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The Peoria RiverFront
has more for everyone.

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.

Get your teams of 5 together and register for the Klondike Races!
Human dog-sled teams will compete against each other in a test of strength and speed as they pull sleds across the RiverFront at the Klondike Festival!

Races start at noon on December 6. Registration is $100/team and
includes the race fee, admission to the festival and a t-shirt for each
member of your team!

Register Your Team!

Amie's Music Together
Holiday Benefit Concert
with "recording artist" Uncle Gerry
to benefit the Dax Locke Foundation!

December 6th 5-7pm
Washington, Illinois location

Amie’s Music Together will host a concert for young children (birth–age 10) and their families. Doors will open at 5:00pm for silent auction and the concert will begin at 5:30pm at Amie’s Music Together, 40 Cherry Tree Shopping Center. Tickets are $5.00 per person or $20.00 per family of 5 and are for sale at www.amiesmusictogether.com or 309-444-1959. Limited space availability. More info at www.amiesmusictoether.com


Caterpillar Visitors Center


World on Wheels
Segway Tours and Bike Rentals

One-of-a-Kind Segway Tours of Peoria!
2 and 4 Person Bike Rentals.


Running Central
on Peoria's RiverFront

311 SW Water Street


Rhodell Brewery Announces Move!

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Peoria's RiverFront Market
Open June - September

See you next season!

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 June ~ September

More info...


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


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

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