Peoria’s cultural hub features art exhibits and instruction, artist studios, monthly salsa dances, poetry open mic, yoga and tai chi classes. Live music is featured every Friday night. The Contemporary Art Center celebrates all the arts!
Holiday Schedule: On November 28, December 24, 25, and January 1 we will be closed for holidays.
Weekly Concert Series
Live at the Five Spot is the Contemporary Art Center’s weekly Friday night music event featuring the best regional talent performing a ... read more
For Your Special Event
The Contemporary Arts Center is a great choice for your next event from birthday parties to wedding receptions. The beautiful facility ... read more
Our art exhibitions feature the work of living, innovative artists at the forefront of their fields. We mostly focus on Illinois ... read more
Every First Friday, 5:00-9:00pm
Visit the Contemporary Art Center Resident Artist Studios where 15 artists create, display and sell their work. Enjoy the unique and ... read more
1st and 3rd Fridays
A Latin Dance Event (after Five Spot) 8:30pm - 9:30pm: Dance lesson. 9:30pm - 12:00pm: Open dancing to DJ Ed Caballero. Admission: ... read more