News and Announcements

The Santa Barbara County Park Commission will hold a special meeting on July 13, 2017 to give the community an update on the status of the Beach and Park Management of Goleta Beach.

The Woof Pac Dog Park at Waller Park will be closed from June 19th through June 22nd for a manhole replacement in the area. The dog park will be closed for the safety of its visitors.

JALAMA EVACUATION: Jalama Beach will be evacuated on Sunday, June 25th from 8:00AM to approximately 2:00PM due to a Vandenbert Air Force Event.

PARK & AREA STATUS & CLOSURES updated 5/16/17

  • Orcutt Community Park Ball Fields: The fields are currently closed for renovations and will reopen after the new seed is established.
  • Baron Ranch Trails: The Baron Ranch Trail is closed until further notice due to severe damage from the winter rain storms. Please check back for future status change.
  • Nojoqui Falls Trail: Lower section of the trail is open however the last 200 feet up to the falls remains off-limits due to the unstable terrain. Please respect the closed area signs for your safety.

The County of Santa Barbara hereby posts a public notice of our intent to award the Richardson Park Picnic Area ADA Improvements Project more updated 01/12/17

Goleta Beach Bridge Replacement Project: The project will replace the existing bridge on a new alignment, west of the existing crossing. more added 07/07/16

Community Events

Cachuma Lake Calendar of Events

Dr. No - FREE Summer Movies, Jul 7 at the County Courthouse

From Russia with Love - FREE Summer Movies, Jul 14 at the County Courthouse

Goldfinger - FREE Summer Movies, Jul 21 at the County Courthouse

You Only Live Twice - FREE Summer Movies, Jul 28 at the County Courthouse

The Spy Who Loved Me - FREE Summer Movies, Aug 11 at the County Courthouse

GoldenEye - FREE Summer Movies, Aug 18 at the County Courthouse

Skyfall - FREE Summer Movies, Aug 25 at the County Courthouse

map of Santa Barbara County Parks