CITY OF THOUSAND OAKS & TOARTS presents

Pop Up Arts & Music Festival 2022

  • Jun. 03 - Jun. 25, 2022
  • Performance Times Below
  • FREE
As the name suggests, the festival will feature “pop-up” public performances and activities at a variety of locations throughout Thousand Oaks. The primary goal of the festival is to provide residents and visitors with an opportunity to actively participate in and enjoy the arts in unexpected and distinctive locations throughout the community. 

The Festival will feature eight free events every Friday and Saturday in the month of June.  In partnership with local arts organizations, the festival will include local and regional artistic talent, in addition to nationally recognized performing artists.

All events are FREE and open to the public!

June 3, 7:00pm
El Parque de la Paz
New West Symphony: Opera Lite
Join us for an evening of famous arias with internationally renowned baritone Valdis Jansons and LA Opera soprano Alaysha Fox accompanied by the members of the New West Symphony.
 
June 4, 7:00pm
Stagecoach Museum Lawn
Brynn Albanese
The Furious Seasons
Brynn Albanese is a multi-genre violinist from the Central Coast.  With a mix of European Gypsy, Latin jazz, Tangos, Classical with a twist, Opera covers and, of course, Celtic…she has created a lively and engaging show.
 
The Furious Seasons are an acoustic trio that chronicles the life of 21st century Los Angeles. Acclaimed songwriter, singer, and guitarist David Steinhart fashions songs that live on the hopeful side of melancholy.
 
June 10, 7:00pm
California Museum of Art Thousand Oaks
Mark de Clive-Lowe: Motherland
Internationally-acclaimed jazz-futurist, pianist and composer Mark de Clive-Lowe performs his work Motherland - an exploration of ancestry, heritage and culture inspired by his Japanese lineage, fusing his love of jazz and electronics with a tapestry of story and imagery.

June 11, 7:00pm
Northwood Park
Leftover Cuties
Los Angeles noir-pop quartet the Leftover Cuties have a sound that is both retro and refreshing. They craft songs imbued with jazzy sophistication and a palm trees-swaying West Coast breeziness. Ukuleles, accordion, jaunty horns, and the round resonant sounds of upright bass combine with chanteuse Shirli McAllen’s commanding yet silky sultry intones.
 
June 17, 7:00pm
Suburbia Park
California Dreamin’ with 5-Star Theatricals
Kick off the summer with songs from classic California artists like The Beach Boys, The Eagles, Joni Mitchell, and the Mamas and Papas as well as musicals and movies featuring California like Rock of Ages, Lala Land and many more!
 
June 18, 7:00pm
Kimber Park
Movie Night Featuring Brave
Alehouse Fire
Alehouse Fire’s Celtic music takes you back to the pubs of Ireland, where everyone is your friend and you’re singing along to songs you don’t even know.  The evening will feature a wide range of traditional and modern Celtic tunes.
Screening of the Disney movie Brave begins at 8:00pm.
 
June 24, 7pm
Thousand Oaks Community Park
Mostly Kosher
Mostly Kosher, the acclaimed klezmer gypsy-rock band, radically reconstructs Judaic and American cultural music through ravenous klezmer beats and arresting Yiddish refrains. Their concerts explode with a mix of jazz, Latin, rock, and folk.
 
June 25, 7pm
Triunfo Park
Mariachi Garibaldi de Jaime Cuellar & Ballet Folklorico de Los Angeles
“Mexico Lindo" is a glorious musical journey where skilled musicians and virtuoso dancers express the joy of Mexico’s rich musical traditions. A journey of sounds, colors, and dances from some of the most wonderful regions o f the area.

PERFORMANCE DATES AND TIMES:

  • Jun. 03, 2022 at 7:00 PM
  • Jun. 04, 2022 at 7:00 PM
  • Jun. 10, 2022 at 7:00 PM
  • Jun. 11, 2022 at 7:00 PM
  • Jun. 17, 2022 at 7:00 PM
  • Jun. 18, 2022 at 7:00 PM
  • Jun. 24, 2022 at 7:00 PM
  • Jun. 25, 2022 at 7:00 PM

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