News on the Central Coast

The 14th Annual California Wine Festival

June 02, 2017

Don’t miss the 14th Annual California Wine Festival in beautiful Santa Barbara, CA, one of the largest outdoor wine festivals in the state! Santa Barbara is the original home of the CWF, a spectacular gathering of wine, food, music and fun at the beach. A true world-class resort city, Santa Barbara attracts sophisticated visitors from around the world, many of whom spend a few days by the beach tasting great California wines. A hip crowd of thousands of wine lovers flock to the three-day festival, making this one of the most desirable consumer wine events of the year. 

The festival begins Thursday, July 13th at the historical De La Guerra Adobe Courtyard.  A large contingent of wineries will showcase their world-class wines accompanied by a spicy array of appetizers from top local restaurants. The festival continues on Friday at Chase Palm Park and is limited to 300 lucky ticket holders.  California’s best winemakers dust off their rare and reserve level bottles in a wine-lover’s fantasy night of sipping the good stuff. The festival ends Saturday with the CWF’s signature event at the beach. Thousands of wine lovers pour into Santa Barbara’s sun-splashed beachside location for a day of sun, sea, wine, food, and music. Hundreds of premium California wines are served up along with the best of the regional microbreweries, local top chefs, food purveyors and vendors of all things related to wine.

For tickets and information, please visit http://californiawinefestival.com/events/santa-barbara


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