Arts Around August

A month-long celebration in Downtown Walnut Creek of the performing, visual, cultural and culinary arts.

Celebrate the Arts

Arts Around August, in its 3rd year, is a month-long celebration of the performing, visual and culinary arts in downtown Walnut Creek. Events and activities are planned throughout the month of August, including experiences for both families and adults like Summer Concerts at Broadway Plaza, First Wednesday Street Fest, Downtown Stages, Moveable Feasts, Family Day at the Lesher Center, Pop-up Opera performances and many more activities!

Program Partners

The Ballet School Performing Arts
Bedford Gallery
Broadway Plaza
California Symphony
Diablo Magazine
Diablo Regional Arts Association (DRAA)
Festival Opera
Lesher Center for the Arts
Mountain Shadow Film Society
Valley Art Gallery
Walnut Creek Downtown

Interested in becoming a program partner for Arts Around August? Please contact for more information.

Events & Programs


A special thank you to the sponsors who made Adventure Trail possible: