SOCALPAPA Paints the Back Bay and OC Parks

Saturday and Sunday
July 19-20, 2014
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Peter & Mary Muth Interpretive Center

Southern California Plein Air Painters Association (SOCALPAPA) return to the Upper Newport Bay with several hundred original paintings from 55 artists at this year’s art show and sale.  Spend the day browsing pieces capturing the beautiful scenery and the natural heritage of Southern California.  

Art Show & Sale

Free painting class for kids 7-12 years of age will be offered on Saturday and Sunday.  Pause to grab some food from the Burnt Truck on Saturday or Cousins Maine Lobster on Sunday.  

This festival of fine art is a collaborative event organized by Newport Bay Conservancy in partnership with SOCALPAPA and Orange County Parks.   A portion of the sales proceeds to benefit the Newport Bay Conservancy.  For more information, click here…

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Read about us under “Day trip: Upper Newport Bay” in the April 2010 edition of SunsetMagazine – and remember that any time is a great time to kayak or hike Newport Beach’s Back Bay.

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