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Please mark your calendars for the 36th Anniversary of Santa Barbara Wine Country’s Vintners Festival to be held on Saturday, April 21, from 1-4pm in the bucolic River Park in Lompoc, CA. Guests can taste wines from 75+ wineries, meet winemakers and winery owners, savor gourmet food from 35+ regional restaurants and chefs, listen to live music, drink sparkling wine in the Bubble Lounge, sample organic foods from the best local farmers and foragers, and watch live cooking demonstrations. You…Find out more »
Santa Barbara and the adjoining Santa Ynez Valley offer the ideal destination running experience. Held in early May on Mother’s Day weekend, it’s the perfect time to visit this haven for outdoor recreation. You’ll LOVE this scenic course that runs from downtown Santa Ynez through Los Olivos into the Danish-settled town of Solvang. Bring your family and friends to enjoy a weekend full of activities in this bucolic setting and celebrate in style at the expanded post-race Wine & Music…Find out more »
Join us for our first Sip N' Swirl summer series event on Tuesday, May 22nd on the stunning rooftop of the Kimpton Canary Hotel. We will be featuring the following local wineries: Carr Winery, CrossHatch Winery, J. Wilkes, Rancho Sisquoc, and Casa Dumetz. Tickets are $35 per person and includes wine tastings, cheese pairings, live music, and beautiful views from the rooftop. Tickets are non-refundable and also available at the door per availability. Tickets available at: https://nightout.com/events/may-sip-n-swirl-on-the-rooftop-at-canary/ticketsFind out more »
The Canary Rooftop will be buzzing with beats by DJ Darla Bea, fantastic Santa Barbara food and wine, and the excitement of everyone doing something great for the community. Your ticket includes a complimentary take home gift bag with local wine and other goodies, food and wine during the event, as well as a donation to Planned Parenthood. Guests must be 21+ Come to support Planned Parenthood, Stay to enjoy local winemaker's Rosé and small bites, and Leave with a Complimentary…Find out more »
Join us Saturday, October 13, 2018 for the inaugural Solvang Stomp harvest street festival! Celebrate the annual wine harvest with a traditional grape stomp, sip from dozens of Solvang and Santa Ynez Valley’s best wineries, savor locally prepared food (available for purchase), drink pink in the I Love Rosé lounge and dance the afternoon away. Discover your inner Lucy or Ricky Ricardo and enter the I Love Lucy look-a-like contest. Ticket includes entry to this stomping-good-time in the heart of Solvang’s festive Danish downtown,…Find out more »
In its 37th year, the Santa Barbara Vintners Festival is truly the Original Santa Barbara Wine Festival.
The highlight of the weekend is the Festival Grand Tasting on May 4, 2019 from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m (Early Entry begins at 12:00 p.m.) at the beautiful Rancho Sisquoc Winery in the Santa Maria Valley. Enjoy new release wines from over 70 participating wineries including CrossHatch Winery, tastings from more than 30 food purveyors – including regional restaurants, caterers, food artisans and farmers, live music, wine and culinary demonstrations, local artisans, participation in the silent auction, and free parking all included in the ticket price.
Want to visit up to twelve tasting rooms on an all-inclusive wine tasting pass? Get a Vintners Visa Wine Country Tasting Pass for unique and complimentary offerings at your choice of twelve participating tasting rooms from Thursday – Monday. With over 40+ wineries and tasting rooms are participating in this program, this is our most generous ticket, offered only once a year!Find out more »
RUN… SIP… SANTA BARBARA.
Bring your family and friends to enjoy a weekend full of activities in this bucolic setting and celebrate in style at the expanded post-race Wine & Music Festival in Solvang Park. Run the half marathon or the two-person relay. Form a team of six or more. Run with, or for, your mother. But be warned…this race is habit forming and sells out early!
POST-RACE WINE AND MUSIC FESTIVAL
Saturday, May 11, 2019 | 9:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Celebrate your 13.1 Accomplishment in style as you taste from approximately 20 local wineries. Enjoy wine tasting and live music at the Solvang Park.Find out more »
Celebrate Fiesta from the 2nd floor of the Courthouse, overlooking the Sunken Gardens and Las Noches de Ronda! Join us for this special event in the stunning Mural Room and Loggia while enjoying cocktails, wines from Carr Winery and CrossHatch, generous hors d’oeuvres, and the beautiful acoustic guitar of Chris Fossek. Guests will have private use of the courthouse for the evening. Be sure to take in the breathtaking views from the observation deck of the Mirabella Clock Tower. This event…Find out more »
The Pacific Pride Festival is free to the public and attracts a diverse crowd of nearly 4,000 lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer (LGBTQ+) and ally supporters and their families from the Central and South Coast. The all-day event in August features a line-up of live entertainment, exhibitors, local food, informative non-profits, activities, and community member support. CrossHatch Winery and Carr Winery are the official wine partners of the Pacific Pride Festival.Find out more »
Join us Saturday, October 19, 2019, 2-5pm for Solvang Grape Stomp harvest street festival! Wine Harvest Street Festival featuring the sense-sational chance to stomp grapes and taste vintages from 25 world-class wineries. Drink pink in the “I Love Rosé Lounge”; purchase food inside the festival area from gourmet pizza oven and popular food trucks; participate in the “Lucy & Ricky Ricardo Look-a-Like Contest” plus enjoy live music. All guests will receive a logo wine glass and foot towel plus a…Find out more »