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Wednesday, April 16

County Supervisors 2nd District Candidate Forum

The Goleta Valley Chamber of Commerce and The Chamber of Santa Barbara Region invites you to this forum.
9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., Bacara Resort & Spa ($25)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
2 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Jagwar Ma

Sydney psych rock band performs in support of their 2013 debut record.
3 p.m., SOhO ($16)

Solvang Earth Day Fair + 3rd Wednesday

Celebrate Earth Day and learn more about the environmental programs and outdoor activities.
3 p.m., Wildling Museum (Free)

No Look Pass

Cup of Culture Event. This film follows Emily Tay’s transition into adulthood between her senior year at Harvard into her first year playing professional basketball in Europe.
6 p.m., MultiCultural Ctr. (Free)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
7 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Spring Music

The Westmont Music Department comes alive with several concerts during the first few weeks of April.
8 p.m., Different locations (Free - $10)

Thursday, April 17

Water Aerobics or Aquatic Arthritis/Fibromyalgia Spring Special

Aquatic Center offers small group classes and individualized therapy sessions.
10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Muller Aquatic Center, 22 Anacapa St. (Free)

“Livable Organization: Managing that Clutter!”

Whether you’re planning to move and don’t know where to start or you just want to get control of your space, de-clutter expert Tracy McCubbin can offer professional guidance.
11 a.m., The Samarkand, 2550 Treasure Dr., Santa Barbara, CA 93105 (Free)

Water Aerobics or Aquatic Arthritis/Fibromyalgia Spring Special

Aquatic Center offers small group classes and individualized therapy sessions.
4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Muller Aquatic Center, 22 Anacapa St. (Free)

How Do I Find Good Apps for Kids?

Free, bilingual workshop for parents and kids. Explore apps for tablets and smartphones that help children build money sense.
4:30 p.m., Carpinteria Public Library (Free)

Santa Barbara Resue Mission's Annual Easter Feast

The Santa Barbara Rescue Mission's staff will serve meals to men, women, and children.
4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., S.B. Rescue Mission (Free)

14th Annual VADA Spring Show

The students of Santa Barbara High School's Visual Arts and Design Academy (VADA) will show their works of various mediums.
5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Ridley Tree Education Ctr. (Free)

Sustainable Seafood Dinner and Lecture with UCSB at Wine Cask

UCSB Professor Peter Alagona will shed light on the sustainability of seafood through several engaging multimedia presentations while diners embark on a one-of-a-kind, five-course seafood dinner, almost completely from local, renewable sources.
6 p.m., Wine Cask ($95)

Whiskey Masters Dinner

Trade whiskey for words at an intimate dinner in the Miro Wine Cellar.
6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Bacara Resort & Spa ($89)

WEV Connects

Spend the evening networking while checking our WEV client business, Brasil Arts Café.
6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Brasil Arts Cafe (Free)

Billy Collins & Aimee Mann

Presented by UCSB Arts & Lectures, Former U.S. Poet Laureate Billy Collins and indie music star Aimee Mann come together in a rare evening of poetry and music.
8 p.m. to 10 p.m., UCSB Campbell Hall ($38 - $15)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
8 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Goleta Farmers Market

Fresh fruits, veggies, and more. Rain or shine.
4 p.m. to 7 p.m., Camino Real Marketplace

Friday, April 18

9th Annual Arts Symposium

This event will provide an opportunity for the entire arts community to focus on issues that impact the vitality and future of the Arts.
8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Canary Hotel ($35)

Interrogating Methodologies Conference

This conference will explore boundaries in art and science.
9 a.m., McCune Conference Room

Visions of the Gaviota Coast

SCAPE artists will host the second annual show devoted to art focused on the Gaviota & Naples coastline.
1 p.m. to 8 p.m., Bacara Resort & Spa (Free)

Health Care Rights, Health Care Reform A Symposium on the Affordable Care Act

The University of California, Santa Barbara is sponsoring a symposium on Health Care Rights on April 18th, 1:00 – 4:00 pm in the Multipurpose Room of the Student Resource Building. It is free and open to the public.
1 p.m. to 4 p.m., UCSB, Multipurpose Room of the Student Resource Building (Free)

Fairy Tale Time: The Princess and the Pea

This month we will be reading "Princess and the Pea" and creating a paper collage bed fit for a princess or prince! Best for ages 5-7. Pre-registration guarantees you a spot!
3:15 p.m. to 4 p.m., Goleta Library (Free)

Water Aerobics or Aquatic Arthritis/Fibromyalgia Spring Special

Aquatic Center offers small group classes and individualized therapy sessions.
4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Muller Aquatic Center, 22 Anacapa St. (Free)

"Vishnu and Others"

Julie Young's abstract paintings convey an approximation of sensations experienced with particular environments.
5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Architectural Foundation Gallery (Free)

Chaucer & Milton & Shakespeare, Oh My!

John Ridland hosts a reading at Anacapa School, featuring the poems of Chaucer, Milton, and Shakespeare in an exciting new venue, Anacapa School! Come be a student for an evening.
5:30 p.m., Anacapa School

Third Friday Swing Dance

7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m., Carrillo Ballroom ($12 - $15)

Collective

Local, national and international choreographers converge for SBCC’s annual Spring Dance Concert, Collective, under artistic director Tracy R. Kofford.
7:30 p.m., Center Stage Theater ($28)

Ecstatic Dance Deep Dive

Transform and transcend with this uplifting moving meditation to global beats.
7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Yoga Soup ($12)

Rent

Santa Barbara School of Performing Arts will present "Rent."
8 p.m., Santa Barbara Art Foundry ($20 - $25)

The Dirty Knobs

The Dirty Knobs and The Coffis Brothers & The Mountain Men will perform live.
8 p.m., SOhO ($13 - $15)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
8 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Laser Spectacular

This rock-style event incorporates cutting-edge laser light beams, projected animated images and other multi-media effects all synchronized to the music of Pink Floyd.
8 p.m., Fred Kavli Theatre, 2100 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd., Thousand Oaks ($29 - $39)

ASAP 25th Anniversary

The Animal Shelter Assistance Program will host the "Send Us Your Stories" campaign and host the event.
Time TBA, QAD Facility ($75)

Saturday, April 19

Kendra's Race: Sprint Triathlon and 5K

Join us for a fun morning of racing! Run the 5K Fun Run at 8:30am or for an extra challenge, do the sprint triathlon!
8 a.m., UCSB Campus Point ($30 - $80)

Birabent Canyon Exploration

Dr. Fred Emerson and Larry Ballard will explore Birabent Canyon, 5 miles north of Los Olivos.
9 a.m., Birabent Canyon ($20 - $25)

“Santa Barbara Teens Host Fifth Annual Sports Drive”

Gently Used Sports Equipment & Clothing Donations Needed.
9 a.m. to noon, S.B. Boys and Girls Club

5th Annual Goleta Egg Hunt

Girsh Park will be filled with a thousand children eager to join the fun in the 5th annual Goleta Egg Hunt.
9:30 a.m., Girsh Park (Free)

Visions of the Gaviota Coast

SCAPE artists will host the second annual show devoted to art focused on the Gaviota & Naples coastline.
10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Bacara Resort & Spa (Free)

EGGstravaganza!

Two Eggstravanganza Egg Hunt will go on.
10 a.m., Chase Palm Park (Free)

Easter Egg Hunt

There will be over 3,000 eggs stuffed with candy and treats.
10 a.m., Cambridge Drive Baptist Church (Free)

California Rare Fruit Growers Field Trip: Rancho Olivos

Santa Barbara/Ventura chapter presents special olive orchard tour and tasting of fresh, hand-crafted artisan EVOO (Extra-virgin olive oil)
10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Rancho Olivos, 2390 N. Refugio Rd., Santa Ynez, CA 93460 (Free - $5)

Great Egg Hunt

Fifteen thousand eggs will be littered from the Easter Bunny.
10:30 a.m., Elings Park (Free - $5)

EarthPlay 2014

The day will include local school involvement, environmental exhibits, arts and outdoor activities for all ages, live entertainment, world foods and more.
11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oak Grove School (Free)

Easter Bunny Express

Participate in a variety of activities, including scheduled stops at Wabbit-Twacks Station, Easter Bunnyville, and more.
11 a.m. to 4 p.m., South Coast Railroad Museum ($4)

S.B. Dance Center Open House & Dance Party

An afternoon of free, 45-minute Sample Classes, followed by a ballroom, swing, and latin dance party!
Noon to 10 p.m., S.B. Dance Ctr. (Free - $7)

Water Aerobics or Aquatic Arthritis/Fibromyalgia Spring Special

Aquatic Center offers small group classes and individualized therapy sessions.
Noon to 1 p.m., Muller Aquatic Center, 22 Anacapa St. (Free)

Collective

Local, national and international choreographers converge for SBCC’s annual Spring Dance Concert, Collective, under artistic director Tracy R. Kofford.
2 p.m., Center Stage Theater ($28)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
2 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

"Sticks"

Los Alamos 3rd Saturdays event will welcome "Sticks."
5 p.m., C Gallery (Free)

Collective

Local, national and international choreographers converge for SBCC’s annual Spring Dance Concert, Collective, under artistic director Tracy R. Kofford.
7:30 p.m., Center Stage Theater ($28)

Rent

Santa Barbara School of Performing Arts will present "Rent."
8 p.m., Santa Barbara Art Foundry ($20 - $25)

Aspirations: A Musical Revue

This musical follows a night in NYC with four friends.
8 p.m., Java Station (Free)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
8 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Vaud and the Villains

This 19 piece 1930s New Orleans orchestra and cabaret will play.
9 p.m., SOhO ($15 - $18)

Sunday, April 20

Easter Service

The annual outside Easter service at the Courthouse Sunken Garden will take place.
9:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m., S.B. Courthouse Sunken Gardens (Free)

Bacara Easter Brunch & Egg Hunt

Enjoy Easter with a fun-filled family day at Santa Barbara's most spectacular stretch of Pacific paradise.
11 a.m., Bacara Resort & Spa ($42.50 - $85)

Multicultural Craft Program: Japan

Join us for the first session of our multicultural craft program! We will be making a colorful Japense carp-shaped wind sock called a Koinobori. Best for ages 7 - 10 years.
1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., Goleta Library (Free)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
2 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Art-Based Poetry

All are welcome! Bring a poem or two that relates to art. Enjoy the ekphrastic inspiration whether you choose to read or just listen.
4:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., 615 1/2 De la Vina #4, Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Goleta Farmers Market

Fresh fruits, veggies, and more. Rain or shine.
10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Camino Real Marketplace

Monday, April 21

Be Red Cross Ready

Is your family ready for an emergency?
1 p.m. to 2 p.m., Goleta Library (Free)

Water Aerobics or Aquatic Arthritis/Fibromyalgia Spring Special

Aquatic Center offers small group classes and individualized therapy sessions.
4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Muller Aquatic Center, 22 Anacapa St. (Free)

Regina Carter

"Southern Comfort" marks a transition from the exploration of her African ancestry to her family history.
8 p.m., Lobero Theatre ($40 - $105)

Spring Rising Tour: Through the Roots, New Kingston, The Steppas, Reeform

Through the Roots, New Kingston, The Steppas, and Reeform will perform at SOhO.
9 p.m., SOhO ($10)

Tuesday, April 22

Water Aerobics or Aquatic Arthritis/Fibromyalgia Spring Special

Aquatic Center offers small group classes and individualized therapy sessions.
10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Muller Aquatic Center, 22 Anacapa St. (Free)

Water Aerobics or Aquatic Arthritis/Fibromyalgia Spring Special

Aquatic Center offers small group classes and individualized therapy sessions.
4 p.m. to 5 p.m., Muller Aquatic Center, 22 Anacapa St. (Free)

Live and Let Live

"Live and Let Live" will feature a documentary examining our relationship with animals, the history of veganism and the ethical, environmental and health reasons that move people to go vegan.
6:30 p.m., Faulkner Gallery ($3)

Abraham.In.Motion - Pavement

One of the most groundbreaking and sought-after artists of recent years, Kyle Abraham creates a conversation of movement in his newest work, "Pavement".
8 p.m. to 10 p.m., UCSB Campbell Hall ($35 - $19)

When the Lights Go Out

This show is an immersive theatrical performance with elements of cabaret and acrobatics.
8 p.m., Carr Winery ($40 - $50)

Text Me

"Text Me" is a program as rich in verbal eloquence as musical.
8 p.m., Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall ($5 - $10)

Downtown S.B. Farmers Market

3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., State St., between Ortega and Haley Sts.

Wednesday, April 23

CALM Parenting Workshop & Lecture

As part of their awareness raising efforts during the month of April, Child Abuse Listening Mediation (CALM) is hosting two parenting events that are FREE and open to the community
9:30 a.m., 1236 Chapala Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93101 (Free)

Water Aerobics or Aquatic Arthritis/Fibromyalgia Spring Special

Aquatic Center offers small group classes and individualized therapy sessions.
10 a.m. to 11 a.m., Muller Aquatic Center, 22 Anacapa St. (Free)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
2 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Discussion: A Public Discourse on Race, Dance and Sexuality

Duke University Professor and Artist-Scholar Tommy DeFrantz will speak publicly with Artistic Director and MacArthur Fellow Kyle Abraham. They will discuss race, corporeality, queering the body and aesthetics in movement
3 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., HSSB -- UCSB

Santa Barbara Fair & Expo

Santa Barbara Fair and Expo celebrates “25 Years of Magic”, April 23-27, 2014 at the Earl Warren Showgrounds!
4 p.m. to 9 p.m., Earl Warren Showgrounds ($4 - $22)

Rescue in the Philippines:Refuge from the Holocaust

Narrated by Liev Schrieber, Rescue in the Philippines is the untold story of how the five Frieder brothers helped 1200 Jews escape the Nazis and immigrate to the Philippines.
6 p.m., MultiCultural Ctr. (Free)

The Condor’s Shadow – Film Screening and Q&A.

Attend a free screening of the year-in-the-life documentary film that follows USFWS biologist Joseph Brandt into the world of endangered species recovery. After the film there will be a Q&A with the filmmaker Jeff McLoughlin and Joseph Brant.
7 p.m., S.B. Museum of Natural History (Free)

Jennifer Koh, violin, Part III

7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Hahn Hall ($32 - $10)

"Bullying – Working Together Towards Solutions"

This presentation will provide useful information for the parent about the history and prevalence of bullying, and the degree that it impacts a young person’s ability to communicate with peers appropriately, and develop healthy social contacts at sch
7 p.m. to 9 p.m., Plaza Playhouse Theater

Christopher Buckley

Christopher Buckley will sign books "Holly Days of Obligation" and newest book of poetry "Back Room at the Philosophers' Club."
7 p.m., Chaucer's Books (Free)

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

This will be a wild musical romp through the hearts and minds of pubescent wonders as they conquer the big bad bee.
7 p.m., Laguna Blanca School (Free - $10)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
7:30 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

Abraham.In.Motion - Pavement

One of the most groundbreaking and sought-after artists of recent years, Kyle Abraham creates a conversation of movement in his newest work, "Pavement".
8 p.m., UCSB Campbell Hall ($35 - $19)

When the Lights Go Out

This show is an immersive theatrical performance with elements of cabaret and acrobatics.
8 p.m., Carr Winery ($40 - $50)

Thursday, April 24

Santa Barbara Fair & Expo

Santa Barbara Fair and Expo celebrates “25 Years of Magic”, April 23-27, 2014 at the Earl Warren Showgrounds!
4 p.m. to 9 p.m., Earl Warren Showgrounds ($4 - $22)

Pop-Up Opera

Julie Adams, soprano, and Cathy Miller, pianist, will pay tribute to living American artist Michelle Stuart.
6 p.m., S.B. Museum of Art (Free)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
7 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $37.50)

Michael Ray & Therese Vannier

Meet authors Michael Ray and Therese Vannier at a signing of their debut novel "The Long Way."
7 p.m., Chaucer's Books (Free)

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

This will be a wild musical romp through the hearts and minds of pubescent wonders as they conquer the big bad bee.
7 p.m., Laguna Blanca School (Free - $10)

Sourdough Slim, Robert Armstrong

These bands will play Western classics, country blues, and string band favorites from the 20s and 30s rural America.
7 p.m., Ojai Valley Woman's Club (Free - $25)

30th Anniversary of Footloose

Celebrate this classic film with a post-screening Q&A with screenwriter Dean Pitchford.
7 p.m. to 10 p.m., Pollock Theater ($5 - $10)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
7:30 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

Concerto Concert

This orchestra finale will include "Lord of the Rings."
7:30 p.m., Different locations (Free - $10)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
8 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Goleta Farmers Market

Fresh fruits, veggies, and more. Rain or shine.
4 p.m. to 7 p.m., Camino Real Marketplace

Friday, April 25

Maternal Mental Health & Child Safety: The Tragic Consequences of Untreated Maternal Mood Disorders

Child Abuse Listening Mediation (CALM) is co-sponsoring the community forum with a roster of distinguished speakers and thought-provoking breakout groups.
8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., S.B. County Education Office ($25)

Al Fresco Afternoon

The honoring of Angels Foster Care Families, volunteers, and supporters, and a celebration for National Foster Care Month will take place.
11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Four Seasons Biltmore ($150)

Santa Barbara Fair & Expo

Santa Barbara Fair and Expo celebrates “25 Years of Magic”, April 23-27, 2014 at the Earl Warren Showgrounds!
4 p.m. to 10 p.m., Earl Warren Showgrounds ($4 - $22)

11th Annual Putting Kids First

This event will benefit PAL Programs for Youth.
5:30 p.m., S.B. Carriage Museum, 129 Castillo St.

"The Lost Eagle: The Untold Story of the lLegionary Eagle on Rome's Most Famous Statue"

The lecture by Dr. Bridget Buxton of the University of Rhode Island is sponsored by The Archaeological Institute of America.
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., S.B. Museum of Natural History (Free)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
7 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $37.50)

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

This will be a wild musical romp through the hearts and minds of pubescent wonders as they conquer the big bad bee.
7 p.m., Laguna Blanca School (Free - $10)

Green Shorts Film Festival

Green Shorts Film Festival is an international Film Festival showcasing independent films that promote environmental awareness.
7 p.m., Arlington Theatre ($5)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
7:30 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

The Consul

Opera Santa Barbara presents "The Consul" by Gian-Carlo Menotti.
7:30 p.m., Granada Theatre ($28 - $188)

Terakaft

The perfect mix of two rhythm guitars and the deep tones of the bass will send you on a journey to the deepest heart of the desert, from which you’ll never want to return.
8 p.m., MultiCultural Ctr. ($5 - $15)

Concerto Concert

This orchestra finale will include "Lord of the Rings."
8 p.m., Different locations (Free - $10)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
8 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

ASAP 25th Anniversary

The Animal Shelter Assistance Program will host the "Send Us Your Stories" campaign and host the event.
Time TBA, QAD Facility ($75)

Saturday, April 26

4th Annual Santa Barbara VisionWalk

Join this mile walk-a-thon fundraiser benefitting the foundation fighting blindness.
9 a.m., Chase Palm Park

Bird Language with Dan Fontaine

This will be a morning of observing and discussing the birds in their most active time of year.
9 a.m. to noon, Lake Los Carneros ($30 - $50)

Ride the Music Train!

The South Coast Railroad Museum invites you to a special Central Coast Flyer rail day trip on two superbly restored rail cars. Departing from Santa Barbara and Goleta this rail adventure will cover over 200 scenic miles round-trip to San Luis Obispo
10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Amtrak Station ($79 - $82)

Earth Day Festival

Earth Day Festival will welcome hundreds of exhibitors connecting companies and organizations with over 35,000 eco-conscious consumers.
11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Alameda Park (Free)

Santa Barbara's Founding Day

Bring the family and watch the Presidio come to life with Early California music and dance, pottery, Chumash storytelling, archaeology, adobe brick making, and more!
11 a.m. to 3 p.m., El Presidio de Santa Bárbara State Historic Park (Free)

Art Career Day Conference For Teens and Young Adults

Art Without Limits and 8 other Santa Barbara-based organizations/individuals present this free conference, which provides teens and young adults the opportunity to learn from and interact with professional artists, art educators and professionals.
11 a.m. to 5 p.m., SBCC (Free)

17th Annual Home & Garden Tour

The tour will focus on bringing a variety of homes and landscapes to enjoy and stimulate the imagination.
11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Carpinteria, CA ($30)

Earth Day Festival Bike Zone

Enter the Bike Zone for free bike valet, special prizes, displays, and more!
11 a.m., Alameda Park (Free)

Santa Barbara Fair & Expo

Santa Barbara Fair and Expo celebrates “25 Years of Magic”, April 23-27, 2014 at the Earl Warren Showgrounds!
11 a.m. to 10 p.m., Earl Warren Showgrounds ($4 - $22)

Sandcastle Music Together

Experience Music Together® for FREE and find out how important (and how fun) your role can be! Music Together classes build on your child's natural enthusiasm for music and movement.
1 p.m. to 7 p.m., Alameda Park (Free)

Community Forum: Women's Economic Agenda

Congresswoman Lois Capps will host this panel discussion and open community forum on the Women's Economic Agenda.
1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m., Wake Ctr. (Free)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
2 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

"Healing the Wissahickon"

The exhibit will document the rehabilitation of a once polluted Pennsylvania River, The Wissahickon.
4 p.m. to 6 p.m., C Gallery (Free)

"Paper Route"

This exhibit will examine how three different artists' works on paper.
5 p.m. to 7 p.m., galerie102 (Free)

"No Waste Earth"

This exhibit is a community recycled art exhibit with a focus on environmental themes.
5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Art From Scrap Gallery (Free)

"Off the Wall"

Hosted by the Santa Barbara Museum of Art Women’s Board, this popular fundraiser features terrific suspense as tickets are randomly drawn and guests select a work of art donated by local artists to take home.
6 p.m., S.B. Museum of Art ($350)

"The Fab Four - The Ultimate Tribute"

Montecito Bank & Trust and Seymour Duncan present this benefit concert to celebrate the 10 Year Anniversary of The Marjorie Luke Theatre. Alan Parsons will introduce The Fab Four, the band the LA Times calls "The best Beatles show in the world."
7 p.m., Marjorie Luke Theatre ($35 - $50)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
7 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $37.50)

Quire of Voyces in Concert

Following its sold-out December concerts, the Quire of Voyces closes its 20th Anniversary Season with "Songs from Ancient Lands," a concert featuring one of the crowning glories of a cappella music, Sergei Rachmaninoff's All Night Vigil.
7 p.m., St. Anthony's Chapel, 2300 Garden St. ($15 - $20)

The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee

This will be a wild musical romp through the hearts and minds of pubescent wonders as they conquer the big bad bee.
7 p.m., Laguna Blanca School (Free - $10)

1950's Sock Hop and Swing Dance Party

The Swing and Ballroom Dance Club will host this event featuring Captain Cardiac and The Coronaries.
7 p.m. to 11:59 p.m., UCSB Student Resource Bldg. (Free)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
7:30 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

Dystopian Distractions!

This play will be a black comedic deconstruction of the American war machine, seen through the lens of pop culture.
8 p.m., Lobero Theatre ($12 - $65)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
8 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Wind in a Mirror... Ayahuasca Visions

This will be a multimedia one-woman show by Josie Hyde about the ironies in guilt and transcendence.
8 p.m., The Pescadrome Facility ($7 - $11)

CunninLynguists

Sampling genres from psych-rock to blues, the progressive Southern duo will perform live.
9:30 p.m., SOhO ($15)

Sunday, April 27

Cold Spring Trail Nature Hike

Hike the Cold Spring Trail with Ojai herbalist-naturalist Lanny Kaufer.
8:30 a.m., Cold Spring Trail (Free - $25)

Earth Day Festival

Earth Day Festival will welcome hundreds of exhibitors connecting companies and organizations with over 35,000 eco-conscious consumers.
11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Alameda Park (Free)

Earth Day Festival Bike Zone

Enter the Bike Zone for free bike valet, special prizes, displays, and more!
11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Alameda Park (Free)

Santa Barbara Fair & Expo

Santa Barbara Fair and Expo celebrates “25 Years of Magic”, April 23-27, 2014 at the Earl Warren Showgrounds!
11 a.m. to 9 p.m., Earl Warren Showgrounds ($4 - $22)

Sandcastle Music Together

Experience Music Together® for FREE and find out how important (and how fun) your role can be! Music Together classes build on your child's natural enthusiasm for music and movement.
1 p.m. to 6 p.m., Alameda Park (Free)

Perlene Thurston

Santa Barbara Jazz Society will proudly present Perlene Thurston and her jazz quartet.
1 p.m. to 4 p.m., SOhO ($7 - $25)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
1:30 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $37.50)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
2 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
2 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Magic on the Wine Trail

This will be a fun filled afternoon of wine tasting and magic.
2 p.m. to 5 p.m., Carrillo Recreation Ctr. ($45)

The Consul

Opera Santa Barbara presents "The Consul" by Gian-Carlo Menotti.
2:30 p.m., Granada Theatre ($28 - $188)

Robert Ballard

Don’t miss this great explorer’s visually gripping presentation for a look back at his major discoveries and ahead to the future of exploration in our seas – a realm which, as Ballard likes to remind us, we know less about than the moon.
3 p.m. to 5 p.m., UCSB Campbell Hall ($25 - $15)

Quire of Voyces in Concert

Following its sold-out December concerts, the Quire of Voyces closes its 20th Anniversary Season with "Songs from Ancient Lands," a concert featuring one of the crowning glories of a cappella music, Sergei Rachmaninoff's All Night Vigil.
3 p.m., St. Anthony's Chapel, 2300 Garden St. ($15 - $20)

Goleta Farmers Market

Fresh fruits, veggies, and more. Rain or shine.
10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Camino Real Marketplace

Monday, April 28

Children's Literature to Love and Share

Crane Country Day School is proud to showcase two talented leaders in the world of children's literature, Isabel Baker and Marla Frazee.
7 p.m., Crane Country Day School (Free)

Aftermath

The Santa Barbara premiere screening of Aftermath, winner of the Yad Vashem Chairman’s Award at last year’s Jerusalem Film Festival. The riveting story of two Polish brothers who come to terms with their village’s long hidden role in the Holocaust.
7:30 p.m., Lotte Lehmann Concert Hall

Tuesday, April 29

Trustee Forum

This forum will focus on the complex issues raised by President Obama's proposed reforms of policies governing the National Security Agency's collection of the personal data of Americans.
5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Antioch University (Free)

Spring into SWEAT

Enjoy free give-away raffles from sponsors, trainers, massages, and more.
6 p.m., Alameda Park ($10)

Ashes to Honey

Ashes to Honey is the third installment in Hitomi Kamanaka's trilogy of films on the problems of nuclear power and radiation. he screening of the film is part of the film series: Nuclear Japan: Japanese Film Before and After Fukushima. 
7 p.m. to 10 p.m., Pollock Theater ($5 - $10)

Winston's Royal Roost

This evening will feature the Royal Roost's house band.
7 p.m., Granada Theatre ($20)

Margo Rey

Margo Rey's music has caught the attention of Grammy-nominated record producers.
8 p.m., SOhO ($10)

Downtown S.B. Farmers Market

3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., State St., between Ortega and Haley Sts.

Wednesday, April 30

Husain Haggani

He will discuss and explain his latest book "Magnificent Delusions: Pakistan, the United States, and an Epic History of Misunderstanding."
Noon, Fess Parker's DoubleTree Resort ($35 - $40)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
1:30 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $37.50)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
2 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Magazine Launch

Check out the center of urban agriculture and the launch of the 2014 Goleta Magazine.
5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Fairview Gardens ($10 - $15)

Queer China, Comrade China

China’s most prolific homosexual filmmaker presents a historical account of the queer movement in modern China. Discussion with Director Cui Zi’en will follow the screening.
6 p.m., MultiCultural Ctr. (Free)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
7:30 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

La Belle et la Bête (Beauty and the Beast)

Philip Glass Ensemble will interpret Jean Cocteau's masterpiece, La Belle et la Bête.
8 p.m., Granada Theatre ($21 - $48)

Thursday, May 1

May Day Celebration

Learn special songs and dances, make floral garlands, and weave ribbons around the May Pole.
3:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., Marshall's Patio, 900 State St. (Free)

"Vishnu and Others"

Julie Young's abstract paintings convey an approximation of sensations experienced with particular environments.
5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Architectural Foundation Gallery (Free)

Art Walk for Kids/Adults

Art Walk for Kids/Adults benefits artists with disabilities through a specialized curriculum of art education.
5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Faulkner Gallery (Free)

Les Misérables

San Marcos High School's Performing Arts Department will proudly present the full production of "Les Misérables."
7 p.m., San Marcos High School ($5 - $14)

Gregory Orfalea

Gregory Orfalea will sign his newest book "Journey to the Sun: Junipero Serra's Dream and the Founding of California."
7 p.m., Chaucer's Books (Free)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
7:30 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
8 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Goleta Farmers Market

Fresh fruits, veggies, and more. Rain or shine.
4 p.m. to 7 p.m., Camino Real Marketplace

Friday, May 2

Friday Night Wines

The April and May classes will cover "Vinification Techniques" and "All About Pinot Noir."
6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Wandering Dog Wine Bar ($30)

38th Annual Isla Vista Juggling Festival

This festival will be filled with juggling workshops and show.
6 p.m. to 11 p.m., Different locations (Free - $10)

Les Misérables

San Marcos High School's Performing Arts Department will proudly present the full production of "Les Misérables."
7 p.m., San Marcos High School ($5 - $14)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
7 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $37.50)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
7:30 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

Time Stands Still

This is a powerful and often hilarious story of relationships, mid-life crisis and the ties of friendship.
8 p.m., Center Stage Theater ($15 - $23)

Joe Rogan

Standup comedian Joe Rogan share his inquisitive and intense comedic style.
8 p.m., Lobero Theatre ($36.50)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
8 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Saturday, May 3

Womens Literary Festival

A full day of author presentations. Admission includes morning coffee, full salad luncheon, all presentations, and book signing opportunities. This is a non-profit event promoting literacy and diversity.
8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Fess Parker's DoubleTree Resort ($65)

California Bookstore Day

There will be readings, prizes, things to eat and drink.
9 a.m. to 9 p.m., Chaucer's Books (Free)

38th Annual Isla Vista Juggling Festival

This festival will be filled with juggling workshops and show.
10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Different locations (Free - $10)

Buellton Brew Fest

Bring beach chairs and blankets and plan to jam to the sounds of "Burning James and the Funky Flames" while enjoying a beautiful day.
Noon to 4 p.m., River View Park ($35 - $45)

Pearls of Whimsy Trunk Show

Artist Roxanna Kevani will create works of art that can be worn and enjoyed every day.
Noon to 5 p.m., S.B. Museum of Art (Free)

Cookbook Launch Party

Sample appetizers prepared by the esteemed faculty and students of the School of Culinary Arts.
1 p.m. to 3 p.m., SBCC ($25)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
1:30 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $37.50)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
2 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
2 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Sprout Up's 2nd annual Investing in Our Youth Gala & Auction

Sprout up will bring together its biggest champions to forward the mission of raising the next generation of environmental leaders.
4 p.m. to 8 p.m., Chase Palm Park ($50)

Chocolate De VIne 2014

The event will offer guests taste samplings of fabulous chocolate creations from local chocolatiers and pastry chefs and wine tasting of some of California’s best wineries. The event will feature a judged competition of chocolate creations.
5 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Santa Barbara Greek Orthodox Church Salon, 1205 San Antonio Creek Road, Santa Barbara CA ($65 - $100)

UCSB Arts & Lectures Presents: Americana Music Jam

With its first Americana Music Jam, A&L pays tribute to the roots of American music, featuring emerging artists and heavy hitters alike. Join us for a sonic ride that stomps, sways and swings into the past and present.
5 p.m. to 11 p.m., SOhO ($40)

Run Boy Run

A bluegrass quinted rooted band will venture into brave new musical frontiers.
5 p.m., SOhO ($5 - $15)

Les Misérables

San Marcos High School's Performing Arts Department will proudly present the full production of "Les Misérables."
7 p.m., San Marcos High School ($5 - $14)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
7 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $37.50)

Anjelah Johnson

Anjelah Johnson will take her stand up comedy act on the road and will bring along characters and satire that made her an Internet sensation.
7 p.m., Granada Theatre ($35 - $40)

The Haden Triplets

Honeyed vocal harmonies will sing songs spun from Ozark tradition.
7 p.m., SOhO ($5 - $15)

Don Quixote

The Goleta School of Ballet and Goleta Ballet Theatre will present this ballet classic.
7 p.m., Marjorie Luke Theatre ($18)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
7:30 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

38th Annual Isla Vista Juggling Festival

This festival will be filled with juggling workshops and show.
7:30 p.m., Different locations (Free - $10)

Time Stands Still

This is a powerful and often hilarious story of relationships, mid-life crisis and the ties of friendship.
8 p.m., Center Stage Theater ($15 - $23)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
8 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

38th Annual Isla Vista Juggling Festival

This festival will be filled with juggling workshops and show.
10 p.m. to 11 p.m., Different locations (Free - $10)

Sunday, May 4

38th Annual Isla Vista Juggling Festival

This festival will be filled with juggling workshops and show.
10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Different locations (Free - $10)

Jewish Festival 2014

The Jewish Federation of Greater SB will host the 2014 Jewish Festival.
11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Oak Park (Free)

"Hats & Horses" Charity Polo Event & Taste

TV Santa Barbara will host their first charity polo event and taste.
Noon, S.B. Polo and Racquet Club ($75)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
1:30 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $37.50)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
2 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
2 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Time Stands Still

This is a powerful and often hilarious story of relationships, mid-life crisis and the ties of friendship.
2:30 p.m., Center Stage Theater ($15 - $23)

Arianna String Quartet

Chamber On The Mountain, Ojai’s newest performing arts organization, is proud to announce its next concert offering: the Arianna String Quartet. The Arianna String Quartet has firmly established itself as one of America's finest chamber ensembles.
3 p.m., Beatrice Wood Center for the Arts ($15 - $25)

Don Quixote

The Goleta School of Ballet and Goleta Ballet Theatre will present this ballet classic.
3 p.m., Marjorie Luke Theatre ($18)

40th Annual Awards and Fundraising Benefit

Celebrate 40 years of Goleta Valley Beautiful.
3 p.m. to 5 p.m., Stow House ($45)

Los Angeles Philharmonic

Listen to a stunning musical performance conducted by Gustavo Dudamel.
4 p.m., Granada Theatre ($38 - $103)

Goleta Farmers Market

Fresh fruits, veggies, and more. Rain or shine.
10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Camino Real Marketplace

Tuesday, May 6

B2B Breakfast

May Business-2-Business Breakfast will teach how you can achieve your career goals at Antioch University.
7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m., Earl Warren Showgrounds ($20 - $30)

UCSB Arts & Lectures Presents: Ann Patchett

The New York Times best-selling author Ann Patchett has mesmerized readers with books like Bel Canto and State of Wonder.
8 p.m. to 10 p.m., UCSB Campbell Hall ($20)

Downtown S.B. Farmers Market

3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., State St., between Ortega and Haley Sts.

Wednesday, May 7

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
1:30 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $37.50)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
2 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Good Hair

An exposé of comic proportions that only Chris Rock could pull off, this film visits beauty salons, hairstyling battles, scientific laboratories, and Indian temples to explore the way hairstyles impact attitudes/behaviors within the black community
6 p.m., MultiCultural Ctr. (Free)

Robbie Kaye

Welcome Robbie Kaye as she signs her book of photography "Beauty & Wisdom."
7 p.m., Chaucer's Books (Free)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
7:30 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

An Evening with Branford Marsalis, featuring Joey Calderazzo, Eric Reviss and Justin Falkner

Branford Marsalis, who will be performing with his tightly-knit quartet of musicians, earns praise from audiences and critics alike for his unrivaled technique, awe-inspiring versatility, and innovative approach to music making.
8 p.m., Lobero Theatre ($40 - $100)

Bela Fleck & Abigail Washburn

A rare chance to see two of the world’s most highly regarded banjo players and fearless musical explorers together on tthe same stage!
8 p.m., UCSB Campbell Hall ($32 - $45)

Dave Brogan, Garrin Benfield, Tom Freund

Drummer Dave Brogan will be performing with songwriters Garrin Benfield and Tom Freund.
8 p.m., SOhO ($10)

Thursday, May 8

UCSB Economic Forecast Project

Includes admission to the entire half-day Summit, a copy of the 2014 Santa Barbara County Economic Outlook report plus a Continental Breakfast.
8:30 a.m. to noon, Granada Theatre ($200 - $25)

Self-Employment Training Orientation

Women's Economic Ventures will hold information orientation sessions in SB county to help determine readiness for one of WEV's business courses.
6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Locations given upon RSVP. (Free)

Comic Relief

Experience the healing power of humor.
6 p.m., SOhO ($45 - $125)

Les Misérables

San Marcos High School's Performing Arts Department will proudly present the full production of "Les Misérables."
7 p.m., San Marcos High School ($5 - $14)

Rossandra White

Rossandra White will be signing her book "Loveyoubye."
7 p.m., Chaucer's Books (Free)

Henschel Quartett

Celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2014, this quartet has won multiple prizes at the international competitions of Evian, Banff, and Salzburg.
7:30 p.m., S.B. Museum of Art ($15 - $19)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
7:30 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

Time Stands Still

This is a powerful and often hilarious story of relationships, mid-life crisis and the ties of friendship.
8 p.m., Center Stage Theater ($15 - $23)

Sandra Tsing Loh

Writer and performer Sandra Tsing Loh is wry, disarming and totally candid, whether offering up personal tales of the travails of relationships or caustic cultural commentary.
8 p.m. to 10 p.m., UCSB Campbell Hall ($15 - $8)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
8 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Comic Relief

Experience the healing power of humor.
9 p.m., SOhO ($45 - $125)

Goleta Farmers Market

Fresh fruits, veggies, and more. Rain or shine.
4 p.m. to 7 p.m., Camino Real Marketplace

Friday, May 9

13th annual Mother's Day Luncheon

Visiting Nurse & Hospice Care has announced that Jodi Fishman-Osti and Pamela Dillman Haskell are co-chairing its annual Mother's Day Luncheon.
11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Coral Casino Beach and Cabana Club, Four Seasons

Les Misérables

San Marcos High School's Performing Arts Department will proudly present the full production of "Les Misérables."
7 p.m., San Marcos High School ($5 - $14)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
7 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $37.50)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
7:30 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

Time Stands Still

This is a powerful and often hilarious story of relationships, mid-life crisis and the ties of friendship.
8 p.m., Center Stage Theater ($15 - $23)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
8 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Saturday, May 10

Indigo DYE Day

Learn about the fascinating dye process of Indigo.
9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Pebble in the Pond Art Studio, 1041 Via Chaprral ($95)

8th Annual Carpinteria and Summerland Artists Studio Tour.

You Are Invited to Experience Carpinteria and Summerland’s 8th Annual Artists Studio Tour and Discover an Array of Fine Art at Studio Prices!
10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Carpinteria & Summerland (Free)

Chumash Earth Day

This Chumash Earth Day is filled with raffles, prizes, and more.
10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Elders Park, 100 Via Juana Ln., Santa Ynez (Free)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
1:30 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $37.50)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
2 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
2 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Time Stands Still

This is a powerful and often hilarious story of relationships, mid-life crisis and the ties of friendship.
2:30 p.m., Center Stage Theater ($15 - $23)

Les Misérables

San Marcos High School's Performing Arts Department will proudly present the full production of "Les Misérables."
7 p.m., San Marcos High School ($5 - $14)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
7 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $37.50)

Ground

The Theatre Group at SBCC will present this new play.
7:30 p.m., Jurkowitz Theatre ($8 - $24)

SYV Master Chorale

The Santa Ynez Valley Master Chorale and Orchestra will present Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Requiem Mass in D Minor, Ave Verum Corpus, Overture from The Marriage of Figaro and Eine kleine Nachtmusik.
7:30 p.m., Solvang Veteran's Memorial Hall ($12 - $18)

Time Stands Still

This is a powerful and often hilarious story of relationships, mid-life crisis and the ties of friendship.
8 p.m., Center Stage Theater ($15 - $23)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
8 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Sunday, May 11

8th Annual Carpinteria and Summerland Artists Studio Tour.

You Are Invited to Experience Carpinteria and Summerland’s 8th Annual Artists Studio Tour and Discover an Array of Fine Art at Studio Prices!
10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Carpinteria & Summerland (Free)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
1:30 p.m., Marian Theatre ($29.50 - $37.50)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
2 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

SYV Master Chorale

The Santa Ynez Valley Master Chorale and Orchestra will present Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Requiem Mass in D Minor, Ave Verum Corpus, Overture from The Marriage of Figaro and Eine kleine Nachtmusik.
3 p.m., Solvang Veteran's Memorial Hall ($12 - $18)

Goleta Farmers Market

Fresh fruits, veggies, and more. Rain or shine.
10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Camino Real Marketplace

Monday, May 12

Missing: Women in Priestly Service

Against all odds, the women priests' movement in the Catholic Church continues to grow and flourish.
7 p.m., Trinity Episcopal Church (Free)

Tuesday, May 13

Author: Mick Kronman

Mick Kronman will read from his recently published book From Hooks to Harpoons: the Story of Santa Barbara Channel Fisheries.
7 p.m., Chaucer's Books (Free)

Downtown S.B. Farmers Market

3 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., State St., between Ortega and Haley Sts.

Wednesday, May 14

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
2 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Mentorship Works

This organization will match entrepreneurs with successful expert business mentors to help guide them during the challenging phase of launching and growing a new business.
5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., Montecito Country Club (Free - $20)

"My Back Yard"

Hospice of Santa Barbara will hold its next art exhibition and open house featuring Laurie MacMillan..
5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., Hospice of S.B. (Free)

Just Like Us

Featuring Egyptian American comedian Ahmed Ahmed, this film reintroduces socially relevant issues to the world in an effort to build cultural bridges in this age of greater tolerance, understanding, and acceptance.
6 p.m., MultiCultural Ctr. (Free)

Forum: Underage Drinking

Panel of professionals will discuss and address the concerns on underage drinking.
6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., SBCC (Free)

Richard Goode

Come see a musical performance on the piano unlike any other.
8 p.m., Lobero Theatre ($43 - $53)

UCSB Arts & Lectures Presents: David Whyte

“David Whyte’s images resonate to the core… he pioneers a vision that is at once practical and illuminating.” – Marion Woodman, Jungian analyst and author
8 p.m. to 10 p.m., UCSB Campbell Hall ($20 - $8)

Thursday, May 15

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
8 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Goleta Farmers Market

Fresh fruits, veggies, and more. Rain or shine.
4 p.m. to 7 p.m., Camino Real Marketplace

Friday, May 16

Ecstatic Dance Deep Dive

Transform and transcend with this uplifting moving meditation to global beats.
7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Yoga Soup ($12)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
8 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Saturday, May 17

3rd Annual Walk for Mental Wellness

Walkers will show support for those living with mental illnesses.
8:30 a.m., Cabrillo Pavilion Bathhouse ($10 - $100)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
2 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

ASAP 25th Anniversary

The Animal Shelter Assistance Program will host the "Send Us Your Stories" campaign and host the event.
5:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., QAD Facility ($75)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
8 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

Sunday, May 18

Heritage Tree and History Tour

This year's new site will include a visit to the SB Olive Company Orchard.
Noon, Rancho La Patera ($10 - $45)

Speaking of T.C. Boyle

Speaking of Stories continues its 20th Anniversary season with a performance of stories by T.C. Boyle. New and old stories by one of our favorite authors and long-time supporters. Mr. Boyle will be reading at Monday’s performance.
2 p.m., Center Stage Theater ($18 - $28)

Love, Loss, and What I Wore

"Love, Loss, and What I Wore" will prove that great storytelling is always in fashion.
2 p.m., Rubicon Theatre ($25 - $49)

The Letter

Santa Barbara Dance Institute will present its 19th Annual Event of the Year.
3 p.m., Marjorie Luke Theatre ($10 - $15)

Monday, May 19

Paul R. Abramson

Abramson will present lecture entitled "Sex, Sex, and More Sex: Insuring Sex Rights While Preventing Sexual Harm."
8 p.m., UCSB (Free)

Wednesday, May 21

TransVisible: Bamby Salcedo’s Story

Turning her daunting personal challenges and barriers into the very basis of her activism, this film follows renowned Los Angeles-based Trans Latina Activist and leader Bamby Salcedo’s unlikely and transcendent rise into becoming the effective social
6 p.m., MultiCultural Ctr. (Free)

Thursday, May 22

Fascinating Rhythms, The Music of Flowers

This themed flower show will feature members' Horticulture specimens, Floral Design arrangements, Photography, and a Conservative Exhibit on the Honeybee.
10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Music Academy of the West (Free)

Friday, May 23

Fascinating Rhythms, The Music of Flowers

This themed flower show will feature members' Horticulture specimens, Floral Design arrangements, Photography, and a Conservative Exhibit on the Honeybee.
10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Music Academy of the West (Free)

Winston's Royal Roost

This evening will feature the Royal Roost's house band.
7 p.m., Granada Theatre ($20)

Saturday, May 24

I Madonnari

Celebrate this Italian Street Painting Festival with chalk.
10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Santa Barbara Mission (Free)

Sunday, May 25

I Madonnari

Celebrate this Italian Street Painting Festival with chalk.
10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Santa Barbara Mission (Free)

Monday, May 26

I Madonnari

Celebrate this Italian Street Painting Festival with chalk.
10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Santa Barbara Mission (Free)

Wednesday, May 28

Narco Cultura with Introduction by Steven Osuna

Narco-traffickers have become iconic outlaws, glorified by musicians who praise their new models of fame and success.
6 p.m., MultiCultural Ctr. (Free)

Thursday, May 29

AARP Driver Safety Program

The Driver Safety Program will include a review of the "rules of the road" with an emphasis on safety strategies and practical adjusting techniques.
9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Different locations. ($15 - $20)

Friday, May 30

AARP Driver Safety Program

The Driver Safety Program will include a review of the "rules of the road" with an emphasis on safety strategies and practical adjusting techniques.
9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Different locations. ($15 - $20)

Saturday, May 31

Good Fortune

The SB Trust for Historic Preservation will celebrate Asian cultures and teach about SB's Asian American heritage.
6 p.m. to 10 p.m., Casa de la Guerra

Rally for Kids

Specialty car enthusiasts will hit the road to raise awareness and funds for the United Boys & Girls Clubs.
Time TBA, Santa Ynez Valley (Free)

Sunday, June 1

Santa Barbara Fork & Cork Classic

This year’s inaugural Santa Barbara Fork & Cork Classic event held at the Montecito Country Club is the ideal spot to enjoy an impressive collection of the best chefs and restaurants in Santa Barbara.
2 p.m. to 5 p.m., Montecito Country Club ($65 - $125)

Santa Barbar Fork & Cork Classic

Guests will enjoy tastings from an array of select wines and special dishes prepared.
2 p.m. to 5 p.m., Montecito Country Club ($65 - $125)

Wednesday, June 4

Self-Employment Training Orientation

Women's Economic Ventures will hold information orientation sessions in SB county to help determine readiness for one of WEV's business courses.
6 p.m. to 7 p.m., Locations given upon RSVP. (Free)

Saturday, June 7

Santa Barbara Writers Conference

This conference has been inspiring, connected and believing in writers for over 40 years.
Noon, Hyatt Santa Barbara ($650)

Thursday, June 12

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
8 p.m., Solvang Festival Theater ($38.50 - $49)

Friday, June 13

Live Oak Music Festival

This hub of the festival will be the gathering place for everyone to hear and see some of the finest entertainers.
2 p.m., Live Oak Campground ($20 - $125)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
8 p.m., Solvang Festival Theater ($38.50 - $49)

Saturday, June 14

Live Oak Music Festival

This hub of the festival will be the gathering place for everyone to hear and see some of the finest entertainers.
9 a.m., Live Oak Campground ($20 - $125)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
8 p.m., Solvang Festival Theater ($38.50 - $49)

Sunday, June 15

Live Oak Music Festival

This hub of the festival will be the gathering place for everyone to hear and see some of the finest entertainers.
11:30 a.m., Live Oak Campground ($20 - $125)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
8 p.m., Solvang Festival Theater ($38.50 - $49)

Wednesday, June 18

Winston's Royal Roost

This evening will feature the Royal Roost's house band.
7 p.m., Granada Theatre ($20)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
8 p.m., Solvang Festival Theater ($38.50 - $49)

Thursday, June 19

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
8 p.m., Solvang Festival Theater ($38.50 - $49)

Friday, June 20

Ecstatic Dance Deep Dive

Transform and transcend with this uplifting moving meditation to global beats.
7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Yoga Soup ($12)

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
8 p.m., Solvang Festival Theater ($38.50 - $49)

Saturday, June 21

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
8 p.m., Solvang Festival Theater ($38.50 - $49)

Sunday, June 22

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
8 p.m., Solvang Festival Theater ($38.50 - $49)

Tuesday, June 24

The Piano Guys

These classically-trained musicians create sophisticated new arrangements of everything from Beethoven’s 5th Symphony to Coldplay’s “Paradise,” often weaving seemingly disparate pieces together to create something totally new.
7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., Granada Theatre ($38 - $78)

Wednesday, June 25

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
8 p.m., Solvang Festival Theater ($38.50 - $49)

Thursday, June 26

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
8 p.m., Solvang Festival Theater ($38.50 - $49)

Friday, June 27

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
8 p.m., Solvang Festival Theater ($38.50 - $49)

Saturday, June 28

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
8 p.m., Solvang Festival Theater ($38.50 - $49)

Sunday, June 29

Noises Off

"Noises Off" is a roller coaster, side-splitting look at theatre.
8 p.m., Solvang Festival Theater ($38.50 - $49)

Thursday, July 3

Bob Weir & RatDog

Bob Weir & RatDog will perform with special gust The Chris Robinson Brotherhood.
5 p.m., S.B. Bowl ($48.50 - $68.50)

Friday, July 4

4th of July Fireworks viewed from Stearns Wharf

Stearns Wharf celebrates Independence Day with the best view of the annual fireworks show. While waiting for the fireworks show to begin, the wharf offers many attractions.
9 p.m., Stearns Wharf (Free)

Friday, July 18

Ecstatic Dance Deep Dive

Transform and transcend with this uplifting moving meditation to global beats.
7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Yoga Soup ($12)

Thursday, August 14

AARP Driver Safety Program

The Driver Safety Program will include a review of the "rules of the road" with an emphasis on safety strategies and practical adjusting techniques.
9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Different locations. ($15 - $20)

Friday, August 15

Ecstatic Dance Deep Dive

Transform and transcend with this uplifting moving meditation to global beats.
7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m., Yoga Soup ($12)

Thursday, September 11

AARP Driver Safety Program

The Driver Safety Program will include a review of the "rules of the road" with an emphasis on safety strategies and practical adjusting techniques.
9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Different locations. ($15 - $20)

Friday, September 12

AARP Driver Safety Program

The Driver Safety Program will include a review of the "rules of the road" with an emphasis on safety strategies and practical adjusting techniques.
9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Different locations. ($15 - $20)

Monday, October 13

AARP Driver Safety Program

The Driver Safety Program will include a review of the "rules of the road" with an emphasis on safety strategies and practical adjusting techniques.
9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Different locations. ($15 - $20)

Thursday, November 13

AARP Driver Safety Program

The Driver Safety Program will include a review of the "rules of the road" with an emphasis on safety strategies and practical adjusting techniques.
9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Different locations. ($15 - $20)

Friday, November 14

AARP Driver Safety Program

The Driver Safety Program will include a review of the "rules of the road" with an emphasis on safety strategies and practical adjusting techniques.
9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Different locations. ($15 - $20)

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