305 SW Water St., Peoria Illinois 61602
309-674-6822 Fax 309-673-6319
Located on two levels of a renovated 19th century warehouse and now called the "Riverfront Arts Center", CAC features two exhibition art galleries and studios for more than 20 working artists. Most of the working studios are located on the third level. All studios either are open space or have glass doors, enabling visitors to view some of the artists' work or actually watch them create art.
There are art classes for adults and children and regular jazz, poetry, acoustic music, drama, storytelling and other programs.
Gallery hours are 11am-5pm , Tuesday-Saturday.
Other Art nearby:
(Peoria) Apollo Fine Arts & Entertainment Centre
(Peoria) Ballance-Herschel House
(Peoria) Belles of Harmony-Sweet Adelines
(Peoria) Contemporary Art Center of Peoria
(Peoria) Corn Stock Theatre
(Galesburg) Galesburg Civic Art Center
03/21 Coming to The Peoria area
North Shore Unitarian Church Art Fair Deerfield IL April27-28 NSUC's annual ART FAIR is a juried show featuring the original works of 65+ talented artists and artisans. The fine art and fine crafts exhibited include photography, painting, ceramics, glass, paper, woodwork, metalwork, jewelry, sculpture, fiber, clothing and mixed media. Exhibiting artists come from Illinois as well as from several surrounding states.
Dutch Days Festival Fulton IL May3-4 Arts and Crafts Vendors; Food and Concession Stands; Windmill Tours; Dutch Dancing and Costumes; Antique Tractor Display; Dutch Treasures Display; Heritage Canyon w/Early American Crafters; Hindeloopen Painting Demo and Sales; Stippling Display and Parade.
Lilac Time Art and Craft Fair Lombard IL May5 The Lilac Time Art and Craft Fair is held annually on St. Charles Road between Main and Elizabeth in downtown Lombard. All of the proceeds received from the craft booth rentals are donated to local charities. Features 140 craft exhibitors and 4000 attendees throughout the day.
Peoria Heights Art Fair Peoria Heights IL May11 A great weekend is planned; the show coincides with the Race for the Cure and the Illinois Art League members show at the Village Hall. A hospitality tent will be open throughout the Art Fair with coffee and donuts in the morning and water and fruit during the day .
West Chicago Blooming Fest West Chicago IL May18 The City of West Chicago presents another colorful Blooming Fest, an annual downtown garden festival. It combines the West Chicago Garden Club's popular plant sale, with a craft show, children's activities, music, food and fun. Downtown merchants and restaurants get into the act with special promotions, in-store specials and sidewalk sales.
Mayfest Chicago IL May17-19 Chicago Mayfest brings in three days of celebration - featuring; Chicago's BEST Bands, Festival Cuisine, pretzels, beer, and a broad spectrum of super cool entertainment...