Take a mini-vacation to Italy this Saturday, March 27, at Passport to Venice, the S.B. Maritime Museum’s 10th anniversary gala. The event will celebrate Santa Barbara’s rich maritime history and help raise funds for the museum with a silent auction of decorative masks crafted by area artists. The fête begins at 6 p.m. at the museum (113 Harbor Wy., #190). Call 962-8404 for ticket pricing and more info.