Events in Santa Maria Valley

Santa Maria Downtown Fridays

March 29 @ 5:30 pm - September 27 @ 8:30 pm
Town Center West, Santa Maria, CA, 93458

This family-friendly event for Santa Maria’s downtown will occur every Friday from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Town Center West parking lot near Broadway (Highway 135) and Cook Street, all the way to September 27th, weather permitting. Admission and parking are free. There will be live music from local bands, rows of food vendors, local beer tastings, and new and expanded attractions. New this year: • More local entertainment, including Mayor Alice Patino honoring country singer, Orcutt native and…

Santa Maria Valley Wine Trolley 2019

May 11 @ 10:30 am - October 13 @ 6:30 pm
Costa De Oro Winery, Santa maria, CA, 93454

This is weekend wine tasting #SantaMariaStyle The Wine Trolley has returned! 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 Mother’s Day weekend, explore our amazing local wineries and tasting rooms on the Santa Maria Valley Wine Trolley. Kicking off May 11, the Santa Maria Valley wine trolley will run its loop and visit a handful…

Great American Melodrama – Pappa Pia

June 20 @ 7:00 pm - September 21 @ 11:00 pm
Great American Melodrama, Oceano , CA, 93445

June 20 – September 21 Mamma Mia, here we go again! This hilarious send up one of the world’s most popular musicals is set at the Pismo Pier. It’s the sunny and funny tale of a daughter’s quest to discover her true identity and uncover a secret buried in her family’s past. Featuring some of your favorite pop songs, this is a toe-tapping hit you won’t want to miss. Starting July 20th, Pappa Pia and How The West Was Really…

Great American Melodrama – How The West Was Really Won

July 18 @ 7:00 pm - October 22 @ 10:00 pm
Great American Melodrama, Oceano , CA, 93445

July 18 – September 22 The history of the wild west is filled with outrageous stories, but few are as wacky as this! Our California frontier includes pillow fights, card games, duels, a dirty saloon and modern pop songs. It pairs witty wordplay and physical comedy with musical parodies and great dance numbers. Gather up yer posse to boo and cheer at this rip roarin’ good time.  Starting July 20th, this and Pappa Pia will be playing on alternating nights.…

PCPA: The Addams Family

July 18 @ 7:00 pm - July 27 @ 11:00 pm
Pacific Conservatory Theatre, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

This new musical, based on the classic Addams’ characters and inspired by the new vintage television series, is an original story of the madcap and macabre Addams family in a satirical comedy about every parent’s nightmare. Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet young man from a respectable family – a man her parents have never met. Everything will change for the whole family as love triumphs at last on…

MOXIE Cafe: Hazy Days of Summer

July 19 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Moxie Cafe, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

Join us on FRIDAY, JULY 19, 5-8 PM as our friends at Firestone Walker Brewing Co. are taking over the taps at MOXIE CAFE! Come enjoy drafts of Mind Haze IPA, Luponic Distortion IPA, and Firestone Lager! $5, KEEP THE GLASS. Grab a bite, have a pint, and enjoy live music from our friends The Wavebreakers.

Presqu’ile Summer Concerts: Jeff Bridges

July 19 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Presqu’ile Winery, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

Friday, July 19, 2019 Jeff Bridges w/ Derek Senn Doors at 6 pm (No early entry permitted) No outside food or drink allowed.   No RVs allowed. Food and wine available for purchase Advance Tickets: $45 club / $50 non-club Day of Tickets: $55 Tickets may be purchase directly from Presqu’ile.  Visit our tasting room, or call 805-937-8110. Online tickets through Ticketfly: PURCHASE HERE All Ages.  Kids 10 and Under Are Free. No Dogs Allowed

Bent Axles 39th Annual July Car Show & BBQ

July 20 - July 21
Old Town Orcutt, Orcutt, CA

The 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 20th: Old Town Orcutt Show and Shine 9:00am – 4:00pm Includes Oldies music, vendors, restaurants, merchants walk, 50/50 raffle, giveaways, and much more! Sunday 21st: Poker Run 9:00am at Radisson BBQ  Pioneer Park Picnic Grounds 11:00am – 1:00pm Santa Maria Style Tri-tip, Giveaways, and more!

Los Flores Ranch: Mini Ranch Day

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Los Flores Ranch Park, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

Put on your boots and cowboy hat! Join us for this free family friendly visit with several miniature horses. Horses are amazing no matter their size. We would like to offer people the opportunity to meet these little gems and learn what they are all about. These minis and their handlers will offer interactive demonstrations such as tricks, mane and tail braiding, grooming and all sorts of companionship examples. There will be Bobbing for apples and carrots for horses and…

Blast 825 Brewery: Russ Douglas & The Molly Ringwald Project

July 20 @ 4:00 pm - July 21 @ 12:30 am
Blast 825 Brewery, 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. He will be on stage from 4:00pm – 7:00pm Following Russ, The Molly Ringwald Project will be rocking your socks off starting at 9:30 pm! Wear your favorite 80’s band t shirt! They will be playing from…

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