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A Thrill of Hope
December 2 - 5, 2021


A Thrill of Hope

December 2 - 5, 2021

Thursday 5pm-9pm

Friday & Saturday 10am-9pm

Sunday 12pm-6pm

3700 West Reservoir Boulevard

Peoria, IL

- Free Admission -  

Featuring a selection of the nativities from the James and Emilia Govan Creche Collection from Loyola University Museum of Art. 


The Church of Jesus Christ
of Latter-day Saints
St. Vincent de Paul
Catholic Church
All Saints Greek Orthodox
Holy Family
Catholic Church
Peoria Heights
Congregational Church

This is so beautiful! What a wonderful way to honor the true meaning of Christmas. Especially enjoyed the artistry of the displays and the musical presentations. How great to have participation from different churches working so perfectly together!


If you would like to make a general donation to the event, please click on the "donate" button. Since this is a donation, do not check the goods or services box.

To make a general donation to the Community Festival of Nativities event via Venmo, @Nativity-21 (9956 confirmation) or please search "Peoria Nativities" on your app.


Click below to see pictures and videos of previous events