5. Stephen Stills and Judy Collins

Friday, September 22 at 8:00 PM

Arlington Center for the Performing Arts, 1317 State St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101

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Judy Collins and Stephen Stills first met in 1967 and quickly fell into a tumultuous love affair that would be immortalized in Stephen’s song “Suite: Judy Blue Eyes.” Out September 22 on Wildflower / Cleopatra Records, ‘Stills & Collins’ marks the first album the two icons and longtime friends have recorded together. The loving, playful and emotional album finds Judy and Stephen performing refreshed versions of songs that tie their whimsical 50-year history together, plus a brand new song penned by Judy for this album, and a refined take by both artists on classics by Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, Traveling Wilburys and more. Judy and Stephen have announced their first-ever tour together as well, which begins July 26 and goes through Fall 2017.

4. Santa Barbara Heart Walk

Saturday, September 23 at 8:30 AM

633 E. Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara, CA 93103

Bring friends, family or co-workers to enjoy a morning 5K walk along the beautiful beach, heart health education, health screenings and more while raising funds and awareness for heart disease and stroke!

3. Santa Barbara Art Walk

September 23 - 24 from 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, 2559 Puesta Del Sol Road, Santa Barbara, CA 93105

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Once again, the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History and the Museum League present Artwalk at its Mission Creek campus on Saturday and Sunday, September 23 and 24. Enjoy the Indoor Show which features The Oak Group, respected as one of the country’s first group of painters for the preservation of endangered landscapes, as well as other artists of note. There will be a limited Outdoor Show of invited and award-winning artists. A no-host wine bar will be available. All works displayed at the show are for sale and proceeds help support Museum programs.

2. Tower of Power

Saturday, September 23, 2017 at 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Granada Theatre, 1214 State St., Santa Barbara, CA 93101

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For almost 50 years, Tower of Power has been creating and performing their unique brand of soul music before sold-out crowds all over the world. Formed from a chance meeting between Emilio Castillo and Stephen “Doc” Kupka in 1968, Tower of Power is a rhythm and blues band best known for their brass section, who have become some of the most successful and most prolific collaborators in R& B history. From their first album East Bay Grease, to any of the numerous hit songs including “You Got to Funkifize,” “What Happened to the World That Day?,” “You’re Still a Young Man,” “So Very Hard to Go,” “This Time It’s Real,” and many more, Tower of Power continues to create their own brand of soul and R&B.

1. Equinox: A Concert in Celebration of the Changing Seasons

Sunday, September 24 at 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Santa Barbara Revels, 123 East Canon Perdido Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

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Join Music Director Erin McKibben and guest artists for an enchanting evening of divine music and delectable refreshment, as Santa Barbara Revels marks our own change of seasons by performing Celtic favorites and haunting Highland music from last year’s Scottish version of ‘The Christmas Revels’ as well as the music of Early California featured in this year’s original show. Our new production will be set in the Rancho period of the 1830s and includes mission music, sea shanties and special Spanish selections played on traditional instruments. Enjoy a varied selection of music from these diverse sources and join the artists for a Courtyard reception.

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