Stacey Tomczyk, longtime volunteer for the St. Patrick Society of Peoria and well-known personality at Peoria public television station WTVP, will be remembered at a concert to start the 2018 St. Patrick’s Day season. 

For many years, Tomczyk was the emcee on the main stage of the Peoria Irish Fest. She also volunteered countless hours for other events sponsored by the St. Patrick Society of Peoria. She passed away in 2016 at the age of 45.

“Stacey’s Ceilidh” will take place on Sunday, March 11, 2018, at 7pm, in the Peoria Civic Center Ballroom 400. The concert is open to the public, and will feature a performance by Cherish the Ladies.

For concert tickets and additional information, visit

The St. Patrick Society of Peoria will also hold its annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in downtown Peoria at 11am on March 17, immediately followed by a public party at the Gateway Building in downtown Peoria. 


  • Occurred Sunday, March 11th, 2018 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm


Peoria Civic Center, Ballroom 400

201 SW Jefferson Ave
Peoria, IL 61602

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