Wednesday, August 4, 2021

Hospitality & Tourism

News about our local tourism economy

Making magic at Ventura’s Bank of Italy Cocktail Trust

Misty Orman and Brandon Ristaino are putting the “Italy” back into their new bar, the Bank of Italy Cocktail Trust. The bar is located...

City Tax Revenues Decline

The City of Santa Barbara received $5.6 million in sales tax revenue during the quarter ended December 31, 2020, which is 12.6% below the...

Four Seasons Biltmore Closed Indefinitely

One of Montecito's five-star hotel resorts has announced on its website that it will remain closed until further notice. Meaning, while they're not going...

Southwest Airlines Adds Service to Santa Barbara Airport

Southwest Airlines, the largest 'no-frills" airline in the country, announced today it will begin service to and from Santa Barbara Airport beginning in April...