Local Activities

Some folks like to while away the hours reading a good book and just relaxing. But we know that others come to enjoy the attractions that are available in a large community. Here's a sampling of the local fare that may pique your interest:



Flower shows

Riverfront Market — www.PeoriaRiverfront.com

Wildlife Prairie Park — www.WildlifePrairieStatePark.org

Eagle watching (in season)

Peoria Zoo — www.PeoriaZoo.org

River cruises on the Spirit of Peoria — www.SpiritOfPeoria.com

Bike or hiking on the Rock Island Trail — www.RITrail.org

Movie theaters, both modern and old-fashioned

Local attractions at the Peoria Civic Center Theater and Arena www.PeoriaCivicCenter.com

Click here to view Peoria Civic Center upcoming events

Special Holiday Events

East Peoria Festival of Lights (Thanksgiving through Christmas) www.CityOfEastPeoria.com

Santa Claus Parade — www.Peoria.com

Steamboat Classic (July Fourth race) — www.SteamboatClassic.org

Kommen Race for the Cure (Mother's Day weekend) — www.KomenPeoria.org

Orchestral and Choral concerts — www.PeoriaCivicChorale.org

Bike Riding
Bike riding, whether on the Rock island trail or on one of the many rolling country roads, is a great way to see the midwest.

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