December

December 1 to 30 – "King of the Wild Frontier-50 Years of Disney's Davy Crocket," Peoria Public Library
Through Dec. 24 – Contemporary Art Center Student Exhibit
Through Dec. 24 – Crimson Door Holiday Show, Peoria Art Guild
Through Dec. 24 – Nature Art Show and Sale, Forest Park Nature Center
Through Dec. 26 – "The Land Through a Lens," Lakeview Museum
December 28 to 31 – Kwanzaa Display, Luthy Botanical Garden
Dec. 29 to Jan.2 – Forever Plaid, Peoria Players Theatre
Through Dec. 30 – "Christmas on the Prairie," Prairie Building
Through Dec. 31 – Holiday Snap, Conklin's Barn II Dinner Theatre
Through January 2 – Poinsettia Show, Luthy Botanical Garden

January

Jan. 1 to Feb.19 – Adam Mass Exhibit, Contemporary Art Center
Through January 2 – Forever Plaid, Peoria Players Theatre
Through January 2 – Poinsettia Show, Luthy Botanical Garden
January 3 to 31– Peoria Color Camera Club Member Photos, Peoria Public Library
January 4 to 9 – Mamma Mia, Peoria Civic Center
Jan. 6 to Feb. 26 – Lester Julian Merriweather Exhibit, Contemporary Art Center
January 7 – Live at the Five Spot: Celtricity, Contemporary Art Center
January 7 – Third Annual Arts Career Day, Illinois Central College
January 8 to April 3 – "Art & the Animal," Lakeview Museum
January 9 – Bluegrass Jam, Pizza Works
January 10 – Tim Conway and Harvey Korman in "Together Again," Peoria Civic Center
January 13 – Fine Arts Society Lecture Series, Lakeview Museum
Jan. 13 to Feb. 20 – Forever Plaid, Conklin's Barn II Dinner Theatre
January 14 – Live at the Five Spot: Doc Rodgers & the Rock Dodgers, Contemporary Art Center
January 15 – Peoria Symphony Orchestra, Peoria Civic Center
January 16 – Central IL Jazz Society House Band & Carl Anderson & His New Orleans Jazz Band, Radisson Hotel
January 19 – Curious George, Peoria Civic Center
January 19 – "Organize You," Peoria Public Library
January 20 – Curious George, Sangamon Auditorium
January 21 – Live at the Five Spot: Preston Jackson & Friends, Contemporary Art Center
January 22 – Contact: The Musical, Sangamon Auditorium
January 23 – St. Martin Chamber Players, Universalist Unitarian Church of Peoria
January 26 – Live at the Five Spot: State of Mind, Contemporary Art Center
Through January 28 – The Global Expressions Art Show, Freight House Exchange
January 28 & 29 – "Longer," Prairie Cabaret Theatre
January 29 – Leahy, Sangamon Auditorium
January 30 – Peoria Area Music Teachers Association 2005 Benefit Concert, Bertha Frank Performing Arts Center

February

February 5 – Peoria Symphony Orchestra presents "Slavic Nights," Peoria Civic Center
February 11 & 13 – Opera Illinois presents La Traviata, Peoria Civic Center
February 11 to 19 – Once Upon a Mattress, Peoria Players Theatre
February 18 & 19 – Crazy For You, Peoria Civic Center