2022 Redlands Cinema Classic Benefits 2023 Festival’s Youth Art Expo

You’re invited to the Opening Night of the 2022 Redlands Cinema Classic, which sponsors the festival’s Youth Art Expo.  This film series kicks off with the film, “The Duke” starring Jim Broadbent, Helen Mirren and Mathew Goode at the Look Cinema in Redlands on September 14 at 7pm. This charming British comedy drama is based on a true story about the theft of a portrait by Francisco Goya from the National Gallery in London.  See the cinema classic’s full schedule here through September and October.

2022 Youth Art Expo Student Competition Highlights

2022 YAE Exhibit Tent Gallery

2022 YAE Exhibit Competition Winners

2022 YAE Art Competition Participants

Kid’s Hand’s On Art Experience

2022 YAE Student Art Competition Winners

Kindergarten-2nd Grade

1st place – Best in Show – Anabel Grimley – 2nd Grade “Flamingo Paradise”

2nd place – Benjamin Aikin – Kindergarten ‘The High Mountain’

3rd place – Maren Cutts – 2nd grade ‘Robots on Parade’

Honorable Mention – Shauna Corrin 1st Grade ‘Glory’

3rd Grade – 5th Grade

1st place – Caleb Liu – 3rd Grade ‘Rocketship’

2nd place – Jayden Liu –  5th Grade  ‘Mommy and Me’

3rd place -Kendall Angus – 5th Grade untitled

Honorable Mention – Alissa Aikin – 4th Grade ‘The Glowing Sea storm’

Honorable Mention – Anika Cutts- 3rd Grade ‘Pink and Red Mask’

 Sixth Grade-8th Grade

1st Place – Aaron Alcala – 8th Grade ‘Dimensions of flowers from another world’

2nd place – Gabriella Alonzo – 6th Grade ‘Lady Mountain’

3rd place – Mya O’Camb  – 7th Grade ‘Star’

Honorable Mention – Isabelle Kuan – 8th Grade ‘Portrait of the Moon on Mother’s Day’

Ninth-12th Grade

1st place/Best in Show – Nicole Austin – 9th Grade ‘Imaginations, Dreams and Fear’

2nd place – Morgan McCloskey – 11th Grade ‘The Sea and Me’

3rd place – Mateo Ramirez -12th Grade  –  ‘4’

Honorable Mention – Yichen Gao – 11th Grade ‘Five Nights at Freddies’ (Mechanical sculpture)

Watch for New Details To Come on the 2023 Youth Art Expo!

2022 High School Student Chalk Art Competition Winners

1st Place: Mia Altenbach, “Best Friends,” Original by Leon Basille Perrault

2nd Place:  Jason  Gutierrez,  Equestrian  Portrait of Charles V by Titian

3rd Place: Rose Blactchley, “Viva La Vida,” Original by Frida Kahlo

Everyone Can Be An Artist, Visitor Experience


Community  Exhibits

Festival fans have always appreciated our Community Exhibits. Learn more about Redlands and all the local activities that benefit families young and old in the area:

Food Fun For All

Our amazing fantasy food trucks and pop-up eateries feature the best of Festival cuisine in Southern California, including vegetarian options. Food purveyors scheduled this year to appear include:

Wine and Beer Garden

Next door to our food area is our shady Beer and Wine garden serving, a selection of local beers from Ritual Brewing and popular red and white wines.  There’s plenty of table seating all within site of our Entertainment Main Stage making it all the perfect afternoon to see, sip and listen.

Concert Stages

You’ll hear a wide range of musical artists as you stroll through the Festival including those performing on our Main Stage, Mission Gables House Stage and Presbyterian Church Parklet Stage.

2022 Wine & Beer Garden Main Stage

Saturday, May 28

  • 10:00-11:00, Dan and Cindy
  • 11:00-12:30, Plum Nelly
  • 12:30-2:00, The Sheptones
  • 2:00-3:30, Honey
  • 3:30-5:00, Dixie Sunshine

Sunday, May 29

  • 10:00-11:00, The Neverlys
  • 11:00-12:30, The Smudge Pots
  • 12:30-2:00, Coleslaw
  • 2:00-3:30, Sal & Isela, Los Salerosos
  • 3:30-5:00, Laura Bean and the Vagabonds

2022 Mission Gables House Stage

Saturday May 28

  • 10:00-11:00, Cecelio Alvarez
  • 11:00-12:00, Emmalie Breen
  • 12:00-1:00, Gilman Carver
  • 1:00-2:00, Paul Olives
  • 2:00-3:00, Annie Jay
  • 3:00-4:00, Ray and Peggy Ziegler

Sunday May 29

  • 10:00-11:00, The Dust Brothers
  • 11:00-12:00, Fear the Gray
  • 12:00-1:00, Rideshare Jazz
  • 1:00-2:00 Felonius Plunk
  • 2:00-3:00, Porkboli
  • 3:00-4:00, Nicole Sol

2022 Presbyterian Church Parklet Stage

Saturday May 28

  • 10:00-11:00, Music School
  • 11:00-12:00, Music School
  • 12:00-1:00 Becky’s Violin Studio
  • 1:00-2:00, Laura Bean Music School
  • 2:00-3:00, Tomorrow’s Anthem
  • 3:00-4:00, Tomorrow’s Anthem

Sunday May 29

  • Watch for Schedule


We’ll see you live again in 2023–so plan to visit us in Smiley Park on May 27 and 28. Free parking in downtown Redlands will be available on West Citrus Avenue at the Redlands Mall and across the street next to the post office.


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


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