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Follow Prickly Pete to Win Prizes Next Week

Post Date:05/01/2019 1:25 PM

National Travel and Tourism Week is May 5 through 11 and is a perfect time to plan your Peoria vacation or staycation. Help us celebrate the wonderful attractions Peoria has to offer residents and visitors. The city’s new mascot, Prickly Pete, a six-foot tall, Peoria-themed cactus, will be making appearances around the city at some of the top tourism attractions. Follow the Visit Peoria AZ Facebook, Twitter and Instagram pages to watch Pete’s adventures and enter to win prizes.

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