Arts Around August in Downtown Walnut Creek

Downtown Walnut Creek will celebrate the performing, visual, cultural and culinary arts all month long during “Arts Around August.”

WALNUT CREEK — The time and place to be surrounded by the arts is August in Walnut Creek! When you check out this exciting list of events taking place downtown, you’re bound to find something that sparks your imagination. From concerts at Broadway Plaza to theater at the Lesher Center, there’s something for everyone this summer!

Arts Around August in Downtown Walnut Creek

First Wednesday Street Faire
Wednesday, August 3, 2022
5:30 — 9pm
Featuring live music, dancing, food, wine and beer, Kids Fun Zone, games and more on Cypress Street.

Summer Concert Series
Thursdays, August 4 — 25
7 — 8:30pm
Broadway Plaza is home to the Summer Concert Series featuring Petty Theft, The Sun Kings, Evolution and The Best Intentions.

Family Mural Walking Tour
Saturday, August 13
10 — 11am
Discover Walnut Creek’s many murals in this easy walk for all ages followed by an art project for kids at Rudney Plaza.

Moveable Feast
Wednesdays, August 3 — 31
6 — 9pm
Immerse yourself in an upscale, progressive food and beverage tour featuring three of Walnut Creek’s finest restaurants.

Music Day at the Lesher Center
Sunday, August 7, 2022
11am — 2pm
Let live music on the Rudney Plaza, free entry to the Bedford Gallery and activities for all ages set the tone for a family-friendly afternoon.

Family Day at the Lesher Center
Sunday, August 21
11am — 2pm
Enjoy chalk art, free entry to the Bedford Gallery and indoor performances of The Wizard of Oz by Fantasy Forum Actors Ensemble.

For more information and events, visit WalnutCreekDowntown.com.