Posts Tagged ‘solvang’

  • Longtime Solvang Resident Named Grand Marshal for 76th Annual Danish Days

    Sep 11, 12 • Web Exclusives

    Few people know the ins and outs of Solvang as well as Agnes Larsen, a resident of the small Danish town for 52 years. Her presence in the breakfast tent turning aebleskiver or sifting powder sugar is a Solvang Danish Days staple. This year, she is being...

  • Artist Wesley Anderegg, photo by Mehosh.

    At Home on the Ranch with the Escape Artist

    Aug 29, 12 • Archives

    Story By Josef Woodard Photographs by Mehosh Getting to the home/studio/workshop/world headquarters of Wesley Anderegg is deceptively simple. You just get off the 101 at the landmark Pea Soup Andersen’s in Buellton, proceed several miles out of the township...

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for October

    Aug 29, 12 • Datebook

    Through November 18 The Dragon Awakens: Exhibit of George Stuart Manchu Figures Check out The Dragon Awakens exhibit at the Museum of Ventura Count, and see the one-quarter life-size figures portraying important figures in China during the Manchu Dynasty....

  • Little Women Opens Solvang Festival Theater Season

    Jun 15, 12 • To Do, Web Exclusives

    Louisa May Alcott’s beloved novel, Little Women, gets the broadway treatment with PCPA Theaterfest‘s charming production of Little Women: The Broadway Musical. This classic 1868-69 story of family, dreams and sisters doing it for themselves still...

  • Celebrate Midsummer’s Eve with “Midsommer Musik” in Solvang

    Jun 14, 12 • Web Exclusives

    On the third wednesday of every month, the little Danish village of Solvang hosts Third Wednesday–a day full of discounts and sales at over 60 of the town’s restaurants, wine-tasting rooms, and professional offices. And on June 20, the day will be...

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for July

    Apr 23, 12 • Datebook

    Through July 8 Headgear for Tony Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum (CAF) presents the work of MFA artists from UCSB’s  Department of Art graduate program featuring works by Tim Brown, Jared Flores, Emily Halbardier, Bessie Kunath, Jae Lee, Nick...

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for March

    Feb 1, 12 • Datebook

    March 1, 6-8 p.m. The Frameworks & Jane Deering Gallery Bring in your own artwork and Christi Westerhouse, a master framer, will take you through the many possibilities for framing your work.  Refreshments will be served and The Frameworks will offer a...

  • Photo Courtesy of VIsit Santa Ynez Valley

    2012 Visitor Guide now available

    Dec 10, 11 • Web Exclusives

    Be sure to pick up the newest edition of 2012 Solvang and the Santa Ynez Valley Visitors Guide before you plan your next visit to the valley. The new guide is a 52-page full-color, free publication encompassing the Santa Ynez Valley communities of Ballard,...

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for January

    Nov 3, 11 • Datebook

    January 6 Solvang Centennial Celebrations A day full of activities to celebrate the end of Solvang’s first century and the launch into its second century. Highlights include placement of a commemorative time capsule at 4 p.m. in Solvang Centennial Plaza...

  • Datebook Seasonal Events for December

    Nov 1, 11 • Datebook

    Through December 24, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Candy Cane Train Come ride this special version of the “Polar Express” each day throughout the holiday season. It may not travel through the Arctic, but this festive miniature train has been a fun ride for kids and...