Announcing the Patti Smith Trio on Wed, Aug 9. Celebrating the Lobero’s historic 150th Anniversary, this remarkable fundraising concert will benefit the Lobero Theatre, Council on Alcohol and Drug Abuse (CADA), Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation, and Bob Dylan Center. The punk poet laureate, who ranks among the most provocative, influential rock & rollers of all time, was named a Commander of the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres by the French Ministry of Culture, inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, received a Polar Music Prize, and was included in Rolling Stone magazine’s 100 Greatest Artists of All Time.
The Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse – CADA https://cadasb.org/
Building healthier lives, stronger families, and a safer, more vibrant community through education, prevention, and treatment of substance abuse and co-occurring mental health disorders throughout Santa Barbara County.
Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation https://www.teddybearcancerfoundation.org/
Teddy Bear Cancer Foundation advocates for families living in Santa Barbara, Ventura, and San Luis Obispo counties that have a child with cancer by providing financial, educational, and emotional support.
Bob Dylan Center https://bobdylancenter.com/
The Bob Dylan Center® serves to educate, motivate and inspire visitors to engage their own capacity as creators. While the center, which opened in 2022, is anchored by a permanent exhibit on the life and work of Bob Dylan, it also offers additional exhibits, public programs, performances, lectures, and publications, through which it aims to foster a conversation about the role of creativity in our lives.