EVENTS NEWSLETTER / Spring, Summer, Fall, 2024

Upcoming and Past Art Events 2024

We proudly put together this yearly Arts and Culture celebration to uplift our community’s spirits and show love and support for our local professional creatives. This event is brought to you free of cost and to all ages via MainPlace support and kindness, as well as deep understanding of the value of arts education; and simple passion for fine art and connectivity.

Our Art Walk events will take place on the 2nd Saturday of every month from May until September 2024 from 2-5 PM. Please mark your calendars and head down to hangout and kick it with us at the mall!

MyPerks Sip & Paint

Rotating Painting and Craft nights throughput the year. These classes are being offered to Mainplace MyPerks members 21 and over and it is free of cost to the 1st 30 members to arrive. We also bring a live musician to create the ambiance and a local restaurant provides refreshments.

Mark your calendars for May 17th, 2024 6-8 PM inside the MyPerks Lounge.

Octavo Festival de Día de Muertos ( 10th Annual Day of the Dead Festival)

Are you ready to celebrate life and rend tribute to our loved ones that have passed during our Día de Muertos Festival at MainPlace Mall?

We are delighted to bring back all of your favorite art activities, performances, and local musicians and painters to our OCTOBER 29TH, 2022 2-5 PM festival. All ages, FREE event, until supplies last!

¿Estás listo para celebrar la vida y rendir homenaje a nuestros seres queridos que han fallecido durante nuestro Festival del Día de Muertos en MainPlace Mall?

Estamos encantados de traer de vuelta todas sus actividades artísticas favoritas, presentaciones, música en vivo y arte el 29 DE OCTUBRE DE 2022 de 2 a 5 p. m. Todas las edades, evento gratuito, ¡hasta agotar existencias!

Sip & Paint

We will be running Sip & Paint classes throughout 2022 starting in April for MainPlace Mall My Perks members! Stay tuned for our next class.

Sip and Paint – 16 December, 5:30-7:30 PM

Hey MyPerks members we have another event coming up just for you! 🤩💗
Make your way over to the MyPerks Lounge on Friday, December 16th from 5:30-7:30pm for our Sip & Paint Night!
This event is limited to the first 25 members! There will be live music with a Calavera (Sugar Skull) painting guided by Uplifting Soul Art Events and two FREE glasses of wine served by 3 Roots Mexican Cocina. 🍷
*Must arrive by 5:30pm in order to fully enjoy the class.
Not a member? Not a problem! Sign up for FREE today:

Gallery & Makerspace

From 4th February 2022 come to Galería of Imagination Located in the MainPlace Mall. See our revolving exhibition of Art work created by local artists and students, or join us in our Makerspace to get creative yourself!

Art Walk May-Sep 2022

Every Second Saturday of the summer come to MainPlace Mall between 2-5pm to enjoy our Artwalks. We have live artists and musicians performing, free art workshops and an Interactive project.

Heartbeat of Mexico

On Sunday May 29th 2022 we will be hosting a free art workshop during this great annual festival hosted at Chapman University in Orange.

Latino Heritage Events at Galeria of Imagination

During spring of 2022 we will be hosting a series of events in our gallery bringing live music and art to our community for free as a result of securing funding via Art and Council Special Event Sponsorship Award. We will be hosting workshops as well as live artists and live music for you to enjoy whilst being educated about aspects of our Ancient Latino Heritage. Please contact us to secure a free workshop spot

  • Friday April 29th 4-6PM – Mesoamerican Maya Culture (2 sessions beginning punctually at 4 and 5 pm)

Dia de Los Muertos

Join us on Saturday 30th October from 2-5pm for the return of our incredible day of the dead celebrations. Featuring live art and music, along with Halloween and day of the dead themed workshops, face painting and murals being created throughout the Mall

2021 Art Walk series

Join us in MainPlace Mall for our in person celebration of the Arts each month of fall 2021. We are bringing you live painters, caricaturists, face painters and musical acts as well as art workshops all for free!

Music on the Patio

Enjoy some live music while you dine outside at MainPlace Mall weekend evenings from August – December 2020

Art & Music in the Courtyard

Watch artists creating live in front of your eyes while musicians play live music for you to enjoy during weekend afternoons at MainPlace Mall from October – December 2020

Virtual Artwalks

Join us in a virtual setting while we follow social distancing rules during this difficult summer which gives a chance to explore the behind the scenes of artists work from April 2020

2nd St Promenade Artwalks (Former Artwalk Coordinator for DTI)

Be entertained by local artists and have the chance to buy handcrafted gifts as we bring you live bands, music and art on the first Saturday of every month.

Dia del nino (currently virtual)

Join us in a virtually this year as we host 2 art workshops as part of this great annual event