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85th Annual Children’s Fiesta Parade Now Accepting Entries

April 27, 2015 

The City of Santa Barbara’s Parks and Recreation Department is currently accepting entry forms for participation in the Children’s Fiesta Parade. The parade, to be held on Saturday, August 8, is now in its 85th year, and has been a community tradition for generations of children.

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Santa Barbara Arts and Crafts Show Turns 50!

April 26, 2015 

The Santa Barbara Arts and Crafts Show will celebrate its milestone 50th anniversary with a series of events including an art exhibition, an anniversary weekend with shows on both Saturday and Sunday, and a free concert for the community featuring local favorite Spencer the Gardener.

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New Playground Open at Parque de los Niños

April 23, 2015 

Parque de los Niños has reopened after the completion of a playground replacement project. The park now features a three-area playground, with a play structure for children ages 2 - 5, a swing set, and a larger play structure for children ages 5 -12.

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Last Updated: Apr 27, 2015