Calling all Gauchitos! Parents enjoy a night off while your Gauchitos join us for a fun and exciting evening at the Department of Recreation. UCSB Gauchitos Night Out will be filled with some of your favorite activities including Ropes Course, Gymnastics, Arts & Crafts, Sports, and much more! Children 5-12 will be grouped by age with friends to engage in a variety of activities led by experienced counselors. All Youth Programs staff members have received extensive training in child engagement, management, development, and are First Aid, AED, & CPR certified. 

Dinner (pizza) will be provided for all. Inform the Youth Programs Coordinator of any dietary restrictions your child has during the registration process. 

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Program offerings

Gauchitos Night Out is offered 3 times a quarter on Fridays, from 5:30 - 8:30pm in Robertson Gymnasium. Drop off from 5-5:30pm, and pick up is from 8:30-9pm at the front of the Recreation Center. 


Spring Offerings 

April 14, 2023; Theme: Earth Day

May 12, 2023; Theme: Spring

May 26, 2023; Theme: Heroes

Registration Information

Register online or in person at our Customer Service Center. Registration for each program offering will close on Thursday, the day before the event, at Noon. Day of walk-in registration is not accepted.

Cost of registration: $50 per session or $135 for all 3 sessions in the same quarter.

Sibling Discount: $40 per session

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Refer to our Parent Information Packet

The Youth Programs Coordinator can be reached at