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Santa Ynez Valley Restaurant Week 2018

January 21 @ 8:00 am - January 27 @ 9:30 pm

, CA

Santa Ynez Valley Restaurant Week Join us January 21st-27th, 2018 to celebrate Santa Ynez Valley Restaurant Week! Participating restaurants* offer three-course tasting menus for $20.18, excluding tax and tip. 2018 participating restaurants, menus and hours will debut in early January. We also have several tasting rooms and wineries that will be offering special wine and […]

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Community Day at The Wildling Museum

January 17 - February 5
The Wildling Museum of Art and Nature
Solvang, CA

Enjoy free admission during Community Day at the Wildling Museum! See the current exhibits, shop the gift store, buy work by the featured local artist, and get creative at the drop-in art activity. The third Wednesday of every month is Solvang Third Wednesday. It is a great day to visit Solvang with the Farmers Market, […]

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Art, Nature and Poetry at The Wildling Museum

January 21 @ 8:00 am - January 21 @ 5:00 pm
The Wildling Museum of Art and Nature
Solvang, CA

Join the Wilding for a special afternoon featuring poetry inspired by nature: Encounters. Enjoy readings by Teresa McNeil McLean, Steve Braff, & Dorothy Jardin from their original writings. For more information, call (805)686-8315 or www.wildlingmuseum.org

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Santa Ynez Valley Restaurant Week 2018

January 21 @ 8:00 am - January 27 @ 9:30 pm

, CA

Santa Ynez Valley Restaurant Week Join us January 21st-27th, 2018 to celebrate Santa Ynez Valley Restaurant Week! Participating restaurants* offer three-course tasting menus for $20.18, excluding tax and tip. 2018 participating restaurants, menus and hours will debut in early January. We also have several tasting rooms and wineries that will be offering special wine and […]

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Rummage & Book Sale

January 27 @ 7:00 am - January 27 @ 2:00 pm
Parish Hall_ Bethania Church
Solvang, CA

Rummage & Book Sale Saturday 1/27/18 @ 7am-2pm Proceeds of the sale will go to sending students to the ELCA Youth Gathering in Houston, TX where they will participate in the rebuilding of communities and gain a transformative experience. We will accept donations in the form of gently used kitchenware, working electronics, furniture, home decor, […]

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Gaviota: The End of Southern California

January 27 @ 3:00 pm - January 27 @ 5:00 pm
The Wildling Museum of Art and Nature
Solvang, CA

The Wildling Museum is pleased to present an afternoon film screening, Gaviota: The End of Southern California. Filmed over the course of five years, this film leads audiences from the ocean floor of the Santa Barbara Channel to the peaks of the jagged Santa Ynez Mountains. This wild journey crosses paths with breaching humpback whales, […]

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Make Your Own Cutting Board

February 3 @ 9:00 am - February 3 @ 4:00 pm
Shaun Boyd Made This Furniture & Custom Design
Buellton , CA

Each course is a single day from 9am to approximately 4pm. The course will be based around each participant building a hardwood cutting board from start to finish. Think of it as Woodworking 101 with no prior experience necessary. The great thing about making a cutting board is that many woodworking techniques are used for […]

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Standing Sun Wines Presents Kirby Brown

February 9 @ 7:00 pm - February 9 @ 10:00 pm

, CA

Standing Sun LIVE is back after an amazing holiday season! Join us February 9th to welcome back Kirby Brown- the Texan singer/songwriter who will make you laugh, cry, and dance. Kirby sings about regret, hope, love, and redemption in his heartfelt solo acoustic show. So stop on by, grab a glass of wine, and enjoy.

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6th Annual Garagiste Wine Festival: Southern Exposure

February 10 @ 1:00 pm - February 10 @ 5:00 pm
Veterans' Memorial Hall
Solvang, CA

Come taste with 40 hard-to-find, small-lot, ultra-premium wineries, who will be pouring over 200 wines on both Friday & Saturday in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley, Santa Barbara Wine Country.

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Riedel Tasting Seminar

February 10 @ 1:30 pm - February 10 @ 3:00 pm
Zaca Mesa Winery
Los Olivos, CA

Experience a hands-on demonstration by a Riedel Ambassador and discover the effect that the shape of a wine glass has on each unique varietal and how stemware translates and delivers the bouquet, taste, balance, and finish of a wine to the senses. This entertaining and educational wine tasting seminar will perfectly pair each Riedel glass […]

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It’s a PINK Dinner Party at Fiddlehead Cellars

February 10 @ 6:00 pm - February 10 @ 8:30 pm
Fiddlehead Cellars
Lompoc , CA

Greetings, Pink Wine Lovers! Mark your calendar to attend this Rosé love celebration. Saturday, February, 10 2018 6-8:30pm Join us as we celebrate the release of our 2018 dry Rosé of Pinot Noir, “Pink Fiddle”, just in time for Valentine’s Day! Come join winemaker Kathy Joseph in a lively dinner celebration, with take-home wine glasses […]

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Fastelavn

February 11 @ 5:30 pm - February 11 @ 8:30 pm
Parish Hall_Bethania CHurch
Solvang, CA

Fastelavn is the name for Carnival in the historically Danish tradition. The evening fundraiser will host great fun as children and adults dress in costumes, enjoy delicious traditional treats, dinner and drinks, and play a Danish style piñata game. Admission $8/person All are welcome to enjoy this fun event!

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Wine Country Weekend

February 16 - February 19
Various Tasting Rooms
Los Olivos, Solvang, Buellton, Santa Ynez, CA

The Wine Country Weekend is happening over the President’s Day holiday, February 16-19, 2018. During this 4-day fun-filled weekend, you can visit our 13 participating winery tasting rooms to enjoy estate and library wines, delicious appetizers, and meet many of the winemakers and owners. ​You’ll also receive a souvenir wine glass and a wine tote […]

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River’s Journey Preview Party

February 17 @ 3:30 pm - February 17 @ 5:30 pm
The Wildling Museum of Art and Nature
Solvang, CA

Celebrate the opening of the Wildling’s new exhibition, The River’s Journey, with a special event! Be among the first to explore the exhibition and purchase the artwork by the Rose Compass artists, a group of 6 local women who have explored the impact of the Santa Ynez River. Enjoy appetizers, wine poured by Flying Goat […]

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Farstrup-Mortensen Lecture at Bethania Lutheran Church

February 23 - February 25
Bethania Lutheran Church
Solvang, CA

Each year we present world-class scholars and educators who present reasoned and scholarly interpretations based on current evidence. Join us for fellowship and fascinating discussion in the best Grundtvigian tradition.

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Pastel Workshop with Chris Chapman

February 24 @ 10:00 am - February 24 @ 2:30 pm
The Wildling Museum of Art and Nature
Solvang, CA

Have you always wanted to try pastels? Join artist Chris Chapman for a fun and productive day creating small to medium size pastel paintings in the classroom. We’ll cover composition, values, and color shapes. All levels welcome! Bring your ideas, sketches, or photo references to inspire you. Chris will begin with a brief demonstration, then […]

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SYV Touch-A-Truck

March 3 @ 10:00 am - March 3 @ 2:00 pm
Bethania Preschool
Solvang, CA

The SYV Touch-A-Truck is a family-friendly event for all ages and is open to everyone! This event provides a unique experience for kids, and kids at heart, to climb on, climb in, honk horns and turn on sirens of all kinds of vehicles! Kiddos will also enjoy bounce houses, face painting, petting zoo, and low-cost […]

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45th Anniversary Celebration

March 24 @ 12:00 pm - March 24 @ 3:00 pm
Zaca Mesa Winery
Los Olivos, CA

Zaca Mesa Winery is celebrating 45 years of winemaking! Founded in 1973, it was one of the first wineries in the region. Over the years, Zaca Mesa has become known as a trailblazer for Rhône varietals and has been the training ground for many esteemed winemakers in Santa Barbara County. Join us in celebrating our […]

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Painting in the Vineyard at Roblar Winery

March 25 @ 11:00 am - March 25 @ 1:30 pm
Roblar Winery
Santa Ynez, CA

Are you looking for something unique to do in the Santa Barbara County Wine Country? Why not join us at the picturesque Roblar Winery in Santa Ynez to grab a glass of wine and a paintbrush?! Our painting in the vineyard classes provide a beautiful, stress-free environment that will both inspire your creative spirit and […]

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Art, Nature and Poetry

April 29 @ 4:00 pm
The Wildling Museum of Art and Nature
Solvang, CA

Celebrate Poetry Month at the Wildling! Guest poetry readings with a nature focus and an open mic opportunity for those who would like to share their own poems. For more information, call (805) 686-8315 or www.wildlingmuseum.org

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