La Quinta Art Celebration has been ranked No. 1 Fine Art & Fine Craft Event in the Nation

La Quinta Art Celebration Returns in November

Couple admiring the art.

LA QUINTA —La Quinta Art Celebration will return for a special ENCORE four day run over Veteran’s Day Weekend, Nov. 10-13 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Once again, the fall show will be at the visually stunning La Quinta Civic Center with the hours selected to take full advantage of our desert sunshine (9 am to 4 pm). This is the Coachella Valley’s signature art event presented by SCOPE Events, LLC, with the full support of the City of La Quinta,

The outdoor affair will showcase 200 world-class, jury-selected artists hailing from 35 states and five countries. The artists exhibit their original artworks in styles ranging from classical to whimsical and spanning 12 media categories: 2D Mixed Media, 3D Mixed Media, Ceramics, Digital Art, Drawing & Pastel, Fiber, Glass, Jewelry, Painting, Photography, Sculpture and Wood.

To complement the unparalleled art experience, the Celebration will offer its patrons a variety of upscale amenities including gourmet dining from popular local restaurants, premium top-shelf beverages at Celebration Bistro, Champagne Bar, Winery Experience, The Oasis Lounge, Palm Tree Bar Lounge and lakeside at the Don Julio Margarita Bar, and live music.

The daily live entertainment will feature favorite local performers Scott Carter (9 a.m.-12 p.m. on the Amphitheater stage) and Michael Anthony Gagliardi (9 a.m. at the Oasis Lounge). Headlining on the Amphitheater stage from 1-4 p.m. are an eclectic lineup of celebrated Southern California musicians, Del Lago Trio (Friday), The Art of Sax (Saturday), and Shaken Not Stirred (Sunday). There is something to please all patrons’ ears from Bach to the Beatles with jazz standards, tangos, music from the movies and so much more.

La Quinta Art Celebration has been ranked #1 Fine Art & Fine Craft Event in the Nation by Greg Lawler’s Art Fair SourceBook 2022 as well as Top 50 Fine Art & Design Show by Sunshine Artist Magazine 2022. La Quinta is a community steeped in pride for the arts, and La Quinta Art Celebration seamlessly intertwines the visual, performing, and culinary arts all at one event.

La Quinta Civic Center is located at 78495 Calle Tampico, La Quinta, CA 92253. Event hours are 9 am to 4 pm. Admission is $20, or $30 for a Multi-Day Pass. Children under 12 are free. Parking options include free parking throughout the Village of La Quinta, self-paid for $10 and valet $15. To avoid long lines at the gate, purchase tickets online now – plus get all event info – by clicking here.


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