Thursday is an evening of art and culture in downtown Santa Barbara.
On the first Thursday of each month, participating galleries and
other art-related venues offer free access to art in a fun and
social environment from 5-8 p.m. 1st Thursday venues also provide
additional attractions, such as art openings, live music, artists'
receptions, lectures, wine tastings, and hands-on activities.
In addition to gallery receptions, State Street comes alive on
1st Thursday with performances and interactive exhibits.
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