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Peoria Chiefs Baseball
Peoria Chiefs Baseball

Peoria Chiefs vs Beloit

https://www.milb.com/peoria



Spirit of Peoria Sightseeing Cruise
Spirit of Peoria Sightseeing Cruise

Departure time: 2pm These cruises are1.5 hours-long and run 2 to 5 times a week. They begin and end at the riverfront dock in downtown Peoria, with the Spirit cruising up and down the Illinois River.

Kids and adults alike will be fascinated by the boat’s tall fluted stacks and gigantic candy-apple red paddlewheel churning through the water. It’s great entertainment for all ages. Trip includes Captain’s Commentary. Gift shop and concessions are available.  More info...



Old Crow Medicine Show at the Peoria Riverfront
Old Crow Medicine Show at the Peoria Riverfront

Jay Goldberg Events & Entertainment present...
Old Crow Medicine Show
Wednesday, August 4th
LIVE at the Peoria Riverfront
Doors 7pm / Show 8pm / ALL AGES


FOR TICKETS: https://jaytv.com/events/old-crow-medicine-show/



Spirit of Peoria Sightseeing Cruise
Spirit of Peoria Sightseeing Cruise

Departure time: 2pm These cruises are1.5 hours-long and run 2 to 5 times a week. They begin and end at the riverfront dock in downtown Peoria, with the Spirit cruising up and down the Illinois River.

Kids and adults alike will be fascinated by the boat’s tall fluted stacks and gigantic candy-apple red paddlewheel churning through the water. It’s great entertainment for all ages. Trip includes Captain’s Commentary. Gift shop and concessions are available.  More info...



The Cornerstone Moonlight Market at Obed & Isaac\'s
The Cornerstone Moonlight Market at Obed & Isaac\'s

The Cornerstone Moonlight Market highlights local craft vendors, farmers, artists and artisans from around the Central Illinois area.

Held the first Thursday of the month from May through October from 5:30pm - 8:00pm. 

The Cornerstone Market is held next to the Beer Garden of Obed & Isaac's on the corner of Spaulding and Monroe.

For more info: https://www.facebook.com/events/447589436387080/



Whisper & Shout: Open Mic for Poetry
Whisper & Shout: Open Mic for Poetry

Featured Poet: Tebe Zalango

Inspired by Antonio Vivaldi's 4 seasons, Tebe Zalango started violin lessons in early elementary school. Listening to all forms of music, from Hip Hop, R&B, Reggae, and Classical - he formed his sound around rhythms of his own soul. With Dynamic lyrical ability and vocals that have literally brought fans to tears, he seeks to inspire creativity and spiritual growth through higher awareness. With songs about Love, Respect, Appreciation, Justice, and Loyalty, Tebe is proving to the youth that you can be a phenomenal artist without promoting self-destruction. Tebe Has traveled and studied the Mayan Pyramids in Chichén Itzá Mexico, as well as the churches of Lalibela in Ethiopia. Being a world traveler, Tebe brings insight from many cultures. From the Church to the street, Tebe's Target audience represents those who consider themselves students of life who want to learn and grow.

Tickets in Advance Online: $5-members, $8-nonmembers, $3-poets + fees (till 7pm day of event)

Tickets at the door*: $9-members, $12-nonmembers, $5-poets (*No money will be taken at the door unless we don’t reach our max capacity)

** Please wear a mask unless you have been fully vaccinated. In closed spaces where large numbers gather, it is still recommended by experts that everyone wear a mask and social distance. While there are no stated capacity limits in Phase 5 phase, we are still advised to maintain safety protocols. For events, we are placing the maximum number of tables in the room while maintaining space between them. This floor plan will not likely change until we exit Phase 5. Tickets sales via 309tix.com will continue but walk in sales could become more likely for most events. Thanks SO much for everyone’s support!



Spirit of Peoria Sightseeing Cruise
Spirit of Peoria Sightseeing Cruise

Departure time: 2pm These cruises are1.5 hours-long and run 2 to 5 times a week. They begin and end at the riverfront dock in downtown Peoria, with the Spirit cruising up and down the Illinois River.

Kids and adults alike will be fascinated by the boat’s tall fluted stacks and gigantic candy-apple red paddlewheel churning through the water. It’s great entertainment for all ages. Trip includes Captain’s Commentary. Gift shop and concessions are available.  More info...



River City Soul Fest
River City Soul Fest

The Peoria Park District is pleased to bring you Peoria’s original celebration of soul and R & B music!

Tickets go on sale Friday, July 2nd at 10am in person at the Noble Center or Proctor Center. Online at soulfestpeoria.com.

Advance Tickets:
Friday, August 6th: $20
Saturday, August 7th: $5
Two-Day Pass: $25

Children 6 and under receive free admission.

For more info: https://www.facebook.com/events/765940340741977/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D]%7D



Matt Eckberg: Live from the Beer Garden at Obed & Isaac\'s
Matt Eckberg: Live from the Beer Garden at Obed & Isaac\'s

Matt Eckberg has been playing in the Beer Garden since we started live music! We are excited for him to kick off the Live Music Season with us! He will be back a few times throughout the Summer! Come on out and see him!

https://www.facebook.com/events/154444733195590/



Spirit of Peoria Moonlight Cruise
Spirit of Peoria Moonlight Cruise

Enjoy Peoria’s evening skyline by the light of the moon. Live entertainment is included with your ticket for this 2 hour cruise. A cash bar is available. Dinner is not served, but concessions are available. Ask about private deck rental at reduced rates—perfect for rehearsal dinners or class reunions!

Tickets available at the dock. No reservations required.  More info...



Peoria RiverFront Market
Peoria RiverFront Market

Join us every Saturday morning for the RiverFront Market! Featuring a great selection of local produce, meats, cheeses, baked goods, coffee, flowers and more! Local art, crafts and live music each week. Located in the 200 Block of Water Street. Open every Saturday Morning, 8 am - Noon, May 22 - September 25, 2021

More info...



Early Sightseeing Cruise
Early Sightseeing Cruise

Tickets go on sale at 10am the morning of the cruise or you can buy online up to 9am the day of the cruise.
Boarding is at 10:30am. Cruise is 11am-12:30pm.
Concessions are available.
$20/adult
$18/seniors (55+)
$12/child (4-15)
Ages 3 and under always free!

For tickets: spiritofpeoria.com/tickets



River City Soul Fest
River City Soul Fest

The Peoria Park District is pleased to bring you Peoria’s original celebration of soul and R & B music!

Tickets go on sale Friday, July 2nd at 10am in person at the Noble Center or Proctor Center. Online at soulfestpeoria.com.

Advance Tickets:
Friday, August 6th: $20
Saturday, August 7th: $5
Two-Day Pass: $25

Children 6 and under receive free admission.

For more info: https://www.facebook.com/events/765940340741977/?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D]%7D



Broadway Open Mic! at Broadway Deli & Lounge
Broadway Open Mic! at Broadway Deli & Lounge

Warm up your vocal cords, dust off your music books, and unleash your inner Broadway Diva! Broadway Open Mic is back in August and on a SATURDAY!!

Have some new audition pieces you'd like to try out? Want to have some fun dueting with an old friend? Really just want to sing your face off to some show tunes?!! Just bring yourself and some music or check out ours!

For those of you needing a "shot" of courage, the bar will also be open and the Broadway Lounge will offer its FULL menu.

Admission is FREE, but there is a 2 item minimum purchase per person required with at least 1 item being food. Seating and the sign up begins at 6p. The Open Mic then runs from 7p-11p.

Doing a show that night?? No worries, make this your cast party as we are staying open until 11p!

Full menu is available until 8p with Flatbreads and Hummus or Spinach Artichoke Bread Bowl Dips with Naan Chips available until 10:30p!

"There's no people like show people" and we miss you!! Come perform your favorite show tunes in a friendly, supportive, fun environment. ALL AGES WELCOME!!

For more info: https://www.facebook.com/events/214195787256852?acontext=%7B%22event_action_history%22%3A[%7B%22surface%22%3A%22page%22%7D]%7D



Sculpture Walk 2021
Sculpture Walk 2021

FREE guided tours of Sculpture Walk Peoria are back! Take a stroll down Washington Street with our amazing tour guides every Saturday at 10:30AM. Tours leave from the lobby of the Peoria Riverfront Museum Sign up for your FREE tour of Peoria's Best Public Art Display today!

FREE Tickets: https://artspartners.net/swp/tours/