Fiesta News

Project Fiesta! Building a Complete History of Old Spanish Days

Posted July 20, 2016

The Santa Barbara Historical Museum is proud to introduce a new installation titled Project Fiesta! Building A Complete History of Old Spanish Days, which focuses on the important roles Fiesta has played in the Santa Barbara community. Fall in love with Fiesta as memories of the festival come to life with personal stories, vintage posters, restored costumes, historical photographs, and artifacts that connect our community and celebrate our traditions.

Special events include a History Happy Hour titled Old Spanish Days: Santa Barbara History Through Public Art by Erin Graffy de Garcia ~ Wednesday, July 27. Location: Sanford Winery in La Arcada at 1114 State Street

Also, a Walking Tour around Santa Barbara's historic downtown with Erin Graffy, who will help you discover some of the hidden history and art that you walk by every day.Reservation required. Museum members are complimentary; guests are $5.

For more information and tickets go to Santa Barbara Historical Museum website.