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Challenge of the Bluffs
Beginning in front of the Riverbender.com Community Center, runners will make their way up a scenic and challenging 5-mile route through the Christian Hill and Fairmount neighborhoods and finish on Belle and 4th Street. Walking participants have the option of a 2-mile route to Riverview Park and back on the same course.
Above It All
This Bed & Breakfast sits up on a hill and is surrounded by forest on three sides. Sit and relax in the hot tub as you look at the amazing view!
Featuring local and Illinois made gifts, foods, and specialties. Enjoy specialty coffees, muffins, desserts and other goodies in their historic building built in 1906 which boasts the original art deco soda fountain from the 30's.
Gus Macker Basketball
Downtown Quincy is filled with courts of 3 X 3 basketball games throughout Memorial Weekend annually. Food, shopping and a great variety of ball games and contests line the streets of the city.
Bishop Hill Rug Hook Retreat
Time has passed, and the tradition of rug hooking continues. Join Ella Davidson at the Old Colony School and a variety of instructors to learn the craft of rug hooking. Learn about the history, the process and the materials needed to design your rug for you to enjoy now and in the future.
CITY: Bishop Hill
MIP Arts & Crafts Fair
Heralded as one of the largest arts and crafts fairs in the Midwest, the MPI Arts & Crafts Fair features over 200 vendors - both indoors and outdoors in Milan, Illinois just a few minutes from Rock Island and Moline, Illinois in the Quad Cities. You are sure to find a treasure to take home with you! Handcrafted items can be found for the inside of your home, your outdoor gardens, and even items to wear and use. Make your plans to attend the annual MIP Arts & Carts Fair. If you like to attend arts and crafts fairs, this is one you won't want to miss.
For 74 years, Castelli’s has been serving traditional food to the folks of Alton. Known for its Fried Chicken, Castelli’s doesn’t just rest its laurels on the bird because everything from Italian dishes to steaks and sides are prepared especially for you.
Interplanetary 5K Race & 1 Mile Fitness Walk
The Interplanetary 5K Race & 1 Mile Fitness Walk is a family oriented Race/Walk for participants of all ages - 5K Race for all ages, 1 Mile Fitness Walk, 1/2 Mile Kids' Fun Run. Walk or run through portions of the world's largest solar system model, an experience that is out of this world. Participants will follow the routes of interplanetary explorers through the solar system from the Sun to Mars and back. It's athletic, it's educational, it's fun... for the whole family!
Located in Peoria since 1926, Agatucci’s family-owned restaurant hasn’t changed much, which if you ask the throngs of regulars who shuffle in and out of its modest doors every day, that’s a good thing.
Between Friendz Gifts
Between Friendz Gifts is a store designed to allow shoppers to purchase high quality, handmade items. There are several local craftsman who specialize in handcrafted jewelry, bronze and silver decoration, steam punk jewelry, and original art. We also offer uniquely created purses, scarves and more.
Rootabaga Jazz Festival
Orpheum Theatre and McGillacuddy’s, 58 S. Cherry Street - features Internationally recognized jazz artists, plus regional bands and the award-winning Knox College Jazz Ensemble.
Quincy Preserves Behind Closed Doors Home Tour
Spring beauty in Quincy is welcomed by the annual Quincy Preserves home tours. Held the first Sunday in May accompanied by the annual Dogwood Festival. Homes are adorned with plants and blooming trees in the yards and gardens. Tour 6 homes in Quincy from 1-5pm. Tickets are available at the door of each home for $15 per person or $12 in advance.
The Sterling Theater
This 2 screen brew-and-view style theater serves beer and wine, non-alcoholic beverages, snacks, small appetizers and Chicago-style hot dogs.
Bridge The Gap to Health Marathon
Bridge the Gap to Health 5K, 10K and 1/2 marathon takes off across the Mississippi River each spring, spanning runners and walkers across two bridges. Beginning at 8am and held May 17th in Clat Adams Park on Quincy's Riverfront.
Experienced birder, knowledgeable about a variety of birding habitats in the Galena/Jo Daviess County Area, offers guided field trips on selected Saturdays. Private trips available by appointment.
56th Annual Fall Old Market Day
This turn-of-the-century, open-air market features ladies in period costumes selling wares, arts and crafts vendors, and heritage skills demonstrations.
Antique Engine & Tractor Association Working Farm Show
Visit the 50-acre showground and experience the fall harvest early 1900’s style. Event features the historical value of collection and exhibition of gasoline and steam tractors, power driven farm machinery and other equipment through field demonstrations, displays of gas engines, garden tractors, farm tractors and equipment. Tractor pulls, craft demonstrations, speakers, children activities and music are featured daily. Food is available and parking is free. .
The marina is surrounded by a nine acre green space with shelter and electricity for picnics or family reunions; public restrooms with showers; playground; grills and picnic tables. For more information on rentals, the picnic shelter, or winter storage, contact the marina or visit their website.
Adjacent to Oakley-Lindsay Convention Center and near South End Industrial Complex businesses. Visit downtown shops and dining, plus historic districts within walking distance of the Hampton Inn. Complimentary breakfast, fitness center, indoor pool and wireless high speed internet.
DragonLand Water Park
DragonLand has something for everyone, all on three-plus acres of immaculately kept park land with ample room to stretch out and soak up the rays! DragonLand is handicapped accessible and has an award winning lifeguard staff ready to make your visit a safe one. Zero depth, play / entry area and two water slides that twist and turn you "Dude" the dragon slide with mushroom waterfall geyser play features Sand beach play area with water equipment and extended deck / patio with lounge chairs "Adults only" patio with large turf for sunbathing Reasonably priced cafeteria style concessions Sand beach volleyball courts with changing, shower and locker facilities Heated pool with lighting for night activities Fully handicapped accessible
Pavillion on the Lagoon at Mineral Springs Park
This beautiful 100+ year old building serves as the focal point of our community and is available for your group, family or organization's use. Comfortably seating 70 people, the Pavilion is surrounded with windows overlooking the lagoon and a large, wrap-around porch.
Lakeview Family Aquatic Center
Zero depth entry pool, 2 huge water slides, one smaller slide, 2 diving boards, children’s sand play area, sand volleyball, arcade, lockers, showers, concessions and souvenirs!
Budget Host Inn
The Budget Host Inn conveniently located in downtown Quincy overlooking the Mississippi River. Also offering extended stays and within walking distance to downtown shopping and dining and is one block from the Oakley Lindsay Civic Center. Serving a hot breakfast daily with affordable rates and a large outdoor pool.
Corpus Christi Catholic Church
Completed in 1885, the church has a 150' spire and neo-Gothic architecture. Only ten Catholic churches in the U.S. have a saint’s body, and Corpus Christi houses the holy relic of St. Crescent, taken out of the catacombs in Rome in 1838.
Previously known as O' Brien Field, Dozer Park is home to Minor League Baseball’s Peoria Chiefs and Bradley University Baseball. Located in downtown Peoria. Within walking distance of the Peoria Civic Center and minutes from several downtown hotels. A modern state of the art facility with private dining areas and business meeting accommodations all year round. The perfect fit for all types of group outings.
Sugar Wood-Fired Bistro
Located in the heart of Peoria'a Warehouse District, this quick-casual dining experience is unrivaled in central Illinois. Fired by locally-sourced hardwood, the menu features gourmet pizzas, sandwiches and a variety of other delectable dishes as well as tasty treats.
Wheels O'Time Museum
Located 8 miles north of downtown Peoria on Route 40. Displays of vintage and classic autos, Early Ford V8 Club rotating monthly, gas engines, fire engines, airplanes, tractors, musical instruments, juke boxes, toys, dolls, animated miniature circus, and many “hands-on” displays. Open May-October, Wednesday-Sunday, Noon-5 p.m. with a new Ford exhibit on display every month.
Gwynn Family Aquatic Center
This is an outdoor facility that includes a zero depth pool with play equipment, water slide, diving well and wet sand play area. Children seven years and under must be accompanied by an adult 17 years or older.
Landmark Cinemas, where the price is always right, offers 12 screens with evening and matinee showings. Spring & summer drive-in after dusk.
Chillicothe Historical Society
Chillicothe Historical Society was created for the preservation of the town's heritage and history. We feature a Johnston McCully exhibit, "creator of fictional character Zorro."
J.K. Williams Distilling, LLC.
Just as you were converted to craft beers after sipping that first microbrew, you’re sure to be won over by the quality of craft whiskey. You’ll never go back to gulping run-of-the-mill whiskey after experiencing the smooth, warm flavor of our whiskey and bourbon made in small batches in pot stills. At J.K. Williams, our passion is your pleasure. Open to the public Saturdays & Sundays for group-friendly tours and tasting!
CITY: East Peoria
Metamora Court House Museum
The Metamora Courthouse was built in 1845 and served as the center of county government until the county seat was moved to Eureka in 1896. It is one of two surviving courthouses on the historic Eighth Judicial Circuit traveled by Abraham Lincoln. In 1978 the Courthouse was added to the National Register of Historic Places. The first floor of the two-story brick structure contains a central hall flanked by two exhibit rooms, one displaying artifacts of early local history, the other with exhibits describing the 1850s court system and Lincoln's life on the Eighth Judicial Circuit. On the second floor, the former courtroom and two small chambers are furnished to represent the era during which Lincoln practiced law.
Magic Dragon Golf & Games
This state of the art, beautifully landscaped miniature golf course features 18 holes of choice, chance, and challenge, including six holes that are handicapped accessible. With a stream running through the course, it's bound to add some unexpected challenges to your game. Walk through the caboose which serves as hole No. 4. Enjoy the beautiful landscaped eclectic theme of the history of Pekin.
Owens Recreation Center
Features two full size indoor rinks. Daily public skate hours. Skate rental, concessions, private figure skating lessons, hockey instructions, and league play. Open year round.
W.H. Sommer Park
Use-by-reservation facility: 1850's pioneer homestead living history site, teams course programs, special events, picnic shelter rentals including fishing, canoeing, hayrides, and hiking trails.
Autumn Art & Craft Fair
Over 90 talented artisans and crafters offer unique, handmade artwork, crafts and jewelry. This indoor event has something for the whole family with a delicious food court. Sponsored by the River Ridge PTO
Peoria Historical Society
Our mission is to preserve and celebrate Peoria's story. We own two historic house museums and provide certified guides for the History Trolley and other tours.
The Napp Inn
Newly renovated accommodations. Enjoy breakfast or lunch in the new Bistro restaurant. Free wireless internet. Just off I-88.
CITY: Rock Falls
Mt. Hawley Bowl and Castle Golf
Family entertainment: Bowl in 24 automatic scoring lane facility with a snack bar, cocktail lounge and arcade. Play miniature golf on 18 holes with waterfalls, sand traps and a 30 foot castle. Group rates available for parties.
Offers a wide variety of customer favorites including: Hibachi, Sushi, Thai, Maki Rolls and fine Asian dinners. Our main feature is the Hibachi Style Grill. Customers can select their own meats and vegetables and have it cooked by a professional Hibachi chef right in front of them. If you're a sushi fan, we have an endless sushi bar all freshly prepared. Hokkaido provides a healthy alternative to other restaurant varieties in town with fresh ingredients, delicious entrees' and excellent service.
Kouri's Pub, locally owned and operated and it is where the local's go to eat, drink and relax. With a sports-themed casual dining atmosphere exceptional friendly staff and great food you will never be disappointed. Enjoy your favorite game on one of the many Plasma TV's showing every satellite sports game and much more. Open daily from 11 AM - 1 AM, 7 days a week.
Martinis on the Water
Peoria's original martini bar. They feature over 120 martinis on their menu. Martinis also has live music five nights a week.
With each dish paying homage to our Midwestern roots and served with warmth by our service team, each dining experience will make guests feel as if they are at "Table 19." Chef Matthew Ianetta's passion for featuring farm fresh items from our community is evident in all of our selections. Just as Table 19 is a new twist on the past, Chef Ianetta's menu makes classics new again with fresh perspective and integration of modern techniques.
The Bullpen Sports Bar & Grill
The Bullpen Sports Bar is located in Landmark Recreation Center, with darts, pool, Golden Tee Live, Big Buck Hunter, bags, shuffleboard, and more! We also have three gigantic projection HD quality screens and 17 fifty-inch plasmas.
Happy Thoughts Coffee
A coffee shop that also serves lunch (croissant sandwiches, homemade soup, desserts, and bakery items). Bulk coffee and gift packs also for sale.
Darling's Downtown offers a delicious made-to-order breakfast and lunch menu served Monday - Friday, making Darling's Downtown the perfect place for a weekday break.
Double A's Pizza Bar & Grill!
Before the game, after the game. Visit Double A's Sports Bar & Grill, known for their family friendly atmosphere, great wings, pizza, lunch buffet and TV's for every sporting event.
Na Nas Taco Shop
The best authentic Mexican food in town and now serving breakfast tacos!
Maple City Fine Art Exhibition
Area artists display their artwork at the Geneseo Art League and the Cellar Restaurant and compete for top honors during this exhibit.
Maxwell Street Sales
Retailers and residents fill downtown State Street with a variety of unique items all priced to sell. Open 8 am to 2 pm. FREE.
Madison on The Square
Open daily at 10am with coffee, tea, our famous cinnamon rolls, scones, muffins and other treats. Offering free WIFI! We have take-and-bake casseroles available for you to serve your family...and you take it out of your oven so you don't even have to tell them you didn't make it! We have a wide array of baked goods and other items that can be ordered ahead and picked up for a special event, party, or just because! We take reservations.
The PIT & Frankie's Fun Center
The PIT & Frankie's Fun Center offers a great place where a family, tween or teens can hang out with pizza, hand-dipped ice cream, and snacks. You can also shoot pool or play arcade games.
Echo Valley Meats
Echo Valley Meats, located in Bartonville, is a specialty meat store providing daily lunches, soups, assorted meats and catering. We are also able to process deer sausage and snack sticks.
Discover what is new as Historic Bishop Hill opens for the season, enjoy coffee and cookies while shopping and visiting the museums. Delight in the familiar. Free and open 10 am to 5 pm.
CITY: Bishop Hill
Cambridge Fest & Auto Show
If you enjoy classic cars and trucks in a historic downtown setting, please join us for the annual Cambridge Main Street Fest & Auto Show in Cambridge. Over 150 cars, trucks and motorcycles will be on display. The day offers live entertainment, tours of the Historical Heritage Village, a bake sale, N & G Scale train display, food and craft vendors, along with many other activities. The evening ends with a street dance.
Family restaurant in Chillicothe with home-cooked lunches, soups, dinner & desserts. Daily specials.
Colona Freedom Celebration
Annual celebration at the Hennepin Canal Parkway featuring a breakfast, the Hennepin Hustle 5kRun/Walk, fishing derby for children 5- 15 years, car show, horseshoe and co-ed softball tournaments and lots of food. Visit for the day and stay for the grand finale fireworks show at dusk.
Firehouse Pizza & Pub
Firehouse Pizza & Pub in East Peoria is a family friendly pizzeria offering made-to-order pizzas using the freshest meats, cheeses and vegetables available and using our own dough made daily on-site. Try our special "sweet sauce" or one of our original 8 sauces. After enjoying the highest quality pizza in town, visit our contemporary pub right next door. Small group tours welcome!
CITY: East Peoria
The Locker Room Sports Bar & Grill
Grab a great American brew today! The Locker Room, located in downtown Peoria, offers great lunch specials, great service, and nightly drink specials.
C-Note Pub is a quaint basement pub with a "Cheers-like" atmosphere. They offer a full-service bar and supper menu with appetizers, sandwiches, and fries or sweet potato fries, plus salads.
Kouri's is a locally-owned and operated pub where the locals go to eat, drink, and relax. You will never be disappointed with a sports-themed casual dining atmosphere, exceptional friendly staff and great food.
The Creek on State
One of Peoria's newest restaurants downtown, The Creek on State has mastered fine dining with great food, wine, and service.