• Actress Rachel McAdams signs autographs for fans at the American Riviera Award at the Arlington Theater at the 31st Santa Barabara International Film Festival on February 5, 2016 in Santa Barbara, California. (Photo by Rebecca Sapp/Getty Images for Santa Barbara International Film Festival)

    Photo Gallery: SBIFF American Riviera Award, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams & Mark Ruffalo

    Michael Keaton and Rachel McAdams stormed the red carpet at the Arlington Theater  for the American Riviera Awards at the 31st annual Santa Barbara International Film Festival (SBIFF). McAdam‘s stunning Jonathan Simkhai gown dazzled the crowd as...

  • Actor Johnny Depp attends the Maltin Modern Master award tribute during the 31st Santa Barbara International Film Festival at the Arlington Theater on February 4, 2016 in Santa Barbara, California. (Photo by Mark Davis/Getty Images for Santa Barbara International Film Festival)

    Photo Gallery: SBIFF Maltin Modern Master Johnny Depp

    Excited fans packed the streets outside of the Arlington Theater anxiously awaiting the arrival of the recipient of this year’s Santa Barbara International Film Festival’s Maltin Modern Masters award, Johnny Depp. Depp greeted his screaming fans on...

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    Cameron Carpenter

    February 9 Cameron Carpenter Organist Cameron Carpenter’s work is revolutionary and exemplary. His album If You Could Read My Mind was No. 1 after its U.S. release. With original compositions, transcriptions and arrangements, his repertoire is the largest...

  • Actor Jeff Bridges and a fan take selfies at the opening night presentation of 'The Little Prince' at the Arlington Theater during the 31st Santa Barbara International Film Festival on February 3, 2016 in Santa Barbara California. (Photo by Rebecca Sapp/Getty Images for Santa Barbara International Film Festival)

    Photo Gallery: Santa Barbara International Film Festival Kicks off its 31st Year With...

    Jeff Bridges, was joined by co-star Mackenzie Foy and director Mark Osborne with a rollicking crowd and hundreds of onlookers at Santa Barbara’s historic Arlington Theater. Bringing up the lights in the auditorium to the full house, Santa Barbara...

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Rose & Hibiscus Martini | photo credit Alberto Battaglini

Cocktail Corner: Sip and Savor Valentine’s Day

Feb 5

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! by Leslie Dinaberg Whether you celebrate Valentine’s Day with your true love, or a true friend, our local watering holes...

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“Fesstivity” Sparkling Wines & Oysters at SB Wine Collective

On Feb. 11 from 5:30–8:30 p.m., join the Fess Parker family at the Santa Barbara Wine Collective (131 Anacapa St.) for the 2nd annual...

Feb 5

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Lisa Fischer, courtesy of UCSB Arts & Lectures.

Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton

Feb 11

UCSB Arts & Lectures presents Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton on Wed., Feb. 17 at 8 p.m. at UCSB Campbell Hall. Acclaimed singer in the Academy Award winning...

Actress Rachel McAdams signs autographs for fans at the American Riviera Award at the Arlington Theater at the 31st Santa Barabara International Film Festival on February 5, 2016 in Santa Barbara, California. (Photo by Rebecca Sapp/Getty Images for Santa Barbara International Film Festival)

Photo Gallery: SBIFF American Riviera Award, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams & Mark Ruffalo

Michael Keaton and Rachel McAdams stormed the red carpet at the Arlington Theater  for the American Riviera...

Feb 10