Special Events

Special Events

The Irvine Fine Arts Center hosts two annual arts events, Studio Arts Festival in June and Holiday Faire in November. Both events showcase Southern California artists and their original works of art for purchase in ceramics, sculpture, jewelry, painting, photography, fiber, and glass.

For additional information, please contact the Irvine Fine Arts Center at 949-724-6891 or smunger@cityofirvine.org. If you are interested in being notified when applications open, email FineArtsCustomerService@cityofirvine.org to be added to our vendor interest list.


June 1, 2024. The Irvine Fine Arts Center invites the community to the 30th annual Studio Arts Festival, Saturday, June 1, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Heritage Community Park adjacent to the center. This free outdoor event is an opportunity to discover and purchase unique, handcrafted art from local artists. Thank you to everyone who joined us for the 2024 Studio Arts Festival. View a video of this year's event here


The Irvine Fine Arts Center Holiday Faire will return Saturday, November 9, 2024, at Great Park Palm Court Arts Complex. This annual event features live festive holiday music and an artisan atmosphere, offering patrons the opportunity to shop from unique and local businesses while experiencing the excitement of the season. Visit the Holiday Faire page for more information.


Thank you to everyone who joined us at the first Holiday Market on Saturday, December 2-Sunday, December 3, 2023. This festive holiday artisan-focused shopping experience at the Great Park, indoors in Hangar 244, was integrated into the City of Irvine’s annual Tree Lighting ceremony in the Palm Court Arts Complex and the annual Holidayz at the Park Pop-Up. Check back for more details on the 2024 event dates.



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