Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration Luncheon
Peoria Civic Center Hall A Peoria
Jan 21, 2019
309-453-4070
Admission: Admission Fee
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The 27th annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Celebration Luncheon returns to the Peoria Civic Center on Monday, January 21, 2019. Featured speaker this year is Valerie B. Jarrett, senior advisor to the Obama Foundation. Luncheon begins at 12:00 noon; doors open at 11:00am. Luncheon tickets are $50 per person, tables of 10 for $500. Tickets are available at www.mlkluncheon.com or checks payable to PECC and mail them to P.O. Box 1312, Peoria, IL 61654. Further questions, call 309-453-4070.

Daniel Tiger's Neighborhood LIVE King for a Day
Peoria Civic Center Peoria
Jan 22, 2019
3096733200
Admission: Admission Fee
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Fans of Daniel Tiger on PBS can now catch Daniel Tiger “Live” on the Daniel Tiger Tour. The grr-ific musical for little tigers and grown-ups alike is back! The hugely popular Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood LIVE!, based on the #1 PBS KIDS TV series, has delighted live audiences on stages across the country.

Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band - Travelin' Man Tour
Peoria Civic Center Peoria
Jan 22, 2019
3096733200
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Bob Seger celebrates five decades of rock n' roll at the Peoria Civic Center!

Hopscotch 2019
Peoria PlayHouse Children's Museum Peoria
Jan 24, 2019 6-9pm
309.323.6900
Admission: Admission Fee
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Join us at the Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum for our annual, adults-only event: Hopscotch. Sample signature cocktails and craft beers from local vendors and brewers. Get the most out of your evening at the PlayHouse with our exclusive VIP experience. All money raised helps fund the Children’s Museum and keeps educational exploration accessible to our communities.

Winterfest
The Lindenhof Peoria
Jan 27, 2019 12pm-6pm
309.691.7484
Admission: Free Admission
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Winterfest, German-style returns to the Lindenhof on Sunday, January 27th, noon to 6 pm. The Lindenhof, 7601 N. Harker Drive, Peoria, Illinois 61615. Phone (309) 691-7484. The event is being sponsored by Harmonie. We are offering a special German buffet for $12 per person. For kids 6-10 pay only $6. Kids 6-10 who wear a costume from the Disney movie “Frozen”, the TV show “Vikings” or the TV show “Game of Thrones” will get to eat for free. All kids 5 and under eat for free and also encouraged to come in costume. Live entertainment from 12:30pm to 5pm. We will be serving several bock and doppelbock beers besides our regular selections.

Disturbed: Evolution World Tour
Peoria Civic Center Peoria
Jan 30, 2019
3096733200
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Disturbed promotes their 7th studio album at the Peoria Civic Center with special guest Three Days Grace.

Finding Neverland
Peoria Civic Center Peoria
Feb 2, 2019 1pm & 7pm
3096733200
Admission: Admission Fee
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Enjoy the musical masterpiece Finding Neverland at the Peoria Civic Center! The third show in the 2018-2019 Ameren Illinois Broadway Series is the tale of how Peter Pan came to be- the story of the playwright J.M. Barrie and his inspiration from familiar adventures and characters that create the story of Peter Pan. Showtimes at 1pm & 7pm

Thirsty Thursday at Kickapoo Creek Winery
Kickapoo Creek Winery Edwards
Feb 7, 2019
309-495-9463 1
Admission: Free Admission
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The Kickapoo Creek Winery Tasting Room is the place the first Thursday of the Month Live Music from 5-8 pm Drink Specials Each Week Any size group welcome Dinner and appetizers can be arranged by special request for special groups Call 309-495-9463 Ext 1

Winter Jam Tour 360*
Peoria Civic Center Peoria
Feb 7, 2019
Admission: Suggested Donation
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Comprised of current members Michael Tait, Duncan Phillips, Jeff Frankenstein and Jody Davis, along with former members Peter Furler and Phil Joel, Newsboys United are set to take the Winter Jam stage to deliver a string of the biggest hits from the iconic band’s three-decade career. One of the most popular groups in Christian music history, Newsboys have sold more than 8 million units and amassed eight Gold® certifications, 33 #1 radio hits, four GRAMMY® nominations, two American Music Award nominations and multiple Dove Awards.

PEORIA RIVERMEN VS. QUAD CITY STORM
Peoria Civic Center Peoria
Feb 8, 2019
3096761040
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Cheer on the Peoria Rivermen as they play the Quad City Storm on Carver Arena ice inside the PCC. Arena doors open 1 hour prior to game time.

The Indulgence Tours - The Chocolates
Village of Morton Morton
Feb 9, 2019 All Day Event - Hours Vary by Business
309.657.0992
Admission: Free Admission
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PumpkinLand Community Events (f/k/a Morton Tourism Association) & Friends are excited to be hosting The Indulgence Tours - The Chocolates in the Village of Morton on Saturday, February 9th just in time for your Valentine's Day shopping! Hours will vary by business so be sure to check our Facebook event page (https://www.facebook.com/events/2104704929754475/) or www.mortonmagnet.com for the latest and greatest scoop! Chocolate treats may range from Cupcakes to Coffee to Martinis! The list is endless!!!!! This is the first of six The Indulgence Tours for 2019 we have planned in the Village of Morton. #mortonhappenings #IShopMorton #LoveYourLocal #OneMorton #ShopLocal365

Eagle Watch Breakfast
Shore Acres Clubhouse Chillicothe
Feb 9, 2019
309.274.3409
Admission: Admission Fee
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PANCAKE & SAUSAGE BREAKFAST 7:30-10:30 AM All you can eat! $7 Adults/$3 Kids 10 and under Tickets available from Rotary Club members, Lions Club member, Happy Thought Coffee, and also at Shore Acres Clubhouse on day on February 9 STORYTELLER DAVID ZALAZNIK Life Along the Illinois River Sponsored by Heritage Health WILDLIFE PRAIRIE PARK EAGLE PROGRAM Sponsored by CEFCU AUDUBON SOCIETY Binoculars and Spotting Scope available for eagle viewing LIFE ON THE ILLINOIS RIVER PHOTO & ART CONTEST Winners Announced at 10am On display for viewing at the Chillicothe Public Library from February 2-16

West Side Story
Peoria Players Theatre Peoria
Feb 1, 2019 - Feb 10, 2019 7:30 pm-February 1, 2, 7, 8 & 9; 2:00 pm-February 3 & 10
309.688.4473
Admission: Admission Fee
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This musical is about a modern day Romeo and Juliet who are involved in New York street gangs. On the harsh streets of the upper west side, two gangs, the Sharks and the Jets, battle for control of the turf. The situation becomes complicated when a gang members falls in love with a rival's sister. With music by Leonard Bernstein and lyrics by Stephen Sondheim, this bittersweet love story is balanced with a powerful and memorable score.

Valentine Dinner for Two
East Port Banquet Center East Peoria
Feb 14, 2019 6:00 PM
309.692.3990
Admission: Admission Fee
Join us for a Valentine’s 5 Course Dinner at East Port Banquet Center Romantic River View included! East Port Banquet Center 703 Mariners Way, East Peoria, IL MENU Shrimp Cocktail served in a Martini Glass Roasted Red Pepper & Gouda Soup Artisan Blend Garden Salad ~Dual Plate~ Filet Mignon with Béarnaise Sauce Breast of Chicken w/ Tuscany Cream Sauce Fresh Steamed Asparagus Raspberry Cheesecake for Two Chocolate Covered Strawberries Cost per Couple: $90.00 or $110.00 with wine service *Dietary entree available upon request

John Mellencamp
Peoria Civic Center Peoria
Feb 15, 2019
3096733200
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Set to coincide with a highly anticipated new album release, JOHN MELLENCAMP will embark on a 2019 tour of “The John Mellencamp Show” which will feature the rock icon’s classics plus some new material.

PEORIA RIVERMEN VS. BIRMINGHAM BULLS
Peoria Civic Center Peoria
Feb 15, 2019
3096761040
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Cheer on the Peoria Rivermen as they play the Birmingham Bulls on Carver Arena ice inside the PCC. Arena doors open 1 hour prior to game time.

Mackinaw Valley Vineyard Murder Mystery: The Princess Bride Died!
Mackinaw Valley Vineyard Mackinaw
Feb 15, 2019 - Feb 16, 2019 Offered Friday and Saturday
309-359-9463
Admission: Admission Fee
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There are three complimentary wine samples per guest at the tasting bar and wine can be purchased by the bottle or glass, beer and sodas also available. Dinner is served buffet style after the first act and dessert is served tableside. The performance will be held in the tasting room in the main building, center entrance from main parking lot. Tickets on sale, call 309-359-9463 to reserve or email, mackinawwinery03@gmail.com for questions. Admission is $45+tax per person for dinner, dessert and the show, reservations required. Fun Costumes are welcome!!

PEORIA RIVERMEN VS. MACON MAYHEM
Peoria Civic Center Peoria
Feb 16, 2019
3096761040
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Cheer on the Peoria Rivermen as they play the Macon Mayhem on Carver Arena ice inside the PCC. Arena doors open 1 hour prior to game time.

Peoria Players Trivia Night
Fox Pub Peoria
Feb 16, 2019 February 16, 2:00-5:00 pm
309.688.4473
Admission: Admission Fee
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A favorite event is back for more fun. Join us for our Trivia Night on Saturday afternoon, February 16 from 2:00 to 5:00 (a little earlier than our typical Trivia Night) at the Fox Pub and Cafe, 7800 N. Sommer Street, off Pioneer Parkway in Peoria. Prizes will be awarded! Food and drinks are available for puchase from the Fox’s menu. The cost is $15 per person (limit of 8 people per table) and reservations begin January 14. Get your team together and make your reservations by calling 309-688-4473.

Polar Plunge for Special Olympics
Peoria Civic Center Peoria
Feb 16, 2019
309.888.2562
Admission: Free Admission
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The Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Plunge is a unique opportunity to support Special Olympics athletes by taking a leap into frigid, winter waters throughout Illinois.

Tai Chi Class
Shore Acres Clubhouse Chillicothe
Jan 31, 2019 - Mar 7, 2019
309.274.3409
Admission: Admission Fee
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This is a fun and easy way to use both sides of your body and brain as you enjoy this free flowing form together. Wear comfortable shoes and clothing. We will practice movements that are repeated focusing on general health care goals. Flexibility, improved balance, an enhanced immune system, and a general sense of wellbeing can be achieved with these age old practices. This class is beginner and wheelchair friendly! Cost is $45 for all six Thursday Sessions or $10 per drop in. No advanced sign up necessary.