The Live Art Block at the SDCCU Festival of Arts in North Park hosts a variety of contemporary urban artists that will create unique works of art on everyday items such as automobiles, food trucks, an industrial city dumpster, refrigerators and 2 large works on canvas. Included in the live art section will be artists painting custom hats, skate decks, boom boxes and more.
Each artist will have creative freedom to customize and transform the various objects into one of a kind and original works of art. The artists will work in a variety of methods and styles using spray paint, markers, acrylic and enamel paints. Festival goers will get a unique perspective and experience as they witness the creative process in action. If you are interested in donating a large item to be used by an artist, such as a car, bus, truck or van, please contact us at Angela@northparkmainstreet.com
Attendees 21 and over are encouraged to come thirsty to the Waypoint Craft Beer Block for unlimited 2 oz. tasters from a selection of over 30 local craft brewers, several of which are ranked as the best new breweries in San Diego! With the festivals’ evening hours you can now choose between two beer block sessions – session 1 is 12 noon to 4:00 p.m. and session 2 is 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. for $30.00 pre-sale. Participating beer block brewers include:
Interested in participating in the festival this year? The SDCCU Festival of Arts in North Park is the perfect opportunity to introduce yourself to the community and show off your goods or get some face time with fans and patrons you already have!
When: Saturday, May 20th, 2017 from 11AM — 10PM
The SDCCU Festival of Arts in North Park is also quickly becoming a top destination to experience the booming San Diego craft beer scene. Artists of all mediums share and sell their works both on University and side streets. Each year, we partner with some of the top and best up and coming local breweries and set you free inside the Craft Beer Block. If you are interested in representing your brewery we would love to hear from you — fill out the forms found below either online or by mail and we’ll reach out shortly!
We will not be giving any refunds once the payment has been
The SDCCU Festival of Arts in North Park is conveniently located in the heart of North Park’s historic, eclectic, charming commercial district. Centered around the intersection of 30th Street and University Avenue, the event can be accessed from both the 805 Freeway (University Ave/North Park Way Exit), the 163 Freeway (Exit University Ave, and head east about 3 miles), or by surface streets. Just north of Balboa Park, our location makes for an ideal weekend adventure, full of art, culture, shopping, and culinary treats.
Another way to arrive at the San Diego County Credit Union Festival of Arts in North Park is by bus. The 2 bus line runs along 30th Street thru the heart of the event, and the 6, 7, and 10 buses also stop nearby. Visit www.sdcommute.com for schedule details.
The San Diego County Credit Union Festival of Arts in North Park is located throughout the neighborhood shopping district of North Park, and convenient parking is always available! In addition to street parking, the large North Park parking structure will be available at $1 for the entire day!
Come sing live karaoke in the Craft Beer Block!