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Channel Islands HeliTours

Channel Islands HeliTours April 30, 2011 | Things to Do | Read More
Check out the sights of the Central Coast and the lush Channel Islands with a bird’s eye view of the landscape on a Channel Islands Helicopter tour (from $250 for three passengers). Based out of Oxnard airport, heli-tours by chief pilot Daniel Casey take off for flights from Los Angeles to Santa...

Style Your Sole

Style Your Sole April 30, 2011 | Events | Read More
Head to Santa Barbara’s prAna at Santa Barbara Outfitters, 1200 State St., Santa Barbara, tomorrow for a SOLE-ful Sunday of live music and artful footwear. If you purchase a pair of TOMS shoes, one of eight local artists will be available to customize your kicks for free. Each artist has donated...

Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo April 30, 2011 | Events, Things to Do | Read More
Celebrate the fifth of May and Santa Barbara’s rich cultural heritage at the 20th annual Cinco de Mayo Festival on May 7th and 8th, from 11 am until 10 pm. Head to Plaza de la Guerra and at the historic Casa de la Guerra to enjoy live music, tasty Mexican fare, craft booths, frosty drinks, and...

Party with the Chefs: Anthony Bourdain & Eric Ripert

Party with the Chefs: Anthony Bourdain & Eric Ripert April 29, 2011 | Events, Things to Do, What's New | Read More
If you appreciate spicy demeanor along with your spicy food, you’ll love rubbing elbows with outspoken chef, writer, and  host of Travel Channel’s No Reservations, Anthony Bourdain, who hosts a rousing lecture and conversation with the charming Eric Ripert—of Bravo’s Top Chef and...

Ventura’s Summer Soirees

Ventura’s Summer Soirees April 29, 2011 | Events | Read More
The summer months are quickly approaching, and now’s the time to mark your calendar for some good, old fashioned fun on Central Coast shores. First stop, Ventura: MUSIC: Indie West Fest: 30 national Indie bands at the Ventura County Fairgrounds on Saturday, June 4, from 11 am to 6 pm. The Johnny...