City of Goleta’s 20th Birthday Celebration on March 5

Join Us Saturday, March 5, 11am – 4pm at Rancho La Patera & Stow House

The City of Goleta in collaboration with the Goleta Valley Historical Society is throwing a 20th birthday party and we want everyone who loves Goleta to be there! Please mark your calendar for Saturday, March 5, 2022, for a special community celebration from 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. at Rancho La Patera and Stow House (304 N. Los Carneros Road). The event was originally scheduled for February 5, 2022, but was postponed one month due to COVID-19 concerns. We are excited about our new date and hope you will plan to attend.

Here is just some of what you can look forward to:

  • Premiere of our 20 Year Reflections Video (popcorn provided!)
  • Live music by the Salt Martians (Bluegrass) and The Nombres (Rock & Country)
  • Special performances throughout the day
  • Food and beverages for purchase
  • Birthday tributes and toast with dessert
  • 20 Year limited edition City swag for sale
  • Community mural signing
  • Photo station
  • Train rides and tractor rides
  • Raffle prizes
  • And more!

This is a BYOC (Bring Your Own Chair) event!

If you have any questions or would like to be a part of this special occasion, please reach out to Community Relations Manager Kelly Hoover at  

Thanks for being a part of Goleta’s history!