Around Town

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.

Video at SCVTV.com:

“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.

Video at SCVTV.com:

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|

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|