California Arts Council

State of California

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Old Spanish Days Fiesta in Santa BarbaraEthnic

Old Spanish Days Fiesta is a Santa Barbara tradition that has continued for over 80 years. The annual event provides an education to residents and visitors about the history, customs, and traditions of the American Indian, Spanish, Mexican, and early American settlers that comprise the rich cultural heritage of Santa Barbara. Old Spanish Days Fiesta is not only a unique forum for the cultural expression of our diversity, but it also provides a vehicle for the non-profit and community service groups to raise funds for local charities and social service organizations. The event annually draws thousands of visitors from around the world who contribute to the local economy.

Festival has a children/youth component.

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Occurs in: August

Festival Location: various locations in Santa Barbara

Contact Information:
Old Spanish Days in Santa Barbara, Inc
PO Box 21557 , Santa Barbara, CA 93121
(805) 962-8101

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