August

August 1 to 30-landscape paintings, Peoria Art Guild
August 1 to 30-"Splash of Color," watermedia, Peoria Public Library
August 1, 2, 15, 16, 22, 23, 29, and 30-live music, The Wine Experience
August 1 to 9-Little Shop of Horrors, Eastlight Theatre
August 1 to 9-The Guys, Corn Stock Theatre
August 2-Beauty and the Beast, Peoria Playhouse Junior at the Shoppes at Grand Prairie
Through August 3-Bye Bye Birdie, The Peoria Community Theatre
August 3, 6, 10, 13, and 17-Peoria Municipal Band concerts, Glen Oak Amphitheater
August 4-Family Flicks featuring Road to El Dorado, Glen Oak Amphitheater
August 4-original children’s plays, Glen Oak Amphitheater
August 5, 12, and 19-Kids’ Storytime-Tales of All Kinds, Peoria Public Library
August 7 to 10-Once On This Island, Peoria Players Theatre
August 7, 14, 21, 28-CEFCU Thursday Jazz, Festival Park
August 7 and 21-Nabi’s House, Contemporary Art Center
August 8-Dive-In Movie featuring Scooby Doo, Lakeview Family Aquatic Center
August 8-Trailer Park Toubadours, Lakeview Museum
August 8 to 10-River City Soul Fest, riverfront
August 9-Any Olde Tyme, Forest Park Nature Center
August 10-Summer Festa, Hickory Grove Park
August 10-Old Time Folk and Country Jam, Forest Park Nature Center
Through August 10-Illinois Shakespeare Festival, Ewing Manor
August 14-Storytelling Festival, McClure branch of the Peoria Public Library
August 15-Rockin The Boat, Spirit of Peoria
August 15-Rhythm in the Rainforest, Luthy Botanical Garden Conservatory
August 15-The Who tribute band The Who Show, CEFCU Center Stage at the Landing
August 16-Latin Festival, Peoria Civic Center
August 17-Central Illinois Jazz Society House Band and guests, Peoria Castle Lodge
Through August 17-Songs For a New World, Apollo Theatre
August 22-Live at the Five Spot: Jazz with State of Mind, Contemporary Art Center
August 22 and 23-barbershop quartet singers, Peoria Civic Center
August 22 to 24-Erin Feis, riverfront
August 22 to 30-Meet Me in St. Louis, Corn Stock
Through August 23-mixed-media sculpture exhibit, Contemporary Art Center
Through August 24-The Taffetas, Conklin’s Barn II Dinner Theatre
Through August 24-"Earth 2U, Exploring Geography," Lakeview Museum
August 24-"Peoria Remembers-Fibber McGee and Molly," ICC
August 26-Peoria Heights Community Band, Tower Park
Aug. 28 to Sept. 28-Over The River & Through The Woods, Conklin’s Barn II Dinner Theatre
August 29-Live at the Five Spot: Jazz with Soft Spoken, Contemporary Art Center
Through August 31-"When Meteors Met The Dinosaurs," Lakeview Museum

September

September 9 to 11-Fame, Peoria Civic Center
September 11 to 21-Bram Stoker’s Dracula, Bradley University
September 13-Peoria Symphony Orchestra, Peoria Civic Center
September 19 and 21-Opera Illinois presents Lucia di Lammermoor, Peoria Civic Center
September 28 and 29-Peoria Art Guild’s 41st Annual Fine Art Fair