Santa Barbara Culinary Events

Santa Barbara is teeming with a bounty of culinary events throughout the year. Find a festivaltake a class or simply go taste some of the area's best!


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Saturday Aug 02, 2014

2014 Old Spanish Days Fiesta
  • August 02, 2014 - August 03, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: Various times
  • Location: Old Spanish Days Fiesta
  • Address: 129 Castillo Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-962-8101

Old Spanish Days Fiesta event provides an education to residents and visitors about the history, customs, and traditions of the American Indian, Spanish, Mexican, and early American settlers. Enjoy live international performances, parades and much more entertainment.

Funk Zone Tasting Pass
  • August 02, 2014 - August 24, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: All day
  • Location: Funk Zone
  • Phone: 800-936-3126

The Funk Zone Tasting Pass gives you the opportunity to explore a unique selection of the great wineries in the neatest, grooviest part of Santa Barbara at your leisure. The pass includes one (1) tasting at each of the eight (8) wineries from the date of purchase until August 24th.

Market Forays - Cooking Class
  • August 02, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Times: 8AM-3:30PM
  • Location: Santa Barbara, CA
  • Phone: 805-259-7229

The perfect foodie day. Hands-on cooking classes for small groups begin with a guided shopping tour of the Fishermen's and Farmers Market. Recipes are fresh, seasonal, and suited to home chefs. A shared meal paired with wines follows the class. All levels welcome.

Tasty Cupcake and Wine tour
  • August 02, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Times: 10AM pick up
  • Address: 720 Bond Ave., Santa Barbara, CA 93103
  • Phone: 805-884-9283
  • Venue: Adventure Company of Santa Barbara

If you like tasty treats and wine, then you are going to love this Santa Ynez tour! This wine tour features a delicious sampling of wine infused cupcakes in the heart of Santa Ynez wine country. Actual dates may vary - minimum numbers required on all tours.

Food, Beer, and Wine Tour of Santa Barbara
  • August 02, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Sunday, Monday, Friday, Saturday
  • Times: 11:30AM - 3:00PM
  • Address: Meets near State and Montecito Streets. (Exact meeting location provided when ticket purchased.), Contact us or Visit us Online for more information,
  • Venue: Food Tours - Savor Santa Barbara

Eat and drink like a local! Combining 7 distinct tastings of food, beer, and wine, you'll experience some of the oldest and newest eateries with local history, culture and architecture, while strolling the off-the-beaten path.

Local Artisans Market
  • August 02, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Times: 11-3PM
  • Location: Calle Real Shopping Center (between Outback Steakhouse and Western Dental)
  • Address: 5660 Calle Real, Santa Barbara, CA 93117
  • Phone: 805-455-9919

Every Saturday you can shop delicious hand-crafted gourmet and artisan foods including fresh breads, baked goods, candies, jams, snacks, to-go items, produce boxes and more.

Local Artisans Market Goleta
  • August 02, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Times: 10-2PM
  • Address: 5679 Hollister Ave, Goleta, CA 93117
  • Phone: 805-455-9919
  • Venue: Goleta Valley Community Center

California's first weekly cottage food fair takes place here, in wonderful Santa Barbara. Every Saturday meet us at Goleta Valley Community Center for hand-crafted gourmet and artisan foods including fresh breads, baked goods, candies, jams, snacks, to-go items, produce, food trucks, arts and more.

Market Forays - Cooking Demo and Seminar
  • August 02, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Times: 8AM-3:30PM
  • Location: Fisherman's Market, Farmers Market, gourmet shops
  • Phone: 805-259-7229

Shop for seasonal local ingredients and learn how to use them to easily create delicious gourmet meals. Our hands-on cooking class is followed by a shared feast paired with wines.  

Wine and Food Pairings
  • August 02, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Times: 12-4:30PM
  • Location: Avant Restaurant
  • Address: 125 N. Refugio Rd., Santa Ynez, CA 93460
  • Phone: 805-688-9463
  • Venue: Sunstone Winery

Sunstone Wine and Food Pairings Avant Restaurant Catering offers perfect pairings to compliment our tasting list.

Wine Tasting All Summer Long--$40
  • August 02, 2014 - August 31, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: 11AM-5PM
  • Location: Various Wine Tasting Rooms Solvang, Los Olivos, Buellton, Santa Ynez
  • Phone: 800-563-3183

Wine Tasting All Summer Long with The Summer Pass May 1 through August 31, 2014 15 wine tastings any time you choose this summer! No reservations required, no blackout dates! 

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