TV Santa Barbara Flags Fly Above State Street

Thanks to Downtown Santa Barbara’s State Street Flag Program, TV Santa Barbara flags flew above State Street from June 23 to June 30 for the first time in the organization’s 74 year history! Just look up – you’ll see a beautiful addition to the vibe of Downtown Santa Barbara, the fluttering colorful flags of the…

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TV Santa Barbara Celebrates Summer Solstice Through Video

Hour-long Summer Solstice Celebration Video will Premiere at the Historic Arlington Theatre on Saturday June 26. SANTA BARBARA, CA – June 22, 2021 – TV Santa Barbara (TVSB), the region’s community media access center, is proud to announce that they have produced an hour-long video spectacular for Summer Solstice Celebration Inc. as part of TVSB’s…

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TV Santa Barbara Wins Gold, Silver and Bronze at 2021 Telly Awards

The “Make Goleta Count!” Census video produced in partnership with the City of Goleta wins the prestigious Gold Award for Video Excellence. SANTA BARBARA, CA – May 25, 2021 – TV Santa Barbara (TVSB), the region’s community media access center that operates channels 17 and 71, is proud to announce today that they were recognized…

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Studio A

Phased Re-Opening for Indoor Productions

TV Santa Barbara has received clearance to re-open our indoor studios for video production services. The tentative schedule for the phased re-opening of the indoor spaces are as follows: Editing Bays (now with Final Cut Pro and Premiere) to open at reduced capacity on Monday, May 3, 2021. Studio B to open at reduced capacity…

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TV Santa Barbara’s Pandemic Pivot

Simply 805 by Sara Caputo: Reimagining to Assist the Community When TV Santa Barbara started in 1974, TV sets were as big as crates, the equipment was bulky, and the mission was to provide the community with an outlet for self-expression. Nearly five decades later, a lot has changed in the world of public access…

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TV Santa Barbara Launches “Give Forward” Program

TV Santa Barbara (TVSB), the region’s community media access center which operates channels 17 and 71, announced today a “2021 TVSB Give Forward Program” which will support local non-profit organizations, humanitarian causes and individuals through media. The mission of TV Santa Barbara is to empower people to make media that matters.The Give Forward initiative will…

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TV Santa Barbara Modernizes Editing Stations

TV Santa Barbara has modernized its editing bay to comply with safety regulations while also providing more resources for members. TVSB Members will now be able to reserve editing time online and will have access to the latest versions of both Final Cut Pro and Adobe Premiere. We look forward to welcoming you back as…

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TV Santa Barbara Media Awards 2019

Dear Members and Attendees, From all of us at TV Santa Barbara, thank you so much for attending the 2019 TVSB Media Access Awards and for your support of community access television. The energy and electricity at the Alcazar Theatre was incredible and we are still glowing from the success of that amazing event. We…

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Media Training Programs: New Season Starts September 1, 2018

Are you looking to share your message with the community or learn a new skill? Media Training Programs are currently offered at TVSB and are available for both members and the general public. Training will take place from 10:30 am to 12:30 pm on Saturdays at the TV Santa Barbara Studios, 329 S. Salinas Street.…

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Dean Noble - TV Santa Barbara Board Member

TV Santa Barbara Adds Dean Noble to Board of Directors

Dean Noble has joined the TV Santa Barbara Board of Directors. He is currently the director of marketing at the Santa Barbara Zoo. Noble began his career in the entertainment industry and worked in feature film development and acquisitions for ITC Entertainment in Studio City. He spent 10 years with the Universal Studios Recreation Group…

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IMadonari Street Painting Festival in Santa Barbara

TV Santa Barbara Participates in I Madonnari Festival

TV Santa Barbara was proud to support the Children’s Creative Project, a nonprofit arts education program of the Santa Barbara County Education Office, at the I Maddonari Festival over Memorial Day weekend at the Historic Old Santa Barbara Mission. Madonnari, which is Italian for street painters, transform the pavement in front of the Mission with…

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