Things get spicy at Festival
The Festival of Arts is spicing things up.
The heat is on Sunday, as guests will enjoy a caliente cooking demonstration and flamenco dance performance.
From 1 to 2 p.m., chef Joffrey Lopez continues the "Art of Cooking" series, which features salsa and guacamole recipes. Lopez will show how to choose the perfect vegetables for the dips. Spectators will learn how to prepare the dishes, and they'll get to taste the results.
Flamenco dancer Claudia de la Cruz will take the festival stage from 3 to 4 p.m. as part of the series "Art In Motion: From Hip Hop to Tango."
Later, the "Beatles Classic" series continues with Jason Feddy and Friends playing favorite Beatles tunes from 6 to 8 p.m.
The Festival of Arts is at 650 Laguna Canyon Road. For more information, visit http://www.lagunafestivalofarts.com.
Collaborative art project begins Aug. 4
A launch party for the "Many Hands Mandala Project" will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 4 at Pure Light Candle Studios, 540 S. Coast Hwy., Suite 202.