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The Festival of Arts and Pageant of the Masters Celebrity Benefit Event with Jane Lynch MORE

Artists made the runway their canvas at the Festival of Arts on August 13, competing to create the most imaginative and unique designs using reclaimed, reused or recycled materials. A three-panel judge chose the top looks in four categories and … MORE


LAGUNA BEACH, CA  — The Festival of Arts is pleased to announce the recent acquisition of five new pieces for the Festival’s Per manent Art Collection, as approved by the Board of Directors. The quality, diversity, and uniqueness of each of these approved … MORE


LAGUNA BEACH, CA — Over 40 miniature artworks will be available for purchase at the Festival of Arts “Open House” Silent Auction on Saturday, July 30 from 1-4pm. Festival artists, staff and volunteers were given small wooden houses to customize as they … MORE


LAGUNA BEACH, CA – The 2016 Pageant of the Masters sets out in search of stories of compelling collaborations that led to the creation of unforgettable artworks in this year’s presentation of “Partners.” Featuring works from around the world, this year’s … MORE


NEWPORT BEACH, CA – Fashion Island will again partner with Orange County’s beloved Festival of Arts and Pageant of the Masters for a special event series this summer. “We’re proud to support the arts at Fashion Island,” said Easther Liu, chief … MORE


LAGUNA BEACH, CA — Years ago, Laguna Beach artist Scott Moore painted “Ice Cream Man.” Now, Moore wouldn’t be wrong to change the title of his oil painting to “Ice Cream Man, and two Olympians.” Moore, 66, used his neighbors’ … MORE


2016 Series Features World-Class Jazz Legends MORE