Fave Five | June 14 – 24

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.

The Mixtape

June 14 @ 7:00 pm – September 15 @ 7:00 pm
Great American Melodrama
1863 Front St.
Oceano , CA 93445 

Get ready to party like it’s 1999 in this brand new musical comedy! It’s the late 90’s, pop music rules the airwaves, and reality TV is bringing singing competitions to the masses. Molly is headed off to college and not sure if she’ll fit in. When she arrives she finds all sorts of kooky characters, and a bunch of new friends in her all girls singing group. Can she navigate her freshman year and find fame as a pop idol? Find out in The Mix Tape!

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Riverbench Father’s Day Weekend: Food Truck, Live Music + Wine Tasting

June 17 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Riverbench Vineyard & Winery
6020 Foxen Canyon Road
Santa Maria, CA 93454 

Bring dad out for a Sunday afternoon of live music, delicious food and wine tasting at Riverbench Vineyard! Bring a blanket or pull up a chair in our garden and enjoy live music by Nataly Lola. The Sass’ Catering food truck will be offering a variety of fresh made salads and sandwiches

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Santa Maria Civic Theatre Presents: Beauty And The Lonely Beast

June 22 – July 1
Santa Maria Civic Theatre
1660 North McClelland Street
Santa Maria, CA 93456

This NEW twist of the old classic tale follows a spunky fairy godmother named Isadore Plum who brings a bit of fairy tale sparkle to the story. She seems to be the only one who understands the Beast, who is very lonely. She tries to explain that it’s his bad manners and not his looks that frighten people away. With her encouragement, he vows to change his ways.

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A Foxen Canyon Wine Trail Event: Summer Sipping!

June 23 @ 10:00 am – June 24 @ 4:00 pm
Foxen Canyon Wine Trail
7600 Foxen Canyon Road
Santa Maria, CA 93454

Your Summer Sipping Passport is your ticket to 20, one-ounce pours of wine you can redeem all weekend. On Saturday, each winery will serve treats like local chocolates, cheese and charcuterie. Return Sunday for live music, food trucks, barrel tastings and more. A logo glass and event keepsake are also included!

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24th Elks Annual Car Show

June 23 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Elks Lodge #1538
1309 N. Bradley Rd
Santa Maria, CA 93454

The Santa Maria Elks Car Show will be held this Saturday the 23rd from 10-3. There will be Food and Beverages available, a live DJ, Vendors, Raffle Prizes & Drawings. In addition, there will be a pancake breakfast from 8-10 which includes Eggs, Sausage, Orange Juice, Coffee, and of course All-You-Can-Eat Pancakes all for just $7.

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