Supporting the museum’s art education and exhibitions programs, Gala 2019 promises fine dining, exquisite wines, performance art, and dancing, hosted by Masters of Ceremonies Chuck Henry and Colleen Williams, and featuring Fritz Coleman. A live auction featuring unique experiences adds to the excitement of the evening. Proceeds ensure operating support for Laguna Art Museum to continue its mission to be the premier museum of California art and a center of culture for Laguna Beach. For more information, visit here.
Have you ever wondered how Calligraphers create the amazing works of art that you've surely seen all over Pinterest and Instagram? Maybe you've got a wedding or big event coming up yourself and want to DIY your signage. Now's your chance to learn for yourself with a guided, hands-on workshop led by Toneylynn of Darling Daydream! For more information, visit here.
Presented by Executive Chef Andrew Litherland, guests can enjoy a behind-the-scenes look as The Ritz-Carlton culinary team prepares the entire menu in an outdoor kitchen. The Pacific Ocean sets the scene and the event features a family-style menu with delectable dishes and Pacific Northwest wines. For more information, visit here.
Ahoy mates, get ready for some swashbuckling fun! The Tall Ships Festival Pass includes tours of both 1770s tall ship replicas (including the brig Pilgrim and Spirit of Dana Point) and all visiting vessels from 10-3pm. Educational activities including squid dissections, gold panning, candle making, and more. Access to Sierra Nevada Beer Garden, Main Stage, Pirate Camp, food trucks, and shopping. For more information, visit here.
A day of ancient ritual at the Divine Feminine HQ in Laguna Beach. All participants will be treated to a meditation tea sit with Shiva Rose, a gua sha beauty ritual workshop with Wildling Beauty, an astrological forecast by Alchemy With Ambi, a healing soundbath, and a shamanic closing ceremony by Amber Lee of Plant As Compass. For more information, visit here.
The perfect end to the last Saturday of August. Experience the Ultimate Glowing paddle adventure with SUP Glow. Each board is equipped with waterproof LED lighting that makes for a glowing spectacle of awesomeness. This is a guided night tour through calm waters, with an illuminated experience allowing you to enjoy paddling in a whole new thrilling way! For more information, visit here.
The hike will venture into the rocky Marine Conservation Area located directly behind the Ocean Institute. Families can explore the area and search for snails, crabs, sea stars, and other animals that make the tidepools their home. For more information, visit here.
Meet at Lifeguard Tower #17 between 17th and West Balboa. Peach on the Beach will be doing lots of variations while keeping you safe on the sand. Come for yoga, body weight training, HIIT, mat Pilates, Buti yoga, and more! For more information, visit here.
With an exclusive canyon location, The Ranch at Laguna Beach will host a screening of a National Geographic production, and will feature live music, drinks, and even astronomer-led stargazing -- a perfect night under the stars! For more information, visit here.
Set sail aboard the schooner Spirit of Dana Point and experience California from the perspective of an early tallship explorer. Join the crew to help raise sail, handle lines, and steer the ship, or simply sit back, relax, and enjoy the majesty of sailing the seas aboard a tallship. For more information, visit here.
This soulful ceremony will give you an ancient way to connect to your highest self, embrace your truth, and grow in any direction you currently need through the fresh lunar cycle. For more information, visit here.
Join us for a two-hour interactive tour around the Dana Point Harbor. Learn about the history of the harbor and its unique ecosystem. All experience levels are welcome. Must be at least 12 years old to participate. Guests under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. For more information, visit here.
This 2 hour workshop is designed to uproot trapped emotions and clean our physical containers with the use of active breath. By emotionally detoxing, we free up more space for possibility and potential. For more information, visit here.
5 Courses + 5 Wines with Stonestreet Estate Vineyards. Indulge in powerful Cabernet Sauvignon, soulful Chardonnay, and electric Sauvignon Blanc at the Laguna Beach Wine Gallery. For more information, visit here.
The Pageant of the Masters is arguably one of the most unique productions in the entire world. This uber-creative, one-of-a-kind show combines theater, performance art, and art history. Classic and contemporary works of art are faithfully re-created with theatrical illusion and real people posing as living pictures. A live narrator serves as a guide through the story of each re-creation accompanied by the music of a professional orchestra. For more information, visit here.
This free workshop at a private residence will introduce you to Vedic Meditation, a time-tested, technique that quickly provides us with the results we crave. The effect is a feeling of inner wakefulness and peace while also allowing the body to rest at profound levels. For more information, visit here.
Sizzling Sounds of Summer: a series of four acclaimed jazz groups bringing International Jazz to our community. From Brazil to France and beyond, our talented musicians deliver their unique cultural take on jazz. For more information, visit here.
Family Art Day at the Festival of Arts is the most fun-filled, art-filled, and enchantment-filled day of the entire summer for Orange County families! Family Art Day is designed for and around children. When they arrive, kids will get a booklet full of coupons redeemable for special activities and treats. For more information, visit here.