Galesburg, IL is located on I-74 between Moline and Peoria, and just a hop, skip, and a jump east of the Mississippi River. We are a city of approximately 33,000 proud, hardworking citizens surrounded by rich farmland. Galesburg is also home to Knox College and Carl Sandburg College, both of which serve as a nurturing environments for developing some of the worlds most talented artists. Students travel hundreds of miles to acquire a liberal arts education at Knox College while Carl Sandburg College has been named as one of the finest community colleges in the Midwest area. Galesburg proudly boasts a strong arts community for developing talented artists.