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Santa Barbara Harbor & Seafood Festival - October 17, 2020

The annual Harbor and Seafood Festival is Santa Barbara’s signature Autumn event. Timed with the opening of lobster season, the festival is presented by the City, Commercial Fishermen of Santa Barbara, Inc., Santa Barbara Harbor Merchants’ Association, and the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum. Festival-goers will meet local fishermen and enjoy fresh lobster, crab, prawns, and other local-caught seafood. Live entertainment and other family-oriented activities round out a full day of fun. Event admission is free. For more festival information, including vendor lists and directions and parking, contact the Harbormaster’s Office at (805) 897-1961 or visit our website at

This event would not be possible if it wasn't for the help of many community volunteers. If you love seafood, the outdoors, and fun and would like to volunteer at this event, please contact the City of Santa Barbara Waterfront Department Public Information Officer (805) 897-1962. High school volunteer credit is awarded for participation at this event.

Date: Saturday, October 17, 2020
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: Santa Barbara Harbor, Harbor Way, Santa Barbara, CA 93109
Admission: Free

Harbor & Seafood Festival Website

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