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Bicycle Safety Town


Phone: 309.682.6684
6518 North Sheridan Road
Peoria, IL

Many kids dream about the day they can get behind the wheel and out on the road.  Until that time comes, did you know that Peoria Park District offers a place for them to “drive” around on their bicycles?  Bicycle Safety Town offers a unique experience for bikers of all ages and skill levels to learn and play on nearly 4,000 feet of one-way streets, curves, traffic signals, overpasses, and more!  Bring your helmets on and enjoy the ride.

Bicycle Safety Town Layout

AMENITIES

  • Pets Welcome
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Playground
  • Public Restrooms
  • Shelter
  • Trails / Hiking

Franciscan Recreation Complex


Phone: 309.677.6705
908 North Sterling Avenue
Peoria, IL

The Peoria Park District has your one-stop shop in West Peoria for recreation, fitness, and fun!  The Franciscan Rec Complex not only has a full size gymnasium, meeting room with kitchenette, a dance studio, and plenty of outdoor sporting amenities, but also offers tons of great programs ranging from dance to yoga to pickleball open gyms.  The gymnasium also makes a great place for birthday parties!

Franciscan Recreation Complex Layout

AMENITIES

  • Baseball Fields
  • Birthday Parties
  • Classes
  • Day Camps
  • Pickleball and Tennis
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Playground
  • Rentals
  • Shelter
  • Soccer Fields
  • Trails / Hiking

Logan Recreation Center


Phone: 309.676.8179
1414 South Livingston Street
Peoria, IL

If you are looking for a great space for you or your family to spend some time on the South Side of Peoria, head over to the Logan Recreation Center!  The Logan Recreation Center has a slew of outdoor activity areas including three outdoor lighted basketball courts, a soccer field, a kickball area, picnic areas, a water playground, and more!  The inside of the Rec Center is filled with great space including a lounge with computer access available and a multi-purpose recreation room.  Logan Recreation Center also has after-school programs that offer homework help and many fun sporting and recreational activities!

Logan Park Layout

AMENITIES

  • Basketball Courts
  • Birthday Parties
  • Classes
  • Garden(s)
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Playground
  • Public Restrooms
  • Rentals
  • Shelter
  • Soccer Fields
  • Special Events
  • Splash Pad / Spray Element
  • Trails / Hiking

Proctor Recreation Center


Phone: 309.673.9183
309 South DuSable Street
Peoria, IL

The Proctor Recreation Center is a great place for the whole family to hang out all year round!  The Proctor Rec Center has something for everyone in your family featuring two gyms, an auditorium, lounge area, fitness room with weights, arts and crafts room, game room, outdoor water splash pad, and much more.  The Rec Center even offers after-school programs and fitness classes!  With all of its amenities, the Proctor Recreation Center also makes an excellent option for birthday parties.

Proctor Recreation Center Outdoor Layout

AMENITIES

  • Baseball Fields
  • Basketball Courts
  • Birthday Parties
  • Classes
  • Day Camps
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Playground
  • Public Restrooms
  • Rentals
  • Shelter
  • Special Events
  • Splash Pad / Spray Element
  • Swimming
  • Volleyball

Sommer Park South


Phone: 309.691.8423
6329 N Koerner Rd
Edwards, IL 61528

Sommer Farm is a use-by-reservation/rental/special events/wedding facility with a focus on Living History & Environmental Education.  The 320-acre site offers private picnics and outings for groups of up to 1000, primarily April through November.  The park also features a teams course.

Sommer Park South Layout

AMENITIES

  • Canoe Launch
  • Day Camps
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Rentals
  • Shelter
  • Special Events
  • Trails / Hiking
  • Weddings

Tawny Oaks Field Station


Phone: 309.418.7051
715 West Singing Woods Road
Edelstein, IL

The Tawny Oaks Field Station is the newest environmental facility in the Peoria Park District!  Tawny Oaks is comprised of a prairie restoration, ½ mile of handicap accessible trail, a picnic area, and visitor center with restrooms.  Tawny Oaks is open seasonally and offers various workshops, educational walks, and bird watching events.

AMENITIES

  • Classes
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Public Restrooms
  • Shelter
  • Special Events
  • Trails / Hiking