Artist Open Studios
9/12/2014  The first in a series of Artist Open Studios will be held on Saturday, October 4, 2014 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Participants can catch a free shuttle service from the Act V parking lot, located at 1900 Laguna Canyon Road, and take advantage of free parking. Over 30 artists will be opening their studios, offering hands-on experiences and insights into their creative process. This is opportunity to see artists working in a variety of media from glass blowing to bronze welding. This event is funded by the lodging establishments and City of Laguna Beach.

Main Beach Park Sculpture Competition
9/12/2014  The Arts Commission is currently accepting request for qualifications for an Art in Public Places project at Main Beach Park. Artists are invited to submit images of previous installations and their public art resume. The honorarium for this project is $56,000.

Holiday Palette Competition
9/12/2014  - The Arts Commission is currently accepting designs to the annual competition. Winning artists will be provided with a wooden palette on which to paint their original design. The honorarium for this project is $600.

Police Memorial Sculpture Dedication
9/4/2014  On Sunday, September 21, 2014, the City of Laguna Beach will dedicate the Police Memorial sculpture “Eternal Legacy” by artists Gerard Stripling and Michele Taylor on Loma Terrace. The public is invited to attend the dedication which starts at 5:00 p.m. To accommodate the ceremony, Loma Terrace will be closed from 3:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. The sculpture dedication coincides with the 1st anniversary of Police Officer Jon Coutchie’s passing. This installation has been funded through donations raised by the Laguna Beach Police Employees’ Association, Laguna Beach Community Foundation and the City of Laguna Beach.

Sunset Serenades
8/22/2014  Every Friday evening from September 5 through September 26, 2014, at 5:30 p.m., the Arts Commission will present Sunset Serenades. The free concerts are held at the Heisler Park Amphitheatre with a variety of music genres as shown below.
9/5 The Screaming Furniture Jazz Outlet (Jazz)
9/12 Gayle Skidmore (Singer/Songwriter)
9/19 The Kalama Bros. (Island Soul)
9/26 Miss Erika Davies (Jazz Singer)
This program is funded by the lodging establishments and City of Laguna Beach.

County of Orange Consolidated Plan Community Workshop
8/22/2014  Please join the County of Orange for a series of Community Workshops to help identify neighborhood needs and priorities.