Monthly Events Calendar

OCTOBER 2022

Linden Ave, Carpinteria

Celebrate the avocado! Join California's largest free music festival with over 60 music acts on three stages. Visit the Expo Tent, home to avocado agricultural photos, historical photos, lessons in avocado grafting, and the largest avocado contest. Come hungry and enjoy some avocado creations!

Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club

Visit the Santa Barbara Polo & Racquet Club for a Sunday match, where ladies don their finest hats and gentlemen dress to the nines to watch the thrilling equine sport.

Lane Farms

Peruse the many pumpkins of different sizes, and indulge in a hayride, pet the farm animals, check out the tractors and farm equipment, educational displays, and corn maze.

Santa Barbara Bowl

Jack Johnson has released seven studio albums and two live albums that have sold over 25 million copies worldwide since 2001. His Brushfire Records label and touring crew have been leaders in the greening of the music industry and his All At Once social action network connects fans with local non-profits at each tour stop.

Various Locations Along State St.

 Pianos on State is a collaborative and interactive musical experience that spontaneously reintroduces music and art into people's everyday lives.

Paseo Nuevo

Participate in a variety of activities: open roller skating (roller skate rentals from Aloha Fun Center), jumbo chess, cornhole, bocce ball, VR games from MOXI Museum, pop-up table sampling, and more!

Santa Barbara Sailing Center

Join a unique experience aboard the Double Dolphin sailboat. See a Santa Barbara local musician perform while enjoying the sunset and soaking up the majestic views of the coastline. 

Old Mission Santa Ines

Taste wines from 50+ wineries and savor regional cuisine from dozens of restaurants, chefs, and food producers. Meet winemakers and winery owners first-hand.

La Cumbre Plaza

Go through a selection of pumpkins, squash, ornamental gourds, colorful Indian corn, corn stalks and hay bales for all your cooking, baking, carving and decorating needs! 

W. Cabrillo Blvd

The Santa Barbara Arts and Crafts Show is a piece of living history highlighting the creative talents of local artisans. The show is located on Cabrillo Boulevard from Stearns Wharf to Calle Cesar Chavez.

Carousel House

Join the Santa Barbara Beach Yoga’s newest venue for events along the beachfront, the historic Carousel House, for an immersive yoga and sound healing experience accompanied by the Full Moon.

Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History

Let yourself experience a stroll back in time with these hand-crafted moving animatronics that'll spark the imaginations of dinosaur-lovers of all ages.

21 E Canon Perdido St Suite 301

This will be a guided conversation featuring select leaders from our community to share thoughts and reflections based on the Arts & Lectures interview with David Gergen, author of the book  Hearts Touched with Fire: How Great Leaders are Made.

Santa Barbara Tasting Tours

This culinary experience offers an intimate food walking tour and gives guests an up close and personal look into the local food scene. The tour stops for taskings at six shops and restaurants.

Santa Barbara Harbor

Enjoy an abundance of sustainably harvested, high-quality seafood. Meet fishermen face-to-face. Select fresh-caught lobster and sea urchin “uni” and have them prepared on the spot. Visit specialty food booths for fish tacos, oysters, mussels, barbequed albacore, fresh crab, clam chowder and seafood paella.

Granada Theatre

In a spectacular tour-de-force Season Opening, The Symphony continues its impactful tradition of performing arts collaboration to create new experiences for the community.

17 Cats

Granada Theatre

CATS, the record-breaking musical spectacular by Andrew Lloyd Webber that has captivated audiences in over 30 countries and 15 languages, is now on tour across North America!

Carpinteria Community Library

The Carpinteria Writers Group has been in existence for nearly twenty years. Membership is free and open to the public. Poets, novelists,  bloggers, nonfiction writers, short story writers as well as people working on their memoirs are all welcome.

Santa Barbara Museum of Art

Can an artist create a portrait without a face, a body, or even a life story? Can an artist create a portrait that is not even recognizable as a portrait? The answer is yes. Explore this unusual idea of portraiture within this exhibition.

Wildling Museum of Art and Nature

Smith’s multisensory installation features flowing banners printed with Smith’s vivid abstract paintings inspired by daily walks along Santa Barbara’s More Mesa.

Paseo Nuevo

Local artisans and small business owners of Santa Barbara and surrounding areas gather to sell their wares in an open European style market. 

El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park

Farmer & the Flea brings artisans and makers, chefs, farmers, and bakers from all over the 805 to downtown Santa Barbara every month. It's a  bona fide good time for all.

1000 Alamo Pintado Road

Who’s ready for some Fall fun? The Solvang Farmer Pumpkin Patch is back with pumpkins, gourds, squash, corn stalks, hay bales, a kids maze and a 140-acre corn maze!

Lobero Theatre

Watch them as they are celebrate their 75th Anniversary, the Juilliard String Quartet draws on a deep and vital engagement to the classics, while embracing the mission of championing new works.

Santa Barbara Maritime Museum

The exhibition highlights more than 30 seascapes and ocean-themed landscapes by the renowned contemporary painter and Santa Barbara native. 

Arlington Theater

Its going to be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience Pink Floyd’s celebrated and significant early body of work.

Unbearable

Experience live comedy like never before. Get up close and personal with comedians straight off television.  

UCSB

The 24-hour Play Festival is a celebration of ingenuity, creativity, and collaboration that features the talents, skills, passion and perseverance of University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) students. In just 24-hours, brand new short plays are written, directed, acted, produced, and performed.

Elings Park

Bringing together the community on Halloween for a second time, Park Social's Fields of Funk is back! Live performances by Channel Tres, Franc Moody, and Flamingosis. Bring some lawn chairs and enjoy the food trucks, clothing vendors, art instillations and silent disco.

Santa Barbara Zoo

Time to get into the Halloween spirit as the Zoo transforms for safe, traffic free trick-or-treating and monsterous thrills and chills. Ticket includes Zoo train ride, scare zone, dance party, animal encounters, and bounce houses.

Institution Ale Co.

Come in costume and roam the lively State St by stopping in and out of 10+ bars and nightclubs with one all-access pass for Santa Barbara's first annual Halloween Pub Crawl!




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