Peoria's Arts and Culture Festival
Celebrating Peoria’s Past and Preserving its Future
If you would like to be a craft vendor for the 2016 Arts and Culture Festival, visit www.azstreetmarket.com/peorias-art--cultural-festival.html
Please note: The information below is from our 2015 event, which has completed. Check back in January for the 2016 details.
Saturday, April 11, 2015
Peoria and Grand Avenues
8:00am - 4:00pm
The City of Peoria and the Peoria Unified School District have teamed up to honor the community’s past and celebrate the future through the Peoria Arts & Cultural Festival. The event will be located at Peoria and Grand Avenues in the following venues; Osuna Park, Peoria’s Center for Performing Arts, Peoria Historical Museums, Community Center and surrounding Streets.
Students from Peoria Unified School District will exhibit their artwork, perform dance routines, theater acts, choir and band on 6 stages throughout the event. Attendees also can watch pottery being made, participate in a 5K run, family bike ride, wagon rides, and a kid’s zone.
To support the efforts of the Peoria Education Foundation please visit their website at www.peoriaedfoundation.org.
Peoria Police Art Contest
Closures for the event start at 1am on Saturday, April 4:
Washington from 83rd Avenue to 84th Avenue
Jefferson Street from 83rd Avenue to 84th Avenue
84th Avenue from Washington Street to Jefferson Street
83rd Avenue from Washington Street to Madison Street
*Additional parking is located at City Hall south of Madison Street or in the parking garages on 85th Avenue and 83rd Avenue north of Mountain View.
Special Events Supervisor
Special Events Coordinator