Visit Downtown Santa Barbara this Thursday, November 3 for an evening filled with free art, culture, music and fun! The 1st Thursday event will include more than 30 cultural art venues for you to enjoy. Be sure to stop by Ultimate Bagels to help celebrate health conscious baking as a global project. Stop by Encanto where local non-profit Africa Schools of Kenya displays their hand-beaded jewelry and 100% of the proceeds will go to Africa to help enrich the lives of Maasai students. Refresh at the Carina Cellars wine tasting to help benefit the Breast Cancer Resource Center. With many other exhibits and indoor artworks, be sure to save some time to check out the live performances outdoors. At 900 State Street, in the Marshall’s patio you can enjoy the sounds of local band, Kalinka whose acoustic sound is joyous and sweet. Finish your night with a touch of sparkle from Temp Air Tattoos in Paseo Nuevo where you can choose from hundreds of glittery art designs for free! All of these attractions and many more are free during 1st Thursday on November 3.
For more information and a complete listing of the specific programming at each gallery as well as performances, go to www.santabarbaradowntown.com.