MONTECITO, Calif. - An observance is planned to remember the victims of the Montecito Mudslide Wednesday evening.
The Thomas Fire Anniversary Planning Committee organized a candlelit procession that begins at 6:30 p.m. at Lower Manning Park in Montecito.
The community is asked to meet at 6:00 p.m.
The walk will go down San Ysidro Road and end at All Saints-by-the-Sea Episcopal Church with a bell ceremony and a cup of soup.
Flameless candles will be available to all participants prior to the walk.
Parking at Lower Manning Park is reserved for persons with low mobility.
Able-bodied persons are asked to park and take the shuttle at these locations :
- The Santa Barbara Zoo
- Music Academy of the West
- St. Joseph's Church in Carpinteria
Shuttle service at the participating lots begins at 5:00 p.m. and will run every 20 minutes until 6:00 p.m.
Community members can text "SouthSBC" to 555-888 to receive the program the night of the event, as well as any updates regarding potential changes due to weather.