Staff Report

The Santa Ynez Valley Charter School will hold its 19th annual auction and dinner, “Boots, Blues & BBQ,” at the Santa Ynez Valley Historical Museum in Santa Ynez at 5 p.m. Saturday, April 27.

The public is welcome to enjoy the evening that will include a gourmet Southern-style dinner from Island View Catering, a live auction, and music from Santa Barbara’s own Paradise Kings and singer-songwriter Rowdy Yates. 

Tickets are on sale now at Also on that website before the event, organizers will be auctioning off a number items to raise money for enrichment programs that benefit the school’s students. Community members may also donate items for auction via this website. 

Santa Ynez Valley Charter School is a nonprofit corporation that provides a publicly funded kindergarten through eighth-grade education. Proceeds from the event help to support music, art, technology and science programs.

For more information, visit, email, or call 805-686-7360.