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Explore seasonal special offers, events, and one-of-a-kind Ojai deals on this page. It is updated regularly, by season and holiday.

Spring 2018

March 22 to April 22

Porch Gallery is pleased to present the works of Ruth Pastine. This visionary artist’s minimalist paintings of gradients of color have earned her a reputation as one of the premier members of California’s Light and Space movements.

April

Ojai Valley Inn celebrates Pixie Season from March until May with Spring Pixies 2018 Package.

Enjoy accommodations in a graciously appointed guest room, a special Pixie welcome amenity, breakfast for two at The Oak (up to $60 value for two guests), two Pixie-inspired cocktails and one, 50-minute Pixie Body Polish at Spa Ojai. Available from 3/23/18 to 5/31/18. Cannot be combined with any other promotional offer and is not available to groups. Restrictions apply. Subject to availability at time of booking.

Please call 855.697.8780 and use code PIXIE. Blackout dates apply.

April

The Su Nido Inn celebrates Pixie Season by offering 20% off suite rates during the month of April. Included are two complimentary “o-hi” PIxie caps. Soak up the Ojai sunshine and fresh air on a private patio or balcony. All suites include a kitchen or hospitality center with microwave and refrigerator. The spacious suites are built around a charming cobblestone courtyard. Not valid with any other discounts or promotions. Please call 805.646.7080 for availability.

April

Casa Ojai Inn celebrates Pixie Season by offering 20% off room rates during the month of Apri. Included are two complimentary “o-hi” Pixie caps, expanded continental breakfast served daily, unlimited WiFi and coffee, as well as a saltwater pool and jacuzzi. Not valid with any other discounts or promotions. Please call 805.646.8175 for availability.

April

Emerald Iguana Inn and Blue Iguana Inn Spring Staycation Package

Revel in the boutique collection of accommodations of these two sister properties. The Spring Staycation packages include two-for-one wine tasting at Casa Barranca, 50% dining credit at Nocciola, 10% off room rate, bottle of Ojai Vineyard wine, two commemorative Iguana glasses and box of gourmet chocolate. Valid Feb. 20, 2018 through April 30, 2018, Sunday through Thursday. Excludes holidays and special event dates. Add $125 to your hotel stay for this inclusive package.

Call 805.646.5277 to book.

April 21

Ojai Earth Day at Libbey Park

Join us as we celebrate Earth Day with a fun, family friendly, inspiring and educational event.

11am to 4pm.

April 25-29

The Ojai

Now in its 118th year, The Ojai is a time-honored tradition in which over 1,500 players compete. Featuring the best women and men players from around the world! For more information, visit www.ojaitourney.org.

April 26 to May 15

Porch Gallery presents China Adams: Massage-Generated Energy Drawings

Each day China Adams will perform four massages on four artist collaborators at the Porch Gallery. At three random points during the massage, the artist-collaborator will be cued to vocalize the first word that comes to their mind. Harvested words from each day’s massages will be recorded and logged. Adam will transpose each day’s words, via graphite, from the word-log into a drawing.

Opening reception is April 28, 5pm to 7pm.

May 19

Ojai Playwrights Conference Annual Gala Benefit takes place on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at the picturesque Aspen Grove Ranch in Ojai. The soiree will feature a fabulous show with OPC celebrity guest artists along with fine wines, festive cocktails and appetizers, enticing auction items and a Farm to Table feast prepared by some of the region’s finest chefs.

Beginning May 11 and continuing through the summer

Sterling Ventures presents a curated selection of live outdoor concerts in Ojai’s iconic Libbey Bowl. English Beat, Los Lobos, Jefferson Starship, Dark Star Orchestra and Los Lonely Boys are just a few of the exciting headliner bands.

For a complete listing and to purchase tickets, visit http://wheremusicmeetsthesoul.com/libbey-bowl-ojai/

May 14

Amgen Tour of California Group Ride

Be a part of this exciting event and ride with The MOB Shop for 15 miles from Ojai to Ventura for the Stage 2 start of the Amgen Tour. Then ride directly to Gibraltar for the day’s finish which is 35 miles.

Email ride@themobshop.com for details.

May 18 - As part of Third Friday (in May):

“Beauty After Thomas” — Show of new paintings by Dan Schultz focusing on the beauty of the landscape following the Thomas Fire in the Ojai Valley.

•WHERE: Dan Schultz Fine Art Gallery & Studio, 106 N. Signal St., Ojai, CA 93023, 805-317-9634, DanSchultzFineArt.com
•WHEN: Show will open Friday, May 18, 2018 (Third Friday) with a reception from 5 - 8 pm. The show will continue through June 17, 2018.
•DETAILS: Founded in 2011, Dan Schultz Fine Art is the only gallery in Ojai that focuses on landscape paintings of the Ojai Valley. Dan Schultz paints on location (“en plein air”), exploring the visual changes that occur outdoors from season to season. Dan’s paintings have received awards from the California Art Club, the American Impressionist Society, the Oil Painters of America and the Portrait Society of America. In preparation for the “Beauty After Thomas” show, Dan has been exploring the effects that the Thomas Fire had on the surrounding landscape and the contrast between the areas that burned and the parts of the valley that were preserved. Come enjoy the beauty of how the Ojai landscape is already being renewed. Dan will raffle a small original painting with proceeds going to fire relief efforts. Several of Ojai’s other art galleries will be featuring fire-related shows the same night.
•Link to my high-res images on Dropbox: http://dschultz.us/2BN5F7Q

May 26 and 27

Presented by the Ojai Art Center, Ojai Art in the Park celebrates their 48th annual year in 2018.

Located in Ojai’s iconic Libbey Park, this much anticipated event showcases talented artists whose work is creatively reflected in a variety of mediums. The lovely setting provides a relaxed atmosphere for an ideal weekend spent in Ojai.

June 7 - 10

Ojai Music Festival Every year audiences gather in the Ojai Valley to experience an intentionally curated music festival. For 2018, Patricia Kopatchinskaja, an unstoppable force of creative energy, takes the helm as music director. Click to download a printable version of the 2018 lineup https://www.ojaifestival.org/2018-festival-schedule/

June 10

Ojai Wine Festival The 32nd annual Ojai Wine Festival is held at the picturesque Lake Casitas Recreation area.

From 12pm - 4pm, enjoy samplings of wines, brews and local eateries, and live music for your listening or dancing pleasure.

If purchased by April 30, tickets are $65. If purchased from May 1 to date of event, tickets are $65.

June 30

Ojai Lavender Festival In the pastoral setting of Ojai’s Libbey Park, enjoy over 100 vendor booths filled with the relaxing aroma of lavender.

This year, Ojai Lavender Festival will offer grants to local residents impacted by the Thomas Fire. Free event and parking, with complimentary shuttle.

10 am to 5pm.