Central Illinois

Central Illinois Section

Event Reports

Sunday, October 2, 2016 -
12:00pm to 8:00pm
Central Illinois
Schlachtfest, an annual event sponsored by the Peoria German - American Central Society, is a celebration of German music, food, drink, entertainment, and of course, automobiles. There was no shortage of German music and dancers for entertainment,...
Sunday, August 7, 2016 -
12:00pm to 8:00pm
Central Illinois
Five members of the Central Illinois Section attended the Peoria German-American Central Society’s annual Bratfest at Hickory Grove in Dunlap, Illinois. This annual festival includes great German music, food, drink, entertainment and an all-makes...
Sunday, July 17, 2016 -
12:00pm to 5:00pm
Central Illinois
It was a beautiful sunny day for the Mackinaw Valley Winery Arts and Wine Festival. The day started out with rain, heavy rain, but finished up sunny and hot! Overall event participation was down from previous years. Five Central Illinois section...
Sunday, June 5, 2016 -
12:00pm to 5:00pm
Central Illinois
Section members met at Autohaus of Peoria and caravanned over to Sommerfest at the German-American Society of Peoria’s Festival Grounds in Dunlap, Illinois. As you can see from pictures, the weather was nearly perfect and they had quite a few German...
Saturday, May 14, 2016 -
11:00am to 3:00pm
Central Illinois
The 1st Annual European Car Show sponsored by Grossinger Motors in Normal, Illinois (one of our Mercedes-Benz partner dealerships) and the Mercedes Benz Club of America-Central Illinois Section was a success with 19 cars in all participating...