Due to public health concerns stemming from the increasing presence of illegal food vendors around the Old Spanish Days Fiesta parades and venues, the Santa Barbara Police Department, Santa Barbara Parks and Recreation Department, and Santa Barbara County Public Health Department will be strictly enforcing state and local ordinances pertaining to roving food vending during this year’s Fiesta. Violators may be arrested or cited and may have their property, including money, seized as evidence of their illegal activity. Non-emergency reporting: 805-897-2300.
The following is a summary of some of the ordinances that will be enforced; for full descriptions please refer to the respective codes.
Santa Barbara Municipal Code 5.32.040, Permit Required
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