Calendar of Events

Don’t let summer slip away without trying these uniquely Santa Barbara events and activities, only available during the month of August.

Can't Miss Events


Picnic Concert Series

Enjoy your picnic in the beautiful atmosphere of the Academy of the West’s Miraflores campus and then enter Hahn Hall for a magical evening of talented solos, duets, trios, quartets, and more.

Santa Barbara Arts & Crafts Show

Every Sunday along the Santa Barbara Waterfront, don’t miss the Arts & Crafts Show filled with hand-crafted items from local artists. Since 1965, the Show has been a must-see with art of all mediums from painting, photography, sculpture, ceramics, jewelry, clothing and more.

Santa Barbara Greek Festival

The Santa Barbara Greek Festival evokes the sights, sounds and tastes that define the traditional Greek way of life. Stroll through Santa Barbara’s beautiful Oak Park, and experience the simple pleasures of life in a Greek village.

Dignatarios

Throw on a gaucho hat, shine up those dancing shoes, and bring an appetite for fun. Celebracion de los Dignatarios kicks off Fiesta week with the wildest party in SB, including the infamous “digs” margaritas, ice cold beer, and tasty regional wines.

Old Spanish Days Fiesta

Old Spanish Days Fiesta draws large and loyal crowds to Santa Barbara year after year, in celebration of Santa Barbara’s heritage and traditions. The streets of SB are bursting with music, dancing, time-honored traditions, authentic cuisine, and so much more.

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