Outdoor events Events in Santa Maria Valley

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Buellton Brew Fest 2020

May 2 @ 11:30 am - 4:30 pm
River View Park, Buellton, CA, 93427

A sell out every year, the Buellton Brew Fest take place Saturday, May 2nd at River View Park. Over 50+ breweries, wineries, ciders and spirit companies will join us, along with live entertainment! Plenty of food trucks, mega size beer pong, cornhole and tons of restrooms! Bring your beach chair and blankets and plan to enjoy a beautiful day at River View Park in Buellton.

Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum: 11th Annual Free Family Kite Festival

May 3 @ 12:30 pm
Rotary Centennial Park, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

Join us for a day of family fun at the Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum Free Family Kite Festival on Sunday, May 3, 2020 from 12 – 4 p.m. This annual event, now in its 11th year, will be held at Rotary Centennial Park in Santa Maria, CA. Bring the whole family and enjoy an afternoon of kite flying, live music by the family-friendly band “Birdie”, and amazing eats provided by local food trucks! We will also have a kite…

West Coast Kustoms 39th Annual Cruisin’ Nationals

May 22 - May 24
Santa Maria Fairpark, Santa Maria, CA, 93458

Don’t Miss The West Coast Kustoms 39th Annual Cruisin’ Nationals May 22, 23 & 24, 2020 • 2020 Santa Maria City Cruise – Friday Night *for registered participants only • “Show-n-Shine” Saturday & Sunday • “Swap Meet” on the grounds on Sunday • Event open to pre-1961 American made vehicles only, others by invitation only • Tons of vendors • Model Car Show • Live Music • Meet many of the great “Legends of Kustomizing” • “Hall of Fame” ceremony…

9th Annual Avila Beach Tequila Festival

May 23 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Avila Beach Resort, Avila Beach, CA, 93424

Come kick off summer in Avila Beach with the 9th Annual Tequila Festival at the Avila Beach Golf Resort. This takes place on Memorial Weekend (Saturday, May 23rd). Live bands soon to be announced! Event is strictly 21+. Please note: – Tequila Tastings will be from 12 – 3 pm ONLY. Arrive early! – There are a limited amount of VIP Tickets available!

Avila Beach Blues Festival 2020

May 24 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Avila Beach Resort, Avila Beach, CA, 93424

This year continues the tradition of the biggest and longest running blues festival on the Central Coast, with top name entertainment against the backdrop of the Pacific Ocean. This is the party that kicks off the outdoor concert season! Artists soon to be announced!

The 35th Annual Classic Car Show at Pismo Beach

May 29 - May 31
Pismo Beach Pier, Pismo Beach, CA, 93449

Each year, The Classic at Pismo Beach attracts people and cars from all over the United States, with some coming from as far away as Alaska and even Australia. Big 18-wheelers show up from companies like CarQuest Auto Parts, Mother’s Polish, GM Performance, Ford Motor Co., Budweiser, and many more. The show began in the early 80’s and continues to attract the hottest classic cars each year to this tiny, serene central coast city. Every summer, cars line the streets of this little beach town where spectators enjoy…

Lompoc Flower Festival 2020

June 24 @ 12:00 pm - June 28 @ 6:00 pm
Ryon Park of Lompoc, Lompoc, CA, 93436

The 68th Annual Flower Festival will be held June 24 -28, 2020. The 2020 theme is “Pirate’s Treasure”. It features a parade starting promptly Saturday, June 27th at 10:00 A.M. The carnival, presented by Paul Maurer is sure to bring the fun for everyone! Arts and Craft, Commercial vendors, and Food Booths will be open all five days. On our main stage there will be free entertainment with paid admission. Paid parking is available on site for a nominal fee.…

2020 St. Patrick’s Day Car Show

July 11 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
St. Louis de Montfort Church, Orcutt , CA, 93455

Rain or shine! Features cars, trucks, and motorcycles from all years, makes, & models. There will also be live music, as well as vendor booths and public safety displays! Come have a blast on your St. Patrick’s day!

2020 Santa Barbara County Fair

July 15 - July 19
Santa Maria Fairpark, Santa Maria, CA, 93458

Each year, thousands of visitors attend the Santa Barbara County Fair. The Fair showcases the community’s interests and talents, offering a unique assortment of activities to do and see. From jams and jellies, to pies, photography, homemade quilts and floriculture, the Santa Barbara County Fair provides visitors with an interesting mix of both community oriented and educational fun. The Fair also feature award winning wines, fine art, and plenty of entertainment, including a destruction derby. This agriculturally oriented county fair features the…

84th Annual Solvang Danish Days

September 18 - September 20
Downtown Solvang, Solvang, CA, 93463

“Solvang Danish Days,” celebrates its 84th anniversary in 202- with a 3-day event weekend line-up, Friday through Sunday, September 18 through 20. Solvang Danish Days 2020 will once again provide attendees with a total Danish immersion experience while helping to preserve Solvang’s authentic Danish heritage Solvang Danish Days continues to expand upon its varied activities melding more modern Danish practices with traditional ways, yet still exemplifying everything Danish. The weekend’s numerous offerings, encompassing activities for all ages, range from fan-favorite…

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