We are located in downtown Santa Barbara at 9 E. Figueroa Street across from Jeanine’s Bakery in the historic La Arcada and our cross streets are State Street & Anacapa.

We’re open daily from 10am – 5:30pm and we stay open until 7:30pm the 1st Thursday of every month.

You can also call us at 805-618-1640 or email us at peanuts@peanutvine.com

Monthly 1st Thursday Free Parenting Workshops

Sweet Dreams: Establishing Healthy Sleep Habits for Your Baby
Thursday, September 4th, 6-7pm, Free! Sign-up!

Join local pediatric doctor, Charish Barry, as she discusses how to establish healthy sleep patterns for your children and yourself.


Breastfeeding Fundamentals & Troubleshooting with Kitty Maxwell
Thursday, November 6th, 6-7pm, Free! Sign-up!

Join lactation consultant Kitty Maxwell as she walks you thru the ins and outs of breastfeeding.

Monthly Seasonal Workshops / Events

Create a Ceramic Hand or Foot Print
Saturday, November 15th, $19 – Sign up for one of the 4 time slots available: 10:15, 11:00, 11:45 and 12:30.


Create a keepsake that will last a lifetime! Your little one can make a hand or foot imprint in clay and paint and decorate it with the assistance of local ceramic artisan, Armando De La Rocha. Armando will fire all the clay creations that will be available for pick up at a later date. Makes a perfect holiday gift!


La Arcada Christmas Walk

Wednesday, December 3rd, Free!

Join us for the 20th Annual La Arcada Christmas Walk! Free photos with Santa, strolling carolers, fresh popped popcorn & much more. This event is not to be missed!

Puppet Show with the Waldorf School
Saturday, December 13th, 10:30-11am, Free! Sign-up!

Waldorf Teachers will tell seasonal stories with handmade felted wool puppets.


Consignment Drop-in

Drop-in consignment dates for the fall & winter are as follows:
  • Fall Drop-in runs from Monday, September 8th thru Sunday, September 14th
  • Winter Drop-in runs from Monday, November 3rd thru Sunday, November 9th

(Bring in up to 10 items for consideration)

Weekly Classes

Stretch-n-Grow Movement Class

  • Tuesdays at 10:30-11:15pm – Toddler (18m+)

Putnee Music Class

Putnee has a special opportunity to do a special program with the Santa Barbara County Public Libraries during the first 2 weeks of May. His schedule will thus be slightly different at Peanuts until the 18th.

  • Wednesdays at 10:15-10:45am Baby & Toddler Music (0-4yrs)
  • Wednesdays at 11-11:30am – Baby Music (0-24m)
  • Fridays at 10:15-10:45am - Baby & Toddler Music (0-4yrs)
  • Fridays at 11-11:30am - Baby Music (0-24m)
  • Fridays at 11:45-12:15pm - Baby Music (0-24m)
  • Sundays at 11:30-12pm - Baby & Toddler Music (0-4 yrs)
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Thank You

For voting us Best Children’s Store for the 2nd year in a row in the Santa Barbara Independent’s 2013 Best Of Reader’s Poll! We have so enjoyed serving the needs of your family and are looking forward to another great year!

About Us

Peanuts Maternity & Kids is an innovative store in downtown Santa Barbara geared towards young families from conception to kindergarten. Our goal is to simplify and enrich the lives of families to lessen the demands of parenting. Discover our:

  • New and Consigned Maternity, Nursing and Kids (0-6yrs) Clothing
  • Gifts and Toys
  • Party Supplies, Favors, and Pinatas
  • Essentials for Wellness, Feeding, Learning, and Traveling
  • Parent and Child Art, Movement, Music, and Educational Workshops

We look forward to seeing you soon!