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New Digital Gift Card Marketplace Now Features 30 Businesses

The City of Goleta’s new website,, is the perfect place to do your holiday shopping. The digital gift card marketplace created by our partner, Giftbar, now has at least 30 Goleta businesses listed and is a one-stop shop for your local shopping needs. Anyone who goes to the site can purchase gift cards from listed Goleta businesses. As a bonus, you can then send an email or text with personalized message and/or video to your friend or family member, creating a memorable virtual gift or care package. Watch our new promotional video in English and Spanish to learn more. is designed to be a long-term gift to our Goleta merchants to boost local spending and help our businesses recover from the impacts of the pandemic. If you are a Goleta business, we encourage you to take advantage of your FREE listing. Just go to the website and follow the simple steps to sign up.

You can help make #GoodLandGoodShopping a success by doing the following:

  • Go to and buy a gift card.
  • Spread the news and promote on social media with #GoodLandGoodShopping.
  • Encourage Goleta businesses you frequent to sign up by going to the website.

For questions about and how to participate, email or call 866-989-5580. If you have questions for the City, email Kelly Hoover at

We are so excited to see grow and benefit our awesome local businesses for years to come!