12544 PACE Web Rotator Taste of Peoria

August 8, 2018 at the Riverfront Festival Park,  4:00 - 11:00 pm

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crowdPeoria Area Community Events brings you the 37th Annual Taste of Peoria on Wednesday, August 8th 2018 at the Peoria Riverfront. The Taste of Peoria has a block party atmosphere where you can enjoy amazing music for all ages. Gates open at 4 PM.

New Restaurants this year:
We have 5 new restaurants in the Taste of Peoria this year: Alwan & Sons Meats – Avanti’s Ristorante – CxT Roasting Co – Johnny’s Italian Steakhouse – Table 19 at Hotel Pere Marquette. We also welcome back Kenny’s – Qdoba Mexican Eats – and Schnuck’s who took last year off.

PACE is providing free shuttle bus service throughout downtown Peoria (Look for the “Enjoy Peoria” Shuttle Bus) from 4 – 11PM. Starting at the Gateway Building to Jefferson, to Hamilton, to Washington, to State, to Water Street back to the Gateway Building.

No PETS and backpacks will be allowed. Purses will be subject to random screening.

All proceeds from the Taste of Peoria are used to repair and build new Santa Parade Floats and maintain the 2 warehouses where PACE houses the floats and event equipment.

Event Information

  • August 8, 2018
  • Peoria Riverfront Park
  • Hours: 4:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Entertainment Schedule

  • 4:30 Todd Kelly Jazz Quintet
  • 6:30 Stone Cold Cowboys
  • 9:00 JammSammich

pdf 2017 Event Map

pdf 2017 Restaurants

pdf Printable Flyer

pdf Shuttle Info

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