Greater Peoria Homecoming

Greater Peoria Homecoming

Peoria Innovation Alliance, Greater Peoria Economic Development Council, Peoria Area Convention and Visitors Bureau, and Peoria Area Chamber of Commerce are excited to announce a Greater Peoria Homecoming event aimed at showcasing the region’s growth, new developments, and quality of life improvements for visiting family members and out-of-town friends visiting for the Thanksgiving holiday.

Greater Peoria Homecoming, come see what you've missed out on since you've left!

Black Friday, Nov 29, 430pm – Come catch up on the big things that have been happening in your hometown. Peoria has quietly positioned itself at the forefront of innovation in healthcare, autonomous mobility, and agriscience, and it’s time to make some noise about it.Sign up at meet the industry leaders that have made Greater Peoria their home and learn about what is planned for the future; spoiler alert, it’s big. Take a break from your family and come meet your new tribe while enjoying some drinks and hors d’oeuvres from local purveyors while enjoying tree-lighting festivities in downtown Peoria.We can’t wait to reconnect with you.#innovation #entrepreneurship #startups #greater #peoria #illinois #healthcare #smartmobility #agribiz #agriscience #food #agtechvia Peoria Innovation Alliance

Posted by Startup Greater Peoria on Monday, October 28, 2019

GP Homecoming will feature local startups and community organizations that are contributing to the overall growth and improvement of Greater Peoria’s economy and quality of life. Additionally, various local food and drink establishments will be serving samples to showcase the growing cultural scene in the region.

A Greater Peoria homecoming event such as this is an excellent opportunity for local organizations and entrepreneurs to come together and showcase to our visiting family and friends why central Illinois is an ideal location to live, work, and play.  This event will not only allow us to express our pride for the Peoria area, but also highlight the accomplishments we have earned here at home, which, in turn, will play a friendly reminder to our guests that an incredible quality of life is available here in the Greater Peoria region.” – J.D. Dalfonso, President of the Peoria Area Convention & Visitors Bureau.

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