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

Trivia Night - Summer Fundraiser

August 27th, 2022

The Decatur Area Arts Council will host a Trivia Night fundraiser on Sat., August 27, 2022. Doors open 5:30 p.m. Trivia starts 6 p.m. Teams of up to eight fact-filled brains are invited to join us for a fun…

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Arts in Central Park 2022

September 16th - 18th, 2022

One of Central Illinois' finest art shows.

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Devon on Tap: Decatur Craft Beer & Music Festival

October 8th, 2022

The Decatur Area Arts Council and Decatur Parks Foundation are joining to bring craft beer and music to the Decatur community. (Ages 21+)

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Trips & Tours

Bus trip to “The Lion King” - Thursday, June 16, 2022

June 16th, 2022

Bus trip to Fox Theatre for performance of "The Lion King"

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