Those Fabulous Fifties

Free Summer Film Series

Santa Barbara Courthouse Sunken Garden, July 5 - August 23, 2018


Join University of California Santa Barbara Arts & Lectures in July and August for 2019's FREE summer film series featuring eight movies from the 50's. Outdoor screenings take place under the stars on Friday evenings at 8:30 p.m. at the Santa Barbara County Courthouse Sunken Garden. Bring blankets, low-back beach chairs (not to exceed 34 inches in height), a picnic dinner and your friends. FREE admission.
Film-goers may begin setting up on the lawn at 12 noon on the day of the Courthouse screenings. (The films also screen indoors on Wednesday evenings at 7:30 p.m. at UCSB Campbell Hall.) 


Downtown Santa Barbara will provide Live Music every Friday before the films. See below for schedule!



Many local restaurants will be featuring "Dinner & A Movie" offers just for you! See below for a list of participating restaurants and deals.

"Those Faboulous Fifties"

Film Lineup:

Fri., July 5                      Roman Holiday (118 min. William Wyler, 1953) 

Fri., July 12                   North By Northwest (136 min. Alfred Hitchcock, 1959)

Fri., July 19                   Rebel Without A Cause (111 min. Nicholas Ray, 1955)

Fri., July 26                   Some Like It Hot (120 min. Billy Wilder, 1959)     

Fri., August 9               On The Waterfront (108 min. Elia Kazan, 1954)  

Fri., August 16             High Noon (85 min. Fred Zimmermann, 1952)                                

Fri., August 23            Sunset Boulevard (110 min. Billy Wilder, 1950)    


For more information call:

UCSB Arts & Lectures at 805-893-3535 or online at


"Dinner & A Movie" Offers:


Soup or Salad / Entree / Apple Strudel with Whipped Cream


Off Happy Hour Appetizers


4 Cinnamon Danish


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Off Total Bill


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(Mosaic Locale location)

Off Crowlers


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Off Total Bill


Runaway Burrito / Chips & Salsa / Fountain Drink  

Kids option / Bean & Cheese Burrito / Small Side of Rice / Soft Drink


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Call (805) 883-8935 And Order Dinner For Take Out Before The Movie!


Off Wine Glasses

Off Bottle Purchases

Join Santa Barbara Adventure Company on a two-hour sunset kayaking tour before the movie!

10% Off Using Code Movie10 at Check Out!

Off Total Bill With Mention of The Movies


Off Everything With Mention of The Movies


Want to have your "Dinner & A Movie" Offer Included? Contact

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