After a year in quarantine, the highly regarded and FREE La Jolla Art & Wine Festival is making its way back to the scenic streets of La Jolla with even more prestigious art, international wine, craft beer, and family fun on Saturday, October 9 and Sunday, October 10 from 10 am to 6 pm. With a spectacular coastline, upscale village atmosphere, and picturesque views, La Jolla is the perfect setting for the beloved and widely recognized La Jolla Art & Wine Festival. There is truly something for everyone to enjoy, including over 150 juried artists from around the globe, 3D chalk art displays, interactive art murals, non-stop live music, family art center, roving entertainment, gourmet food court, and a wine, craft beer, and spirits garden featuring local brews, distilleries, and global wineries.
The curated and juried collection of artists showcases the incredible talent of today’s top creators in a variety of mediums, including painting, sculpture, jewelry design, fine glass, ceramics, woodwork, mixed media, and photography. But don’t worry; you don’t need to be an art aficionado to enjoy this showcase - nor a sommelier to appreciate the variety of award-winning international wines! The iconic wine and beer garden features over 40 wineries, craft breweries, and distilleries, offering a variety of regional and international flavors. Let the garden hosts and hostesses guide your taste buds on a savory journey of some of the world’s finest libations. Reserve your spot ahead of time to ensure you don’t miss out!
The La Jolla Art & Wine Festival welcomes not only vino and art enthusiasts, but also anyone looking to inspire their inner artist through hands-on, imaginative activities! The Family Art Center features interactive demos, science experiments, and arts and crafts for all ages. Paint on a car, learn about 3-D printing or the latest in robotics—the ingenuity is endless, and the fun is abundant in this free activity center!
Don’t miss this festival that has notably become a national destination where art enthusiasts, music fans, wine connoisseurs, and craft beer lovers unite!
NEW THIS YEAR. From 6 am to 10:30 pm, The Fully Expressed Foundation, a non-profit that provides workspaces and business planning to emerging artists, will host a fundraising event in the wine and beer garden. They’ll spotlight two musical acts with drinks and food available for attendees. Tickets can be purchased in advance and for sale outside of the wine and beer garden before the event starts.
All profits raised at the La Jolla Art & Wine Festival benefit underfunded programs such as art, music, science, physical education, technology, and on-site medical care at the five La Jolla public elementary, middle, and high schools. For more information visit www.ljawf.com or call 619.233.5008.
- Starting Saturday, October 9th, 2021, repeated every 2 days until Sunday, October 10, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 6:00 pm