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HopScotch will take place at the Peoria PlayHouse (located at 2218 N Prospect Road in Peoria) tonight (Thursday) from 6 – 9 pm. An adults only event, it features food from the Cookery, tours of the museum, games for adults with prizes, whiskey cocktails, craft beers, a live auction and music provided by Projekts. Tickets are $55 per person or $85 for VIP tickets and include 6 drink tickets to use throughout the night. For more information or to order online tickets, visit www.peoriaplayhouse.org

The Classic Film Series will feature Citizen Kane at the Peoria Riverfront Museum Giant Screen Theatre tonight (Thursday) beginning at 6 pm. Tickets are $8.50 for adult members, $7.50 for senior citizen members, $6.50 for child members or $10.50 for adults, $9.50 for senior citizens and $8.50 for kids and are available online at www.peoriariverfrontmuseum.org

Avenged Sevenfold with guest Breaking Benjamin will perform at the Peoria Civic Center Arena tonight (Thursday) at 6:30 pm. Tickets are $25, $49 and $75 and are available at the PCC box office, by phone at 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or online at http://ticketmaster.com

The Peoria Area World Affairs Council will present “Japanese Culture and the Geopolitics of East Asia” at Bradley University’s Westlake Hall tonight (Thursday) beginning at 7 pm. Featuring Aaron Hoover, a Bradley alumnus specializing in international, religious and Japanese affairs, who will discuss the socio-cultural themes present in Japan in relation to current events affecting the region. Japanese relations with North Korea, South Korea and the Trump administration will be examined. Admission is free. For more information, visit www.pawac.org

Auggie Smith will perform at Jukebox Comedy Club (located at 3527 W Farmington Rd. in Peoria) tonight (Thursday) at 8 pm with $10 tickets, Friday at 7:30 pm and Saturday at 7:30 pm and 9:45 pm with $15 tickets and Friday at 9:45 pm with $12 tickets which are available by calling 309-673-5853 or visiting www.jukeboxcomedy.com

The Weddings of a Lifetime Bridal Show will take place at Embassy Suites (located at 100 Conference Center Drive in East Peoria) from 5 – 8 p on Friday and from 11 am – 3 pm on Saturday. Admission and parking are free, however registration is required and is available at http://heavenonearthfloraldesigns.com

Live at the Five Spot at the Contemporary Art Center will feature State of Mind on Friday from 5:30 – 8:30 pm. Admission is $8 for members, $12 for non-members, $7 for student & senior members and $11 for student & senior non-members. For more information, call 309-674-6822 or visit www.peoriacac.org

The Peoria Rivermen will take on the Evansville Thunderbolts at the Peoria Civic Center Arena on Friday at 7:15 pm and on Sunday at 3:15 pm. Tickets are $18 and $21 for lower bowl tickets and $11 and $13 for upper bowl tickets in advance or $1 more the day of the game and are on sale now at the Peoria Civic Center, all Ticketmaster locations, by phone at 309-676-1040 or online at http://ticketmaster.com
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The Illinois Music Educators Conference (IMEC) All-State Jazz Night Concert will take place in the Peoria Civic Center Theater on Friday beginning at 7:30 pm. Admission is $5 at the door.
On Saturday, the Illinois Music Educators Conference (IMEC) All-State Concert will begin at 1 pm in the Peoria Civic Center arena. The IMEC Honors Concert will take place beginning at 3:30 pm. Both concerts feature orchestra and choral performances. The All-State Elementary Concert will take place in the Peoria Civic Center Room 400 beginning at 12:15 pm. Admission is $5 for the general public for all three concerts and are available at the door.  For more information about the IMEC conference and concerts, visit www.ilmea.org

SMDuo will perform at TNT’s (located at 3304 Meadow Ave. in East Peoria) on Friday from 8 – 11 pm. Admission is free. For more information, visit https://www.facebook.com/smdillard

Enjoy Live Music at the Rhythm Kitchen (located at 305 SW Water Street in Peoria) on Friday and Saturday night beginning at 7 pm. Admission is free. For more information, visit www.rhythmkitchenmusiccafe.biz

FamilyCore’s Frosty 5K and Dog Walk will take place in front of Running Central (located at 311 SW Water St. in Peoria) on Saturday beginning at 9 am for runners and 9:05 am for walkers and dog walkers with an awards ceremony following at the Gateway Building (located at 200 NE Water St. in downtown Peoria).  Registration is $30 in advance or $35 the day of the race, $60 for families of 3 or 4 and $25 for walkers. For more information and to register, visit www.familycore.org

The AARP Income Tax Assistance Program appointment scheduling day will be held at the Alpha Park Library (located at 3527 S. Airport Road in Bartonville) on Saturday from 9 am – 1 pm. No tax questions will be answered this day and no phone calls will be accepted. Appointments will be scheduled between February 1 and April 13. Assistance with tax preparation is free.

The Illinois Theatre Association will host an Audition Clinic at the Corn Stock Theatre Center (located 1700 N Park Rd. in Peoria) on Saturday from 10 am – 1 pm. The clinic will give high-school aged actors insider information about what to expect at the ITA Statewide non-equity professional auditions in February at the University of Illinois at Chicago, and how to best prepare for professional auditions in general. Cost to participate in the clinic is $10 or free for ITA or Corn Stock Theatre members. Registration in advance is required and is available HERE

Winter Warming: A Toast to Creativity Benefit, will be held at the Life Together Center (located at 3625 N Sheridan Rd. in Peoria) on Saturday from 6 – 9:30 pm. The evening features wine, beer, food, and friends to benefit the Sun Foundation’s youth programming. The event is for ages 21 & over. Tickets are $65 and VIP tickets are $650 for a table for 8 and include wine and beer tastings. For more information, visit www.sunfoundation.org

Miss Flo’s Double D’s Drag Queens and Duets Fundraiser will take place at the Corn Stock Theatre Center (located at 1700 N Park Rd. in Peoria) on Saturday beginning at 6:30 pm. Featuring food and the show, tickets are $20 per person or $35 per couple. For more information and for online tickets, visit www.cornstocktheatre.com

The Estampe Trio will perform the First United Methodist Church (located at 116 NE Perry Ave. in Peoria) on Sunday during the 8:30 am and 11 am services as well as a concert on Sunday at 4 pm, “Rhythm and Color- The 20th Century Global Trailblazers”.   Admission is free. For more information, call 309-673-3641 or visit www.musicatfirst.com

Winterfest will be held at the Lindenhof (located at 7601 N Harker Dr. in Peoria) on Sunday from noon – 6 pm. Featuring a German buffet including Schnitzel vom Schwein, parmesan chicken, bratwurst, Bavarian baked chicken, mashed potatoes & gravy, green beans, spaetzle, sauerkraut and red cabbage plus hot chocolate and coffee for $12 for adults and $6 for kids age 6 – 10. Kids 5 and under are free and are encouraged to come in costume. Apple strudel or apple cake $2 extra. Live entertainment by the Peoria Accordion Club 12:30 – 5 pm. Hot mugs of glühwein (hot spiced wine), bock and doppelbock beers will be available for purchase. For reservations or more information, call 309-691-7484 or visit www.peoriagermans.net

The Rat Pack is Back will be presented at the Peoria Civic Center Theater on Sunday beginning at 7 pm. A tribute to Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jr., and Dean Martin, tickets are $32, $45 and $59 and available at the PCC box office, by calling 800-745-3000, at all Ticketmaster outlets or online at http://ticketmaster.com

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