The Egyptian Theatre

135 North Second Street Dekalb, IL
The Egyptian Theatre is a 1929, fully restored, Egyptian Art Deco movie palace, operated and staffed by the volunteer family, P.E.T. Inc. (Preservation of the Egyptian Theatre). A National Landmark, the Egyptian is home to 35+ local performing arts groups and shows movies (the art, independent and foreign films). The Egyptian is also available for rentals, tours, weddings, graduations, small parties and receptions.
Package Pricing
Event Spaces
Large Wedding Area
Small Parties & Reception
Small Private Room 1
Small Private Room 2
Small Private Room 3
Small Wedding Area
  • Cafeteria/Snack Bar Available
  • Historic Landmark/Registry
  • Non-Smoking
  • Outside Catering Allowed
  • Max Number of People for an Event: 1430
  • Number of Event/Function Spaces: 3
  • Parking: Parking Open Lot On-site
  • Seating Capacity: 1430
  • Year Built: 1929
  • Year Renovated: 1983