Downtown Santa Barbara’s Live Art and Wine Tour Returns on May 19

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Downtown Santa Barbara’s Live Art and Wine Tour Returns on May 19
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The Downtown Santa Barbara Live Art and Wine Tour is back for its 20th Anniversary, and you are invited! 

The Downtown LIVE Art & Wine Tour, Presented by Towbes Group and Produced by the team at the Downtown Organization of Santa Barbara will give you some of the best bites, sips, and entertainment that downtown has to offer. Scheduled for Thursday, May 19th (5:30 pm to 9:00 pm), this year’s curated Live Art and Wine Tour takes place in 8 venues located North of Carrillo Street, with a Final Party location at the Arlington Theatre.  

After checking in, guests trade their tickets for a wine glass and plate, a wristband, and a map to 8 different venues that will provide food, wine, and live entertainment from 5:30 – 7:30 pm. Guests will then be invited to return to the Arlington Theatre from 7:30 - 9:30 pm for an after party where there will be even more local, yummy food, specialty drinks, and a silent auction!  The Final Party includes performances from local favorites Mezcal Martini and AIREDANSE! 

Attending this event gives guests the opportunity to experience live art at some of the best galleries downtown while enjoying delectable food & drink.  



10 West Gallery 

Santa Barbara Fine Art 

Thomas Reynolds Gallery 

Maune Contemporary 

Sullivan Goss - An American Gallery 

The Crafter's Library 

SBIFF Education Center 

Colette Cosentino Atelier + Gallery 

Arlington Theatre  




Carlitos Café y Cantina 

Chase Restaurant and Lounge 

Opal Restaurant & Bar 


Los Arroyos Mexican Restaurant & Take Out 

Lu’s Strawberries 

Oppi’z Bistro and Natural Pizza 

Mizza Artisan Pizza and Italian Cuisine 

Buena Onda  

Menchaca Chocolates 

Taqueria SB  

Crush Bar 

Yona Redz 

Foxtail Kitchen 

Soul Bites 

Bluewater Grill 

Andersen’s Danish Bakery & Restaurant 






Grassini Family Vineyards 

Silver Wines 

Lucas & Lewellen 

La Lieff Wines 


Frequency Wines 

Institution Ale 

M Special Brewing Co 

T.W. Hollister Co. 

Santa Rita Hills Winery 

Sandovol Mergenov Wines 

Serenity Farms & Vineyard 

Bradley Family Winery 

Ampelos Cellars 

Municipal Winemakers / Potek 

And special guests 


The Downtown LIVE Art & Wine Tour is Downtown Santa Barbara’s biggest fundraiser of the year.  All proceeds from the event will be benefiting the Downtown Public Art, Activations and Events Fund that helps support programs such as Pianos on State, State Street Promenade Market Concerts, and other future community activations. 

Sponsors for this event include: Presenting Sponsor Towbes Group, Santa Barbara Beautiful, Bunnin Santa Barbara, Sol Wave Water, Tent Merchant, Bella Vista Designs Inc. Taste of the Santa Ynez Valley, Santa Barbara Independent, Voice Magazine.  

Tickets are $95 for the tour and Final Party. Learn more and purchase tickets at 

Learn more about the event at:

Check-in begins at 5:15pm at the Arlington Theatre. If you have any questions or would like to highlight your restaurant, winery brewery or contribute a silent auction item, please email and if you are interested in becoming a sponsor please email  

Downtown Santa Barbara serves as the champion and advocate for the stakeholders of historic Downtown Santa Barbara, California, with more than 1400 members. The nonprofit organization also manages the Downtown Santa Barbara Business Improvement Districts (BID’s), working to create a vibrant place for visitors, investors, and residents. For more information about our programs, events, and a directory of downtown businesses visit  

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