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Yes I Can Hosts ‘Pop-Up’ Music and Art Show for Autism Awareness

A Santa Clarita nonprofit to benefit autism awareness hosted After the Meltdown, a fundraising “pop-up” art and music show in Newhall Friday.

Yes I Can hosted artists and musicians from across the country, who performed in their signature event Meltdown to raise funds for next year’s Summer Meltdown show.

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Yes I Can Hosts ‘Pop-Up’ […]

2018-05-21T15:12:47+00:00 May 21st, 2018|Around Town, News|

New Public Art Piece in Santa Clarita


On THE Chuck Pontius Commuter-Rail Trail

The Santa Clarita City Council is inviting the community to attend the Santa Clarita Cycling Bear unveiling dedication on Friday, May 18, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. located on the Chuck Pontius Commuter-Rail Trail adjacent to Valencia Boulevard (near the AMPM station […]

2018-05-16T17:23:33+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, Events, News|

Savannah Burrows Wows Crowd at Poppy Festival

The up and coming country star opened for Chris Lane, a prominent country musician, at the April 22 show. The two artists put on a performance in front of a packed house that emulated the energy and excitement of the Poppy Festival.

Burrows has previously opened for top artists including the Swon Brothers, Wilson Phillips, The […]

2018-04-25T14:03:47+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

Stars Share Spotlight as Cowboy Festival Turns 25

Veterans of the Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival stage were honored Saturday night as the city celebrated the festival’s silver anniversary at William S. Hart Park in Newhall.

Highlight of the evening was the presentation of branding irons bearing Hart’s monogram to eight performers, some of whom have entertained local crowds almost since the beginning of the […]

2018-04-25T13:50:49+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

“Cowboy in the School” Workshop at Santa Clarita Elementary

The City of Santa Clarita has brought the “Cowboy in the School” program to several schools. This year, the sixth grade students of Santa Clarita Elementary were visited by musician Gary Allegretto and his harmonica.

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“Cowboy in the School” Workshop at Santa Clarita Elementary

2018-04-25T12:04:21+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, Education, News|

Finding Art Santa Clarita | Inside the Gallery: Artists’ Day at Rancho Camulos Museum

Plein air painters spent their Friday outside on April 6, capturing the natural and historic beauty of the Rancho Camulos Museum during the Museum’s annual Artists’ Day.

The annual day has artists come out to the Museum and bring their art supplies along with them, giving them the chance to have a relaxing day outside and […]

2018-04-25T11:11:44+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

Rocker Ted Nugent Coming to Santa Clarita, Draws Controversy

Finding Art Santa Clarita | Inside the Gallery: Yarn Bomb by Forge Ahead Arts

Forge Ahead Arts, a community arts organization, added color and coziness to Canyon Country Park with their Yarn Bomb project.

Watch the video and see how participants reimagined statues in the park using yarn and knits.

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Finding Art Santa Clarita | Inside the Gallery: Yarn Bomb by Forge Ahead Arts

2018-04-25T10:55:02+00:00 April 25th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

Panel of Artists to Share Their Journey to a Successful Art Career

The community is invited to a free artist panel discussion called “How I Did It: Artists Share Their Journey,” presented as part of the City of Santa Clarita’s New Heights program, taking place on Thursday, April 26, 2018, at 7:00 p.m. at The MAIN.  The goal of many artists is to find ways to make a successful living while simultaneously pursuing […]

2018-04-18T10:44:26+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Around Town, Education, Events, News|

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|