While Indio, California may be known for the arts due to big festivals like Coachella it is also host to other great events. The Southwest Arts Festival is an international destination bringing in some of the best artists in the industry working with pottery, glass, and painting. This exciting event is hosted by the Empire Polo Club that is known for its natural beauty that features sweeping mountain ranges and natural landscaping. If you have never experienced the Southwest Arts Festival there has never been a more perfect time to join in the fun.
Hundreds of Artists at the Southwest Arts Festival
The Southwest Arts Festival continues to bring thousands of art enthusiasts from around the country to the check out the incredible works of art. The 2018 festival featured 252 artists from around the world and was recognized as one of Travel Magazine’s Top 100 Events of the year. The Southwest Arts Festival Palm Springs features traditional, contemporary, and abstract fine art in addition to a plethora of crafts. Artists continue to name the Southwest Arts Festival as one of the best festivals to attend each year.
Variety of Art Work
Enjoy incredible art work from hundreds of artists that includes clay, drawing, jewelry, glass work, metal works, photography, sculptures, textiles, and painting. Not only will the art work at the Southwest Arts Festival Palm Springs be viewable but you can even purchase these works of art directly from the artists themselves. The spacious Empire Polo Grounds allows you to explore artist stations with comfort and ease allowing you to breath. The Southwest Arts Festival continues to support local non-profit organizations found around Coachella Valley.
Southwest Arts Festival 2019
Next year’s Southwest Arts Festival is right around the corner! The 2019 event is scheduled to take place on the weekend of January 24-27, 2019 at the Empire Polo Club. You can purchase your tickets online at www.discoverindio.com/southwest-arts-festival. Tickets are $15 per person and are good for all four days of the festival with grounds open from 10:00am to 5:00pm every day.
An Artsy Palm Springs Getaway
You are in for an exciting weekend at the Southwest Arts Festival this coming January. The perfect trip is made even better by booking one of our luxury vacation rentals available from Palm Springs Getaway. You will be just a short drive away from Indio in one of our privately-owned vacation rentals. Come see some of the best artwork in the country at the Southwest Arts Festival.