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.


The Irvine Fine Arts Center Holiday Faire will return in November 2024. 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.


December 2–3. A festive holiday artisan-focused shopping experience at the Great Park. The Holiday Market will take place entirely indoors in Hangar 244, December 2, from 3 to 7 p.m., and December 3, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. It will feature a curated selection of 28 vendors whose handmade offerings span jewelry, ceramics, folk-crafts, clothing, and more. This event will be integrated into City of Irvine’s annual Tree Lighting ceremony in the Palm Court Arts Complex on Saturday, December 2, and the annual Holidayz at the Park Pop-Up event on Sunday, December 3.


June 1, 2024. Join us for the 30th annual Studio Arts Festival. The event will showcase more than 100 local artists and their handmade, original works of art for purchase including hand-blown glass, ceramics, sculpture, jewelry, painting, photography, printmaking, woodworking, clothing, and more. Visit the Studio Arts Festival page for more information.



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