There is a vibrant artistic community in Williamson County that offers visitors a rich variety of dance, music and theatre as well as an art gallery with rotating exhibits throughout the year. We have several performing arts theaters and other facilities that showcase the artistic side of both local and national talents.
This 750 Seat theatre features a full orchestra pit, large stage, air conditioning and convenient and ample parking for audience members. From a performance standpoint, the auditorium also features a large backstage dressing area and wondrous acoustics.
The Herrin Civic Center is a multipurpose facility with conference areas, a galleria that seats 350 and an auditorium that seats 341. The Civic Center is host to all types of performances on a regular basis and can be rented for small meetings, stage performances and social events such as wedding receptions, reunions, etc. Many nationally known entertainers perform for the Patron of the Arts Series and for special appearances.
Named after Civil War General John A. Logan, the college combines modern architecture and a beautiful park-like setting. Memorabilia of General Logan and his wife, Mary, are on display in the museum and art gallery at the college.
Little Egypt Arts Association is a not-for-profit artist Co-op that was established in 1995 by approximately 20 local artists and art patrons. It's the largest cooperative art center in Southern Illinois, offering a gift store, art classes and group workroom.
The Marion Cultural and Civic Center serves Southern Illinois as an outlet for cultural and artistic opportunities of all types. MCCC is a 1094 seat performing arts center located in the historic town square of Marion, IL. In addition to providing a state-of-the-art theatrical facility at a low rental cost, MCCC also provides a portion of the lobby to display paintings and artwork from Southern Illinois artists.
The city of Marion owns and operates this massive facility developed on a 12-acre lake. The spectacular setting has approximately 30,000 square feet of space designed to rent. An Expo Hall and 3 separate Banquet Rooms are available to cater to your every need. The Pavilion provides the perfect solution for meetings, gatherings, and events for the Southern Illinois area. Shopping, accommodations, and restaurant facilities are just a few minutes away... More »