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INNAUGURAL CHAMPAIGN STAR AWARDS ANNOUNCED – APRIL 26, 2018

The City of Champaign and the Champaign Park District are proud to announce a new partnership to honor those working tirelessly to improve our neighborhoods, parks, and community. The Champaign […] Continue Reading

AWARD-WINNING SINGER-SONGWRITER DWIGHT YOAKAM WITH BRANDY CLARK TO PERFORM AT HISTORIC VIRGINIA THEATRE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: TUESDAY, JANUARY 23, 2018 Champaign, IL – The Champaign Park District is proud to welcome acclaimed singer-songwriter Dwight Yoakam with guest Brandy Clark for a live concert […] Continue Reading

NEWS-GAZETTE FILM SERIES: THE BEST CHRISTMAS MOVIES EVER

  These are some of our favorite movies all year long! Five classic Christmas tales shown in an historic setting—with a nice cup of complimentary hot chocolate, too. Share the […] Continue Reading

5 Nights of Hitch 2017

Our most popular short film series returns Halloween week with five more unforgettable movies from the master of suspense. Each screening begins promptly at 7pm. Individual tickets are only $6 per […] Continue Reading

UIUC PROFESSOR TO SPEAK FOLLOWING SUNDAY DUNKIRK SCREENING

Champaign, IL – How faithful is the film Dunkirk to the actual events that transpired on the beaches of France in May of 1940? What circumstances led up to the […] Continue Reading

TICKET SALES START FRIDAY FOR THE VAGINA MONOLOGUES, TO BENEFIT COURAGE CONNECTION

CHAMPAIGN, IL — A gender-inclusive group of over 70 community performers are coming together for one night only to perform playwright Eve Ensler’s The Vagina Monologues to raise money and […] Continue Reading

Movies at The Virginia 2017-2018 Season

LA LA LAND (2016)  Reel Deal TUE & THUR, August 29 & 31, 2017 (7pm) Tickets: $5 On Sale Date: Fri, Jul 14, 2017 – 10am A surprising bittersweet love story with […] Continue Reading

PLAN AHEAD WITH A 2018-2019 SEASON SUBSCRIPTION AT THE VIRGINIA THEATRE!

The Champaign Park District offers a flexible season subscription option at the Virginia Theatre, with a specially-curated list of over a dozen events to choose from. Just pick four or […] Continue Reading

CHAMPAIGN PARK DISTRICT ANNOUNCES VIRGINIA THEATRE 2017-2018 PERFORMING ARTS SEASON

The Champaign Park District has announced the lineup of concerts, movies, dance, theatre, comedy, and special events to take place in 2017-2018 at the historic Virginia Theatre. Season subscriptions (to […] Continue Reading

Announcing… A Special Announcement!

Announcing… A Special Announcement! Don’t miss the Virginia Theatre’s 2017-2018 Performing Arts Season Announcement: Thursday, June 1st! What a season 2016-2017 turned out to be! With concerts from the likes […] Continue Reading