Hug the Coast for a Good Cause

May 12, 2018

Take the Train to see Brad Paisley's Benefit Concert at the Santa Barbara Bowl

Join Brad Paisley at the "2nd Responders" Concert
Country music superstar Brad Paisley will host a benefit concert on Saturday, May 12 at the Santa Barbara Bowl. The show honors those who were on the front lines during the recent southern California wildfires and mudslides. Paisley, friends and special guest Ellen DeGeneres will come together to celebrate the resurgence of the Montecito and Santa Barbara areas. Proceeds from the concert will benefit the community and service workers through local organizations.

Start the Weekend Off Right with a Trip on the Train – And Save!
Make the weekend a full experience by traveling to Santa Barbara on the Pacific Surfliner. You’ll cruise along tracks that parallel Highway 101, taking in some of Southern California's most iconic scenery, including rolling hills, farmland and sun-drenched beaches. Fans can save with promo code V346 and enjoy a 50 percent discount on up to three additional passengers with the purchase of one full-fare adult train ticket. Learn more about this special Friends and Family Discount.

Spend More Time Experiencing the American Riviera
Explore the shops and restaurants of downtown and stay at a local hotel before heading home on the train the following day. With abundantly sunny skies, artisanal dining, and outdoor adventures, this coastal town has something for everyone. Check out our blog for tips on how to get the most out of your Pacific Surfliner trip to Santa Barbara.

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