stearns wharf in santa barbara, caThe oldest working wharf in California, Stearns Wharf is just one-half mile from Best Western Beachside Inn. Savor a seafood dinner at one of several restaurants with outstanding ocean views. Shop for souvenirs at the Old Wharf Trading Company. Get an eyeful of underwater creatures at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History Sea Center. And set out along the beautiful Santa Barbara coast on a spectacular whale watching or sunset cruise.
PricesThere is no entrance fee. Parking is $2.50/hour with a $20 maximum per day. Free parking for 90 minutes is available with a validation stamp from a merchant. Disabled visitors can receive 2.5 hours of free parking with validation.
Hours -Stearns Wharf is open daily: 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 a.m. Merchant hours vary.
- Fourth of July Fireworks
- Parade of Lights
- Safety Day
- Wine Tasting