October

October 1 Parrothead, Sangamon Auditorium
October 1 Central Illinois Landmark Foundation hosts “Champagne and Chocolate Celebration,” Grand Army of the Republic Hall
October 1 Bradley Chamber Orchestra
Through October 2 Cabaret, Bradley University
Through October 2 Urinetown, Corn Stock Theatre
October 4 Travels Through Literature series, ICC North
October 4 to 29 Bradley University Student Juried Exhibition
October 5 to 25 Peoria Film Noir Festival, Peoria Public Library and Apollo Theatre
October 7 Peoria Ballet hosts Starlight Stroll, Luthy Botanical Garden
October 7 to 15 The Cemetery Club, Peoria Players Theatre
October 7 to 16 Historic Springdale Cemetery Tours
Oct. 7 to Nov. 12 Peoria Art Guild’s Members’ Exhibit
October 8 Echoes, Forest Park Nature Center
Through October 9 The Wonder Years, Illinois Central College
October 11 The Minnesota Crime Wave, Peoria Public Library
October 13 Ananse! Early in the Day, Sangamon Auditorium
October 13 Bradley University’s Visual Voices Professional Lecture Series
October 13 Fine Arts Society Lecture Series, First Baptist Church
October 13 to 16 Caterpillar Mixed Chorus presents The Wizard of Oz, Eastlight Theatre
October 13 to 23 A History of Things That Never Happened, Heartland Community Theatre
October 15 Micahel Wolff & Impure Thoughts, Braden Autidtorium
October 15 Peoria Symphony Orchestra, Peoria Civic Center
Oct. 15 to Nov. 6 “Asian Landscapes,” Luthy Botanical Garden
October 16 Prairie Wind Ensemble, Illinois Central College
October 18 Dan Britton: Cradle Oak Press Visiting Artist Exhibition-Printmaking, Bradley University
October 21 Berenstain Bears on Stage, Sangamon Auditorium
October 21 and 22 New Faces, Bradley University
October 21 to 23 H.M.S. Pinafore, Illinois Central College
October 22 Bradley University Symphonic Band and Symphonic Winds
Through October 23 Pioneer Days, Sommer Park
October 23 Whoppi Goldberg, Braden Auditorium
October 23 Bradley University Jazz Ensembles
October 25 Illinois Central College Jazz Band
October 26 and 27 Thoroughly Modern Millie, Peoria Civic Center
Oct. 27 to Nov. 5 The Fantasticks, Eureka College
October 28 Second City Touring Company, Illinois Central College
October 28 and 29 The Rocky Horror Picture Show, Peoria Players Theatre
Oct. 28 to Nov. 5 The Crucible, Corn Stock Theatre
Through Oct. 29 Judy Weiss and Che Rhodes exhibits, Contemporary Art Center
October 29 Peoria Symphony Orchestra family concert, Grace Presbyterian Church
Through Oct. 30 Anybody For Murder?, Conklin’s Barn II Dinner Theatre
Through Nov. 6 “Behind the Iron Curtain: Russian Impressionism,” Lakeview Museum

November

November 10 to 20 Anton in Show Business, Bradley University
November 11 to 19 Pump Boys and Dinettes, Peoria Players Theatre
November 15 Pianist Andreas Klein, Eureka College
Nov. 19 to Dec. 24 Crimson Door Holiday Show, Peoria Art Guild