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Taking Up a Hallelujah Chorus

Editor, I want to express my voluminous gratitude for the Laguna Beach Live Festival that took place last week. It surpassed my greatest wishes in every sense of the word. Celebrating their 10 anniversary as Laguna’s own music festival, performing at the Laguna Playhouse as...

Wine Tasting Supports Music Fest

Laguna Beach Music Festival ramps up to its Feb. 6 opening with a special $250 per person benefit on Friday, Jan. 13, at Crevier Classic Cars in Costa Mesa.  The Fine Art of Fine Wine, hosted by Laguna locals Lauren and Richard Packard, includes a party with live music, a formal...

Music Fest Receives Prestige Grant

The Laguna Beach Live! will receive a $10,000 grant towards its annual music festival, one of 863 awards made by the National Endowment for the Arts and a first-ever for the local music presenter. NEA grants confer an imprimatur of quality as each organization must demonstrate...