• S.Y. Kitchen's Sundown cocktail with rum, dry elderflower, strawberry, mint, basil, lime, photo by David Zepeda.

    Cocktail Corner: The Valley Cocktail Collection at S.Y. Kitchen

    A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! by Leslie Dinaberg Inspired by Santa Ynez Valley produce, herbs and botanicals, mix maestro Alberto Battaglini knocks it out of the park once again with these fantastic new cocktail concoctions at S.Y. Kitchen....

  • Bears Come Out of the Wild and into Sullivan Goss Gallery

    A few years ago, Sullivan Goss curator Susan Bush began to notice the number of artists regularly depicting bears in their works. Artists had begun to choose bears as their subject matter not only to show the profound beauty of the animal but also to raise...

  • Santa Barbara Polo & Wine Festival, photo by Andrew Thill.

    Cocktail Corner: Santa Barbara Polo & Wine Festival

    A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! by Leslie Dinaberg Get ready for another fun festival when the Santa Barbara Polo & Wine Festival returns to the Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club on Saturday, September 8. The festival combines polo, local...

  • Art Around Town: 17th ANNUAL OPEN STUDIOS TOUR

    Come and join the Santa Barbara Studio Artists (SBSA) for their 17th annual Open Studios Tour over the Labor Day Weekend. The two-day self-guided tour features a treasure trove of world-class, original visual art and access to over 30 of Santa Barbara’s...

Event Showcase

Fri 17

UCSB Summer Music Festival Presents Jonathan Morgan, Violist

August 17 @ 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Organizer: UCSB Department of Music
(805) 893-3230
Fri 17

23rd Annual Concerts in the Plaza

August 17 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Organizer: Downtown SLO
805-541-0286

Eat and Drink Eat and Drink

Chef Arthur Gonzalez, photo courtesy of Panxa Cocina.

The Bear and Star Hosts Acclaimed Chef Arthur Gonzalez for Chef’s Table Dinner Series

Aug 10

Los Olivos’ The Bear and Star has been serving exquisite meals of “Ranch Refined Cuisine” featuring various renowned chefs for their Chef’s Table Dinners. For...

S.Y. Kitchen's Sundown cocktail with rum, dry elderflower, strawberry, mint, basil, lime, photo by David Zepeda.

Cocktail Corner: The Valley Cocktail Collection at S.Y. Kitchen

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! by Leslie Dinaberg Inspired by Santa Ynez Valley produce, herbs and botanicals, mix...

Aug 10

The Bear and Star Summer BBQ Cooking Classes with Chef John Cox

Boost your culinary expertise and indulge in a wine-paired four-course dinner by signing up for one of The Bear and Star’s upcoming...

Aug 8

Santa Barbara Polo & Wine Festival, photo by Andrew Thill.

Cocktail Corner: Santa Barbara Polo & Wine Festival

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! by Leslie Dinaberg Get ready for another fun festival when the Santa Barbara Polo & Wine...

Aug 3

Local Life Local Life

Transition, by Sara Woodburn, 18” X 24,” completed in 2018 using the Japanese woodblock method called mokuhanga. Courtesy Art at the JCC.

Art at the JCC Presents: Santa Barbara Printmakers Exhibit

Aug 16

  Come support the Santa Barbara art community, and enjoy wine and appetizers by attending the Jewish Community Center (JCC’s) opening reception for the Santa...

Fess Parker Winery & Vineyard Movie Night to Support Old Yeller Ranch Rescue

Fess Parker Winery hosts a movie night under the stars on Saturday, August 18 from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. They will be...

Aug 15

Original Storm Reading cast, photo courtesy Lobero Theatre.

Celebrating Storm Reading

Join the Cottage Rehabilitation Hospital Foundation on Friday, September 21 at 7 p.m at the Lobero Theatre (33 E....

Aug 15

El Coyote, courtesy photo.

El Coyote & Fidel Rueda

  El Coyote and Fidel Rueda join forces on Friday, August 17 at 8 p.m. at the Chumash Casino Resort’s Samala...

Aug 14