Community Calendar

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Week of November 25, 2019

Greater Peoria Homecoming

Peoria Innovation Alliance, Greater Peoria Economic Development Council, Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, and Peoria Area Chamber of Commerce are excited to announce a Greater Peoria Homecoming event aimed at showcasing the region’s growth, new developments, and quality of life improvements for visiting family members and out-of-town friends visiting for the Thanksgiving holiday.

4:30 to 6:30pm

Peoria Made, 315 Main Street, Peoria

This event is free, but RSVPs are appreciated.

Yule Like Peoria

Peoria Area Community Events

Commercial buildings in downtown Peoria host various forms of entertainment. Refreshments will be provided in some buildings, an ice carving contest will be held at the Peoria Courthouse Plaza, costumed characters will be walking around, and people can decorate the street lights throughout downtown.

6 to 9pm with Courthouse Tree Lighting Ceremony at 6pm

Kristkindlmarkt

German American Central Society

Experience Old World Christmas Magic at Harmonie’s 9th Annual Kristkindlmarkt at The Lindenhof, 7601 N. Harker Drive, Peoria, Illinois 61615, (just off of Pioneer Parkway near Enterprise Car Rental).  Admission is free.

Saturday, November 30, 10am to 5pm and Sunday, December 1, 11am to 5pm

Saturday, December 14, 10am to 5pm and Sunday, December 15, 11am to 5pm

Morton's Hometown Holidays & Tree Lighting

Morton Chamber of Commerce

To celebrate the national holiday Small Business Saturday, the formerly weeklong event Hometown Holidays will be hosting all activities on Saturday, November 30. This year’s tree lighting will be at 7:00 PM on the same day.

Small Business Saturday

Support local businesses and buy your holiday gifts at local stores, grab coffee and lunch from local cafes and restaurants, and grab some holiday cheer at a local pub!

Music in the McKenzie

Peoria Public Library

Featuring Goodnight Gracie

Goodnight Gracie plays music of many genres including alt-rock, pop, blues, jazz, indie and originals. They love audience interaction and encourage you to sing along or get up and dance if the music moves you! https://www.facebook.com/GoodnightGracieTheBand

 

World AIDS Day

Central Illinois Friends

various locations in Peoria, Galesburg and Bloomington

 

Kristkindlmarkt

German American Central Society

Experience Old World Christmas Magic at Harmonie’s 9th Annual Kristkindlmarkt at The Lindenhof, 7601 N. Harker Drive, Peoria, Illinois 61615, (just off of Pioneer Parkway near Enterprise Car Rental).  Admission is free.

Saturday, November 30, 10am to 5pm and Sunday, December 1, 11am to 5pm

Saturday, December 14, 10am to 5pm and Sunday, December 15, 11am to 5pm

Her Majesty's Open House

Join us from 12-4 for our annual Holiday Open House at Her Majesty's English Tea Room. 211 N. 2nd Street, Dunlap.

We will serve tea and have a pastry buffet for you to enjoy.

We are running 50% off all our clothing including our children's princess dresses that day only.

Our new tea pots from the UK are here along with our Holiday British Groceries like Christmas crackers and tea!

Call 309-243-8322 for more information.