Arts

Contributing artist Dylan Sandstrom and wife Courtney showed the artwork they won in the raffle. Photo by Becky Bonner.

Small is the new big at art exhibit’s closing reception

SBC Arts Council party celebrates local creators.

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Photos by Malia Chang.

Dance concert steps into San Benito High School auditorium

Shows feature works performed by classes and clubs.

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Holidays in Hollister is located at 5280 Fairview Road. Photo by Becky Bonner.

B&R Farms hosts Holidays in Hollister shopping event

Lots of unique, locally made products gathered in one spot Dec. 8 and 15.

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Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

Santa Claus is coming to the San Benito County Free Library

Community members invited to participate in 12th annual Holiday Program.

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Photo courtesy of Pixabay.

28th Annual Lights On Celebration Results

HDA announces winners of holiday event, which had a total of 79 entries.

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Heidi Jumper explained how boxes have been placed under pieces of art so event participants can place raffle tickets in the boxes of pieces they hope to win. Photo by Becky Bonner.

Arts Council hosts small-scale artwork exhibit and raffle

Closing party Nov. 30 for show representing more than 30 artists in various media.

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Mr. O's Jazz Band in 2017. Photo provided.

Christmas performing arts celebration

Free event offers a mix of musical styles with a holiday theme.

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Photo provided by San Benito County Arts Council.

San Benito County Arts Council joins Giving Tuesday to raise funds for Arts in Education program

Working to bring the arts to local students, including low-income youth, students with special needs, incarcerated youth at Juvenile Hall and students at Title 1 schools.

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Attendees showed support of honorees by waving their napkins in the air. Photo courtesy of Marisa Duran photograpy.

Local individuals and groups honored on National Philanthropy Day

Recognized for their efforts to make San Benito County a better place.

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Local veteran Armando Salcedo (center) during his interview at SBHS last Spring. Photo courtesy of Veteran Voices Project.

A local veteran's experiences beyond the battlefield

A single photo inspired Armando Salcedo to become a paratrooper, and the loss of a friend over 50 yrs. ago had a profound effect on him

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Camaxtli Torres (second from left) performed with his family and an Aztec dance group at Saturday's event. Photo by Becky Bonner.

Dia de los Muertos draws a crowd

Student works and performances featured at annual San Benito High School celebration.

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The crowd at the October Homecoming rally at SBHS. Photos by Malia Chang.

Homecoming week kicks off with an entertaining rally

San Benito High School hosts performances, cheers, games and a dance.

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Photo provided by San Benito County Arts Council.

Arts Council seeks submissions for emblem design

Artists and designers encouraged to apply to new public art opportunity at McCarthy Park.

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Mandy Williams, who goes by Rosie at the event, stated, "I love this faire. There is something about the people." Photo by Becky Bonner.

The faces of the Renaissance Faire

Costumed participants talk about their passion for the event.

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Jonathan Arciniega (left as Evan Goldman) and cast in the opening number, “13/Becoming a Man.” Photo provided.

San Benito Stage Company leaves Granada Theatre with “13 the Musical"

Opens Friday, Oct. 26 with performances through Saturday, Nov. 10.

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Artwork by Aromas Hills Artisan Cindy Couling. Provided by Arts Council.

San Benito County Arts Council announces a new exhibition

Community invited to an opening reception of Explorations: Creative Work by the Aromas Hills Artisans at the ARTspace Annex.

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Co-owner of The Literary Center Betty Lou Leaver (right) speaks to Anne LaForge (left) in the center's coffee corner. Photos courtesy of Betty Lou Leaver.

New one-stop shop for aspiring and published authors opens Saturday in San Juan

The Literary Center will offer book readings, consignment sales and publishing services to local writers.

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Photo provided by JMM Dance Co.

New All Abilities Dance Program for the Community

First session starts October 4 and runs for 10 weeks.

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Local nonprofits gather to listen and learn about projects in the county at United Way event at Garden Shoppe in Hollister.

San Benito's United Way nonprofit support goes far and wide

Community Investment Grants were announced in the evening glow of GardenShoppe's outdoor patio in Hollister.

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