Southern Illinois is home to historic movie houses, theatres, and some of the last remaining drive-ins in the United States! Don’t miss the chance to see a concert, drama, musical, comedy or live performance at one of our unique venues. Many of these establishments have been here for generations and are home to thriving community theatre groups.
1020 Artworks Studio
1020 Artworks Studio in Belleville, IL is the perfect place to spend a fun- and family-filled afternoon.
At their spacious art studio, 1020 Artwork...more!
Alfresco Fine Arts Center
Visit the Alfresco Fine Arts Center to see performances by Alfresco Productions and Summerstage. These groups present plays like Young Frankenstein, T...more!
Art 2 Go Studio
Let Art 2 Go Studio handle your next art adventure in ILLINOISouth! This "create and take" art studio provides the supplies you'll need to create a wo...more!
Art in the Park
Celebrate world class art in October at this two-day juried exhibit and sale. Highland IL's Art in the Park features original works from 70+ artists i...more!
Art on the Square
Visit the six-time #1 ranking Art Fair in the Nation on your next ILLINOISouth adventure in Belleville!
Art on the Square features over 100 interna...more!
The Artstream Studio
Unique, creative and convenient, you may not recognize this one-of-a-kind mobile art studio and event venue, housed in a vintage 1968 Airstream! At th...more!
Belleville Philharmonic Society
Enjoy concerts throughout the year from the nation's second oldest continuously performing symphony orchestra (since 1867). Also enjoy the Belleville ...more!
Brubeck Art Gallery
Three to four shows are scheduled during the academic year. Local artists are the main focus in photography, painting, sculpture,textiles and quilts, ...more!
Clinton County Showcase
The Showcase performs at the historic and newly renovated Avon Theatre. The season also includes a children's play in the summer at North Park. Indoor...more!
The Cutting Room
Just like any great sequel, The Cutting Room is back with vengeance! Join them for a descent into madness as the Director recreates classic horro...more!
Pull up to the speakers at one of the few drive-in theaters left in the country. Go and enjoy the nostalgic trip....more!
The EDGE 5 Theatres
The theatres opened in July 2012, and all five theatres have state-of-the-art digital projectors, Dolby Digital Surround Sound, curved silver screens ...more!
Built in 1928, the chapel has recently been renovated. It is now open for concerts and special events....more!
The Theatre is housed in what was originally the Greenville Steam Laundry, the Hygienic Ice Company, the Hygienic Dairy and the Ice Cream Company. Tod...more!
The Finishing Touch Gallery
The Finishing Touch Gallery showcases regional talent as well as works from our artist friends in Oklahoma, Missouri, Texas, Kansas and Indiana....more!
Gaslight Art Colony
Gaslight Art Colony is dedicated to broadening an appreciation of the arts by providing opportunities that promote awareness, participation, and under...more!
The marquee is patterned after the grand marquees of the 1920s, but the audio-visual equipment is state of the art. Three screens run first-run movies...more!
Hard Road Theatre Productions
Audiences delight in quality performances by the community theatre group. They schedule four shows a year, including a children's performance....more!
Put on your blue suede shoes and get ready to party with celebrity impersonator Elvis Presley....more!
The historic theatre features first-run movies, organ concerts, puppet shows, Broadway style musical performances and special events. Tours can be arr...more!
Linn Park Amphitheater
This open-air venue hosts a variety of musical performances and family-friendly events throughout the year....more!
This theater has been showing movies to the residents of Highland since the movie industry came of age. Prior to that, it was a live entertainment fac...more!
Marshall Walldog Murals
During the week of June 22-26, 2016 over 150 artists from across the United States as well as Canada, New Zealand, Scotland, England and Australi...more!
Midwest Salute to the Arts
This juried art show, held in August, is for all media and has activities for all ages. 100 artists are chosen from around the United States and inter...more!
Missoula Children's Theatre
Up to 60 local children are cast in an adaptation of a favorite fairy tale, such as Princess & the Pea, Sleeping Beauty, Peter Pan, Pinnochio, Tre...more!
Painting with a Twist
Invite friends, bring your favorite beverage and get step-by-step instructions from local artists to create your masterpiece. Make your reservations o...more!
Piety's Art Gallery
Visit Piety's Art Gallery on your next trip to Greenville, IL. The Greenville Artist Guild has partnered with member and artist Piety Choi to open a n...more!
Richard W. Bock Sculpture Museum
The museum features hundreds of sculptural pieces by Richard Bock, best known for his work with architect Frank Lloyd Wright. Hours for the museum are...more!
Roscoe Misselhorn Gallery
Two thousand original drawings, paintings and woodcuts by Roscoe Misselhorn, the Norman Rockwell of the Midwest, are displayed in the old GM&O dep...more!
S D Meadows Folk Art Gallery
S.D. Meadows Folk Art Gallery is housed in a restored 1900s storefront along the Lincoln Heritage Trail in Palestine—the oldest town in Illinois and l...more!
Sips n Splatters - Belleville
Sip your favorite beverage while David Brandt guides you and your friends through creating a masterpiece. Come to an Open Event or schedule a private ...more!
Sips n Splatters - Maryville
Sip your favorite beverage while staff guides you and your friends through creating a masterpiece! Come to an Open Event or schedule a private party....more!
The Skyview Drive-In in Belleville, IL shows first-run movies from April to October. Don't miss the opportunity to catch a show at one of only 200 dri...more!
From the creator of Sips n Splatters Art Parties comes the brand new business just for kids....more!
Starmax Cinemas provides the latest and greatest films on 4 screens to Vandalia and surrounding communities in ILLINOISouth....more!
Street Art Festival
Artists transform the streets around the historic downtown square into an outdoor museum as they create fabulous street paintings in chalk. Watch them...more!
The Tiadaghton House features local art, antiques and fine American craft. Over 70 local artists and craftsmen show and sell their work here. Intend...more!
Turned Treasures Gallery
Find fine woodturning art and utilitarian items at Turned Treasures Gallery in Belleville, IL. The woodturning items you'll find in Turned Treasures G...more!
Wine & Art Festival
Spend and evening with ILLINOISouth's fines wines and local artisans at the Wine & Art Festival in Carlyle, IL. Bretz Wildlife Lodge & Winery ...more!