Competencia de los Vaqueros (Fiesta Stock Horse Show &Rodeo) Junior Tri-Counties riders compete in the Reining Class, Team Penning Slack, Open Calf Branding, and Cow Dog Finals. 8am. Earl Warren Showgrounds, 3400 Calle Real. $10-$30. Call 688-5093. sbfiestarodeo.org
Courthouse Fiesta Tours Meet in the Mural Room for a guided tour of the Moorish-Spanish building. Tours happen every hour. 10am-3pm. S.B. County Courthouse, 1100 Anacapa St. Free. Call 962-6464. www.santabarbaracourthouse.org
Picturing Old Spanish Days These works of art celebrate the common joys of our unique culture and highlight our architecture, our dances, our costumes, our food … our Fiesta. There are paintings created from the 1890s to the 1920s and later, more modern takes on our unique hybrid of Spanish, Mexican, and American culture. The exhibit shows through August 28. 10am-5:30pm. Sullivan Goss, An American Gallery, 11 E. Anapamu St. Free. Call 730-1460. sullivangoss.com
Fiesta Arts & Crafts Show Browse for handmade treasures created by artisans as you stroll along the beautiful beachfront. 10am-7pm. Cabrillo Blvd., west of Stearns Wharf. Free.santabarbaraca.gov
Our Lady of Guadalupe Mercado Enjoy a wide array of authentic Mexican cuisine and entertainment. 11am-9pm. Our Lady of Guadalupe Parish, 227 N. Nopal St. (corner of Nopal and Montecito sts.). Free.
Fiesta! at Paseo Nuevo Celebrate Old Spanish Days Fiesta with flamenco dance performances and live music in the heart of this outdoor paseo. Noon-6:45pm. Center Ct., Paseo Nuevo, 651 Paseo Nuevo. Free. paseonuevoshopping.com/event/fiesta
Project Fiesta! Building A Complete History of Old Spanish Days This installation will make you fall in love with Fiesta as memories of the festival come to life with personal stories, vintage posters, restored costumes, historical photographs, and artifacts that connect our community and celebrate our traditions. Noon-5pm. S.B. Historical Museum, 136 E. De la Guerra St. Free; donations accepted. Call 966-1601.santabarbaramuseum.com
S.B. Mission Docent Tours Trained docents will lead a special tour of the Queen of the Missions. 1:30pm. Old Mission S.B., 2201 Laguna St. Free-$12. Call 682-4713.
PRCA Performance: Final Event For the final event of this year’s rodeo riders will compete for awards such as Junior All-Around Awards, Dave Osburn Memorial, and Kay Dent Memorial awards, as well as Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association competitions. 2pm. Earl Warren Showgrounds, 3400 Calle Real. $10-$25. Call 688-5093. sbfiestarodeo.org
West Coast Symphony Orchestra 47th Annual Fiesta Concert Under the direction of conductors Christopher Story VIand Dr. Michael Shasberger, the concert will feature music with a Spanish flair including Rimsky-Korsakov’s Capriccio Espagnol, instrumental selections from Georges Bizet’s opera Carmen, a suite from Pirates of the Caribbean, and the second and third movements of Howard Hanson’s Symphony No. 2, “Romantic,” which will close the concert. Bring snacks and lawn chairs or blankets for lawn seating. 3:30pm. S.B. County Courthouse Sunken Gardens, 1100 Anacapa St. Free.cieloperformingarts.org
Fiesta Finale Gala Wear cocktail attire or your fiesta outfit one last time to enjoy gourmet cuisine and see actors posed to re-create an artwork; musicians and dancers will come to life for a complete, engaging performance. Dance the night away all while raising scholarship funds for the Profant Foundation for the Arts. Be in the open air of beautiful El Paseo to close this wonderful S.B.tradition. 5:30-10pm. El Paseo, 10 El Paseo. $200. Call 682-8184.profant.org