Best way to start the month
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 the
We also host 1st Thursday events periodically in the Santa Barbara City Hall Gallery.
Both galleries feature a rotating series of exhibitions by local artists and cultural practitioners.
For more information, please contact: 805-962-2098
Missed 1st Thursday? Try 1st Friday in the Funk Zone!