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.

Hawkins & Jazz: Together in town

This weekend, Saturday, Aug. 27 and Sunday, Aug. 28, is the first ever Town Jazz concert

Marine Corps band closes summer concert series

Marine Gunnery Sergeant Joel Daniel, Thursday night’s emcee for the summer concert, brought the crowd to its feet during a rousing performance of an original piece traditional bagpipes.

Young musicians shine at chamber music recital at Idyllwild Arts

Three students perform during Idyllwild Arts’ Student Chamber Music Recital at Stephens Recital Hall on Friday, Aug. 19.

Little Phat Band with big band sounds

Gordon Goodwin and the Little Phat Band take the Holmes Amphitheatre stage Sunday afternoon, Aug. 28

Big Bad Vooddoo Daddy returns to Idyllwild

BBVD returns to Jazz in the Pines ...

Silver Pines Lodge hosts ARF benefit

A silent auction was not so quiet as residents review the many items offered during Animal Rescue Friends (ARF) benefit auction held at Silver Pines Lodge on Sunday, Aug. 14.

Idyllwild Nature Center all aflutter

At the culmination of the Idyllwild Nature Center’s “Butterfly Daze,” hundreds of Monarch butterflies are set free into the forest. Residents and visitors are first allowed to view the butterflies up close inside tents.

Festival choir performs at Idyllwild Arts

The Idyllwild Arts Festival Choir performed Robert Schumann’s “Zigeunerleben, op. 29, no.3” at the Idyllwild Arts Theatre on Saturday, Aug. 13.
Elvis Presley

Kid Galahad showing in Idyllwild 50 years later

Locals will gather Aug. 20 for a potluck social and an outdoor screening of Elvis Presley’s boxing ring romantic musical ...

Dahleen leads Big Band

Ken Dahleen and his Big Band Staff perform at last Thursday’s Idyllwild Summer Concert Series.