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Music Events & Festivals

From the open air amphitheater of the Santa Barbara Bowl to the stages and scenes of State Street, there is sure to be music to your ears just around the corner. Take a look here for upcoming performances, concerts, festivals and special musical events. 

 

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Wednesday Jul 23, 2014


Big Wednesday at Sandbar!
  • July 23, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Wednesday
  • Times: 10PM
  • Location: United States
  • Address: 514 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-252-5409
  • Venue: Sandbar

Sandbar's Big Wednesday! Live Reggae Music featuring different bands every Week! Come out and help us spread the good vibes!

Bring Your Own Vinyl
  • July 23, 2014
  • Times: 8PM
  • Location: Velvet Jones
  • Address: 423 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-965-8676

Bring your favorite whiskey sipping record and play it for all your friends while playing dominos, darts and beer pong. Similar to a Jukebox, the sooner you sign up, the sooner you get to hear your songs! Check calendar for changes due to special performances. 

Music Academy of the West 2014 Festival
  • July 23, 2014 - August 09, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: Various times
  • Address: 1070 Fairway Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93108
  • Phone: 805-695-7908
  • Venue: Music Academy of the West

The Music Academy of the West in partnership with New York Philharmonic will delight your Summer with over 200 events. This musical series will include opera, orchestra concerts, solo recitals, competitions, a string quartet seminar plus many other performances! Visit the link for a full list of dates.

Nite Moves
  • July 23, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Wednesday
  • Times: 6PM
  • Location: Leadbetter Beach
  • Address: Shoreline Drive, Santa Barbara, CA 93109
  • Phone: 805-564-8879

Every Wednesday night, beginning May 4th, take part in swimming, running, and biathlon events along one of the most scenic coastlines in the country. Each week features a different sponsor, buffet host and local Santa Barbara entertainment.

Thursday Jul 24, 2014


Concerts in the Park: Fortunate Son

Enjoy your Thursday nights during July and August with one of Santa Barbara's best summer traditions! Make sure that you dust off your dancing shoes, pack up a picnic dinner and your friends and family, and come celebrate summer with a tribute to John Fogerty & CCR!

Free Summer Concert Series
  • July 24, 2014 - July 31, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Thursday
  • Times: 2PM
  • Location: Mary Craig Auditorium
  • Address: 1130 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Venue: Santa Barbara Museum of Art

Join us for a series of 60-minute concerts featuring Music Academy of the West Fellows.Free Complimentary tickets will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 1:30 pm at SBMA’s Park Entrance. No advance ticket distribution

Free Summer Concert Series
  • July 24, 2014 - August 07, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Thursday
  • Times: 2PM
  • Address: 1130 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-963-4364
  • Venue: Santa Barbara Museum of Art

Join us for a series of 60-minute concerts featuring Music Academy of the West Fellows. Mary Craig Auditorium Complimentary tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 1:30 pm at SBMA’s Park Entrance. No advance ticket distribution.

Garden Court Presents: First-Ever and Current Spirits of Fiesta
  • July 24, 2014
  • Times: 6-8PM
  • Location: Garden Court
  • Address: 1116 De La Vina Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-884-0095

Come experience Garden’s Courts transformation into Old Spanish Days with handmade decorations, tacos, chips, salsa, guacamole, margaritas, lemonade and horchata. Taco tickets will be sold for $1/each. The event is free and open to the public.

Music Academy of the West 2014 Festival
  • July 24, 2014 - August 09, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: Various times
  • Address: 1070 Fairway Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93108
  • Phone: 805-695-7908
  • Venue: Music Academy of the West

The Music Academy of the West in partnership with New York Philharmonic will delight your Summer with over 200 events. This musical series will include opera, orchestra concerts, solo recitals, competitions, a string quartet seminar plus many other performances! Visit the link for a full list of dates.

Traditional Irish Music Performance by DANNSAIR
  • July 24, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Thursday
  • Times: 6:30-8:30PM
  • Address: 18 E. Ortega Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-568-0702
  • Venue: Dargan's Irish Pub & Restaurant

Fiddles, flutes, singers, guitars, whistles & drums. For over a dozen years Dannsair has played the most emotional Irish music this side of Galway. The dinners are delicious, the drinks are great and Dargan's is a warm welcoming restaurant. This weekly free show is not to be missed.

Friday Jul 25, 2014


Slightly Stoopid w/ Cypress Hill and Stephen Marley
  • July 25, 2014
  • Times: 5:30PM
  • Address: 1122 N. Milpas Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93103
  • Phone: 805-962-7411
  • Venue: Santa Barbara Bowl

Slightly Stoopud will bring their "SUMMER SESSIONS 2014" tour to the Santa Barbara Bowl on Friday, July 25th with special guests Cypress Hill and Stephen Marley. Tickets go on sale Friday, April 4th @ 4 pm.

Music Academy of the West 2014 Festival
  • July 25, 2014 - August 09, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: Various times
  • Address: 1070 Fairway Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93108
  • Phone: 805-695-7908
  • Venue: Music Academy of the West

The Music Academy of the West in partnership with New York Philharmonic will delight your Summer with over 200 events. This musical series will include opera, orchestra concerts, solo recitals, competitions, a string quartet seminar plus many other performances! Visit the link for a full list of dates.

Saturday Jul 26, 2014


Music academy of the West presents: Gilbert Conducts Schubert
  • July 26, 2014
  • Times: 8PM
  • Address: 33 East Canon Perdidio Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-969-8787
  • Venue: Lobero Theatre

“Alan Gilbert is helping to change the template for what an American orchestra can be.” – The New York Times Music director of the New York Philharmonic since 2009, Alan Gilbert has spearheaded a series of meaningful artistic initiatives and alliances that have made his orchestra a point of pride for his city and country. 

Santa Barbara Greek Festival
  • July 26, 2014 - July 27, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Times: 11AM-7PM
  • Location: Oak Park
  • Address: 300 West Alamar Avenue, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

This annual festival evokes the sights, sounds & tastes that define the traditional Greek way of life. Stroll through Santa Barbara's Oak Park, and experience the simple pleasures of life in a Greek village. Free Greek dance lesson, live Greek musicians and delicious food.

Live Music @ The Good Life, craft beer & wine cellar
  • July 26, 2014
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Times: 7:30-10:30PM
  • Location: The Good Life, craft beer & wine cellar
  • Address: 1672 Mission Dr., Solvang, CA 93463
  • Phone: 805-688-7111

Join us every Saturday night as we welcome some of Santa Barbara Counties best singers, songwriters and musicians. Blues, Rock, Folk, Country and Americana The Good Life is a retail shop & bar specializing in California Craft Beer & local, boutique wines. Open daily at 12pm

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