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NFL PLAYOFF GAMES AND SUPERBOWL

The NFL Playoff games and Super Bowl LII are right around the corner! Listen to it on Peoria’s Sports Station!

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WIN CHICAGO BULLS TICKETS

Listen to 96.5 ESPN over the next couple of weeks for your chance to win tickets to the Chicago Bulls!

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Illini Basketball

ESPN Peoria is your home for Illini basketball all season long!

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Jim Mattson Show
Listen to the Jim Mattson Show every Monday-Friday between 3-6 pm!
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Pigskin Pick ‘Em 2017

YOU could win an all-inclusive vacation of your choice!

Winterfest at the Lindenhof

Winterfest, German-style returns to the Lindenhof on Sunday, January 28th from 12p-6p! Enjoy their bock and doppelbock beers, winter ales, German wines, German liquers and regular selections! Bring your glühwein mug from any of their past Kriskindlmarkts and get it filled with hot spiced wine for only $3! Live entertainment provided from 12:30p-5p. Terry Bredenburg from […]

P!nk to Perform Super Bowl National Anthem

We all know Justin Timberlake is performing during the half-time show of Super Bowl LII on February 4, 2018 in minnesota, but now we ALSO know that P!nk will be singing the national anthem! To read more, CLICK HERE!   PHOTO CREDIT: THE HOOKUP

Peoria PlayHouse HopScotch 2018

Come out to the Peoria PlayHouse Children’s Museum for their third annual HopScotch event for adults on Thursday, January 25, 2018 from 6-9pm! There will be alcoholic beverages made by some of the best Peoria local restaurants and bars. You also have the option to upgrade to the VIP whiskey tasting experience, as well as […]

NFL + Superbowl on 96.5 ESPN

Stay with 96.5 ESPN as the NFL playoffs and Super Bowl LII roll around and play out! Super Bowl LII will take place on February 4th at the U.S. Bank Stadium in Minneapolis, Minnesota!

NEW TO ESPN: Spain & Fitz

Although sarah Spain and jason fitz are no strangers to ESPN, they are now teaming up as ‘Spain and Fitz’ with their new show on 96.5! Check them out weekdays from 6pm-8pm!

NEW TO ESPN: The Will Cain Show

The Will Cain show is NEW on 96.5 ESPN! You can catch it Monday through Friday from 2pm-3pm!

NEW TO ESPN: Stephen A. Smith Show

ESPN has a lot of new shows coming in 2018! Check out the Stephen A. Smith Show, weekdays on 96.5 ESPN from 12pm-2pm!

Christmas Tree Drop Off

With Christmas being over, it’s time to do something with your Christmas tree! If you need a place to drop off a tree, the Tazewell County Health Department can help you out for FREE through January 9th. The department says it helps save space in landfills. They ask that all ornaments and tinsel are removed from […]

Stephen A. Smith Show Coming Soon!

In September 2014, Smith began hosting the daily Stephen A. Smith Show on SiriusXM’s Mad Dog Sports Radio. The two-hour show is produced and broadcast from ESPN Audio’s headquarters in Bristol, Conn. From 2011 until 2014, Smith hosted a two-hour (1-3 p.m.), weekday local show on ESPN Radio 98.7FM in New York.  For one year, starting in […]

Stream ‘Sunday Night Football’ on Your Smart Phone

NBC has gotten the rights from the NFL, and streaming Sunday Night Football will soon be possible! In the beginning of the 2018 season you can download the NBC app to access the live stream of each game. To read more, CLICK HERE!     PHOTO CREDIT: THE HOOKUP