- Our list of the best things to do in Goleta, California, features the top 178 nearby activities — including 63 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Goleta, CA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Food & Drink, Outdoor Places, Museums & Galleries, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 26 things to do within the city of Goleta, CA , followed by 152 popular activities in nearby cities, including Santa Barbara, Solvang, Los Olivos, Santa Ynez and Montecito
The Fairview Gardens in Goleta, California is a non-profit educational institution dedicated to urban farming and agriculture appreciation. It hosts a variety of programs for kids, teens and adults. Free self-guided tours are available without a reservation, and large groups may reserve guided tours.
The 29-mile Goleta County Beach Park is a swimming and fishing hotspot. Anglers dot the extra-long pier or launch small boats from the dock. Visitors also enjoy picnic facilities, soft sand, trails, birdwatching posts and other amenities.
Featuring a gorgeous course, pro shop, sophisticated grill restaurant and beautiful environment, the Sandpiper Golf Course frequently hosts national tournaments. Many consider this course to be the most beautiful and enjoyable golf course in the state.
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West Wind Santa Barbara Drive-In is a classic drive-in movie theater with a snack bar that only uses digital projection. Every night they run either a double feature or a single feature with two showtimes.
One of the few locations to offer horseback riding on the Central Coast, Circle Bar B Guest Ranch has rides lasting anywhere from 1.5 to 4 hours. Not truly a dude ranch though; the operation is run out of a motel.