SAN DIEGO, Calif. (July 9, 2019) -- Over the last 32 years, the San Diego Festival of the Arts has raised more than $2.5 million for San Diegans with disabilities. This program has allowed disabled veterans from Paralyzed Veterans of America like Buddy Wachtstetter, Dave Smith, and Duane Norman to make the most out of the...Read more
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (May 29, 2019) -- FOX 5 San Diego came out to Del Mar Beach earlier this month to learn more about incredible triple amputee Jose Martinez and feature him in their regular sports series called "Home Town All-Stars." Jose is one of the countless athletes supported by the San Diego Festival of...Read more
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (December 18, 2018) -- Since its inception in 1987, the San Diego Festival of the Arts has raised in excess of $2.5 million in support of 33+ adaptive sports programs benefiting more than 150,000 San Diegans with disabilities. Now in its 33rd year, the 2019 San Diego Festival of the Arts will continue...Read more
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (March 29, 2018) -- We are proud to welcome HARKEN WINES as the presenting sponsor of this year’s Wine & Beer Garden. HARKEN hails from Northern California and has made a big splash at over 70 retail outlets and restaurants in Southern California. We’re pleased to welcome back for their third year in a row,...Read more
Annual Two-Day Festival Enhances Musical OfferingsSAN DIEGO, Calif. (March 13, 2018) -- While the San Diego Festival of the Arts has always featured a diverse and outstanding selection of musical entertainment during its two-day run, the 2018 festival (June 9-10) is raising its musical profile with the addition of legendary composer and performer Jack Tempchin...
Annual Festival Named to Top 100 Fairs in NationSAN DIEGO, Calif. (February 27, 2017) -- Leading international artists from multiple visual arts categories will return to San Diego's downtown Waterfront Park for the 2017 San Diego Festival of the Arts. Thanks to the event's overwhelming success at the new downtown location last year after 29...
SAN DIEGO, Calif. (November 2016) -- After a successful relocation and renaming in 2016, the San Diego Festival of the Arts (www.sdfestivalofthearts.org) has announced it will be returning to Downtown San Diego's beautiful Waterfront Park June 10 and 11, 2017. Last year, the festival previously known as the La Jolla Festival of the Arts made the...Read more