33rd Annual Santa Clara Art & Wine Festival
This last festival of the Summer season is held in beautiful Central Park in Santa Clara. This family event features nearly 175 artists and craft vendors, a Kids Kingdom, international food favorites, live entertainment on three stages, premium wines and micro-brewed beer. Sorry, pets are prohibited except for registered guide dogs. Admission to the fun is free!
Each day offers a variety of continuous live entertainment on three stages, located throughout scenic Central Park. Enjoy talented community groups performing on the Meadow Stage. Cheerleaders, dancers, martial arts, and more talented groups will perform. In Kids Kingdom, there is live entertainment for even the youngest members of your family to enjoy. Dance Troupes, puppets, jazz, music and more! In the Pavilion, eight bands will be performing a wide range of soul, classic funk, 80s, classic rhythm and blues, and top 40: Deborah Thacker, Paula Harris, Live Wire, The Spazmatics, Ike Cosse, Cold Feat, David Ladd and the Downtown All Stars and the Joe Sharino Band. Click on the link above for a full entertainment line up.
Exceptional Arts & Crafts
Spend your afternoon strolling through the park and browsing among a variety of 175 arts and crafts booths with items ranging from fine paintings and clothing to toys, glass, photography, ceramics, unique jewelry, and more. Click on the link above for a full listing of participating talented artists and craft makers.
A special area of the Festival just for kids and their families. Kids Kingdom features: carnival rides, giant slide, face painting, entertainment, food court, and much more! Click on the link above for a full listing of all kid friendly activities. Kids Kingdom is the place to be!
Festival Food & Drink
Satisfy your taste buds in “Food Alley,” where two dozen community groups will cook up international food favorites such as tri-tip sandwiches, tamales, kettle corn, meatball subs, garlic fries, ribs, Funnel Cakes, Chinese chicken salad and much more!
Enjoy premium wines served by J. Lohr, Wente, Bargetto, and Emilio Guglielmo wineries or ice cold micro-brewed beer provided by Gordon Biersch Brewing Company. Click on the link above for a complete listing of all your favorite festival munchies, desserts, and drinks.