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Ringo Starr to play Santa Barbara this weekend

Ringo Starr to play Santa Barbara this weekend

8 Jul 2014
If you live in some of the luxury real estate located within beautiful Santa Barbara, then you're likely already aware of the Santa Barbara Bowl, which plays host to many of the area's most attractive cultural events. The venue has quite the summer schedule lined up for the next few months, and it starts this weekend with a Read More
Coming up: The 5th Annual St. Mark's Cellar Classic

Coming up: The 5th Annual St. Mark's Cellar Classic

24 Jun 2014
For residents of the luxury real estate lined up throughout California wine country, the 5th Annual St. Mark's Cellar Classic event is likely already marked down on their calendars. If not, though, you're going to want to build your weekend around this upcoming event - which will be occurring this Saturday, between 4 and 7 p.m., within&nbs Read More
Time for the 40th Summer Solstice Festival

Time for the 40th Summer Solstice Festival

19 Jun 2014
Owners of Santa Barbara luxury real estate likely know all about the Summer Solstice Festival - it's been running for 39 years! Now it's going to kickoff its fourth decade in style, with a party that will last all weekend long.  Entertaining music will be played from the moment that the festival starts - Friday, June 20 Read More
Cacti and Cocktails to be held at Lotusland this Saturday

Cacti and Cocktails to be held at Lotusland this Saturday

16 May 2014
With spring weather already here, and summertime conditions on the horizon, individuals across the country are likely beginning to spend more of their time outside.  Thanks to California's ample sunshine, warm temperatures, scenic beauty and countless opportunities for outdoor recreation, residents across the state are making ar Read More
Golden State oenophiles anticipate 2014 Santa Barbara Vintners Spring Weekend

Golden State oenophiles anticipate 2014 Santa Barbara Vintners Spring Weekend

8 Apr 2014
Aside from the blockbuster movies produced by its film industry, one of the exports that California is best known for is its fine wines, which are cultivated and fermented at upscale vineyards and wineries throughout the state. However, while Napa Valley may be the area most synonymous with wine production, a substantial number of award-winning va Read More
Verdi's 'Il Trovatore' earns fans at the Met

Santa Barbara theater to host spirited 1940s musical revue

20 Mar 2014
Aside from all of the recreational activities that are afforded to Santa Barbara residents - thanks to its coastal location, optimal weather, topographical diversity and proximity to Los Angeles - the vibrant culture found within this California city provides ample opportunities for enriching entertainment and nostalgic enjoyment. Whether interest Read More
Multitude of interesting exhibitions slated to open at PMCA in January

Special exhibition at gallery in Santa Barbara entering final week

21 Feb 2014
Only a few days remain for those local art enthusiasts interested in viewing the current exhibition at the Santa Barbara City College Atkinson Gallery. On display since Friday, Jan. 31, Ann Diener's latest collection of drawings has drawn scores of visitors in recent weeks. However, the display is slated to conclude Friday, Feb. 28 . If you Read More
Santa Barbara BCRC to host annual holiday tea, fashion show on Sunday

Santa Barbara BCRC to host annual holiday tea, fashion show on Sunday

3 Dec 2013
The city of Santa Barbara may be known as one of the most scenic communities along California's coast, however, it has also gained recognition as a hotbed for contemporary clothing design. While its geographic location ensures its residents aren't faced with extreme weather conditions during winter, temperatures can dip significantly durin Read More
Opera Santa Barbara gears up for string of exclusive performances in November

Opera Santa Barbara gears up for exclusive performances in November

8 Nov 2013
Offering its residents and visitors countless opportunities for recreation and enjoyment, the Golden State is not only home to specialty businesses and cutting-edge technologies, but also vibrant culture. California's many cities and affluent communities of luxury real estate owners have long been the site of ongoing innovation in numerou Read More
Spend a Sunday exploring Santa Barbara's fine wines

Spend a Sunday exploring Santa Barbara's fine wines

10 Oct 2013
Though California enjoys favorable weather year-round, the transition between the summer and autumn seasons is evident, and celebrated by Golden State residents each year. While some activities  that are common on the East Coast - such as apple picking - may not be as readily available, those individuals living out west have found other ways Read More