Open Your Hearts to North County Arts

Open Your Hearts to North County Arts – October 2020

The North County Arts Network is excited to announce the 2020 promotion of arts and culture covering all of North County, east to west and north to south. This month-long celebration during October is in coordination with National Arts and Humanity month.

Our goal is to build public awareness in the following ways:

Here are some of the Arts and Culture Events happening in October:

Single Events:

OMA Live: Renewed, Refreshed, Reopened
October 1 – Oceanside Museum of Art

Raja Feather Kelly: Honest Reactions to Imaginary Situations
October 1 – CSUSM

Drive-In: The Codependent Tour With Whitney Cummings & Taylor Tomlinson
October 2 – California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Workshop: Wheel Throwing (Wipe Off That Dusty Wheel!)
October 2 – Lux Art Institute

Drive-In: “West Side Story”
October 3 – California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Drive-In: Birds of Chicago Live!
October 4 – California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Cosmo Whyte Studio Series
October 9 – Lux Art Institute

Drive-In: “The Princess Bride”
October 9 – California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Drive-In: “Jurassic Park” Encore
October 10 – California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Workshop: Raku
October 10 – Lux Art Institute

Drive-In: Jazz Night, Richard Elliot AND Rick Braun With Special Guest Darryl Williams
October 11 – California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Disinformation & Democracy: Social Media and Elections Around the Globe
October 12 – CSUSM

Virtual Craft + Sip
October 13 – California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Lux After Dark: Digital Auction!
October 14 through 19 – Lux Art Institute

Drive-In: “Labyrinth”
October 15 – California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Lux After Dark: Drive-Thru Art Experience
October 16 – Lux Art Institute

Cyanotype & Nature
October 17 – Lux Art Institute

Drive-In: Runaway June, With Special Guest Brennely Brown
October 17 – California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Lux After Dark: Virtual Fundraiser Event
October 17 – Lux Art Institute

Oceanside Culture Festival
October 17-18 – Ten Pints Entertainment

Crafts with Grace
October 20 – California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Letters from Our Elders – Documentary film screening focusing on immigration
October 21 – CSUSM

Drive-In: “Hocus Pocus”
October 23 – California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Drive-In: Iliza Shlesinger Tailgate Tour
October 24 – California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Slanted: How an Asian American Troublemaker Took On the Supreme Court
October 28 – CSUSM

Halloween Weekend Drive-In: “Rocky Horror Picture Show” Live & On Screen!
October 30 – California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Halloween Night Drive-In: “Coco”
October 31 – California Center for the Arts, Escondido

All Month Long:

Artist-in-Residence Cosmo Whyte
Lux Art Institute

2020 Online Introduction to Instruments
Poway OnStage

Abstraction in Symmetry
California Surf Museum

Allan Morrow: After Fires
Oceanside Museum of Art

Ancient
La Jolla Playhouse

Art Apart Series
Oceanside Museum of Art

Art History Lecture Series
Studio ACE

Artist-in-Residence Cosmo Whyte
Lux Art Institute

Exploring Engagement
Oceanside Museum of Art

Gifted: Collecting The Art of California At Gardena High School, 1919-1956
Oceanside Museum of Art

Isolation Inspirations
Oceanside Museum of Art

Live Stream Lectures with Robin Douglas
Oceanside Museum of Art

Pamela Earnshaw Kelly: Witness
Oceanside Museum of Art

Permanent Exhibitions
California Surf Museum

Portaleza
La Jolla Playhouse

Regional Artist Beliz Iristay
Lux Art Institute

Small Talk with OMA
Oceanside Museum of Art

Southern California Contemporary Quilts
Oceanside Museum of Art

The Society of Wonder
La Jolla Playhouse

The Totally Fake Latino News With Culture Clash
La Jolla Playhouse

The World of Frida
California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Virtual Studio Visits
Oceanside Museum of Art

Walks of Life
La Jolla Playhouse https://lajollaplayhouse.org/walks-of-life/

You Are Here
La Jolla Playhouse

Limited Run Events:

October 1 October 26
Honoring Our Veterans
San Dieguito Art Guild

October 1 October 11
Necessary Sacrifices
North Coast Repertory Theatre

October 1 October 16
Sonia de los Santos Virtual Field Trip
Poway OnStage

October 4 October 31
California Fiber Arts, Figuratively
Front Porch Gallery

October 7 Wednesdays
Museum Wine Wednesday
California Center for the Arts, Escondido

Starting October 15 Thursdays
Wild Abandon in Sketching and Watercolor | Jill Badonsky
La Jolla Athenaeum

October 21 October 31
Same Time Next Year
North Coast Repertory Theatre

TO PARTICIPATE:

  • FOR ORGANIZATIONS, ARTISITS and VENUES:
    • Go to the Create an Account page to see the instructions
    • Get your events into the system
    • Add the following hashtags for all social media postings to denote your event:
      #openyourheartstoarts and #OYH2NCA and #northcountyarts.
    • See the FAQ for more details if needed.
  • FOR SEEKERS OF ARTS AND CULTURE EXPERIENCES:
    • Check out our events calendar for October.
    • Join or invite others to visit the exciting visual and performing arts events that are featured.

We are grateful to the City of Carlsbad Community Arts Grant and the County of San Diego Neighborhood Reinvestment Program Grant for helping to fund OPEN YOUR HEARTS TO NORTH COUNTY ARTS, 2020.