Nicknamed “the Good Land,” this comely coastal plain 10 miles west of Santa Barbara is home to a flourishing tech industry, premier golf and surf hotspots, and the innovative University of California.
Beaches, hiking and nature, suspense games, movies, horseback riding, and history are all things you can find in Goleta as well as a crop of new craft breweries and several stylish hotels and resorts. There's also plenty of tasty options for restaurants, bars, and cafés. For the past 28 years, the Lemon Festival has been the biggest celebration!
Goleta has all the pleasant beaches, farm-fresh food, and regional wineries the Gold Coast is known for... Residents can look forward to popular annual festivals in this city that boasts several hidden gems.