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

Mid-Day Music - Modern Perspectives: In Post-Bop and Hard-Bop

February 9th, 2022

A series of FREE mid-day musical concerts by Millikin University faculty and students.

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Mid-Day Music - Marimba Spiritual

March 30th, 2022

A series of FREE mid-day musical concerts by Millikin University faculty and students.

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Trips & Tours

CANCELED - Bus trip to “CATS” - Thursday, Dec. 30, 2021

December 30th, 2021

Bus trip to Fox Theatre for performance of "CATS"

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Bus trip to “My Fair Lady” - Thursday, March 31, 2022

March 31st, 2022

Bus trip to Fox Theatre for performance of "My Fair Lady"

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Bus trip to “Hamilton” - Thursday, May 12, 2022

May 12th, 2022

Bus trip to Fox Theatre for performance of "Hamilton" still has a few unanswered questions.

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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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