DTSB Art Beat A group of like-minded individuals came together in 2003 with a common idea — to showcase the work of local visual, performing, and culinary artists in the heart of South Bend. Art Beat was born and has over the past several years become a downtown South Bend signature art and cultural event drawing over 10,000 visitors annually. Where is DTSB Art Beat occurring? Art Beat occurs in downtown South Bend. What is included in DTSB Art Beat and how do I participate? There are many artists, musicians, performers, and kids activities.To apply to be an artist at the event, click here. Potential artists will be required to submit an application and sample of their work. Artwork will then be reviewed by the Art Beat committee, and artists will be notified of their acceptance to the event. When is DTSB Art Beat occurring? Art Beat 2018 will be occurring on Saturday, August 18 from 11:00 am – 7:00 pm in downtown South Bend. How do I get more information on DTSB Art Beat? Visit the website for more information or call Downtown South Bend at 574-282-1110.