ARCATA: Kinetic Sculpture Race May 25-27, 2019. It has gone by various names during its 40+ year history but the Triathlon of the Art World-- the Great Arcata to Ferndale World Championship Kinetic Sculpture Race-- is a 3-day race that travels 42 miles along land, sand, water and mud, to compete for nothing more than glory. kineticgrandchampionship.com
ARNOLD: Memorial Weekend Arts and Crafts Festival May 25-26, 2019 is right around the bend from Calaveras Big Trees State Park. Talk about inspiration!
BISHOP: Bishop Memorial Day Arts and Crafts Fair May 24-27, 2019. Quality handcrafted items and fine arts featuring nearly 100 artists displaying and selling their creations. Location: Bishop City Park, 690 N. Main Street Bishop. Open Friday through Sunday 9am-6pm and Monday 9am – 1pm. Organized by Inyo Council for the Arts. Free, inyo.org
CHESTER: Lake Almanor Memorial Weekend Craft Fair May 25-26, 2019,
10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Chester Park, adjacent to the Feather River
192 Main St.
Chester, CA 96020
A juried Craft Fair sponsored by the Rotary Club of Chester features all handcrafted items. No resale items, manufactured or commercial products are allowed.
GUALALA: Gualala Fine Arts Fair May 25-26, 2019. Bay area artists, music, food and fun. gualalaarts.org
HERMOSA BEACH: Fiesta Hermosa May 25-27, 2019 Free beach weekend party with bands, foods, entertainment and vendors showing off their stuff for sale.
IDYLLWILD: Art in the Park
May 25-26, 2019, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Location: ICC Park, Hwy 243, Idyllwild, CA 25+ artists! idyllwildartinthepark.com
KERNVILLE: Sierra Arts & Crafts Festival May 25-27, 2019, 9 a.m.
Kernville Rd. & Tobias St.
Saturday & Sunday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
The Kern River Valley Art Association annual Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day weekend festival in. Artists show and sell paintings, ceramics and a variety of original artworks. Sierra Arts & Crafts Festival in Circle Park offers free admission and three days of arts entertainment.
LOS ANGELES: Silverlake Flea Every Saturday 12-5 p.m.
Micheltorena Elementary School
Los Angeles, CA
Food trucks, DJ spinning tunes, best used book sale, best vintage
MORRO BAY: Morro Bay Spring Art in the Park May 25-27, 2019, 10 a.m. Location: Morro Bay Blvd. & Harbor Drive, Morro Bay, CA. The 64th annual Art in the Park includes 108 booths representing 125 independent artists and crafters. Free, morrobayartinthepark.com
OJAI: Art in the Park May 25-26, 2019, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Downtown Ojai in Libby Park
205 E Ojai Avenue
Art in the Park is one of Ojai's most popular events drawing local and visiting artists and art lovers. Experience the fine art, food and music – all in a fine place! Admission is free. Art in the Park on Memorial Day Weekend is an annual juried, fine arts show with entertainment, activities and attractions include: music, art, crafts, food, vendors. The show is located in beautiful Libbey Park in downtown Ojai across the footbridge that connects the Art Center and Montgomery Street to the Park. Exhibit spaces fill the park with some of the finest artists on the California coast and many from surrounding states as well.
PALO ALTO: Cultural Kaleidoscope and Youth Art exhibitions
at the Art Center April 27-May 26, 2019
The Palo Alto Art Center
1313 Newell Road
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Free admission, cityofpaloalto.org
This annual community event allows students throughout the Palo Alto/Menlo Park region to become exhibiting artists, and showcases their youthful talent. The Cultural Kaleidoscope exhibit and Youth Art
REDLANDS: Art in the Park May 24-26, 2019, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Vine & Orange St.
Features 60+ renown artists, enjoy live entertainment, kid's fun zone and Smiley Library and Lincoln Shrine. Local craft beer, wine and Inland Empire cuisine favorites available for purchase. Sponsored by the Redlands Art Association
SAN FRANCISCO: Treasure Fest May 25-26, 2019, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Makers, artists, designers, antique collectors and vintage. Location: 500 Ave N, Treasure Island, San Francisco, CA. $4 general entry online/$7 at the gate includes parking. Ages under 12 are free. Pet friendly. treasurefest.com
Art & Wind Festival May 26-27,
2019, 11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
San Ramon Central Park
12501 Alcosta Blvd.
SANTA BARBARA: I Madonnari at Santa Barbara Mission May 25-27, 2019. Free to see.
MORRO BAY: Photo Exhibition at Gallery at Marina
Square May 2019. Location: Marina Square Complex,
601 Embarcadero, #10, Morro Bay, CA 93442 Free, public invited.
NOVATO: Native Expressions, March 2 to June 28, 2019. Art exhibit by Becky Olvera Schultz at Museum of the American Indian in Novato features Native American art masks and other mixed/mixed works including Southwest style masks, photography, serigraphs, rawhide shields and more. Location: Museum of the American Indian, Miwok Park, 2200 Novato Boulevard, Novato CA 94947. Info: marinindian.com
OAKLAND: First Friday Festival May 3, 2019, 5-9 p.m. Artists, craftspeople, and makers showcase and sell their artworks. Location: Telegraph Avenue from West Grand to 27th, Oakland, CA. oaklandfirstfridays.org
CERES: Ceres Street Faire May 4-5, 2019 with Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show on Saturday. Location: Downtown Ceres, Just off Highway 99, Ceres, CA. Free admission, cereschamber.com
Gem Mineral & Jewelry Show, May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Annual Silent Auctions, Door Prizes, Demonstrations, Exhibits, Gold Panning, Dealers, Rough and finished rocks and minerals, fossils, Exhibits, Children's activities under the Auspices of the Anaheim Arts Council. Time: Location Brookhurst Community Center, 2271 West Crescent Ave. Anaheim, CA searchersrocks.org
YUCCA VALLEY: California Welcome Center Art Festival May 4-5, 2019, 9 a. m.-5 p.m. State-wide art contest, food, art, and craft vendors. Fun to be had by all. Location: California Welcome Center, 56711 Twentynine Palms Highway, Yucca Valley, CA. yuccavalley.org
CALABASAS: Calabasas Fine Arts Festival May 4-5, 2019
Calabasas Park Centre, free parking area
23975 Park Sorrento
Admission is free
Located at the Commons at Calabasas & the Calabasas Civic Center Free Parking & Admission 150 Fine Artists & Jewelers Live Musical Entertainment Gourmet Food Trucks Housed on the grounds of the famed Commons at Calabasas and the beautiful Calabasas Civic Center, the annual Fine Arts Festival features over 150 painters, jewelers, potters, sculptors, photographers, glass artists, woodworkers and more. Participating exhibitors travel from all over the Western United States to showcase beautiful works of art made by the artist's own hands. Fine dining restaurants, gourmet food trucks and live musical performances compliment this wonderful weekend with the arts!
ALAMEDA: Alameda Spring Antiques Faire May 5, 2019, 6 a.m.-3 p.m. with price determining entry time. Over 800 Dealer booths. All items are 20 years old or older and include vintage and antique home decorations, clothing, furniture, jewelry, art, pottery, books & collectibles. Location: Alameda Point, 2900 Navy Way, Alameda, California 94501. $5-15, alamedapointantiquesfaire.com
CARLSBAD: Carlsbad Village Street Faire May 5, 2019, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Downtown - Carlsbad, CA
More than 850 vendors with arts & crafts, antiques, unique clothing, items from around the world, and more. Kiddie rides, an international food center, and an old-fashioned pancake breakfast, too! Free shuttle at northwest corner of Sears at Shoppes at Carlsbad Plaza Camino Real (Highway 78 and Jefferson) as well as at the Poinsettia Coaster Station (Poinsettia exit off of I-5).
CERES: Ceres Street Faire May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m. Hours: 10a-6p Saturday | 10a-4p Sunday. The event features Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show on Saturday. Antiques & Vintage Collectibles Live Entertainment, Family and Children's Entertainment, Food and Drink Booths, Crafts and Collectibles and Live Exhibitions. Location: Downtown Ceres, Just off Highway 99, Ceres, CA. Free admission, cereschamber.com
CULVER CITY: The Bead Society Bead Bazaar April 28, 2019, 10 a.m. - 5
Veterans Memorial Auditorium
1 Avenue of the Arts
Culver City, CA
150 Artists with mixed media, fine arts and crafts sell their original work at this wonderful event.
CUPERTINO: DeAnza College Flea Market May 4, 2019. The De Anza Flea Market contains about 825 vendor stalls, typically attracting 15,000-20,000 shoppers. Location: DASB Flea Market Campus Parking Lots A and B, 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd. Cupertino, CA 95014. Free admission: (408) 864-8414, deanza.edu Other dates: June 1, 2019 | July 6, 2019 | August 3, 2019 | September 7, 2019
DAVIS: Davis Craft and Vintage Fair May 5, 2019, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Music, food, vintage and handmade goods Art, Crafts, Vintage, Up-cycled, Handcrafted, Spa, Food and live music!Location: Central Park, Davis, on C and 3rd, Davis, CA. daviscraftandvintagefair.com
DOWNEY: Downey Street Faire May 4, 2019, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The 25th annual Street Faire with more than 150 vendors include food, drinks, beer garden and crafts all for sale! Music stage both days includes live entertainment with bands and dancing. Location: Brookshire Avenue, Downtown Downey, CA. Free admission, downeychamber.org
DUTCH FLAT: Spring Artisan Faire May 4, 2019, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Dutch Flat Community Center, 933 Stockton Street, Dutch Flat, CA 95714. colfaxchamber.com | ductchflatcc.org
EL SEGUNDO: Home Town Fair May 4, 2019, 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Main Street at Library Park
El Segundo, Ca
Arts & crafts vendors, carnival rides, community expo, bake-off contest, Rotary Rubber Duck Swim and adoption. Duck launch at 1:30 p.m.
FALLBROOK: Reflections of Nature Wildlife and Landscape Art Show & Sale
May 4-5, 2019
Fallbrook Art Center
103 South Main
Fallbrook CA 92028
$10 admission, fallbrookartcenter.org
Nature's diversity is evident in the art presented by 20 professional artists working in oil, acrylic, watercolor, charcoal, pastels, scratchboard, photography, wood, glass, stone and bronze in a wide variety of styles.
FULLERTON: Savoir Faire Vintage Market May 5, 2019, 7 a.m.-2 p.m. Held 1st Sunday of every month. Location: 2600 Nutwood Ave. Fullerton, CA. Free admission and parking, savoirfairevintagemarket.com
LATHROP: Mayor's Art Show and Sale, April 29-May 10, 2019, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. For more information please call (209) 941-7372. Lathrop City Hall Council Chambers, 390 Towne Centre Drive, Lathrop, CA
LODI: Lodi Street Faire May 5, 2019, 8 a.m.-4 p.m. More than 500 vendors participate in this biannual event held the 1st Sunday in May and October.
LONG BEACH: Uptown Village Market Uptown Village Market May 3-4, 2019
4321 Atlantic Ave.
Long Beach, CA
Live entertainment is included. 90+ Juried show. Hours: Friday 5-10pm | Saturday 11-5pm
LOS ANGELES: Pancakes and Booze Pop Up Art Show, May 3-4, 2019, 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Booze, free pancakes, live music and body painting. Location: Lot 613, Los Angeles, CA, $10-15, pancakesandbooze.com
MARIN: Marin Open Studios
May 4-5, 2019 & May 11-12, 2019,
11 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Marin County, California
Over 270 artists open their doors one or both weekends.
Free self-guided tour, marinopenstudios.org
MILL VALLEY: Senior Art Show May 1-24, 2019 at Mill Valley Community Center, 180 Camino Alto, Mill Valley, CA. Free admission, millvalleyrecreation.org
La Carte & Art May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Castro Street - El Camino Real to Evelyn Avenue, Downtown Mountain View, CA Free admission
240 fine arts and crafts booths, specialty pre-packaged food booths, live entertainment, a kid's area, food, wine and beer
NEWPORT BEACH: Spring Faire May 19, 2019, 7 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Annual Spring Faire has food for sale, butterfly house, face painting, animals, native plants sale, youth art showcase and restaurants and caterers. Location: Environmental Nature Center, 1601 E. 16th St. Newport Beach, CA. encenter.org
NORCO: Hillside Farm Annual Spring Craft Fair May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Fine, hand-crafted gifts, with at least 50% of merch to be sold is merchant's own work. Public invited to Hillside Farm, known for its ginger cookies. Location: 3475 Hillside Ave., Norco, CA. Free admission, hillsidefarmnorco.com
PALM SPRINGS: Palm Springs Vintage Market May 5, 2019, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. This is the final 1st Sunday market of the desert season. Location: Camelot Theatres, 2300 E. Baristo, Palm Springs, CA. $5, palmspringsvintagemarket.com
PASO ROBLES: Three Speckled Spring Hens Show May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m. both days. Hours: Sat. 10a-4p | Sun. 10a-3p. Enjoy more than 100 vendors selling antiques, vintage, repurposed and very unique items. Location: The Paso Robles Event Center Frontier Town Paso Robles, CA, $12, or $25 early admission 7 a.m. on Saturday. threespeckledhens.com
SAN CLEMENTE: Village Art Fair - May
May 5, 2019, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Downtown - San Clemente, CA | Exhibitors: 70 | juried event
Free admission, villagesanclemente.org
SAN JOSE: Makers Market May4, 2019, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Makers Market at Santana Row - A Craft Fair! by Makers Market. 30+ Local Artists. Henna artist DIY Workshops Live Music. Location: Santana Row, Oak Tree Lounge across from Pinkberry, 377 Santana Row, Suite 110, San Jose, CA. Free but requesting RSVP: makersmarket.us
SANTA MONICA: Santa Monica Sunday Flea Market, "One of the Top Flea Markets in America" May 5, 2019 and May 26, 2019, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Antique, Victorian, Mid-Century, Vintage, Shabby Chic, Architectural Salvage, Industrial Furniture, Paintings from Listed European and American Artists, Posters, Lithographs, Estate Jewelry, Outdoor Furniture, Garden Accessories, Rugs from Around the World, Tribal, African Art, Crystal, China and Silver are a sampling of treasures you may find. Location: Santa Monica Airport, 3050 Airport Ave., Santa Monica, CA $4-7 admission, santamonicaairportantiquemarket.com
SANTA FE SPRINGS: Santa Fe Springs Art Fest May 3, 2019, 3-11 p.m. Showcasing dozens of artists, vendors, and entertainment open to the public. Location: Clarke Estate, 10211 Pioneer Blvd., Santa Fe Springs, CA. Free, santafesprings.org
SARATOGA: Saratoga Rotary Art Show May 4-5, 2019, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. The annual event includes 150 artists, strawberry smoothies, along with wine, beer and food trucks. Local entertainment, Kids Corner and Donkey Rides add to the fun. Location: West Valley College, 14000 Fruitvale Ave, Saratoga, CA 95070. Free admission and parking, saratogarotaryartshow.org
SHELL BEACH: Art in the Park at Dinosaur Caves May 5, 2019, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Meet and buy unique gifts from more than 70 artists and craftsmen selling paintings, sculpture, pottery, glass art, textiles, jewelry, wood, metal art, health and beauty, and more! Location: Dinosaur Caves Park, Shell Beach (Pismo Beach), CA. Free admission, artintheparkshellbeach.com
SIERRA MADRE: Sierra Madre Fine Art Fair May 4-5, 2019, 9:30 a.m.-6
Memorial Park, at Sierra Madre
Blvd. & Hermosa Avenue
222 W. Sierra Madre Blvd.
Sierra Madre, California
Saturday: 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sunday 9:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.
From the Friends of the Library produces this annual festival of art which includes approx. 100 exhibitors.
85 juried artists will display an array of Fine Art and Fine Craft in Sierra Madre's Memorial Park. Includes a food court, wine & beer garden, music on stage at the band shell and south section of park, a silent auction and activities for children. Free admission. Sponsored by the Friends of the Sierra Madre Library. ALL proceeds support the Sierra Madre Public Library.
YUCAIPA: Yucaipa's Music & Arts Festival May 3-5, 2019. Location: New Yucaipa Arts Center, 12062 California Street, Yucaipa Ca 92399 Times: Friday 6-10 pm | Saturday 12-10 pm | Sunday 12-7 pm yucaipachamber.org
BENICIA: Open Studios May 4-5, 2019, 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Free admission. artsbenicia.org
JULIAN: Julian Arts Guild Spring Fine Arts Show May 4-5, 2019,
10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
2129 Main St.
CAMERON PARK: Junk'n In The Junction Spring Market May 4, 2019, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. artisans, junkers, crafters, collectors, repurposed items, antique, vintage, bakers and more. Live music. Location: Burke Junction, 3300 Coach Lane, Cameron Park, CA. facebook.com/ThePickItFencebyKara
MOUNTAIN VIEW: A la Carte & Art May 4-5, 2019
May 5, 2019
PASADENA: Pasadena City College Flea Market May 7, 2019, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Operated as a nonprofit org, the market has 400+ vendors and more than 50 record vendors, qualifying the event as the best record marketplace in Southern California. Held on 1st Sunday of the month. Location: Pasadena City College CC-105, 1570 E. Colorado Blvd. Pasadena, CA 91106. Free admission, pasadena.edu (626) 585-7906
DANVILLE: Open Studios May 11-12, 2019, 11 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday |
11 a.m.-5 p.m. Sunday
Village Theatre Art Gallery
233 Front Street
Free to see, danville.ca.gov
Celebrate and visit the Danville Artistic Community at the Danville Open Studios.
SAN DIEGO: SDCCU Festival of the Arts May 11, 2019, 11 a.m. - 10
North Park - San Diego, CA
FREE and for all ages! explorenorthpark.com
Optional Craft Beer Block for age 21+, $28.94
Music, live street art demonstrations, kids art block, local food! Cocktail garden, Craft Beer Block with 30+ breweries and tastings.
LOOMIS: Loomis Art Loop Open Studio Tour May 11-12, 2019
10 a.m.-5 p.m.
The studio tour is free and you can get a map online at: LoomisArtLoop.com
The Annual Mother's Day Loomis Art Loop studio tour is made up of local artists that show their work at home studios.
EL DORADO HILLS: Art, Beer & Wine Festival May 11-12, 2019, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.
El Dorado Hills Town Center
4363 Town Center Blvd.
El Dorado Hills, CA
Free admission, tasting kits $25-35, eldoradohillsartfestival.org
80+ best artists from both near and far, displaying their fine-art along the thoroughfare on Town Center Boulevard. In addition to the wonderful art, there is great food and live music plus some of the area's most prestigious wineries and award-winning craft breweries pouring tasks each day.
Sunset Beach Mother's Day Art Show
May 11-12, 2019
Held along the Green Belt between S. & N. Pacific Ave. and 12th Street
STUDIO CITY: Mother's Day Festival of Arts and Crafts
May 11-12, 2019, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
12061 Moorpark St.
Studio City, CA
For more than 40 years this semi-annual art show delights thousands of visitors and art buyers.
SAN DIEGO: Bernardo Winery Spring Arts And Crafts Fair May
11-12, 2019, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
13330 Paseo Del Verano Norte
San Diego, CA
Mother's Day Weekend Annual Spring Arts and Crafts Fair features 125 hand-picked artists / vendors with jewelry, soaps, paintings and sculpture, local honey, clothing, pottery, items for the home and garden and much more! Live music, a food court, free admission, parking and shuttle. No pets or outside food and beverage.
ALAMEDA: Spring Arts, Crafts, & Wine Festival May 11-12, 2019
The Downtown Alameda Spring Festival is a Mother's Day tradition in the San Francisco Bay Area. The popular event takes place on Park Street every year during the second weekend in May.
DANA POINT: Mothers Day Weekend Art Show & Sale May
11-12, 2019, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Dana Point Harbor
34555 Street of the Golden Lantern,
Dana Point, CA 92629
BASS LAKE: Pines Village Craft Fair May 10-12, 2019
The Pines Resort
54432 Road 432
Bass Lake, CA
basslake.com | basslakechamber.com
35 vendors & exhibitors expected.
SUISUN CITY: Mothers' Day Artisan Fair
May 12, 2019, 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Main Street and Solano Street in Harbor Plaza Park
Suisun City Waterfront
Suisun City, CA
Vendors with handcrafted items and specialty foods. Booths at Main Street and Solano Street in Harbor Plaza Park and along the beautiful Suisun City Waterfront showcase the works of more than 70 talented artists and artisans.
LOS ANGELES: SELECTION May 18-25, 2019. Pop Up Art Exhibition of Contemporary Russian Artists' featured painting, graphics, photography. Location: Touchon & Co. Gallery, 1100 S. Main Street, Los Angeles, CA touchonco-gallery.business.site
LOS ALTOS: Los Altos Community
Fine Art in the Park May 18-19, 2019, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
199 University Avenue
Los Altos, CA
losaltosca.gov | rotaryartshow.com
Hosted by the Los Altos Rotary Club, Fine Art in the Park is an open-air art show featuring over 170 artists presenting original works in media ranging from painting to sculpture, ceramics and jewelry. Food and beverages sold. Parking: Los Altos High School offers free parking and shuttle.
WALNUT CREEK: Walnut Festival's Art on the Main May 18-19, 2019
Saturday 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sunday 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Downtown Walnut Creek between Civic & Mt. Diablo
BEVERLY HILLS: Art Show May 18-19, 2019, 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Beverly Gardens Park
Santa Monica Blvd. from Rodeo to Rexford
Beverly Hills, California
Free parking nearby, beverlyhills.org
245 exhibitors showcase fine arts and whimsical jewelry, ceramics, wearables and more, plus food trucks, beer & wine garden
SANTA CLARITA: Artisan Row Home Arts and Crafts Show May 18-19, 2019, 10 a.m.-4
William S. Hart Park and Museum
William S. Hart Park Office (661) 259-0855
Admission is free, parks.lacounty.gov
William S. Hart Regional Park and Museum
24151 Newhall Avenue
Newhall, CA 91321
Annual Home arts and Crafts Boutique showcases handmade toys, fashion accessories, fabrics, bed and bath items, 3 dimensional craft works and a fine arts gallery with photography, paintings, drawings and print works all displayed at Hart hall. two-day event
POWAY: Arts & Craft Market at Poway Band Festival May 19, 2019, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. This art show features unique hand crafts sold during the annual Band Festival. Location: Old Poway Park, 14134 Midland Road Poway, CA 92064. Free admission, poway.org
Art Walk May 19, 2019, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
If you love sidewalks with artwork displays right next to the bay with the stunning, historic Balboa Pavilion in view, this show is for you. The sidewalks are narrow and can become quite crowded, just adding to the fun.
ROSEVILLE: Third Saturday Art Walk May 18, 2019, 5-8 p.m.
Blue Line Art Gallery
Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.