Entertainment & Attractions

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.

The 8th Annual Splatter festival was held Saturday, September 14, 2019. Thank you to all who attended! 

Check back in Summer 2020 for information on next year's end-of-summer festival!


12:30-2:00 p.m.

Off the Record
Undeniably danceable rock, pop, country, alternative, and R&B hits

2:30-4:00 p.m.


High energy dance party band

4:30-6:00 p.m.

Tortilla Soup

Smooth, soulful, danceable sounds  


7:00-8:30 p.m.

Earth to Mars

California's premier Bruno Mars tribute!



12:00-1:30 p.m.

Guitar Center Music School

2:00-2:45 p.m.

McGrath School of Irish Dance

Irish dancing

3:00-3:45 p.m.

Melody Minstrels Vintage Rock & Roll

Dublin Senior Center group performance

5:55-6:05 p.m.

Empower Martial Arts

Dublin martial arts academy
6:15-6:45 p.m.

All 4 Dance Academy
Local dance studio


Aerial Dance

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.

Community Mural

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.

Catch Bubblesmith Sterling Johnson’s glorious handcrafted bubbles, and cavort amid iridescent art of your own.


chen Abstract

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.”

Express yourself with our larger-than-life “magnetic” poetry set.


12:00-8:30 p.m.
Carnival rides and games for all ages. You'll find something for everyone to enjoy!

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