September 22 Pre-Shock Dance
Free event from 9-1. No beer garden. Sponsored by Hermanos Unidos and the Hub
AS Program Board Movie on the Lagoon Lawn
Free event starts at 8:00pm on the lawn behind the UCen. Free snacks and bring a blanket! Sponsored by AS Program Board
Bruce Wilkoff-Hypnotist in Corwin Pavilion
Free event with doors open at 8:00pm-arrive early space is limited! Corwin Pavilion. Co-sponsored by RHA and the UCen
University of California, Salsa & Bachata
Learn moves that will impress both friends and family! Join Strictly Social and Cotillion Ballroom Dance Club in the Hub for a fun night with salsa lessons and social dancing
Free event 8pm-midnight. No Beer garden. Sponsored by Strictly Social, Cotillion Ballroom Dance Club, and the Hub
September 26 Welcome Back Concert in Storke Plaza
Free event starts at 9pm in Storke Plaza. Sponsored by AS Program Board
9/28, 10/12, 10/19, 10/26, 11/2, 11/9, 11/16, 11/23
Strictly Social Mondays
Salsa and West Coast Swing/Blues every Monday just for you! Lessons start at 8pm. Open Dancing afterwards until 11:30pm. Free for everyone! $2-$5 donation encouraged. No beer garden. Sponsored by Strictly Social and Cotillion Dance Club
Environmental Affairs Board Kick-Off Event
Free admission and free food! 7-9pm. Sponsored by Environmental Affairs Board
October 5 Coming Out Monologues
Celebrate the stories of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer identified people as they share narratives of hope, support, and triumph
Free event with doors open at 8pm. No beer garden. Sponsored by RCSGD and the Hub
October 6 An Evening with Shane Ortega
The First Openly Transgender Soldier on Active Duty and Political Activism. Sergeant Shane Ortega will tell his story of bravery and trailblazing for trans military inclusion. Free event with doors open at 8pm. No Beer garden. Sponsored by RCSGD, Veteran Services, and the Hub
October 8 9th Annual Shout It Out! Bingo
Featuring Roxy Wood and Bingo Boy! Come in drag! Fabulous prizes! Free event from 9-11. Beer garden 21+. Sponsored by Queer Student Union, Hermanas Unidas, and the Hub.
October 17 YEEHAW!Country Night
Free event with doors open at 7:30, ends at 12:00. Dance lessons start at 8pm. Beer garden 21+. Sponsored by YEEHAW! UCSB’s Country Dancing Club and the Hub
October 18 Dandiya Night
A night of traditional folk dancing followed by modern Bollywood beats. Free entrance AND snacks! Starts at 5:00. No beer garden. Sponsored by India Association of Santa Barbara and the Hub
Trans Revolution Series:
An Evening with CeCe McDonald
Doors open at 8pm, Free event.No Beer garden
Sponsored by RCSGD and the Hub
CeCe McDonald is an African American transgender woman and LGBTQ activist from Minneapolis, Minnesota. She came to national attention in June 2012 for defending herself from a racist and transphobic attack, resulting in her own imprisonment in a men’s correctional facility. CeCe has been speaking nationwide since her release and has received a variety of LGBTQ-focused accolades from worldwide organizations. She has also received support from transgender activist and actress Laverne Cox, star of Orange Is the New Black which includes story lines about trans women of color and hate crimes. FREE CeCe, a documentary about McDonald's experiences told through interviews by Laverne Cox, is in production..
October 23 Salsa Night
Free event. Doors open at 8, ends at 12. Salsa lessons from 8:30-9:30. Beer garden 21+ Sponsored by Hermanas Unidas, El Congreso, and the Hub
October 28 Psychic Patti Negri
Get into the Halloween Spirit with professional psychic medium Patti Negri! She will give a presentation about what she does, how she works, and her paranormal experiences. She will do a “Gallery Style” Mediumship reading as well as a group séance or lifting of the veil for attendees. Space is limited so get here early!
FREE! Doors open at 8:45pm, starts at 9, ends at 11
No beer garden. Sponsored by the Hub
October 30-31 Fun and Fright Fair!
Come hang out at the UCen for Halloween and be a kid again! We have movies, games and food!
Movies: Coraline, Monsters Inc, Frankenweenie, Friday the 13th, Nightmare on Elm Street, and the Exorcist
*See the posters for the movie times. Ms Pacman, Air Hockey, Dance Dance Revolution and board games galore!
Doors open at 7:45pm. Please bring your Access card for entrance!. Sponsored by the Hub
November 5 Trans Revolution Series:
An Evening with Jennicet Gutierrez
Transgender Latina activist Jennicet Gutiérrez interrupted President Obama at an LGBT pride month reception held at the White House this year. She will speak about issues related to the detention and deportation of gay, lesbian and transgender immigrants. Gutiérrez is a founding member of Familia: TQLM, established to advocate for LGBTQ immigrants often excluded in the immigration debate. She is a noted expert in her field and has spoken on USA Today and Fox News about her work and the needs of transgender undocumented people in the US.
Doors open at 8pm. Free event with no beer garden
Sponsored by RCSGD and the Hub
November 7 YEEHAW! Country Night
Free event with doors open at 8:00, ends at 12:00. Dance lessons start at 8:30pm. Beer garden 21+ Sponsored by YEEHAW! UCSB’s Country Dancing Club and the Hub
November13 Chips & Salsa
Your favorite salsa night is back! Enjoy a salsa lesson from 8-9pm! Then the floor is yours to move and groove to all
the best salsa, bachata, chacha, and meringue songs from 9pm-1am. Doors open at 8, ends at 1. $10 admission. No beer garden. Sponsored by Strictly Social and the Hub