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  • Civil War Spring Drill

    Saturday,May 6 from 10am-5pm ♦ Sunday, May 7 from 10am-2pm

    Spring has arrived and soldiers are preparing for a long march. Come experience the daily life of men and women and watch them in action (and perhaps be a part of daily drill). Civil War enthusiasts from the Midwest will bring to life the joys and sorrows of the time. Bring a camera and have your picture taken with the soldiers.

    Central Illinois Military Fest – WWII & Vietnam

    Saturday, June 3 from 10am-4pm ♦ Sunday, June 4 from 10am-3pm

    Public Battles:    Saturday at 11am, 1pm & 3pm ♦ Sunday at 11am & 1pm

    Pioneer Days ♦ 1-4pm

    June 25 – Fence Building; July 30 – Children’s Games; August 27 – Herb: Cooking & Medicinal Use

    Come experience firsthand the daily life of rural Peorians in the mid 19th century! Activities may include hand dipping candles, blacksmithing, school lessons, woodworking, chores, pioneer cemetery tours, hayrides, and livestock care. $3/person