1st Thursdays

1st Thursday is an evening of art and culture in downtown Santa Barbara. On the first Thursday of each month, participating galleries and art-related venues offer free access to visual and performing art in a fun and social environment from 5-8pm. 1st Thursday venues feature attractions such as art openings, live music, artists' receptions, lectures, wine tastings and hands-on activities.

Join us for 1st Thursdays at
Channing Peake Gallery and City Hall Gallery!


First Thursday Dates for 2019:

February 7; March 7; April 4; May 2; June 6; July 4; August 1; September 5; October 3; November 7; December 5

For more information, please contact: 805-962-2098

Learn more about exciting First Thursday opportunities. 


Missed 1st Thursday? Try 3rd Friday in the Funk Zone!