Art & Culture

The City of Effingham is proud to be an arts-friendly community. 

We welcome guests and residents to explore our local cultural outlets! 

Whether you’re catching a live show at the Effingham Performance Center, viewing a sculpture along our avenues or touring a local gallery, you’re sure to find inspiration and creativity around every corner in Effingham...

Enjoy your visit! And check out our guide here: Effingham Culture Guide

Mom and Baby at Harmony Playground Astrid Johana Photography

Family Fun

Unleash your sense of wonder in America’s heartland, where you’ll find there is truly something for everyone. At Visit Effingham…

Girls shopping in Downtown Effingham Astrid Johana Photography


Discover the allure of small-town living by immersing yourself in the historic landmarks, charming eateries and locally-owned boutiques that…

Girls in Kayaks at Lake Sara Astrid Johana Photography

Lake Sara

Lake Sara is a quiet cove at dawn, where the only sound is the whirl of a casting reel and the gentle splash of a paddleboarder’s paddle…