California  Festivals


September Art Festivals

ALAMEDA: Alameda Point Antiques Faire September 1, 2019. The largest antiques show in Northern California boasts over 800 Dealer booths. All items are 20 years old or older.  $,

ARCADIA: 626 Night Market August 30-September 1, 2019

ARNOLD: Labor Day Arts & Crafts Fair August 31- September 1, 2019
Bristol's Cafe Grounds 961 Highway 4
Arnold, CA 95223
Free admission

BISHOP: Labor Day Arts & Crafts Show August 30-September 2, 2019. Bishop City Park, and runs in conjunction with the Tri-County Fair. Location: Bishop City Park.

COARSEGOLD: Labor Day Peddlers Market August 31- September 1, 2019. Includes acres of antiques, collectibles & treasures. Hours: Saturday and Sunday, the Peddlers Market runs from dawn to dusk, and on Labor Day, from dawn to 3 p.m.

CORONADO: Art in the Park September 1, 2019, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Spreckels Park, 601 Orange Ave. Juried show with 50 top artists from San Diego County in every genre

FULLERTON: Savoir Faire Vintage Market September 1, 2019, 7 a.m.-2 p.m. at CalState Fullerton. Feature antiques, collectibles, jewelry, vintage goodies, vintage.

HOMEWOOD: Homewood Handcrafted Designs under the Pines (Labor Day weekend) August 30-September 1, 2019
10am to 5pm Homewood Mountain Resort/5145 West Lake Blvd, Homewood, CA,

HERMOSA BEACH: Fiesta Hermosa August 31-September 2, 2019

HUNTINGTON BEACH: Art Afair August 30-September 2, 2019. Location: Pier Plaza, Pacific Coast Highway at Main Street. Hours: 10 a.m.-7 p.m.

KERNVILLE: Sierra Arts & Crafts Festival August 31-September 2, 2019, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday
Circle Park. Artists show & sell  unique  creations throughout the weekend. Please no dogs. Hours: 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday | 9 a.m.-1 p.m.  Monday. The Kern River Valley Art Association (KRVAA) proudly presents this event.

LAGUNA BEACH: Art A:Fair Art Festival  through September 1, 2019. Location: 777 Laguna Canyon Road, Laguna, Beach, CA. $tickets, 

LAGUNA BEACH: Sawdust Festival through September 1, 2019 Location: 935 Laguna Canyon Rd., Laguna, Beach, CA. | Region: Orange County

LONG BEACH: Long Beach Comic Con  August 31-September 1, 2019

MAMMOTH LAKES: Labor Day Festival of the Arts August 31-September 2, 2019, 10 a.m. 110+ exhibiting visual artists, sample international food, local craft beers and wine.

MILLBRAE: Millbrae Art & Wine Festival  August 31-September 1 2019, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. free admission
Broadway Avenue between Victoria and Meadow
Millbrae Chamber of Commerce

MORRO BAY: Art in the Park August 31-September 2, 2019,

MORRO BAY: A Tangle of Textures September 1-29, 2019
Location: Gallery at Marina Square, 601 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442, call: (805) 772-1068
Group Show Guest Artists feature works of Debbie Gedayloo, Hope Myers, Atul Pande, Virginia Mack, Gay McNeal and Jane Siragusa.

ORANGE: Orange International Street Fair August 30- September 1, 2019.

PASADENA: Pasadena Fall Flea Market September 1, 2019, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Location: Pasadena City College, East & West parking lots. 1570 E. Colorado Blvd., Pasadena, CA. Antiques, collectibles, hand made or artisan crafted goods market. Admission is always free. community/flea-market/

SACRAMENTO: Chalk it Up August 31-September 2, 2019
Labor Day Weekend at Fremont Park,

SAN CLEMENTE: The Village Arts Faire September 1, 2019, 9 a.m. Downtown.   Browse and shop more than 60 local vendors offering arts,

 SAN DIEGO: U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge August 31-September 2, 2019. Location: 1140 North Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101

SAN DIEGO: San Diego Vintage Flea Market September 1, 2019, 9 a.m.-3 p.m.  Location: The Observatory North Park Theater Lot,  2891 University Ave San Diego, CA

SANTA BARBARA: Santa Barbara Arts & Crafts Weekend Show September 1, 2019, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Location: East Cabrillo Blvd. on the beach, Santa Barbara, CA. Free admission,

SANTA MONICA: Fall Flea Market September 1, 2019, 8 a.m.-3 p.m. $4 admission, Location: Santa MonicaAirport

SAUSALITO: Sausalito Art Festival  Labor Day Weekend August 30-September 2, 2019. Marinship Park, Sausalito, CA  Sausalito Waterfront $tickets,

SHELL BEACH: Art in the Park September 1, 2019, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Dinosaur Caves Park
Shell Beach, CA
Over 100 local artists display and sell their creations at this monthly event in Dinosaur Caves Park.

SOUTH LAKE TAHOE: Heavenly Village Midway Art & Music Festival August 30- September 1, 2019. Art show, carnival rides, live music all weekend, caricature artists, jugglers, fortune teller, face painter, 5K Run and  Classic Car Show & Shine. Location: Heavenly Village, 1001 Heavenly Village Way, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150.

WOODSIDE: Kings Mountain Art Fair August 31-September 2, 2019, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.  Location: 13889 Skyline Boulevard Woodside, CA. Free admission,

VISALIA: Musae Exhibition September 4-27, 2019 and Opening Reception September 6, 6-8 p.m. at Arts Visalia Gallery Hours: Noon-5:30 p.m., Wednesdays-Saturdays. Opening
Arts Visalia Visual Art Center
214 E. Oak Ave.
Visalia, CA 93292
Free Admission,
Artwork featuring the same model, but from multiple artists: Brianna Lee (Brianna Lee Fine Art), David Cain (DPCS), Blake Dieters, Brandon Rather (Rather B's Photo), Troy Newland, Marty McKee (MarVal Photography), Tony Avila (Avila Studios), Michael Alvarez (Alvarez Photography Studios), and Marcos Dorado.

FALLBROOK Galaxy of Glass, September 7-October 20, 2019 Show Open Daily admission  Location: 103 South Main at Alvarado, Fallbrook CA.

MORRO BAY: Embarcadero Art Walk September 13, 2019, 5-8 p.m.
Stoll Morro Bay's waterfront featuring artists showing fine art, jewelry, crafts and more. Refreshments and music provided by participating galleries, restaurants and shops. Location: Marina Square Complex, 601 Embarcadero, Morro Bay, CA 93442 Cost: Free, call: (805) 772-1068

CAPITOLA: Capitola Art & Wine Festival September 14-15, 2019. Free admission More than 20 wineries, gourmet food, fine art, entertainment, children's art area. Capitola Village, Monterey and Capitola avenues.

ANAHEIM: Anaheim Craft & Vintage Fair September 21, 2019, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Annunciation Byzantine Catholic Church
995 N. West St., Anaheim, CA 92801
Free admission,
Local crafters, vintage sellers and artists with no multi-level marketing vendors.  Food options include homemade Eastern European favorites, homemade jam & bake sale. Church talks, Convenient parking

LOS GATOS: Fiesta de Artes September 21-22, 2019
City Hall Lawn
110 E. Main Street
Los Gatos, CA

LOS GATOS: Magical Glass Pumpkin Patch September 20-22, 2019

PALO ALTO: Great Glass Pumpkin Patch September 28-29, 2019

SANTA CLARA: Santa Clara Art and Wine Festival September 14-15, 2019 
Central Park 909 Kiely Blvd.
Santa Clara, CA
About 175 art and crafts vendors, food, children's activities, entertainment on three stages, wine and beer.

SONOMA: Sonoma Vintage Fest September 27-29, 2019
Sonoma Square

BENICIA: Arts Benicia Super Heroes Bash Art Auction & Gala Saturday, September 21, 2019, 6:30-10:30 p.m.
 Arts Benicia 991 Tyler Street #114 in the historic Benicia Arsenal Benicia, CA 94510
Mark your calendars & buy your tickets now: Arts Benicia Celebrates!

MENLO PARK: Sidewalk Fine Arts & Crafts Fall Fest September 27-29, 2019
Santa Cruz Avenue at El Camino Real

SONOMA: Sonoma Plein Air Festival Week September 14, 2019
 Sonoma Plein Air Foundation 19229 Sonoma Highway, Sonoma CA, 95476

SILVER LAKE: Silverlake Flea Night Market Every Saturday 5-10 p.m. Dates: September 1, 2018 | September 8, 2018 | September 15, 2018 | September 22, 2018 | September 29, 2018
Micheltorena Elementary School, 1511 Micheltorena
Los Angeles, CA |

MOUNTAIN VIEW: Mountain View Art & Wine Festival September 7-8, 2019
Free admission event features 600 artists and craftmakers displaying handcrafted wares; live music; the Comcast Pigskin Party Lounge with a giant-screen TV; festive food and drink; health and wellness displays; home and garden exhibits; and children's activities.

VENTURA: Art & Street Painting Festival September 7-8, 2019, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Ventura Harbor Village
Ventura, CA
Free admission, free parking |
Annual Ventura Art & Street Painting Festival at the waterfront promenade transforms into a working street art gallery and fine artisan marketplace. 40 chalk artists create vivid living murals overlooking the docks. 50 fine artisan vendors -- painters, photographers, jewelry makers, potters and craft designers -- sell their art.  | chalk art

SANTA BARBARA: Santa Barbara Sea Glass + Ocean Arts Festival September 14-15, 2019, 10 a.m. both days
Earl Warren Showgrounds
3400 Calle Real

SEAL BEACH: Seal Beach Arts and Crafts Faire September 7-8, 2019
9 a.m. - 6 p.m. Saturday
9 a.m. - 5 p.m. Sunday
Eisenhower Park
Produced this year by Seal Beach Lions, the event overlooks the beach and Seal Beach Pier. Great location, free to see!

SAN JOSE: Almaden Valley Art & Wine Festival, September 15, 2019, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Almaden Lake Park
San Jose, CA
Free admission and shuttle
The event will feature winery booths, beer garden, gourmet alley, live music, arts and crafts, and children's activities.

SAN JOSE: Annual Luna Park Chalk Art Festival September 21-22, 2019
Backesto Park
Free admission

AVALON: Annual Catalina Festival of Art, September 20-22, 2019, 10 a.m.- 5 p.m. daily
One of the longest running and most acclaimed art festivals in California! Artists from all over the country exhibit along Crescent Avenue and sell their works of fine art, sculpture, fine crafts & photography. Highlights include charity art auction and kids art show. Catalina Art Association.  Located on Crescent Avenue, along the waterfront, this three day art fair features local and mainland artists, crafts, musical entertainment, kids activities and more. Catalina Art Association.

MILL VALLEY: Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival September 14-15, 2019, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Old Mill Park
352 Throckmorton Ave.
Mill Valley, California
$8-12 General Admission,

LAFAYETTE: Lafayette Art & Wine Festival September 21-22, 2019
Downtown Lafayette
Lafayette, California
The Annual Lafayette Art & Wine Festival, held the 3rd weekend in September, is the one of the largest outdoor festivals in Contra Costa County. Art, handmade crafts, sample foods from top local restaurants and enjoy quality wines and microbrews, and enjoy continuous music from our two main stages.

COLUMBIA: Columbia Art Show September 15, 2019, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
More than 50 artists, painters, potters, sculptors and photographers display their artwork on the shady streets of the Columbia State Historic Park.

CARMEL: Glass Pumpkin Patch September 14-15, 2019

LIVE OAK: Harvest the Arts September 21, 2019, 6-10 p.m.
Historic J.Heier Farms
4800 East Butte Road
Live Oak, CA
Live Oak Harvest The Arts at Historic J. Heier Farms, which was established in 1886, features: Artists and Craftsmen, Live Entertainment, Wine Tastings, Sweets and Savories and Fresh Local Produce. Proceeds benefit Yuba Sutter Arts

TEHACHAPI: Artisan First Friday and 40th Anniversary September 6, 2019, 5-8 p.m.
100 W. Tehachapi Blvd. |
Railroad & Depot Parks in Tehachapi, Tehachapi, CA, 93561
Sponsored by Tehachapi Valley Arts Association, this event is one of the few handcraft only venues left in the state. Unique handcrafted gifts, fine works of art, fantastic food and more! 

MENDOCINO: Paint Out September 16-22, 2019
Mendocino Art Center
The annual Mendocino Open Paint Out includes paint sales each day in the Art Center, daily demonstrations and presentations. All events are free and open to the public, including watching the artists paint.


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