Santa Barbara has quickly become one of the most visited places in all of California. This is because it offers a little bit of everything, from the excitement of a bustling downtown to the peace and beauty of the outdoors. This September, however, it will be one of the most visited places in California because of all the great events that the city is putting on. Here are some of those events that should not be missed!
25th Annual California Lemon Festival
From September 24th to the 25th, the California Lemon Festival will take Santa Barbara over for the 25th time. Apart from the lemons, this event is also a celebration of the amazing culture of Santa Barbara. The festivities are complete with amazing and diverse food options and endless opportunities for activities and entertainment all packed into a family-friendly environment. Additionally, this festival also features the Goleta Fall Classic Car and Street Rod Show; just a couple more reasons to love this year’s lemon festival. You will find all of the festivities in Goleta, just a bit north of downtown Santa Barbara.
Concerts at the Santa Barbara Bowl
The Santa Barbara Bowl is one of the best examples of a beautiful open-air concert venue in the whole country. You will find this magnificent work of 1930s art nestled amidst the beauty of the hillsides to the north of Santa Barbara. When you mix the beautiful location with the state of the art amenities and sound and lighting equipment, you have the perfect venue for a variety of shows. This September, you can enjoy many different performances, from the amazing music of Dolly Parton and Gary Clark Jr. to the comedy of Amy Schumer.
30th Annual Santa Barbara Artwalk
On September 24th and 25th, the Santa Barbara Artwalk will take visitors through some of the most amazing art that the city has to offer for the 30th time. The Museum of Natural History will be transformed into an expansive gallery of art stretching from the grandiose interiors of the museum to the elegant grounds. Art will come in all varieties, from paintings to photographs created by artists of all levels of fame and prestige. This event provides the most thorough exploration of the arts that you are likely to find anywhere.
There are events in Santa Barbara this September for all types of people. There is something for everyone, so make sure you get out here to enjoy the end of summer in the best way possible. Contact us today for more information, or click here to learn more about our amazing rentals!