See the Science Behind Ripley’s Believe It or Not in Peoria All Summer Long


How will you be spending your summer? Days at the beach? Relaxing poolside with a cocktail in hand? Whatever you plan on doing to fill your schedule, we recommend taking the 13-minute drive to 222 SW Washington Street, where you will find Peoria Riverfront Museum. Throughout the year, all kinds of classes and events take place at the museum, which … [Read more...]

Settle Your Hunger at Peoria’s One World Cafe


Less than 10 miles from our apartments in Peoria sits one of the best places to cure hunger cravings - the One World Cafe. Located on 1245 West Main Street, the restaurant has been serving breakfast and lunch all day since opening in 1993. Expect old-fashioned hospitality in the artistic atmosphere, where you can savor fresh food and sip beverages at the … [Read more...]

Your Peoria Chiefs Play Some Familiar Foes This August


It will be like deja vu all over again for the Peoria Chiefs and Beloit Snappers, as the two teams matchup frequently during the month of August. Catch both teams in action at Dozer Park, just eight miles from our Hickory Ridge apartments near downtown Peoria. Beloit will make an earlier stop in Peoria the week before, so you can be sure that when the two … [Read more...]

Check Out All the 2-Wheel Action at the Grand Nationals in Peoria


What are you doing on Saturday, August 16? If you have nothing planned, we recommend attending Peoria's Budweiser Grand Nationals Weekend. Eagerly anticipated, the fun will commence at the Peoria RiverFront District. This picturesque location can be found a 13-minute drive from your apartment near downtown Peoria on 401 SW Water Street. Presented by Jay … [Read more...]

Get a Small Taste of India at Peoria’s India Fest


Do you like full-flavored cuisine? If so, sink your teeth into an Indian feast at Peoria's India Fest! Presented by the Peoria Park District and the Indo American Society, this annual affair is a celebration of vibrant culture, global-inspired flavors and live music. Peoria's India Fest will kick off on Saturday, August 2 at the picturesque Peoria … [Read more...]