Laguna Beaches Sawdust Art Festival’s 53rd Annual Summer Show 2019 is ongoing Sunday August 11 2019 thru Sunday September 1 2019.
Locals from select Orange County Cities are Free on Sunday August 11 2019. Dana Point/San Clemente/San Juan Capistrano and Laguna Niguel Residents are free after 5:00pm Sunday August 11 2019.
South OC Beaches has all the info for you to enjoy the Sawdust Art Festival!
Sawdust Art Festival Artists’ Benevolence Fund Art Auction is Sunday August 11 2019 at 10:00am to 3:00pm.
100% of proceeds goes towards the Artists’ Benevolence Fund which provides financial assistance to local working artists who have suffered from a catastrophic event, leaving them unable to work.
The Silent Auction runs 10:00am to 12:00pm and the Live Auction with Auctioneer Tony DeZao happens at 1:00pm-3:00pm.
Don’t forget, if you want to attend the auction you can get into the festival for free.
Live Art Demostrations
Craft Beer and Wine
Cafes and Outdoor Eateries
Three-Acre Eucalyptus Grove Setting
200 Laguna Beach Artists
Artistic Disciplines Include:
Hand-blown and Fused Glass
Clothing and Textiles
Sculptures in Woods and Metals
10:00am-10:00pm Daily Friday June 28 2019-Sunday September 3 2019*
Sunday August 11 2019
10:00am-12:00pm Artists’ Benevolence Fund Art Auction Silent Auction
1:00pm-3:00pm Artists’ Benevolence Fund Art Auction Live Auction
11:00am 3:30pm John Huestenstamm Trio at the Tavern
11:00am 3:30pm Peter Dobson at the Grill
12:00pm 4:00pm Balloon Diva Roaming the Festival Grounds
4:30pm 9:00pm Brother Yusef at the Tavern
4:30pm 9:00pm Bryan Leicher at the Grill
5:00pm 9:30pm The Heretics at the Main Deck
Espresso on the Go
Evan’s Gourmet Bistro is healthy fresh organic
GG’s Mediterranean Express
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
Unlimited Entry to Sawdust Art Festival/Art A Fair/Festival of the Arts*
*=Excludes Admission to Pageant of the Masters. Pageant of the Masters is a separate ticketed event.
Gain access to 500 artists, 300 hands-on art workshops, live entertainment, special events, restaurants & additional savings!
Sawdust Art Festival Summer 2019 Resident Nights
Sunday: Free admission from 5:00pm-10:00pm 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 and Rancho Santa Margarita.
Monday: Free admission after 5:00pm with ID for residents of Costa Mesa, Newport Beach, Newport Coast, Corona del Mar, Balboa Island, Irvine, Santa Ana, Tustin, Orange, Villa Park, Silverado Canyon, Trabuco Canyon, Foothill Ranch, Portola Hills and Laguna Beach.
Tuesday: Free admission after 5:00pm with ID for residents of Huntington Beach, Seal Beach, Westminster, Fountain Valley, Los Alamitos, Cypress, Stanton, La Palma, Garden Grove, Anaheim, Anaheim Hills, Buena Park, Fullerton, Placentia, Yorba Linda, Brea and La Habra.
Thursday: Laguna Beach residents receive FREE admission with ID Thursday evenings (after 5:00pm) and the first Friday of each month (all day).
The Sawdust Art Festival is located at 935 Laguna Canyon Road.
Laguna Beach Sustainability Transportation
Coastal Service is 9:30am-11:30pm Every Day (Every 20 to 40 Minutes)
Laguna Beach Coast Highway Service to Dana Point Trolley
Dana Point Trolley connects to the San Juan Capistrano Trolley on Fridays thru Sunday.
The San Juan Capistrano Trolley connects to Metrolink in San Juan Capistrano.
The Dana Point Trolley is scheduled to connect to the San Clemente Trolley in the Second Week of July 2019.
Laguna Canyon Service is 8:30am-11:30pm Every Day (Every 20 Minutes)
Service to Festival of the Arts/Pageant of the Masters/Sawdust Art Festival/Art A Fair
Laguna Beach Summer Breeze Trolley
Saturdays & Sunday at 11:00am-Midnight
Free Weekend Summer Breeze Trolley will take you from a parking lot near the intersection of SR-133/I-405 to Laguna Beach. It travels along Laguna Canyon Road and stops at all 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.
$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.
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.