The Santa Barbara Harbor & Seafood Festival
Presented by the City of Santa Barbara in partnership with
the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum
12th Annual Santa Barbara Harbor & Seafood Festival
Santa Barbara Harbor
The 12th Annual Santa Barbara Harbor & Seafood Festival date will be advertised soon. This signature event 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 & exhibits, touch tanks, tall ship tours and free boat rides & dockside tours. Santa Barbara Harbor Merchants Association will sponsor local live entertainment on the main stage.