Pekin Hosts Last Downtown Street Party Series of 2021

Pekin Hosts Last Downtown Street Party Series of 2021

Pekin wraps up summer street party series with music, food and local business vendors.


Pekin, IL- The City of Pekin hosts its final Downtown Street Party of the summer series this Saturday, September 25th from 5:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Held in the 300 block of Court Street, this free, outdoor concert will feature family friendly entertainment and the popular local musician group: Matt Miller Band.

The Downtown Street Party series has been held as recurring block parties in the historic downtown business district of Pekin. Each event features live, outdoor music with September 25th showcasing Matt Miller Band. With a first album released in 2017, Matt Miller has played venues with big name artists such as Trace Adkins, Shooter Jennings, Cody Jinks and more. His singles “Good Times” and “The Drinkin’ Song” are played on Nash FM Cumulus Media radio stations worldwide.

This is a free event, sponsored by the City of Pekin’s Discover Pekin tourism endeavors. Patrons are encouraged to bring their own chair and check out the locally based craft and merchandise vendors. This event will also feature entertainment activities for children and young families.

For more information about the Pekin Downtown Street Party Series, including vendor registration, contact Melanie Matthews at



Contact: Brittney Hogue

Communications Coordinator

Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce

Cell: 309-642-7029


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