Fave Five | June 1 – June 11

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.

80th Santa Maria Elks Rodeo & Parade

June 1 – 4
Elks Unocal Event Center
4040 South Highway 101
Santa Maria, CA 93455 United States

This is a four-day fun-filled extravaganza held at the Elks Unocal Event Center in Santa Maria, California. This year’s event will also include specialty acts, the Flying Cowboys, our Junior Breakaway Roping, Elks Team Roping and much more!

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Santa Maria Downtown Fridays 2023

June 2 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Town Center West
Corner of Broadway and Main St.
Santa Maria, CA 93454 United States

Downtown Fridays is a family-friendly event for Santa Maria’s downtown featuring live entertainment, kids’ activities, rows of food vendors and food trucks, new and expanded attractions, and fun for everyone.

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Zaca Mesa: 50th Anniversary Celebration

June 3 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Zaca Mesa
6905 Foxen Canyon Rd.
Los Olivos, CA 93441 United States

2023 marks Zaca Mesa’s 50th anniversary of producing incredible, hand-crafted wine in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley, and they want to celebrate! Join them for a fantastic day of music, food, wine, community, and pure joy as we celebrate our history and deep roots in the region.

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Santa Maria Pride 2023

June 10 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Santa Maria Fairpark
937 S. Thornburg
Santa Maria, CA 93454 United States

House of Pride and Equality is bringing you Santa Maria Pride 2023. They’ll have food trucks, live bands, DJs, dance groups, and a drag show! And we can’t forget about our Resource Fair and Makers Market.

West Coast College & University Wine Festival

June 10 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Allan Hancock College
800 S. College Dr.
Santa Maria, CA 93455 United States

The inaugural West Coast College & University Wine Festival will provide an opportunity for California universities and community colleges to showcase their wines and winemaking programs. Wine tastings will be provided by representatives from California Colleges and local wineries.

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