Archive for the ‘Web Exclusives’ Category

  • Lakey Peterson Launches “Surf 4 Water”

    Aug 3, 12 • Web Exclusives

    Santa Barbara’s professional surfer Lakey Peterson has joined Hands 4 Others (H4O) in attempt to bring clean water to six villages in Rote, Indonesia.  Lakey’s fundraiser, “Surf 4 Water” encourages kids to raise any amount of money for the project....

  • New Pieces at the “Summer Art in the Garden” Exhibit

    Aug 2, 12 • Web Exclusives

    Three new artworks are making their way to the “Summer Art in the Garden” exhibit at the Santa Barbara Botanic Garden.  This exhibit features art of California’s native plants and panoramas, and now joining is stained glass-on-glass works by...

  • School Supplies Needed!

    Aug 2, 12 • Web Exclusives

    Donate school supplies to help local homeless and foster youth with Santa Barbara Partners in Education. Students are especially in need of flash drives, backpacks (especially black backpacks for high school students), pens, pencils, and notebooks.  Your...

  • Macduff Everton Book Signing: The Modern Maya

    Aug 1, 12 • To Do, Web Exclusives

    Macduff Everton, our spring cover subject, signs his most recent book, The Modern Maya, August 2 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art. As a skilled photographer, Everton has spent over 40 years living and working among the Maya.  This book...

  • Fiesta Week’s 1st Thursday

    Aug 1, 12 • Web Exclusives

    Kick off the 88th annual Old Spanish Days by celebrating this month’s 1st Thursday event, with more than 30 cultural art venues! Get your sombrero ready for artists’ receptions, live music, and exciting new exhibits. Dance on down to TonyRay’s...

  • Inner-City Youths Visit UCSB for a College Experience They’ll Never Forget

    Jul 31, 12 • Web Exclusives

    One hundred and fifty middle school students from deserving communities in LA were given the chance to experience college this week through After-School All-Stars Los Angeles, Arnold Schwarzenegger’s charity aiding inner-city youths. These lucky 150 are...

  • A Restoration Grant Keeps the ‘Jewel of the Gaviota Coast’ Sparkling

    Jul 26, 12 • Web Exclusives

    Environmentally conscious as we Santa Barbarans are, it always brings a smile to our faces to know that our community is helping preserve the extensive wildlife that makes Santa Barbara so beautiful and unique. The Goleta Valley Land Trust has made efforts to...

  • Deviating from the Norm: A Temporary Art Gallery Pops Up in Paseo Nuevo

    Jul 26, 12 • Galleries, Web Exclusives

    Pop-up restaurants have been all-the-rage in recent times, but a different sort of pop-up venue is coming to Santa Barbara. A 4,000 square foot store front will become a temporary Santa Barbara gallery this August 2-8, with different mediums being represented...

  • Opa! Greek Festival This Weekend at Oak Park

    Jul 25, 12 • To Do, Web Exclusives

    There’s no better time to be Greek for the weekend than the Santa Barbara Greek Festival, and it’s this Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. at Oak Park. Enjoy live music, authentic food, traditional folk dancing, homemade pastries and much...

  • Experience the Coast Like Never Before at Marcia Burtt Studio

    Jul 25, 12 • Galleries, Web Exclusives

    Artists in Santa Barbara love to celebrate the beauty and majesty of our coastline, and Marcia Burtt Studio’s newest exhibition, Coast, does just that. Eight artists come together to capture  the magnificence of the California coastline, particularly the...