News 2017-07-05T10:15:55+00:00

Local news for the Santa Clarita arts community.

West Ranch Percussion Ensemble Returns Home as World Champions

April 25th, 2018|Announcements, Artist Spotlight, News|

The 24 members of the West Ranch High School percussion Ensemble will forever be known as world champions as they took home the top prize at the Winter Guard International (WGI) World Championships in Dayton, [...]

Stars Share Spotlight as Cowboy Festival Turns 25

April 25th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

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 [...]

“Cowboy in the School” Workshop at Santa Clarita Elementary

April 25th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, Education, News|

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. [...]

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

April 25th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

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 [...]

Rocker Ted Nugent Coming to Santa Clarita, Draws Controversy

April 25th, 2018|Around Town, News|

Rocker Ted Nugent’s upcoming performance in Santa Clarita has drawn plans for a protest this summer, when the rocker is set to headline a local show, in light of Nugent’s recent controversial comments. The veteran [...]

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

April 25th, 2018|Around Town, Artist Spotlight, News|

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 [...]

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

April 18th, 2018|Around Town, Education, Events, News|

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, [...]

2018 Cowboy Festival Road Closure and Parking Details

April 18th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News|

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 [...]

Scholarships Still Available Through Santa Clarita Artists’ Association

April 18th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, Education, News|

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 [...]

New West Rides into Santa Clarita Cowboy Festival

April 16th, 2018|Announcements, Around Town, News|

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 [...]