Parents & Family Weekend UC Santa Barbara

November 3 & November 4 -


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Parents & Family Weekend is an annual fall event that welcomes Gaucho families to campus and gives them a firsthand look at life and learning at UC Santa Barbara. Save the date for Parents & Family Weekend 2023: Friday, November 3 and Saturday, November 4. Your involvement in your student’s success at UCSB is crucial and we encourage you to stay informed by signing up for the Gaucho Parent Newsletter.

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June 17, 7:30 PM - 9:00 PM

Bear Cave Comedy – Centennial Beer Hall – Dad Jokes on Deck!

YOU’VE FOUND Santa Barbara and Goleta’s Best COMEDY Show. You’re one step away from experiencing live comedy like never before. Get up close and personal with comedians straight off of Netflix, Amazon Prime, NBC, and Comedy Central. Every show has a different lineup, and no two drink minimums (they suck). Purchase tickets in advance to […]

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December 3, 1:30 - 4:30 PM and 7:00 - 9:00 PM

Free Ice Skating Admission at Ice in Paradise with Your Library Card!

Ice in Paradise has generously donated free skating admission on the first Sunday of every month in 2023 to patrons of the Goleta & Santa Ynez Valley Libraries! Present your Goleta Valley Library or Santa Ynez Valley Libraries card at Ice in Paradise to receive free skating admission on the dates below. Skate rentals are not […]

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