Walk. Shop. Wine & Dine. Every 3rd Wednesday of the month, the city of Solvang invites locals and visitors alike to discover the town and shop locally. Enjoy the Wine & Beer walk offered from 3 - 7 pm, which includes two wine or beer tastings at five venues of your choice plus a logo wine glass (click here to buy your ticket) or dine at Mad & Vin or Succulent for a 3-course Farmers Market inspired menu for only $25++. Plus, participating restaurants offer free corkage when you purchase a bottle of wine from one of the Wine & Beer walk stops!
June 3rd from 1 - 4 PM - spend a Saturday afternoon in the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley tasting wine from 30 local wineries, listening to world-class, professional jazz musicians, and sampling 30 different olive-themed dishes prepared by local chefs!
Experience small town life and the spirit of the Wild West during the annual Old Santa Ynez Day on June 10th, 2017! The event starts at 9 a.m. with kids games, arts and crafts and live music, followed by a parade at 11 a.m.
June 16th - 18th - the Live Oak Music Festival is held at Live Oak Camp, about twenty minutes northwest of Santa Barbara. Nestled in the river valley that feeds Cachuma Lake, the site is filled with old oaks that provide restful shade and pristine beauty.
With musicians from all over the United States and across the globe performing, this hub of the festival is the gathering place for everyone to hear and see some of the finest entertainers anywhere do what they do best: play music. There will also be food stands, arts and crafts booths, music workshops, fireside jamming and plenty of fun for the whole family!
June 24th - the 6th Annual SYV Polo Classic is returning to Piocho Ranch at Happy Canyon Vineyard in Santa Ynez, which offers a more spacious venue with the same smaller playing field and fast, action-packed polo. All guests are invited to dress for the occasion, with creative hats for the ladies encouraged.
At the conclusion of the featured match, an awards ceremony is conducted at midfield for guests to gather, mingle with the players, and view the presentations of the perpetual winner’s trophy, Carlos Gracida Sportsmanship Award, Best Playing String of Ponies, and Best Playing Pony.