Newport Beach Arts Foundation


Support the arts in Newport Beach. 

Become a member of the Newport Beach Arts Foundation.

Membership application

About the Newport Beach Arts Foundation

Since its inception in 1990, the Newport Beach Arts Foundation, a private non-profit 501 (c) (3) organization, has been dedicated to supporting cultural arts activities of the Newport Beach City Arts Commission in the City of Newport Beach.  The Foundation welcomes interested parties who would like to learn more about becoming a member.

For information on joining the Newport Beach Arts Foundation and/or making a donation to the Foundation please contact: Newport Beach Arts Foundation President: Carmen Smith  (949) 760-6913 or Lila Crespin, (949) 689-7143 send email to: or visit the website at

Special Events

Art in the Park
October 2017 date TBD
Newport Beach Civic Center - Civic Green
100 Civic Center Drive, Newport Beach


Stop by to enjoy a festive day with the arts.  Have a bite to eat at 24 Carrots Cafe located inside the library and mingle with the artists and artisans who will be exhibiting and selling their original art and fine crafts.There is jewelry, sculpture, photography, paintings, and textiles and more. For information, email: or visit the website at Admission is free! Free parking in the Civic Center parking structure.