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Fiesta Santa Barbara

Fiesta: Honorary Vaquero

Cowboy Frank Machado has been wrangling cattle since he was a boy in Santa Maria. Read story.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Las Pinturas de la Fiesta

Sullivan Goss Gallery shows its spirit with a present of an entire exhibition of Fiesta-oriented art. Read story.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

What’s On for Fiesta 2014

Old Spanish Days activities and entertainment that you won’t want to miss. Read story.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

El Presidente Dennis Rickard

Tradition and history are this year’s Old Spanish Days theme. Read story.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Fiesta 2014

Celebrate Old Spanish Days with dance, music, and authentic food. Read story.

Thursday, July 31, 2014

Scene in S.B.

Spirit Talia Ortega Vestal and Junior Spirit Natalie Mowers show off their firery Flamenco at Old Spanish Days. Read story.

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Books: Old Spanish Days: Santa Barbara History Through Public Art

Author Erin Graffy de Garcia captures S.B.’s Spanish soul in her new book. Read story.

Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Pre-Fiesta Events 2014

Old Spanish Days kicks off Wednesday, July 30. Read story.

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Event: Garden Court’s Fiesta Party

Garden Court retirement home celebrates the spirits of Old Spanish Days with a free event. Read story.

Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Spirit of Fiesta Auditions

With the 90th Old Spanish Days only four months away, it’s time to select the young dancers who will serve as Spirits during the August celebration. Read story.

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Fiesta Photos 2013

Here's a look at some of the past few days of Old Spanish Days scenes. Read story.

Monday, August 5, 2013

Cooking for Fiesta

Rebecca Brand's seasonal how-to videos. Read story.

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Crackdown on Fiesta Cruiser Run

Police warn of increased enforcement at the annual bike ride. Read story.

Originally published 11:00 a.m., August 1, 2013
Updated 12:16 p.m., August 1, 2013

Flamenco Wars Leave Students Out of Luck

Dance studio banned from courthouse events after 2012 confrontation. Read story.

Thursday, August 1, 2013

All of the Fiesta Action

Check out activities and entertainment of Old Spanish Days that you won’t want to miss. Read story.

Thursday, August 1, 2013
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