Archive for June, 2016

Carlsbad Music Festival: Village Music Walk

On Saturday, June 18, the Carlsbad Music Festival‘s Village Music Walk took over the Carlsbad Village with 30+ adventurous music performances. Photos by Bryan Snyder.

Village Music Walk

WHAT: Carlsbad Music Festival Village Music Walk WHEN: Saturday, June 18 | 2:30–10pm WHERE: Carlsbad Village

All aboard, next stop the Carlsbad village!

At one point, the City of Carlsbad attempted to remove the local homeless population in preparation for each summer tourist season by distributing free train tickets. From all the new faces, it seems like surrounding cities had the same idea.

Royally High Spirits in Carlsbad

WIN original art by CAW Gloria Muriel

WIN ORIGINAL ART by Gloria Muriel HOW IT WORKS 1. Take photo of Gloria Muriel’s Carlsbad Art Wall mural (map) 2. Upload photo to Instagram 3. Tag @snyderart @senorgrubbys @gloriamuriel #CarlsbadArtWall – Most creative photo wins this original illustration by current CAW artist AND a $20 gift certificate to Grubby’s. Winner announced during the next […]

State Beach Classic: Banning Capps portrait by Snyder

State Beach Classic: Banning Capps portrait by Snyder On June 5, Carlsbad local artist paints and donates a portrait painting of Banning Capps to the 2016 State Beach Classic surf contest at Tamarack Beach.

Gloria Muriel paints the Carlsbad Art Wall

click all photos to enlarge The gloomy June sky may have dampened weekend beach plans, but on Saturday, June 4, the moist air nurtured a blooming mural by San Diego based artist Gloria Muriel and collaborator Alex Banach titled The Blooming Mermaid at Señor Grubby’s on the Carlsbad Art Wall (CAW) located at Señor Grubby’s […]

Snyder’s Street Art Workshop: Carlsbad Art Wall

Snyder’s Street Art Workshop: Carlsbad Art Wall In the days leading up to each Carlsbad Art Wall (CAW) new mural, Snyder leads a teen street art workshop on the east facing wall of Señor Grubby’s in the Carlsbad village. On June 3, 2016, Snyder ran his workshop with teens from the Boys and Girls Club […]

State Beach Classic: Tribute to Banning Capps

WHAT: State Beach Classic: A Tribute to Banning Capps WHERE: Tamarack Beach WHEN: Sunday, June 5 (all day)

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