Corn Boil fundraiser July 22

Staff Writer
Woodford Times

On July 22, the Peoria German-American Society will be hosting a Corn Boil at Hickory Grove Park with free admission and parking.

This is a family friendly event.

Hickory Grove Park, located at 12503 Hickory Grove Road, Dunlap, is just north of Peoria. Take Illinois Route 40 north to Hickory Grove Road. Turn east and look for additional signs.

The Corn Boil runs from 2 p.m. – 8 p.m. A $7 per person donation includes a pork chop sandwich, all you can eat sweet corn, baked beans and cole slaw. A DJ will be providing entertainment.

German and domestic beer are available, along with soft drinks and a cash bar.

Other activities will include: bag toss, bocci ball, archery and horseshoes. A newly refurbished playground is available for the kids.

For additional information on the Corn Boil contact Mary Dempster at 691-3657.

For more details on this event or any other Peoria German-American Society events go to our website at: or contact via e-mail at: