Posts Tagged ‘downtown santa barbara’

  • Quick–Don’t miss the Quick Draw Art Festival

    Aug 17, 11 • Explore SB, Galleries, To Do

    The art scene has never been so action packed! Los Olivos’ 25th Annual Quick Draw Art Festival is here along with its main events—literally a “Quick Draw” creative challenge. Artists have only 60 minutes to create a painting, sculpture or drawing from...

  • First Thursday–Don’t Miss “Few Chosen by Many: A Berkus Selection” at Channing Peake Gallery

    Aug 31, 11 • Web Exclusives

    As always, there are LOTS of cool things to check out for tomorrow night’s First Thursday. High on our list is a very creative exhibition from Santa Barbara County Arts Commission,  Few Chosen by Many: A Berkus Selection, at Channing Peake Gallery...

  • First Impressions of 1st Thursday

    Nov 7, 11 • Web Exclusives

    By Jessica Oliveira Last Thursday I had the pleasure of attending my first “1st Thursday” on State Street. Despite the cold weather, there was still a very large turn out of locals and visitors wandering around the shops and venues. Music filled the...

  • Hampstead Village Has New Digs

    Nov 27, 11 • Explore SB

    The charming Hampstead Village now has a beautiful new location at 1100 State Street on the corner of Figeuroa in downtown Santa Barbara.     In addition to a wide variety of Fine British Goods they also now offer Floris perfumes and aftershaves....

  • Santa Barbara Fresh

    Dec 6, 11 • Eat, Local Dish, Read, SEASONS Magazine

    The Culinary Culture section of Santa Barbara Seasons Magazine Winter 2011/12 issue features local dish about new foodie favorites Casa Blanca Restaurant & Cantina, Le Cafe Stella, El Taco Tequila Taqueria, Cadiz, Padaro Beach Grill, Seagrass Restaurant...

  • January 1st Thursday Highlights

    Dec 31, 11 • Web Exclusives

    January 5th is 1st Thursday, an evening filled with FREE art, culture, music and fun, including more than 25 cultural art venues eager to show off exciting new exhibits, welcoming artist receptions, intriguing demonstrations and energetic live music....

  • Film Festival–and Film Feast–Start Tonight

    Jan 26, 12 • Eat, Web Exclusives

    The Film Festival starts tonight and so does the “Film Feast.” We got a special taste last week of some of the delicious things our local restaurants will be offering for their three-course tasting menus and you are definitely in for a treat!...

  • 5/K Walk and Run Supports Mental Wellness

    Apr 12, 12 • Uncategorized

    The Mental Wellness Center (previously the Mental Health Association in Santa Barbara County) welcomes the community to participate in its First Annual Walk for Mental Wellness on Sunday, May 6. Walkers and runners are encouraged to form teams or sign up...

  • “3” on Exhibit at SBTC

    Apr 12, 12 • Galleries, Web Exclusives

    The works of Martha Ensign Johnson, Amber O’Neill and Michele Zuzalek will be on display from April 13 through May 5 at the Tennis Club of Santa Barbara. The club, which features new artists on the second Friday of every month, will host an artist reception...

  • Local Bank Recognized For Innovative Thinking

    Apr 19, 12 • Uncategorized

    Recognized for its innovative and original recapitalization strategy, the Bank of Santa Barbara won the “Under $150 Million in Assets” category of Western Independent Bankers and BDO’s 1st Annual Innovative Community Banks of the Year Awards. The Bank...