Events in Santa Maria Valley

Choose Your Adventure at Fairfield Inn & Suites

March 1 @ 8:00 am - March 31 @ 5:00 pm

Whether you have a thirst for adventure or simply crave a hearty local meal, the Fairfield Inn & Suites in Santa Maria has you covered with two special packages in March. Indeed, with the “Dinner & Hotel” package that starts at just $144, you can fill up with a $50 dinner certificate for Cool Hand Luke’s Steakhouse in Santa Maria, along with overnight accommodations in a spacious deluxe suite; breakfast for two at the hotel; and a small welcome gift…


March 24 - April 2

CENTRAL COAST CRAFT BEER WEEK Hosted By LOCAL BREWERS GUILD Central Coast Craft Beer Week is March 24-April 2, 2017 Buellton, California— What is often referred to as wine country, the central coast of California is quickly gaining recognition for its craft beer. In the past decade, small breweries have been popping up throughout the area with a variety of establishments: production breweries, brewpubs with restaurants and tasting rooms. With the rise of new breweries on the Central Coast, comes the growth of…

Mid-Coast Veterans Alliance TRI-TIP Barbecue

March 25 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Veterans’ Memorial Community Center, Santa Maria, CA, 93458

The Mid-Coast Veterans Alliance will host a special event from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on March 25 at the Veterans Memorial Hall in Santa Maria to raise money to support local veterans. The public, especially area veterans, are invited to the event that will feature barbecue, raffles and special guest speakers. Tri-tip barbecue meals will be available with a $10 donation. The Mid-Coast Veterans Alliance works to help veterans and their families in Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo…

San Ramon Chapel Fundraiser Concert

March 25 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
San Ramon Chapel, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

Saturday, March 25th  at 6 p.m. Join Chris Beland and Fr. Aiden Peter Rossiter for the release of Chris’s new album entitled Gospel Hymns No. 5. Chris will play/sing selections from the double album of ancient hymns that span the centuries from 347AD, to the 1800s, to an original by Chris. Fr. Aiden Peter will tell the fascinating history of each hymn in his fun, unique way. And you’ll hear bits of Chris’s life story and his journey back to…

Live Music at Ca’Del Grevino Cafe & Tasting Room

March 25 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Ca’ Del Grevino Cafe & Tasting Room, Orcutt, CA, 93455

There will be Live Music every Saturday in March at the Orcutt Tasting Room of Ca’Del Grevino! Come enjoy a delicious glass (or bottle) of wine while enjoying some great tunes. Live Music from 6 -9 p.m. on Saturday, March 11th, 18th, & 25th.   Ca’Del Grevino Cafe & Tasting Room, 400 E Clark Ave, Orcutt, CA 93455 (805) 937-6400    

Vintners’ Festival

April 20 - April 23
Santa Barbara Vintners, Buellton, CA, 93427

The Vintners Spring Weekend, held from April 20 – 23, 2017, is a chance to try more of that Santa Barbara County wine you love, as well as get to know the people who make it and the area it’s made in. Throughout the weekend, select wineries host their own events on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, ranging from winemaker dinners to library tastings to new wine releases to barrel tastings.

Santa Maria BBQ Festival

April 22 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Pioneer Park, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

This event is a fundraising festival on April 22nd at Pioneer Park in Santa Maria and will benefit our local Kiwanis for Kids program. There will be a professional competition with local celebrity judges that will vote on the “Best BBQ” in our area as local businesses and professionals compete for bragging rights, and our #1 Branding Iron award. There will also be a separate competition for “best backyard cook” and will have beer tasting available from 12 different Local…

Free Family Kite Festival

April 23 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Rotary Centennial Park, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

Join us Sunday, April 23, from 12 to 4 p.m. for the 8th Annual Free Family Kite Festival at Rotary Centennial Park in Santa Maria! Presented by the Santa Maria Public Airport, this free community event will feature live music by Birdie, food, kite contests, and family fun! Our Free Family Kite Festival is an awesome opportunity for Central Coast families to spend a fun day out in the sunshine flying kites, eating good food and spending quality time together.…

Strawberry Festival

April 28 @ 11:00 am - April 30 @ 10:00 pm
Santa Maria Fairpark, Santa Maria, CA, 93458

The Santa Maria Valley Strawberry Festival kicks of the valley’s Strawberry Season, supports our local agriculture and encourages the healthy indulgence of strawberries, all in a fun filled, three day weekend community event. We showcase local talent, and offer a wide variety of interesting things to do and see. With your paid admission enjoy a variety of FREE attractions, everything from cooking demonstrations to educational and wildlife exhibits, FREE. Naturally, we also feature FREE* strawberry tasting and desert eating contests.…

Santa Maria Valley Humane Society 4-Legged Affair Casino Night

April 29 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Santa Maria Elks Lodge, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

Saturday, April 29th, 2017 –  at 4:00 p.m. Tickets Available Now! Reserve your seat now for Santa Maria Valley Humane Society’s 10th Annual 4-Legged Affair! Early Bird Tickets Only $55 per person AND you get $50 extra “loot” per person. ($60 per person after February 28th and no extra “loot”) Goal of event is to raise money and awareness for Santa Maria Valley Humane Society.   Santa Maria Elks Lodge, 1309 N Bradley Rd, Santa Maria, CA 93454

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