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Wednesday Jul 23, 2014

Featured Events

Mayan Weaving Demonstration and Trunk Show

On Wednesday, July 23, 2014, meet Maria Luciana Perez Lopez (Luciana) and watch as she demonstrates traditional Mayan weaving at the Wildling Museum from 1-5 pm. The Museum Gift Shop will host a trunk show of products made from the weaving done by Luciana and her team in Guatemala.  

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

Thursday Jul 24, 2014

PCPA Theatre Presents Forever Plaid - Solvang Festival Theater

This hallmark jukebox musical centers on a quartet of high-school chums whose dream of recording an album was ended by a bus collision on the way to their fist big concert. Now they've been miraculously revived for a posthumous chance at musical glory, performing the show that never was and getting a final shot at fulfilling their dreams. With glorious goofiness the "Plaids" sing in the closes of harmony, squabble over the smallest intonations and execute their charming choreog... Read More

The Cult

  • July 24, 2014
  • Location: Chumash Casino Resort & Spa
  • Address: 3400 E. Hwy 246, Santa Ynez, CA 93460
  • Venue: Chumash Casino Resort & Spa

Friday Jul 25, 2014

Movies in the Park - Solvang Park and Buellton

  • July 25 – August 22, 2014
  • Location: Solvang Park
  • Address: Corner of Mission Drive and First Street, Solvang, CA 93463
  • Venue: Solvang Park
  • Website:  CityofSolvang.com

Movies in the Park starts this Friday, June 13th. Pre-show begins at 7:30pm, movie to begin when darkness allows. Concessions available. Great family fun. Movies rated G-PG13. Parents are responsible for deciding if film is appropriate for their children. June 13- Monsters University June 27- The Wizard of Oz July 11- Despicable Me 2 July 25- The Lego Movie August 8- Frozen August 22- Star Trek — at Solvang Park. At Solvang Park and in Buellton Call 805-688-PLAY for exact locations... Read More

PCPA Theatre Presents Forever Plaid - Solvang Festival Theater

This hallmark jukebox musical centers on a quartet of high-school chums whose dream of recording an album was ended by a bus collision on the way to their fist big concert. Now they've been miraculously revived for a posthumous chance at musical glory, performing the show that never was and getting a final shot at fulfilling their dreams. With glorious goofiness the "Plaids" sing in the closes of harmony, squabble over the smallest intonations and execute their charming choreog... Read More

Sanford's Friday Night Wine Down

Join us at Sanford Winery to start the weekend, wine country style. Sun-drenched vineyard views and live acoustic music will serve as the backdrop for our delicious wines paired with a variety of tapas from Louise's Kitchen Table. Come enjoy Santa Rita Hills charm at its best for the perfect welcome to the weekend. This event is open to the public with no charge to attend. Wines will be available for purchase by the glass or bottle. Guests must be 21 or older. RSVPs are appreciated but not requ... Read More

Wine and Wisdom Trivia Night at Sevtap Tasting Room

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Saturday Jul 26, 2014

Art from the Groves: Santa Inés Mission Mills

A variety of activities, presented in partnership with the Santa Barbara Trust for Historic Preservation, will be held in conjunction with the exhibition. “Fourth Saturdays at the Mills” will include a guided walking tour on June 28. Kid’s Art Day on July 26. A cooking class, “Perfect Your Vinaigrette,” will take place on Saturday, July 19, as participants move from “mission to table” while learning to make olive oil a flavorful dressing for summer sa... Read More

Booksigning at the Book Loft Kristin Anderson

Booksigning at the Book Loft Kristin Anderson, hometown girl and one-time employee of The Book Loft now living in the Netherlands, returns to the Valley this month for a visit as a published, well-reviewed novelist.   She will be at the store Saturday July 26 from 4 to 6 p.m. to read from Green, an "eco romance".   We hope you can join us.  In the meantime check Kristin's website www.authorkristinanderson.com.  She describes... Read More

Drink '728' on 7/28

Join the National Toast for the Drink '728' on 7/28! Only this year we are celebrating on the Saturday prior to 7/28 - July 26th! Come to our Lompoc Tasting Room for our biggest celebration of the year, or if you can't make it to Lompoc, toast from afar. For all of you Southern California locals (and those of you who will be making the trek from out-of-state), we invite you to join us at the land-based celebration on 7/26 at our Lompoc Tasting Toom - it's our biggest party of the year! Festivi... Read More

Fiesta in the Vines

This year the popular annual summer Fiesta party at the Santa Ynez Valley Historical Museum returns with a new twist! In celebration of our "Uncorked: Evolution of Wine in the Santa Ynez Valley" exhibit on the history of the wine industry in Santa Ynez Valley, we are holding an expansive wine tasting event featuring over 20 Valley wineries including Valley favorites and several new, boutique wineries pouring some awesome wines. At Fiesta in the Vines wine tasting will be accompanied ... Read More

Lions Peak Vineyards Celebration for Leos Birthdays and New Release party on August 16th

Join us to celebrate our annual open house for all of our Leo birthdays. Every weekend, Saturday and Sunday, we shall feature our award winning hand crafted Bordeaux and Rhone wines along with a selection of our Library Cabernet Sauvignons,  (1994-2008). On August 16th LP will celebrate a special day with a release party. We shall be sharing with you our latest five Bordeaux and Rhone Reds which are a continuance of the family's dedication to producing award winning boutique wines. ... Read More

Live Music at Sevtap Tasting Room

Live music every Saturday night at Sevtap Tasting Room.  

Live Music at The Good Life

Live music with SYV Rock Legend - Ray Fortune! The Good Life is a retail shop & bar specializing in California Craft Beer & local, small production wines. We feature live music EVERY Saturday night, year round, with the best local musicians around! All guests must be 21+  

PCPA Theatre Presents Forever Plaid - Solvang Festival Theater

This hallmark jukebox musical centers on a quartet of high-school chums whose dream of recording an album was ended by a bus collision on the way to their fist big concert. Now they've been miraculously revived for a posthumous chance at musical glory, performing the show that never was and getting a final shot at fulfilling their dreams. With glorious goofiness the "Plaids" sing in the closes of harmony, squabble over the smallest intonations and execute their charming choreog... Read More

Sanford Winery & Vineyard Walk, Barrel Tasting & Luncheon with Transportation

COME TAKE A SPECIAL TRIP WITH US! VINEYARD WALK & LUNCHEON WITH BARREL TASTING Transportation from our Santa Barbara Tasting Room Included Saturday, July 26, 2014 | 10:00 am A Feast for the Senses You are invited to an exclusive vineyard walk, picnic luncheon and special wine tasting at Sanford Winery on Saturday, July 26. Round trip transportation from our downtown Santa Barbara Tasting Room to the Sanford vineyards and winery in the Santa Rita Hills will be provided. Take this special tri... Read More

Sunday Jul 27, 2014

Lions Peak Vineyards Celebration for Leos Birthdays and New Release party on August 16th

Join us to celebrate our annual open house for all of our Leo birthdays. Every weekend, Saturday and Sunday, we shall feature our award winning hand crafted Bordeaux and Rhone wines along with a selection of our Library Cabernet Sauvignons,  (1994-2008). On August 16th LP will celebrate a special day with a release party. We shall be sharing with you our latest five Bordeaux and Rhone Reds which are a continuance of the family's dedication to producing award winning boutique wines. ... Read More

PCPA Theatre Presents Forever Plaid - Solvang Festival Theater

This hallmark jukebox musical centers on a quartet of high-school chums whose dream of recording an album was ended by a bus collision on the way to their fist big concert. Now they've been miraculously revived for a posthumous chance at musical glory, performing the show that never was and getting a final shot at fulfilling their dreams. With glorious goofiness the "Plaids" sing in the closes of harmony, squabble over the smallest intonations and execute their charming choreog... Read More

Sunday Jazz in the Garden with Paul Marinaro

We invite you to relax in the Patrons Garden and enjoy listening to Chicago-based jazz vocalist Paul Marinaro, dubbed as having “one of the most plush baritones in Chicago—or just about anywhere else” by Howard Reich of the Chicago Tribune, is a modern classic. While his vocal style is peppered with traces of his influences, he has successfully forged his own sound and personality; his performances all possess a fresh, playful, and inventive sense of rhythm and melody, an... Read More

Wednesday Jul 30, 2014

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