Experience EastSide! Get Fit for Life!
Part of the City of East Peoria's Department of Tourism and Special Events
1 EastSide Drive
East Peoria, IL 61611
EastSide Centre in East Peoria, Illinois is one of the premier athletic facilities in the Midwest, hosting tournaments on the national, regional and local levels in softball, baseball, volleyball, soccer and track. EastSide is the home for East Peoria youth baseball, softball, basketball and soccer; East Peoria Community High School (District 309) baseball, softball, soccer, football and track; Central Junior High School (District 86) baseball, softball and track; Robein School (District 85) baseball, softball, and track; Peoria Christian High School soccer; and Robert Morris University Football and baseball.
August 14-16: BLAZE Soccer Club Pumpkin Classic Tournament
For more information please follow the link: http://mortonblaze.org/Page.asp?n=13341&org=mortonblaze.com
August 29: 27th Annual Duck Race Benefiting The Center for Prevention of Abuse in Peoria
The annual fundraiser for The Center for Prevention of Abuse is moving to East Peoria this year. The event begins at noon with the race at 2 p.m. Aug. 29. The 30,000 ducks, which can be adopted for $5 each, will be persuaded down a slip and slide created on the street leading down to EastSide Centre with the help of a firetruck hose. Ducks are plucked from the water, and each duck has a number on the underside. A different duck number will be assigned to each duck adoption that corresponds to the person’s name on the entry form. There is a $5,000 grand prize.
For more information please follow the link:http://www.centerforpreventionofabuse.org/
To send an email to a specific staff member please click on the staff member's name below.
Doug McCarty - Director of Tourism and Special Events/EastSide Centre Director
Chris Pecenka - Operations Manager (indoor tournaments/events, sales, memberships, fitness department)
Joel Rieker - Grounds Manager
Al Nimmo - Fitness Center Manager (martial arts, personal training/athletic training)
Barbie Tiesman - Coordinator of Group Exercise and Child Care
EastSide Centre is home to the Fon du Lac Park District's Splashdown at EastSide water park. Visit Splashdown at www.fondulacpark.com.