2019 is on its way out, and we’ll be closing the chapter on the 2010s. Hello, 2020! Let’s celebrate this landmark holiday in style, the New Year’s in Santa Barbara way. Come and visit us in one of the most unique and refreshing cities on the California coast. What better way to refresh yourself for the coming new year than celebrate this joyful holiday at our beautiful Ballard Canyon Ranch?
New Year’s Eve Sparkling Wine Pairing Flight
Riverbench Santa Barbara Tasting Room
137 Anacapa St, Santa Barbara, CA
This is a great way to start your New Year’s Eve. This tasting room will be open until 2:00pm, so you can head in and get started early on your New Year’s celebrations! From Belgian chocolates to exotic teas, this is truly a unique tasting experience. The $10 ticket includes a box of truffles (the wine tasting is sold separately).
Brew Year’s Eve 2019! Bring on 2020!
112 W Cabrillo Blvd, Santa Barbara, CA
Hosted by Brew Year’s Eve Santa Barbara and the Surf ‘m’ Suds Beer Festival, this event is certainly a fun way to end the year! With the price of your ticket you’ll get access to the party, 10+ craft breweries, wine, margaritas, and more! The fun never stops. Find this party at the Veteran’s Memorial Building in the lively downtown area.
New Year’s Eve w/ Dante Elephante, Clean Spill, & Queen Tide
Soho Restaurant & Music Club
1221 State St #205, Santa Barbara, CA
Tickets: $25 – $40
Doors for this show open at 8:00pm and the show kicks off at 9:00, giving you plenty of time to jam out with Santa Barbara’s top indie rock bands in the last few hours of 2019. Make sure to grab your power hour drink specials while they’re still available! $5 domestic beers and well shots between 8:00pm and 9:00pm.
Rockin’ ’80s New Year’s Eve Celebration
Crowne Plaza Ventura Beach
450 E Harbor Blvd, Ventura, CA
Tickets: $100 – $500
Head into the new year by traveling back in time… but not all the way back to the 1920s. How about to a time we actually remember? Let’s head back to the 80s for one night this December! Enjoy a 360-degree view of Venture Beach from this classy ballroom, along with drinks, dancing, and the live band 80s Invasion.
Let Paradise Retreats Carry You into the New Year
The best way you can possibly end your 2019 is by giving yourselves the gift of a Santa Barbara getaway, and a rental home perfectly suited to all of your needs. Call us today at 1-805-275-1851 and we’ll help you get started on finding your rental home for New Year’s 2019.
As time goes by, we may find ourselves losing interest in the things that have always excited us before; repetition leads to boredom and although, for example, you’ve truly enjoyed your New Year’s festivities in your hometown, there’s only so many times you can go to the same places, see the same people, and make the same toasts before you start to wonder if there are more ways to celebrate your favorite holiday. And to that, we say you better believe there is; especially when you travel to beautiful Santa Barbara for an unforgettable night of fun in New Year’s in Santa Barbara!
New Year’s Eve Sunset Sail, Santa Barbara Sailing Center/Double Dolphin Cruises
While there have probably been many different ways you have celebrated the last day of the year over time, we can almost guess that you have never done so from aboard the deck of a mighty sailing vessel! The Santa Barbara Sailing Center offers a New Year’s Eve Sunset Sail that will make you believe 2019 is going to be the best year yet; and because it ends long before midnight, you can still go out and celebrate with the masses, guaranteeing an evening that will be jam-packed with adventure! Costing $75 per person and offering appetizers and bottomless champagne, this 2-hour cruise will be the perfect way to say adios to 2018!
Brew Year’s Eve Santa Barbara, 100 E Carrillo Street
Ok, you said you wanted to try something different and we are definitely taking you at your word; anyone can celebrate the New Year’s in Santa Barbara with champagne toasts and caviar dreams, but this party features the best of craft beers for your drinking pleasures! Offering music and dancing (The New Vibe and DJ Hecktik is guaranteed to keep the Carrillo Ballroom hopping!) beer, cocktails, and the best dressed partiers in the county, this special event costs $85 per person ($150 for 2) but if you really want to go all out and have up to 7 other people in your group, the VIP Cabanas cost $1200 for the night and are where all the most exciting adventures are bound to occur!
Celebrate New Year’s in Santa Barbara in Your Vacation Rental
Chances are in your excitement to get here you haven’t spent much time enjoying the luxury amenities and creature comforts offered by our Paradise Retreats; so why not stay in and bid adieu to 2018 in comfort and style? As you look around at the plush furnishings, state of the art electronics, and of course, the million dollar views, the best sight will be of your family smiling up at you as you toast another year; reserve yours today and let us be the first to wish you the Happiest of New Years! We have a strong feeling that 2019 is going to be your year!