Huntington Beach Art Center


*Where Art Meets Community
Street538 Main Street
CityHuntington Beach
US StateCalifornia
Zip/Postal Code92648
CountryUnited States

Opening hours

The Huntington Beach Art Center is open Tuesday, Wednesday, and Friday from 12-6pm, Thursday from 12-8pm, and Saturday 12-5pm.

Please call (714) 374-1650 for more information.

Admission Price

Admission is always free for HBAC exhibitions and public events.

The Huntington Beach Art Center (HBAC) is a community arts and cultural center serving Huntington Beach and the Southern California region. The Art Center opened its doors to the public in 1995 and presents the works of artists producing in all media. Through exhibitions, performances, film/video screenings, lectures, and educational programming, HBAC serves to advance public awareness and understanding of cultural, historic, and contemporary perspectives.

HBAC creates opportunities for local, regional, and national artists and the community to exhibit original artwork in public exhibitions. HBAC is a public/private partnership with the City of Huntington Beach and the Huntington Beach Art Center Foundation, a non-profit private corporation. The Art Center is operated through the City of Huntington Beach Community Services Department, Cultural Services Division.

The Huntington Beach Art Center makes regular calls for artists. Current updates are regularly posted online. Visit for more information, to download exhibition prospectuses with complete guidelines, and submit entries for exhibition.