PEORIA, Ill. — Cooperage 214 hosted an open house Thursday to celebrate the Warehouse District, and give new businesses a chance to meet their neighbors.
The open house featured food, prizes and a bus tour of the Warehouse District.
CEO of the Downtown Development Corporation of Peoria Michael Freilinger was excited for the exposure the open house was bringing to the Warehouse District.
“These types of events will bring people down to the area. They can see the wonderful buildings and the environment that is being created in this area and they can see the possibilities of maybe living here or relocating their businesses.” said Freilinger.
Freilinger hopes the event will encourage future development in the Warehouse District.