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Winter Fantasy Brims With Holiday Cheer

By Daniella Walsh | LB Indy The tree-shrouded grounds of the Sawdust Festival will wear a holiday glow for the 24th annual Winter Fantasy that begins Saturday, Nov. 22. Established in 1990, the event has drawn a variety of artists eager to sell their wares outside of the summer...

To Re-invision Downtown, Planners Take Their Ideas Into the Street

A portion of Ocean Avenue will undergo a transformation Saturday, Nov. 15, from 10 a.m. until 1 p.m. with examples of mini parks, curb extensions for pedestrians and seating areas. The so-called pop-up downtown serves as a way of soliciting public feedback on city planner’s...

Winter Fantasy Unveils its New Art World

The 23rd annual Winter Fantasy, “A Whole New World of Art,” begins Saturday, Nov. 23, at the Sawdust Art Festival and will run over four weekends, including the Friday after Thanksgiving, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. each day, concluding Dec. 14 and 15. Opening day entertainment, free...

Thank you, Sawdust Winter Fantasy

  Editor, I was privileged to participate in the Winter Fantasy this past weekend.  This event was for military wives from Camp Pendleton and patients from the Long Beach Veterans Medical Center.   Unfortunately, due to the weather and illnesses, only a couple of...

Tenth Sawdust Winter Fantasy Holiday Festival Opens Saturday

The Sawdust Art Festival is ringing in the 2010 holiday season with its annual Winter Fantasy. The 10th such holiday fest, it features 170 artists under the banner “A Palette of Holiday Treasures.” All items for sale are original and hand-made, consisting of a mix of holiday...