Benefit Concert Featuring the Henhouse Prowlers

The St. Charles Rotary Club and River Corridor Foundation are sponsoring a Benefit Concert, featuring The Henhouse Prowlers. The “Prowlers” are an AWESOME bluegrass group, and they are wonderful in concert – even if you don’t think of yourself as a bluegrass fan. Benefit Concert, Silent Auction, Great Music – You Should Go! November 4th…

Water Street Studios’ Project Fusion Fundraiser

Tickets and Masks are now on Sale for Water Street Studios’ Project Fusion: The Big Reveal Fundraiser coming up on November 11 at 6 p.m. at WSS, 160 S. Water Street. At the Big Reveal party, patrons who commissioned pieces from artists in April at the Project Fusion | Artist + Patron event get to…

CALL FOR ARTISTS – New Fox Valley Arts Event

Fox River Arts’ Inaugural Event – the Fox River Arts Ramble, a one day tour of arts in the Valley – is coming up on April 21, 2018.  Awesome! For those interested in participating, the commitment deadline is December 1, 2017. Open Studios, Open Mics, Indoors, Outdoors. Visual, Culinary, Written and/or Performing Art. Any discipline….

Tickets Now On Sale! Uncommon Threads

The Fine Line Creative Arts Center’s Signature Event – Uncommon Threads – is coming up on October 15.  Tickets are now on sale! Uncommon Threads is the Fine Line’s annual Art-To-Wear runway experience and luncheon which brings together phenomenal wearable textiles and accessories created by local and national artists. This one day event features a…

ArtsFest FEATURES! The Jumpin’ 100 Block of West Main

Steel Beam Theatre – 111 W. Main Street It’s SBT’s 16th season of wonderful theater.  During ArtsFest, they’re producing 100 Years of Broadway, The 1st Century of Musicals. This original musical evening takes you on a journey through the major milestones of Broadway hits – and near misses – that make up the American showtune…

ArtsFest FEATURES! MORE Galleries 2…

Sculpture in the Park – The 12th Annual Sculpture in the Park runs May through mid-October each year. This event’s purpose is to raise awareness of the sculptural arts and the beautiful parks in downtown St. Charles. The Foundation strives to provide striking sculptural works with substantial breadth and depth in both subject matter and…

Art in Public Places is LIVE!

We are delighted to announce the NEW Art in Public Places project.  AiPP catalogs and celebrates the extensive collection of public art in St. Charles, and invites everyone to see, learn about, and enjoy the collection.  It is an inventory of public art and privately owned art in public places in St. Charles.  But it…

ArtsFest Pop-Up Galleries Announce Artists and Opening Reception

The St Charles Arts Council is pleased to announce the opening of another in their series of Pop-Ups in the Loft and Street Galleries in the Bourbon Street area of Pheasant Run Resort.  The Opening/Artist Reception is Friday, September 8 from 6:30 to 9:00 p.m.  Many thanks to PRR for their support. The following Artists…

ArtsFest FEATURES! More Galleries…

116 GALLERY – Located at 116 W. Main (inside Mixology Aveda Salon/Spa) 116 GALLERY’s exhibit “Max Introspection”, features artists Fern Shaffer and George Bruce.  Shaffer works in acrylic on canvas and Bruce in oil pastel.  The artwork in this show explores the dynamics of the familiar, when expressed in uncharacteristic dimensions. Innovative perspectives create unprecedented…