Wharf Wednesday Concert to feature Spencer the Gardener

There’s no better view of Santa Barbara than from Stearns Wharf and there’s no better time to experience it than on Wharf Wednesdays. To celebrate Stearns Wharf’s 150th birthday, Wharf Merchants are offering specials on the first Wednesday of every month in 2022.

Wharf Wednesday on July 6th will also feature live music by Spencer the Gardener. The free concert will rock the Wharf from 6pm to 8pm. The Latin Big Band Indie Surf Sounds of Spencer the Gardener – The long running SB outfit is at work on a new record as well as a film to go with it and look forward to playing on the Wharf! You do not want to miss this edition of Wharf Wednesday.

The night will start by firing the historic cannon. Bring the kids or a date, have dinner or drinks, stroll the shops, take in the sunset and you’ve got the makings for a memorable evening. Mark your calendar now and come listen to some great music on the most picturesque stage in the world!

Stay tuned to Stearns Wharf Celebrates 150th Anniversary for the remainder of the summer concerts, and other events that will take place throughout the year. The big anniversary bash will be on Saturday, October 8th.


Spencer the Gardener
Spencer the Gardener
Postcard Potter Hotel Stearns Wharf c1905
Historic images of Stearns Wharf

Historical photos credit: Edson Smith Photo Collection


The Stearns Wharf Merchants Association represents the merchants and business owners on Stearns Wharf. Stearns Wharf is located at the end of State Street between East Beach and the Santa Barbara Harbor. For more information, visit www.stearnswharf.org

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