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Check out the Peoria Arts & Cultural Festival
Each year, the city of Peoria and Peoria Unified School District collaborate to showcase students’ artistic talents and raise money for the Peoria Education Foundation. Along with a variety of arts, guests can watch demonstrations, enjoy the Kid Zone, order from food trucks, create make-and-take crafts and shop from craft vendors. Attendees can also enjoy the Instrument Petting Zoo, sponsored by the Musical Instrument Museum (MIM). The event is free to the public. Some of the activities may require the purchase of a wristband for a small fee to participate. The event is Saturday, March 30 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Old Town Peoria located at Peoria and Grand Avenues. For more information, visit www.peoriaaz.gov/specialevents.