An Arts & Cultural Events Guide

A handy resource for some of the top-notch venues, performance groups and visual arts centers in northern Illinois and southern Wisconsin.

Dixon Hosts National Watercolor Exhibit

The Next Picture Show is one of just five venues to host an impressive collection of paintings shared by some of the world’s most respected artists. Explore a few of the sights at this latest exhibit.

Building Community at The Next Picture Show

If you’ve always admired tightly knit communities where people come together to encourage one another, be sure to stop in at The Next Picture Show in Dixon, Ill. Learn how this nonprofit has evolved into a gathering place like no other.

Smart Living Weekly – January 15, 2014

    In This Week’s Issue: Dixon’s The Next Picture Show Turns 10 Right in Our Region: The Next Picture Show (TNPS), a nonprofit fine arts center in downtown Dixon,…
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The Next Picture Show, Dixon’s Evolving Masterpiece

Discover a nonprofit art gallery on a mission to celebrate art and music at every turn. Meet the dedicated volunteers who make this Dixon venue spin, and discover how it impacts the region.

Arts & Entertainment Events at a Glance

There’s so much to do in the Old Northwest Territory! Here’s a glimpse at what’s happening this fall.