Posts Tagged ‘downtown santa barbara’

  • Let the Fiesta begin at 1st Thursday in August!

    Aug 3, 11 • To Do, Web Exclusives

    First Thursday is this Thursday. Visit downtown Santa Barbara for an evening filled with FREE art, culture, music and fun! The August 4th eventwill include more than 30 cultural art venues eager to show off exciting new exhibits, welcoming artist...

  • Artistic Pumpflix

    Aug 3, 11 • Explore SB, To Do

    If you’ve stopped by a Pumpflix gas station to fill up your tank since July 17, you may have already noticed their unique addition. Every four minutes a UCSB affiliated artist’s video flashes on their pump top screens, in-between the usual ads, news,...

  • Sullivan Goss’ New Exhibit: LA’s RISEN

    Aug 1, 11 • Galleries, To Do

    As part of August’s First Thursday Art Walk, stop by Sullivan Goss – An American Gallery for their new exhibit’s opening reception. The exhibit, entitled LA’s RISEN after Lyn Kienholz’s new book LA RISING, focuses on Los Angeles Art from 1940 to...

  • 1st Thursday Fun in Santa Barbara

    Jul 6, 11 • Datebook, Explore SB, To Do, Web Exclusives

    There are so many wonderful things to do and see during Santa Barbara’s monthly 1st Thursday celebrations. For a complete look at the schedule for tomorrow night click here. One of the places we’ll be sure to check out is Jodi House. A nonprofit...

  • Gotta Sing, Gotta Dance, Gotta Love the Free Movie Series “The Great American Musical on Film”

    Jul 5, 11 • Explore SB, To Do, Web Exclusives

    Beginning tomorrow night (July 6) and running through August 24, UCSB Arts & Lectures, Santa Barbara County’s Park Foundation, Santa Barbara County Arts Commission, and Santa Barbara Film Commission will present free movie screenings of favorite...

  • Macky World Comes to Art is Vital at The Elizabeth Gordon Gallery

    Jun 30, 11 • Explore SB, Galleries, To Do, Web Exclusives

    School may be out for the summer, but the creative ladies of Art is Vital at The Elizabeth Gordon Gallery have a really fun exhibit going on. Puppets from Macky World, the brainchild of local artist/musician Matthew McAvene, are on view through July 13 and...

  • The Fabulous Fantasticks

    Jun 15, 11 • To Do, Web Exclusives

    Did the Tony Awards wet your appetite for musical theater? We hear fantastic things about The Fantastiks, continuing this weekend at Ensemble Theatre. Here are a few snippets from the show. Thursday night is a special Talk Back performance to ask questions...

  • Weekly Wine Tasting at The Perch, Canary Hotel

    May 18, 11 • Explore SB, Wineries

    Back by popular demand, The Perch at Canary Hotel offers weekly wine tasting. Starting Monday, May 23 and continuing through September, enjoy local wines and artisan cheeses while learning about the industry. And let’s not forget the best part, taking in...

  • “La Dolce Vita”- an Opera Santa Barbara fundraiser

    May 11, 11 • To Do

    Take a quick trip back to 1960’s Italy with Opera Santa Barbara’s “La Dolce Vita” fundraiser, where local architect Britt Jewett, owner of Studio 7 Architecture and Allied Arts, will transform the Granada Theater’s stage into Rome. By using the...

  • Santa Barbara Harbor Nautical Swap Meet

    May 11, 11 • Datebook

    Come out for a day of adventurous fun at the fifth annual Santa Barbara Harbor Nautical Swap Meet on Saturday, May 14th from 8 a.m. to noon. The City of Santa Barbara Waterfront Department along with the Santa Barbara Harbor Merchants Associations have come...