SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -

Lot of fun events are going on in your neighborhoods this weekend.  First Alert Meteorologist Meredith Garofalo shares her favorite picks up and down the coast.

SONS OF CHAMPLIN LIVE | JAN. 3 | 7:30 PM | LOBERO THEATRE | $40 & $100

One of the top rock band of the 60s will make a stop in Santa Barbara this weekend!
The Sons of Champlin featuring Bill Champlin, a Grammy winning singer and former member of the band Chicago, will put on a performance you won't want to miss!

TICKETS AND INFORMATION: http://www.lobero.com/events/sons-champlin/

POST PARADE SHOWCASE OF FLOATS | JAN. 2-3 | 9 AM TO 5 PM | PASADENA

Still in the Rose Bowl spirit? Friday and Saturday you can check out the magnificent floral masterpieces at the post rose parade showcase of floats.  
Check them out up close!!

http://www.tournamentofroses.com/events/post-parade

"SNOW MUCH TO DO" | JAN. 3 | 1 - 3 PM | CARPINTERIA | FREE ADMISSION

We made not have had a white Christmas, but your kids can get their fill of snow in Carpinteria Saturday!
Snow Much to Do features real snow, ice skating, crafts, and much more!

http://www.carpinteria.ca.us/areainfo/first_friday.shtml