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Out and about in Greater Peoria: Park-A-Palooza, Moss Avenue Antique Sale and a wilderness adventure

Here are 3 things to do for the weekend of June 7- June 9, 2023, curated by WCBU's Camryn Cutinello. You can find more coverage on our Out & About - Arts & Music page or by subscribing to WCBU's Weekend Fanfare email newsletter, which goes out every Friday.

Listen: Park-A-Palooza returns to the Peoria RiverFront this weekend. This annual event brings live music, a ninja course and bouncy houses. Everclear with Cole Hollow plays the CEFCU Center Stage @ The Landing tonight at 6 p.m. A show featuring 300 drones will start at 9 p.m. on Saturday, with face painting, a DJ and live music starting at 6 p.m.

Shop: Starting at 8 a.m. Saturday, the Moss Avenue Antique Sale & Festival returns for its 43rd year. This event features antique and collectible dealers, handmade items and fine arts dealers. There will also be food vendors and live music. The festival goes until 3 p.m. Admission is free.

Explore: On Saturday and Sunday, Wildlife Prairie Park is hosting an Outdoor Fun Extravaganza. This event gives guests the opportunity to try all of the outdoor activities the park has to offer. There will be mountain biking, disc golf, hiking, paddle sports, fishing and more. Guests have the option to spend the night at the campground. There will also be a showing of JAWS which can be watched from a kayak or the lakeside. Tickets are $5 for members and $10 for nonmembers.

Camryn Cutinello is a reporter and digital content director at WCBU. You can reach Camryn at cncutin@illinoisstate.edu.