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October 13

Special Events

SOLVANG FAERIEFEST
Serina El Senoussi enchants with her sword at Faeriefest
SOLVANG FAERIEFEST
October 13 (10 a.m. to 6 p.m.)

is a gathering of artists in the magical spirit of Fae! Come to the magical Danish town of Solvang for a day of live music, dancers, storytelling, art installations, interactive performances, and costume contest on Oct. 13 from

Cla Orona
Tarmias_dancebit@hotmail.com
Phone: 794-8958
http://solvangfestival.com

Solvang Festival Theater
420 2nd St.
Solvang 93463

Cost: $6 to $8

WALK TO CURE DIABETES
October 13 (9:00am)

The JDRF Walk to Cure Diabetes brings people together in a healthy activity for a worthy goal. The Walk is fun for families and builds camaraderie among company employees. It provides hope, empowerment and a sense of community. Your participation shows your commitment to the large scale movement to conquer type 1 diabetes one step at a time.

Erin Ehlers
eehlers@jdrf.org
Phone: 2132339905

Leadbetter Beach
Loma Alta and Shoreline Dr.
Santa Barbara , CA 93109

Cost: FREE

DAWG ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE
DAWG
DAWG ANNUAL OPEN HOUSE
Worth The Drive
October 13 (11 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

will feature a silent auction, games, food trucks, DAWG tours and information, and live music from Bad Jack, Alastair Greene Band, False Puppet, Big in Japan, and Swampcock on Oct. 13 from

Emily Grossheider
info@sbdawg.org
Phone: 681-0561
http://sbdawg.org

DAWG
5480 Overpass Road
Santa Barbara 93111

Cost: Free

SANTA BARBARA HARBOR AND SEAFOOD FESTIVAL
Freshest seafood from the Santa Barbara Channel
SANTA BARBARA HARBOR AND SEAFOOD FESTIVAL
Worth The Drive
October 13 (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

coincides with lobster season and features local commercial fishermen offering the Santa Barbara Channel’s freshest seafood. Fishermen and seafood vendors will provide thousands of festival-goers with an abundance of live lobster, crab, prawns, BBQ albacore, clam chowder, fish tacos, seafood gumbo, and other prepared dishes. Arts and crafts vendors will offer jewelry, clothing, art, photography, and other hand-crafted items. Ocean-related agencies will provide information and history about local ocean resources. Other activities include Maritime Museum films and exhibits, touch tanks, tall ship tours, and free boat rides and dockside tours. Santa Barbara Harbor Merchants Association will sponsor local live entertainment on the main stage on Oct. 13 from

Brian Slagle
bslagle@SantaBarbaraCA.gov
Phone: 897-1962
http://HarborFestival.org

Santa Barbara Harbor
132 A Harbor Way
Santa Barbara 93111

Cost: Free

THE AVILA BEACH CIVIC ASSOCIATION
Worth The Drive
October 13 (5 and 6:30 p.m.)

presents the Avila Beach Albacore Feed and Silent Auction on Oct. 13 at

avilabeachcc@gmail.com
Phone: 627-1997
http://avilabeachcc.com

Avila Beach Community Center
191 San Miguel St.
Avila Beach , CA

Cost: $20, $10 for adults

Kids and Family

FALL KIDS' HARVEST FESTIVAL
Worth The Drive
October 13 (1 to 3 p.m.)

will show kids how to harvest and taste treats from the garden, gather seeds, paint pumpkins, make masks, and build a scarecrow. Kids will also learn about the changing season, winter vegetables to plant, fall folklore, and more on Oct. 13 from

Lindsey Collinsworth
education@slobg.org
Phone: 541-1400, Ext. 304
http://slobg.org/kids-harvest-fest/

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: Suggested donation of $5

Learning

DSLR PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
DSLR PHOTOGRAPHY WORKSHOP
Worth The Drive
October 13 (9 a.m.)

teaches how to take your camera out of "auto" mode! This photography class will cover the manual functions of your digital camera as well as composition, lighting, and much more on Oct. 13 at

Adam Paine
info@prophotoslo.com
Phone: 801-0544
http://prophotoslo.com

Pro Photo
956 Walnut St.
SLO 93401

Cost: $89

SANTA BARBARA CONTEMPORARY ARTS FORUM
Worth The Drive
October 13 (11 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

presents "Artists' Survival Strategies Seminar" on Oct. 13 from

Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum
sbcaf@sbcaf.org
Phone: 966-5373
http://sbcaf.org

Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum
653 Paseo Nuevo
Santa Barbara

Cost: $15, free for members

Art

OPEN STUDIOS ART TOUR
Open Studios Art Tour at the Avila Studio of Colleen Gnos
OPEN STUDIOS ART TOUR
Worth The Drive
October 13 (10 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

at the Avila Beach Studio of central coast artist and surfer, Colleen Gnos, will feature ocean/siren themed oil paintings and hand-painted surfboards Oct. 20 and 21 from

Colleen
colleen@colleengnos.com
http://colleengnos.com

Art Studio
546 First st, Unit A
Avila Beach 93424

Cost: Free

Clubs and Meetings

DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
DAUGHTERS OF THE AMERICAN REVOLUTION
October 13 (10 a.m.)

Do you have a Revolutionary War patriot in your family tree? Consider membership in the Daughters of the American Revolution, a volunteer women's service organization that honors and preserves the legacy of our Patriot ancestors. Any woman 18 years or older who can prove lineal descent from a Patriot of the American Revolution is eligible for membership. The Captain Henry Sweetser Chapter meets in Santa Maria on the second Saturday of the month, Sept. through June.

Tami Wilkening
tamiandm@aol.com
Phone: 348-1981
http://californiadar.org/chapters/capthenrysweetser

various locations
Santa Maria