Celebration of Harvest
Wine and food festival pays tribute to and exhibits the unparalleled variety of agricultural products grown, raised, and harvested in S.B. County, featuring wines produced by S.B. County Vinterners' Assn., live music, and a silent auction.
When: Saturday, Oct. 13, 2012, 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Where: Rancho Sisquoc, 6600 Foxen Canyon Road, Santa Maria, CA
Cost: Not available
Age limit: Not available
Categories: Special Events
An afternoon of exploring the wines produced by the 100+ members of the Santa Barbara County Vintners' Association as well as appetizers provided by dozens of restaurants, caterers and food purveyors. Live music provided by soulful songstress Donna Greene and The Roadhouse Daddies and folk artist Jen n' General will further enhance the celebratory atmosphere. Another festival highlight will be a silent auction overflowing with unique large format bottles as well as vertical and library wine collections. Proceeds from the auction will benefit People Helping People, an organization that provides support to local families in need.
To round out the weekend's festivities, plans are in the works for dinners, special tastings, vineyard walks and open houses hosted at the many tasting rooms and restaurants throughout Santa Barbara County. Both Celebration of Harvest festival tickets, the "Vintners' Visa", a 4-day passport to 12 participating wineries, are available for sale at www.sbcountywines.com .
Event posted Sept. 6, 2012
Last updated Sept. 6, 2012