Bands 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…

Naughty Oak: N/Oktoberfest 2019

September 20 @ 4:00 pm - September 21 @ 10:00 pm
Naughty Oak Brewing Company, Orcutt, CA, 93455

It’s that time again! N/OKTOBERFEST 2019 is coming soon and we have a tons of fun activities for you! Friday The festivities start at 4 pm Friday, September 20th when AR Catering serves up their delicious German-inspired food. They will be here until 7 pm. Our Stein Hoisting Contest begins at 5:30 pm. Win a chance to enter our Final contest on Saturday…you could win prizes and a kick-ass Trophy/Stein. Ghost/Monster Band is back and they play from 7 –…

Prequ’ile: The Molly Ringwald Project

September 20 @ 6:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Presqu’ile Winery, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

The Molly Ringwald Project Home of the hottest 80’s tribute band in California! 6 band members came together to bring back the ultimate 80’s experience to fans all over California. Lasers, lights and big productions are all part of every show put on by TMRP. Doors at 6 pm (No early entry/setup permitted) No outside food or drink allowed.   No RVs allowed. Food and wine available for purchase All Ages.  Kids 10 and Under Are Free. No Dogs Allowed Tickets…

Vino et Amicis – Live Music With Kenny Taylor

September 20 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Vino et Amicis, Orcutt, CA, 93455

Come hang out with Kenny Taylor and celebrate the start of another awesome weekend! Kenny Taylor takes the Vino et Amicis stage from 7:00 – 10:00 pm

Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center: Mariachi Angeles de Pepe Martinez, Jr.

September 21 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Guadalupe City Hall, Guadalupe, CA, 93434

The Guadalupe-Nipomo Dunes Center and UCSB Arts & Lectures present these FREE shows as part of the Viva el Arte SB family concert series. With over 25 years as a leading member of Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlán, Pepe Jr. brings experience, professionalism and leadership to his new 11-member group based in Los Angeles. Mariachi Ángeles tour the U.S. frequently performing in festivals. There are two free family concerts taking place. One at 4:00 pm and the other beginning at 7:00…

Blast 825 Brewery: Smokin’ Gunz

September 21 @ 10:00 pm - September 22 @ 1:00 am

Don’t let their smiles fool you! These guys will rock your heart out! The name says it all. Smokin’ Gunz will be playing from 10:00 pm – 1:00 am.

Blast 825 Brewery: Nataly Lola

September 27 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Blast 825 Brewery, Orcutt, CA, 93455

Nataly Lola is a singer-songwriter, composer and independent recording artist. Nataly Lola influences include Joni Mitchell, Patsy Cline, The Temptations, Fleetwood Mac, The Beatles, Cyndi Lauper, Van Morrison and The Cranberries. Her eclectic style is sure to satisfy any listener, covering hits from all era’s and genres in her own unique and acoustic way. Nataly has the stage from 7 pm – 10 pm.

Blast 825 Brewery: Erin and the Earthquakes

September 28 @ 9:00 pm - September 29 @ 12:00 am
Blast 825 Brewery, Orcutt, CA, 93455

E&TE Will ROCK you! A powerhouse group destined to rock the music mecca of the California Central Coast (and beyond). Bringing together fans & friends, and a combined music experience of over 80 years, Erin and the Earthquakes is a premier band in San Luis Obispo County and beyond. They look forward to getting you on your dancing feet at your next event with a unique blend of Rock, Funk, Blues, and Jazz covers and originals! Erin and the Earthquakes…

Riverbench Vineyard & Winery: Live Music, Food Truck + Wine in the Vineyard

October 6 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Riverbench Vineyard & Winery, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

Sundays in October are always a great time to visit Riverbench Vineyard! Special outdoor wine menu includes wine by the bottle or glass. Bring a blanket and find a spot for a picnic on the lawn. A local musician (to be announced soon) will be filling the garden with all original music from 12 pm to 3 pm. Big Truck Foods will be serving their delicious grilled sandwiches and burgers made with deli-fresh meats and cheeses, served on locally baked…

Cottonwood Canyon: The Molly Ringwald Project End of Summer Concert

October 12 @ 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cottonwood Canyon Winery, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

The Hottest Band of the Central Coast is back in Cottonwood Canyon’s Amphitheater to wrap up the Summer with an 80’s Dance Night. Get tickets before they sell out. Come hungry to enjoy food from Big Food Trucks & Cubanissimo Food Truck! All ages show kids under 16 free. Food trucks onsite, VIP tables available for purchase. Tickets may be purchased HERE.

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