Festival of Lights

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The East Peoria Festival of Lights is so excited to announce that we are a 2020 contender for Season 8 of The Great Christmas Light Fight on ABC TV!! We had a great time shooting our segment and working with our judge, Carter Oosterhouse! How'd we do? You'll have to tune in to watch Season 8 in December 2020 to find out!


Welcome to the 35th annual East Peoria Festival of Lights holiday light show, to be held November 23 through December 31, 2019! The Parade of Lights will be held on Saturday, November 16.

Marking 35 years of holiday cheer, the festival begCelebrating 35 Years of Lightsins with the Parade of Lights and continues through the month of December with the Folepi's Winter Wonderland drive-through display.

The Festival's mascot is the wooden soldier Folepi, whose name serves as an acronym for "Festival of Lights, East Peoria, Illinois."

Admission for Folepi's Winter Wonderland:

  • $10 for regular vehicles (cars, trucks and vans)
  • $30 for a small bus (mini, party, shuttle, school, RV and limousine)
  • $150 for a full-size charter motorcoach

Learn more about Folepi's Winter Wonderland drive-through display.

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