Summer Solstice CelebrationDate: Fri, June 22nd 2012 - Sun, June 24th 2012
Additional Time Info: All Day
External Link: Event Website
The Parade and Festival is the largest arts event in Santa Barbara County, drawing crowds of over 100,000 spectators from around the world. From these humble beginnings arose a celebration of life which, is like no other.
Today, the Summer Solstice Celebration has evolved into creative and original display of floats, giant puppets, whimsical costumes and masks of more than 1,000 parade participants, of all ethnic and economic backgrounds. There is dancing, music, drumming and drama that enthralls the spectators!
Parade Date: Sat. June 23rd at Noon (State and Cota Streets)
Festival Dates: Fri. June 22nd - Sun. June 24th (Alameda Park)