Jim Messina Live in Concert – 8 p.m. at the Lobero – Jim Messina’s legacy of musical genius spans five decades, three super groups, a vibrant solo career and scores of producing and engineering credits. Visit for details.
College Nights at Dunn – 6 8 p.m. at — Admissions reps from various colleges will highlights different areas of study. Ideal for anyone looking to better understand college admissions and attendance. This event is for Business and Entrepreneurship – Univ. of Chicago, Univ. of Florida, Babson College, Hult International Business School. Email . for details.
Free Nutrition and Diabetes Education – 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. at SYV Cottage Hospital – Sleep and Your Health – Contact Stacey Bailey directly at 805-694-2351.
SYHS Football Game – 7 p.m. versus Lompoc High School. Go Pink night.
Shred Day – 8 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. at various locations in the valley. Mechanics Bank in Buellton from 8 – 9:30 a.m.; Solvang Vet’s Hall from 10 -11:30 a.m. and Noon to 1:30 p.m. at Mechanics Bank in Santa Ynez.
SYV Health Fair – 10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. at the SYV Marriott in Buellton – 37th annual Santa Ynez Valley Cottage Hospital (SYVCH) Free Health Fair offers free flu shots, osteoporosis screenings, cholesterol and glucose screenings, blood pressure checks, meet therapy dogs and CPR demonstrations. Children and adults helmet fitting and for sale ($10). Free refreshments are served throughout the Health Fair. Plus, attendees can register and be present to win prize drawings. Visit for more.
SYV Botanic Garden Appreciation Barbecue –
5 & 6
POW-WOW – All day at Live Oak Campground – The Chumash Inter-Tribal Pow-Wow draws members of tribal nations from across the United States to participate in dancing and drumming competitions. The event also features Native American food and crafts booths. Call 688-7997 or visit .
Free Nutrition and Diabetes Education – 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. at SYV Cottage Hospital – Diabetes and Exercise – Contact Stacey Bailey directly at 805-694-2351.
College Nights at Dunn – 6 8 p.m. at — Admissions reps from various colleges will highlights different areas of study. Ideal for anyone looking to better understand college admissions and attendance. This event is for STEM and Pre-Health – Rhodes College, Saint Mary’s of California, Lawrence University, Univ. of Puget Sound, Kalamazoo College. Email . for details.
Coffee with a Cop – 8:30 a.m. at Pattibakes – These events provide the community an opportunity to meet the deputies and talk about concerns that affect them individually or the Valley as a whole, over a cup of coffee.
Getty Villa – 8:30 a.m. – 7 p.m. to see the renovations and galleries that opened with a new arrangement of Greek and Roman antiquities. Visit will start with 45-min Garden and architecture tour, with free time to explore the collections. Hosted by Elverhoj Museum of History and Art. Visit to register.
SB – SLO By Train – 10:30 a.m. – 6:15 p.m. Catch the train in Goleta and see the beautiful views of the coast, including VAFB. Parks and Rec will pick up in SLO station for shipping in downtown SLO, travel back by bus. $65 per person, visitto register.
Free Nutrition and Diabetes Education – 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. at SYV Cottage Hospital – Women’s Health Issues – Contact Stacey Bailey directly at 805-694-2351.
Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons – 8 p.m. at the Chumash Casino – “Sherry.” “Can’t Take My Eyes Off You.” “Big Girls Don’t Cry.” Frankie Valli brings all the classic hits to life as he and The Four Seasons head to the Central Coast. Don’t miss some of the most iconic American rock and pop songs with this incredible live performance. Visit for details.
SB Harbor and Seafood Festival – 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. – Santa Barbara Harbor – Meet fishermen face to face and enjoy fresh seafood. There will be fun activities for the whole family from sea life touch tanks, boat tours and free boat rides. Visit for details.
SBC Sheriff’s Benevolent Posse DARE Golf Tournament – 12:30 p.m. tee-time at Alisal Guest Ranch – 2- Hole in One cars, raffles, team standing prizes, longest drive and closest to the hold. Post tournament dinner, $175 per person. RSVP to Sara O’Shaughnessy or Chris Nielsen .
Science Pub: Current Events in the Las Cumbres Observatory Universe – 6 – 8 p.m. at Dargan’s Irish Pub SB – Las Cumbres Observatory founder Wayne Rosing will present the story of Santa Barbara’s very own global astronomical observatory. Visit for details.
Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe – 7 p.m. at Arlington Center for Performing Arts – Soccer superstars Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe are an irresistible force, both on and off the field. Visit for details.
Yoga, 9 a.m.; Arthritis Exercise Class, 10:15 a.m.; Arts and Crafts every third Monday; Solvang Senior Center, 1745 Mission Drive; 805-688-3793.
Preschool Storytime – 11 a.m. – Buellton Library – Bring your preschooler to story time to help get them ready to read!
Computer class, 9 a.m., Knitting, 9:30 a.m.; Tai Chi, 11 a.m.; bridge and poker, 12:45 p.m.; Mah Jongg 1 p.m., Solvang Senior Center, 1745 Mission Drive; 805-688-3793.
Preschool Story Time – 10:30 a.m. at Solvang Library. Bring your preschooler to story time to help get them ready to read!
Pickle Ball – 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at Buellton Rec. $3 per drop in or passes available. Multiple courts, players of all skills welcome.
SYV We Support the Troops – 9 a.m.-noon. Volunteers pack care packages on the fourth Wednesday of each month. Bethania Lutheran Church, 603 Atterdag Road, Solvang. 805-245-4951.
Art Class, 9 a.m.; Book Club, 10 a.m. (call first); Bingo, 1 p.m.: Solvang Senior Center, 1745 Mission Drive; 805-688-3793.
Wiggly Storytime – 10:30 a.m. – Solvang Library – Short stories, songs, rhymes and activities for babies, toddlers and preschoolers.
Knit and Crochet – 1 p.m., Buellton Senior Center, West Highway 246, Buellton; 805-688-4571.
Healing Hearts Support Group – 2-4 p.m. Santa Ynez Valley Presbyterian Church, 1825 Alamo Pintado Road. Free. To R.S.V.P. call 805-693-0244.
Solvang Farmers Market – 2:30-6:30 p.m., First Street between Mission Drive and Copenhagen Drive, Solvang.
Crafternoons – 3:45-5:45 p.m. Arts Outreach, 2948 Nojoqui Ave. Suite 9, Los Olivos. $10/child; 805-688-9533.
Lindy Hop Lessons – 7:10 p.m. for Beginner, low impact and 8 p.m. for Intermediate level. Classes are taught by Hannah Rasby at the Solvang Vets Hall. Cost is $5 per class.
Sideways Inn Local’s Night Specials – 5 p.m.- 8 p.m., 114 East Highway 246, Buellton; 805-691-8088.
Chair Exercises – 10 a.m., Buellton Senior Center, West Highway 246, Buellton; 805-688-4571.
Arthritis Exercise Class, 10:15 a.m.; Mah Jongg, Noon; Basic Cartooning, 1 p.m., Solvang Senior Center, 1745 Mission Drive; 805-688-3793.
Reading with Dogs – 3:30 – 4:30 p.m. at Solvang Library – Tail Waggin Tutors help young readers practice reading skills.
Brain Injury Survivors of Santa Ynez Valley – Noon-2 p.m., Bethania Lutheran Church, 603 Atterdag Road, Solvang. Jodi House Brain Injury Support Center offers a support group for brain injury survivors and caregivers;
Junior Rangers Program – 12:30-1:30 p.m. Neal Taylor Nature Center, 2265 Highway 154. Children 3 and up; under 10 years must be accompanied by an adult. $3/person. Nature Center admission is free. Visit
World Folk Dance – 6:30 – 8:30 p.m. at Buellton Rec – Ages 8 – adults, learn dances from Scandinavia, England, Scotland, Italy and more. Family fun and free.