iBi - June 2015

Discover Peoria all over again...
by Stevie Zvereva

To see a city for its true worth, sometimes you need to explore it like a tourist. With a fresh perspective, everyday sights take on new meaning; obvious destinations become marvels all over again.

Off the Beaten Path

by Jonathan Wright

While mainstays like Wildlife Prairie Park, Peoria Riverfront Museum and Caterpillar Visitors Center are top of mind, what about some of the Peoria area's less-heralded treasures?

Connecting People to Treasures

by Anaise Berry
Illinois River Road National Scenic Byway

The Illinois River Road National Scenic Byway is a grassroots effort connecting people to the treasures of the Illinois River Valley.

Museums and the Community

by Rebecca Herz
Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum

With the PlayHouse about to open, its director explains how its unique character will complement Peoria’s existing cultural institutions.

Building an Arts Destination

by Maegan Gilliland
ArtsPartners of Central Illinois

A rich tapestry of initiatives is bringing the city to life… and offering unique experiences for visitors and residents alike.