City of Pekin

The Marigold Capital of the World is filled with unique attractions to explore. Home to the world’s largest sundial, you can spend the day in Mineral Springs Park paddle boating on the lagoon. Enjoy a world-class golf course, Pekin Paintball Park, disc golf, bowling and Dragonland Water Park. Take a stroll downtown on historic Court Street and enjoy an abundance of shopping and delicious dining!


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East Court Village

At East Court Village, they have everything you need for your everyday activities, shopping, and dining.

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Pekin Gun & Sporting Goods

Engaging central Illinois with the best prices and availability of products in the area Over 2500 in stock firearms and ammunition, thousand of knives, boots and clothing, reloading supplies and so much more, Pekin Gun & Sporting Goods is the largest gun dealer in central Illinois.

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Pekin Shoe Repair

A family-owned and operated retailer for quality shoes and boots, as well as shoe repair, for over 50 years.

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Sunset Lanes

The premier place for family fun in Central IL! Bowling, arcade redemption center, and FANTASTIC food! Something for the whole family to enjoy!

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Pekin Events

Christmas on Court

Christmas will be here before you know it! Discover Peoria, the Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce and the City of Pekin present Christmas on Court.

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