Wednesday, August 31, 2016

CEFCU Soda Station

The 2016 commemorative CEFCU Marigold Mugs are now available! You can pick them up now at the Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce, 402 Court St., Pekin, or you can find them at the CEFCU Soda Stations!

Pekin Insurance Festive Food Court

The Marigold Festival takes great pride in offering the food concessions to nonprofit organizations. For many of these groups, this is their biggest fund raising event of the year. Most of the Festive Food booths are located in Mineral Springs Park, across Pavilion Road between the pavilion and ball diamond #1.

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Pekin Hospital First Aid Tent

Special thanks to Pekin Hospital for providing the festival with a First Aid Tent!

Monday, August 29, 2016

Sidewalk Chalk Art Contest sponsored by NRG Powerton Generating Station

Commerce Bank Carnival Wristbands

The Commerce Bank Carnival will be open on:
  • Thursday, September 8th, 5:30pm to 9:30pm (Wristband Night)
  • Friday, September 9th, 5:00pm to 11:00pm
  • Saturday, September 10th, 11:00am to 11:00pm
  • Sunday, September 11th, 11:00am to 5:00pm

Regular ticket prices for the entire festival are $1.25 per ticket or a family pack of 20 tickets for $20.  All rides take at least two tickets.

Wristband's for Thursday (unlimited rides between 5:30pm and 9:30pm) are $20 per person.

Thanks to C.D.A.C., Inc. we have a limited number of wristband vouchers for sale for $15.  These are available at the chamber office until 4pm on Wednesday, September 7th or until they are gone (whichever comes first).  The Pekin Area Chamber of Commerce is located at 402 Court Street and is open from 8:30am to 4:30pm Monday through Friday (closed on Labor Day).

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Commerce Bank Carnival

The 2016 Marigold Festival Commerce Bank Carnival will be operating on the following schedule:

Thursday, September 8th - 5:30pm - 9:30pm Bracelet Night
Friday, September 9th - 5:00pm - 11:00pm
Saturday, September 10th - 11:00am - 11:00pm
Sunday, September 11th - 11:00am - 5:00pm

Friday, August 26, 2016

Marigold Festival Parade Sponsored by Busey Bank

Come enjoy the 2016 Marigold Festival Parade brought to you by Busey Bank! The parade will begin Saturday, September 10th at 10:00 am! 

Thursday, August 25, 2016

EnviroSafe Celebrity Tent

Come out on Saturday, September 10th, to meet Lee Smith at the EnviroSafe Celebrity Tent. Lee Smith will be signing autographs from 2:00pm - 5:00pm.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Pekin Community Bank Showcase Stage

Come out to the 2016 Pekin Marigold Festival September 10th and 11th and enjoy all the live entertainment taking place at the Pekin Community Showcase Stage!!!

Monday, August 22, 2016

Women's Marigold Golf Outing

Forty-two players were up on Saturday morning for the Women's Marigold Golf Outing.  You can see pictures of all the players and the results at:

Monday, August 15, 2016

Subway Miss Marigold Pageant Rehearsal

Thanks to Bill Homel for these great pictures from Friday night's rehearsal for the Subway Miss Marigold Pageant.  You can see them here:

Monday, August 1, 2016

Tickets for the Subway Miss Marigold Pageant now Available

Tickets for the 2016 Subway Miss Marigold Pageant are available at the Chamber office. Tickets are $10 each.