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More to Explore
on Peoria's RiverFront!

The Peoria RiverFront is one of Illinois'oldest and most exciting regions, alive with adventure and fun for all. Enjoy arts, entertainment, and eateries in a friendly, vibrant urban environment.


Howlin' on Water
Dueling Pianos!

The Waterhouse ~ 2nd Floor Ballroom

February 12 & 13
The Greatest Laugh-along, Sing-along, Drink-along, Party-along, Get CRAZY-along time that you will ever have!

For more information, visit howlinonwater.com






The Professional Development Event for Artists in Central Illinois!

February 8, 2016 | Peoria Civic Center | 9:30 am – 4:00 pm
The Business of Art is a one day event designed to connect entrepreneurial artists with business professionals who can help them navigate the world of business. Through workshops, break-out sessions, and networking opportunities, The Business of Art will help you, the artist establish and enhance your business skills.  ArtsPartners.net


Rhodell Brewery

100 Walnut Street

Tues - Wed  2-10p
Thurs  2 -11p
Friday  2p - 12a
Saturday  1p - 12a
Sun & Mon Closed



The Blue Duck
Barbecue Tavern

Now Open

on Peoria's RiverFront!!

The Hive

The Hive offers a variety of art and craft classes, girls’ night out painting, date night, birthday pARTies, as well as other activities, for all ages: children, teens, adults, seniors, and special needs.  We have activities to fit all budgets, from our $10 Happy Art on up.

For more information, call Jody at (309) 360-4880
or visit www.thehive305.com

Peoria's RiverFront Market

Opens May, 2016

Visit us in the 200 Block of Water Street
Between Martini's and New Amsterdam
directly across from the Peoria Riverfront Museum
Open 8 a.m. - Noon

Every Saturday May 23 - September 26

More info...



Free 2-hour parking is available at both RiverFront Village and the lot directly across from Rhythm Kitchen and the Contemporary Art Center.  Visit Peoria's beautiful RiverFront any day of the week and enjoy lunch and activities with no cost to park.  Parking meters are available for those wishing to stay longer than 2 hours.  And of course, parking after 5:00 p.m. and on weekends is always FREE!

So stop by, have lunch at one of the great restaurants overlooking the river,  take a cruise on the Spirit of Peoria, and enjoy a wide variety of live music and entertainment every weekend!

Our calendar if full of great activities for the entire family!
Simply click on the Calendar link to the left to find out
everything there is to do.   You'll find something for everyone
on Peoria's RiverFront!






Calendar and Annual Events
Upcoming activities at the RiverFront, and a full listing of our annual events.

Visit facebook.com/riverfrontevents for the Peoria Park District's most up to date list of RiverFront concerts and festivals!

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 Shop for local produce, meats, cheeses, breads, flowers, and local art.  Live music & demos each week at Peoria's RiverFront Market.
   Get to where you want to go with an interactive map of RiverFront attractions.

Visit the Peoria Riverfront Museum

Now the Journey
is part of the



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