Food & Drink Events in Santa Maria Valley

Cubanissimo: LIVE Music featuring Jeff Elliott (Trumpet & Piano Man)

December 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cubanissimo, Orcutt, CA, 93455

Join us on 12/13 from 7:00-9:00 pm and enjoy LIVE MUSIC by Jeff Elliott (Trumpet & Piano Man) at the Cubanissimo Cuban Coffee House & Cafe in Orcutt! Grab some delicious Cuban cuisine or a cocktail and get your weekend started! Jeff Elliott, an unassuming and often underrated player, embodies the concept of musicianship. This trumpeter has been making waves around Southern California for decades. Among those who have called on his talents are Jimmy Messina, Flora Purim & Airto…

Riverbench: Glitter Your Own Wine Bottle Workshop

December 14 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Riverbench Vineyard & Winery, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

Choose your favorite Riverbench wine and one of our very own bedazzling artists, Robin, will coach you through decorating your own sparkling wine bottle. Glittering workshop includes your choice of glitter colors and all supplies needed to create your own special bottle. Must be 21 years of age or older to attend workshop. Wine bottle is sold separately.

Naughty Oak: 3rd Anniversary Party!

December 14 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Naughty Oak Brewing Company, Orcutt, CA, 93455

Come celebrate THREE YEARS of Naughty Oak Brewing Co.! We will be tapping our anniversary beer, 4 on the Floor, a Red Scotch Ale made with maple syrup and aged in bourbon barrels, at 4 pm sharp. Ghost Monster is celebrating with us. They’re playing from 7 – 10 pm. DeBilz & Fam Mobile Kitchen is coming out at 5:30 with their fun, creative, delicious eats! Have you had their dessert pancakes?! *We have a few tricks up our sleeve…

Presqu’ile: 3rd Fridays Live – Albert Kass

December 20 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Presqu’ile Winery, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

Friday, December 20, 2019 4:30 pm – 7 pm Presqu’ile Tasting Room Complimentary Event 3rd Fridays Live continues at Presqu’ile on December 20, 2019, featuring indie artist Albert Kass for the December holiday edition.

Naughty Oak & Vino et Amicis: NYE Block Party!

December 31, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - January 1, 2020 @ 12:00 am
Naughty Oak Brewing Company, Orcutt, CA, 93455

Are you ready for a ROARING good night filled with drinks, music, and food while we bring in the 2020 New Year?! 1920’s costumes/attire are strongly encouraged! Let’s see those dapper and flapper wares. Remember how much fun you had at our awesome Halloween Party? Well, get ready for round 2. Once again Naughty Oak and Vino Et Amicis Wine Bar are teaming up! At Naughty Oak, they will offer a wristband for $10 for any two beers on their…

Santa Maria Valley Restaurant Month 2020

January 9, 2020 - January 31, 2020
Santa Maria, Santa Maria, CA

The Santa Maria Valley is starting 2020 with #SantaMariaStyle, chock-full of participation from local and loved restaurants, wineries and breweries for Restaurant Month 2020. Each participating outlet will be offering a special for $20.20, everything from wine pairings to tastings, and special menu items. This experience, which takes place January 9-31, is part of California Restaurant Month, which propels food & drink to next level status. In the month of January, visitors will indulge and enjoy with participating restaurants in…

Presqu’ile: 3rd Fridays Live – Will Breman

January 17, 2020 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Presqu’ile Winery, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

Friday, January 17, 2020 4:30 pm – 7 pm Presqu’ile Tasting Room Complimentary Event Santa Barbara resident and Voice contestant Will Breman will be kicking off the 3rd Fridays Live series for the New Year! Will learned to sing when he was just three years old. He was diagnosed with Asperger’s syndrome, a high-functioning form of autism, and his parents believed music would be helpful in his development. No matter what he was going through, he could always turn to music for…

Buellton Wine and Chili Festival 2020

March 15, 2020 @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
Flying Flags RV Resort, Buellton, CA, 93427

Join us for a Sunday Fun Day of wine, craft beer, chili, salsa and live entertainment on Sunday, March 15th at Flying Flags RV Resort & Campground from 12 – 4:30 p.m. 30+ wineries, and craft breweries, and plenty of chili and salsa! Live entertainment, lawn games, great vendors and food. You can sample from any of the chili and salsa cooks on hand, and vote for your favorites!

Lompoc SpringFest 2020

April 17, 2020 @ 10:00 am - April 19, 2020 @ 7:00 pm
Ryon Park of Lompoc, Lompoc, CA, 93436

Presented by BUTLER AMUSEMENTS, our carnival will open at 2:30 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m. on Saturday and Sunday. One day unlimited ride wristbands are $25 each pre-sale & $30 on site. Ride coupons will also be available for purchase on site. Single coupons for $1, 25 tickets for $23, 80 tickets for $70. Other attractions include food booths, lots of vendors, and a car & motorcycle show!

Buellton Brew Fest 2020

May 2, 2020 @ 10:30 am - 3:30 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.

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