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Wednesday Mar 04, 2015

Featured Events

Solvang Farmers Market

Farmers Market, 2:30-6PM, every Wednesday; fresh produce, flowers, nuts, cheeses, breads and many other foods.  A non-profit founded in 1983 to provide California farmers with direct access at landmark locations to market their agricultural products directly to the local community. The SBCFMA continues working diligently to bring the freshest and most nutritious produce our rich local agricultural land has to offer for you and your families. The markets serve to strengthen the local ... Read More

Friday Mar 06, 2015

Wandering Dog Wine Classes

High-End Wines Indulge in five super premium wines from Central Coast producers and international. Five half glasses of wine and gourmet cheeses and crackers included. Reservations required, space is limited  

Saturday Mar 07, 2015

Live Music - The Good Life

Live music with Santa Maria's own, Nataly Lola, Singer/Songwriter. Pop, country, rock and a few surprises are all in one small, bold package! The Good Life is a craft beer & wine shop/bar specializing in California Craft Beer and Local, Artisan wines. Open daily at 12pm with live music from the SYV's finest EVERY Saturday night at 8pm  

Sunday Mar 08, 2015

Artist reception - The Good Life

Join us as we welcome our newest artist, painter Marilyn Dover Benson. Stop by and meet Marilyn, view her paintings and maybe even find that one of a kind to take home with you. Marilyn's work will be on display through April 30th The Good Life is a shop & bar specializing in California Craft Beer and local, Artisan wines. open daily at 12pm and featuring a new local artist every two months  

Wednesday Mar 11, 2015

Solvang Farmers Market

Farmers Market, 2:30-6PM, every Wednesday; fresh produce, flowers, nuts, cheeses, breads and many other foods.  A non-profit founded in 1983 to provide California farmers with direct access at landmark locations to market their agricultural products directly to the local community. The SBCFMA continues working diligently to bring the freshest and most nutritious produce our rich local agricultural land has to offer for you and your families. The markets serve to strengthen the local ... Read More

Friday Mar 13, 2015

Solvang Century, Metric and Half Century 2015 resgistration opens

  • March 13, 2015
  • Location: 400 Alisal Road
  • Address: 400 Alisal Road, Solvang, CA 93463

Registration is open at the Hotel Corque Friday evening from 6 - 10 pm.  

Saturday Mar 14, 2015

Food Truck Fare at Sanford Winery

  • March 14, 2015
  • Address: 5010 Santa Rosa Road, Lompoc, CA 93436

TACOS! A FRESH & LOCAL TWIST AT SANFORD SATURDAY, MARCH 14TH| 12:00 PM - 3:00 PM Join us at our Sta. Rita Hills winery to enjoy gourmet tacos from the Valle Fresh food truck. Grab a bottle or a glass of wine and savor these delicious bites on our patio. Please note that Valle Fresh accepts cash only. For more information, call 800-426-9463. MENU Taco of roasted organic squash, caramelized onions, house-made romesco, cabbage and toasted pumpkin seeds on a hand-pressed tortilla $3 Taco of... Read More

Live Music - The Good Life

Live music with local favorites, Los Spindleros! David & Cissy rock the house with Folk/Americana favorites with a few surprises always! The Good Life is a craft beer & wine shop/bar specializing in California Craft Beer and Local, Artisan wines. Open daily at 12pm with live music from the SYV's finest EVERY Saturday night at 8pm

Solvang Century & Half-Century

The 100 mile ride is Saturday, a loop course to Lompoc, Vandenberg, Santa Maria and back through Los Olivos to Solvang with 4950 feet of elevation gain. Registration and festival begins Friday evening. The 50 mile route is out and back in a loop fashion to Lompoc, the first 23 miles being the same route as the Century.     FEATURING Solvang Century Cycling EXPO to benefit the SCOR CARDIAC CYCLISTS CLUB Camp Del Corazon Camp Bon Coeur 

Wednesday Mar 18, 2015

Abroad at Home Book release reception

"Abroad at Home" National Geographic book release and reception at the Wildling Museum with featured local photographer, Tenley Fohl  

Solvang 3rd Wednesday Beer & Wine Walk

Solvang’s Third Wednesday Wine and Beer Walk costs just $20.00 per person, which includes a ticket to sample two wines at five participating wine – and/or beer – tasting rooms, a specialty logo glass, and a map to help you navigate your way through all of the fun! The Wine and Beer Walk is every Third Wednesday, from 3:00 PM – 7:00 PM. (Must be 21 and over to purchase Wine & Beer Walk tickets.) Cash-only day-of-event tickets for the Wine & Beer Walk are sold at t... Read More

Solvang Farmers Market

Farmers Market, 2:30-6PM, every Wednesday; fresh produce, flowers, nuts, cheeses, breads and many other foods.  A non-profit founded in 1983 to provide California farmers with direct access at landmark locations to market their agricultural products directly to the local community. The SBCFMA continues working diligently to bring the freshest and most nutritious produce our rich local agricultural land has to offer for you and your families. The markets serve to strengthen the local ... Read More

Solvang Third Wednesday Wine and Beer Walk

Every month of the Third Wednesday......enjoy wine and beer tasting while strolling through the Village of Solvang. Most wine tasting rooms offer special discounts to Wine & Beer Walk participants on wine and merchandise. Tickets are $20 and include a Solvang Third Wednesday logo glass, map and tasting of 5 places of your choice. Tickets may be purchased the day of (cash only please) at the Olive House 1661 Mission Dr; Sort This Our Cellars, 1636 Copenhagen Dr; or Wandering Dog Wine Bar, ... Read More

Taste of Solvang

In its 23rd year, Taste of Solvang has become a destination event for wine and food lovers, alike. Featuring something for everyone - from farm-to-table, rustic Italian cuisine, to New American and modern Danish fare, to desserts in all forms, to award-winning beers and world-class wines - Taste of Solvang offers a seelction of events that is sure to please!   Advance ticket purchases are highly recommended. Taste of Solvang - March 18 - 22, 2015 In its 23rd year, Taste of Solvang has beco... Read More

Thursday Mar 19, 2015

Taste of Solvang

In its 23rd year, Taste of Solvang has become a destination event for wine and food lovers, alike. Featuring something for everyone - from farm-to-table, rustic Italian cuisine, to New American and modern Danish fare, to desserts in all forms, to award-winning beers and world-class wines - Taste of Solvang offers a seelction of events that is sure to please!   Advance ticket purchases are highly recommended. Taste of Solvang - March 18 - 22, 2015 In its 23rd year, Taste of Solvang has beco... Read More

Friday Mar 20, 2015

Sips & Sweets - Taste of Solvang

  Advance ticket purchases are highly recommended. Taste of Solvang - March 18 - 22, 2015 Bring your email receipt to the door at Veterans Memorial Hall, 1745 Mission Drive, Solvang, CA 93463. In its 23rd year, Taste of Solvang has become a destination event for wine and food lovers, alike. Featuring something for everyone - from farm-to-table, rustic Italian cuisine, to New American and modern Danish fare, to desserts in all forms, to award-winning beers and world-class wines - Taste... Read More

Taste of Solvang

In its 23rd year, Taste of Solvang has become a destination event for wine and food lovers, alike. Featuring something for everyone - from farm-to-table, rustic Italian cuisine, to New American and modern Danish fare, to desserts in all forms, to award-winning beers and world-class wines - Taste of Solvang offers a seelction of events that is sure to please!   Advance ticket purchases are highly recommended. Taste of Solvang - March 18 - 22, 2015 In its 23rd year, Taste of Solvang has beco... Read More

Saturday Mar 21, 2015

Bookmaking Workshop

Between the lines of Text and Sight.  

Feast of Santa Fe cooking class dinner

Cooking class dinner featuring modern southwestern cuisine. Full information and menu at http://www.cheftimscookingclasses.com/upcoming-classes/feast-of-santa-fe  

Live Music - The Good Life

TASTE OF SOLVANG WEEKEND! You've tasted your way through town and now it's time to sit back, relax and enjoy the Blues! Local blues legend - Blues Bob & the Loopy Blues Band! The Good Life is a craft beer & wine shop/bar specializing in California Craft Beer and Local, Artisan wines. Open daily at 12pm with live music from the SYV's finest EVERY Saturday night at 8pm  

Sanford Winery's March Vineyard Lunch

Come and enjoy an afternoon with us! VINEYARD LUNCH & EXCLUSIVE WINE TASTING Saturday, March 21st | 11:30 am Take a Special Trip With Us... You are invited to an afternoon including wine tasting, lunch and breathtaking views at Sanford Winery. Join us Saturday,March 21st, on our estate vineyard located in one of the most breathtakingly scenic locations along the West Coast. After a stroll through the vineyard, enjoy a private tasting on our patio and lunch overlooking the beautiful La Rinco... Read More

Spring Art Show to Feature Artist Betty Carr

What season could be better than Spring to take in the freshness of new works of art at Solvang Antiques Fine Art Gallery. The artists of Judith Hale Gallery represented here in Solvang Antiques have produced wonderful selections for your viewing. New acquisitions in our antique collection will also be presented. Our Spring Art Show is featuring works by renowned artist Betty Carr. She has most recently been selected as a Master Artist in the American Impressionist Society (AISM signature). Wi... Read More

TheLifeRide

ThinkCure! is excited to announce its inaugural two day bike ride through Santa Ynez Valley.  TheLifeRide will be held March 21-22 and funds raised will support collaborative cancer research at City of Hope and Children's Hospital of Los Angeles.  ThinkCure! has partnered with Cycling Camp of San Diego to host an inclusive event that is challenging, inspiring and luxurious.  Riders will be housed in their own rooms at the gorgeous Corque Hotel.  Participants will enjoy sumpt... Read More

Wildflowers of Lisque Canyon, Sedgwick Reserve presented by the Wildling Museum

The Wildling Museum is pleased to present the 2014-2015 season of "Natural History Field Classes with Fred and Larry."  Local naturalists Dr. Fred Emerson and Larry Ballard lead each session on the third Saturday of the month, September through May.  This season includes trips to two private ranches located in the Santa Ynez Valley and two locations on Santa Barbara County's south coast.  Along with general ecology, specific hikes will focus on birds, fire-followers, fa... Read More

Exclusive Larner Winemaker Dinner - Taste of Solvang

  Advance ticket purchases are highly recommended. Taste of Solvang - March 18 - 22, 2015 In its 23rd year, Taste of Solvang has become a destination event for wine and food lovers, alike. Featuring something for everyone - from farm-to-table, rustic Italian cuisine, to New American and modern Danish fare, to desserts in all forms, to award-winning beers and world-class wines - Taste of Solvang offers a "menu" of events that is sure to please! ____________________________________... Read More

Grand Tasting - Taste of Solvang

  Advance ticket purchases are highly recommended. Taste of Solvang - March 18 - 22, 2015 In its 23rd year, Taste of Solvang has become a destination event for wine and food lovers, alike. Featuring something for everyone - from farm-to-table, rustic Italian cuisine, to New American and modern Danish fare, to desserts in all forms, to award-winning beers and world-class wines - Taste of Solvang offers a "menu" of events that is sure to please! ____________________________________... Read More

Taste of Solvang

In its 23rd year, Taste of Solvang has become a destination event for wine and food lovers, alike. Featuring something for everyone - from farm-to-table, rustic Italian cuisine, to New American and modern Danish fare, to desserts in all forms, to award-winning beers and world-class wines - Taste of Solvang offers a seelction of events that is sure to please!   Advance ticket purchases are highly recommended. Taste of Solvang - March 18 - 22, 2015 In its 23rd year, Taste of Solvang has beco... Read More

Wine & Beer Walk - Taste of Solvang

  Advance ticket purchases are highly recommended. Taste of Solvang - March 18 - 22, 2015 In its 23rd year, Taste of Solvang has become a destination event for wine and food lovers, alike. Featuring something for everyone - from farm-to-table, rustic Italian cuisine, to New American and modern Danish fare, to desserts in all forms, to award-winning beers and world-class wines - Taste of Solvang offers a "menu" of events that is sure to please! ___________________________________... Read More

Sunday Mar 22, 2015

Spring Art Show to Feature Artist Betty Carr

What season could be better than Spring to take in the freshness of new works of art at Solvang Antiques Fine Art Gallery. The artists of Judith Hale Gallery represented here in Solvang Antiques have produced wonderful selections for your viewing. New acquisitions in our antique collection will also be presented. Our Spring Art Show is featuring works by renowned artist Betty Carr. She has most recently been selected as a Master Artist in the American Impressionist Society (AISM signature). Wi... Read More

TheLifeRide

ThinkCure! is excited to announce its inaugural two day bike ride through Santa Ynez Valley.  TheLifeRide will be held March 21-22 and funds raised will support collaborative cancer research at City of Hope and Children's Hospital of Los Angeles.  ThinkCure! has partnered with Cycling Camp of San Diego to host an inclusive event that is challenging, inspiring and luxurious.  Riders will be housed in their own rooms at the gorgeous Corque Hotel.  Participants will enjoy sumpt... Read More

Taste of Solvang

In its 23rd year, Taste of Solvang has become a destination event for wine and food lovers, alike. Featuring something for everyone - from farm-to-table, rustic Italian cuisine, to New American and modern Danish fare, to desserts in all forms, to award-winning beers and world-class wines - Taste of Solvang offers a seelction of events that is sure to please!   Advance ticket purchases are highly recommended. Taste of Solvang - March 18 - 22, 2015 In its 23rd year, Taste of Solvang has beco... Read More

Wine & Beer Walk - Taste of Solvang

  Advance ticket purchases are highly recommended. Taste of Solvang - March 18 - 22, 2015 In its 23rd year, Taste of Solvang has become a destination event for wine and food lovers, alike. Featuring something for everyone - from farm-to-table, rustic Italian cuisine, to New American and modern Danish fare, to desserts in all forms, to award-winning beers and world-class wines - Taste of Solvang offers a "menu" of events that is sure to please! ___________________________________... Read More

Monday Mar 23, 2015

Spring Art Show to Feature Artist Betty Carr

What season could be better than Spring to take in the freshness of new works of art at Solvang Antiques Fine Art Gallery. The artists of Judith Hale Gallery represented here in Solvang Antiques have produced wonderful selections for your viewing. New acquisitions in our antique collection will also be presented. Our Spring Art Show is featuring works by renowned artist Betty Carr. She has most recently been selected as a Master Artist in the American Impressionist Society (AISM signature). Wi... Read More

Tuesday Mar 24, 2015

Spring Art Show to Feature Artist Betty Carr

What season could be better than Spring to take in the freshness of new works of art at Solvang Antiques Fine Art Gallery. The artists of Judith Hale Gallery represented here in Solvang Antiques have produced wonderful selections for your viewing. New acquisitions in our antique collection will also be presented. Our Spring Art Show is featuring works by renowned artist Betty Carr. She has most recently been selected as a Master Artist in the American Impressionist Society (AISM signature). Wi... Read More

Wednesday Mar 25, 2015

Solvang Farmers Market

Farmers Market, 2:30-6PM, every Wednesday; fresh produce, flowers, nuts, cheeses, breads and many other foods.  A non-profit founded in 1983 to provide California farmers with direct access at landmark locations to market their agricultural products directly to the local community. The SBCFMA continues working diligently to bring the freshest and most nutritious produce our rich local agricultural land has to offer for you and your families. The markets serve to strengthen the local ... Read More

Spring Art Show to Feature Artist Betty Carr

What season could be better than Spring to take in the freshness of new works of art at Solvang Antiques Fine Art Gallery. The artists of Judith Hale Gallery represented here in Solvang Antiques have produced wonderful selections for your viewing. New acquisitions in our antique collection will also be presented. Our Spring Art Show is featuring works by renowned artist Betty Carr. She has most recently been selected as a Master Artist in the American Impressionist Society (AISM signature). Wi... Read More

Thursday Mar 26, 2015

Spring Art Show to Feature Artist Betty Carr

What season could be better than Spring to take in the freshness of new works of art at Solvang Antiques Fine Art Gallery. The artists of Judith Hale Gallery represented here in Solvang Antiques have produced wonderful selections for your viewing. New acquisitions in our antique collection will also be presented. Our Spring Art Show is featuring works by renowned artist Betty Carr. She has most recently been selected as a Master Artist in the American Impressionist Society (AISM signature). Wi... Read More

Friday Mar 27, 2015

Garagiste Festival in Solvang: Southern Exposure

The Garagiste Festival: Southern Exposure event will be held March 27th – 29th again at the Mission-style Veterans’ Hall in the heart of Solvang. The weekend of events is dedicated to showcasing the wines of 50-60 high-quality, limited-production, commercial winemakers who are making under 1500 cases per year from the Santa Barbara region and the Central Coast. The non-profit Garagiste Festivals benefit the Cal Poly Wine and Viticulture program. To be alerted to breaking news abou... Read More

Spring Art Show to Feature Artist Betty Carr

What season could be better than Spring to take in the freshness of new works of art at Solvang Antiques Fine Art Gallery. The artists of Judith Hale Gallery represented here in Solvang Antiques have produced wonderful selections for your viewing. New acquisitions in our antique collection will also be presented. Our Spring Art Show is featuring works by renowned artist Betty Carr. She has most recently been selected as a Master Artist in the American Impressionist Society (AISM signature). Wi... Read More

Saturday Mar 28, 2015

Art Conversation

Art conversation with artists Ro Snell and Lisa Kaftori.  Social Hour immediately following conversation.  

Garagiste Festival in Solvang: Southern Exposure

The Garagiste Festival: Southern Exposure event will be held March 27th – 29th again at the Mission-style Veterans’ Hall in the heart of Solvang. The weekend of events is dedicated to showcasing the wines of 50-60 high-quality, limited-production, commercial winemakers who are making under 1500 cases per year from the Santa Barbara region and the Central Coast. The non-profit Garagiste Festivals benefit the Cal Poly Wine and Viticulture program. To be alerted to breaking news abou... Read More

Live Music - The Good Life

It's a Gragiste weekend and The Good Life is the only place to be to enjoy the BEST this valley has to offer in Artisan Wines - So now that your tasting day is done it's time to settle in for some Rock'n GREAT Country with SYV's very own Cash Cooper featuring David Spindler on guitar. The Good Life is a craft beer & wine shop/bar specializing in California Craft Beer and Local, Artisan wines. Open daily at 12pm with live music from the SYV's finest EVERY Saturday night at 8pm  

Spring Art Show to Feature Artist Betty Carr

What season could be better than Spring to take in the freshness of new works of art at Solvang Antiques Fine Art Gallery. The artists of Judith Hale Gallery represented here in Solvang Antiques have produced wonderful selections for your viewing. New acquisitions in our antique collection will also be presented. Our Spring Art Show is featuring works by renowned artist Betty Carr. She has most recently been selected as a Master Artist in the American Impressionist Society (AISM signature). Wi... Read More

Sunday Mar 29, 2015

Garagiste Festival in Solvang: Southern Exposure

The Garagiste Festival: Southern Exposure event will be held March 27th – 29th again at the Mission-style Veterans’ Hall in the heart of Solvang. The weekend of events is dedicated to showcasing the wines of 50-60 high-quality, limited-production, commercial winemakers who are making under 1500 cases per year from the Santa Barbara region and the Central Coast. The non-profit Garagiste Festivals benefit the Cal Poly Wine and Viticulture program. To be alerted to breaking news abou... Read More

Spring Art Show to Feature Artist Betty Carr

What season could be better than Spring to take in the freshness of new works of art at Solvang Antiques Fine Art Gallery. The artists of Judith Hale Gallery represented here in Solvang Antiques have produced wonderful selections for your viewing. New acquisitions in our antique collection will also be presented. Our Spring Art Show is featuring works by renowned artist Betty Carr. She has most recently been selected as a Master Artist in the American Impressionist Society (AISM signature). Wi... Read More

Monday Mar 30, 2015

Spring Art Show to Feature Artist Betty Carr

What season could be better than Spring to take in the freshness of new works of art at Solvang Antiques Fine Art Gallery. The artists of Judith Hale Gallery represented here in Solvang Antiques have produced wonderful selections for your viewing. New acquisitions in our antique collection will also be presented. Our Spring Art Show is featuring works by renowned artist Betty Carr. She has most recently been selected as a Master Artist in the American Impressionist Society (AISM signature). Wi... Read More

Tuesday Mar 31, 2015

Spring Art Show to Feature Artist Betty Carr

What season could be better than Spring to take in the freshness of new works of art at Solvang Antiques Fine Art Gallery. The artists of Judith Hale Gallery represented here in Solvang Antiques have produced wonderful selections for your viewing. New acquisitions in our antique collection will also be presented. Our Spring Art Show is featuring works by renowned artist Betty Carr. She has most recently been selected as a Master Artist in the American Impressionist Society (AISM signature). Wi... Read More