Events and Activities
List of Events
Step inside the Conservatory, and experience an amazing lily display and a botanical wonderland of tropical plants! A community tradition, this show is a wonderful way to greet spring. After the Zoo's Easter Egg Scramble on Saturday April 4th, the Easter Bunny will be available for photos at the Garden from 12-1 pm.
This semi-annual used book sale includes thousands of gently used books for sale at bargain prices! This is a GOOD Selection day with all purchases receiving a 75% off discount!
Due to the COVID-19 siuation, this event has been cancelled. Earth Day turns 50 this year! Celebrate Mother Nature at our annual Earth Day Festival. Enjoy fun and informational booths, music, great local food, kids activities and more!
Due to the COVID-19 situation, this event has been cancelled. Fill up on pancakes and fresh maple syrup, then learn how we make syrup by combining traditional and high-tech techniques. Taste fresh maple sap, compete in a pancake-flipping contest, tour our facilities and take advantage of discounted cabin camping. 25% off cabin rentals when you register for breakfast. Plus, this will be the first day you can purchase fresh syrup from the 2020 harvest. Early-bird discount: Register before April 20…
Get out and celebrate National Kids to Parks Day and join us for our 50th annual Clyde West Fishing Derby! Glen Oak Park Lagoon will be stocked with thousands of pounds of fish. Prizes, fun and fishing materials will be provided. Bring a picnic lunch to enjoy in the park. Admission is FREE.
In celebration of Peoria 2020 Year of the Guitar, #PeoriaYOG, 80’s monster rock is back as Hairbanger’s Ball returns to The CEFCU Center Stage @ The Landing! Join us on the RiverFront for the non-stop Hairbanger’s Ball party, and dance to all of your favorite hits from the decade of decadence. The Landing Bar will be open to serve your favorite beverages. Doors: 7pm Show: 8pm-11pm Children 12 and under are free