Who We Are

The Carlsbad Friends of the Arts (CFA) is a nonprofit group dedicated to making the arts an integral part of our community experience.


Founded in 1987, CFA remains committed to our original mission: to promote and support the programs and activities of the City of Carlsbad Cultural Arts Office.

Be a Part of Art!


How You Can Help

Join Us              

Individual memberships start at just $35 per year. Complete your membership online to begin to enjoy our members-only discounts and benefits.


Choose from many fun and engaging volunteer activities, so you can contribute your time and talent.


What We Do

The Carlsbad Friends of the Arts provides major support to the following programs: 

TGIF Concerts in the Park 

Three Part Art                     

Pop-Up Art                          

Opening Receptions             

Upcoming Events

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