Bicentennial Bash

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Peoria Riverfront Museum's Annual Spring Fundraiser 2018

Celebrate Illinois Bicentennial Bash

Bring the kids for Bicentennial Bash Jr.!

Saturday, April 21  |  6-9 pm

Grand Lobby, Exhibits & Galleries

Join us for Museum’s annual spring fundraiser! Meet President Lincoln! Enjoy live music, international & local cuisine, drinks! Bring your kids for their own fun to Bicentennial Bash Jr.!

Purchase Bicentennial Bash tickets online - click here!

  • “Celebrate Illinois: 200 Years in the Land of Lincoln” bicentennial exhibition & all museum galleries open
  • Try a variety of intl & local gourmet cuisine, catered by Cracked Pepper, including Eastern European, Hispanic, Lebanese & “home grown”!
  • Take an exclusive behind-the-scenes "Celebrate Illinois" exhibition tour with the curators & meet the lenders
  • Meet & greet President Abraham Lincoln (à la Fritz Klein)
  • Enjoy live entertainment & music
  • Ticket includes 2 drink tickets; cash bar available
  • Casual attire

Bicentennial Bash, Jr.

Bicentennial Bash attendees, bring your kiddos to this fun-filled Celebrate Illinois night of hands-on programming and a visit by Mr. Lincoln himself! (No need to find a sitter!)

Purchase Bicentennial Bash Jr. tickets online - click here*

*Note:  As an added bonus to our guests, we are offering Bicentennial Bash Jr. for your children. Children attending Bicentennial Bash Jr. must have a parent or guardian attending Bicentennial Bash. Children must be pre-registered. Space is limited to 50, ages 3-12. Childen must be potty trained. $30 first child, $15 each additional child.