'Fiesta del Museo' has become one of the most popular events preceding Old Spanish Days Fiesta. Held at the beautiful Santa Barbara Historical Museum, the event is home to silent and live auctions, dancing, live music, great food,
The festive cascarones also known as colored confetti filled eggs are sold and cracked wildly during Old Spanish Days in Santa Barbara. It's part of the event's tradition. There's now a call to keep mylar out of the eggs or any baggies filled with confetti this year.
How many times have you forgotten to put on sunscreen lotion when going to festivals, family gatherings, parades and other events? Dealing with those nasty sunburns can be a hassle. With Old Spanish Days Fiesta less than three weeks away, one local business wants to put the power of shade in the palm of Fiesta-goers' hands for those particularly sunny days.
Old Spanish Days executive committee announced the selection of Jean-Michel Cousteau as Grand Marshal for the 2016 El Desfile Histórico Parade. Tuesday's announcement comes just over three weeks from one of Santa Barbara's most popular events and one of the largest equestrian parades in the country.