Old Spanish Days – Fiesta

Santa Barbara, CA. July 31 - August 4, 2024

La Recepción del Presidente/ 5-10pm/ Sunday, August 1nd, 2021

Sunday, August 02, 2020 from 05:00 PM to 10:00 PM


La Recepción del Presidente

Sunday, August 2nd, 2020

Every year, La Recepción del Presidente kicks off Fiesta week. A wonderful evening in the beautiful outdoor Plaza del Sol at the Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort, this event brings together Fiesta history with the excitement of the Fiesta to come. Guests will be warmly greeted by the official receiving line of the El Presidente and Primera Dama, as well as the extended Fiesta family including the Spirits, Saint Barbara and members of the Comité Ejecutivo.

The evening includes guests in their finest Fiesta attire, a tasty Mexican buffet, entertainment by talented artists including the performances by the 2020 Spirit of Fiesta. As the sun sets over the Pacific Ocean, dance the night away under the stars. Don't miss this wonderful event!