Rocky Glen Park

Welcome to Illinois' River City

In 1680 French explorers first established a fort along the Illinois River where our communities now thrive. Before that, Native Americans settled in our region for centuries, creating a network of commerce and trade. Today, our great communities continue to be a hub for travel and business and a home to hundreds of thousands. We invite you to discover why the Peoria region has been so special, for so long, in so many hearts.

A quick drive across the Illinois River takes you to East Peoria, where entertainment is never in short supply. Home to the...

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The Marigold Capital of the World is filled with unique attractions to explore. Home to the world’s largest sundial, you can...

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Welcome to the Pumpkin Capital of the World! The Village of Morton is home to Nestle USA, maker of the world’s top-selling...

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Founded in 1825, historic Washington is a wonderful place to slow down and enjoy life. Immerse yourself in the unique and...

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Attractions

Enjoy the Peoria Area’s wide variety of area attractions, festivals and events! Read More arrow

Farmers Markets

Every Saturday morning from mid-May until the end of September the Peoria RiverFront Market takes over the 200 block of Water... Read More arrow

Parks & Trails

With over seven miles of trails, it’s easy to spend an entire day at Forest Park Nature Preserve. They also offer classes... Read More arrow

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Blog

Best Tacos Around the State of Illinois

We’ve been “All In for Illinois” during the pandemic, but now that we're in Phase 4,...

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Best Pizza Around the State of Illinois

We’ve been “All In for Illinois” during the pandemic, but now that we're in Phase 4,...

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Featured Event

50th Annual Christmas Show

October 22, 2020 - October 31, 2020

Come join us for our National award winning event in the gift industry! The Hayloft will completely redo the gift, gourmet, dress and antique shops for the holidays. Specials will... Read More arrow