Special Events & Trips

From concerts and poetry nights, to international cultural experiences, and signature fundraising events, the Decatur Area Arts Council has you covered.

Looking for a special art event right here in Decatur, IL?  The Decatur Area Arts Council has something happening year round.  In fact, we host an opening event for amazing new exhibits every month. . . and there’s never a charge!

Special trips are planned to other cities and states to take advantage of the wonderful arts and entertainment experiences other communities have to offer.

Join us for an upcoming event below or suggest a trip you would like us to organize.

As THE arts source and resource for greater Decatur, DAAC will keep you up-to-date on arts and entertainment opportunities provided by others throughout the community.  

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Special Events

Xmas ARTicles 2016

December 2nd - 30th, 2016

A holiday shop with one-of-a-kind handcrafted original art and crafts from over 40 different artists!

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Why They Call Me Chef - Members+ Event

February 8th, 2017

Get the answers to all your questions about chefs.

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Trips & Tours

Bus trip to “Finding Neverland” – Thursday, December 15, 2016

December 15th, 2016

Bus trip to Fox Theatre for performance of "Finding Neverland" – Thursday, December 15, 2016, matinee performance

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Bus trip to “An American in Paris” - Thursday, January 26, 2017

January 26th, 2017

Bus trip to Fox Theatre for performance of "An American in Paris" - Thursday, January 26, 2017, matinee performance

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Bus trip to “Something Rotten” – Thursday, February 16, 2017

February 16th, 2017

Bus trip to Fox Theatre for performance of "Something Rotten" – Thursday, February 16, 2017, matinee performance

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Bus trip to “Cabaret” – Thursday, March 16, 2017

March 16th, 2017

Bus trip to Fox Theatre for performance of "Cabaret" – Thursday, March 16, 2017, matinee performance

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Bus trip to “The Lion King”– Thursday, April 20, 2017

April 20th, 2017

Bus trip to Fox Theatre for performance of "The Lion King"– Thursday, April 20, 2017, matinee performance

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Bus trip to “The Lion King”– Sunday, April 30, 2017

April 30th, 2017

Bus trip to Fox Theatre for performance of "The Lion King"– Sunday, April 30, 2017, matinee performance

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