If you live in Laguna Beach, you will be excited to know that the Festival of Arts has announced a new exhibit, called "Preview 2011."  The display showcases the innovative artwork of 14 prestigious artists throughout Orange County.  These 14 exhibitors only represent a portion of the talent to be featured this year at the Festival of Arts. Their artwork displays variety, personality, and the atmosphere available at the Festival of Arts all summer long.  A special evening is planned for Laguna Beach home owners and residents to meet the artists and enjoy a free reception on April 9th, from 11a.m. to 2p.m. at the Wells Fargo, located at 260 Ocean Avenue. 

The exhibit is always free and normal exhibit hours are Monday through Friday, from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  The Festival of Arts is a non-profit organization that supports the arts in and about Laguna Beach. This year’s Festival of Arts will be open daily from July 3rd through August 31st from 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 pm.  For more information, please call (949) 464-4234.