Torrance Cultural Arts Foundation presents

The South Bay Festival of the Arts

Saturday, June 23, 2018
11am – 5:00pm

Torrance Cultural Arts Center
3330 Civic Center Drive, Torrance, CA 90503
(at the corner of Torrance and Madrona Blvd.)

FREE entertainment, art exhibitions, crafts and demonstrations.

Food & Drink tickets only $3 each

Make the day extra special with a VIP ticket.
Tickets will be available at the event.

Entertainment

Entertainment on three stages all day long! Something for everyone!

Torrance Refining Company Stage
on the Torino Plaza

11:00 am: Jason Ferg
12:00 pm: El Haru Kuroi
1:00 pm: Andy & Renee
2:00 pm:  Marina V
3:00 pm: Rebel Rose
4:00 pm: Aileen Quinn & The Leapin’ Lizards

Armstrong Theatre

11:00 am – Peninsula Youth Symphony
12:00 pm – Penninsulans
12:30 pm – Sylvia Bosco
1:00 pm – Dance 1 Redondo
2:00 pm – Encore South Bay
2:30 – Asano Taiko
3:00 pm – Liz King
3:30 pm – Soul Movers
4:00 pm – LACEI
4:30 – Aerospace Players

Nakano Theatre

11:00 am – Harbor Jazz Ensemble Little Big Band
12:00 pm – Palos Verdes Symphonic Band Flute Ensemble
1:00 pm – Sing-Along with Jamie Shaheen
2:00 pm – Storytelling – “Cub’s Wish”
2:30 pm – Palos Verdes Symphonic Band Wind Ensemble
3:00 pm – The Magic of Dennis Forel
4:00 pm – PVSB Trombone Ensemble
4:30 pm – Choichi Kai Los Angeles

Check Out the Enchanted Garden

A fun place for the family with The Balloonacy of Dennis Forel, face painting available and roaming princesses.

Participating Artists, Organizations and Companies

Art Experience Studio
Arts Council of Torrance
Children’s Book Writers of LA
Crescent+Stone
DC Jewelry Designs
Destination Art
Diva Beads
ELP Books
Emily Brantley Fine Art
ESMoA

Fotografx
Jazzy Knits
Jewelry Designs by Jim Beazell
Marshall Designs/Bliss Art Design
McKnits
Mike McKinney Photography
Naomi Hess Art
Paul’s Photo/Creative Photo Academy
Paw Prints Pet Portraiture
R&G Jewelry Designs
Reading Tree Press
Rejoice In Art!
Rosy’s Boutique
South Bay Art Department
Summer Studios Arts Academy
Summer Wichita
Tony Galindo
Whimsical World of Sheri Fink
Widget Art Studios
Words and Colors

More to come!

Interested in having a booth? Please download our Exhibitor Packet, or you can contact the TOCA office at (310) 378-8100 or email us at info@torrancearts.org.

Enjoy the VIP/Sponsor Experience

We thank our Special Supporters who are passionate about the arts and are committed to helping TOCA make each new season even better than the last!  Your generous support enables us to bring diverse, high caliber arts experiences to Torrance for the entire South Bay community.

To show our appreciation for your donation of $150 to the Southbay Festival of the Arts, TOCA will pull out all the stops to provide you a true VIP experience:

  • Reserved VIP/Sponsor parking
  • VIP/Sponsor seating at all concerts throughout the day
  • Access to air-conditioned VIP/Sponsor Lounge with complimentary food and beverages**
  • Access to private VIP/Sponsor restrooms

** A delectable array of appetizers, entrees and luscious desserts just for you!  Beverages will include wine, beer, coffee, tea, soft drinks and water.

Thank you again for your generous support of the arts in the Southbay and we look forward to seeing you on Saturday, June 23rd!

Festival Guide

Parking

Free parking is available at the Cultural Arts Center. Shuttles will be running for the duration of the event to other parking areas.

Directions

The Torrance Cultural Arts Center is located near the corner of Torrance and Madrona Blvd.

Traveling On The 405 

Take the 405 Fwy South and exit at Crenshaw Blvd. From the off ramp, turn right onto Crenshaw Blvd. and travel south to Torrance Blvd. Turn right onto Torrance Blvd. and travel west to Madrona Ave. Turn right onto Madrona Ave. and turn into the first driveway on the right hand side. The Torrance Cultural Arts Center is the large multi-building complex to your left once you have entered the parking lot.

Traveling On The 101 

Take the 101 South to the 110 South to the 405 North and exit at Crenshaw Blvd.  From the off ramp, turn left onto 182nd St., then make a left onto Crenshaw Blvd. Travel south on Crenshaw to Torrance Blvd. Turn right onto Torrance Blvd. and travel west to Madrona Ave. Turn right onto Madrona Ave. and turn into the first driveway on the right hand side. The Torrance Cultural Arts Center is the large multi-building complex to your left once you have entered the parking lot.

Los Angeles

Take the 110 Fwy South to the 405 Fwy North and exit at Crenshaw Blvd. From the off ramp, turn left onto 182nd St., then make a left onto Crenshaw Blvd. Travel south on Crenshaw to Torrance Blvd. Turn right onto Torrance Blvd. and travel west to Madrona Ave. Turn right onto Madrona Ave. and turn into the first driveway on the right hand side. The Torrance Cultural Arts Center is the large multi-building complex to your left once you have entered the parking lot.

Sponsors

City of Torrance

$10,000

Athena Paquette Cormier
QuinStar Technology, Inc.
Pelican Products
Scott Douglas
Torrance Refining Company

$5,000

Sares-Regis Group
Surf Management, Inc.
Continental Development Corporation
South Bay BMW by McKenna
California Water Service
Torrance Towne Center
Supervisor Janice Hahn

$3,000

Jean Adelsman

$1,000

Ritas Smith & Associates
Torrance Memorial Medical Center
Ann & Marty Gallagher

Media Sponsor

Daily Breeze

Interested in becoming a sponsor? Please contact the TOCA office at (310) 378-8100 or email us at  info@torrancearts.org.

Volunteer

An epic event such as this can’t be done without the help of our local volunteers.

Are you interested in helping out? Please sign up online below.