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“Pettable Paintings” Now on Display in Newhall

Here’s something you rarely hear about – an art exhibit where you are encouraged to touch the artwork.

In Santa Clarita, a new art exhibit has opened that allows you to touch and feel paintings as much as you want. “Pettable Paintings,” the newest art exhibit at the Newhall Community Center features
“pettable” animal-themed artwork by Santa […]

2018-06-18T09:43:44+00:00 June 18th, 2018|Around Town, Events, News|

2018 Quilt Show Brings A Stash Of Americana To Santa Clarita

The 2018 Quilt Show, presented by the Santa Clarita Valley Quilt Guild, took place at William S. Hart Park on Saturday, June 9 and Sunday, June 10.

The 2018 Quilt Show was the first show presented by the Santa Clarita Valley Quilt Guild in seven years, according to Kristeen Dolan, Chairwoman for the show.

“We’re displaying 80 […]

2018-06-11T09:45:36+00:00 June 11th, 2018|Around Town, Events, News|

Newhall Students Shine in 11th Annual Art Show

The Newhall School District hosted its 11th annual Art Show where it showcased the work of students from all ten school sites in the district.

The hundreds who attended the show on Tuesday were greeted by thousands of unique art pieces that lined the halls and were created by students ranging in age from transitional kindergarten […]

2018-06-07T13:02:39+00:00 June 7th, 2018|Around Town, Education, News|

“Swing into Summer” at the Canyon Country Community Center

Join the cool cats and cut the rug as swing dance takes over the Canyon Country Community Center! “Swing into Summer” will be held Saturday, June 9, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Community Center (18792 Flying Tiger Drive).

Residents ages 18 and older are invited to this fun evening of dancing for novices […]

2018-06-04T12:46:30+00:00 June 4th, 2018|Around Town, Events, News|

“Toxikologie” Art Exhibit at The MAIN in Newhall

Starting Tuesday, June 19, 2018, the art gallery at The MAIN in Old Town Newhall will feature “Toxikologie,” an exhibition showcasing vibrant, layered altarpiece-style works, inspired by both Harajuku high fashion and medieval altarpiece forms, by artist Kitty Cutshall. The exhibition will be on display through Friday, July 13, 2018. An art reception for “Toxikologie” will take place on Thursday, June […]

2018-06-04T12:42:18+00:00 June 4th, 2018|Around Town, Events, News|

Valencia Jazz & Blues Concert Series Starts June 15th

No more wondering what to do on Friday nights because Friday, June 15th will be opening night as the sounds of live Jazz and Blues bands once again fill Town Center Drive in Valencia. This will be the 19th year that the Valencia Jazz & Blues will feature regional, national and international entertainers in a […]

2018-06-04T10:06:11+00:00 May 31st, 2018|Around Town, Events, News|

Donuts Arrive on June 5th!

Opening on June 5th, don’t miss the exciting new art exhibit “Donuts,” presented by the city of Santa Clarita, in the First Floor Gallery at City Hall. The donut-themed exhibit will be on display until July 13, 2018.

The donut is one of the most highly-revered American pastries. It is currently experiencing a revival as more […]

2018-05-31T10:53:39+00:00 May 31st, 2018|Around Town, Events, News|

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.

For more information: 

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|