On Saturday, March 17th, 2018The California Center for the Arts, Escondido and the Escondido Union School District will hold the 6th annual smART Festival from 10:00am – 2:00pm at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido at 340 N. Escondido Blvd.
For one day each year, the Center for the Arts, Escondido dedicates its museum and Conference Center to the celebration of youth in the local community; utilizing the Center’s ongoing partnership with the Escondido Union School District to bring arts education to youth in schools. This innovative annual community festival highlights the accomplishments of this partnership.
Students from all 23 Escondido Union schools will have artwork on display and performances will take place during the 2018 smART Festival. Two-dimensional artwork will be on display both in festival booths inside the Conference Center and on the walls of the Center’s museum. The museum will also house three-dimensional artwork and the My Story 5th grade photographic art exhibit. Youth dance, music, and theater performances will take place on a main stage in the Center’s spacious Conference Center.