Santa Barbara Trolley Daily Tour Schedule Changes

Santa Barbara’s Historic Downtown Trolley has changed our Spring tour schedule. Tours start at 10am and last until 5:30pm. All tours start and end at the Visitor Information Center located at 1 Garden St, Santa Barbara.

Locations highlighted on our Santa Barbara tour include the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, Santa Barbara Zoo, La Arcada which features many restaurants, shops and galleries located next to Santa Barbara’s Museum of Art.

For more information on our daily trolley tour schedule, visit http://bit.ly/1PF3guC

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15th Annual Trolley of Lights Tour SOLD OUT!

Trolley of Lights SOLD OUT!We’ve had an overwhelming response to the 15th Annual Trolley of Lights tour! Thanks to all of you, we’ve sold out in a record breaking 2 days! We look forward to seeing all of your smiling faces in December!

Reminder for all ticket holders:

  • There are no refunds or rain-checks for this event. The tour will run rain or shine, and seats cannot be moved to a different vehicle or day.
  • Check in starts at 6:00PM at the Visitor Information Center, 1 Garden Street, and the trolleys will leave at 6:30PM sharp!
  • Seating is first come, first served for all trolleys.
  • Dress warm as it may be cold.
  • No need to print out your individual tickets, we will have a will call list the night of the event.
  • Remember your canned foods for the food drive! For every two cans you donate, you will receive one raffle ticket! All proceeds  benefit the Unity Shoppe of Santa Barbara.
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I Madonnari Italian Street Painting Festival!

The 28th Annual I Madonnari Italian Street Painting Festival is in full swing in Santa Barbara this weekend! Artists have taken over the grounds at the Santa Barbara Mission with their skillful hands and are creating beautiful works of art! The festival benefits the Children’s Creative Project, a nonprofit arts education program of the Santa Barbara County Education Office. The Project serves 50,000 children in more than 100 schools with visual and performing arts workshops and performances throughout Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties. The festival runs May 24-26, with festivities being held between 10am and 6pm. Admission is free! Take a trolley up to the mission and hop off to enjoy the wonderful works of art being created right in front of your eyes!

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Check Out The Museums In Santa Barbara!

Visiting Santa Barbara and enjoy visiting museums? Need some recommendations on places to go and things to do? Here are some suggestions of museums to really help you get into a “Santa Barbara State of Mind”:

1. Santa Barbara Museum of Art
If art is your thing, check out the Santa Barbara Museum of Art! With a permanent collection of amazing pieces, and new exhibits popping up often, it’s a great place to check out!

2. Santa Barbara Maritime Museum
Located in the Santa Barbara Harbor, the Santa Barbara maritime Museum contains exciting exhibits, and also offers a wide range of educational programs including docent tours, and Tall Ship tours!

3. Museum of Natural History
Inspiring a passion for the natural world, Santa Barbara’s Museum of Natural history is set in a stunning location and is an educational and entertaining experience. Don’t miss the whale skeleton out front! Discounts at the museum with your Santa Barbara Trolley ticket!

Remember that our trolleys allow ticket purchasers to ride the second consecutive day for FREE so be sure to see Santa Barbara and enjoy these sights above and take advantage of our open-air trolley tour and transportation! And don’t forget to check your ticket for great deals all around town!

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Trolley of Lights Tour 2013

Less than a month until the Trolley of Lights Tour 2013!

The regular tour is SOLD OUT, however we still have some tickets left for the Dinner Trolley Tour!

Visit our website today to book your seats before they are gone!

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Santa Barbara Open Streets 2013!

Tomorrow from 10 am – 4 pm, the streets become Santa Barbara’s longest public park with over 2.5 miles of Cabrillo Blvd. and the Funk Zone transformed into a celebration of people-power to promote better health, flexibility and FUN!  No cars – no fumes – no traffic, just the open roads filled with walking, biking, skating, moving and doing!

Visit their website to see a full list of what will be happening throughout the day!

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