the St Louis Cardinal’s ...

Jun 17, 2017 7-11PM
Come and see one of the areas premiere classic rock bands. Jammsammich is committed to the eternally packed dance floor and to the ultimate good time for 15 years and counting. The formula of groove-driven funk and R&B, retro 80's tunes, island jams, and liberal doses of com...

Jun 16, 2017 - Jun 18, 2017 Fri : 7:00 pm; Sat : 6:30 pm; Sun : 2:00 pm
Peoria Chiefs vs. Burlington at Dozer Park. ...

Jun 18, 2017 regular Zoo hours
All father’s are kids at heart! So, on June 18, dads will get into the zoo for a child’s admission price of $6.50....

Jun 18, 2017
Bring Dad out for a Father’s Day Cookout! Enjoy a ribeye steak sandwich, BBQ pork sandwich, bratwurst, chicken legs, hot dogs and hamburgers, corn on the cob and more....

Jun 19, 2017 8:00pm
Enjoy the movie, “The Jungle Book,” under the stars at Glen Oak Amphitheatre! Gates open at 8:00pm; the movie starts at dusk. Family Flicks are shown on Mondays in June and July....

Jun 20, 2017 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
On Tuesday June 20th, the music trio Piatruba will be performing at the Dairy Building in Bishop Hill, IL at 7 p.m. Founded by Swedish musician Oskar Stenmartk, Piatruba (which stands for piano, trumpet and bass) explores the music of Stenmark's ancestors. Their repertoire ...

Jun 21, 2017 11am-2pm
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Jun 22, 2017 Boarding begins at 5 pm and departs at 6:30 pm with a 8:30 pm return
Enjoy a tropical Thursday evening on the Illinois river with the music of Coco Loco and a "Cheeseburgers in Paradise" dinner menu and a cash bar, as the Spirit of Peoria cruises up the river. Boarding begins are 5 pm with a 6:30 departure. Return to dock at 8:30 and the even...

Jun 22, 2017 10:30am
You may be a part of the Guinness World Record by participating in a FREE 30-minute swim lesson. Come learn about water safety and help set a world record....

Jun 22, 2017
Free concerts in the Idlewood Arts Pavilion, 200 E Idlewood start at 7pm featuring a variety of musical styles. Concessions including sandwiches are available at 6 pm from local organizations...

Jun 22, 2017 6PM-9PM
June 22nd Arts in the Park Concert 6 to 9pm Free Concert at Idlewood’s Arts Pavilion, 495 E. Idlewood Ave, featuring JC and The Redemption, a high energy Christian band. People from near and far bring their lawn chairs, blankets and families to the park to enjoy a diff...

Jun 19, 2017 - Jun 23, 2017 8:30 AM to 2 PM
3rd Annual SING! Choir Camp for those entering the third grade through sixth grade. Musical director is Sharon Samuels Reed. Assistant conductor is Thomas Clark-Jones. R. Rashad Reed, Peoria painter, and sculptor will teach visual arts. Westminster is pleased to sponsor this...

Jun 23, 2017 7:30pm (gates open), 8:30-11:30pm show
It’s Too White Crew in the hizzouse! Check out the world’s first all-live hip hop tribute band, throwin’ down old school anthems in a way the world has never seen or heard before. If the music isn’t enough for you, check out the Fly Crew dancers bringin’ back all those hot m...

Jun 23, 2017 10am to 2pm- please arrive by 9:30am
A day of Renaissance learning for kids. Perfect for school groups, scout groups or day cares! Bring the kids out to learn all about how the times were during the Renaissance Era....

Jun 24, 2017 11:30 - 4 p.m.
Bishop Hill's Midsommar Music Festival will return Saturday, June 24th. This year's lineup includes Jazz on the Side, Hammer & Pick, Zak and Erin and Black Hawk Pipes and Drums. Everyone is invited to decorate the Maypole with flowers and to join the procession. Accordi...

Jun 24, 2017 9-10am
Enjoy a yoga workout while being in nature. Class takes place In Peoria-area parks, so participants can take in the sights and sounds of nature. Check out other first Saturday dates to see where Yoga in the Park is next!...

Jun 24, 2017 12 PM - 5 PM
Robots are taking over Peoria Riverfront Museum on Saturday, June 24 and you can be a part of the rumble. See and operate one of the large or small robots. This amazing day of robotic activities will be hosted by area high school student FIRST robotics teams from Peoria area...

Jun 24, 2017 2-4pm
Kids ages 8-14 will learn about the earliest form of animation by creating a variety of different contraptions to move images, including zoetropes, phenakistoscopes, flip books, and more. Peoria PlayHouse offers workshops for older children so they can experiment with differ...

Jun 24, 2017 10:00-11:00am
Learn to identify what plants are blooming in the prairie, and learn about prairie birds, insects, and prairie ecology. These leisurely hikes are along a smooth level path and are about an hour. For ages 10+. Hikes also on July 22 and August 26 ...

Jun 24, 2017 11:00am-2:00pm
When it comes to Legos, everyone is a child at heart! Bring your favorite Lego master to the Zoo to build, play, and grow your love of Legos with a zoo spin....

Jun 24, 2017 2:00-3:30pm
Bring your camera and learn how to shoot great photos with photographer, Mike Ingram. Butterflies like it hot so bring a hat and cold drinks. Ages 10+. $5/person. This class will also be offered on July 22 and September 2....

Jun 24, 2017 8a to 8p ongoing
June 24th Morton Chalk Challenge 8am to 9pm Morton Sidewalk Chalk Challenge is a sidewalk art contest. Pre-Registration is appreciated to make sure we have enough supplies for all participants. Check in begins at 8am on Saturday and artists are welcome to begin after check...

Jun 24, 2017 7-11PM
If you are looking for a GREAT time on a Saturday night this holiday weekend come see this band! BnG delivers a high energy performance, guaranteed to keep you dancin’. They play the largest variety of music in Central Illinois and if you ‘catch a biscuit’ you win a free BnG...

Jun 24, 2017 - Jun 25, 2017 TBA
Hear ye, hear ye, join in on the fun of the annual medieval faire. Enjoy vendors, food, and entertainment such as jousting, sword fighting, falconry, and much much more....

Jun 25, 2017 1:00-4:00pm
Experience firsthand the daily life of rural Peorians in the mid 19th century! Activities may include hand dipping candles, blacksmithing, school lessons, woodworking, chores, pioneer cemetery tours, hayrides, and livestock care. Topics are as follows. June 25: Fence Buildin...

Jun 26, 2017 - Jun 29, 2017 7:00 pm; Tues : 11:00 am
Peoria Chiefs vs. Beloit at Dozer Park. ...

Jun 29, 2017 10:30am
There’s nothing like a good story to remind us that the simple things are often the best. Drop by with the young ones (ages 4-7) and enjoy a tale or two....

Jun 29, 2017
Free concerts in the Idlewood Arts Pavilion, 200 E Idlewood start at 7pm featuring a variety of musical styles. Concessions including sandwiches are available at 6 pm from local organizations...

Jun 29, 2017 6 to 9pm
June 29th Arts in the Park Concert 6 to 9pm Free Concert at Idlewood’s Arts Pavilion, 495 E. Idlewood Ave, featuring Jim Markum Swing Band. People from near and far bring their lawn chairs, blankets and families to the park to enjoy a different style of music each week...

Jun 24, 2017 - Aug 5, 2017 6:00-9:00pm
Enjoy an evening on the lake! Canoes, paddles, PFD’s and campfire dinner are provided....

May 27, 2017 - Sep 23, 2017 7:30AM-11:30AM
Canton Main Street’s Farmer’s Market, in collaboration with Spoon River College, will be back in Jones Park in downtown Canton this summer. The market will begin May 27, and take place each Saturday through September 24, from 7:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Local growers will sel...

Jun 3, 2017 - Sep 30, 2017 June 3, 11 a.m. until 4 p.m.
The life and legacy of Joe Hill exhibit will open on Saturday, June 3, 11 a.m. at the Steeple Building Museum in Bishop Hill, Illinois. Joe Hill was an early 20th century Swedish-American labor activist, cartoonist and songwriter, who coined the phrase "pie in the sky." This...

May 26, 2017 - Nov 24, 2017 5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Celebrate the Arts in Tazewell County through Fourth Fridays – the Tazewell Art Loop sponsored by the Morton and Pekin Chambers of Commerce and the Tremont and Delavan communities! Between May and November the community is invited to enjoy fun, shop local experiences in Mort...

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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