• A Field to Vase Dinner is coming to Carpinteria on March 30 at Gallup & Stribling Orchids, as part of the national American Grown Field to Vase Dinner tour. Courtesy photo.

    Field to Vase Visits Carpinteria

    The Field to Vase Tour is a celebration of American-grown flowers and the beautiful places where they are grown. Lucky for locals, this year Carpinteria is proud to present father and son growers, Gallup & Stribling Orchids as part of the national...

  • Courtesy Garagiste Festival.

    Cocktail Corner: Garagiste Wine Festival

    A Spirited Toast to All Things Alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg   April Fools’ Day is coming soon, and what better way to celebrate the lighter side of life than one of my favorite wine festivals: the 2017 Garagiste Wine Festival: Southern Exposure. The...

  • Students preparing food, photo courtesy of Nancy Martz.

    Apples to Zucchini Cooking School

    Nancy Martz’s Apples to Zucchini Cooking School is a cutting-edge course that aims to teach children the fundaments of cooking and kitchen safety.  The nonprofit cooking classes take place over eight to nine sessions after school at participating...

  • Photograph by Demi Boelsterli.

    Vanishing Point

    Few pursuits can capture and preserve a moment in time like photography can. Vanishing Point, the latest exhibition from The Arts Fund, is a thought-provoking visual commentary on this sentiment. Curated by Kai Tepper and Adam Jahnke, Vanishing Point‘s...

EAT & DRINK EAT & DRINK

Courtesy Garagiste Festival.

Cocktail Corner: Garagiste Wine Festival

Mar 24

A Spirited Toast to All Things Alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg   April Fools’ Day is coming soon, and what better way to celebrate the lighter side of life than...

Local Lowdown: How to Eat Paleo (When You Don’t Live in a Cave)

A nutrient-rich lifestyle like Paleo (i.e., if a caveman couldn’t eat it, neither can you) deserves an information-rich guide to educate...

Mar 23

EXPLORE & ENJOY EXPLORE & ENJOY

Meet Me in Cyber Space, oil on acrylic by Rick Doehring. Courtesy photo.

A Thousand Words

Mar 26

Art at MichaelKate presents A Thousand Words, featuring Rick Doehring, Patricia Post and Tom Post. The exhibition is curated by Jan Ziegler and the title refers to the...

Johannes Brahms, courtesy of the Lobero Theatre.

Brahms’ German Requiem Returns to Santa Barbara

On Saturday, April 1 at 8 p.m. and Sunday April 1 at 3 p.m., Brahms’ Ein Deutches Requiem (A German Requiem)...

Mar 26