If you live in coastal Orange County, chances are that you’ve heard of the Festival of Arts of Laguna Beach. Did you know that this festival is turning 90 this year? Dig out your party hats and come celebrate! The 90th Birthday Bash celebration will take place on Saturday, August 13, 2022. This event is in partnership with the City of Laguna Beach and will be tons of fun. Expect to find birthday-themed art projects, giveaways, surprises, photo booths, and live music with Lee Rocker. Enjoy the sounds of Lee Rocker, who is a Grammy-nominated musician and has been nominated for the Bass Player Hall of Fame.
To make this an extra special event, the Birthday Bash is free and open to all who live in coastal Orange County. In addition to the birthday festivities, those in attendance are invited to the Fine Art Show all day long. Starting at 12 noon, a presentation of proclamations will take place. These are awards to artists who have exhibited at the Fine Art Show for 50 years. Welcoming remarks will be made by Laguna Beach Mayor Sue Kempf and Festival of Arts President David Perry.
The live concert featuring Lee Rocker will start at 1 p.m. He is a founding member of the Grammy-nominated music group, The Stray Cats. From noon to 3 p.m., you can make your own festival party hat and snap your picture in the photo booth. After the concert, at 3 p.m., come to the cupcake reception and wish the Festival of Arts a happy birthday. Keep in mind that all activities and giveaways occur while supplies last. Everyone who calls coastal Orange County home is invited to celebrate the 90th birthday of the Festival of Arts of Laguna Beach. Find more details about this event and others here.