Old Spanish Days Fiesta kicks of in Santa Barbara

Posted at 7:41 AM, Aug 01, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-01 10:41:18-04

The Old Spanish Days Fiesta kicks of Wednesday in Santa Barbara with five full days of fiesta activities. 

Fiesta events will take place all throughout the city.

El Mercado Del Norte and El Mercado de la Guerra open up Wednesday at 11 a.m. and La Fiesta Pequena begins at 8 p.m.

Free guided tours of the Moorish – Spanish building will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. every day through Saturday.

There will be guided tours of other historical landmarks in Santa Barbara throughout the rest of the week.

Thursday night will feature professional bull riding. There will be a historical parade on Friday and a children’s parade on Saturday.

The final rodeo event is scheduled for 2 p.m. on Sunday. 

Old Spanish Days Fiesta is a beloved Santa Barbara tradition that has continued for nearly 90 years. 

For further details on events, times, tickets and prices check out this website.