photo:El Desfile Histórico (Historical Parade)

El Desfile Histórico (Historical Parade)

The Fiesta Historical Parade is one of the largest equestrian parades in the United States. The parade starts at the west end of Cabrillo Boulevard, proceeds east along the beach to State Street, then up State Street to Sola Street.

Update June 28: Applications are no longer being accepted. For more information about the parade please contact:

Important Dates to Remember

Friday, May 31, 2019 - Completed Application Due

Friday, June 7, 2019 - Acceptance Letter Mailed Out

Friday, June 14, 2019 - Insurance and Signed Waivers of Liability Due

Friday, July 12, 2019 - Parade Packet Mailed Out

Friday, August 2, 2019 - Parade Day


Office Phone (805) 962-8101

129 Castillo St, Santa Barbara, CA 93101,