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Featuring 900,000 square feet of meeting and convention space in the heart of downtown; an international airport with eight daily flights to and from O’Hare International Airport; numerous full-service, globally recognized accommodations, and remarkable one-of-a-kind attractions.  



Will you please tell Santa that instead of presents this year, I just want Peoria?

 — Kevin McCallister, "Home Alone"

Christmas Tree Farms in Greater Peoria

It’s Christmas—keep it real! Discover these seasonal Greater Peoria locations to get your holiday tree.

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Get Your Discounted Tickets!

Discover Peoria has partnered with the Peoria Rivermen + Bradley University Athletics. We are excited to offer our Greater Peoria counties premium discounted tickets on select home games.

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Weekly Spotlight

Snowman's Reindeer Farm

Snowman's Reindeer Farm is a small family farm where people can meet Santa's reindeer. This quaint little family farm is a sanctuary for both reindeer and mini-donkeys.

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Wildlife Prairie Park

The Park has been referred to as a jewel in the North American Midwest. We have also been listed as a top 10 destination to visit... Read More arrow

Industry Brewing Company

Liquor production in Peoria began in 1837 – even before the area was incorporated as a city! In the early 1900s, nearly 1/5... Read More arrow

Par-A-Dice Casino

Docked upon the Illinois River, the Par-A-Dice Hotel Casino couples Las Vegas excitement with the finest central Illinois... Read More arrow

Scottish Rite Theatre

The Valley of Peoria Scottish Rite Cathedral is a beautiful venue for weddings, receptions, dance recitals, concerts, comedy shows... Read More arrow

Five Points Washington

If you are looking for a top quality fitness center in the Peoria area, search no further. Five Points Washington is the perfect... Read More arrow

Peek In Pottery

We offer personalized instruction and a huge selection of high quality, affordable ceramic products, all made in the USA by our... Read More arrow

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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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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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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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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