Prairie Rivers Network is excited to bring one of the largest environmental film festivals to central Illinois. The Wild & Scenic Film Festival is a collection of films from the annual festival held in Nevada City, CA, now in its 15th year! The festival focuses on films which speak to the environmental concerns and celebrations of our planet, and it gives PRN an opportunity to inspire the public to affect environmental change here in Illinois. The festival offers ways for the public, supporters, and friends to get energized and empowered to work to protect clean water, wildlife habitat, and our rich natural landscapes.


When: October 13, 2017. Doors open at 6:00pm, films begin at 6:30pm and run until 9:00pm
Where: Peoria Riverfront Museum, 222 SW Washington St, Peoria


$10: General Admission    |   $30: General Admission + PRN Membership

Tickets available here.

All proceeds from this event are going to support PRN and our
clean water and wildlife habitat protection initiatives.


The Eastern Hellbender, an ancient salamander, shown in The Last Dragons

Other festival dates:

Champaign: April 4, 2017, Art Theater, 126 W Church St, Champaign

CarbondaleSeptember 22, 2017, Guyon Auditorium, SIU Campus, Carbondale