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RiverFront Park, activities begin at 5:00PM with fireworks display at dusk
This 4th of July, the skies about the Peoria and East Peoria Riverfronts will be lit with the largest fireworks display ever seen in Central IL, building upon the partnership from both sides of the Illinois River. Schedules and locations of daytime activities will be listed on JMP Radio Group station’s websites, as well as those for The Cities of Peoria and East Peoria. Fireworks will begin at approximately 9:30pm and are synchronized to a special soundtrack broadcast on JMP Media Group stations!
Watch the PPD website and RiverFront facebook page for more information.
Listen to great music presented by Peoria’s own Municipal Band, under the direction of Conductor David Vroman. Performances are FREE on Sunday evenings at 7 pm.
Monday evenings • Gates open at 8 pm • Movie shown at dusk. See movie list below:
6/8 • Toy Story 3
6/15 • Muppets Most Wanted
6/22 • Boxtrolls
6/29 • Hook
7/6 • Paddington
7/13 • Happy Feet
7/20 • Big Hero 6
7/27 • Planes Fire & Rescue
Th: 6/18, 6/25, 7/9, 7/23, 8/13
10:30-11:15 am • Best for ages 4-7
There’s nothing like a good story to remind us that the simple things are often the best! Well, there’s that and more in the Nature Center on select Thursdays this summer. Drop by with the young ones and enjoy a rhyme or two. Please call ahead if you will be bringing a group of 10 or more.
CEFCU Jazz Series, Kevin Hart and the Vibe Tribe: Thursday, July 9
CEFCU Center Stage @ The Landing, 7:00-9:00PM
Slide down to the CEFCU Center Stage at The Landing for a night of warm breezes and cool jazz. This FREE Thursday night series features local jazz artists and is supported by CEFCU and the Illinois Jazz Society.