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Register to Become A Food Vendor with PPD

February 6 @ 8:00 am - March 31 @ 5:00 pm

Peoria Park District host many festivals, concerts, special events at the Peoria RiverFront, as well as many youth leagues and exercise activities throughout the parks located in the District.  CLICK HERE to access the Food Vendor Application.

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Food Vendor Application Open House

March 19 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Peoria Park District event staff will be available to explain the new food vendor application process, answer questions about the application and provide assistance to help complete the application.  Completed application packets will also be accepted.  Also, staff from the Peoria Health Department will be on hand to answer questions related to Health Department Permits.

PPD Events

Spring Floral Show

March 22 @ 10:00 am - April 21 @ 5:00 pm

From March 22 to April 24, guests can step inside the Conservatory and experience a botanical wonderland of tropical plants, spring plants, and, of course, lilies!  A community tradition, this show is a wonderful way to greet spring!

PPD Events

Enchanted PlayHouse

March 23 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

You’re invited to a day of enchantment! Channel your inner wizard with wand making! Then build a castle, pose at our fantasy photo booth, create a crown, join in on a magical storytelling time, and make unicorn or dragon slime. Wear a fantasy costume and receive $1 off museum admission! Please no masks or plastic, metal, or wooden weapons.

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Awake Expo

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March 30 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm

AWAKE EXPO - A Holistic Health and Wellness Experience -$7 ADMISSION -FREE Lectures and Demonstrations -Food/Drinks for purchase -KIDS (10 and under get in Free) -Paid Admission qualifies you for a chance at an Amazon Fire Tablet Giveaway CLICK HERE to view the event flyer.

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Awake Expo

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March 31 @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm

AWAKE EXPO - A Holistic Health and Wellness Experience -$7 ADMISSION -FREE Lectures and Demonstrations -Food/Drinks for purchase -KIDS (10 and under get in Free) -Paid Admission qualifies you for a chance at an Amazon Fire Tablet Giveaway CLICK HERE to view the event flyer.

PPD Events

Central Illinois BBQ Throwdown

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Reservations/RSVP

July 19 @ 4:00 pm - July 20 @ 11:00 pm

This Kansas City BBQ sanctioned event features over 35 of the best teams in the United States. Want a VIP experience? Friday evening sample BBQ from four award winning teams and learn tips and tricks from the pros! In 2019, we will have two VIP Tasting times available Friday night at 4:30pm and 7pm. CLICK HERE to purchase tickets  and choose the Meats ‘N Music option!. Think you have the skills to grill with the big dogs? Enter the Backyard…

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The Peoria Park District

We contribute to a healthy and vibrant Peoria community by responsibly using our District resources to offer high quality parks and recreation experiences to those who live, work and play in our District. We will be responsible stewards of all District resources. We will focus on services that make the greatest impact. We will create a culture that values and supports each other, those we serve and our community.​