• Sabrina Carpenter, courtesy Lobero.

    Sabrina Carpenter

    Sabrina Carpenter comes to the Lobero Theatre (33 E. Canon Perdido St.) on Saturday, October 29 at 7 p.m. Though she’s established a rabid international fanbase by playing rebellious Maya Hart on the popular Girl Meets World, music remains Carpenter’s...

  • The cocktail deck, Cheers! Just Because makes it easy to find the perfect cocktail to suit your mood. Courtesy photo.

    Cocktail Corner: Let Your Mood Inspire Your Cocktail

    A Spirited Toast to All Things Alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg  Feeling adventurous, naughty, flirty, insecure, sentimental or stressed? Have we got a cocktail for you. Author (Sanctuaria: The Dive Bar of Cocktail Bars) Matt Seiter, a certified bartender,...

  • Lil Buck, photo by Kyle Cordova.

    Lil Buck – A Jookin’ Jam Session

    JOOKIN’ (jook·in): A street dance style that emerged from Memphis, Tenn. Identified by its extremely intricate footwork and propensity for improvisation, seen by many as a descendant of hip-hop and jazz, with elements of ballet and modern dance.  See what...

  • Lightsculptures Studio, courtesy photo.

    Home: Functional Art by Lightsculptures

    By Nancy A. Shobe For two years in a row, Timothy Ferrie’s Lightsculptures has won the coveted international home improvement and interior design website recognition “Best of Houzz, Client Satisfaction Award” from houzz.com. It’s no surprise....


Finch & Fork Cocktails, courtesy photo.

Cocktail Corner: Welcoming Fall With Finch & Fork’s Joe Dohany

Oct 14

A Spirited Toast to All Things Alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg  The spirits of fall are in the air, and Finch & Fork has a friendly new face behind the bar with an...

Wine tasting, courtesy Santa Barbara Vintners Festival

Cocktail Corner: In the Beginning—The Early Years in the Santa Barbara Wine Country

A Spirited Toast to All Things Alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg  The history of Santa Barbara County’s wine industry takes center stage...

Oct 7


Los Angeles Guitar Quartet, photo by Jiro Schneider.

Los Angeles Guitar Quartet

Oct 24

October 28 Los Angeles Guitar Quartet For more than three decades on the concert stage, members of the Grammy award-winning Los Angeles Guitar Quartet have continually...

National Geographic Live: Bob Poole, courtesy photo.

Bob Poole on Paradise Reborn: Mozambique’s Gorongosa National Park

UCSB Arts & Lectures presents wildlife filmmaker Bob Poole delivering a National Geographic Live multimedia...

Oct 24