Upcoming Concerts in Santa Barbara

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This November, you have the unique opportunity to witness two Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees in Santa Barbara. And you won’t want to miss out. On Nov 1, longtime activist, mentor and musician Joan Baez will perform at Arlington Theatre during her very last tour. And on Nov 8, David Crosby is taking over the Lobero Theatre. All concert details and great nearby hotels included below.


Joan Baez at Arlington Theatre   

Known for her efforts in activism and popular folk tunes, Rock & Roll Hall of Fame inductee Joan Baez is touring one last time this year. And you can catch her performance on Thursday, Nov 1 at Santa Barbara’s Arlington Theatre. The tour, accurately called “Fare Thee Well…” will highlight songs from Joan’s new album Whistle Down the Wind. A musical force of influence, Baez’s energy is sure to fill Arlington Theatre for one of her last touring performances. Tickets can be purchased on the official Arlington Theatre website.


Hotel Near Arlington Theatre     

After the performance, stay a night or two at the nearby Spanish Garden Inn. This luxurious hotel is located near Arlington Theatre and puts guests’ comfort first. In-room spa treatments, a glistening outdoor pool and fresh foliage are all things you can expect to enjoy after the concert excitement.


See David Crosby at Lobero Theatre  

On Thursday, Nov 8, catch an exclusive performance from two-time Rock and Roll Hall of Famer, David Crosby. Held in California’s oldest continuously operating theatre (aka the Lobero Theatre), the concert will begin at 8 p.m. During this fall tour, Crosby is joined by the Lighthouse band, comprised of three-time GRAMMY winner Michael League, New York’s Becca Stevens and Canadian songstress Michelle Willis. With both acoustic and electric guitars, piano, keyboards and vocal harmonies, the group will reinterpret some of Crosby’s greatest hits while also performing songs from the album Lighthouse. Expect this “dream team” of musicians to create an unforgettable experience. Tickets for the concert can be purchased here. They’re nearly sold out, so don’t wait too long!


Hotel Near Lobero Theatre

Why not make this David Crosby performance into a weekend excursion in Santa Barbara? After the concert, stay at the nearby Inn at East Beach! This beautiful property is a boutique hotel near the Lobero Theatre. In addition to its convenient location, it also offers an outdoor pool, stylish furniture and on-site bike rentals. At Inn at East Beach, you will stay well- and well within your budget!


Tickets are selling extremely fast for these two esteemed musicians, so don’t wait too long to secure your own!




Spanish Garden Inn
A stylish boutique hotel surrounded by fresh foliage and adorned with hand-painted art. 915 Garden St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101. 805.564.4700

Inn at East Beach
Whatever makes your ideal California weekend getaway, the Inn at East Beach Hotel in Santa Barbara is here to help you stay well- and well within your budget! 1029 Orilla Del Mar, Santa Barbara, CA 93103. 805.965.0546