July 1 – August 23 Mixed-media sculpture and paintings, Contemporary Art Center.
July 3 Great Expectations 2003 Show Chorus, Glen Oak Amphitheater.
July 3, 10, 17, 24, & 31 CEFCU evening concerts, Peoria riverfront. 
July 7, 14, 21, 28 Family Flicks, Glen Oak Amphitheater.
July 9 Bill Tole and the Jimmy Dorsey Orchestra, Peoria Civic Center.
July 9 – 26 Peoria Art Guild Members’ Show
July 10 – 13 Community Children’s Theatre presents The Hobbit-A Musical, Peoria Players Theatre.
July 11 Live at the Five Spot: Rhythm and Blues with Doran & The Soul Mystics, Contemporary Art Center.
July 11 – 19 MAPKids’ Summer Theatre Program presents The Adventures of Alice, Bertha Frank Performing Arts Center.
July 11, 12, 18, 19, 25, & 26 Live music, Wine Experience.
July 11, 18 & 26 Tribute bands, CEFCU Center Stage at the Landing. 
July 11 – 19 Jesus Christ, Superstar, Corn Stock Theatre.
July 12 Intermediate Glass Beadmaking workshop, Peoria Art Guild.
July 13 Central Illinois Jazz Society House Band and the Doug Stone Ensemble, Peoria Castle Lodge.
July 13 & 27 Old Time Folk and Country Jam, Forest Park Nature Center.
July 14 Original children’s plays, Glen Oak Amphitheater.
July 18 Peoria POPS orchestra 25th anniversary, Glen Oak Amphitheater .
July thru July 20 The Perfect Wedding, Conklin’s Barn II Theatre. 
July 22 Peoria Heights Community Band, Tower Park.
July 22 – August 17 Songs For a New World, Apollo Professional Theatre.
July 23 Season Gala Preview, Peoria Players Theatre.
July 24 Youth Music Festival, Glen Oak Amphitheater.
July 24 – August 24 The Taffetas, Conklin’s Barn II Theatre.
July 25 The Youth Music Festival, Glen Oak Park.
July 25 Live at the Five Spot: Jazz with Swing Daddies, Contemporary Art Center.

August

August 1 – 9 Eastlight Theatre presents Little Shop of Horrors, East Peoria Community High School.
August 2 Park Players presents Beauty and the Beast, Shoppes at Grand Prairie “Peoria Playhouse Junior” children’s space.
August 7 – 10 Peoria Players Summer Youth Theatre presents Once On This Island.
August 9 – 10 River City Soul Fest, Festival Park.
August 15 Rhythm in the Rain Forest, Luthy Botanical Garden Conservatory.