• Finch & Fork Bloody Mary, courtesy photo.

    Cocktail Corner: Brunch at Finch & Fork

    A Spirited Toast to All Things Alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg   While nothing says “bloody good brunch” like a Bloody Mary, Finch & Fork bartender Joe Dohany has it up a notch with some cocktails designed especially for day drinking. New to...

  • Macarons from Le Macaron, courtesy of Le Macaron Santa Barbara

    Santa Barbara Welcomes Le Macaron

    This past Spring, Paseo Nuevo welcomed the decadent French sweet shop Le Macaron to Santa Barbara. This is a unique addition to the city of Santa Barbara because it is the only pastry shop of its kind. Alongside their namesake, Le Macaron offers air...

  • SBIFF Showcases Most Popular Films at the Free 3rd Weekend

    The highly anticipated Santa Barbara International Film Festival has officially wrapped, but the film reels will continue rolling on February 17, 18 and 19 at the Festival’s 3rd Weekend.  Over the course of two weeks, Santa Barbara saw and...

  • SBIFF 2017 Award Winning Films + Additional Screenings

    The Santa Barbara International Film Festival (SBIFF) announces its winning recipients for  2017 Award Winning Films. Awards are given out individually and the decorations culminate with the prestigious Audience Choice Award; this year, MY HERO BROTHER took...

EAT & DRINK EAT & DRINK

Finch & Fork Chefs Raise Money to Fight Child Hunger

Feb 18

Chefs are stepping out of the kitchen on May 16, 17 and 18 to embark on a 300 mile bike ride with Chefs Cycle.  For the third year in a row, over 250 chefs will push...

Finch & Fork Bloody Mary, courtesy photo.

Cocktail Corner: Brunch at Finch & Fork

A Spirited Toast to All Things Alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg   While nothing says “bloody good brunch” like a Bloody Mary,...

Feb 17

EXPLORE & ENJOY EXPLORE & ENJOY

(L-R): Anne Petersen, Steve Hausz (the book’s designer), Mary Louise Days (co-author), Michael Imwalle, Donald Sharpe, Stella Larson, Richard Oglesby (co-author) and Terease Chin. Photo by Clint Weisman.

S.B. Conservancy Honored for Santa Barbara ~ A Guide to El Pueblo Viejo

Feb 19

The Santa Barbara Conservancy is this year’s recipient of the George and Vivian Obern Preservation Stewardship Award for the well-received book, Santa Barbara —A...

Cancer and the Gene: Past, Present and Future

On Thursday, February 23, UCSB Arts & lectures presents a lecture titled Cancer and the Gene: Past, Present and...

Feb 19