2017 Festival

The fifth annual 2017 Redlands Festival of the Arts will be held on Saturday and Sunday, May 27-28, from 10 am to 5 pm in Smiley Park.

Who We Are

The Redlands Festival of Arts is a 501(c) (3) charity dedicated to the presentation of fine art to the community in a family-friendly public setting.  Our grants support student artists and emerging adult artists, helping them develop their talents and exhibit their works.

Grant Awards

Grant award applications are now open for 2017.  Click here to download the application and follow these instructions.

  1. Download the grant application form, which is a pdf file.
  2. Fill out the application form, which is write-able.
  3. Save the application form with your grant request info.
  4. Click here to email the application form to us. Be sure to attach the form.

If you have questions, call Festival Chairwoman Shirley Harry at (909) 214-7179.

Last year, the festival proceeds resulted in charitable grants of $1500.00 each that were presented to the Micah House Arts Program and the Redlands Art Association’s Youth Education Program. A $1600.00 grant was presented to the the REP Foundation AAA Academy.

Our Board

Shirley Harry, Festival Chairwoman; Lynn Whitmer, President; Shelley Rodriguez, Treasurer; Carol Grande, Secretary. Directors: Jerry Bean, Kris Bussard, Tom Cutler, Cheryl Evans, David Schepps and Nancy O’Connor.

Contact Us

General Contact:  Shirley Harry, Phone: (909) 214-7179; Click here to email us. Media Contact: Randy Brown: Phone: (909) 335-1941; Email: brownr@rbmarketing.com