La Quinta, CA (October 12, 2007) – La Quinta Arts Foundation will launch its highly anticipated
25th Anniversary Season with Art Under the Umbrellas at Old Town La Quinta on Saturday,
October 21, 2006 from 10am to Dusk. Admission is free. Ample complimentary parking is
A diverse mix of 41 artists from throughout the Southwestern states will exhibit and sell their
distinctive artwork and fine crafts on the closed off streets of Old Town La Quinta, the Early
California montage of restaurants, and specialty boutiques in the historic Village area of La
Quinta. Live entertainment will be provided by Sedona, with wine tasting hosted by Old Town
Cellar and served by members of La Quinta Rotary.
As a side note, Senator Barbra Boxer is scheduled to make a personal appearance at 3pm at the
new Peppertree Bookstore in Old Town promoting the release of her book, “A Time To Run: A
Old Town La Quinta is located off Calle Tampico between Desert Club and Avenida Bermudas.
Subsequent Art Under the Umbrella shows are slated for November 18, 2006, January 20, 2007,
February 10, 2007 and April 14, 2007 (held in conjunction with Taste of La Quinta). For more
information, visit www.LQAF.com or call (760) 564-1244.