Outdoor events 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…

MadFest at Presqu’ile Winery

August 23 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Presqu’ile Winery, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

MadFest- A Celebration of Southern Music Doors at 4 pm $15 club members / $17 non club $20 Day Of Tickets may be purchased HERE Presqu’ile’s owner, Madison “Mad Dog” Murphy, has a deep passion for music and supporting artists (you may have seen him on guitar in our house band, The Tepusquet Tornadoes). As we were putting together our lineup for this year’s concert season, Madison kept returning to several artists he’s come across in his travels through the…

Martian Ranch & Vineyard: Vineyard Walk

August 24 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Martian Ranch & Vineyard, Los Alamos, CA, 93440

Join us in the Vineyard for a walk through the vines. As harvest approaches, there is much to see and and learn! Taste grapes, talk about biodynamics, and enjoy the serene morning among the vines.

Free Movies In The Park: Dumbo

August 24 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Pioneer Park, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

PLAY, Inc. and 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 Dumbo, and will take place at Pioneer Park (1150 W. Foster Rd.)

Free Concerts In The Park: Steppin’ Out

August 25 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Rotary Centennial Park, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

PLAY, Inc. and The City of Santa Maria Recreation and Parks Department present the 16th annual Free Concerts in the Park Series! Pack a picnic, bring lawn chairs or throw blankets, and enjoy good music and good times with friends and family. Concerts take place at Rotary Centennial Park on Sundays from 1:00pm – 3:00pm. This Sunday’s Concert features Steppin’ Out (Top 40 Hits/Old School)!

Los Flores Ranch: Friday Night Star Gazing Party

August 30 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Los Flores Ranch Park, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

Enjoy amazing views of star clusters, planets and more through telescopes provided by one or all of these local groups- Central Coast Astronomy Society, Vandenberg Amateur Astronomy Society, Santa Barbara Astronomical Unit, and Juno our resident telescope. Feel free to bring your own telescope and a chair. Gate will be open for parking at 7:30 pm. Follow Parking Signs! Dress warmly! Be prepared to walk off trail. No Flashlights No Dogs, please! Poor weather could cancel this event without notice.

Ca’ Del Grevino’s Music & Arts Fest 2019

August 31 @ 1:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Ca’ Del Grevino Estate, Orcutt, CA, 93455

Escape to the enchanted hills of Ca’ Del Grevino’s Vineyard Estate. Experience the magic of music, art, and wine at the Grevino Villa August 31 | 1 pm to Sundown Ca’ Del Grevino Vineyard Santa Maria, CA Featuring: The Electric Waste Band The Walter Brothers Loose Change Visual Arts Tent Solstice Glamping Tents Food Trucks & Wine/Beer/Liquor General Admission: $25 VIP: $75 Buy tickets at: https://grevino.eventbrite.com $5 discount with the purchase of tickets at Ca’ Del Grevino Tasting Room in…

Riverbench: Live Jazz, Summer Food + Wine in the Vineyard

September 1 @ 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Riverbench Vineyard & Winery, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

Labor Day Weekend is 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. Jon Harris, a dynamic drummer from Santa Barbara, leads a local jazz trio featuring top-notch musicians. They’ll be filling the garden with all original music from 12pm to 3pm. Beau’s Dogs will be serving their gourmet hot dogs including the famous “Sonoran Hot Dog”…

Cottonwood Canyon: Damon Castillo Band

September 7 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Cottonwood Canyon Winery, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

Join Cottonwood Canyon to enjoy a band full of dreams and great music! $10 per person Tickets may be bought HERE Free admission for Wine Club Members must RSVP by August 15, 2019 VIP Tables for 4 & 8 people available www.cottonwoodcanyon.com/shop Food by Big Food Trucks No outside food or alcohol permitted Free admission to kids 16 and under Gates open at 5:30 PM

FOXEN Second Sundays – Live Music and Food Truck

September 8 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
FOXEN, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

Every second Sunday of every month, we will have live music and a food truck on property from 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm. This Second Sunday will feature live music by Different Strings, and Geary Deli will be serving up some delicious Santa Maria style BBQ available for purchase.

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