Santa Barbara Beer Garden

Date: Saturday, March 23, 2019

Time: 1:00PM - 4:00PM

Instructor: Garden Staff

Location: Garden Grounds

Sixth Annual Santa Barbara Beer Garden

Grand Cru and General Admission tickets are sold out.  

Now in its sixth season, Santa Barbara Beer Garden is a fundraising event supporting the Garden’s core programs in environmental education, conservation and research, and native plant horticulture.

Join us for an afternoon of music, food, and one-of-a-kind beers uniquely paired with locations throughout our historic gardens. 

Featuring beers from 15 local breweries!

The Apiary Ciderworks & Meadery | Barrelworks The Brewhouse | brewLAB | BYOB! Brew Your Own Beverage | Captain Fatty's Brewery | The Cruisery | Draughtsmen Aleworks | Figueroa Mountain Brewing Co. | Island Brewing Company | M. Special Brewing Company | Night Lizard Brewing Company | Rincon Brewery | Smoke Mountain Brewery | Telegraph Brewing Co. | Topa Topa Brewing Co.

Event Features

  • Local breweries create custom beers designed exclusively for this event
  • Local restaurants offer complementary small bites
  • Acoustical music performances in unexpected places

Grand Cru Experience

Enhance your Beer Garden experience with exclusive access to a private pre-party that includes an exclusive beer tasting you won’t find at Beer Garden, cocktails, and the launch of new concept restaurant Sushi|Bar. Premium tickets also include early access to the Beer Garden.


Event Parking and Transportation

Parking at the Garden is not available for guests with general admission tickets. Please use the following parking and transportation options:

  • Use ridesharing such as Uber or Lyft
  • Park offsite at the designated lot located at 130 East Los Olivos Street and take the free shuttle to the event
  • Buy a designated driver ticket which includes a parking pass (SOLD OUT)
  • Buy a ticket for the Grand Cru Experience which includes a parking pass (SOLD OUT)

Post-event Transportation

  • Free shuttles will be available to return guests to the offsite parking location
  • Or take the Brew Bus to the after party downtown following the event. The Brew Bus will leave the Beer Garden at 4 p.m.


Thank you to our generous sponsors!

Montecito Bank and Trust
Edible Santa BarbaraSchipper ConstructionHutton Parker FoundationGranite Investment Partners
Alan Noelle Engineering HUBBuddha HomesBuynak, Fauver, Archbald & Spray, LLP
Price, Postel & Parma, LLPKelly KnightSanta Ynez Band of Chumash Indians
Allen & Kimball, LLPFlowers & Associates Jeffrey Berkus Architects True Nature Hollister & Brace
All Hearts Rentals Water with Life
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