Newport Beach Wine and Food Festival Showcases Laguna Chefs, Too

A month from now, Sept. 19-21, the very first Newport Beach Wine and Food Festival will premier at the Newport’s Civic Center. Every time I mention this Festival, people immediately think I’m talking about the Taste of Newport, which, after its 24-year run, was cancelled by its sponsoring Newport Beach Chamber of Commerce citing financial […]

Sawdust Festival Wraps Up Season With Free Admission Nights

Once again, the Sawdust Art Festival has enjoyed a stellar season of both visitors and record numbers of purchases of every imaginable kind of artwork from our local Laguna artists. Now that the Sawdust Festival is already down to its last two weeks (last day is Aug. 31st), the Festival is again offering its free […]