EVERY FRIDAY

Coast Village Farmers’ Market

When: 8 am to 11:15 am

Where: Somewhere along Coast Village Road

Info: 969-0303

New Orleans Style Live Jazz and Dixieland Music

When: 6 pm - 8 pm

Where: Peabody’s, 1198 Coast Village Road

Cost: No cover charge

Info: Reservations suggested. 969-0834

EVERY SUNDAY

The Legrand Trio

Live American jazz and popular music from the 1920s and ’30s.

When: 1 pm on Sundays

Where: Peabody’s, 1198 Coast Village Road

Info: 969-0834

EVERY TUESDAY

Terrific Tuesdays

A drink special is offered every month with 50% off second drink and special bite-sized menu. Longtime Montecito favorite Al Reese tickles the ivories beginning at 6 pm

When: 5:30 pm to 8:30 pm

Where: Four Seasons Biltmore, 1260 Channel Drive

Info: 969-2261

Tuesdays @ 8

Music Academy students perform beloved favorites and lesser-known treasures of the chamber repertoire

When: 8 pm (last of the year scheduled for Tuesday, August 14)

Where: Lobero Theatre, 33 East Canon Perdido St.

Info: Subscriptions and single tickets available at 969-8787

ONGOING

Public House Tour

The 1925 George Washington Smith home is listed on the National Register of Historic Places and furnished in 14th- to 19th-century Spanish antiques.

When: Advanced Reservations: Wednesdays and Saturdays, 10 am or 2 pm

Where: Casa del Herrero, 1387 East Valley Road

Cost: $20 per person

Info: 565-5653

Molly Barbey Theatre

Seaside Theatre Company presents “The Pony Expresso or The Villain Came to a Grinding Halt” by Rachel Davidson.

When: August 17th – September 2nd, Fri & Sat 8 pm

Where: 5315 Foothill Road

Info: 684-6380

POLO SEASON

Matches scheduled every Friday and Sunday at 1 pm and 3 pm.

Where: 3375 Foothill Road, Carpinteria

Cost: $10 admission on Sundays only

Info: 684-6683

MUSIC ACADEMY OF THE WEST

Master classes and other musical events

When: Offered daily during the week from 1 pm - 3:15 pm

Where: Music Academy of the West, 1070 Fairway Road

Cost: Varies

Info: 969-8787

SUMMER READING

Kids welcome to visit library at anytime; they can report on what they have read and will be helped to pick new novels.

When: Ends August 13

Where: Montecito Branch Public Library, 1469 East Valley Road

Info: 969-5063

SUNDAY, AUGUST 19

Preserving Precious Spaces

Enjoy the House and Gardens of one of Montecito’s most treasured estates, designed by George Washington Smith, Montecito’s favorite architect. Group of plein air artists, including Meredith Brooks Abbott, Thomas Van Stein, Ralph Waterhouse, Glenna Hartmann, Ray Hunter, Rick Garcia, and others (12 in all) to display and offer for sale original art inspired by the estate and its grounds, and priced from $300 to $3,000. Fundraiser includes food, wine, ale, music, and valet parking.

When: 4 pm to 7 pm

Where: Casa del Herrero, 1387 East Valley Road

Cost: $125 ($100 for members of Casa del Herrero Foundation)

Info: 805-565-5653

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 8

An Afternoon with Sherlock Holmes

Traveling Lantern Theatre performs Sherlock Holmes Takes the Case. Performance is open for all ages. Ice cream party afterwards.

When: 2:30 pm

Where: The Montecito Branch Public Library, 1469 East Valley Road

Info: 969-5063

FRIDAY, AUGUST 10

Jazz Plus

Len Berman’s Jazz Plus performs Dixieland and Blues.

When: 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

Where: Peabody’s, 1198 Coast Village Road

Info: 969-0834

SATURDAY, AUGUST 11

State Street Standards

Jazz, blues and more by local vocal duo featuring Bruce Hale and Margie Nelson

When: 6:30 to 8:30 pm

Where: Peabody’s, 1198 Coast Village Road

Info: 969-0834

MONDAY, AUGUST 13

For Review

Montecito Board of Architectural Review meets for first of two meetings this month. Call its downtown office for copy of agenda.

When: 3 pm

Where: 123 East Anapamu Street, Room 17

Info: 568-2000

On the Agenda

Montecito Association Board of Directors meets for monthly meeting.

When: 4 pm

Where: Montecito Hall, 1469 East Valley Road

Info: 969-2026

MUS Enrollment Packet Pick-up

When: 11 am to 2 pm

Where: 385 San Ysidro Road

Info: 969-3249

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 15

It’s a Plan

Montecito Planning Commission holds monthly hearing. Get copy of agenda at www.sbcountyplanning.org

When: 9 am

Where: 123 East Anapamu Street, Room 17

Info: 568-2000

MONDAY, AUGUST 20

Cold Spring School Board Meeting

When: 6 pm to 9 pm

Where: 2243 Sycamore Canyon Road

Info: 969-2678

THURSDAY, AUGUST 23

Volunteers Wanted

Lotusland conducts Docent Training Program to prepare men and women to lead tours of the garden. Prospective Docent Reception held today.

When: 2 pm

Where: 695 Ashley Road

Info: Debbie Hild, 969-3767 ext 116