Santa Maria Sun / Hot Stuff
PHOTO COURTESY OF SANTA YNEZ VALLEY ARTS
Tradition made contemporary
Santa Ynez Valley Arts showcases the mixed media sculpture of Tammy Evans in her new exhibit, Gourd Masks: Unique Visions currently showing in the organization’s feature room in Gallery Los Olivos, 2920 Grand Ave., Los Olivos. More information is available at 688-7517 or fatponydesign.com.
PHOTO COURTESY OF JUDY LINDQUIST
Ready to rip
The Riptide Big Band is forgoing an Oktoberfest or Halloween concert this month, and instead will celebrate Eleanor Roosevelt’s birthday with a performance and dance event on Oct. 11 from 1:30 to 4 p.m. at the Elwin Mussell Senior Center, 510 Park, Santa Maria. Cost is $10. More information is available at 813-5186 or riptidebb.com.
PHOTO BY JOE PAYNE
All that glitters
Buff off your Buffalo nickels and grab all your baseball cards because the annual Santa Maria Coin and Collectables Show happens on Oct. 10. Locals are invited to bring their coins for free appraisals as well as to buy from or sell to a number of Santa Maria Coin Club members at the event happening from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Elwin Mussell Senior Center, 510 E. Park Ave., Santa Maria. Free. More information is available at 937-1250 or santamariacoinclub.com.
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