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 Imagine your own park….all to yourself!


Imagine Park at Alpha Resource Center (Alpha) is a beautiful outdoor event space developed for private community events and to help sustain the services Alpha has offered for over 60 years! Imagine Park is a natural expansion of Alpha’s beautiful campus where life skills and recreation are offered to individuals with developmental disabilities during the weekdays. Your rental of Imagine Park during the evenings or weekends provides a private, outdoor venue for your event and ensures Alpha’s support continues for over 2,900 children and adults within the Santa Barbara community. Help support a great cause by hosting your event at Imagine Park!

VanessaKyleWedding-1100Situated on 5 acres in the foothills of Santa Barbara, Imagine Park offers a private setting with the natural beauty of mature oaks, 100 fruit bearing trees, gardens, an expansive pergola and meandering pathways. The entire park is comprised of 2 unique spaces for your enjoyment, and depending on your event needs, both spaces can be used together or separately.


North Patio
A large, private outdoor patio and lawn adjacent to a commercial kitchen. Perfect for ceremonies, mixers, smaller gatherings and can be used as a greeting area prior to moving on to other areas of the Park.VanessaKyleWedding-0671

Park Center
Accommodates large groups. Includes a stage, large seating area, pergola covered walkway and separate patio. Perfect for the following uses:
•  Private celebrations – weddings, birthdays, ceremonies, receptions, picnics, reunions
•  Performances – recitals, plays
•  Company functions – picnics, mixers
•  Non-Profits – fundraisers
•  Shows – art/craft fairs, fashion, festivals, etc.
•  Educational events

Amenities OfferedVanessaKyleWedding-0820
Private, natural setting •  Ample parking •  Men’s and women’s restrooms •  Indoor commercial kitchen •  Stage/platform •  Accommodate large groups •  Outdoor lighting/electricity •  Amplified music allowed with permission •  Minutes to upper State St. yet feels remote

Vendor Services Needed
Tables, chairs, tableware, linens and décor • Food and beverage service • Audio-visual and sound equipment • Event coordinator

Additional Details

• Max capacity 300
• Price range $800 – $3,200 depending on date and area used
• Available evenings and weekends, see Calendar
• Address: 4501 Cathedral Oaks Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93110 (map it)
• For more information and a rental application,

Kristiné Kirschke at or 805-570-6532.

Photography courtesy of Montecito Photo and Design and Gina Clyne Photography.

For more pictures of Imagine Park, please visit Ecopeek Event Venues.VanessaKyleWedding-0947

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