• 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...

  • 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 better way to toast the occasion than by attending the third annual Santa Barbara County Women Winemakers Dinner....

  • Snarky Puppy, courtesy photo.

    Snarky Puppy

    UCSB Arts & Lectures presents Snarky Puppy, one of the hottest jazz/R&B outfits on the planet, a three-time Grammy Award-winning group coming to Santa Barbara with an irresistible mix of funk, fever and finesse on Sun., Feb. 24,  at 7 p.m. at...

  • Intersections, photo by Matt Perko.

    Intersections: an Evening of Chamber Music and Dance

    Collaborative concert to explore intersections of chamber music and dance with original choreography set to contemporary music by David Lang, Andy Akiho, William Bret Dietz, and more The UC Santa Barbara Department of Music and Department of Theater and Dance...

Event Showcase

Sat 23

Santa Barbara Music Club Free Concert

February 23 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Organizer: Santa Barbara Music Club
805/617-3401
Sun 24

Snarky Puppy

February 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Organizer: UCSB Arts & Lectures
(805) 893-3535

Eat and Drink Eat and Drink

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

Cocktail Corner: Third Annual Women Winemakers Dinner

Feb 22

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 better way to toast the occasion...

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

MaxPixel courtesy photo.

Cocktail Corner: Santa Barbara Winter Wine Walk

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! by Leslie Dinaberg This weekend (Sunday Feb. 10, from 3-6 p.m.), is the Santa Barbara Winter...

Feb 8

Local Life Local Life

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

Feb 23

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....

Snarky Puppy, courtesy photo.

Snarky Puppy

UCSB Arts & Lectures presents Snarky Puppy, one of the hottest jazz/R&B outfits on the planet, a three-time...

Feb 22

Intersections, photo by Matt Perko.

Intersections: an Evening of Chamber Music and Dance

Collaborative concert to explore intersections of chamber music and dance with original choreography set to...

Feb 21

Adrian Vogal, photo by Nicole Berry.

Women in Science Photo Exhibition at MOXI

A new limited-time photo exhibition called “Women in Science” opens this week at MOXI, The Wolf Museum of...

Feb 21