Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Decatur Area Arts Council

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the Decatur Area Arts Council

Celebrate with us!

2018 is a major milestone for the Decatur Area Arts Council, marking the 50th year of the remarkable journey that DAAC has made with the Decatur community.

 
   

Keep an eye on this page as we add lots of fascinating videos and stories about the DAAC's history and the people who made it happen.

   

Make a Gift Honoring 50 Years!

Friday, February 2 - 5-7:30 pm
First Friday Gallery Walk & 50th Anniversary Kick-off

Enjoy the usual outstanding art exhibit, entertainment, and refreshments. but also join us in honoring the past, celebrating the present, and looking to the future of DAAC and the arts in our community.  
Click HERE to learn more.

February - July
Sharing Memories and Aspirations with the Community

Everyone is invited to share your favorite Arts Council memories honoring the past and celebrating the present, as well as tell us your ideas looking to the future of DAAC and the arts in our community.

  • Send an email.
  • Mail us a note.
  • Give us a call - 217-423-3189.
  • Stop by and visit us.

Saturday, July 28 - 6-9 pm

50th Anniversary PartyA fun evening of celebration with entertainment, activites, food, and drink (including cake)!

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