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Dia de los Muertos

Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead in English, is almost here! It will be celebrated on November 1st and all throughout Santa Barbara and the surrounding areas, there are many Dia de los Muertos events to enjoy. Candy skulls, food, and celebrations are the key to this holiday; make sure you don’t […]

Santa Barbara Harbor Festival

Next week, come check out the Santa Barbara Harbor & Seafood Festival! Although it can be shortened to the Santa Barbara Harbor Festival, there is no shortage of fun and fish for the whole family! Read on to learn more about the Santa Barbara Harbor Festival and how to go!

Goleta Lemon Festival

Pucker up! The Goleta Lemon Festival is here! This weekend celebrate lemons and enjoy the Goleta coast’s biggest celebration! Read on to learn a little bit more about lemons in Goleta and this year’s citrus festival events.

The Farmer and the Flea Market

The Farmer and the Flea Market is an open air market in downtown Santa Barbara that actually originated in Summerland. Started in 2018, the market combines many of the best qualities of a farmers market and a flea market. Read on to learn more about this market that embodies good vibes.

Old Spanish Days Fiesta

Old Spanish Days Fiesta is coming soon! This five day festival is taking place from August 3rd – 7th. Celebrate Santa Barbara’s Spanish heritage with music, dance, and so much more. Read on to learn more about this nearly 100 year old tradition.

California Wine Festival

Wine is one of the first things that comes to mind when someone mentions “California.” Along with the beach and entertainment, many people would agree that those three aspects of California are iconic and unmatched. Now, imagine a place where you can combine all three of those qualities! At the California Wine Festival Series, you […]

Santa Barbara Midsummer Fun

Santa Barbara is a diverse area with proximity to mountains and the ocean, a laid back city but also bustling. This dual dynamic allows there to be all kinds of activities taking place in our area. And, with the middle of summer coming up, more and more exciting events are happening! Read on to see […]

Santa Barbara Zoo Summer Fun!

The Santa Barbara Zoo is a perfect summer destination! With plenty to see and do for guests of all ages, plus fun tours, this is a great day trip. So if you’re looking to add extra excitement to your trip, look no further than Santa Barbara Zoo summer fun!

Our Favorite Spring Santa Barbara Activities

Spring has sprung and there’s plenty to do in Santa Barbara! During your next trip, try some of our favorite spring Santa Barbara activities and enjoy all there is to do in our beautiful city. Check out our list to make your next trip a success.

Visit the Santa Barbara Van Gogh Exhibit

The Santa Barbara Van Gogh exhibit opens soon and offers a unique look into the life and art of Vincent Van Gogh. Here, you’ll be able to experience the world of Van Gogh and gain a new appreciation of his art. This exhibition offers something for both casual and dedicated fans of Van Gogh’s art. […]