La Purisima Golf Course offers a challenging test of skill and character, rewarding the bold and leaving the recently-hooked newcomer loving the game even more. It is beautiful in its naturally undulating landscape, and challenging in its hole design. The critics wasted no time in chiming in; the course has twice received four-and-a-half stars from readers of Golf Digest, including the 2004 poll. Thousands of golfers visit each year calling it “One of America’s Best Designed Courses”…and well worth the short drive from Santa Maria.
Cambria Winery & Vineyards
Family-owned, sustainably-farmed, and passionately tended by a team proud to be stewards of this remarkable property, each wine we produce is 100% estate, fully revealing the essence of the Santa Maria Bench. Located at the northern end of Santa Barbara County, Cambria’s estate vineyards thrive on the foothills of the largest east-west oriented valley on […]
The Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum
Calling All Explorers Children and adults alike will enjoy this hands-on children’s museum for the littlest visitors to the Santa Maria Valley, with many interactive displays so your children can discover the wonders of the world for themselves. Meanwhile, the 13,000-square-foot Santa Maria Valley Discovery is the only hands-on children’s museum in Santa Barbara County. Kids […]
Monarch Dunes Butterfly Grove
Every year, thousands of orange and black Monarch Butterflies spread their wings, seeking shelter from the northern winters. From late October to February, butterflies cluster in the limbs of a grove of Eucalyptus trees along the California coastline. The Monarch Dunes Butterfly Habitat in Nipomo is a nineteen-acre rectangular shaped grove of Tasmanian blue gum […]
The Vintage Veranda is a 16,000 square-foot space featuring 25 unique dealers of antiques, vintage, art, and objects of good-design. Strolling the aisles at Vintage Veranda you’ll find everything from antique and mid-century modern furniture to statement costume jewelry, from iconic designer goods to decorating basics. Vintage Veranda is filled with collectibles, books, art, furniture, oddities, (like […]
Santa Maria Downtown Fridays
Downtown Fridays is the place to be for families, fun, and community camaraderie. The weekly event features a certified farmer’s market, live music, food booths, food trucks, kids’ activities, and a beer and wine tent. Every Friday starting on March 30th until September 28th, Santa Maria will be having Downtown Fridays! Each week will feature […]
West Coast Kustoms "Cruisin' Nationals"
Santa Maria revs into action on May 25 through May 27 as it hosts the 35th West Coast Kustoms Cruisin’ Nationals, an auto show and cruise extravaganza that features American-make autos pre-1961 at the Santa Maria Fairpark. Take in the Friday night Santa Maria City Cruise; the Show-n-Shine car show throughout the weekend; and Sunday’s […]
Santa Maria Valley Wine Trolley
This is weekend wine tasting #SantaMariaStyle The Wine Trolley has returned! Hit the road and explore all you can do in and around Santa Maria Valley. You’ll find it’s the perfect home base, where you can eat, drink and do more for less. Starting Memorial Day weekend, explore six wineries and tasting rooms on the […]
Summer Concerts: The Molly Ringwald Project
Saturday, May 26, 2018 The Molly Ringwald Project Doors at 5 pm, Club Member entry at 4:30 pm (Tasting Room closing at 3 pm.) No outside food or drink allowed. No RVs allowed. Food and wine available for purchase PURCHASE TICKETS AT TICKETFLY Tickets can also be purchased in our Tasting Room