2018 Festival Schedule

Visit the 2018 Festival held Memorial Day weekend, May 26-27, 10 am to 5 pm. There is no admission charge, but please donate to our student artist grant awards program. Click here to email us for information.

2018 Artists

The festival selection committee will choose over 60 artists to compete in our nine-category juried art show in: ceramics, digital, glass, jewelry, mixed media, painting, photography, sculpture and wood. Watch for future announcements of the chosen 2018 artists.  Click here to learn more about the 2017 artists.

Artist Reception

The Artists Reception is a great way to meet the artists and learn more about their work. The details will be announced soon.  Click here to email us for more information as it becomes available.

Art In The Park

Watch for announcements about Art In The Park sponsored by the Redlands Art Association.


Watch for announcements about the festival’s fabulous entertainment line-up.

Food, Beer and Wine Garden

Watch for announcements about the festival’s Food Truck Fantasy Gallery as well as our fine beer and wine purveyors.

Community Exhibits

Festival guests who stop by our Community Exhibits will learn more about Redlands and all the local activities and services that benefit families young and old in the area:


The Festival is held in shady Smiley Park between the Smiley Library and the Lincoln Shrine in Redlands, California, adjacent to the Redlands Bowl and Redlands Police Annex gardens.


Free parking is available on West Citrus Avenue at the Redlands Mall and across the street from the mall next to the post office.  Additional parking is available at the city lot on Citrus Avenue and many nearby streets.


See the map below to explore downtown Redlands, including the Smiley Library, Smiley Park and the Lincoln Shrine.


The festival is easily accessible from eastbound Interstate 10 by taking the Orange Street exit or from westbound Interstate 10 by taking the Sixth Street exit.