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    Santa Barbara County Riding Club Hunter/Jumper Horse Show
  Earl Warren Showgrounds, 3400 Calle Real, Santa Barbara CA
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Santa Barbara County Riding Club Hunter/Jumper Horse Show Hours: 8:00am - End of Classes. Admission: FREE. Parking: FREE. www.sbcrc.com   
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Earl Warren Showgrounds
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    "Award Winning" Country Wine Tasting Tour
  Captain Jack's Tours, 933 Castillo St., Santa Barbara CA
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Our most popular tour and an experience you will never forget! This wine country tour will escort your party out of Santa Barbara and through the Los Padres National Forest, offering amazing views of mountains, lakes and sprawling hills. You'll enjoy 2 wine tasting stops before heading to an olive oil and vinegar tasting at an actual olive farm (time permitting). We then head into the famous wine country town of Santa Ynez for lunch at Trattoria Grappolo. (Lunch not included in the price. Monday a different lunch location will be chosen.) After lunch we will head into the Santa Rita Hills wine region where you will taste at 2 of the area's top estate wineries. The Santa Rita Hills region is famous for their Pinot Noir & Syrah wines. As we return to Santa Barbara you will be treated to breathtaking views as we descend the mountain while overlooking the ocean, the islands and the American Riviera. (Sometimes the itinerary will be in reverse.) The price includes door to door transportation, as well as all tasting fees. We start this tour between 9:00 & 9:30 and drop back off around 4:00 & 4:30. This is a one of a kind experience for those looking for that "special" day. Captain Jack guarantees it!   
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Captain Jack's Tours
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    Heaven on Earth Kayak/Horseback Ride Tour-- Kim Kardashian rode this ride!
  Captain Jack's Tours, 933 Castillo St., Santa Barbara CA
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This may well be the closest to "heaven" you will ever get…in this lifetime. Captain Jack's Tours is proud to offer our newest and most breathtaking tour ever.   
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Captain Jack's Tours
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Guided Horseback Ride -- This is the ride Kim Kardashian rode!
  Captain Jacks Tours, 933 Castillo St., Santa Barbara CA
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Guided Horseback Ride! Get along little doggie & hold on to your hats! Experiance the Wild West of yesteryear...today. Ride through the forest & enjoy beautiful ocean views.   ($65.00
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Captain Jack's Tours
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    SEA CENTER CLOSED FOR RENOVATION
  Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center, 211 Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara CA
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The Sea Center will be closed October 22-31, 2014 for renovation.   ($closed - $closed)
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Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center
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The Bird Man: John Gould & his Illustrators
  Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, 2559 Puesta del Sol Road, Santa Barbara CA
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England’s prolific publisher of books on birds in the nineteenth century relied on a succession of talented artists to bring his vision to reality. John Gould’s passion for Ornithology is explored in this survey of his life and work.   ($7 - $12)
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Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
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The Interactive Pumpkin Patch
  Earl Warren Showgrounds, 3400 Calle Real, Santa Barbara CA
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Hours: Mon.-Thurs. 12:00pm - 7:00pm, Fri. & Sat. 10:00am - 9:00pm, Sun. 10:00am - 8:00pm. Admission: FREE. Parking: FREE. Contact: (805)705-9448   
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Earl Warren Showgrounds
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Goleta/Camino Real Farmers Market
  Camino Real Marketplace, 7004 Marketplace Drive, Goleta CA
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Certified Farmers Market - in front of Borders Books. Sundays. Rain or shine. All year round. 10 AM - 2 PM.   
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Santa Barbara Certified Farmers Market
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Island Whale Watch
  Condor Express - SEA Landing, 301 W. Cabrillo Blvd., Santa Barbara CA
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The great whales have rediscovered Santa Barbara. Over 27 species of whales, dolphins and porpoises come to our channel each year since 1990 to feed, mate and frolic... which makes Santa Barbara one of the best year 'round whale watching areas in the world. Our trips depart daily at 10am, returning at 2:30pm on the incredible CONDOR Express, one of the finest whale watching vessels in the world.   ($50.00 - $99.00)
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Condor Express - SEA Landing
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    Harbor Kayak Tour
  Boat Launch (S.B. Harbor), Between Sea Landing & Sail Center, Santa Barbara CA
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Captain Jacks Santa Barbara Tours conducts guided 1.5 - 2 hour kayak tours of the Santa Barbara Harbor at 10:30 & 1:30 daily. Experience California's most beautiful harbor on this fun and easy tour. Our professionally guided tour includes a kayak lesson/briefing, all kayak gear and paddles. This tour is the perfect introduction to kayaking and is fun for the entire family.    ($40
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Captain Jack's Tours
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    Contemporary/Modern: Selections from the Permanent Collection
  Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1130 State Street, Santa Barbara CA
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"Contemporary/Modern" brings together a selection of significant painting and sculpture from the Museum’s permanent collection. Works in the exhibition date from 1958 to 2014, and together highlight the persistent influence of modernism. The most recent works inventively reference and reinterpret the past—including both popular and obscure forms of painting, architecture, and design. The earliest works, each part of significant movements in abstract painting, articulate reductive forms suggesting a distinctively utopian view of the future. By sampling and mixing substantial works of the present with the past, this installation aims to provide a glimpse into an ongoing and dynamic dialogue between the two. Featuring eleven works by eight artists of national and international renown: Helen Frankenthaler, Guy Goodwin, Frederick Hammersley, Josiah McElheny, John McLaughlin, Jorge Pardo, Larry Poons, and Lucas Samaras.   
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Santa Barbara Museum of Art
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Beguiled by the Wild-ling: The Art of Charley Harper
  Wildling Museum, 1511-B Mission Drive, Solvang CA
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Explore the whimsical and graphic art of Ohio artist Charley Harper at the Wildling Museum. Over 30 original artworks and serigraphs will be on display for the first showing of Harper's on the West Coast in years! The exhibition also includes craft activities for kids of all ages!   ($5.00 - $0)
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Wildling Museum
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$75 Beer Tour
  Captain Jack's Tours, 933 Castillo St., Santa Barbara CA
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Santa Barbara County may be known for it's wine, but that's not the only locally-produced beverage receiving raves. The region's micro-breweries give beer lovers a tasting trail of their own. You'll enjoy tastings at 3 of the areas micro breweries. At one of the stops you'll be given time to enjoy a great lunch. (2 person minimum 4 person minimum on Saturdays. Tour includes all tasting fee's & door to door transportation anywhere in Santa Barbara.   
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Captain Jack's Tours
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$60 Wine Tour
  Captain Jack's Tours, 933 Castillo St., Santa Barbara CA
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We'll escort you to 3 wine tasting destinations in one of our comfortable SUVs or vans. You'll enjoy tastings at 3 of the following locations: Summerland Winery tasting room, Carr Winery, Oreana Winery, Kalyra tasting room, Santa Barbara Winery, Kunin/Westerly or Coastal Winery. You will also enjoy an olive oil and vinegar tasting. The tour includes a stop for lunch at the Bay Roadhouse or Pierre Lafond Bistro. This tour does not go into the Santa Ynez Valley, so we do not see vineyards. Includes all Wine Tasting Fees and Transportation.   ($60
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Captain Jack's Tours
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Wine Tasting With the Winter Pass
Various Tasting Rooms in the Santa Ynez Valley, multiple, Santa Ynez CA
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Wine Tasting All Winter Long with The Winter Pass October 15, 2014-January 31, 2015 One Pass--One Price--15 Wineries! The Winter Pass is the ticket to fabulous wine tasting at the premier boutique wineries of California’s Santa Ynez Valley. For just $40, tasters receive one wine tasting at 15 of the Santa Ynez Valley Wine Country Association tasting rooms. The Winter Pass is valid from October 15, 2014 through January 31, 2015. Reservations are not required and there are no blackout dates. Passes expire when all 15 tastings have been used, or on January 31, 2015--whichever occurs first. Winter Pass holders also receive discounts and offers from local business partners, including restaurants and transportation companies. Winter Passes are available for $40 online at www.santaynezwinecountry.com. Participating wineries: Alexander & Wayne, Arthur Earl, The Brander Vineyard, Buttonwood Farm Winery, Casa Cassara Wines, Cimarone & 3CV Wines, Daniel Gehrs Wines, Dreamcote Wine Company, Imagine Wine, Lucas & Lewellen, Lucky Dogg Winery, Rideau Vineyard, Standing Sun Wines, Toccata Wines, and Toretti Family Vineyard. Savor the tastes of the Santa Ynez Valley Wine Country all winter long. Makes a great gift, too!    ($40 - $45)
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Santa Ynez Valley Wine Country Association
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    Twinkle Twinkle for Little Stars
  Gladwin Planetarium - SB Museum of Natural History, 2559 Puesta del Sol Road, Santa Barbara CA
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  Planetarium Show 
This presentation for families with children five years and under features a different topic every week. Come back again and again to learn about stars, planets, constellations, and more!   ($0 - $4)
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Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
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    Sea Stories
  Ty Warner Sea Center (211 Stearns Wharf), State St & W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara CA
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Sea Stories Join us Sundays at 11:30AM Enjoy interactive story readings perfect for families. Included with admission.    
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Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center
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    Cosmic Safari
  Gladwin Planetarium - SB Museum of Natural History, 2559 Puesta del Sol Road, Santa Barbara CA
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Travel to yet undiscovered planets in the far reaches of space to search for life in the universe. In differing environmental conditions, you'll discover what living creatures might look like on worlds very different from our own. From the giant insect-like life forms on low-gravity planets to the highly muscular star-shaped creatures on high-gravity worlds, Cosmic Safari transforms scientific theory into exotic worlds filled with fantastic creatures never before imagined.    ($0 - $4)
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Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
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Día de los Muertos Craft Day
  Casa de la Guerra, 15 East De La Guerra Street, Santa Barbara CA
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Celebrate Día de los Muertos, "Day of the Dead," with a free family craft workshop at Casa de la Guerra in downtown Santa Barbara. Discover the fascinating history of this special holiday while decorating sugar skulls, creating block prints and tin art, and more. An exhibit of ofrendas by Presidio Descendant Families will be on display. Traditional Día de los Muertos refreshments, including pan de muerto and Mexican hot chocolate, will be served.   
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Casa de la Guerra
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Segway Sight Seeing Tours (Various Times)
  Boat Launch (S.B. Harbor), Sail Center, Santa Barbara CA
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Get ready for a totally new experience unlike anything you've ever tried. The Segway HT is perfect for touring Santa Barbara. Choose from 4 guided segway tours (prices vary) taking place daily. Your guide will cover the history of Santa Barbara as well as some of the more current points of interest along the way. Tours are offered every day by reservation only. All tours include a lesson and all necessary gear. Renters must be 14 years or older. Call for more information and availability.    ($40
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Captain Jack's Tours
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Sailing Cruises (Various Times)
  Boat Launch (S.B. Harbor), Sail Center, Santa Barbara CA
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The perfect way to end your day in Santa Barbara. You'll experience a fun and exciting cruise while enjoying beautiful views of the coast and the channel islands. This 50' Catamaran offers 1400 square feet of deck space and the multi hull construction makes her comfortable, stable & safe. You'll find plenty of room for you and your guest or a large party. On board you'll find a beer, wine and soda bar. Light snacks and restrooms are on hand for your convenience. We also offer the following cruises: Coastal (Daytime) Cruises: $40 per person Live Music Cruises: $55 per person (Friday Nights Only) Dinner Cruises: $80 per person, Kids $45 (Saturday Nights Only) Note: Dinner and Music cruises run from June 1st - August 31st only.   ($40
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Captain Jack's Tours
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Barton Myers: Works of Architecture and Urbanism
  Art, Design & Architecture Museum, UCSB Campus, Santa Barbara CA
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The American Architect Barton Myers first attracted attention in the late 1960s for his civic buildings and urban projects in Canada. He returned to the United States in 1984 to open a Los Angeles office and became known for his performing arts centers, campus buildings, and steel houses among other projects.    
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Art, Design & Architecture Museum
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Artist-in-Residence: Eric Beltz, The Cave of Treasures
  Art, Design & Architecture Museum, UCSB Campus, Santa Barbara CA
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As the 2014 Artist-in-Residence, Eric Beltz will present an ambitious new project, The Cave of Treasures, a dramatic departure for the artist who is known for his intimately-scaled, highly-detailed graphite drawings. The title refers to three recurring themes in Beltz's work that are commonly understood as harmful-Medusa, poison oak, and the swastika- and is rooted in the artist's academic research into legends, tragedies, misinterpretations, and evolutions of iconography surrounding mythological figures, plants, and symbols. These interests manifest in a large-scale wall drawing, in silver ink on black paper, and a wood and concrete sculpture containing live plants. Collectively, they serve as a meditative interpretation of nature, fear, seduction, and repulsion. The Cave of Treasures is Beltz's first solo Museum exhibition and represents the ten-year anniversary of the artist's graduation from UC Santa Barbara.    
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Art, Design & Architecture Museum
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    Día de los Muertos: Free Family Day
  Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1130 State Street, Santa Barbara CA
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The Museum honors the Mexican tradition of remembering the dead with a variety of family festivities in the galleries and back plaza including music and dance performances, art-making activities, bilingual storytelling, a special display of altars created by school and community groups, and traditional refreshments. Free    
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Santa Barbara Museum of Art
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Kid's Space Adventure
  Gladwin Planetarium - SB Museum of Natural History, 2559 Puesta del Sol Road, Santa Barbara CA
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Come and ask questions about space and the universe! Kid’s Space Adventure is an interactive place where you can find answers about the planets, constellations, comets, asteroids, galaxies and much more!    ($0 - $4)
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Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
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