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    Upcoming Events

    View our full calendar of Events.

    Oct
    2
    Thu
    Hayrides and Hotdogs – Thursdays in October
    Oct 2 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

    OCTOBER 2 EVENT CANCELLED DUE TO BAD WEATHER!

    Thursdays in October
    (10/2, 10/9, 10/16, 10/23 and 10/30)
    5:00-7:00 pm • $6/age 11+, $4/age 3-10
    or $25 max/family in same household

    Come on out and have an old-fashioned good time. For a small fee you get so much: hot dogs for roasting, chips, carrots, our famous baked beans, marshmallows, and drinks.  Hayrack ride, mid-1800s Autumn Play Party activities (sack races, fortune telling) are included, and children and adult costumes are strongly encouraged.

    Zoobrew & Wine, Too! @ Peoria Zoo
    Oct 2 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm

    zoobrew-logoThis wildly popular event is returning to the Zoo again in October. Guests sample a wide variety of beers and wines during this fun fall evening. Enjoy drink tastings, appetizers from local restaurants, tours of the Africa! exhibit, live music, and special desserts make this an unforgettable event. Ages: 21 & older.

    Tickets: $55/person ($50/person before 9/25)

    Tickets go on sale September 1st. Buy them before they sell out!

    Chinquapin Ghost Stories Concert @ Camp Wokanda
    Oct 2 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

    Thursday: 10/2, 7-9 pm,  $5//person; $20/family

    Come enjoy music and tales that start out light and get scarier as the night goes on. Follow the lights to our outdoor amphitheater.

    Oct
    4
    Sat
    PNC Worldwide Day of Play @ Glen Oak Park
    Oct 4 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm

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    FREE!  ENTERTAINMENT

    11:30 am       Julie K Performance

    12:30 pm CCT’s Cast of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast Jr.

    1:00 pm PICK Percussions

    1:30 pm Peoria POPs Dixieland

     

    FREE! Touch A Truck

    Where children get up close and personal with trucks and rub elbows with community heroes.

    FREE! Fun Activities

    Hook A Kid on Golf

    March Madness 2 Ball

    Luthy Botanical Gardens

    Photo booth

    Geocaching

    Early Childhood Forum Fair

    Obstacle Course

    Pickleball

    Fire Safety House

    Illinois American Water Mobile

    Education Center

     

    Everyone’s a

    kid today!

    Everyone pays

    children’s admission

    at the Peoria Zoo all day!

     

     

    Oct
    5
    Sun
    Fall Color Walks @ Forest Park Nature Center
    Oct 5 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

    Su: 10/5 and 10/19  1:30 pm   All Ages

    Enjoy the tapestry of fall color and other seasonal changes on these naturalist-guided tours.