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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Tuesday Jun 30, 2015

Laurence Juber & "Guitar Noir"
  • June 30, 2015
  • Times: 8PM
  • Location: 448
  • Address: 1221 State Street, Ste 205, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-962-7776
  • Venue: SOhO Restaurant and Music Club

World renowned, two-time Grammy winning guitar virtuoso will fuse folk, jazz, and pop to bring a unique performance to SOhO. 

Music Academy Festival Artists Series Presents: Mozart & Schumann
  • June 30, 2015
  • Times: 8PM
  • Address: 1070 Fairway Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93108
  • Phone: 805-969-8787
  • Venue: Music Academy of the West

The evening, enjoy Mozart's delightful Serenade for winds and his Quintet for strings, along with Schumann's imaginative Fairy Tales for clarinet, viola, and piano. This event takes place the Lobero Theatre. 

Wednesday Jul 01, 2015

Margo Rey
  • July 01, 2015
  • Times: 7:30PM
  • Address: 1221 State Street, Ste 205, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-963-7776
  • Venue: SOhO Restaurant and Music Club

Singer/songwriter Margo Rey is an artist whose diverse talents span the gamut from musical theatre and acting in films, to numerous voice-overs and hit singles on the jazz, dance and pop charts. She has had two #1 dance tracks, an original Christmas song, and numerous adult contemporary pop hits on the national charts.

Thursday Jul 02, 2015

1st Thursday After Hours: Lobero Theatre
  • July 02, 2015
  • Times: 7:30 - 9:30
  • Address: 33 East Canon Perdidio Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-963-0761
  • Venue: Lobero Theatre

With live entertainment, beverages and light noshes, 1st Thursday: After Hours keeps the fun going. Santa Barbara's Historic Theatre District (the Lobero Theatre, the Granada Theatre, the Ensemble Theatre Company at the New Vic, and The Arlington Theatre) have joined forces to host creative new ways to experience Santa Barbara's Performing arts after dark.

Blur the Line - Live Music at The Goodland

Live music at the Good Bar! Check website for specific performances. 

Concerts in the Park: The Long Run

Dust off your dancin shoes, pack up a picnic dinner and your friends and family and come celebrate summer with with The Long Run - playing music by The Eagles.

Dannsair- Traditional Irish Music

Traditional Irish Music alive & well in Santa Barbara so join Dannsair for a tune and a pint!

Friday Jul 03, 2015

Mickey Avalon
  • July 03, 2015
  • Times: 8PM - 12AM
  • Location: Velvet Jones
  • Address: 423 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-965-8676

Glam rapper/rocker Mickey Avalon performs live at Velvet Jones. 21 + event. 

Music Academy of the West presents Jeremy Denk Leads Mozart
  • July 03, 2015
  • Times: 8PM
  • Address: 33 East Canon Perdidio Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-963-0761
  • Venue: Lobero Theatre

As part of the Music Academy of the West's Summer Festival, Pianist Jeremy Denk will appear as a pianist and leader in an all-Mozart program he will create exclusively for the Music Academy. One of America’s most thought-provoking, multi-faceted, and compelling artists, pianist Jeremy Denk is the winner of a 2013 MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship, the 2014 Avery Fisher Prize, and Musical America's 2014 Instrumentalist of the Year award.

Summer Nights on the Roof
  • July 03, 2015
  • Times: 6:30 - 10PM
  • Location: Rooftop of the Canary
  • Address: 31 West Carrillo St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Venue: Canary Hotel

There's no better place to celebrate your 4th of July weekend than the rooftop of the Canary Hotel. Sip some delicious cocktails, dance to specially curated beats from We The Beat and a performance by Mexico City Blondes, and enjoy those gorgeous SB sunsets!

Saturday Jul 04, 2015

53rd Annual 4th of July Parade
  • July 04, 2015
  • Times: 1PM
  • Location: Downtown Santa Barbara
  • Address: Micheltorena to Cota Street on State Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Enjoy Santa Barbara's 53rd annual Independence Day parade. Watch floats, Honor Guard, dance and many more performances to honor Independence Day! 

Live Music at Oreana Winery & Tasting Room
  • July 04, 2015
  • Recurrence: Recurring weekly on Saturday
  • Times: 4-7PM
  • Address: 205 Anacapa Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101
  • Phone: 805-962-5857 x 2
  • Venue: Oreana Winery

Enjoy live & local Santa Barbara music while sipping on some local Santa Barbara Wine!

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