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Careless Cub and No Beef Crew

If you’ve missed Isla Vista’s lively music scene during the summer, the wait is over because I.V. bands Careless Cub and No Beef Crew will come together this Friday night, Sept. 29 at 8:30 p.m. for a collaborative concert. Stop by 6782 Pasado Road to rock out to some great tunes and get back into the groove of I.V.’s local band scene.

Welcome Back Concert!

Nothing says “welcome back” like a DJ set by Cuco, so stop by Storke Plaza on campus this Saturday, Sept. 29 at 8:00 p.m. for a show to kick off the new school year. Bring your friends and put your academic-related worries aside –– this will be a night of fun and good vibes! Get your school year started right!

Blast from the Past Bash

I.V.’s own St. George Youth Center is celebrating their 20th anniversary this Saturday, Sept. 29, with a 90s themed throwback party! The event will begin with an open house at the Center from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. All ages are welcome to tour the facility that reopened to its permanent location at 889 Camino Del Sur. For anyone 21 and over, there will be a 90s themed party at the Mosher Alumni House from 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. following the facility tour. Tickets can be purchased at the St. George Youth Center for $19.98 prior to the event. Come out and support local I.V. youth and have a great night filled with 90s music.

Zest Fest

Come out to the 27th Annual California Lemon Festival, one of the largest celebrations in Goleta, this Saturday, Sept. 29, and Sunday, Sept. 30! The festival will be going on from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Sunday at 7050 Phelps Rd. in Goleta. In addition to lemon-flavored food, pie eating contests, live music and performances, the festival will be showcasing a classic car show featuring camaros, pickup trucks, corvettes and more! Ciders, lemonade, cakes, cinnabread, ice cream, cotton candy and other treats will be present as well, so stop by the Lemon Festival for the most flavorful weekend of the year!