California News: Santa Barbara, Goleta, Carpinteria, Santa Ynez Valley, Solvang

Goleta Named A Safe City For Fourth Year In A Row

June 02, 2017

GOLETA, CA, June 21, 2017 – The City of Goleta received its second award this year for being one of the top safest cities to live in California. This is the 4th year in a row Goleta earned this honor from SafeWise, a community-focused security organization committed to increasing safety education, awareness, and preparedness.

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Old Spanish Days - August 2nd through 6th, 2017

June 02, 2017

Old Spanish Days - Fiesta
Santa Barbarans have long been proud of their city’s heritage from Spanish founders and from the Spanish, Mexican and North American pioneers who first settled here and built the city. The tradition of colorful music, dance, and song together with a spirit of friendliness, hospitality and tolerance are part of this heritage which the 2017 Fiesta “Old Spanish Days In Santa Barbara” this August 2-6 seeks to preserve and perpetuate.


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The 14th Annual California Wine Festival

June 02, 2017

Don’t miss the 14th Annual California Wine Festival in beautiful Santa Barbara, CA, one of the largest outdoor wine festivals in the state! Santa Barbara is the original home of the CWF, a spectacular gathering of wine, food, music and fun at the beach. A true world-class resort city, Santa Barbara attracts sophisticated visitors from around the world, many of whom spend a few days by the beach tasting great California wines. A hip crowd of thousands of wine lovers flock to the three-day festival, making this one of the most desirable consumer wine events of the year.

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2017 Fiesta Poster and Pin unveiled at La Primavera

June 02, 2017

SANTA BARBARA – On a perfect spring evening and at a lively La Primavera celebration transformed into an “Evening in Spain”, this year’s Fiesta La Presidente Rhonda Ledson Henderson unveiled the 2017 Fiesta Poster and Pin before a throng of local dignitaries, community leaders and supporters of Old Spanish Days Fiesta.

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Spirit and Junior Spirit of Old Spanish Days 2017 Crowned in Santa Barbara

April 17, 2017

The Spirit and Junior Spirit of Fiesta represent the charm and beauty of the culture of Old Spanish Days, a beloved annual Santa Barbara festival that takes place every early August celebrating the traditions of the American Indian, Spanish, Mexican, and early American settlers that comprise the rich cultural heritage of our community.

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March 16, 2017

If you would like to enjoy spectacular whale watching aboard the award-winning Condor Express in beautiful Santa Barbara, we have a limited number of $100 & $50 certificates available at 50% of their face value.

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