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San Diego Festival of the Arts

150 of the west's finest artists in one weekend

The San Diego Festival of the Arts is a spectacular two-day event of fine art, entertainment, and fun in scenic coastal San Diego county. It is among a presigious group of juried art shows in the country, featuring  award winning artists, delicious and healthy cuisines, adult beverage libations, and live entertainment throughout the weekend.  It takes place on the scenic San Diego Surf Sports Park just east of I-5 on Via De La Valle. 

The festival showcases stunning works of painting, sculpture, photography, glass, jewelry, ceramics, wood, fiber and mixed media. Ticket sales (starting at $12), a silent auction and wine and beer garden all benefit 20+ adaptive sports programs supporting more than 150,000 San Diegans with disabilities.  

Neighborhood: Downtown

Contact Info

(619) 838-4297


Saturday and Sunday
September 11 & 12: 10:00 - 5:00


Not to miss:

  • 150 fine artists from throughout the west
  • Fine wines, craft brews, gourmet tastes
  • Live music and entertainment

More Information

  • Tickets $12 in advance on line; $15 day of event; parking $5
  • 21+ age, due to local alcohol sales policy
  • 21+ age , due to local alcohol sales policy

More Information

  • General Admission - Adult
  • General Admission - Senior
  • Waterfront

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