Art & Culture

Jazz in the Pines, Art Alliance of Idyllwild, Idyllwild Arts and other arts and entertainment, theatre, live music and visual arts coverage. The most comprehensive arts and entertainment calendar covering the Idyllwild area.

Strong Idyllwild showing for Casey’s homecoming party

The crowd was estimated at “almost 1,000,” however locals interviewed simply said that all their neighbors and friends attended ...

Quilt show enraptures visitors

Several hundred residents and visitors came to the “Rhapsody in Red” Quilt Show ...

“Despicable Me” actress Elsie Fisher speaks at Town Hall movie showing

“Despicable Me” was shown on a giant screen at Town Hall on Friday, Sept. 23 to about 100 residents. Prior to the showing, Town Hall Director GeGe Beagle interviewed actress and Idyllwild native Elsie Fisher, who was the voice of the youngest sister, Little Agnes, in “Despicable Me.”

Blast from the past at Town Hall dance

“Let’s Rock & Roll” Dance was held Saturday and featured tunes from the 1950s and 60s ...

New photography exhibit at Honey Bunn’s & Joe Bakery

Photographer Erin O’Neill, left, speaks with Georgine Brause at Honey Bunns & Joe Bakery. Photo by Cid Castillo

Casey comes home

A hometown block party, sponsored by Café Aroma, will welcome home Idyllwild’s American Idol finalist, Casey Abrams

Dr. Seuss Coming to Idyllwild

At 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at Community Presbyterian Church, children’s author Dr. Seuss will be portrayed in a heart-warming and humorous way by...

Idyllwild celebrates autumnal equinox

The sounds of drums beating began the celebration of the autumnal equinox for more than 70 men, women and children at Idyllwild’s Spirit Mountain Retreat on Sunday ...

Home tour showcases beauty of Idyllwild’s architecture

Residents acted as docents at homes whose owners opened their doors to visitors during the Idyllwild Area Historical Society 11th Annual Home Tour.

Artspresso features paintings by John Cook

Idyllwild’s popular Artspresso Gallery showcased a striking selection of oil paintings by local artist John Cook on Saturday, Sept. 10. Attending the evening reception, from left, are Pine Cove resident Harris Demetre, accompanied by Gloria Stypinski from Beverly Hills, Cook and three visitors from Los Angeles: Katja Engstrom,Vivian Woolfson and Fabiana Passos.