California Concerts

Santa Barbara Stearns Wharf Wednesdays Concerts

Stearns Wharf
Santa Barbara, CA

April 5, 2023 Out of the Blue 4-6 p.m.

May 3, 2023 King Bee 4-6 p.m.

June 7, 2023 Do No Harm Band 6-8 p.m.

July 5, 2024 Double Wide Kings   6-8 p.m.

August 2, 2023 Tequila Mocking Bird 6-8 p.m.

September 6, 2023 The Academy   4-6 p.m.

October 4, 2023 Down Mountain Lights 4-6 p.m.

Live music on the First Wednesdays • Festive treats including ice cream, sherbet, candy, popcorn, fudge, and cotton candy • Jewelry, art, crafts, gifts, and toys • Shells, minerals, and fossils • Wine tasting • Sportswear clothing • Fishing gear rental and bait and tackle • Palm reading • Fresh fish, shellfish, steaks, prime rib, fish and chips, burgers, cocktails, exotic tropical drinks, and more • Child-friendly water taxi and harbor tours • Interactive Sea Center museum

Santa Barbara  Concert Series

Thursdays July- August

Chase Palm Park on The Great Meadow Stage
223 E. Cabrillo Blvd.
Cabrillo Blvd. at Calle Cesar Chavez
Santa Barbara, CA
Free, |

Located right on Cabrillo Boulevard along the gorgeous Santa Barbara waterfront. Don't miss it!

2023 Concerts

6-7:30 p.m.

July 6, 2023 Paradise Kings
Rock, Blues,  Swing

July 13, 2023 The Molly Ringwald Project
80s Dance Hits

July 20, 2023 Captain Cardiac and the Coronaries
50s and 60s Rock n' Roll

July 27, 2023 Mezcal Martini
Latin Jazz

Concerts are free to the public and you are invited to bring your blankets, lawn chairs and picnic baskets. Dogs on leash are OK, but alcoholic drinks are not allowed. No staking out spots with chairs and other items prior to 12 noon the day of event. It's one of Santa Barbara's best summer traditions. Find out first-hand what brings up to 5,000 people down to Chase Palm Park on Thursday nights during the months of June, July and August! Make sure to dust off your dancing shoes, pack up a picnic dinner and your friends and family, and come celebrate summer with great free music concerts in Santa Barbara's beautiful Chase Palm Park!

Downtown Santa Barbara Live Concerts

State Street Promenade
1028 State Street
Santa Barbara, CA
Free, downtownlive

2023 Concerts

6-8 p.m.

May 31, 2023  Nathan & Jessie
Jazz, Folk Music

June 7, 2023  Al Vafa
Jazz, Blues Music

June 14, 2023 Abba Dabba Doo
Swedish disco rock, ABBA tribute

June 15, 2023 Rock the Block Summer Fest
700-800 blocks of State Street
Live music from DJ Darla Bea
Performances by Fiesta dancers & Hula Anyone
Tie-Dying (bring your own shirts), Roller Skating, Solstice Masks, Arts & Crafts, Library on the Go, Vendors

June 21, 2023  The Mark Alvarado Trio
Soul Music

June 28, 2023  Katy Caballero
Singer Songwriter Folk/Indie Music

The Downtown Organization of Santa Barbara’s is pleased to continue the “Downtown Live'' Free Music Series every featuring local bands each week in a casual outdoor setting of the State Street Promenade. While the music is free and open to the public to enjoy, patrons are also encouraged to grab a bite or a drink at OPPI’Z Bistro and Natural Pizza, and L’Antica Pizzeria Da Michele. Both restaurants will be offering a special 20% off all pizzas during event nights!

Santa Barbara Bowl Concerts

Santa Barbara Bowl
1122 N Milpas Street
Santa Barbara, CA

2023 Concerts, times vary

June 13, 2023, 7 p.m. Diana Ross $ $56.50-up

June 16, 2023 Kelsea Ballerini with Georgia Webster $55-up
July 7, 2023 Neil Young - Coastal Tour with Chris Pierce $84.50-up

July 8, 2023 Gabriel "Fluffy" Iglesias, comedian$40.50-up

July 15, 2023 Little Big Town with Patty Griffin, Caitlyn Smith $45.50-up

July 21, 2023 Jason Mraz And His SuperBand with Celisse $46.50

August 4, 2023 Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue and Ziggy Marley and special guests Mavis Staples, Robert Randolph Band $53.50-up

August  5, 2023 Santa Barbara Mariachi Festival with Edith Marquez, El Mariachi del Divo, Majo Aguilar, Mariachi Femenil Nuevo Tecalitlán, Mariachi Angeles, Mariachi Garibaldi $85.50-up

August 6 & 7, 2023 Rebelution: Good Vibes Summer Tour 2023
 with special guests Iration, The Expendables, Passafire, DJ Mackle $50.50-up

August 13, 2023 Father John Misty + The Head And The Heart
with special guest  Miya Folick $41.50-up

August 18, 2023 Young The Giant with Milky Chance, Rosa Linn $42.50-up

September  6, 2023 Jungle $40.50-up

September 12 & 13, 2023 The Lumineers with special guest  James Bay $55.50-up

September 16, 2023 Van Morrison with special guest  The James Hunter Six  $55.50-up

September 23, 2023 Daniel Caesar with special guest  Orion Sun $50.50-up

September 29, 2023 An evening with Goose $46.50-up
September 30, 2023 Odesza with special guests Bob Moses, TOKiMONSTA, QRTR, OLAN $65.50-up

October 14, 2023 The Postal Service & Death Cab for Cutie: Give Up & Transatlanticism 20th Anniversary Tour $50.50-up  
October 28, 2023 Hozier with special guest  Madison Cunningham $54.50-up 

November 4, 2023 Kenny Loggins This Is It! His Final Tour 2023 with guests Yacht Rock Revue $64.50-up

Events are not guaranteed. It is your responsibility to confirm before going.

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