Celebrating the 4th of July in Santa Barbara

  Things to Do -- 4th of July -- Santa Barbara Celebrating the 4th of July in Santa Barbara is a treat, especially down by the Harbor. The crew at Chandlery Yacht Sales has some suggestions for you and your family that will make this a day you'll talk about for...

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America’s Cup 2017 – About to Start

It was February of 2000, and two Santa Barbara newlyweds – one an avid sailboat racer since the age of 5, the other an eager and enthusiastic traveler – decided to plan their honeymoon to coincide with the 30th America’s Cup being held in Auckland, New Zealand. They...

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Preowned 2016 Cutwater 28

2016 CUTWATER 28 Chandlery Yacht Sales is proud to represent this amazing pre-owned 2016 Cutwater 28. This is a rare opportunity to own a near new powerboat far below new craft costs. Please Contact Us with any questions or to set a viewing appointment....

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Live Aboard Boat Information

Live Aboard a Boat - Santa Barbara Harbor Imagine waking up, stretching lazily, and peeking through the blinds. You spy mountains to your left and ocean directly beneath your window. You smell the salt air and hear the soft lapping of waves. Are you on vacation on a...

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Viper 640 Sailboat Info-Video-Spec-News

Viper 640 Sailboat News A new sailing class is being built in Santa Barbara, the Viper 640. The Viper 640 Sailboat is described by owners as fun, fast, and affordable. No wonder fleets have popped up in Australia, Bermuda, Canada, Arizona, California, Georgia, North...

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Santa Barbara Maritime Museum – A Must See

When visitors come to town, do you have a favorite place to take them in Santa Barbara? We’d like to suggest a spot that might not be on your list…yet! The Santa Barbara Maritime Museum is a gem in the harbor that contains a wealth of maritime history and tons of...

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Infamous Vendee Globe Race

Imagine enduring extreme weather, rouge waves, little to no human contact, and bone-shattering exhaustion for four solid months. Add in a “no outside assistance” rule and what have you got? The infamous Vendee Globe Race. Founded in 1989 by Philippe Jeantot, the...

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Santa Barbara Parade of Lights Info

A heaping pile of fresh, powdery snow in Santa Barbara? This can only mean one thing: the Santa Barbara Parade of Lights at the harbor! December 11th, 2016 marks the 31st annual Santa Barbara Parade of Lights. This year’s theme is “Wild West Holiday” --- get ready for...

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Santa Barbara Harbor Racing Fleets

For three decades the Kieding family has been instrumental in building sailboat racing fleets in the Santa Barbara Harbor. Fleets they have started include the 8’ Sea Shell, J24s, J105s, J70s and Harbor 20s. The first fleet started by the Kieding family was the 8’ Sea...

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