It's time to head outside and enjoy the return of summer! Here are some Peoria Area events for the first half of June!

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WASHINGTON GOOD NEIGHBOR DAYS
 
An annual tradition in Washington, Good Neighbor Days has competition, fun, food, games and tons of entertainment! However, the best part of the festival is watching Washington come together to show community pride!

                                                         June 1-5
                                                         Location: Washington, IL

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MORTON DOWNTOWN DINING STROLL 

Join your friends and neighbors for the Morton Downtown Dining Stroll. Sample delicious creations from local Morton restaurants, listen to live music and enjoy good company in the beer garden.

June 2
Location: Downtown Morton

PEORIA PLAYERS PRESENTS "RENT"

This Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning p roduction is a rock musical based loosely on  Giacomo Puccini's opera La Bohème. Rent is  about falling in love, finding your voice and living  for today.

June 3-5 & 9-12
Location: Peoria Players Theater
 
SCULPTURE WALK GRAND OPENING

15 new sculptures from around the world will grace Peoria's Warehouse District at the 2nd Annual Sculpture Walk Peoria. Take a stroll up and down Washington Street and learn a little bit about the sculptures and the artists who made them!

June 4
Location: Peoria's Warehouse District

ELMWOOD STRAWBERRY FESTIVAL

Head out to Elmwood for the annual Strawberry Festival! This d ay long event celebrates everything strawberry right in downtown Elmwood, IL. Enjoy crafts, live music, food, a car show and a number of strawberry delights!

June 4
Location: Elmwood's Central Park

PEORIA ZERO K

Support a good cause and take part in a race even those who hate running will enjoy! This "non-race" at Junction City will have  music, food and fun! All money raised will go towards Peoria Promise, whose mission is to foster economic development through the improved education of District 150 students.

June 4
Location: Junction City Shopping Center

SOMMERFEST

Celebrate the return of summer at Sommerfest - brought to you by the Peoria German-American Society!  Enjoy soccer matches, arts and craft vendors,  German music, a car show, good food and beer!

June 4-5
Location: Hickory Grove Park

"THE BOOK OF MORMON"

The nine-time Tony Award Winning Best Musical  from the creators of South Park comes to the  Peoria Civic Center! The New York Times calls it  "the best musical of this century."

June 7-12
Location:  Peoria Civic Center

PEKIN INSURANCE CRAFT SODA FESTIVAL

Take a trip back to the days of soda in glass bottles at the Pekin Insurance Craft Soda Festival. Try over 100 craft sodas and enjoy live music, bags tournament and all day fun at the most unique family event of the year! 

June 11
Location: Pekin Riverfront

Peoria Area CVB
456 Fulton Street, Suite 300
Peoria, IL 61602
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