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LAGUNA BEACH, CA —  The Festival of Arts was awarded a $2,000 grant which made possible one of its summer art enrichment programs, Arts-X-Press. With the support of this funding, the Festival of Arts hosted 270 seventh and eighth grade … MORE


LAGUNA BEACH, CA —  Artists made the runway their canvas at the Festival of Arts on August 2, competing to create the most imaginative and unique designs using reclaimed, reused or recycled materials. A three-panel judge chose the top looks … MORE


LAGUNA BEACH, CA — On Sunday August 17 from 1pm-2pm Festival of Arts visitors will be elevated to great culinary heights when Chef Kiel Anderson from Watermarc makes a visit to demonstrate his skills and share his flavors. Chef Anderson … MORE


LAGUNA BEACH, CA — “Art Talks” continue with a conversation led by Festival Artist Vinita Voogd. Vinita, a long-time exhibitor at the Festival of Arts, spent last summer in Venice as part of an artist residency program along with TeaYoun … MORE


LAGUNA BEACH, CA — Learn to create delicious dishes with Cathy Thomas, award-winning columnist, author and on-air host at the Festival of Arts Sunday, August 10 from 1 – 2pm. As part of the 2014 Art of Cooking series, she … MORE


LAGUNA BEACH, CA  — The popular Jazz on the Green concert series, sponsored by the University of Redlands, continues at the Laguna Beach Festival of Arts on Saturday, August 9th from 1–3pm. Keyboardist/composer/producer Jeff Lorber, heralded as “one of the … MORE


LAGUNA BEACH, CA  — On August 7 from 12-1pm, the Festival of Arts continues its Art Talks series with a lively discussion about the 2014 Festival Runway Fashion Show. Moderated by Special Events Director Susan Davis, artists who entered the … MORE