In 1958 the Stock Horse Show moved to Earl Warren Showgrounds and a professional rodeo was added. Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association athletes from all over the West came to Santa Barbara to compete. The Horse Show was expanded to include a variety of classes giving riders and ropers of all ages and ability levels a chance to show their skills.
Fiesta Stock Horse Show & Rodeo
Santa Barbara Fair & Expo
Get ready for your close-up! “We’re Going Hollywood!” and rolling out the red carpet at the 24th annual Santa Barbara Fair & Expo!, April 24-28, 2013 at the Earl Warren Showgrounds. It's a star studded place that will put a smile on your face! Carnival Ride Thrillers, Farm Animal Adventures, Award Winning Fair Food and Hollywood entertainment are the top billing at this celebration of legendary Hollywood fun.
The Santa Barbara Orchid Show
The Santa Barbara International Orchid Show is one of the largest and oldest orchid shows in the United States. Visitors delight in exuberant displays of blooming orchids. with exhibits designed to each year’s show theme. A step into the Exhibit Hall is a step into the lush colors and fragrances of exotic, beautiful orchids.
Circus Vargas conjures up an astonishing array of artists in its newest, most exciting spectacular! Presenting, “Magikaria, A Fantastical Magical Experience!” An amazing production bursting with mystery, magic, music, and more!