ArtSplash will take place on Sept. 22 – 23 on Armada Drive above The Flower Fields. From 10 a.m. – 8 p.m. on Saturday and 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Sunday, attendees will take in vibrant chalk art street paintings, live art, stage and meandering performers, mouthwatering food options and stunning views of the Pacific Ocean. The non-profit event is free and family oriented, and promotes and benefits arts within the community. More specifically the event aims towards funding art and music in North County schools, as well as showcasing the county’s cultural image and resources.

Mayor Matt Hall will issue a welcome statement and opening remarks, followed by live music entertainment from Forty Proof, The Stoney B Blues Band, Hullabalooband and Euphoria Brass Band. Carlsbad Dance Centre, Shokenji Taiko and the Lancer Dancers also add their flare to festivities. For more information visit www.carlsbadartsplash.org.