1st Thursday Performances

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Special Performances

Mission Canyon
Corner of State & Anapamu Street, 5:00-8:00 pm

Mission Canyon brings to life songs and good memories with acoustic instruments and vocally rich arrangements. From Americana to Motown, songs widely known and loved, they specialize in instrumental solos, and harmony. Check them out!

Salt Martians Bluegrass Band
Marshalls Patio, 900 State Street, 5:00 - 8:00 pm

The Salt Martians are a four-piece all-acoustic bluegrass band based in Santa Barbara. Established in 2005, the Martians have performed at scores of venues from the Santa Barbara Mission to the Parkfield Bluegrass Festival, Their enjoyment of playing music together -- from Bill Monroe to the Byrds -- is otherworldly!

The Art Crawl
735 Anacapa Street

The Santa Barbara Arts Collaborative, in partnership with Downtown Santa Barbara, will lead a curated Art Crawl through 1st Thursday festivities with a new guest curator each month. The Art Crawl starts at 5:30 in de la Guerra Plaza on the back steps of City Hall (735 Anacapa Street, then head around to the back).


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