Considered the “American Riviera,” Santa Barbara is a beautiful beach city where you can enjoy a variety of attractions, activities and things to do. There’s never a dull moment, and we want you to be able to experience as much as possible during your stay here. You can shop, explore, eat, and take in the beautiful scenery at every turn of the corner. We’ve included some student favorites as well as plenty of other outing ideas for you to choose from.
Some of our ELC Santa Barbara students’ favorite things to do:
Here are helpful links with suggestions on things to do:
On this site, you’ll be able to stay up-to-date on daily/weekly/monthly activities that go on in and around Santa Barbara by viewing the Calendar of Events.
This website is a good resource for you to use if you want to go to all the main attractions that Santa Barbara has to offer.
Here’s a list of 101 FREE things to do in Santa Barbara. The extensive list includes all kinds of fun things that go on around town almost every single day of the week! Who said fun has to be expensive?
*If you are a student at the ELC Santa Barbara, make sure you grab the monthly activities calendar that’s on the front desk in the lobby!