Sunday, August 8th, 2004

The fifth annual  features performances of professional dance and music and a special narration describing the historical traditions of Santa Barbara. Visual Artists exhibit decorative fans and a Children's Party (complimentary child care for gala guests) - features dance lessons & art/crafts instruction.   Sponsors receive visibility at this annual community event featuring world-class performances and media coverage. See "Get out of the August Heat".

See Printed Invitation (PDF file, 356KB)

View the Fan Project 2004 at Saks, or privately at the Courthouse.
Children's Fiesta Party - Courthouse Garden 5:30 - 7:30pm Free.   
Crafts and dancing. Call for reservations (805) 898-2597
Come for the Party, stay for the Performance.

Fiesta Finale Performance - Sunken Garden  8 pm
A showcase of professional ballet, modern and flamenco dance, Latin music and the "painting that comes to life".  Lawn seating free. Please bring your blanket and lawn chair.

Special Gala Fiesta Party, with Patron Seating for the performance $125, includes:
bulletG.gif (309 bytes) 5:30 pm: Festive Reception - Cocktails on the balcony, exhibit  & silent auction of  Fan Project;
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bulletG.gif (309 bytes) 7:30 pm: Promenade to the garden for dancing to Latin music,  dessert and the performance.  

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Click here to order tickets, call (805) 682-8184 or e-mail   Donations to benefit artists of all ages.  Produced by the John E. Profant Foundation For The Arts, a non-profit 501(c)(3).  Your support provides scholarships in art, dance, music, theater, and literature. See

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