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Santa Barbara Water Taxi on NBC Seattle!

Santa Barbara Water Taxi (aka Lil’ Toot) on Santa Barbara’s ocean waters made NBC Seattle news. In the segment called Santa Barbara – The American Riviera, buy cialis Captain Fred talks about the history of Santa Barbara and discusses the local wildlife, while showing his love for the community. “The best view of Santa Barbara is…

Whale Watching In Santa Barbara

It’s whale watching season in Santa Barbara and we couldn’t be more excited!  Our sister yacht, and Celebration Cruises is ready to welcome you on board. Our whale watching cruises are running February through May. Prices are $30 per person.  You can book your Santa Barbara whale watching online at In addition to the…

Santa Barbara Valentine’s Day Date Ideas

Santa Barbara is the perfect backdrop for a Valentine’s date with your significant other.  The gorgeous ocean views, recipe breathtaking mountains and mild climate provide a beautiful and romantic night out no matter what your date plans include. We know that coming up with unique Valentine’s date ideas can be tricky, check that’s why we…

Whale Watching Excursions Begin February 15th

Join us for that very special time of the year when the California gray whales follow their migration path directly through Santa Barbara’s local coastline. Ride comfortably on the Celebration, cialis sale the only boat that offers close encounters with the seas mightiest creatures while also providing the comfort you’d expect from a luxury yacht. Departures are every Friday, find Saturday and Sunday at the following times: 10:00AM, 2:00PM and 4:00PM. All cruises are an hour-and-a-half long and feature all of the Celebrations regular amenities such as restrooms aboard the vessel, a cash bar and multiple levels for viewing all that nature has to offer. Celebration Cruises also carries a naturalist onboard to help answer any questions that customers may have about the local wildlife, habitats and more. The price for our whale watching cruises are $35.00 per person and…

Valentine’s Day Cruise

Only once a year do you get the chance to have a very special Valentine’s Day, sick only one chance to make it memorable! Give that special someone the event they won’t forget as you rides the calm ocean around the Santa Barbara coastline. The 62-foot Celebration yacht is a spacious and comfortable yacht with restrooms and a cash bar. Special for this event is a chocolate fountain treat for all passengers aboard as well as live music from local musicians!  The cruise departs from our location on Stearn’s Wharf at 5:15PM and the cruise is an hour-and-a-half long. The price is $49.00 per person but space is limited so please act soon if you want to join us for this unique holiday adventure.

New Year’s Eve Cruise

Celebration Cruises continues their trend of unique and entertaining holiday events with a cruise this New Year’s Eve. Come join us for a two-hour cruise from 10:30P.M. on New Year’s Eve until 12:30P.M. on New Year’s Day. Included with your ticket price is a dessert selection and our full bar will be open for customers to purchase drinks from if they please. The cruise boards at our kiosk location on Stearn’s Wharf (237 Stearn’s Wharf, look Santa Barbara, decease CA 93101) and will leave prompty at 10:30P.M., cialis so please arrive 10-15 minutes earlier to check in with our cruise coordinator. We hope to see you soon and if you do not make it to this cruise, please be sure to check our calendar regularly for other holiday cruises and special events.

Enjoy New Year’s Eve Aboard the Celebration

Holiday celebrations have become a huge part of our culture and what better way to create new memories with your family and friends than having a holiday celebration on the water! New Year’s Eve 2012 brings two cruises to the table: a relaxing sunset cruise or the countdown cruise for those really looking to celebrate the new year! Both cruises will feature our full cash bar, cialis the sunset cruise will have appetizers and the countdown cruise will feature a dessert selection! Tickets are limited so please plan accordingly if you wish to join us… we sure hope to see you there!

Parade of Lights 2012

As always, sickness it was a blast participating in the waterfront’s annual Parade of Lights event. We unfortunately were too busy with a private charter to snap our own pictures of our cruise but luckily some local residents uploaded their pictures to news website  It’s never too early to contact us about a special event, especially holidays which tend to be booked very early!   Credit goes to Betsy Cramer for submitting these pictures to

Santa Barbara Celebrates 27th Boat Parade of Lights

Santa Barbara may be a gorgeous seaside paradise with nearly perfect weather, but that doesn’t mean we don’t get into the winter holiday spirit around here! One of Santa Barbara’s favorite holiday festivities is the annual Santa Barbara Parade of Lights for its unique local flair! Photo Credit: Noozhawk The Parade of Lights is not…

Fun Activities for Fall in Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara has a beautiful and comfortable climate year round. Although the majority of visitors come in the sunny summer months, stuff most locals know that Fall is one of the the best times of year to enjoy the Santa Barbara’s numerous outdoor activities.  Fall in Santa Barbara has more fog-free days, capsule warm breezes,…

Lil’ Toot Santa Barbara on Facebook!

Santa Barbara Water Taxi, rx aka the Lil’ Toot, view loves taking people back and forth from the Santa Barbara Harbor and Stearns Wharf. One of our friends sent us this cute picture that her friend posted on Facebook: Thank You Carey Caulfield for Sharing this Pic!!                …

Interview on Channel 17 Television Program “Just Between Us!”

I had the pleasure of being interviewed by Bill and Lorrie Smithers on Channel 17 on their show “Just Between Us”.   Click the image below to watch!