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Santa Ana Artist village

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Artsy Places

First Saturday of every month is Art Walk and all doors are open, artists exhibit their work... read more

Reviewed April 26, 2016
Orange County, California
Something Different

Bohemian in nature. Someplace to go that is low key and very different. Reminiscent of the late... read more

Reviewed December 15, 2015
Cherylan H
Orange County, CA
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200 N Spurgeon St, Santa Ana, CA 92701-4808
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This walkable downtown village has become trendy with hip restaurants and cool unique boutiques. There's lots of art shops and art galleries and a big art gallery at the Cal State Art Center. Lots of the local boutiques specialize in California style art with bright...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 3, 2018

Check out the trendy restaurants and take extra time to visit the Cal State Fullerton Grand Central Art Center. They have free programs and admission on First Saturdays.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Cathi D
Reviewed March 5, 2017

We ere going for dinner at Lola Gaspar's on 2nd st Santa Ana and were pleasantly surprised that there was an event. There were local artists displaying and selling their works, glee clubs performing on one end and a DJ on the other. Felt like...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed July 4, 2016

We were excited to finally go to the Saturday evening affair. Great street band, the artist village was mostly like a small greet fair with mostly uninteresting items that can be found anywhere, Free parking...that was the highlight!

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank bitler
Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

Was curious so friend and I attended a night walk event. It was fine but after all the hype from the City it was a let down. They have added some nice restaurants though.

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed April 26, 2016

First Saturday of every month is Art Walk and all doors are open, artists exhibit their work outside, food is everywhere. A nice time for artisans to come and experience the place.

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank frances2day
Reviewed December 15, 2015

Bohemian in nature. Someplace to go that is low key and very different. Reminiscent of the late 60s, I love that nothing matches inside the Gypsy Den. The food is homecooked. Service is very slow, so just go there expecting to spend a good amount...More

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank Cherylan H
Reviewed November 29, 2015 via mobile

Great blend of new shops and vintage stores right in downtown Santa Ana. Lots of yummy restaurants as well. Not all seemed young kid 👦 or stroller friendly, but enough. Great local cooffe shop. Again if wanting to walk 🚶 a small quaint village, this...More

Date of experience: November 2015
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Reviewed July 15, 2015

and include it with the Santa Ana ART Walk program and enjoy dinner at the local vendors. During summer it may be packed, but plenty of parking structures close by. Recommended during Art Walk only on 1st Saturday. MeuterMedia

Date of experience: June 2015
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Reviewed February 2, 2015

Our trip on a Monday afternoon was a waste of time. None of the galleries were open and there was no art to view from the street. We were told that the best time to be there was the first Saturday of the month. We...More

Date of experience: February 2015
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leason p
June 3, 2016|
Response from Cherylan H | Reviewed this property |
I Only know one Street, Broadway up by First or Third. I use The Gypsy Den Restaurant as my landmark. The Gypsy Den Staff can answer any questions & may have a calendar online. Downtown Santa Ana is currently having a huge... More