Fave Five | October 11 – October 21

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.

Santa Maria Valley Wine Trolley

October 13 – October 14 @ 5:00 pm
Radisson Hotel Santa Maria
3455 Airpark Dr,
Santa Maria, CA 93455

The Wine Trolley has its last route of the season this weekend! 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 Santa Maria Valley Wine Trolley.

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Santa Maria Civic Theatre Presents: Little Shop of Horrors

October 12 @ 7:00 pm – October 28 @ 4:00 pm
Santa Maria Civic Theatre
1660 North McClelland Street
Santa Maria, CA 93456

The meek floral assistant Seymour Krelborn stumbles across a new breed of plant he names “Audrey II” – after his coworker crush. This foul-mouthed, R&B-singing carnivore promises unending fame and fortune to the down and out Krelborn as long as he keeps feeding it, BLOOD. Over time, Seymour discovers Audrey II’s out of this world origins and intent towards global domination!

Based on the classic Roger Corman film, Little Shop of Horrors features early 1960’s Doo-wop and Motown style songs that will have you singing from skid row to outer space!

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Cottonwood Canyon: End Of Summer Concert Under The Stars

October 13 @ 5:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Cottonwood Canyon Winery
3940 Dominion Rd.
Santa Maria, CA 93454

Come join The Molly Ringwald Project for their last concert of the summer under the stars at the beautiful Cottonwood Canyon Vineyard from 6:30 – 9:30 PM! End the summer with an 80’s Dance Party featuring The Molly Ringwald Project, California’s Hottest 80’s Dance Band with a performance you don’t want to miss.

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Moxie Cafe’s Outdoor Concert Series: Steppin’ Out

October 20 @ 3:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Moxie Cafe
1317 W. McCoy Ln.
Santa Maria, CA 93455

We’re keeping the MOXIE Cafe’s outdoor concert series rolling with another outstanding band. The “Central Coast’s Finest Dance Band,” Steppin’ Out, will take the stage on Saturday, October 20th! Come out and enjoy great music, fantastic food and drinks, and fun for the whole family.

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Viva el Arte de Santa Bárbara!: Quique Escamilla

October 20 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Guadalupe City Hall
918 Obispo St
Guadalupe, CA 93434

Quique Escamilla opens the 14th season of ¡Viva el Arte de Santa Bárbara! with his powerful, original songs in Spanish and English inspired by political and social issues: human rights, immigration, conservation, racism and oppression. Originally from Chiapas, Mexico, this multi-instrumentalist and singer-songwriter blends Mexican folk music such as huapango and rancheras with jazz, pop and rock.

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