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Discover exciting Santa Barbara events all year round, just minutes from our impressive resort. The entire city is yours to explore and there is sure to be an enjoyable Santa Barbara special event to entertain any age.

At the right is a small sampling of monthly events, of course there are many more for you to enjoy on any given day in Santa Barbara. Our concierge will be happy to assist with what you can expect to experience during your chosen dates to visit.

Here are some events you can enjoy now at The Fess Parker – A Doubletree  by Hilton Resort:



Happy Hour at The Fess Parker
MONDAY – FRIDAYS, 5:00 – 7:00PM

Rodney's Restaurant

Enjoy drink and appetizer specials indoors or around the fire pit on our outdoor ocean facing patio. Our views are priceless. Enjoy an appetizer special such as Chips with Guacamole and Salsa, Vegetable Spring Rolls with Sweet Chili Sauce, or Hummus Dip with Naan Bread and Olives for $5; a House Chardonnay or Cabernet for $5; Well Drinks special for $7; or Draft Beer for $4. Validated self-parking is on us.

Terraza Del Mar Poolside Deli at The Fess Parker 

Open Seasonally


Mother’s Day Champagne Brunch

Sunday May 10, 2015

10:00 am – 3:00pm

We welcome you to join us for Mother’s Day Brunch with a special gift to the celebrating Mothers.

Our culinary celebration will include a variety of serving stations complete with made to order omelets, carving stations, local seafood, a wide selection of delicious brunch entrees, an array of salads, and an assortment of decadent desserts.

Complete with entertainment by our jazz pianist.

$65 for adults; $35 for children 5 – 12; complimentary for children under 5

Complimentary self and valet parking is provided.

Seating will be available for guests with pets in the Plaza del Sol.

Please contact our concierge for reservations: 805-884-8535

Reservations available from 10:00 am – 3:00pm every half hour with food service available until 3:00pm.


Botticelli, Titian, and Beyond: Masterpieces of Italian Painting from Glasgow Museums 

Exhibition at the Santa Barbara Museum of Art Represents Only West Coast Venue

On View February 8 – May 3, 2015

Works by some of the greatest master of the Italian Renaissance and Baroque periods, such as Giovanni Bellini, Sandro Botticelli, Domenichino, Salvator Rosa, Luca Signorelli, and Titian are on view in the Santa Barbara Museum of Art from February 8 – May 3, 2015. This significant exhibition exploring the evolution of Italian art from the late 14th to the 19th centuries reflects the quality and 500 year range of the Glasgow Museums’ Italian holdings.

The Santa Barbara Museum of Art is open Tuesday – Sunday 11 am to 5 pm, Chase Free Thursday Evenings 5-8 pm. www.sbma.net

Click here to view a complete list of area events

  • Events Year-Long

    Enjoy Santa Barbara area festivals and community events during your stay

  • February
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    Enjoy the Symphony, the Opera, and the Granada Theater

    Santa Barbara International Film Festival

  • April

    The Santa Barbara Vintners Festival

  • May

    I Madonnari Italian Street Painting Festival at the Mission

  • June

    The Summer Solstice Parade and Festival July

  • July

    Fourth of July Celebration, Semana Nautica Ocean Sports Competition

  • August

    Old Spanish Days Fiesta

  • September

    Book and Author Festival

  • October

    The Santa Barbara Harbor and Seafood Festival

  • November

    California Native American Festival

  • December

    Downtown Holiday Parade and Parade of Lights in the Harbor

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