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Joe Jewell and Club Django will perform the music of Django Reinhardt , August 17, 2014, at the Esplanade Arts Center, 2181 W. Esplanade Avenue, San Jacinto. Admission is $20.00 General Admission and $10.00 Student, Pre-Sale (which ends Saturday 8-16-14 at 11:45pm) or $25 General Admission and $15.00 Student, At the door. DVAC Members receive an extra 15% off when ordering On-Line by entering their discount coupon during check-out.

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Call for Entries – Juried Competition

The Diamond Valley Arts Council (DVAC) invites your participation in our Tattoo Art Festival scheduled for Saturday August 16, 2014 in San Jacinto, California. Submit, by email, a jpeg image of your tattoo artwork with a brief description of your artistic concept and technique.  Wherever you are in the world, we welcome your art. This event celebrates the work of artists whose medium is ink and skin.

Your tattoo image and description will appear on our Artist website gallery for one year and will be displayed at the Festival or, subsequently, in our Esplanade Arts Center gallery. Your image will also be an entry in our juried competition. The awards categories are: (1) best in show, (2) best design, (3) best use of color, (4) best technique, (5) best traditional and(6) best modern . DVAC will award trophies in each category. Winners will be announced on the DVAC website the day following the event. All participants will receive an Artist Certificate of Honor.


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The Diamond Valley Arts Council announces its fifth annual summer arts program. The focus is on education and training through participation. There is something for all interests.  This year’s workshops include music, art, theater, dance and video.

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The Diamond Valley Arts Council invites your participation in displaying your tattoo art.

The event is scheduled for Saturday, August 16, 2014. The display will be for tattoos only. The show is a family event. There is a $7 entry fee, payable when your entry is accepted for the art show. A panel of judges will present awards in a number of categories.

 For consideration, please email a (1) a photo of your tattoo(s), (2) your name, (3) email address and (4) telephone number to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . Subject line for email is Tattoo Art. Click HERE to Submit Online or Print Form HERE.

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"The Diamond Valley Arts Council is pleased to continue the tradition of bringing outstanding works by local and regional artists to our community through the juried exhibition at our 8th Annual Festival of the Arts," says Lois Stipp, President of DVAC. "This year’s theme, 'Emotion of Art', is designed to challenge artists to creatively explore how emotions play into their art." 

We would like you to join us on December 20th from 4 to 6pm for a recognition and closing reception for this year's Festival of The Arts, Juried Art Show. We are excited to exhibit this Art and display to the community the wonderful talents of our local artists. We will announce our current year winners at the reception. BUY TICKETS HERE


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leerockerADLee Rocker, Rockabilly Star, Will Perform at the Historic Hemet Theater Saturday Dec. 7

Lee Rocker, a founding member of the Stray Cats, comes to the Historic Hemet Theater Saturday December 7 with his big stand-up bass and signature rockabilly sound. His latest album, Night Train to Memphis, features classics from the early days of rock. The music has spirit, energy and passion. During his run with the Stray Cats, the group had 23 gold and platinum certified records worldwide.

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Inland Stage Company announces its annual Summer Theatre Workshops, as part of Diamond Valley Arts Council’s Summer Programs for Youth.  Three distinct workshops begin on July 15 for ages 13 years and older.

Acting Fundamentals (Basic Skills for Acting) is a 4-week program, Monday evenings from 6 pm to 9 pm. Jim Marbury, Inland Stage Company’s Artistic Director, explains that he will instruct students “in a variety of acting techniques: Improvisation, Cold Reading, Scene Study and Monologues.”  The class fee is $60.

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