Southwest Arts Festival


Satisfy your craving for creativity and indulge in artistic inspiration at the Southwest Arts Festival scheduled for January 27-29, 2017.

Attracting artists and attendees from all over the world, the festival has grown from its humble roots as a small art affair in 1986 to become one of the largest – and most acclaimed – art festivals in the country. This renowned festival of the arts now features more than 270 artists coming together to show off traditional, contemporary and abstract works of art and handmade crafts at the Empire Polo Club in Indio, California.

Bring the whole family to celebrate some amazing local, national and international artists.

Southwest Arts Festival, Vendor Tent

Attending the Event

Tickets for the Southwest Arts Festival are just $10 per day or $12 for a three-day pass for adults. Children under 14 are free. The event is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. For more information about the event, or to buy your tickets now, visit the Southwest Arts Festival website.

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