Dublin's Splatter Festival features a full day of family-friendly entertainment on three stages. Look for a loud, lively party on the Main Stage, community performers in the Amphitheater, and food demonstrations on the Culinary Stage. Enjoy demonstrations and participate in free art activities throughout the festival. Splatter also includes carnival rides as ticketed activities.
Watch artists from Aerial Arts Santa Cruz perform cirque-style acrobatics on ribbons, rings, and poles.
Chalk Walk Art Contest
Compete in our mini-chalk festival to win a prize for your sidewalk drawing.
Create a square for our 2019 Community Mural. Create a colorful
design onto a square using paint. Dublin Art Collective volunteers will piece your square together with all the rest to create a beautiful mural to hang in the Dublin Civic Center after the event.Bubblesmith Catch Bubblesmith Sterling Johnson’s glorious handcrafted bubbles, and cavort amid iridescent art of your own.
Stamp and splatter to make a frame-worthy abstract using everything in the kitchen sink – potato mashers, spatulas, cookie cutters, and more.
Kindness Rocks Join the latest creative craze, and brighten a stranger’s day by painting rocks with inspiring images and messages, which you can hide for others to find in the park.
Petting Zoo & Pony Rides
Miniature horses, donkeys, goats, sheep, rabbits, and Silkie chickens
Valley Children's Museum
Hands-on STEAM-based creative play for children up to 10 years old.
Yarn Ciao Fun Get in on our giant group sculpture project created with oodles of colorful string “noodles.”
Word Express yourself with our larger-than-life “magnetic” poetry set.
CARNIVAL RIDES AND GAMES
12:00-8:30 p.m. Carnival rides and games for all ages. You'll find something for everyone to enjoy!