Holiday Events in Santa Maria Valley

Riverbench Vineyard Easter Egg Hunt

April 19 @ 11:00 am - April 20 @ 4:00 pm
Riverbench Vineyard & Winery, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

Our Easter Egg Hunt has become very popular since we started hosting the annual event in 2008. Over 2,000 eggs are hidden in the garden surrounding our vineyard tasting room in the Santa Maria Valley. The eggs are filled with candy for the kids and some special prizes for their parents, including coupons for Riverbench hats, shirts and hoodies. Bring your little ones and take in the festivities while sipping on your favorite Riverbench wines and enjoy a picnic lunch from local food…

Natural History Musuem: 19th Annual Earth Day Celebration

April 20 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Natural History Museum, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

Come join us! This year’s event features: • Earth Day Conservation Award (11:00 a.m.) • Live music • Creative experiences for kids —Sand dig for Earth’s treasures (rocks, shells) —“Easter” animals, chickens, goats —Pine Cone Bird Feeders —“ What I Will Do for a Better Earth” labels for trees • Penny Project — Bring your pennies to help us maintain our Native Garden • Fabulous food —Veggie Burger Barbecue by the Kiwanis —Blackberry Pie • Historic walking tour of downtown…

Santa Maria BBQ Festival “Brews & Cues” 2019

April 20 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Pioneer Park, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

The 3rd annual Santa Maria BBQ Festival “Brews & Cues” is back with more BBQ and more fun! Join us and enjoy plenty of Santa Maria Style BBQ, beer, wine, and activities plus live music from Rock Odyessy! We will have wine tasting, plenty of vendors, kids activities, plus much more!

Cinco De Mayo 5K Color Run

May 4 @ 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Santa Maria Elks Unocal Event Center, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

All ages 5K walk/run presented by Toyota of Santa Maria! Enjoy zumba warm ups, a dance after party hosted by DJ EWrek with beer garden, food trucks, giveaways, and more! **Due to extreme wet weather and safety concerns, The St. Patrick’s Day 5K Color Run has been rescheduled to Saturday, May 4th! We apologize for any inconvenience and hope to see everyone there!

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