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Tuesday Riviera Power Outage
updated: Jun 25, 2014, 9:09 AM

UPDATE provided by the SB Museum of Natural History:
June 26, 2014 10:10am

Edison worked through the night to restore power, and the Museum will be open today from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, including Butterflies Alive!, Smokey Bear & Woodsy Owl: Home Sweet Home, and The Museum Backyard. The Museum temporarily closed yesterday due to a power outage caused by a car accident in the area.

The Santa Barbara Wine Festival hosted by the Museum on Saturday, June 28 will go on as scheduled. All methods for buying tickets to the festival have been restored:

  • Online: www.sbnature.org/tickets
  • Phone: 805-682-4711 ext. 110
  • In Person: Go to the Museum’s Admission Office between 10:00 AM–5:00 PM.

    Update provided by the SB Museum of Natural History

    Museum power update as of 1 pm: Edison has new pole but it will be some time. They have not started to pull old pole out yet. Repairs may even go into night. they already brought in lights to work after dark.

    Due to power outage the Museum is closed to the general public until further notice. This includes the Butterflies Alive exhibit, Gladwin Planetarium, and The Museum Backyard. The Sea Center on Stearns Wharf is open from 10AM-5PM.

    The Santa Barbara Wine Festival hosted by the Museum on Saturday, June 28 will go on as scheduled. For today, please call 805-962-2526 ext. 108 to buy tickets or go online to www.sbnature.org/tickets.

    For updates about when the Museum will reopen, please check the Museum's website at www.sbnature.org.


    Reported by an edhat Subscriber

    Power outage on the Riviera due to a traffic accident on Tuesday Night. Edison estimated it would be back up by 3am.

    Comments in order of when they were received | (reverse order)

     MESARATS agree helpful negative off topic

    2014-06-25 11:28 AM

    Per Newshawk a power pole was severely injured by a distracted driver who was changing a song on her cell phone. A dream come true for some of our frequent posters.


     COMMENT 530624 agree helpful negative off topic

    2014-06-25 02:54 PM

    Apparently the Mission is closed too.


     COMMENT 530709 agree helpful negative off topic

    2014-06-25 10:32 PM

    Traffic was snarled w/ closures surrounding the Mission and the Museum.


     COMMENT 530736 agree helpful negative off topic

    2014-06-26 07:56 AM

    Got the power back this morning about 4:30 am. Thank goodness!!


     COMMENT 530737 agree helpful negative off topic

    2014-06-26 08:10 AM

    If the power stays out, will the Wine Festival be rescheduled? Is there any chance of that?


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