2018 Cowboy Festival Road Closure and Parking Details

The 25th Annual Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, presented by Heritage Sierra Medical Group, returns to Old Town Newhall this weekend! Residents are encouraged to be prepared for road closures and plan transportation accordingly from Friday, April 20 to Sunday, April 22.

The 2018 Cowboy Festival, taking place at the William S. Hart Park Event Area on Saturday, April 21 and Sunday, […]

2018-04-18T10:26:47+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News|

Scholarships Still Available Through Santa Clarita Artists’ Association

An important focus of the Santa Clarita Artists Association (SCAA) is fostering a future in visual art.

SCAA’s mission is to promote art in the Santa Clarita Valley by “Making Visual Art visible.” The association’s community outreach programs help with this endeavor, and are always educational, child friendly and free to the general public. SCAA also […]

2018-04-18T10:22:52+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, Education, News|

Vendors Sought for Artisan Row Arts and Crafts Show

The 2018 Artisan Row Home Arts & Crafts Show is coming to William S. Hart Regional Park on Saturday and Sunday, May 19-20, and organizers have put out the call to vendors.

The two-day event inside Hart Hall will showcase handmade toys, bed and bath items, an array of fashion accessories both handmade and commercial, fabrics […]

2018-04-18T10:17:06+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News|

New West Rides into Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival

Award-winning Western music trio and local favorite New West will ride into Hart Park for four Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival performances on Saturday and Sunday, April 21 and April 22.

Renowned songwriter Mike Fleming, fleet-fingered lead guitarist Raul Reynoso and the incredibly talented bassist Dave Jackson perform music steeped in the West, acoustically, authentically, and with […]

2018-04-16T10:41:09+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News|

CalArts Selects Tracie Costantino as Its Next Provost

California Institute of the Arts has selected Tracie Costantino as its next Provost. Costantino comes to CalArts from the Rhode Island School of Design, where she was interim Provost.

“We are excited to have attracted a leader of Tracie’s experience, talent, and knowledge,” said CalArts President Ravi Rajan.

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CalArts Selects Tracie Costantino as Its […]

2018-04-16T10:35:14+00:00 April 16th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News|

City Seeking Donut Themed Artwork to Display in Exhibit at City Hall

The City is seeking art that features, highlights or uses donuts as a design element for an upcoming exhibition titled “Donuts.” This exhibition will be displayed in conjunction with the City’s annual exhibits program in the First Floor Gallery at Santa Clarita City Hall from June 5, 2018 to July 10, 2018.  Artists located in Los […]

2018-04-12T10:59:12+00:00 April 12th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News|

Deadline Extended for Earth Arbor Day “cArt aRt” Competition Entries

Get ready to let your creative juices flow as you take an ordinary trash can and change it into a work of art! The deadline for community members to enter the 2018 Earth Arbor Day “cArt aRt” competition has been extended to April 18, 2018. The competition allows entrants to transform everyday curbside recycling carts into imaginative […]

2018-04-12T10:46:09+00:00 April 12th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News|

‘Shoreline Symmetry’ Art Exhibit at The MAIN to Showcase Geometric Nature-Inspired Digital Art

Starting Monday, April 16, 2018, the art gallery at The MAIN in Old Town Newhall will showcase “Shoreline Symmetry, an art exhibition showcasing fantastical, nature-inspired digital art printed on aluminum by artist Karen Hochman Brown. The exhibition will be on display through Friday, May 11, 2018. An art reception for “Shoreline Symmetry” will take place on Thursday, April 19, 2018,

With […]

2018-04-09T13:10:48+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

Exciting Performances and Activities Set for 2018 Cowboy Festival

This year marks the 25th Annual Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival, presented by Heritage Sierra Medical Group, which draws thousands of visitors from across the country to Old Town Newhall for a weekend of entertainment, mouthwatering food and endless family fun. To celebrate the silver anniversary, general admission to the Cowboy Festival is FREE for all attendees on […]

2018-04-09T12:58:56+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News|

CalArts Artists Chosen Among Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowships

The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation announced 173 fellowships Thursday, which included several CalArts artists.

While the grant amounts are not disclosed, the foundation offers its fellowships to “further the development of scholars and artists by assisting them to engage in research in any field of knowledge and creation in any of the arts, under the […]

2018-04-09T12:37:29+00:00 April 9th, 2018|Announcements, Artist Spotlight, News|