Tiny Canvases

Tiny Canvases

The Art of Nails


The Oceanside
Museum of Art

Visual Art Event

Visual Art Event

Welcome to San Diego NCAN!



Find Visual Arts
in North County

credit: Michelle Kurtis Cole
Performing Art Event

Performing Art Event

Welcome to San Diego NCAN!

Let your soul soar with the arts

Support Performing Arts in North County

credit: Daren Scott, Little Shop of Horrors, New Village Arts


  • Our AUDIENCES mean the world to us. Please sign up on our mailing to learn of exciting cultural experiences. Use the site to find unique performing and visual arts events in North County in your own neighborhoods and venture east or west from Fallbrook to La Jolla.

  • Our ORGANIZATIONS make up the backbone of NCAN. If you are a resource for arts and culture in North County, please sign up in our directory and list all of your events on our calendar.

  • Our outstanding TALENT in North County should list individually on this site and connect to enliven the programming available in North County by finding opportunities and listing grass root events to take advantage of the exposure available through NCAN.

For Organization

For Talent


Our Vision is to invigorate the arts community, enhance quality of life, and encourage prosperity in our region.  By using the power of collective impact, we are leveraging the creative community in the North County San Diego region to maximize support for the arts.

Our mission in the North County San Diego region is to ensure that the arts are recognized as vital in the lives of its people; develop an innovative vision, plan, and collaborative effort to strengthen the arts; serve, advance, and lead in the maintenance of a diverse network of institutions, businesses, and individuals who work in the arts; maintain a directory of arts resources and organizations in the region.

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