NOTICE: THE 2020 WEEKEND OF ART EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

DEADLINE FOR VISUAL ART APPLICATIONS HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO MARCH 16TH!!!

Click here for the Visual Artist Application

Click here for the Performance Application

Click here for the Arts & Crafts Vendor Application

The Los Alamitos Recreation & Community Services Department and the Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Commission, are pleased to announce the 5th annual Weekend of Art in Los Alamitos. This event has been growing steadily and we are excited to be hosting this event again! We invite you to join us as an artist by submitting one to three works of art in the exhibition.

The exhibition will open to the public on Friday, March 20th from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. and Saturday, March 21st from 10:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. The awards and closing ceremony will occur on Saturday, March 21st at 7 p.m. Saturday will also include an arts & crafts vendor fair. We encourage all artists to participate in the exhibition as well as a vendor in the arts & crafts fair.

Below are the awards for this year. Winners will receive a certificate, ribbon, and gift card to Art Supply Warehouse in Westminster ($100 – 1st Place, $50 – 2nd Place, and $25 – 3rd Place).

DISTINGUISHED AWARDS:
Mayor’s Award: 1st place
Commissioner’s Award: 1st place
Art Educator’s Award: 1st place
People’s Choice Award: 1st place
Most Artistic School in Los Alamitos Unified School District

TWO DIMENSIONAL AWARDS:
Elementary Division (Pre-K-5th grade) Awards: 1st-3rd place
Middle School Division (6th-8th grade) Awards: 1st-3rd place
High School Division (9th-12th grade) Awards: 1st-3rd place
Adult (High School Graduate+) Division Awards: 1st-3rd place

THREE DIMENSIONAL AWARDS:
Elementary Division (Pre-K-5th grade) Awards: 1st-3rd place
Middle School Division (6th-8th grade) Awards: 1st-3rd place
High School Division (9th-12th grade) Awards: 1st-3rd place
Adult (High School Graduate+) Division Awards: 1st-3rd place

PLEASE JOIN US FOR SOME WONDERFUL FREE MINI CLASSES AND PERFORMANCES!

EACH CLASS WILL BE LIMITED TO 20 PARTICIPANTS ON A “FIRST COME, FIRST SERVED” BASIS. 

THANK YOU to our generous donors who have graciously contributed to the 2020 event! If you are an organization looking to sponsor this event, please contact the Los Alamitos Recreation & Community Services Department at (562) 430-1073 or email mshimada@cityoflosalamitos.org.

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