SantaBarbaraCA.com
Santa Barbara Events

Cultural Concierge

Explore upcoming art and culture festivals and events in Santa Barbara! Don't miss these culturally-infused things to do while you're here.

x
Click to Show Map

Showing 1-11
of 11 events

Wednesday Sep 17, 2014


Eat This, Shoot That! End of Summer Tasting Party
  • September 17, 2014
  • Times: 5-8PM
  • Address: 137 Anacapa St, Suite F, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-699-6719
  • Venue: Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co.

Featuring tastings from several stops we hit along our weekly tour, including Lucky Penny, Koval Confections, & Figueroa Mountain Brewery. Plus, additional tastings from many other local vendors, like Sweet Lady Cook, Sugar Cat Studio, Rockrose Provisions, and more!  

Thursday Sep 18, 2014


Hotel Mariachi: Urban Space and Cultural Heritage in Los Angeles
  • September 18, 2014
  • Times: 5PM
  • Address: 123 E. Canon Perdido St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-965-0093
  • Venue: El Presidio de Santa Barbara

Join SBTHP as Catherine Kurland and Evangeline Ordaz-Molina discuss Hotel Mariachi, their book which depicts the mariachi musicians of Boyle Heights, Los Angeles, and the eighty-year-old mariachi culture centered in the 1889 hotel on Mariachi Plaza.

Jazz at the Plaza
  • September 18, 2014 - September 25, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Thursday
  • Times: 5pm
  • Address: 121 S. Hope Ave., Santa Barbara, CA 93105
  • Phone: 805-687-3500
  • Venue: La Cumbre Plaza

Join us for Jazz at the Plaza each Thursday in September from 5 to 7pm for complimentary live music from renowned musicians. Optional wine and food tasting available for a $15 contribution to the evenings featured nonprofit beneficiary. To see who is playing: http://shoplacumbre.com/Events/jazz

Santa Barbara Opera and Fumanelli Winemaker
  • September 18, 2014
  • Times: 6-9PM
  • Address: 8301 Hollister Avenue, Santa Barbara, CA 93117
  • Venue: Bacara Resort & Spa

Inspired by Verona, the "City of Love" as made famous by Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, this evening offers the perfect coupling of fine wine and theater arts featuring winemaker, Armando Fumanelli and a lovely reception and four-course tasting menu by Executive Chef David Reardon.

Sea Otter Awareness Week- Public Talk presented by Greg Sanders, Marine Biologist

Join our free public talk during Sea Otter Awareness Week! Thursday at 7pm at Sea Center, Santa Barbara “A Sea Otter Tale: Southern California’s sea otters, their turbulent past and brighter future” presented by Greg Sanders, Marine Biologist.

Friday Sep 19, 2014


78th Annual Danish Days Weekend
  • September 19, 2014 - September 21, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: Various times
  • Location: Downtown solvang
  • Phone: 805-688-6144

Danish Days celebrates Solvang's heritage with authentic food, music, dancing, parades, live entertainment and family activities.

Saturday Sep 20, 2014


78th Annual Danish Days Weekend
  • September 20, 2014 - September 21, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: Various times
  • Location: Downtown solvang
  • Phone: 805-688-6144

Danish Days celebrates Solvang's heritage with authentic food, music, dancing, parades, live entertainment and family activities.

epicure.sb ~ California Lemon Festival
  • September 20, 2014 - September 21, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: Sat:10AM-6PM, Sun: 10AM-5PM
  • Location: Girsh Park
  • Address: 7050 Phelps Rd., Goleta, CA 93117
  • Phone: 805-967-2500
  • Venue: Girsh Park

You’ll find wonderful food, a fantastic family atmosphere, and variety of entertainment and activities that have made this the most anticipated event in the Goleta Valley. This weekend also includes the Goleta Fall Classic Car and Street Rod Show and the ever-popular 'Safety Street.'

Scenic Vintage Railcar Daytrip!

Explore the hidden gems of the beautiful Central Coast aboard a superbly restored vintage club car, round-trip from Santa Barbara and Goleta to historic San Luis Obispo. Invite your pals, bring a picnic lunch see what California looked like 200 years ago.

Sideways 10th Anniversary Kick Off
  • September 20, 2014
  • Times: 11AM-5PM
  • Address: 1597 E Chestnut Ave, Lompoc, CA 93436
  • Phone: 800-251-1225
  • Venue: Fiddlehead Cellars

Join us at our Tasting Room to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of Sideways, the movie that made our region famous! Sauvignon Blanc will be flowing in our Tasting Room, including our Sauvignon Blanc that was featured in the movie!

SOHO Soul Funk Dance Party

SOHO Soul Funk Dance Party Another awesome opportunity to GET FUNKY and have an amazing night of food, drinks and dance, benefiting our Rwanda Education Fund,$10 donation.

Showing 1-11
of 11 events


image description
Island Tours

Kayak, Snorkel and Explore the National Park. Book Now!

image description
The Goodland

The newest hotel in SB. Book Grand Opening Offer & Save 10%

image description
Lemon Tree Inn

Tropical Courtyard, Poolside rooms, Crocodile Restaurant&Bar


Special Offers

view all

Featured Events

Carpinteria First Friday...
10.3.2014
Recurring monthly on the 1st Friday
Spend the first...More
1st Thursday
10.2.2014
Recurring monthly on the 1st Thursday
1st Thursday is an...More
Funk Zone Second Saturda...
10.11.2014
Recurring monthly on the 2nd Saturday
Various...More
Studio Sundays on the Fr...
10.12.2014 - 5.10.2015
Recurring monthly on the 2nd Sunday
Visitors of all ages...More
2nd Fridays Art @ Santa ...
10.10.2014
Recurring monthly on the 2nd Friday
Every 2nd Friday,...More
Ladies Tasting
9.21.2014
Recurring monthly on the 21st
The last Monday of...More
Santa Barbara Harbor Kay...
9.16.2014
Recurring weekly on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
A relaxing day...More
Sea Cave Kayaking
9.16.2014
Recurring daily
If this is your first time kayaking Channel...More
Wine Country Bike Tour
9.18.2014
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
This trip takes us...More
¡LOTERÍA! Mexico’s Game ...
9.16.2014 - 9.27.2014
Recurring daily
Exhibit examines the history of lotería in...More
MUNI Muvies
9.18.2014 - 9.18.2014
Recurring weekly on Thursday
Guess what time it...More
New Beginnings Anger Man...
9.18.2014 - 9.25.2014
Recurring weekly on Thursday
Do you think you...More
Sunday Winyl
9.21.2014
Recurring weekly on Sunday
Sunday Winyl, in...More
Anne Ward and Erling Sjo...
9.18.2014 - 10.5.2014
Recurring weekly on Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday
Anne Ward's...More
Santa Barbara Fitness To...
9.27.2014 - 9.27.2014
Recurring monthly on the last Saturday
Join us on the last...More
view all

E-newsletter

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