River City Prepares for Steamboat Days Festival

Published 06/12 2014 10:58PM

Updated 06/12 2014 11:02PM

PEORIA -  The 44th annual Steamboat Day Festival is almost ready to kick off at the riverfront.
About 50,000 people are expected to attend.
Friday, bands will play and kids can also hop on one of the 20 carnival rides.
Booths, with a sports theme, will be up offering people everything from salsa to fencing and karate.
Most popular, however, the steamboat classic will start at 7 AM on Saturday morning.

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