Winery Calendar of Events
Every Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday and Monday 11:00 am to 4:30 pm
157 W. Hwy 246, Buellton, CA Click here for directions.
Groups of 8 or more people should call ahead for reservations (805) 688-9400 or email John.
Sta. Rita Hills winegrowers invite you to a weekend of world class wines and wood grilled specialty foods.
Friday, Aug. 14, 5 to 8 pm: Kick-off Barn Party at the historic Sanford & Benedict Barn. Winemakers will share library wines, large format bottles and small lot bottlings. An array of pizzas and antipasti will be presented by Bello Forno Wood Fired Cuisine.
Saturday, Aug. 15, 10:30 am to 1:30 pm: Morning Seminar focusing on fire and the passion of local chefs and their unique grilling styles. Frank Ostini (Hitching Post), Matt Toll (Tollhouse BBQ), Rodrigo Jimenez (Argentina) and Steve Clifton (Brewer-Clifton Winery) will share tips and prepare BBQ eats for your enjoyment.
Saturday, Aug. 15, 5 to 8 pm: Grand Tasting at La Purisima Mission features 40+ member wineries and sizzling local chefs and farmers for an evening of chillin' and grillin'. Music by Country Heart.
Sunday, Aug. 16: Member winery events and open houses.
Taste the new Ken Brown releases accompanied by Autostrada Pizza food truck creations available for purchase from 11:30 to 3:00.
August 16, 2015 - New Release Celebration at Ken Brown Wines Tasting Room 11:00 to 4:30
Features tastings from 80 of the finest local restaurants and Central Coast wineries accompanied by live music and a vibrant silent auction of foods, wines and lifestyle items. All proceeds benefit the Arthritis Foundation.
Santa Barbara Vintners annual celebration of the year's bounty. The hightlight of the weekend is the Harvest Festival Grand Tasting on Saturday, October 10 from 1 to 4 pm at Old Mission Santa Ines in Solvang. More than 120 member wineries gather to pour their wine and share harvest stories. Includes food sampling from local restaurants and food purveyors, pop-up seminars, live music and a silent auction.
October 11, 2015 - Harvest Celebration at Ken Brown Wines Tasting Room
Celebrate the harvest season with new Ken Brown releases and food truck offerings by the Pairing Knife available for purchase.
A release celebration of the latest Vino de Sueños wines! Vino de Sueños, “Wine of Dreams,” is a wine brand conceived by the non-profit organization, Santa Ynez Valley People Helping People (PHP), and a small group of premium Santa Barbara County vintners to help make a difference in the lives of vineyard and farm workers who are the heart and soul of the county’s agricultural economy. Proceeds from Vino de Sueños sales go directly to workers and their families. The event will feature the latest Vino de Sueños wines available for tasting and sales. The original art works for each of the Vino de Sueños wine labels will be placed on silent auction. Guests will also enjoy appetizers and live music.
A gathering of 50 Pinot Noir producers from California, Oregon and New Zealand.