Fiesta Events Calendar 2021

Pre-Fiesta Events

Wednesday, August 4, 2021

  • Wed Aug 4

    CANCELED: El Mercado de la Guerra

    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 4-7
    11am - 10pm

  • Wed Aug 4

    La Fiesta Pequeña

    Fiesta Pequeña Live from Old Mission Santa Barbara. This event is free to the public. Please watch from home if you are not feeling well. 

    Wednesday, August 4, 2021
    6:30 PM

    KEYT live Telecast on channel 1013: 7:00 PM

Thursday, August 5, 2021

  • Wed Aug 4

    CANCELED: El Mercado de la Guerra

    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 4-7
    11am - 10pm

  • Thu Aug 5

    La Misa del Presidente/ 10am/ Thursday

    La Misa del Presidente/ 10am

    OSD EVENTFREE

    This Roman Catholic Mass dates back to the first day of Fiesta in 1936 and today is followed by a festive reception in the Mission’s Sacred Garden.

  • Thu Aug 5

    DIGS! (Celebración de los Dignatarios)

    DIGS! (Celebración de los Dignatarios) – Santa Barbara Zoo
    Thursday, August 5, 2021
    Time 5:00pm-10:00pm
    Tickets $250 (Proceeds benefit the SB Zoo and Fiesta)

  • Thu Aug 5

    Noches de Ronda

    Noches de Ronda
    Santa Barbara Courthouse
    August 5 - August 7, 2021
    8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Friday, August 6, 2021

  • Wed Aug 4

    CANCELED: El Mercado de la Guerra

    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 4-7
    11am - 10pm

  • Thu Aug 5

    Noches de Ronda

    Noches de Ronda
    Santa Barbara Courthouse
    August 5 - August 7, 2021
    8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

  • Fri Aug 6

    Fiesta Stock Horse Show - Friday

    Fiesta Stock Horse Show – Earl Warren Show Grounds
    Friday, August 6
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    For more information and to apply, visit www.sbfiestarodeo.org

    Friday August 6, 2021 9:00 AM Dome arena
    • Fiesta Ranch Horse Class
    • Alisal Ranch Horse Class
    • Open Stock Horse Class
    • Hackamore Class
    • Non-Pro Stock Horse Class
    • Buckaroo Class Non-Pro Limited
    • Open Ranch Class (2 Person)

    Friday August 6, 2021 5:00 PM Dome arena
    • Barrel Racing (7 & Under Unassisted)
    • Barrell Racing (8-12)
    • Barrel Racing (13-17)

    Friday August 6, 2021 2:00 PM Mountain View Arena
    • Pole Bending (7 & Under Unassisted)
    • Pole Bending (8-12)
    • Pole Bending (13-17)
    • Single Stake (7 & Under Unassisted)
    • Single Stake (8-12)
    • Keyhole (13-17)
    • Keyhole (8-12)
    • Keyhole (7 & Under Unassisted)
    • Ribbon Jerking (7 & Under Unassisted/Off Horse)
    • Dummy Roping (7 & Under)
    • Dummy Roping (8-12)

  • Fri Aug 6

    Documentary: El Desfile Histórico – the Historic Parade

    Documentary: El Desfile Histórico – the Historic Parade
    Channel 1013
    12:00 PM - 12:30 PM 

  • Fri Aug 6

    Horsemen’s Rendezvous

    Horsemen’s Rendezvous – The Carriage and Western Art Museum
    4:00 PM

  • Fri Aug 6

    Flor y Canto

    Flor y Canto
    Santa Barbara Courthouse Sunken Gardens
    Friday, August 6, 2021
    7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Saturday, August 7, 2021

  • Wed Aug 4

    CANCELED: El Mercado de la Guerra

    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 4-7
    11am - 10pm

  • Thu Aug 5

    Noches de Ronda

    Noches de Ronda
    Santa Barbara Courthouse
    August 5 - August 7, 2021
    8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

  • Sat Aug 7

    Fiesta Stock Horse Show - Saturday

    Fiesta Stock Horse Show – Earl Warren Show Grounds
    Saturday, August 7
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    For more information and to apply, visit www.sbfiestarodeo.org

    Saturday August 7, 2021 8:00 AM Dome Arena
    • Chuck Doss Memorial Old Timers Team Roping
    • Old Timers Steer Stopping
    • Tri-County steer Stopping
    • #8 Team Roping
    • #5 Earl Souza Memorial Roping
    • Tri-County Tie-Down Roping
    • Tri-County Ladies Breakaway Roping

    Saturday August 7, 2021 1:00 PM Dome Arena
    • Junior/Senior Team Roping
    • Junior Team Roping (13-17)
    • Junior/Senior Team Roping (12 & Under)
    • Breakaway Roping (13-17 Girls)
    • Breakaway Roping (12 & Under, Boys & Girls) • Tie-Down Roping (13-17 Boys)
    • Girls Goat Tying (13-17)
    • Girls & Boys Goat Tying (12 & Under)

    Saturday August 7, 2021 8:00 AM Mountain View Arena
    • Ranch Horse Confirmation
    • Cowboy Ranch Trail (Pattern Class)
    • Cowboy Ranch Riding (Rail Class)

  • Sat Aug 7

    Fiesta Arts and Crafts Show

    Fiesta Arts and Crafts Show – West Beach
    10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

  • Sat Aug 7

    Tardes de Ronda/ 1–5pm/ Saturday

    Tardes de Ronda/ 1–5pm

    OSD EVENTFREEDANCEMUSIC

    Held in the historical Sunken Gardens on Saturday afternoon, the always highly attended “Afternoon of Gaiety” features the talents of performers under the age of sixteen.

  • Sat Aug 7

    Documentary: El Desfile Histórico – the Historic Parade

    Documentary: El Desfile Histórico – the Historic Parade
    Channel 1013
    7:00 PM - 7:30 PM 

Sunday, August 8, 2021

  • Sun Aug 8

    Fiesta Stock Horse Show - Sunday

    Fiesta Stock Horse Show – Earl Warren Show Grounds
    Sunday, August 8
    9:00 AM - 5:00 PM

    For more information and to apply, visit www.sbfiestarodeo.org

    Sunday August 8, 2021 9:00 AM Dome Arena
    • Team Penning
    • Team Sorting

    Sunday August 8, 2021 8:00 AM Mountain View Arena
    • Reining Classes
    • Cowboy Ranch Riding (Pattern Class)

  • Sun Aug 8

    Fiesta Arts and Crafts Show

    Fiesta Arts and Crafts Show – Cabrillo Boulevard, West Beach
    10:00 AM - 5:00 PM