Along a stretched, private driveway sits The Demetria Estate Winery, offering daily tastings by appointment only. With a beautiful picnic area and principal varietals including Chardonnay, Cinsaut, Counoise, Grenache, Grenache Blanc, Marsanne, Mourvedre, Pinot Noir, Rousanne, Syrah, Tempranillo, Riesling, Viognier, Picpoul Blanc, this is a wonderful way to spend the afternoon tasting some of the best wines of Santa Maria Valley.
Paul Nelson Aquatic Center
Offering an Olympic-size competition pool as well as a recreational pool with a fan-shaped zero-depth entryway, Paul Nelson Aquatic Center offers something for everybody, including a waterslide for children and adults.
Nearby Oceano is just 18 miles from Santa Maria, and offers fantastic opportunities for off-roading at the famed Oceano Dunes. With more than 5 miles of beach open for vehicle use and the sand dunes available for off-highway motor vehicle recreation, this is a must-experience for off-road enthusiasts. In addition to off-roading, surfing, swimming, surf […]
Nielson by Byron Tasting Room
Nielson by Byron in Los Olivos is a small production winery specializing in Chardonnay and Pinot Noir from the Santa Maria Valley. The tasting room is open 11 a.m. – 5 p.m. seven days a week.
Andrew Murray Vineyards
Featuring two gorgeous tasting rooms, Andrew Murray Vineyards focuses on Rhône varieties and has consistently crafted highly acclaimed red and white wines in the Santa Ynez Valley for 20 years. The Viogniers, single-vineyard Syrahs, and blends led Robert Parker, Jr. to refer to Andrew Murray Vineyards as, “…one of the shining stars in the Santa […]
SMCT Presents: Humble Boy
Felix Humble, a nervous Cambridge astrophysicist, returns to his family home following the sudden death of his father. Flora, his difficult and demanding mother, is determined to make a fresh start with George, a brash family friend and father of his former flame. Secrets come tumbling out as Felix attempts to understand human relationships through […]
PCPA Presents: You Can’t Take It With You
On February 16 through March 5, Santa Maria’s beloved Pacific Conservatory Theatre presents Kaufman and Hart’s “You Can’t Take it with You” at the Marian Theatre venue in Santa Maria. This heartfelt comedy still resonates with a 21st-century audience. Santa Maria’s Pacific Conservatory Theatre is the only professional resident company on the Central Coast and […]
Celebrate Mardi Gras with Presqu'ile Winery
Saturday, February 25, 2017 11 am to 3 pm Presqu’ile Tasting Room Our founders, the Murphy family, have deep roots on the Gulf Coast, so we take Mardi Gras pretty seriously here at Presqu’ile! This year, we’ll be doing it up right with delicious all-you-can-eat Gumbo and Po’ Boys from Papa Jay’s Southern Quezine, as […]
Movie Night @ CDO!
Saturday, February 25th at 6:30 p.m. We will bring in a projector and show “Sideways” on the CDO wall! Wine, pizza and popcorn will be available for purchase. Only 40 spaces available….reserve your space today! Costa de Oro Winery, 1331 S. Nicholson Avenue, Santa Maria, CA 93454
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