All-America City video debuts at Peoria Riverfront Museum

By WEEK Producer

June 3, 2013 Updated Jun 3, 2013 at 9:47 PM CDT

PEORIA, Ill. -- Peoria's pride was showing Monday morning, as the All-America City award team hosted a video viewing party.

More than 100 people came together at the Peoria Riverfront Museum to see the 'official' All-America City award video in the giant screen theater.
The video showcases several Peoria landmarks and features the Peoria Chamber's Professionals Organization singing the Rod Stewart hit 'Forever Young.'
Several special guests are in the video as well.
"That's the reason why Peoria's a finalist, because of this, because we have a turn out at 9 a.m. on a Monday morning, in this theater, to watch this film,” said  “Over 100 people are here to see the pride of our city, here on a screen that is five stories tall."
The video is part of a separate contest online and to help you can vote for the video online.
The All-America City contest ends June 13.
To find out how to support Peoria's chances, you can go to

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