July 26, 2002
Also, local businesses have been purchasing "squares,"of the spacious sidewalk that will be chalked by these artists and locals, children especially. The funds generated by this event will go to enhance school art education programs. Food of many cultures will be provided by local restaurants and there will be two stages for musical performance, one for professionals, and the other for people from the community. The setting, a broad expanse of walkway overlooking the Pacific Ocean to the west, is ideal for this event. See tips on transport in the Overview for information re: shuttle to this event,and check the artsplash.org web site noted in the Overview in September as it lacks details now.A special "Meet & Mingle" at 7p.m. Friday,Sept. 27 at the G.I.A. on its Ocean Terrace will include Artsplash artists and the Mayor of Carlsbad will present a proclamation to the legendary Ravi Shankar who is leaving his home in the area to return to India.Cost is $25.00 per person for an ocean-view hors d'oeuvres and no host bar evening with music and artists. Reservations by Sept. 20 at 760-3055(Robin Green).
From journal "Celebrate Carlsbad”-A California City’s 50th