Events

Santa Barbara Live Music and Entertainment

Summer Solstice Celebration

Jun 21 2024 - 4:00pm to Jun 23 2024 - 4:00pm
Mark your calendars for the highly anticipated 50th Annual Summer Solstice Celebration, igniting the summer season with a burst of creative energy on June 21-23 at the scenic Alameda Park. This year's theme, Flights of Fancy, sets the stage for a captivating experience like no...Read more
Santa Barbara Lavender Festival - Events

Santa Barbara Lavender Festival

Jun 29 2024 - 10:00am
Welcome to the second annual Santa Barbara Lavender Festival! On June 29th, the Great Meadow at Santa Barbara City College will be filled with arts and crafts vendors that celebrate creativity through the artistic expression of lavender and/or lavender themes. This year, there will be...Read more

Santa Barbara Fourth of July Celebration

Jul 4 2024 - 12:00pm
Santa Barbara's waterfront is the place to be for your Independence Day celebration! The city is hosting a full day of exciting and family-friendly activities, which will include free live music and dance performances on the beach, courtesy of the PARC Foundation. The main event...Read more

4th of July Concert

Jul 4 2024 - 5:00pm
Join the Pierre Claeyssens Veterans Foundation for a lively concert with Santa Barbara’s cherished Prime Time Band, featuring over 75 talented members. Enjoy an hour of patriotic and uplifting music, including tributes to the Olympics and John Williams, and celebrations of the 100th anniversaries of...Read more
Annual California Wine Festival in Santa Barbara

California Wine Festival

Jul 19 2024 - 6:30pm to Jul 20 2024 - 4:00pm
Don't miss the 21st Annual California Wine Festival in Santa Barbara! This festival is one of the largest in the state! Get to taste some spectacular wine and wine while enjoying some music and fun at the beach. Thousands of wine lovers flock to Santa...Read more
Old Spanish Days Festival - Events

Old Spanish Days Fiesta

Jul 31 2024 - 11:00am to Aug 4 2024 - 5:00pm
Join us for the 100th annual Old Spanish Days Fiesta in Santa Barbara. Since 1924, this tradition has honored and preserved the city's history, spirit, culture, heritage, and tradition. This 5-day event welcomes visitors and locals to learn about the history, customs, and traditions of...Read more

Sun, Surf, and Cinema

Jul 5 2024 - 8:30pm to Aug 23 2024 - 8:30pm
The Free Summer Cinema is back! Join the UCSB Arts & Lectures department on Friday evenings in July and August for beloved films under the starry skies at the Santa Barbara County Courthouse. Enjoy a magical movie night in a picturesque setting! 2024 Movie Schedule...Read more