Events

The Twelve Date of Christmas Dinner Theatre

After seeing her fiance kiss another woman at the televised Thanksgiving Day Parade, Mary’s life falls apart — just in time for the holidays. Over the next year, she stumbles back into the dating world, where “romance” ranges from weird and creepy to absurd and comical. It seems nothing can help Mary’s growing cynicism, until…MORE

Holiday Boot Stuffer

Let’s Party Rental is throwing to celebrate the opening of Bloomington’s new VA Clinic. This family focused event will take place at the Parke Regency Hotel and Conference Center, 1413 Leslie Drive, Bloomington, IL on December 15th, 2019 from 2pm-6pm. One donated item is required for admission. This event is a chance to support and…MORE

The Gift Goes On

The Community Chord Chorale led by Wayne Francisco will be performing the Christmas cantata “The Gift Goes On”. The choir will be performing at: Pontiac – First Presbyterian Church at 7pm on 12/7/2019 Saunemin – United Methodist Church at 7 pm on 12/8/2019 Pontiac – St. Mary’s Church at 7pm on 12/15/2019 Performances are free,…MORE

Substitute Teacher Sign Up Day

Regional Office of Education # 17 (ROE # 17) is hosting a Substitute Teacher Sign Up Day.This is a one stop shop to get everything done to substitute teach. Monday, December 16 from 1-3:00 PM 200 W. Front Street, Conference Room 323 Bloomington. Visit roe17.org for more information.MORE

Victorian Christmas

C.H. Moore Homestead DeWitt County Museum “Victorian Christmas” Candlelight Tours These special candlelight tours are open to the public and take place on Friday evenings only; beginning the Friday following Thanksgiving, November 29th. The remainder of the tours will take place December 6,13, and 20, from 5-8pm each night. In addition, the Museum Gift Shop,…MORE

Holiday Pops

Holiday Pops in the Heartland truly is a community affair, as the ISO is joined by the Bloomington-Normal Youth Symphony, Springfield Youth Performance Group, and the Twin Cities Ballet Company. But that’s not all! The ISO will perform the music to Chris van Allsburg’s Polar Express featuring Bass Baritone Robert Cantrell. Great fun for the…MORE

The Bashful Youngens with The Unemployed Architects

Two Central Illinois bands with strong Pontiac connections will be gracing our stage once again! The Bashful Youngens are an Americana band based in Champaign, IL featuring Carrie Chandler and Aaron Short. Tickets go on sale September 30 and are $12 in advance, $15 at the door. When: December  21st Location: The Eagle Performing Arts…MORE

Pontiac Holiday Tournament

The 89th Annual Pontiac Holiday Tournament will be host to an amazing 3 days of the best basketball in the State of Illinois. When: Thursday, December 26th from 9am-10pm, December 27th and 28th 8am-10pm Where: E Indiana Ave, Pontiac, IL 61764, United States More Information on tickets and times can be found at www.pontiacholidaytournament.com.MORE

James Herr Acoustic

A solo acoustic act performing covers of favorite singer songwriters like James Taylor, Paul Simon, Jim Croce, and more. It’s the perfect chance to get out of the house during the holiday season! Tickets go on sale September 30 and are $10 in advance, $12 at the door. When: December 27th Time: 7:00 PM –…MORE

Pontiac Holiday Tournament

The 89th Annual Pontiac Holiday Tournament will be host to an amazing 3 days of the best basketball in the State of Illinois. When: Thursday, December 26th from 9am-10pm, December 27th and 28th 8am-10pm Where: E Indiana Ave, Pontiac, IL 61764, United States More Information on tickets and times can be found at www.pontiacholidaytournament.com.MORE