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Fiesta Santa Barbara

Crackdown on Fiesta Cruiser Run

Police warn of increased enforcement at the annual bike ride. Read story.

Originally published 11:00 a.m., August 1, 2013
Updated 12:16 p.m., August 1, 2013

Flamenco Wars Leave Students Out of Luck

Dance studio banned from courthouse events after 2012 confrontation. Read story.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

All of the Fiesta Action

Check out activities and entertainment of Old Spanish Days that you won’t want to miss. Read story.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

The Fiesta Cruiser Run

There’s something beatific about an unsanctioned event where bicyclists flood State Street for blocks on end. Read story.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Spirit of Fiesta 2013

Corrie Jimenez has been dancing since she was three years old and attending Fiesta celebrations for as long as she can remember. Read story.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

El Presidente 2013

Josiah Jenkins is a fifth-generation Californian who has been involved with Old Spanish Days since 1976. Read story.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Junior Spirit 2013

Cordero will serve many roles, including leading El Desfile de los Niños and performing at Tardes de Ronda. Read story.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Fiesta-Worthy Tacos, All Year Long

Taco spots that deserve mucho amor. Read story.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

My Favorite Fiesta Food

Look, it won’t kill you to relish in warm and fuzzy pleasures of all kinds during Fiesta. Read story.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Fiestamama Marathon

It’s a week of madness where I follow my dancing offspring around from one show to the next — hitting six, seven, even eight venues a day around town. Read story.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Anchor Gets Into Fiesta Spirit with Pop-Up Taco Shop

Get a sneak peek of Jason Tuley’s taco concept this weekend, when he previews La Ancla. Read story.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Fiesta 2013

Read on for a guide to this year’s Old Spanish Days. Read story.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Gillian Ireland Competes at Fiesta

Santa Barbaran and former U.S. Team Penning national champ Gillian Ireland competes at the Fiesta Stock Horse Show. Read story.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

Fiesta Film from 1935

An MGM-produced short video on "La Fiesta de Santa Barbara. Read story.

Monday, July 29, 2013

The First-Ever Spirit of Fiesta

The first girl to lead the Fiesta Parade is now 79 years old—and making friends with this year’s Spirit of Fiesta. Read story.

Thursday, July 25, 2013
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