Archive for the ‘To Do’ Category

  • April’s 1st Thursday Honors National Poetry Month

    Mar 27, 12 • Galleries, Web Exclusives

    Let Your Words Escape You at April’s Poetic 1st Thursday. Here’s what the Downtown Organization’s Kim Mercado has to say about some of the highlights of April’s 1st Thursday: Visit Downtown Santa Barbara for 1st Thursday, an evening...

  • “Lived-In” at the Anderson ART Collective in Carpinteria

    Mar 26, 12 • Galleries, Web Exclusives

    We’re looking forward to this Saturday (March 31 from 5-9 p.m.) when Anderson ART Collective presents “Lived-In,” a new concept pop-up show presenting a collection of new work by artist/designer couple Sean Anderson and Kimie Rosenthal. The...

  • En Fuego!

    Mar 15, 12 • Datebook, Events, Music, To Do

    Fiery Spanish Guitar and International Dance Troupe, Benise will take us on an unprecedented and epic adventure through Spanish Flamenco, Cuban Salsa, Argentinean Tango, Brazilian Samba, Indian Bollywood, Waltz, and African drumming this April.  The former...

  • Off the Wall at SBMA

    Mar 14, 12 • Datebook, Events, Fine Art, Fundraiser, Local Life, Nonprofits, To Do

      Join Santa Barbara Museum of Art supporters for a creative fundraiser, Off the Wall,on April 20, from 6-9 p.m. at the Ridley-Tree Education Center. The third annual rendition of this popular fundraiser features more than 100 regional artists and...

  • James Hapke Prints at The Arts Fund

    Mar 13, 12 • Datebook, Fine Art, Galleries, This Week in SB County, Ticker, To Do

    The Arts Fund will have a new exhibition of prints by the 2011 Individual Artists Award winner, James Hapke in the The Arts Fund Gallery from March 23- May 19. The exhibition will open with a public reception for the artist on Friday, March 23 from 5:30- 7:30...

  • Taste of the Nation to Support Foodbank

    Mar 12, 12 • Datebook, Eat, Fundraiser, Nonprofits, To Do

    Share Our Strength will hold its annual Taste of the Nation Santa Barbara on May 20, from 3-6 p.m. at the Montecito Country Club. At Taste of the Nation Santa Barbara attendees will enjoy tastings from the area’s top chefs and restaurants, and sample fine...

  • Wild & Scenic Film Festival

    Mar 11, 12 • Galleries

    The Wild & Scenic Film Festival will be held on March 23 and 24 from 7-10 p.m. at the Poinsettia Pavilion. This event is hosted by the Ventura Hillsides Conservancy. The evening will feature informative and innovative films, beer and wine, a raffle and...

  • Configuration at Center Stage Theatre

    Mar 8, 12 • Datebook, Theater, To Do

    Come experience Configuration this weekend,  the annual performance showcasing repertory from the Santa Barbara Dance Arts and Arts Mentorship student companies on March 9 and 10 at 7 p.m. This will be the 14th annual Configuration and the 11th at Center...

  • Jane Deering Gallery: The New MFAs

    Mar 7, 12 • Galleries

    The eighteen artists exhibited in the show are students pursuing their Master of Fine Arts (MFA) degree.  This intensive degree program allows students to fulfill their artistic potential.  The gallery, with work of students from both UC Santa Barbara and...

  • Horace Bristol Photos at Agriculture Museum

    Mar 7, 12 • Galleries

    Famed LIFE Magazine Photojournalist Horace Bristol’s compelling 1930’s photographs are on exhibit through May 20 at the Museum of Ventura County Agriculture in Santa Paula. Horace Bristol Photographs: Selections From the 1930s features not only work...