Inspiring works of art and the destination’s striking beauty make for a good creative marriage at the La Quinta Art Celebration. Running March 2-5. It unabashedly features world-class, jury-selected artists hailing from all around the world to exhibit their original works.


Colorful sculptures on display at the La Quinta Art Festival.

Styles presented here range from classical to whimsical and span 12 art categories including 2D Mixed Media, 3D Mixed Media, ceramics, drawing and pastel, fiber, glass, jewelry, painting, photography, sculpture, and wood.

Food & Entertainment 

To complement this unparalleled experience, the celebration also offers patrons several “upscale” amenities—from live music and gourmet dining from popular local restaurants to other premium top-shelf beverages. Other food and beverage vendors include DJ’s Louisiana Kitchen, Brandini Toffee, and Sonora Grill. Look for E&E Pels Italian Ice and The Palm Bar, too.

As for the daily live entertainment, the stage comes to life with popular local performers, such as Scott Carter (10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the Amphitheater stage) and Michael Anthony Gagliardi (10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at The Oasis Lounge). Enjoy the music of Slim Man Band from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Sunday at the Celebration Bistro. Headlining the Amphitheater stage from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. are Del Lago Trio (Friday), Art Of The Sax (Saturday), and Shaken Not Stirred (Sunday).

la quinta arts celebration

No doubt, La Quinta is a community steeped in pride for the arts and La Quinta Art Celebration nicely intertwines the visual, performing and culinary arts all at one significant event. Mark your calendars for March 2-5, as the La Quinta Arts Celebration makes its return. Buy your tickets here and get ready to enjoy this lively event. 


La Quinta Civic Center is located at 78495 Calle Tampico in La Quinta. Visit the venue website for more information.