September

September 1 to 15-"Bradley Graduates Working," Hartmann Center Gallery
September 1 to 15-"Art on the Prairie," Wildlife Prairie State Park 
Through September 2-Bearfoots bear show, Wonders of Wildlife Gallery
September 3-Writers Live program featuring mystery novelist Sarah Stewart Taylor, Lakeview branch
September 3 to 30-"Young at Art," Peoria Public Library
September 4 and 18-Nabi’s House, Contemporary Art Center
September 5-Jazz violinist Zach Brock, ICC Performing Arts Center
September 5 to 13-Les Miserables-School Edition, Eastlight Theatre
September 5 to October 31-"Nascene" and "Functional Compositions," Contemporary Art Center
September 5 to November 15-"Between Worlds: Kabul/New York, 2001," Peoria Art Guild
September 6-AmerenCILCO Summer Serenade featuring American English, Lakeview Museum lawn
September 8-Alison Krauss and Union Station, Peoria Civic Center
September 9 to 11-Fame, Civic Center
September 9 to 28-The Last Five Years, Apollo Professional Theatre
September 11 to 21-Big River: The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Bradley University Theatre
September 12-Opera Illinois preview brunch, Peoria Women’s Club
September 12-Live at the Five Spot: funk bluegrass with Doc Rodgers & The Rock Dodgers, Contemporary Art Center
September 12 to 20-Fiddler on the Roof, Peoria Players Theatre
September 13-Peoria Symphony Orchestra, Civic Center
September 14-Old Time Folk and Country Jam, Forest Park Nature Center
September 16-Pekin Concert Association presents The Marlins, Pekin Community High School
September 18-Peoria Historical Society Lecture Series, Lakeview Musuem
September 19 and 20-Cats, Sangamon Auditorium
September 19 and 21-Opera Illinois presents Lucia di Lammermoor, Civic Center
September 19 to 21-Oktoberfest, Peoria riverfront
September 20 to November 30-"Linda McCartney’s Sixties: Portrait of an Era," Lakeview Museum
September 21-Barb Boyles Touch of Jazz and the Central Illinois Jazz Society House Band, Peoria Castle Lodge
September 22-Arts and Lecture Series featuring Carl Bernstein, Eureka College
September 26-Live at the Five Spot: Latin jazz and salsa with The Hartbeats, Contemporary Art Center
September 26-Fine Art Fair Preview Party, Peoria Art Guild
September 26 to October 2-The Illusion, ICC Theatre Department
September 27-"A Passage Through India: India’s Independence Day Celebration," Civic Center
September 27 and 28-Peoria Art Guild’s 41st Annual Fine Art Fair, Peoria riverfront
September 28-St. Martin Chamber Players concert, St. Martin de Porres
Through September 28-Over the River and Through the Woods, Conklin’s Barn II Dinner Theatre

October 

October 4-Peoria Ballet presents X-Tensions, Peoria Civic Center
October 10 to 18-Dial "M" For Murder, Peoria Players Theatre
October 14 to November 2-Misery, Apollo Professional Theatre
October 28-Peoria Symphony presents a Roaring 1920s concert, Civic Center
October 14-15-Kiss Me Kate, Civic Center