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New Year's Eve Happenings

December 22, 2022


What better place to spend the last moments of the wonderful 2022 year than Santa Barbara? Whether you’re dining at one of the local favorites, embarking on adventures with your loved ones, or dancing the night away with close friends, there’s something for everyone to enjoy! Here’s what is happening this New Year’s Eve in Santa Barbara…




New Year’s Eve Kayaking at Channel Islands National Park

December 31st


Looking for an outdoor adventure to bring 2022 to a close? Join Santa Barbara Adventure Company on December 31st from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. as they kayak through sea caves, explore marine life, and more!


$169/ person, $158/ children ages 12 and under.


Photo courtesy of Santa Barbara Adventure Company



Noon Year's Eve at Moxi

December 31st


This New Year’s Eve, start the celebrations at the MOXI with the special event “Noon Year’s Eve.” Starting from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., all ages are welcome to participate in the many exciting activities, a rooftop dance party with a DJ, and a countdown to the New Year!


$20/ adults, $15/ children ages 3-17, and free admission for children under 2.


Photo courtesy of The Knot



New Year’s Eve Wine Tour

December 31st


Cheers to 2023! Ring in the New Year by joining Santa Barbara Wine Country Tours this New Year’s Eve as they tour the wineries and indulge in the many fantastic wines from the Santa Ynez Valley. The tour begins at 10 a.m. and ends at 4:30 p.m.


$195/ person.