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Cultural Arts

Since 1986, the Cultural Arts Office has worked to make arts and culture an integral and inspiring part of the community’s life. The Cultural Arts Office seeks to create connections among artists, cultural organizations, community groups, businesses, visitors and residents that sustain and promote a thriving, diverse, creative city. 

The Cultural Arts Office oversees important arts and cultural programs in the community including: 

Love Art? Love Carlsbad? 

If you love art and your community, we’ve got the perfect opportunity for you. The city is now accepting applications for the Arts Commission. The Arts Commission advises City Council and Cultural Arts staff on arts and culture matters, the development of programs and services, public art and the funding of Community Arts Grants. The commission will have vacancies beginning in March 2017. Interested residents are encouraged to apply. Commission members are appointed by the City Council. Applications are available at the Carlsbad City Clerk’s office. 

News



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Family Open Studios on 3/4 and 4/22

February 13, 2017 
The City of Carlsbad’s Cultural Arts Office is hosting a series of Family Open Studios events presented in conjunction...

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Sign up for Spring and Summer Camps

February 11, 2017 
Looking for spring and summer camps? This year's lineup includes sports, arts and science camps and other programs for...

General Information

Cultural Arts Office
Carlsbad City Library complex
1775 Dove Lane
Carlsbad, CA 92011
(located on the second floor)
arts@carlsbadca.gov 
760-602-2090 main line

Mailing Address
Cultural Arts Office
Carlsbad City Library complex
1775 Dove Lane
Carlsbad, CA 92011

Upcoming Events

Feb28
11:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
Mar1
11:00 AM  -  5:00 PM
Mar2
11:00 AM  -  5:00 PM