• Joffrey Ballet, "Mammatus, photo by Cheryl Mann.

    Joffrey Ballet

    The world-renowned Joffrey Ballet comes to the Granada Theatre for two nights of incredible dance performances of works by George Balanchine and other acclaimed choreographers, presented by UCSB Arts & Lectures on Tuesday, March 5 and Wednesday, March 6...

  • Rodney's Vineyard at Fess Parker Winery. Photo courtesy of the Parker Family.

    Cocktail Corner: Fess Parker Winery’s 30th Anniversary

    A spirited toast to all things alcoholic!  By Leslie Dinaberg Marking the 30th anniversary of Fess Parker Winery, Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort honors the Parker Family-owned winery’s big milestone with an exclusive dinner, the “Fess Parker...

  • The work of artists at Slingshot Gallery is notable for its uninfluenced raw creativity. Each piece, whether it is a drawing, painting, sculpture or textile, tells a story reflecting the perspective an artist with disabilities. Photo by Chuck Graham.

    Legacies: The Artist’s Expression

    SlingShot Alpha Art Studio and Gallery Written and Photographed by Chuck Graham On a recent visit to the SlingShot Alpha Art Studio and Gallery, I was instantly captivated. As soon as I stepped inside the studio, my eyes took in the diversity of artwork...

  • R&D los olivos’s 350-sq. ft. space belies its largesse of artisanal treasures—jewelry, art and objets d’art that are as fascinating as the boutique’s owners—artist Diane Dorsey and acclaimed jazz musician and flugelhorn player Ron Helman. Courtesy photo.

    Local Lowdown: Treasure Hunting at R&D los olivos

    By Nancy A. Shobe Just east of the iconic flagpole in the center of Los Olivos’ downtown resides a postage-sized store with big design taste, R&D los olivos. ​R&D’s 350-sq. ft. space belies its largesse of artisanal treasures—jewelry, art and...

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Fri 19

Zedd

April 19 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Organizer: Goldenvoice
Sat 20

RÜFÜS DU SOL

April 20 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Organizer: Goldenvoice

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Rodney's Vineyard at Fess Parker Winery. Photo courtesy of the Parker Family.

Cocktail Corner: Fess Parker Winery’s 30th Anniversary

Mar 1

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic!  By Leslie Dinaberg Marking the 30th anniversary of Fess Parker Winery, Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort honors the...

Patrons enjoy the 2018 Women Winemakers Dinner. Photo by Deborah Chadsey, In Paradise Photography.

Cocktail Corner: Third Annual Women Winemakers Dinner

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic!  By Leslie Dinaberg International Women’s Day is coming up soon, and I can’t think of a...

Feb 22

Sama Sama, courtesy Santa Barbara Restaurant Week.

Local Dish: Santa Barbara Restaurant Week

Experience and explore the best of Santa Barbara’s food scene at a great price during the second annual Santa Barbara Restaurant...

Feb 20

Courtesy Santa Ynez Valley Wine Country Association.

Cocktail Corner: Wine Country Weekend

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! by Leslie Dinaberg President’s Day Weekend is also Wine Country Weekend from February 15-18 in...

Feb 15

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Lisa Genova, photo by Greg Mentzer.

Still Alice: Understanding Alzheimer’s 

Mar 7

“A masterpiece that will touch lives in ways none of us can even imagine. This book is the best portrayal of the Alzheimer’s journey that I have...

UCSB Music Department's Ensemble for Contemporary Music kicks off the Winter concert series on March 6. Courtesy photo.

UCSB Department of Music Winter Concert Series

Highlights include a “Tribute to Teachers” with the Chamber Choir and Women’s Chorus, Persian music and dance in...

Mar 5

CALM Celebrity Authors’ Luncheon

The Annual CALM Celebrity Authors’ Luncheon is always a lovely event to support a great cause. On March 16, more...

Mar 4

Joffrey Ballet, "Mammatus, photo by Cheryl Mann.

Joffrey Ballet

The world-renowned Joffrey Ballet comes to the Granada Theatre for two nights of incredible dance performances of works...

Mar 2