The Museum of Ventura County is hosting the City of Ventura’s Public Art Program, noon to 3 p.m., Saturday, March 3, in the Museum Plaza, 100 E. Main Street,  Ventura. Working with artist MB Hanrahan, the community is invited to participate in an upcoming permanent public art installation, Bee Cause, at the Barranca Vista Center. Through […]

VENTURA, Calif.—This month’s Free First Sunday, March 4, at the Museum of Ventura County, 100 E. Main Street, Ventura, explores the gentle art of rock stacking with self-taught artist Juan Manuel Cisneros. From noon–2 p.m., Manuel will be leading a workshop for youth and adults. Known for his wonderful sculptures made more incredible by their precarious balancing acts, Manuel has been […]

Photographer Neal Barr to talk about his work VENTURA, CALIF. – The Museum of Ventura County has announced that the exhibit In High Style: The Photography of Neal Barr will be extended through April 14. The exhibit’s extensive collection of Barr’s iconic photographic images leads the viewer through his extraordinary life and career, from his […]

Saturday, April 7, 2018, at the Santa Paula Art Museum. The silent auction begins at 3:00 p.m. The live auction immediately follows at 4:30 p.m. Admission is $15 for museum members and $20 for non-members. All proceeds benefit the Santa Paula Art Museum. SANTA PAULA, CA – On Saturday, April 7, 2018, the Santa Paula Art Museum will host its […]

VENTURA, Calif.– Community members are invited to attend the first annual Ventura Unified School District Student Art Show, to be held at the Museum of Ventura County, 100 E. Main Street, Ventura. Established through the efforts of the Ventura Arts Collaborative, a cooperative program of Ventura Unified School Disctrict, VUSD, the City of Ventura and […]

SANTA PAULA, CA – On Sunday, April 22, bring your family and friends to “Free Family Day: A Reptile Adventure” at the Santa Paula Art Museum. Visitors are invited to explore the Museum’s current exhibitions, participate in hands-on art workshops, and challenge one another to a digital game of “I Spy.” Plus, experience the wonder […]

A First for the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation & Institute Join us on April 27, 2018 for our first Spring and Shout Dinner and Dance: Tribute to Neil Diamond and Ronny and the Classics! Hot August Nights provides a spectacular Neil Diamond experience. Dean Colley is a dynamic Neil Diamond impressionist and look-a-like. He’s performed for over […]

MAY EXHIBIT: Ron L Clarke Exhibit (May 7 – June 24) This exhibit spans the lifeline of the age of sailing and the development in western civilization from the 5th Dynasty to the late 1900’s. Over 30 scale-models tell the story. A.I.R.: Artist in Residence (May 3 – May 31) Begun in 2017, our Artist in […]

It’s time once again to have fun enjoying and reliving the days of yesteryear.  The Pleasant Valley Historical Society (PVHS) is getting ready to give our children (of all ages) the opportunity to observe and participate in grinding wheat, making tortillas and butter, panning for gold, doing laundry with a washboard, making a dragonfly or […]