Event Calendars

Mackinaw Canoe Club events


The Mackinaw Canoe Club offers a variety of different outings throughout the year. Click here to see their Meetup Group page. 

Bikepacking trip May 2020


Planning a bikepacking trip for May 29, 30 and 31st in 2020! Click below for more details! 

Bushwhacker Events


Bushwhacker is the one stop shop for all of your outdoor gear. Click here to see a list of events they put on each month from their store. 

Trail running races


Click here to see a list of the trail races put on by the Central Illinois Trail Runners Association. (CITRA)

Peoria Co-op-casual bike outings


They run some fun things throughout the year as well as the big Bike and Brew event in the spring. 

Mountain bike races


Click here to see a list of area mountain bike races put on by the Peoria Area Mountain Bike Association (PAMBA)

Upcoming Hikes


Is hiking your thing? Click here to see a list of upcoming hikes organized by the local Meetup group for varying levels and lengths of hikes throughout the year. 

Road rides/races


Here's a list of different road rides and races supported by the Illinois Valley Wheelmen . They offer an extensive list of varying levels of rides. 

Central Illlinois Bike Touring


Another Meetup group organized to promote different types of bike rides throughout central Illinois

Live music/Pour Brothers Tap Room


Pour Bros Tap Room, the first pour your own microbrew in Illinois, hosts some of the best and biggest live music gatherings every Sat night during warmer temps. 

In the news...Peoria rated one of the top adventure towns by National Geographic


Click on the link below to read an article in National Geographic that called out Peoria for being a great adventure town. 

Road Running Races


 ShaZam Racing is another great attribute of the Running Central business, and promotes many of the local races throughout the area. 

Bikepacking trip, May 22-24 2020


Planning on a  3 day bikepacking trip May 2020! Click below for more details! 

Orienteering Events


Check out the Illinois River Valley Orienteering Club calendar of events for upcoming outings! 

Paddle Races throughout the Midwest


 You can search this site for a list of kayak and canoe races throughout the midwest-not just Peoria or even Illinois. 

Peoria Ski Club Events


The Peoria Ski Club hosts a number of events to keep you busy this winter-both nearby as well as across the country.  Click here to see their upcoming events.