Friday Fiesta - Page 1

August 2020

  • Aug 05 Wed

    Courthouse Fiesta Tours/ Wednesday-Sunday

    Santa Barbara County Courthouse Fiesta Tours

    COMMUNITY EVENTFREE


    Free guided tours of this beautiful Moorish-Spanish building take place between 10 AM and 3 PM, every 'half-hour' Wednesday thru Saturday and 'every-hour' Sunday. Meet in the Mural Room at the Santa Barbara County Courthouse.

  • Aug 05 Wed

    El Mercado Del Norte/ 11am–11pm / Wednesday-Saturday

    El Mercado Del Norte/11am–11pm

    OSD EVENTFREEFOODDANCEMUSIC


    Come for the fun and the food, stay for the music and dancing. Check out our four distinct "neighborhoods" for all of the family: the food court where you can watch daily entertainment and enjoy Fiesta foods; the Fiesta Bazaar for souvenirs; Fiesta Carnival with rides and attractions for the kids; and the Crazy Horse Cantina for icy cold beer and live entertainment in the evening to get you out on the dance floor.

  • Aug 05 Wed

    Santa Barbara Mission Docent Tours/ Wednesday

    Santa Barbara Mission Docent Tours

    COMMUNITY EVENTYES


    Come explore the Queen of the Missions during special docent led tours. This beautiful landmark is located at 2201 Laguna Street, Santa Barbara, CA 93105.

  • Aug 05 Wed

    El Mercado de la Guerra/ 11am to 11pm/ Wednesday-Saturday

    El Mercado de la Guerra/ 11am to 11pm

    OSD EVENTFREEFOODDANCEMUSIC


    Stroll through a colorful Mexican market (across from City Hall) to feast on Spanish and Mexican-American foods, shop for crafts and souvenirs, and enjoy live entertainment all day and into the early evening.

  • Aug 05 Wed

    Crazy Horse Cantina/ 11am–10:30pm/ Wednesday-Saturday

    Crazy Horse Cantina/ 11am–10:30pm

    OSD EVENTYESDANCEMUSIC


    The Crazy Horse Cantina, inside Mercado Del Norte, features a beer garden with live entertainment and is a favorite gathering spot for locals during Fiesta. It is host during the day to Fiesta's battle of the bands competition where aspiring new talent come to play.

  • Aug 05 Wed

    Casa Cantina/ 12pm-12am/ Wednesday-Saturday

    Casa Cantina/12pm-12am

    COMMUNITY EVENTYESFOODDANCEMUSIC


    Celebrate Fiesta where it all began as Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation presents the Casa Cantina in the courtyard of the historic Casa de la Guerra. Part of the annual Old Spanish Days Fiesta celebration, locals and visitors alike are invited to relax, sip a cold drink, and celebrate at the home of Fiesta!

  • Aug 06 Thu

    Las Noches de Ronda/ 8pm/ Thursday-Saturday

    Las Noches de Ronda

    OSD EVENTFREEDANCEMUSIC



    Las Noches de Ronda, “Nights of Gaiety,” is held in the famous Sunken Gardens of the beautiful Santa Barbara County Courthouse. The evening performances feature spectacular dances and songs from the fire of flamenco to the charm of Mexican folklórico dances.

  • Aug 07 Fri

    Our Lady of Guadalupe Mercado/ 11am–9pm/ Friday-Sunday

    Our Lady of Guadalupe Mercado/ 11am–9pm

    COMMUNITY EVENTFREEFOODDANCEMUSIC


    Our Lady of Guadalupe Mercado serves up a wide array of authentic Mexican cuisine and entertainment. Visit a local secret at 227 North Nopal Street and experience homemade goodness for the whole family!

  • Aug 07 Fri

    El Desfile Histórico (Historical Parade)/ 12noon/ Friday

    El Desfile Histórico (Historical Parade)/ 12pm (noon)

    OSD EVENTFREEDANCEMUSIC


    The Fiesta Historical Parade is unique to Santa Barbara and features floats depicting episodes from the history of the state and city. Descendants of local Native Americans, Spanish Pioneers, the Native Sons and Daughters of the Golden West, and local service clubs and organizations all reenact historical scenes.

  • Aug 07 Fri

    Flor y Canto/ 7pm/ Friday

    Flor y Canto/7pm

    OSD EVENTFREEDANCEMUSIC


    Here is a rare opportunity to see the original Spanish California dances & songs of the 19th century. Interwoven with historic narration, the musical numbers are accompanied on replica acoustic instruments.