Peoria, Ariz. (March 4, 2013) – The city and school district have teamed up to honor the community’s past and celebrate the future through the Peoria Arts & Cultural Festival on Saturday, April 6 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Osuna Park at 83rd and Grand avenues.
Students from Peoria Unified School District will exhibit their artwork, compete in a culinary cook-off, and perform dance routines, theater acts, choir and band. Attendees also can watch pottery being made or for a small fee, participate in a 5K run, family bike ride, wagon rides, and a kid’s zone.
The Peoria Community Center will be re-dedicated at 9 a.m. to showcase the facility’s transformational “facelift.” Visitors to the center can stroll through the art gallery or sign up for the Oldtown Public Art Walking Tour.
Thanks to Larry Miller Toyota’s generosity, admission is free. For more information, visit www.peoriaaz.gov/specialevents or call 623-773-7137.