September 13-15, 2023

Fairmont Del Mar, San Diego, CA​

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

Tucked onto 78 acres overlooking the Pacific, The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara combines the appeal of this coastal city with the beauty of its natural surroundings. Here, you can escape to the tranquility of two beaches, three infinity-edge pools and a 42,000-sq-ft spa. You can relax in spacious suites, or you can indulge in the region’s abundance with locally sourced cuisine. At this Santa Barbara resort, every moment is one to savor.

The Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara welcomes visitors with five-star amenities, scenic ocean views and easy access to the region’s vineyards, restaurants, shops and attractions. Find inspiration within perfectly framed views of the Pacific from your guest room balcony, relax with a wellness therapy at the spa or get a different perspective on California as you embark on a sailing expedition.

A special room rate of $265.00 per night is available to Gold 100 attendees. To make hotel reservations, you must first register to attend the Gold 100 Awards and Summit.

About the Destination

There are seaside escapes. Then there’s a gentle crescent of California coast connecting breathtaking beaches, soaring mountains, verdant vineyards, elevated enclaves and eclectic communities. Where the sea and mountains feels as one, the sun feels more golden and the valleys overflow with a bounty of color. Discover what Santa Barbara has to offer, from exhilarating outdoor adventure to fascinating arts and culture to an incredible variety of local food and wine.


8301 Hollister Avenue
Santa Barbara, CA
United States 93117
Telephone: +1 (805) 968-0100


From Santa Barbara Airport:

Go north on William L. Moffett Place, which becomes Fowler Road (0.3 miles). Fowler Road then becomes South Fairview Avenue (1.1 miles). Take US-101 North ramp (0.3 miles). Merge onto US-101 North (3.5 miles). Take Highway 101 North. Exit Winchester Canyon  Road/Hollister Avenue (Exit 110). At the first stop sign, go straight onto Calle Real, which runs parallel to 101 North (NOTE: Do not exit onto Route 217-Hollister Avenue/Goleta). Turn left at the second stop sign toward Hollister Avenue (which takes you over the highway). Take the first right onto Hollister Avenue and continue to the resort’s courtyard.

From Los Angeles International Airport:

Head W on W. Century Blvd. toward Vicksburg Avenue. Use the right two lanes to turn right onto S. Sepulveda Blvd. Keep right to stay on S. Sepulveda Blvd. In 1.6 miles, turn right onto Howard Hughes Parkway. Use the right two lanes to take the ramp onto I-405 N. Merge onto I-405 N for 13.8 miles. Use the right three lanes to merge onto US-101 N toward Ventura. After 91.3 miles, take Exit 110 for Winchester Canyon Road toward Hollister Avenue. Continue on Calle Real, turn left onto Cathedral Oaks Rd. and finally turn right onto Hollister Ave. Estimated travel distance is 109 miles, 1 hour-46 minutes during lighter traffic.


Daily rates are not inclusive of overnight valet parking charges of $60.00 per night. The day parking rate is $15.00 flat. Both options will have tax added.

Airport Transportation

ETS is the proud transportation sponsor for Trade Show Executive’s Gold 100 Awards & Summit. ETS will provide service from Santa Barbara Municipal Airport.


You can schedule your rides with ETS here.