Come downtown to check out a series of demonstration projects to re-energize the street. Experiments include: expansive outdoor dining areas, interactive art installations in open space, an features pop-ups from local start-up companies. This even is an opportunity for the community to learn and experience a new design for one weekend only. We want to hear your thoughts so don't miss the first Experiment Weekend!
Special thanks to:
State Street Underpass
Hotel Santa Barbara
Parking Lot 9 Paseo
Local artists light up dark areas with FLOW, a path of creative interactive art installations from the underpass into downtown.
Presented by The Arts Fund
B(eats) on the Street
12:00 Noon-10:00 p.m.
400-500 Blocks of State Street
Enjoy lunch, dinner, and a drink under the canopy of trees on State Street. Try a new restaurant or visit your favorite with your choice of indoor or outdoor dining. Must be 21+ to enter outdoor areas serving alcohol. Music and surprises await.
Presented by Downtown Santa Barbara
Starting a business on State Street? This is an opportunity to tour vacant spaces on the street.