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Arts, culture and lifelong learning make up the critical supportive foundation for a healthy community. Supporting artistic expression and understanding cultural histories of groups in the community provides this healthy foundation.

Founded in 1999, ArtsPartners of Central Illinois is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt, not-for-profit organization that is dedicated to the following:
1) promoting the not-for-profit arts organizations of the Peoria region to members of the community and visitors.
2) increasing the vitality of arts and culture in the area.

Contemporary Art Center of Peoria
Spend some time enjoying the arts and entertainment on the Riverfront, one of the fastest-growing and most vibrant neighborhoods in Peoria. See the exhibits, take in some live music or take advantage of some of the classes offered through the Contemporary Art Center of Peoria’s educational program.

Peoria Art Guild
The Peoria Art Guild exhibits the artwork of local, regional, national and international artists, and offers their work for sale or rent. However, its main purpose is education. The Peoria Art Guild offers classes for all ages and at all skill levels as well as special workshops and seminars. With several community outreach programs, The Peoria Art Guild also plays an important part in helping thousands of children gain valuable life skills.

Peoria Ballet
The mission of the Peoria Ballet is to further the participation, education and appreciation of all disciplines of dance as a cultural art form, with a particular emphasis in ballet.

Peoria Symphony Orchestra
Founded in 1897, the Peoria Symphony Orchestra (PSO) is the fourteenth oldest symphony in the United States. Their mission is to entertain, educate and inspire through music. The PSO presents excellent live musical performances, innovative music education programs and engaging community outreach efforts, which significantly impact the cultural life of central Illinois.

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