Eastern Illinois University Logo
Celebration |

A Festival of the Arts: April 24-26

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.

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, 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.

  Stained Glass

Future Festival Dates

  • April 22 - 24, 2016