The 22nd Annual Art in the Village

The 22nd Annual Art in the Village

New this year - a move to early summer  - June 28th!

The Carlsbad Village Association's 22nd Annual Art in the Village will take place on Sunday, June 28, 2020.  The past event brought over 110 local and regional artists for a fantastic one-day, open-air event. Celebrating the dynamic art culture in Carlsbad Village and the surrounding areas, the event attracts thousands of residents and travelers by offering a diverse selection of fine artists in media such as painting (oil, acrylic, watercolor), classical and contemporary sculpture, glass, drawing, photography, metal, mixed media, digital art, printmaking, wood, and fiber. Starting at 9 a.m. attendees browse exhibits, watch performance art, enjoy interactive demos, and listen to live music along State Street and Grand Avenue right in the heart of downtown Carlsbad Village, just blocks from Carlsbad State Beach.


Show Date: June 28, 2020
Show Hours: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Location: Carlsbad​​​​​, CA - Art in the Village lines State Street and Grand Avenue in the heart of downtown historic Carlsbad Village, an affluent and popular San Diego County beach town. Carlsbad Village is 45 minutes north of San Diego, 1½ hours south of Los Angeles.

Call for Artists & Eligibility

Artists interested in exhibiting may email for additional information or apply on-line at Zapplication. Items sold must be original and handcrafted by the displaying artist(s). The exhibitor must be the designer and creator of the art. Applications are open through February 10th, 2020.


Family-Friendly Art Activities

We are pleased to have the Family Open Studios, hosted by the City of Carlsbad Cultural Arts Department, providing art-making projects for the whole family again this year.


Tasting Room

This year's Art in the Village will host its 2nd annual craft beer and wine Tasting Room featuring amazing local businesses. More details to follow.

Spend the Day in the Village

Public parking is plentiful in the Village, and the beach is only two blocks away. Many casual and fine dining establishments are within steps from the venue, as well as shopping at a wide variety of boutiques, salons, and galleries.

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Thank You To Our Generous Sponsors

We couldn't do this without the help of our generous sponsors. Below is a list of 2019 sponsors who helped make this event possible.