Downtown Farmer’s Market & Artists (Weekly, Thursdays Mid June – September)
Open-air market featuring locally grown fresh produce, delicious baked goods, flowers and herbs, crafts, organic items and arts. Free, live entertainment periodically on the Courthouse lawn. Held on Capitol Street, opposite the Courthouse. Family event.
Summer Fun on Court (Saturday June 11 & Friday July 8 from 5:00-10:00 p.m.):
Music fills the air in historic downtown Pekin with an outdoor street party. Bring your lawn chair and enjoy the live entertainment and food vendor available. Family event, although alcohol will be sold.
Pekin Main Street Super Cruise (Friday July 29, 4 – 10p.m./Saturday July 30, 1 - 8p.m.):
Event expands, 2 Day Event Downtown Pekin fills up with beautifully restored to new model cars, trucks & bikes for this 6th annual popular event. Last year over 6,000 people attended this event to view over 1000 cars, trucks and bikes on display. Live music, food & vehicle related vendors, awards and spirits will be available. Free registration for vehicle display. Family event, although alcohol will be sold.