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  November
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 8:00 AM

Tour - Wine Tasting
(Solvang)
Solvang Wine Tours
Artisan Excursion Wine Tours, 430 Alisal Road, Solvang, CA
Your journey lies a head..the endless romantic vines and rolling hills. You will discover the hidden gems of Solvang wine country has to offer. Come taste rare vintage and new bridles. At Artisan ........ Presented by Artisan Excursion
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 734-7565
 9:00 AM

Other Leisure Activities
(Santa Barbara)
SBBG Fall Family Day
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
, 1212 Mission Canyon Road, Santa Barbara, CA
Admission is free for kids 17 and under. Event highlights include: scavenger hunts, book signings, story time, Explore Ecology craft stations, one free shave ice per child from Kona Ice, and adventures through the Garden led by Garden volunteers and staff. Fall Family Day is a day dedicated to kids and their families encouraging everyone to spend m .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 682-4726 x 110
 
 

Flying
(Santa Barbara)
Paragliding Flights - You Can Fly!
Featuring ... Eagle Paragliding
Eagle Paragliding
, 2650 Cliff Drive, Santa Barbara, CA
There is no prior experience necessary for a tandem flight, or a 1 Day Introductory Paragliding Lesson. Age is not a factor on flight park or mountain tandems, and we can get kids 12 and older up fly solo. Elings Flight Park and the Santa Barbara Mountains have an amazing views of the Pacific Ocean, and the Channel Islands. Experience the advent .....
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  Website
  (805) 968-0980
 

Nature
(Santa Barbara)
Water Wise Home Garden
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
, 1212 Mission Canyon Road, Santa Barbara, CA
Originally the Home Demonstration Garden designed by landscape architect Ron Lutsko, the Water Wise Home Garden features our Easy California Native Plants in a variety of landscape applications: sunny mixed borders, shady understory of a mature oak tree, ground covers, and decorative potted plants. These plans are easy to grow, readily available (a .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 682-4726
 
 
 9:30 AM

Tour - Other
(Santa Barbara)
Horseback Riding Tours (VARIOUS TIMES)
Captain Jacks Tours
, Santa Barbara, CA
Our $90 trail ride is Kim Kardashian's favorite ride!. This coastal ride is 1.5 hours long and is a 30 minute drive from Santa Barbara. Transportation to the ranch is not included. During this ride you will wind through a forest, past a seasonal waterfall, and up to the top of a mountain where you w ........ Presented by Captain Jack's Tours
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  Website
  (805) 564-1819
 

Kayaking / Canoing
(Santa Barbara)
Heaven on Earth Kayak/Horseback Ride Tour-- Kim Kardashian rode this ride!
Captain Jack's Tours
, Santa Barbara, CA
This may well be the closest to "heaven" you will ever get...in this lifetime. Captain Jack's Santa Barbara Tours is proud to offer our most breathtaking tour ever. This tour combines an ocean kayak tour at the beautiful and famous "smugglers cove" (Refugio Beach) in the morning, where chances are good that the locals will show .....
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  Website
  (805) 564-1819
 

Class
(Santa Barbara)
Whale Whisperer
Featuring ... Keith Hale
SBCC School of Extended Learning
, 310 W. Padre Street, Santa Barbara, CA
Embark on an exploration into the mystical beauty, grace and intelligence of whales while also discovering the science behind how whales are a fundamental building block of the Earth's ecosystem.  Through a unique guided meditation to whale song, explore the possibilities of tapping into the collective consciousness of cetaceans as a resource for s .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 687-0812
 

Class
(Santa Barbara)
Grant Writing Made Easy
Featuring ... Leonie Mattison
SBCC School of Extended Learning
, 300 N Turnpike Rd, Santa Barbara, CA
Need to raise funds for your favorite non-profit? Fifteen hundred other Santa Barbara non-profits, PTA's, children's sports' teams, etc. do too. Get an edge - discover key grant proposal components and how to generate them. Find out how you, as a volunteer or novice grant writer, can effectively research funding opportunities, draft a compelling n .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 683-8200
 

Class
(Santa Barbara)
How to Communicate Simply, Lovingly, and Effectively
Featuring ... Jude Bijou
SBCC School of Extended Learning
, 310 W. Padre Street, Santa Barbara, CA
Discover how you can communicate constructively and effectively in any situation using the principle of Attitude Reconstruction. Attitude Reconstruction blends the best of western and eastern approaches, and shows you how to harness the innate tools you were born with to build a life of joy, love, and peace. Topics that will be explored include: Th .....
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  Website
  (805) 683-8200
 
 10:00 AM

Tour - Other
(Santa Barbara)
Sailing Cruises (Various Times)
Boat Launch (S.B. Harbor)
, Sail Center, Santa Barbara, CA
The perfect way to spend your day in Santa Barbara. You'll experience a fun and exciting cruise while enjoying beautiful views of the coast and the channel islands. You'll find plenty of room for you and your guest or a large party. On board you'll find a beer, wine and a soda bar. Light snacks and ........ Presented by Captain Jack's Tours
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  Website
  (805) 564-1819
 

Class
(Santa Barbara)
Tongue Diagnosis According to Chinese Medicine
Featuring ... Brian Falk
SBCC School of Extended Learning
, 310 W. Padre Street, Santa Barbara, CA
Did you know that the state of your health is reflected on your tongue? Explore the ancient practice of tongue observation as a way to deepen your knowledge of your own health. Become skilled at recognizing important features of your tongue and how they relate to your internal organs. Delve into the factors that affect the tongue appearance and how .....
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  Website
  (805) 683-8200
 

Historic
(Carpinteria)
Proud of Our Past
Carpinteria Valley Museum of History
, 956 Maple Avenue, Carpinteria, CA
Museum exhibits include Chumash artifacts from the hunting and gathering culture of these industrious Native Americans; a Californio adobe rancho scene reflecting the great Mexican cattle-ranching period; and Victorian home furnishings; a farm house kitchen; farming and blacksmith implements and saddles; a one-room schoolhouse; early oil developmen .....
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  Website
  (805) 684-3112
 

Zoological
(Santa Barbara)
California Condors
Santa Barbara Zoological Gardens
, 500 Ninos Drive, Santa Barbara, CA
With the opening of California Trails on Earth Day 2009, the Santa Barbara Zoo became one of a handful of zoos to exhibit these highly endangered scavengers – the largest land birds in North America, with wingspans topping 9½ feet. The Santa Barbara Zoo’s condors are still part of the recovery program and wear wing tags that identify them as indivi .....
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  Website
  (805) 962-5339
 

Flora
(Santa Barbara)
Topiary Garden
Ganna Walska Lotusland
, Cold Springs Road, Santa Barbara, CA
The topiary garden’s centerpiece is a working clock, 25 feet in diameter, that dates from 1955. Renovated in 1998, the clock face now features three different low-growing succulents and copper zodiac signs that were crafted to replicate earlier ones. The clock is bordered by a ring of chalk sticks (Senecio mandraliscae).
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 969-9990
 
 

Historic
(Santa Barbara)
The Story of Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Historical Museum
, 136 E. De la Guerra Street, Santa Barbara, CA
We invite you to experience the Museum’s signature permanent exhibit, The Story of Santa Barbara. Stroll through exquisite galleries which trace the compelling history of “The American Riviera” from the days of the Chumash to the twentieth century.
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 966-1601
 

Fine Art & Sculpture
(Santa Barbara)
Edward Borein Gallery
Santa Barbara Historical Museum
, 136 E. De la Guerra Street, Santa Barbara, CA
Edward Borein was one of a handful of early Western artists who was actually born in the West. As a young man he roamed the western states and territories and much of Mexico, working as a cowboy and using his artistic talent to record these experiences. Developing a deep affection for the West, and nurtured by his free lifestyle as a cowboy, he soo .....
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  Website
  (805) 966-1601
 

Show/Fair - Arts & Crafts
(Santa Maria, CA)
Casa Del Rio's Annual Holiday Bazaar
Casa Del Rio Home Owners Association, 1124 N. Suey Rd., Santa Maria, CA, CA
Holiday Bazaar. Unique handmade gifts. Lunch available ( tomato soup and grilled cheese sandwiches) Bake sale Prize Drawing all day (must be available to win)
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 925-3737

Fine Art & Sculpture
(Los Olivos)
SURROUNDED BY NATURE Pastel Paintings on Exhibit
Gallery Los Olivos
, 2920 Grand Ave, Los Olivos, CA
Carol Talley and Terri Taber, accomplished pastelists, will be showing their work at Gallery Los Olivos throughout the month of November. Both award winning artists, their work focuses on the beauty of the natural world. Terri’s style is serene and comforting while Carol’s style is strong and vibrant. Together their work covers the spectrum o .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 688-7517
 
 10:30 AM

Wine Tasting
(Santa Barbara)
$70 Wine Tour
Captain Jack's Tours
, Santa Barbara, CA
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,Fox tasting room, Santa Barbara Winery, Kunin/Westerly or LaFond Winery. You will also enjoy an olive oil and vinegar tasting. The tour includes a s .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 564-1819
 

Tour - Other
(Santa Barbara)
Harbor Kayak Tour
Boat Launch (S.B. Harbor)
, Between Sea Landing & Sail Center, Santa Barbara, CA
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 tou ........ Presented by Captain Jack's Tours
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 564-1819
 

Historic
(Santa Barbara)
El Presidio de Santa Bárbara
El Presidio de Santa Barbara State Historic Park
, 123 East Canon Perdido Street, Santa Barbara, CA
Located in downtown Santa Barbara, El Presidio de Santa Bárbara State Historic Park (El Presidio SHP) is a 5 1/2-acre park that preserves the site of the last Spanish fortress, or presidio, founded in Alta (Upper) California in 1782. Two of the fort‘s original adobe buildings still exist and are open to the public—El Cuartel and the Cañedo Adobe. .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 965-0093
 
 11:00 AM

Fine Art & Sculpture
(Santa Barbara)
Valeska Soares: Any Moment Now
Santa Barbara Museum of Art
, 1130 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA
September 17 – December 31, 2017 ..... "Valeska Soares: Any Moment Now" brings together 49 artworks, consisting of installation, sculpture, photography, and video, dating from the early 1990s to the present. A distinctive figure in the international legacy of installation art, Soares interweaves themes of love, desire, memory, and time in .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 963-4364
 
 

Sky Show
(Santa Barbara)
Twinkle Twinkle for Little Stars
Featuring ... Planetarium Show
Gladwin Planetarium - SB Museum of Natural History
, 2559 Puesta del Sol Road, Santa Barbara, CA
This live presentation for families with young children features a different topic every week. Come back again and again to learn about stars, planets, constellations, and more!   ($0 - $4)... Presented by Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 682-4711 x 173
 
 

Fine Art & Sculpture
(Solvang)
The Student & The Teacher
Wildling Museum
, 1511-B Mission Drive, Solvang, CA
Theodore Waddell and Isabelle Johnson ..... The Wildling has partnered with the Yellowstone Art Museum to bring you a unique exhibition which pairs the modernist Western landscapes of Theodore Waddell (b. 1941) with those of his former teacher Isabelle Johnson (1901 – 1992). Johnson was a second-generation ranch owner in Montana who loved history .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 688-1082
 
 

Arts & Crafts
(Santa Barbara)
Mesa Artists Studio Tour
Art Studio, Mesa neighborhood, Santa Barbara, CA
For more than a dozen years, the members of the Mesa Artists Studio Tour (MAST) have been opening their studios for the public to come visit them in their working environment. To find the studios down .....
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  Website
  (805) 804-7230

Food & Drink - Other
(Santa Ynez Valley)
Wine Tasting With the Winter Pass
Various Tasting Rooms in the Santa Ynez Valley, Multiple locations, Santa Ynez Valley, CA
Wine Tasting All Winter Long with The Winter Pass Now through January 31, 2018. One Pass--One Price--15 Wineries! The Winter Pass is the ticket to fabulous wine tasting at the premier boutique ........ Presented by Santa Ynez Valley Wine Country Association
  Event Details
  Website
  (800) 563-3183
 11:30 AM

Other Leisure Activities
(Santa Barbara)
Santa Barbara Beer Tasting Tour
Captain Jack's Tours
, Santa Barbara, CA
Santa Barbara County may be known for its wine, but that's not the only locally-produced beverage receiving rave reviews. The region's micro-breweries give beer lovers a tasting trail of their own. On the tour you'll enjoy 3 of the area's prime brewing locations. In Santa Barbara, The Brew House is a lively full service restaurant, and M. Special B .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 564-1819
 
 12:00 PM

Sky Show
(Santa Barbara)
Secrets of the Sun
Gladwin Planetarium - SB Museum of Natural History
, 2559 Puesta del Sol Road, Santa Barbara, CA
Join our two young star travelers on a journey that could only be dreamed of before. From the boiling surface of the Sun ot the icy rings of Saturn, children of all ages will be mesmerized by the incredible scenery in motion. Discover the wonder of discovery in The Secret of the Cardboard Rocket; pe ........ Presented by Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 682-4711 x 173
 
 
 12:30 PM

Gliding & Soaring
(Santa Barbara)
Tandem Paragliding Flights
Captain Jack's Tours
, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA
Captain Jack's Tours offers tandem flights from from the Santa Barbara. There is no prior experience necessary for a tandem flight and age is not a factor. We can get just about anyone up on a tandem flight. Tandem Flights: $150 for 2 flights This flight has amazing views of the Pacific Ocean, the Channel Islands, and the Santa Barbara Mountains. .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 564-1819
 
 1:00 PM

Sky Show
(Santa Barbara)
Kid's Space Adventure
Gladwin Planetarium - SB Museum of Natural History
, 2559 Puesta del Sol Road, Santa Barbara, CA
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)... Presented by Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 682-4711 x 173
 
 

Historic
(Goleta)
The History Education Center
Rancho La Patera & Stow House
, 304 N. Los Carneros Rd., Goleta, CA
A unique interactive experience ..... This is a new museum at our historic ranch. A century-old working walnut packing shed has been carefully transformed into an education center that tells the story of the Goleta Valley, from Chumash and native peoples up to the present day with a focus on ranching and agricultural stories. The center has been .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 681-7216
 

Model Railroad
(Goleta)
Model Railroad Exhibit in HO-Scale
South Coast Railroad Museum
, 300 N. Los Carneros Road, Goleta, CA
A Model Railroad Exhibit in HO-Scale ... Funded in part by a grant from the Alice Tweed Tuohy Foundation. This operating exhibit depicts the railroad areas of Santa Barbara and Goleta, California during the late-steam/early-diesel era. The museum will be open Friday through Sunday, from 1 to 4 p.m.
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 964-3540
 

Presentation
(Santa Barbara)
Portal to the Planet
Sea Center
, 211 Stearns Wharf, Santa Barbara, CA
Saturdays in October and November* from 1:00–3:00 PM at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center.
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 962-2526 x 110
 
 1:30 PM

Flora
(Santa Barbara)
Topiary Garden
Ganna Walska Lotusland
, Cold Springs Road, Santa Barbara, CA
The topiary garden’s centerpiece is a working clock, 25 feet in diameter, that dates from 1955. Renovated in 1998, the clock face now features three different low-growing succulents and copper zodiac signs that were crafted to replicate earlier ones. The clock is bordered by a ring of chalk sticks (Senecio mandraliscae).
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 969-9990
 
 
 2:00 PM

Other Misc. Event
(Santa Barbara)
Santa Barbara County Courthouse Tours
Santa Barbara County Courthouse, 1100 Anacapa St., Santa Barbara, CA
Free tours of this National Historic Landmark. Completed in 1929, this Moorish "castle" is one of the to attractions in Santa Barbara, both for residents and visitors. See the beautiful Mu .....
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Other Performance
(Santa Barbara)
What's Up
Gladwin Planetarium
, 2559 Puesta del Sol Road, Santa Barbara, CA
A truly interactive presentation that begins with a guided tour to our newly renovated observatory where visitors get the chance to use our state-of-the-art telescopes, weather permitting of course. Then, visitors are taken back to the planetarium for a live presentation where current astronomical news and observations are discussed.   ($0 - $ .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 682-4711
 

Birds
(Santa Barbara)
Eyes in the Sky - Birds of Prey
Featuring ... Presented by Santa Barbara Audubon Society’s Eyes in the Sky
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
, 2559 Puesta del Sol Road, Santa Barbara, CA
Join Santa Barbara Audubon Society’s Eyes in the Sky (EITS) volunteers to meet live raptors like a Red Tailed Hawk, Western Screech Owl, or Peregrine Falcon. Unable to survive in the wild, these “Species Ambassadors” offer an in-depth and close-up look at local birds of prey. Included with admission. Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays. 2:00 PM - 4 .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 682-4711 x 4711
 
 
 3:00 PM

Sky Show
(Santa Barbara)
Your Cosmic Quest (en espanol los domingos, in Spanish on Sundays)
Featuring ... Planetarium Show
Gladwin Planetarium - SB Museum of Natural History
, 2559 Puesta del Sol Road, Santa Barbara, CA
Have you ever looked up at the sky and wondered what you were actually seeing?   ($0 - $4)... Presented by Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 682-4711 x 173
 
 
 4:00 PM

Class
( Santa Barbara)
Kundalini & Sound Healing
YASA Yoga & Wellness Center, 22 W. Mission St. , Santa Barbara, CA
Kundalinin yoga, a science of vibration and sound, mudra and mantra, asana and pranayam, is a complete, comprehensive style of yoga. Its focus is predominantly balancing the nervous system and activat .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 845-4626
 6:00 PM

Exercise Event
( Santa Barbara)
Yoga Student Intensive with Natalie Sampila
YASA Yoga & Wellness Center, 22 W. Mission St. , Santa Barbara, CA
This program is designed for yoga students looking to dive deeper into the path of yoga. Over the course of 10 hours, students will have an opportunity to explore the practice of yoga and develop the .....
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 845-4626
 7:30 PM

Music - Classical
(Santa Barbara)
Santa Barbara Master Chorale sings Forrest & Faure
First United Methodist Church, 305 E. Anapamu Street, Santa Barbara, CA
On November 4th at 7:30 p.m. and 5th at 3 p.m., the SB Master Chorale will present Requiem for the Living by the young American composer Dan Forrest. On the same program will be the lovely, ever popul ........ Presented by Santa Barbara Master Chorale
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 967-8287
 8:00 PM

Theatre
(Santa Barbara)
Naked Shakes Production of King Lear
UCSB Department of Theater/Dance, University Of California Santa Barbara, Department of Theate, Santa Barbara, CA
King Lear has ruled for many years. As age begins to overtake him, he decides to divide his kingdom amongst his children, living out his days without the burden of power. A proud man, he allows vani .....
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  Website
  (805) 893-3022

Theatre
(Santa Barbara)
The Rocky Horror Show
Center Stage Theater (in Paseo Nuevo Mall)
, 751 State Street , Santa Barbara, CA
Let’s do the time warp again! Book, music, and lyrics by Richard O’Brien.   ($15 - $35)
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 963-8198
 
 

Music - Misc.
(Santa Barbara)
An Evening with Bryan Tari and Lina Loi
Lobero Theatre
, 33 E. Canon Perdido Street, Santa Barbara, CA
Classical Meets Jazz and More! ..... Virtuoso concert pianist Bryan Tari began his concert career performing “Rhapsody in Blue” at the Opening Ceremonies of the 1984 Olympics. Now he combines his exceptional talents with vocalist Lina Loi, an Atlantic Records recording artist discovered by Stevie Wonder, to create a unique blending of classical pia .....
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  Website
  (805) 963-0761
 
 

Comedy & Improv
(Santa Barbara)
7th Annual Tosh Saves The World Charity Show
Arlington Theatre
, 1317 State Street, Santa Barbara, CA
Daniel Tosh, star of the Comedy Central series “Tosh.0”, will host a performance of the 7th Annual Tosh Saves The World Charity Show at the Arlington Theatre in Santa Barbara on Saturday, November 4th at 8:00 PM. ... Presented by Metropolitan Theatres - Arlington Theatre
  Event Details
  Website
  (805) 963-4408
 




















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