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Pancake and Sausage Breakfast at the Lindenhof

Sport Verien of Peoria will be hosting an “all you can eat” pancake and sausage breakfast on Sunday, March 25th at the Lindenhof from 8am-2pm! The breakfast will feature: pancakes, sausage, applesauce, scrambled eggs, juice, and coffee. A full service cash bar will be available. ADVANCE TICKETS: $5.00 Adult, $3.00 Ages 3-12, AT THE DOOR: […]

Robotics Competition at Bradley University

 Robots will take over the Renaissance Coliseum at Bradley University this weekend! 6 of the 37 robotics teams will be represented by area high schools such as Peoria, Washington, Tremont and Dunlap. This event is free, and open to the public.  The Central Illinois FIRST Robotics Competition will be a three-day event with presentations from […]

ICC Gala Dinner & Auction

Illinois Central College invites the community to celebrate their 50th anniversary with a Gala Dinner & Auction on Saturday, April 7th at the Embassy Suites Grand Ballroom in East Peoria! Cocktail hour begins at 5:30pm, with dinner & dancing to follow. “The evening is an opportunity for the community to celebrate all the College has […]

Congratulations Morton Junior High School!

Congratulations to Morton Junior High School boys for advancing to the State finals in Wrestling! 96.5 ESPN and Central Illinois are proud of you!!!

Peoria WingFest 2018

Peoria WingFest is back for its third year! come out and try peoria area wings at the riverfront on May 6th from 1pm-5 pm! VIP ticket holders may come at 11am. general admission tickets will go on sale march 28th at noon GENERAL ADMISSION WILL BE $5 IN ADVANCE. IF THERE ARE ANY TICKETS LEFT, […]

March Madness

96.5 is following NCAA March Madness all month long! Tune in to hear the latest updates on games, scores and advancing teams! Join our Bracket Challenge and you could win a grand prize of $500! To see how your bracket is doing in the 96.5 espn Bracket Challenge, CLICK HERE! To watch the NCAA games […]

Listen to Cubs Baseball #EverybodyIN

HEY CUBS FANS! 96.5 ESPN will be updating you on their progress all season long!  #EverybodyIN TUNE IN ON MARCH 23RD AND MARCH 29TH AS WE BROADCAST CUBS GAMES LIVE!  

Sign Up For Our Bracket Challenge!

Sign up for our bracket challenge where you have the chance to battle it out, earn your spot on the leaderboard and win a grand prize of $500! –BRACKET ENTRIES ARE NOW CLOSED– TO SEE HOW YOUR BRACKET IS DOING, CLICK HERE!   BRACKET CHALLENGE Official Contest Rules These rules apply to ADVANCED MEDIA PARTNERS- BRACKET […]

Beer Fest 2018

Are you ready to celebrate 26 years of beers?!? The Peoria Jaycees International Beer Festival is back at Expo Gardens Friday, April 13 and Saturday, April 14!  On Friday, Craft Beer for a Cause lets you preview the amazing selection of beers and taste delicious food from local restaurants while they compete for the People’s […]

Cubs Bus Trips

  PURCHASE YOUR TICKETS FOR ONE OF THESE GREAT BUS TRIPS TO SEE THE CHICAGO CUBS! CHICAGO CUBS VS. MILWAUKEE BREWERS Friday, April 6th at Miller Park in Milwaukee CHICAGO CUBS VS. ST. LOUIS CARDINALS Wednesday, April 18th at Wrigley Stadium Tickets are $125 each and include: Transportation to and from the game, your ticket […]