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A Festival of the Arts

Celebration Poster 2014APRIL 25-27

Schedule of events

As in previous years, Celebration will feature a great lineups of fine arts vendors on Saturday and Sunday. Over 40 artisans will be on hand, selling their hand-crafted works of art ranging from jewelry and stoneware to paintings and sculptures.

Future Festival Dates

  • April 25 - 27, 2014
  • April 24 - 26, 2015

Celebration offers a wide range of activities for visitors of all ages. The festival features outdoor and indoor performances, a children's art area, demonstrations, an International Fair, a delicious lineup of food vendors, and a few surprises here and there! And let's not forget the fine arts fair on Saturday and Sunday.

Festival admission and parking are free, and the grounds are handicapped-accessible. Celebration: A Festival of the Arts is hosted by Eastern's College of Arts and Humanities and supported by the City of Charleston, the Illinois Arts Council, Consolidated Communications, and the Campaign for Celebration.

For information, call the Celebration Planning Office at 217-581-2113 or drop an email to decrews@eiu.edu.