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!

 

x
Click to Show Map

Showing 1-15
of 23 events

Thursday Apr 17, 2014


Meet the Masters at Bacara-Whiskey Master Johnnie Mundell
  • April 17, 2014
  • Times: 6-9PM
  • Address: 8301 Hollister Avenue, Santa Barbara, CA 93117
  • Phone: 805-571-3012
  • Venue: Bacara Resort & Spa

The evening begins with a reception on the Miro Terrace, followed by an exquisite three-course tasting menu in the Miro Wine Cellar. Each course will be expertly paired with whiskey and wine selections by Jonnie Mundell. 

Pork & Cork
  • April 17, 2014 - June 12, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Thursday
  • Times: 5:30-10PM
  • Location: Finch & Fork
  • Address: 31 W. Carrillo Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-879-9100
  • Venue: Finch & Fork at the Canary Hotel

Chef James Siao creates new and unique ways to pair pork with wine. 

Sustainable Seafood Dinner and Lecture with UCSB and Wine Cask
  • April 17, 2014
  • Address: 813 Anacapa St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-966-9463
  • Venue: Wine Cask

UCSB Professor Peter Alagona will shed light on the sustainability of seafood through several engaging multimedia presentations while diners embark on a one-of-a-kind, five-course seafood dinner, almost completely from local, renewable sources. 

Culture 101 Spring Promotion
  • April 17, 2014 - May 31, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: All around The American Riviera®
  • Phone: 805-966-9222

Experience Santa Barbara's culture & discover the area's untold treasures. Get your hands dirty and become a Zoo Keeper for a day, illuminate your imagination with world premier art exhibits, or walk  your way through original tours, and much more! Check website for specific events.

Solvang Third Wednesday
  • April 17, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring monthly on the 3rd Thursday
  • Times: Various events from 2:30PM-7PM
  • Location: Downtown Solvang

Solvang's Third Wednesday is a day to shop Solvang's unique stores, and experience Solvang's culinary specialties at participating restaurants, bakeries and sweet shops. Experience local art at the various artist receptions and indulge in local wine and beer on the Solvang Wine and Beer Walk.

Friday Apr 18, 2014


SB Dinner & Murder Mystery
  • April 18, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Friday
  • Times: 6-8:30PM
  • Location: Veterans Memorial Hall
  • Address: 112 W. Cabrillo Blvd., , CA
  • Phone: 805-366-3099

Enjoy a four course farm to fork meal with Primal, Vegan, Vegetarian and Gluten free options during the meal. The cast visits the tables. At 7:15 the show begins! Murder at Mardi Gras investigates the death of a billionaire during Carnaval. Audience gets to question the suspects. Prizes for winners!

Weekly Happy Hour at SOhO Restaurant and Music Club
  • April 18, 2014
  • Times: 5-8PM
  • Address: 1221 State Street, Ste 205, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-962-7776
  • Venue: SOhO Restaurant and Music Club

WEEKLY Happy Hour Fridays from 5-8 pm (starting this Friday the 11th) inside SOhO and on our patio! Rain or shine, you'll get hooked up with: $4 draft beers, well drinks, and house wines, $4 appetizers off our new sustainable and local menu...sliders, pizza, calamari, tacos, ribs, baby kale salads and more! If you haven't tried the new menu, now's your chance! Fresh, organic juice cocktails with Vibrant Earth Juices, Free pool (with sign up board), Board Games. One thing's for certain...pigs wi... Details

Winemakers Dinner-Santa Barbara Wine Futures Tasting

To launch the 2014 Santa Barbara County Wines Futures Tasting weekend, Les Marchands will host a Winemakers Dinner. Les Marchands has invited several winemakers to participate and bring along Santa Barbara County wines from their cellars. Guests are also encouraged to bring a wine from Santa Barbara County to share with your table.  A farmers market fresh menu will be served! 

Culture 101 Spring Promotion
  • April 18, 2014 - May 31, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Location: All around The American Riviera®
  • Phone: 805-966-9222

Experience Santa Barbara's culture & discover the area's untold treasures. Get your hands dirty and become a Zoo Keeper for a day, illuminate your imagination with world premier art exhibits, or walk  your way through original tours, and much more! Check website for specific events.

Food, Beer, and Wine Tour of Santa Barbara
  • April 18, 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.

Saturday Apr 19, 2014


California Rare Fruit Growers Field Trip: Rancho Olivos
  • April 19, 2014
  • Times: 10:30AM-12:30PM
  • Address: 2390 N Refugio Rd, Santa Ynez, CA 93460
  • Phone: 805-451-4168
  • Venue: Rancho Olivos

Enjoy a special olive orchard tour and tasting of fresh, hand-crafted artisan Extra-Virgin Olive Oil. Rancho Olivos is one Santa Ynez Valley's first local olive oil producers planted with Tuscan, Spanish, Italian and Mission Olive trees. 

Crave: Diana Puntar, Deflowered and Devoured

An innovative and dynamic form of aesthetic hospitality, Crave: Art, Food, and Social Experience comprises a series of artist-orchestrated, themed events in collaboration with local chefs known for their distinctive culinary styles. San Luis Obispo-based artist Diana Puntar presents Crave: Deflowered and Devoured, kicking off the 2014 season of this one-night only Crave experience. The evening will include an exotic five-course meal featuring symbolic aphrodisiacs, such as basil, oysters, figs,... Details

Los Alamaos 3rd Saturday at Global Gardens & The Caliterranean Cafe

Enjoy Los Alamos 3rd Saturday at Global Gardens & The Caliterranean Cafe with Taiko Drummers and live music by Casa Dumetz! An all-organic "Sticks" themed special  dinner menu will be served on the heated patio. 

Market Forays - Cooking Class
  • April 19, 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.

Santa Barbara County Futures Tasting

More than 50 of the hottest local wineries will gather for an exclusive tasting. Attendees have the rare opportunity to be among the first to taste and purchase special cuvees available prior to release at 20% discount. 

Showing 1-15
of 23 events

 


image description
Sea Cave Kayak

Kayak and Snorkel Channel Islands National Park

image description
FlySBA.com

To anywhere in the world, Santa Barbara Airport!

image description
Sunset Cruise

Enjoy a cruise, accommodations for 2 & bottle of chardonnay

image description
Refresh & Renew

Welcome Back to the Newly Renovated Fess Parker Resort!

image description
Amgen: May 15

Catch the Action - Amgen Tour of CA returns to SB on May 15!


E-newsletter

For insider tips, special offers and more, sign up for our enews today!


Special Offers

view all

Featured Events

8th Annual Carpinteria a...
5.10.1914 - 5.12.2014
Recurring daily
You Are Invited to Experience Carpinteria and...More
Chef’s Table – Every Sun...
4.20.2014
Recurring weekly on Sunday
Bring your family...More
Market Forays - Cooking ...
4.19.2014
Recurring weekly on Saturday
The perfect foodie...More
Weekly Happy Hour at SOh...
4.18.2014
WEEKLY Happy Hour...More
1st Saturday Swing Dance...
5.3.2014
Recurring monthly on the 1st Saturday
Every 1st Saturday...More
Good Energy Festival San...
5.3.2014
Recurring on the 1st weekend day of May
Enjoy a beautiful...More
4th of July Old Mission ...
7.4.2014
Recurring every July 4th
4th of July Old...More
Comedy Hideaway Feat. He...
4.17.2014
Recurring weekly on Thursday
Comedy Hideaway,...More
The Lindy Circle: Free S...
4.21.2014
Recurring weekly on Monday
The Lindy Circle is...More
Tasty Cupcake and Wine t...
4.19.2014
Recurring weekly on Saturday
If you like tasty...More
Keck Telescope Viewing
4.18.2014
Recurring monthly on the 3rd Friday
Westmont's powerful...More
Santa Barbara iPhone Pho...
4.20.2014
Recurring monthly on the 3rd Sunday
Explore the...More
Take-Out Lunch Yoga
4.22.2014
Recurring weekly on Tuesday
Escape the clutches...More
Jazz Jam with Jeff Ellio...
4.21.2014
Recurring weekly on Monday
Sraight ahead jazz...More
Carpinteria First Friday...
5.2.2014
Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday
Spend the first...More
view all