CBVA Men’s & Women’s Santa Barbara Open

The California Beach Volleyball Association hosts a Men's & Women's Open tournament in Santa Barbara every summer connected to Semana Nautica.  This year's tournaments will be held at East … [Read more...]

McAvoy, Kosmo Family receive Semana Nautica’s special honors

The Semana Nautica Association is thrilled to announce its special award winners from the 2017 summer sports festival. Arjun McAvoy has been voted as Athlete of the Year while the Kosmo Family has … [Read more...]

Smith, Steffen earn Semana Nautica’s ‘Ocean Swimmer of the Year’ title

Olivia Smith and Taylor Steffen were the top swimmers at the 2017 Semana Nautica Summer Sports Festival, each winning multiple races on their way to being crowned Semana Nautica's Ocean Swimmers of … [Read more...]

Photo Gallery: 2017 Semana Nautica Summer Sports Festival

Here's a look back at a collection of images from the 2017 Semana Nautica Summer Sports Festival. It was another great year filled with impressive athletic performances and even more smiles and … [Read more...]

Photo Gallery: Semana Nautica 15K & 5K

2017 SEMANA NAUTICA 15K & 5K Tuesday, July 4, at Elings Park, Santa Barbara, California || RESULTS … [Read more...]

Santa Barbara’s Semana Nautica Festival showcases local athletic tradition

The Santa Barbara Semana Nautica Association is pleased to announce the 2017 lineup of events that will make up Santa Barbara's longest-running athletics festival. The Semana Nautica Summer Sports … [Read more...]

Semana Nautica Art Show (June 28 – July 28)

The Santa Barbara Art Association welcomes submissions for the 2017 Semana Nautica Art Show at the Cabrillo Arts Pavilion from June 28 through July 28. Artists can submit works to be considered and … [Read more...]

2017 Festival Schedule

The 2017 schedule makes up the 80th edition of Santa Barbara's ultimate summer sports festival. This year's festival is scheduled to begin on Thursday, June 29 and run through Sunday, July 9th. All … [Read more...]

New Event: Run to Surf Adventure Challenge

The Semana Nautica Association is pleased to announce a new event joining our festival schedule in 2017. The second annual Run to Surf Adventure Challenge will be taking place at Leadbetter Beach Park … [Read more...]

2017 Ocean Swimmer of the Year Award

The Semana Nautica Festival will recognize an outstanding male and female ocean swimming athlete in 2017 with the Semana Nautica Ocean Swimmer of the Year Award. To qualify for this distinguished … [Read more...]