Annual Tustin Art Walk

For Immediate Release
Contact: Vanessa Osborn
(714) 573-3333
Date: Monday, September 30, 2013



Tustin Old Town Art Walk 16th Annual Old Town Tustin Art Walk will feature local artists, Plein Air contest, wine and beer tasting, photography contest, and tours of Old Town Tustin
TUSTIN, Calif. – The City of Tustin Parks and Recreation Department is proud to present the sixth annual Old Town Art Walk on Saturday, October 19, 2013, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Historic Old Town Tustin along El Camino and Main Street. Hosted in collaboration with various community partners, the Art Walk is a one-day celebration of fine arts that is free to the public.
The Art Walk will feature over 60 local artists with their work on display and for sale along the sidewalks of Old Town. Various types of Tustin Old Town Art Walk 2paintings, photography, sculpture, drawing, ceramics, jewelry, and mixed media will be represented. The event will also include a Plein Air contest which is open to all types of painters and will award prize money ranging from $100 to $1,000. “En plein air” is a French expression that means “in the open air” and is particularly used to describe the act of painting outdoors. As such, entries must have been painted outside in the three days before the event and depict scenes or subjects from within Historic Old Town Tustin. Contest judging and announcement of winners will take place during the Art Walk.

Tustin Old Town Art Walk 3Other highlights of the event include live music, wine and beer tasting (from 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm), a photography contest exhibit, a Kids Art activity by the Tustin Library, an art gallery by the Tustin High School Visual Arts Program, and docent lead van tours of Old Town Tustin’s points of interest. All of the local favorite Old Town merchants and restaurants will also be open for business.
For more information regarding the Old Town Tustin Art Walk, call the Parks and Recreation Department at (714) 573-3326 or visit our website at

About Jeff Gallagher

I am a retired peace officer from the 2nd largest law enforcement agency in Orange County. I live in and love Tustin where my family and I have resided for the past 25 years. I am a highly moderate libertarian that despises hardcore Republicans, Democrats and anyone else who is not willing to compromise for the good of the people.

Posted on October 13, 2013, in In the News, nonpolitical and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. The Tustin Art Walk is on Saturday, October 19th, NOT the 20th!!

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