The Peoria German-American Central Society hosts their annual Schlachtfest at Hickory Grove Park, 12403 Hickory Grove Rd, Dunlap, Illinois, just off or Rt 40 near Lake of the Woods from Noon to 8 pm. The event is open to the public. Free Admission. This year the event will be combined with a celebration of German-American Day and as a kick-off to German- American Heritage month in Peoria. The event will feature German Music by Vogel Musik and Al’s Pals. German Beer and Food, German Car Cruis'n, and Arts and Craft Fair More Activities: Shooting Tent, Bags and German Gift Tent. For more information go to our website: www.peoriagermans.net Our 7th Annual German Car Cruis'n is being run at the same time from noon to 5 pm. Owners of German make cars and/or motorcycles are welcome to participate. Participants who arrive before 2:30 pm will receive a coupon for a drink or sandwich. If you arrive later than 2:30 pm, you may still participate in the car show but you will not receive a coupon.