Enjoy playing the game you love at Rancho Maria Golf Club. Nestled in the foothills overlooking the Santa Maria valley, Rancho Maria Golf Club is located on the central coast of California, just 5 miles southwest of downtown Santa Maria on Highway 1. There are no parallel fairways at Rancho Maria, and you’ll love the scenic views from many of the holes overlooking the valley.
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 […]
Santa Maria is centrally located, about 170 miles north of Los Angeles and 270 miles south of San Francisco, making it an ideal stop on a Highway 1 adventure. Highway 1 is a scenic drive, taken northward it leads you through several small towns eventually connecting with 101 just past Pismo Beach.
The Jetty Restaurant
Serving up fresh salads, delicious seafood (like fresh fish and chips with coleslaw), and mouth-watering burgers, The Jetty has something for everybody!
La Purisima Mission Historic State Park
Perhaps the crown jewel of the region’s historic structures is La Purisima Mission Historic State Park, the most fully restored of the three completely preserved missions within the California State Park system. Also boasting the most authentic looking setting of all the missions, La Purisima takes visitors back to its 1820 heyday and features livestock […]
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