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The Solstice Parade and Festival is the largest arts event in Santa Barbara County, drawing crowds of over 100,000 spectators and participants from around the world. Due to the current public health emergency, the Solstice Parade and Festival is going Virtual in 2020. This special event website is your guide to all of our virtual activities.
CLASSES: You will find information including, descriptions, dates, times, links and registration for all our artist lead classes. We are offering a wide variety, from dance and drumming, to mask and costume creation to mini float making! Check it out and join in the fun!
PARTICIPATE: Everything you need to know about how to participate in the virtual parade, food court, arts and craft vendor area or music line up on Friday or Saturday.
EVENTS: You will find the virtual food court, arts and craft vendors, musical line up for Friday and Saturday, solstice vintage parade films and interviews as well as a link to the virtual parade which will be broadcast live at 12 noon on June 20th.
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