This is a space for QBIO students and TAs to add activities you want to share, do, or organize. See also the Useful Information page for maps and other information.

Beach BBQ Sunday, July 28

Join us at Goleta Beach from 4 PM to sunset for a barbecue dinner.

Bike rental info

(**Isla Vista Bicycle Boutique**) [If web link not working; please phone for information.]
882 Embaracadero del Mar
, Isla Vista
(805) 968-3338
Daily/weekly/monthly rentals, from $75/month.

Old Spanish Days

The annual Old Spanish Days festival is July 31-August 4 in 2013. Parades, dancing, food, and music are just a few of the events. Much of it is free, and most of it is accessible by bus.

Adventure for Hire

Each year our local free newspaper, the Santa Barbara Independent, publishes an "Adventure for Hire" list of rentals and tours for bikes, kayaks, stand-up paddleboarding, and much more. The Independent website also hosts a calendar of community events, including culture, sports, and more.

Paddlesports Rental at Goleta Beach

Channel Islands Outfitters rents kayaks, surfboards, and stand-up paddleboards right at Goleta Beach, a short bike or pleasant walk from campus.

Dining Hall Hours for QBIO students and TAs

Carrillo Dining Commons is closest to Manzanita Village; De La Guerra is a little closer to Kohn Hall and CNSI.