April 10-13, 2014
The Santa Barbara Vintners Spring Weekend takes place from April 10-13 and attracts wine lovers from near and far. This annual festival provides visitors with an opportunity to dine at wine maker lunches and dinners, attend tasting room open houses, participate in vineyard walks, a golf tournament, a Farm-to-Table picnic and a signature concert event. The signature event of the weekend is the annual Vintners Festival Grand Tasting where every one of the100+ member wineries gather to present and sell their wines, often poured by the winemakers themselves! It’s a fantastic way to learn more about your favorite wines you may have discovered on your trip here.
Santa Barbara’s wine country has rapidly gained international prominence. The microclimates and soils provide a selection of wines that are high quality, unique and flavorful. Did you know the region is home to nearly 55 different winegrape varietals? Be sure not to miss the Santa Barbara Vintners Spring Weekend which provides a fantastic opportunity to sample the best from our winemaking region.
Below please find the schedule of key signature events at this year’s Vintners Spring Weekend:
THURSDAY, APRIL 10
Vintners Festival Golf Tournament
Noon – 5pm
Sta. Rita Hills AVA Dinner & Wine Pairing
6:30 – 9:30pm
SATURDAY, APRIL 12
Vintners Festival Grand Tasting
1 – 4pm
SUNDAY, APRIL 13
Farm-to-Table Picnic & Concert
11am – 3pm
If you can’t make it to the Santa Barbara Vintners Spring Weekend, come see us for the Celebration of Harvest Festival on October 10-13, 2014. Taste wines from all 100+ winery members, enjoy food sampling from the finest restaurants in Santa Barbara, listen to live music and more!