Fave Five | July 18 – 28

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.

Bent Axles 39th Annual July Car Show & BBQ

July 20 – July 21
Old Town Orcutt
Clark Avenue
Orcutt, CA

The Santa Barbara County Fair provides visitors with an interesting mix of both community oriented and educational fun. There are plenty of carnival rides, animals, petting zoos, pony rides and of course, lots of fThe Bent Axles 39th annual car show is this weekend. Admission is free and there will be many cars to enjoy so go out and support the Bent Axles! Saturday the 20th the Show and Shine will be taking place in Old Orcutt from 9:00am – 4:00pm. Includes Oldies music, vendors, restaurants, merchants walk, 50/50 raffle, giveaways, and much more! Sunday the 21st, will include the Poker Run starting at the Radisson at 9:00am, followed by a BBQ picnic at Pioneer park at 11:00am -1:00pm!

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Blast 825 Brewery: Russ Douglas & The Molly Ringwald Project

July 20 @ 4:00 pm – July 21 @ 12:30 am
Blast 825 Brewery
241 S Broadway St # 101
Orcutt, CA 93455

Blast 825 Brewery will be having live performances by Russ Douglass and the Molly Ringwald Project for their grand opening! Russ Douglas plays a unique mixture of classic/progressive rock, folk versions of music from the Beatles to Train and Death Cab for Cutie. Following Russ, The Molly Ringwald Project will be rocking your socks off. Wear your favorite 80’s band t shirt!

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Naughty Oak: Beer Yoga!

July 21 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
Naughty Oak Brewing Company
165 S. Broadway, Ste. 102
Orcutt, CA 93455

Join Courtney for a fun workout on Sunday, July 21st at 10:30am You’ll leave this class refreshed, relaxed and quenched. Ticket includes one hour of yoga and your first pint of beer. Class size is very limited, so please reserve your ticket in advance to guarantee your spot.

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Cottonwood Canyon: The Politics Of Dancing With Jez Blacker

July 26 @ 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Cottonwood Canyon Winery
3940 Dominion Rd.
Santa Maria, CA 93454

The Politics of Dancing with Jez Blacker will be at Cottonwood Canyon Winery! Gates open at 5:30 PM
Food will be provided by Lido’s Food Truck. No outside food or alcohol allowed. Tickets $20 / At the door $25. All Ages welcome. Free admission to kids 16 and Under.

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Free Movies In The Park: The House With A Clock In Its Walls

July 20 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Los Flores Ranch Park
6271 Dominion Road
Santa Maria, CA 93455

The City of Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department present the 6th annual Free Movies in the Park! Bring a lawn chair and enjoy a hit movie with friends and family. Movies take place on Saturdays at dusk. This Saturday’s movie is The House With A Clock In Its Walls, and will take place at Armstrong Park (1000 E. Chapel St.)

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