• Christopher Titus, courtesy photo

    Christopher Titus’ “Angry Pursuit of Happiness”

    Sep 22

    Kids learn that “honesty is the best policy” at an early age, but for comedians to learn that lesson can take a little longer. Before his breakout one-man show “Norman Rockwell is Bleeding” in 2004, comedian Christopher Titus admits, ” I...

  • Bottomless Bellini Brunch at Belmond El Encanto. Photo by Leslie Dinaberg.

    Cocktail Corner: Bottomless Bellini Brunch at Belmond El Encanto

    Sep 19

    A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg It’s tough to improve upon the spectacular ocean and mountain views from the terrace at Belmond El Encanto, but the amazing Bottomless Bellini Brunch—available Sundays from 11 a.m.–2...

  • Stewart MacDougall, photo by Leela Cyd

    Stewart Macdougall’s Garden of Earthly Delights

    Sep 1

        Story by D.J. Palladino • Photographs by Leela Cyd It’s hard to argue with a man who manages to drag you off across a large lawn on his eight-acre estate to stand underneath a 15-foot half-constructed sculpture somewhere between a dreidl and...

  • Villa Di Serenita, photo by Patricia Houghton Clarke

    Architecture as Fine Art: Villa Di Serenita

    Sep 1

      Story by Jane Ellison • Photographs by Patricia Houghton Clarke  “It’s my intent that every house I design appears to have occupied the site forever.” —Michael DeRose Driving up the winding road to Nancy and Bill Kimsey’s home feels as...

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Courtesy Crown the Town

Fork Fest 2 features delicious eats from SB Tamales 2 Go, Blue Tavern, The Black Sheep and more!

Sep 23

The second annual Fork Fest is this weekend on Saturday, September 27 from noon to 4 p.m. at Chase Palm Park.  This hip, fun event brings some of the best local...

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SOL Food Festival is Back

Santa Barbara may be known for its bright blue beaches, but Santa Barbara is becoming more and more known for going green and getting...

Sep 20

Bottomless Bellini Brunch at Belmond El Encanto. Photo by Leslie Dinaberg.

Cocktail Corner: Bottomless Bellini Brunch at Belmond El Encanto

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg It’s tough to improve upon the spectacular ocean and mountain views...

Sep 19

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Bottomless Bellini Brunch at Belmond El Encanto. Photo by Leslie Dinaberg.

Cocktail Corner: Bottomless Bellini Brunch at Belmond El Encanto

Sep 19

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! By Leslie Dinaberg It’s tough to improve upon the spectacular ocean and mountain views from the terrace at Belmond El...

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Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co. Hosts FigtoberFest

Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co. celebrates their second annual FigtoberFest on September 20 and 27 at the Buellton and...

Sep 18

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Epicure.sb Celebrates Santa Barbara Cuisine and Culture

Every day of October will highlight Santa Barbara’s best cuisine at the month-long epicure.sb food festival....

Sep 15