March 15th – March 16th
With the perfect temperate climate, the Southern California Coast poses as the ideal home for the beautiful orchid flower. Celebrate the 74th annual Santa Barbara International Orchid Show. Walk among rows of beautiful orchids and take part in arrangement demonstrations.
Recurring weekly on Thursdays through March 21st, 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Take a ceramics class in the beautiful Santa Barbara Museum of Art. Learn the ins and outs of ceramics, including building, throwing, decoration and glazing techniques! Perfect for all experience levels, this course features small group instructions and hands-on demonstrations for beginners, while more advanced students are free to work independently.
Recurring daily, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Perfect for all skill levels, this guide-led bike ride starts in the mountains and heads down to the ocean. Stop along the way to enjoy some of Santa Barbara’s most loved locations. Tour price includes all bikes and cycling equipment, lunch, beverages, tour-guide and air-conditioned car service.
February 14th, 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Celebrate Valentine’s Day by sailing into the sunset with the one you love aboard the Double Dolphin. Tickets include bottomless champagne and delicious appetizers from C’est Cheese.
February 22nd – March 3rd
Eat your way through Santa Barbara at a great price! This tasty 10-day event provides an excellent opportunity for locals and visitors to celebrate Santa Barbara’s flourishing culinary scene and dine in the area’s best establishments for an affordable price.
March 17th, 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Wine and chili are the perfect combo! Sample from over 25 wineries and craft breweries while you vote on Buellton’s best chili. Take part yourself if you think you have what it takes to be a chili champion!
Recurring every Wednesday, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Get funky in the new year. Over the course of the tour, guests will learn about the history of Santa Barbara, the development of the Funk Zone, and will taste food at six different locations. Tasting menu items include handmade chocolates, freshly roasted coffee, seafood, tacos, wood-fired pizza, cupcakes, and sparkling wine.
Recurring Weekly on Mondays – 10:00 am – 4:30 pm
If you like tasty treats and wine, then you are going to love this Santa Ynez tour! This wine tour features a delicious sampling of wine-infused cupcakes from Enjoy Cupcakes in the heart of Santa Ynez wine country. Popular cupcakes include Pomegranate Mango Chardonnay and Chocolate Blackberry Syrah.
April 18th, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Sip on local beer and wine while enjoying the Santa Barbara coastline aboard the Twin Dolphin sailboat. Ticket includes complimentary tastings and reusable wine glass!
We require a two-night minimum stay on most weekends.