• 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

Colson Whitehead: An Evening with the Author of The Underground Railroad

Mar 25

The Underground Railroad , a novel by Colson Whitehead, chronicles a slave’s furious quest for freedom as she flees through the antebellum South. Whitehead’s novel,...

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....

Mar 25