Laguna Beach Sawdust Festival Artists’ Benevolence Fund Art Auction Sunday August 12 2018

Sawdust Art Festival Artists' Benevolence Fund Art Auction Courtesy of
Sawdust Art Festival Artists’ Benevolence Fund Art Auction Courtesy of

Laguna Beaches Sawdust Art Festival’s 52nd Annual Summer Show 2018 is ongoing Sunday August 12 2018.
Artists’ Benevolence Fund Art Auction is Sunday August 12 2018.
South OC Beaches has all the info for you to enjoy the Sawdust Art Festival!

Sawdust Art Festival Art Info

The Sawdust Art Festival features the fine art and craft of over 200 Laguna Beach Artists and is sure to be the highlight of your summer adventures.

Art enthusiasts, collectors, and novice artists have come to the Sawdust since the first festival in 1966 for the mix of fine art and craft.

Media include hand-blown and fused glass, painting, jewelry, surf art, ceramics, clothing and textiles, wood and metal sculpture, scrimshaw, photography, and so much more.

The artists are eager to share their creative process with you so please feel free to ask the exhibitors questions, take an art workshop, and enjoy the live art demonstrations.

Sawdust Art Festival Dates and Times

Friday June 29 2018-Sunday September 2 2018

Sawdust Art Festival Times: open 10:00am-10:00pm daily

Sawdust Art Festival Music throughout the grounds daily

Artists’ Benevolence Fund Art Auction: Sunday August 12 2018 at 10:00am-3:00pm (Silent Auction: 10:00am to 12:00pm and Live Auction: 1:00pm to 3:00pm)

10:00am 3:00pm Artists’ Benevolence Fund Art Auction
(Silent Auction: 10:00am to 12:00pm and Live Auction: 1:00pm to 3:00pm)

11:00am 3:30pm Zach Churchill Duo Performs at The Tavern

11:00am 3:30pm Peter Dobson Performs at The Grill

12:00pm 4:00pm The Balloon Diva is Roaming The Festival Grounds

12:00pm 4:00pm Magic Matt is Roaming The Festival Grounds

4:30pm 9:00pm Anesha Rose Duo Performs at The Tavern

4:30pm 9:00pm Kenny Hale Performs at The Grill

5:00pm 9:30pm The Higgs Performs at The Main Deck

Sawdust Festival 2018 Festival Class Schedule

Sawdust Festival Studio Art Classes every Friday and Saturday

Sawdust Art Festival Food Choices

Deb’s Deli
Espresso on the Go
Fran’s Popcorn
Sawdust Saloon
Evan’s Gourmet Bistro is healthy fresh organic
Tacos Durrell
GG’s Mediterranean Express

Sawdust Art Festival Tickets

Sunday Free admission after 5 pm with ID for residents of Aliso Viejo, Laguna Hills, Laguna Woods, Laguna Niguel, Monarch Beach, Lake Forest, Mission Viejo, San Juan Capistrano, Dana Point, San Clemente, Las Flores, Coto de Caza, Ladera Ranch, Dove Canyon, Rancho Santa Margarita.

Adults: $9.00

Seniors (65 plus) $7.00

Age 6-12 $4.00

Age 5 and under Free

Summer Season Pass $20.00

Annual Season Pass $25.00

Laguna Beach Passport is $29.00

Sawdust Art Festival Parking and Shuttles

The Sawdust Art Festival is located at 935 Laguna Canyon Road.

Laguna Beach Free Trolley’s will take you to the Laguna Beach Summer Festivals.

Park and Ride The OCTA Laguna Beach Summer Breeze on Saturdays and Sundays to the Festivals!

Laguna Beach All Day Public Parking:

There are 8 public parking lots in the City of Laguna Beach.

Prices : $10-15 all day with slight increases on weekends and holidays.


The City of Laguna Beach has ample metered parking on Laguna Canyon Road and within the city streets.

Meters Pricing:

$2-3 per hour for a 3 hour maximum in the downtown area.

The meters accept most credit cards.

Parking is strictly enforced daily from 8:00am-9:00pm.

Laguna Beach Parking Guide

Pay lots ($8 – $12/day) around downtown Laguna Beach

The Sawdust Art Festival is a 5 – 10 minute walk from downtown Laguna, Main Beach and the other Laguna Beach art festivals.

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