Attend Art San Diego
Explore an amazing array of contemporary and modern art Oct. 18–21, 2018, at Art San Diego, taking place at the iconic Wyland Center at Del Mar Fairgrounds. Southern California’s most anticipated art event and the only contemporary fine art show in San Diego, Art San Diego showcases exceptional artwork from local, national, and international galleries alongside outstanding show programming, live entertainment, and other exclusive events.
New for 2019? As Art San Diego celebrates its 10th anniversary, we are partnering with UBS Financial Services to launch the IMPACT Program in support of the needs of the under served within the community. This year, our focus is on children’s health, education, and protection and the organizations that support those needs. We thank you for the support you have given Art San Diego and the arts over the past decade and ask for your support as we embark on this important mission.
Show Hours & Location
SHOW HOURS & LOCATION
October 18–21, 2018
IMPACT NIGHT: AN EXCLUSIVE VIP PREVIEW PARTY
Thursday, October 18 | 5–9 P.M.
By Invitation Only
Complimentary Valet Parking – Thursday Night Only
COLLECTORS’ OPENING NIGHT PARTY
Friday, October 19 | 6–9 P.M.
GENERAL ADMISSION HOURS
Friday, October 19 | 1–5:30 P.M.
Saturday, October 20 | 12–8 P.M.
Sunday, October 21 | 12–5 P.M.
Parking: $14 per day, per car
Your ticket counts! A portion of ticket revenue will support Art San Diego 2018’s non-profit partners—Monarch School, Generate Hope, HEAL, and Rady Children’s Hospital—each making an amazing contribution to the health, safety, and education of San Diego’s children.
Show Frequently Asked Questions
Are children allowed?
Yes, children of all ages are allowed, and those 15 and under receive free admission. However, children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult, and no strollers are permitted. Oh, and please remind your little ones to never touch the art.
I’ll be sightseeing in San Diego before coming to the show. Can I bring my backpack?
For your safety, large bags will not be permitted in the event. Please do not bring suitcases, folding bicycles, scooters, or any items bigger than a handbag or laptop bag.
My dog is super cute and never barks. She can even fit in my purse. Can I please bring her in?
We love pets, too! However, only ADA-certified service dogs assisting handicapped or disabled individuals are permitted inside the venue.
Can I take pictures of the artwork?
Photography of the artwork is only allowed with the exhibitor’s permission.
Who is that guy taking my picture?
Press and promotional photography and filming are taking place during the show. Attendance at the fair implies permission for your image to be used for non-commercial purposes (including media reports).
Can I bring my vape pen?
Smoking or vaping is not permitted on the show premises.
The 10th-anniversary celebration of Art San Diego is gearing up to be an unforgettable experience, featuring world-class art, special events, and live entertainment. The four-day art experience will feature a wide range of innovative exhibiting galleries, art dealers, and artists from across the globe.
This year’s programs will feature the anticipated return of Art Labs, the San Diego Art Prize, Spotlight Program, and LaunchPad Program—key ingredients to the show, extending the presentation of modern, contemporary art from leading galleries and cutting-edge artists.
In honor of our 10th anniversary, Art San Diego and its exhibitors, in partnership with UBS Financial Services, are striving to make an impact on the local community with the launch of the IMPACT Program. This year, our selected nonprofit organizations that support and serve children’s health, education, and protection are Monarch School, GenerateHope, HEAL, and Rady Children’s Hospital.
Really want to make an IMPACT? Please consider a donation to support Art San Diego 2018’s IMPACT Program nonprofit partners.
Enjoy luxurious lodging close to Art San Diego this October. To ensure your comfort and convenience, we’ve negotiated exclusive discounts at popular local hotels. To save big, book at an official hotel through onPeak, the official housing partner of Art San Diego.
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Del Mar Fairgrounds - Wyland Center
2260 Jimmy Durante Boulevard
Del Mar, CA 92014