Located on the historic campus of the Santa Barbara Junior High

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Grasshopper for Grandpa

Sunday March 1, 3pm The Archive Room presents this film about the story of Jimmy’s Oriental Gardens – a celebrated, neighborhood bar and restaurant that is the last visible remnant of Santa Barbara’s Chinatown.  Stay for a Q&A after the screening with filmmaker Casey McGarry, bartender Willy Gilbert, and current owner Bob Lovejoy. For more […]


MAKU SoundSystem

Sunday February 22, 7pm The Luke Theatre and UCSB Arts & Lectures present the fourth concert in this season of Viva el Arte. Blending the Afro-Colombian rhythms of their homeland with the amplified kicks of synths, bass guitar, clarinet and trombone, M.A.K.U. SoundSystem combines traditional Colombian folklore with elements of hip-hop, funk, rock and jazz, […]


Variety United

Saturday February 21 at 7:00pm EBF Productions presents this benefit for the Santa Barbara Humane Society.   Help find permanent & loving furever homes for homeless animals while enjoying a variety of family friendly entertainment!  Lobby opens at 6pm with vendors & artists.  There’s something for everyone! For more info please visit ebfproductions.org or call […]