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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.

AMENITIES

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

Camp Wokanda


Phone: 309.579.2157
620 East Boy Scout Road
Chillicothe, IL

If you are looking for a great facility for your group’s next camping outing, look no further!  Acquired from W.D. Boyce Council of the Boy Scouts of America, Camp Wokanda encompasses over 300 acres of woodland area with a lake for fishing and various camping amenities.  Whether you like to rough it or camp with a little more comfort, Camp Wokanda will fit the bill!  Within the Camp there is a dining hall, sleeping cabins, program buildings, and more.  The Camp also offers programming such as naturalist tours and environmental educations for interested groups.

Wokanda is a great location for a family reunion, wedding or simply a weekend unplugged.

AMENITIES

  • Birthday Parties
  • Camping
  • Canoe Launch
  • Classes
  • Field Trips
  • Fishing
  • Pets Welcome
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Rentals
  • Special Events
  • Trails / Hiking
  • Weddings

Detweiller Marina


Phone: 309.673.6523
2 Caroline St
Peoria, IL

What would a park district with riverfront property be without a marina?!  The Peoria Park District operates Detweiller Marina to meet your boating needs including 180 in-water slips in various sizes, 20 in-water beach slips, and 20 dry dock launch spots.  The Marina also offers a boat ramp, playground, picnic and grill areas, and parking.

Detweiller Marina Layout

AMENITIES

  • Fishing
  • Pets Welcome
  • Picnic Table(s)
  • Playground
  • Trails / Hiking

Forest Park Nature Center


Phone: 309.686.3360
5809 North Forest Park Drive
Peoria Heights, IL

Do you enjoy bird watching or hiking?  Forest Park Nature Center is for you!  Forest Park Nature Center offers seven miles of trails for hiking and nature enjoyment and is home to a retail shop that features fair trade, environmentally-friendly items.  Interested in learning more about nature and all that it entails?  Forest Park Nature Center has classes for adults and children alike, covering topics from bats to bugs and everything in between.  Guided hiking tours are also available.

AMENITIES


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!

AMENITIES

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

Gateway Building


Phone: 309.494.6713
200 Northeast Water Street
Peoria, IL

Whether you are planning your dream wedding or a fun event for your business, the Gateway Building on the Peoria Riverfront has you covered!  The Gateway Building has various rooms available to rent that can accommodate guest lists of up to 290 people.  The Gateway Building’s exclusive list of caterers will make your event planning easy and tasty!

AMENITIES

  • Rentals
  • Special Events
  • Weddings

Glen Oak Ampitheater


2218 North Prospect Road
Peoria, IL

If you and your family are looking for a great outdoor spot to spend some time, check out Glen Oak Amphitheater!  Home to Municipal Band concerts, community traditions like the 3rd of July, and family friendly movies under the stars, the Glen Oak Amphitheater is a gem in the heart of Glen Oak Park.  The Amphitheater is also available to rent for your next event!

AMENITIES

  • Food
  • Rentals
  • Special Events

Golf Learning Center


Phone: 309.690.7612
7815 North Radnor Road
Peoria, IL

Both experienced golfers and beginners alike can agree that the Golf Learning Center is a very useful, unique aspect of the Peoria Park District’s golf portfolio.  The Golf Learning Center offers lessons for all age ranges and skill sets, as well as indoor putting and hitting stations, an all-season driving range, and par 3 pitch-and-putt course.  Be sure to also check out the pro shop for your golf equipment and accessory needs!

Welcome to our new director of golf operations, Greg Walker.  Here what Greg has to say about Peoria Park District Golf  in this interview on WMBD’s Greg and Dan Show!

AMENITIES

  • Birthday Parties
  • Classes
  • Food
  • Public Restrooms
  • Rentals
  • Shopping

Gwynn Family Aquatic Center


Phone: 309.676.2891
809 West John H Gwynn Junior Avenue
Peoria, IL

Looking to splish and splash this summer?!  Check out Gwynn Family Aquatic Center for outdoor swimming fun!  Gwynn Family Aquatic Center offers a zero depth pool, a water slide, a diving well, and a wet sand play area.  Price plans for the Aquatic Center are listed below.  Season passes and discount booklets are also available!

AMENITIES

  • Birthday Parties
  • Classes
  • Food
  • Rentals
  • Sand Volleyball
  • Special Events
  • Swimming

Kellogg Golf Course


Phone: 309.691.0293
7716 North Radnor Road
Peoria, IL

A staple in the Peoria Park District’s golf portfolio, the 18-hole Kellogg Golf Course features bent grass fairways and greens and redesigned bunkers. This 6,399-yard course is best for low to medium handicap golfers.  Kellogg also features an executive 9-hole course that is great for beginners or golfers looking to work on their game!  

Book your tee time here.

 

AMENITIES

  • Food
  • Public Restrooms
  • Rentals
  • Shopping