VOLKFEST

Head on out to Hickory Grove Park for Volkfest!  This German festival includes soccer matches, arts and craft vendors, a pre-1985 Car & Bike Cruis'n, German music, food and beer!


July 2
Location: Hickory Grove Park

PEORIA PARK DISTRICT 
FIREWORKS SPECTACULAR
 
Looking for great fireworks shows for the Fourth of July? Start a day early with the Peoria Park District Fireworks Spectacular at Glen Oak Park! Enjoy good food, good music and an amazing fireworks show at dark! 

July 3
Location: Glen Oak Park

4th OF JULY HONOR AMERICA CELEBRATION

Head out to Pekin for the Honor America Celebration at the Pekin Memorial Stadium. This show is an annual Pekin tradition!   It features a mix of aerial and ground effects, plus live entertainment, food and family fun put on by the Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce. 

July 4
Location: Pekin Memorial Stadium

RED, WHITE AND BOOM!

Enjoy the largest firework display in Illinois on the Peoria and East Peoria Riverfronts - Red, White and BOOM! This 30 minute "pyromusical" is synced to patriotic music that you can listen to on all Alpha Media stations!

July 4
Location: Peoria and East Peoria Riverfronts
6th ANNUAL KID'S MUDDY MADNESS

Parents - looking for something for the kids? Sign them up for the Kid's Muddy Madness in Morton!  Kids 4 to 9 years old can jump, run, and get muddy on a 15 obstacle course. This fundraiser for St Jude offers a unique experience.

July 8
Location: Westwood Park in Morton

WRITERS ON THE RIVER

LOVE READING?  Then this public event is for you.
We'll have over 80 romance authors in one room including New York Times and USA Today Best Sellers. Chat with them, get selfies together, or buy a signed book. All proceeds go to a good cause!

July 8
Location: Par-A-Dice Hotel Casino

TAILGATE N' TALLBOYS 
MUSIC FESTIVAL

Peoria's largest country music festival continues on the Peoria Riverfront with an amazing lineup of country stars. Enjoy the music from ten different groups, including Turnpike Troubadours and Lucero!

July 8
Location: Peoria Riverfront

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CONKLIN'S PRESENTS 
"A GRAND PIONEER TRIBUTE"

Spend a night at the "Opry" as Conklin's Players salute the greatest hits of country music at Five Points Washington July 13 through 15. From Hank Williams and Patsy Cline to Dolly Parton and Garth Brooks, this will be a BOOT STOMPIN' good time!

July 13-15
Location: Five Points Washington

BRIT FLOYD

The hotly anticipated rock event of the year returns, as Brit Floyd brings the music of Pink Floyd to life once again with its lavish new stage show, 'Immersion World Tour 2017'. The spectacle of a Pink Floyd concert experience is truly recaptured in high-definition sound and with a stunning million dollar light show and state of the art video design.

July 14
Location: Peoria Civic Center

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