Dancing With Our Stars At The Center


Saturday, April 1st, Dancing With Our Stars is the annual fundraising event for the California Center For The Arts, Escondido. This fun event follows the format of the popular reality show of similar name with an important distinction—our “Stars” are prominent San Diego County community and business leaders! Our contestants have begun training with local dance studio teachers and can’t wait to perform in our Concert Hall on April 1st.

Meet our Dancing with Our Stars contestants!

Click Here to support your favorite dancer!

The event also includes a silent auction, opportunity drawing, voting for a “People’s Choice” winner, and a post-show party with a DJ and dancing under the stars!

Please join us for this fun-filled evening, which supports our arts education and outreach programs! Buy a ticket today to help build our community through the arts:

  • Early-bird VIP Tickets: $175, includes premium seating and entrance to our VIP Dinner (begins at 5:30pm and includes early entrance to the silent auction). Prices will increase after March 15!
  • Regular seating: $27-$55, includes entrance to the competition and an after party in the Lyric Court where you can meet and mingle with our Stars! Be here to find out who wins the People’s Choice award! (Cash bar will be open.)

Sivart Entertainment brings us Dallas McLaughlin as our Emcee, Emmy nominated writer of the Aquabats! Super Show! and host of KPBS’s Film Indiego.

Program includes: ballroom and freestyle dances, live auction, and an awards ceremony.

Dress: Cocktail Attire Suggested

The Ticket Office can be reached at (800) 988-4253.
Tickets can also be purchased online at artcenter.org.

California Center for the Arts, Escondido Ticket Office Hours:
Tuesday–Saturday: 12:00pm–6:00pm
Sunday: 12:00–5:00 PM
(800) 988-4253

About The California Center for the Arts, Escondido:
With a mission of bringing people together to discover, create and celebrate both the visual and performing arts, The Center is the cultural center of North San Diego County. The Center’s unique campus includes a 1,523-seat concert hall, a 404-seat theater, a contemporary art museum, art and dance studios, and a full-service conference center with meeting and banquet facilities. The Center also runs an extensive education program and produces free community events, such as the Jazz Jam Sessions, Holiday Tree Lighting, Día de los Muertos, Independence Day, and First Wednesdays performances.

The Center is located at 340 N. Escondido Blvd. in Escondido. The Ticket Office can be reached at (800) 988-4253. Tickets can also be purchased online. To learn more, including performance dates, times and ticket information, visit artcenter.org.