• Winemaker Dieter Cronje and Matt Murphy in Presqu’ile Vineyards, photo by Bob Holmes, courtesy Presqu'ile.

    Cocktail Corner: Wine World News & Happenings

    Presqu’ile Winery scores big in National Tasting Room Rankings, releases Rescue Wine Collection; The Pillars Wines showcase Bien Nacido Estate; Brick Barn Wine Estate Scores Big in Competition; Guarachi Wine Partners Acquires Parker Station; Cambria...

  • The Blind Boys of Alabama, courtesy UCSB Arts & Lectures.

    The Blind Boys of Alabama

    UCSB Arts & Lectures presents The Blind Boys of Alabama Holiday Show featuring Ruthie Foster on Sun., Dec. 16, at 7 p.m. at UCSB Campbell Hall. One year to the originally-scheduled date, they are thrilled to welcome back this roof-raising music event!...

  • Everybody Dance Now! courtesy photo.

    Everybody Dance Now! Holiday Performance

    Looking for a fun, holiday performance to take the kids to? Everybody Dance Now! Invites you and your family to the Everybody Dance Now! Holiday Performance on Friday, December 14 at 5:30 p.m. at the Santa Barbara County Education Office Auditorium (4400...

  • The comfy blanket sweatshirt (https://thecomfy.com/), courtesy photo.

    Web Exclusive: (More) Winter Gifts That Keep on Giving

    When it comes to the holiday season, too much of a good thing can be wonderful! Which is why we have even more great winter gift ideas than we could fit into print. From stocking stuffers and tasty treats, to great books and gifts that keep on...

Event Showcase

Sat 15

Quire of Voyces | Mysteries of Christmas

December 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sun 16

The Blind Boys of Alabama Holiday Show

December 16 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Organizer: UCSB Arts & Lectures
805/893-3535

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Winemaker Dieter Cronje and Matt Murphy in Presqu’ile Vineyards, photo by Bob Holmes, courtesy Presqu'ile.

Cocktail Corner: Wine World News & Happenings

Dec 14

Presqu’ile Winery scores big in National Tasting Room Rankings, releases Rescue Wine Collection; The Pillars Wines showcase Bien Nacido Estate; Brick Barn Wine Estate...

The World of Pinot Noir takes place Feb. 28 – Mar. 2 at the Ritz-Carlton Bacara Santa Barbara. Courtesy photo.

Cocktail Corner: 2019 World of Pinot Noir

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! by Leslie Dinaberg Looking for a special gift for that special wine lover? Tickets to the 2019...

Dec 7

Chocolate in my Peanut Butter, photo courtesy Finch & Fork.

Cocktail Corner: Seasonal Sips & Bites at Finch & Fork

A spirited toast to all things alcoholic! by Leslie Dinaberg We got the chance to taste Finch & Fork’s seasonal cocktail menu and...

Nov 30

Local Dish: An Edible Tribute to Hanukkah

As my grandmother used to say, the best way to come to Hanukkah feast is to come hungry! That advice definitely still holds for next...

Nov 30

Local Life Local Life

The Blind Boys of Alabama, courtesy UCSB Arts & Lectures.

The Blind Boys of Alabama

Dec 14

UCSB Arts & Lectures presents The Blind Boys of Alabama Holiday Show featuring Ruthie Foster on Sun., Dec. 16, at 7 p.m. at UCSB Campbell Hall. One year to the...

Julie Nadel with veterans in the Nadel Lobby at the SBCC VETREPRENEUR LAUNCH, photo by All Stages Marketing.

Vetrepreneur LAUNCH Event at SBCC Honors Local Veterans

A wonderful event and further development recently took place with the Jack & Julie Nadel School of Business &...

Dec 13

Toad&Co.'s "Save the Planet. Wear Sustainable." cross-country mobile tour comes to Topa Topa Dec. 12. Courtesy photo.

Toad&Co’s “Save The Planet. Wear Sustainable” at Topa Topa

Santa Barbara-based outdoor-lifestyle apparel brand Toad&Co is taking its brand on the road, trekking cross-country...

Dec 12

Kalinka plays the Mercury Lounge on Dec. 22. Courtesy photo.

Kalinka at the Mercury Lounge

Albanian-born violin wizard Besnik Yzeiri  joins local fave Kalinka, a klezmer-balkan-gypsy swing band, at the Mercury...

Dec 11