Arts Calendar

JoAnne Artman Gallery, 326 N. Coast Highway, hosts an opening reception July 5, 6-8 p.m., for James Verbicky’s “Force Bloom”

Friday, June 29

Arts Anonymous. 5:30 p.m., 12-Step program to unlock creativity. The Living Room, 303 Broadway #107. Free. 949-494-5031

Jazz pianist Giovanni Miradi at Romeo Cucina, 249 Broadway St.

949-497-6627 . Also 6/30.

Rod & The Pistons, 9 p.m., Marine Room, 214 Ocean Ave. 949-494-3027

Art-a-Fair, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Fri.-Sat.; Sun.-Thur., 10 a.m-9 p.m. 777 Laguna Canyon Rd. 949-494-4514 Daily.

Sawdust Art Festival, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. 935 Laguna Canyon Rd. 949-494-3030 $7.75 general admission. Daily.

Nick I & ADD, rock, 8:45 p.m., Mozambique, 1740 Coast Hwy.  949-715-7777

Fiz and His Band, Hotel Laguna, 9 p.m., 425 S. Coast Highway. 949-494-1151. Also 6/30.


Saturday, June 30

Farmers Market, Lumberyard Parking Lot next to City Hall. 8 a.m-noon. Transition Laguna’s herb & veggie seedling sale, back on Locals Lane. Info: [email protected])

World Anthem reggae, 8:45 p.m., Mozambique, 1740 Coast Hwy.  949-715-7777

Live Jazz from 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Laguna Coffee Company, 1050 S. Coast Hwy. Free.

Third Rail Blue, 9 p.m-1 a.m. Marine Room 214 Ocean Avenue. 949-494-3027

Newport Beach Cruises, Davey’s Locker, 400 Main Street. 949-673-1434  $25 per person.

Meet the furniture artist Andre Woodward, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Palm Court, The Great Park, Sand Canyon Rd & Marine Way, Irvine. 866-829-3829.


Sunday, July 1

Festival of Arts, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. $10, $6, military & under12 free. 650 Laguna Canyon Rd. 949-494-1145 Daily thru 8/31.

Missiles of October, 4-8 p.m., Marine Room, 214 Ocean Ave. 949-494-3027

Upstream, roots reggae, 5-10 p.m. Mozambique, 1740 Coast Hwy.  949-715-7777

Reggae Sunset, 5-8 p.m., Pacific Edge Hotel, , 647 S. Coast Hwy. 949-281-5706

Farmers Market, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. The Great Park, Sand Canyon Rd&Marine Way, Irvine


Monday, July 2

Yoga in the Park, 8 a.m. 30801 Coast Hwy, free. 949-494-9928

“Spark” meeting for artists to foster creativity, 303 Broadway #107, 949-328-7230

“Hope” support group for families w. addiction issues. Laguna Beach Networks, 303 Broadway #107. Don Sciortino 949-328-7230


Tuesday, July 3

“The Marvelous Wonderettes: Caps & Gowns,” 7:30 p.m. Laguna Playhouse, 606 Laguna Canyon Rd. Tickets/times 949-497-2787  (through Aug. 12)

Beth Fitchet Wood’s Songwriters’ Showcase, 8-11 p.m. Marine Room, 214 Ocean Ave. 949-494-3027

Karaoke, 9 p.m. Hennessy Tavern, 213 Ocean Ave. 949-494-2743


Wednesday, July 4

Karaoke, 9 p.m., Ocean Ave. Brewery. 237 Ocean Ave. 949-497-3381

Free admission at Art-a-Fair, 777 Laguna Canyon Rd.


Thursday, July 5

First Thursday Art Walk. Member galleries stay open 6-9 p.m. Free trolley rides downtown, North and South Coast Hwy and Laguna Canyon Rd. Pre-event: 5:30 p.m. art display at Laguna Presbyterian Church, Forest Ave. & Second St.

Conversation w. the Artist Sandow Birk, 7 p.m. Laguna Art Museum, 307 Cliff Dr.   949-494-8971

“Space Oddity” group show, 6-9 p.m., S Cube Gallery, 346 N. Coast Hwy.  949-715-4593

Free admission at Sawdust Festival after 9 p.m.

The Dupp Brothers, 8:30 p.m., Marine Room, 214 Ocean Ave. 949-494-3027

Children’s author Katie McGillivray signs “The Adventures of Charlie Mac to the Arctic and Back,” 6 p.m., Laguna Beach Books, 1200 S. Coast Hwy 949-494-4779

Free film series, “Romantic Comedies,” 7 p.m. at UCI. Lucille Kuehn Auditorium #100 (Thursdays through 7.26.)



Clarence Hinkle. The Modern Spirit and the Group of Eight. Ex.Pose Peter Bo Rappamund. Laguna Art Museum, 307 Cliff Dr.   949-494-8971



Firebrand Media LLC wants comments that advance the discussion, and we need your help to accomplish this mission. Debate and disagreement are welcomed on our platforms but do it with respect. We won't censor comments we disagree with. Viewpoints from across the political spectrum are welcome here. While everyone is entitled to their opinion, our community is not obliged to host all comments shared on its website or social media pages, including:

  • Hate speech that is racist, sexist, homophobic, transphobic slurs, or calls for violence against a particular type of person.
  • Obscenity and excessive cursing.
  • Libelous language, whether or not the writer knows what they're saying is false.
We require users to provide their true full name, including first and last names, as a condition for comments. We reserve the right to change this policy based on future developments.

Scroll down to comment on this post.


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here