Old Spanish Days 2021 Fiesta in Santa Barbara

Old Spanish Days returns to Santa Barbara in 2021! Old Spanish Days 2021 is a five day Fiesta packed with fun events for guests of all ages–it’s the perfect summer event. Read on and discover what you can experience at this year’s Fiesta!

Discover the Santa Barbara Arts & Crafts Show

Explore the local talents of Santa Barbara artists at the Santa Barbara arts & crafts show! When you visit the art show, you can’t help but be impressed at the incredible talent on display. Here’s everything you need to know about the upcoming arts & crafts shows.

Top 6 Summer 2021 Beach Reads

What better way to celebrate the summer than to relax on a beach with a good book? These top 6 summer 2021 beach reads are the perfect books to take along with you for a relaxing day on the beach. Whether you prefer laidback plots or intense mysteries, you’ll find your new favorite summer read […]

The Perfect Weekend in Santa Barbara

Taking a long weekend vacation? Santa Barbara is the perfect place! With so many local activities, great dining and shopping, and of course, the beach, you’ll love your time here. We’ve planned out your perfect long weekend in Santa Barbara so you can just show up and have fun!

Sipping on the Sea 2021 in Santa Barbara: What You Need to Know

A glass of wine in your hand, a breeze in the air, and the sea below–what more could you ask for? During the Sipping on the Sea 2021 events, you can experience wine or beer tastings on the open seas from the deck of a cruise ship. Sound like an incredible experience? It is! Read […]

Embrace your Wild Side at the Santa Barbara Zoo this Summer

At the Santa Barbara Zoo this summer, you can embrace your wild side and experience all the zoo has to offer! From animal encounters to special events and more, visit the Zoo this summer and see it all!

Our Favorite Santa Barbara Summer Activities

Ah, summer in Santa Barbara! Blue skies, sandy beaches, warm weather, and plenty of palm trees. There’s nothing like it! And when you visit in the summer, it can be hard to decide just how you’ll spend your days. With so much you can do, it’s a tough decision to make! We’re here to share […]

The Best Spots for Santa Barbara Sightseeing

Santa Barbara sightseeing has so much to offer! This city is full of beauty and history, and these are some of the best ways to experience it. We’ve narrowed down the top 6 sightseeing experiences in Santa Barbara for your next trip. Experiences that aren’t the beach–because you already know that’s an important part of […]

Top 4 Santa Barbara Hot Springs

We all know the Santa Barbara beaches have plenty to offer, but if you’re looking for a unique experience where you can appreciate nature, the Santa Barbara hot springs are perfect! SB is home to several hot spring systems you can explore on different hiking trails. Get out into nature and experience our 4 favorite […]

5 Must-Visit Santa Barbara Beaches

Santa Barbara beaches are truly incredible! When you visit our city, take the time to sit on the beach and enjoy the beauty of the sandy shores. These are our top 5 must-visit Santa Barbara beaches so you can enjoy them on your next trip!