Fave Five | December 20 – 30

From local theater and museum exhibits to outdoor concerts and wine tasting, there is so much to see, do, taste and experience in Santa Maria Valley. Every week, we’ll continue to provide you with 5 great events happening in the Santa Maria Valley.

PCPA: Peter Pan

November 8 @ 7:00 pm – December 23 @ 5:00 pm
Pacific Conservatory Theatre
870 South Bradley
Santa Maria, CA 93454

December 22nd-23rd is your last chance to see PCPA’s Peter Pan! Audiences will find themselves surrounded by magic as Peter whisks the Darling children away to swashbuckling adventures in Neverland in this beloved family favorite. The musical features an unforgettable score including the iconic “I’m Flying,” “I Won’t Grow Up” and “Never Never Land.”

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Presqu’ile Friday Live Music: Tepusquet Tornados

December 21 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Presqu’ile Winery
5391 Presquile Drive
Santa Maria, CA 93455

Join us for our last live music of 2018 as we welcome the more compact version of our house band, the Tepusquet Trio. Along with the classic rock and soul they’re known for, they’ll be mixing in some holiday favorites. Don’t miss it!

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Naughty Oak: Cornhole Tournament

December 23 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
Naughty Oak Brewing Company
165 S. Broadway, Ste. 102
Orcutt, CA 93455

Come down for bottomless breakfast beers and Cornhole.

We will be serving up our famous Beer-Mimosas, Orcutt Sunrise and Micheladas! Too early to drink? We’ll also have our nitro coffee, nitro coffee lattes on tap, as well as hot coffee for you. Cornhole Tournament starts at 10 am sharp. Check-in is from 9:30 to 9:45.

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Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center: Holiday Hike

December 29 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Oso Flaco Lake
3006 Oso Flaco Lake Road
Arroyo Grande, CA 93434

The Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center will host a holiday hike on December 29th at Oso Flaco Lake, which sits just north of Guadalupe and offers visitors one of the most scenic — and definitely well hidden — natural areas along the state’s coastline.

The easy hike starts at 9:00 a.m., and participants are asked to meet at the trail head, located inside the white gate inside the parking lot area.

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Riverbench Vineyard & Winery: New Year’s Eve Wine Pairing: Chocolate Truffles + Bubbles

December 29 @ 10:00 am – December 31 @ 2:00 pm
Riverbench Vineyard & Winery
6020 Foxen Canyon Road
Santa Maria, CA 93454

New Year’s Eve is all about the bubbles… and who doesn’t like to indulge in a little chocolate for the holidays?

Riverbench is excited to partner with Jessica Fosters Confections as we pair our sparkling wine tasting along with four decadent chocolate truffles.

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