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Santa Barbara has long been a favorite hideaway for movie stars, from Charlie Chaplin to Jane Russell, Nick Nolte and Oprah Winfrey. It’s also a famous wine destination, immortalized in 2004 by the film Sideways, which celebrated the area’s signature Pinot Noir. Visit www.sbcountywines.com →
Santa Barbara County wineries

45 wineries

Events in Santa Barbara County

Fiddlehead Cellars – Open that Bottle Night

Saturday, February 23

Fiddlehead Cellars, Lompoc

Fiddlehead Cellars - Open that Bottle Night

Cost: $20

Address & Location:
Fiddlehead Cellars, 1597 E. Chestnut Ave, Lompoc, CA

Phone: (805) 735-7728

Email: info@fiddleheadcellars.com

Website: www.fiddleheadcellars.com

Details: After Hours from 4 – 8pm join us for an extended barrel tasting in our cellar for Open that Bottle Night, a time to connect with friends and family as you learn about what drives the Fiddlehead expression. We\'re not just opening THAT (older) BOTTLE… we\'re also opening THAT (younger) BARREL! Library wine 12 to 4pm in the tasting room, then stick around for EXTENDED HOURS 4 to 7pm to OPEN THAT BARREL and dive into a fun and informative Barrel Tasting in the Cellar. We only do this once in a while!

World of Pinot Noir

March 1—2, 2019

Ritz-Carlton Bacara, Santa Barbara

The annual World of Pinot Noir event gathers the planet’s foremost Pinot Noir wineries and winemakers, renowned chefs, sommeliers and leading wine scholars.

Cost: $100 ~ $1,000

Address & Location:
Ritz-Carlton Bacara, 8301 Hollister Ave, Santa Barbara, CA

Email: info@wopn.com

Website: www.worldofpinotnoir.com

Details: The annual World of Pinot Noir event gathers the planet’s foremost Pinot Noir wineries and winemakers, renowned chefs, sommeliers and leading wine scholars in a weekend-long seaside celebration of this delicious and storied wine.

The Mythology of Wine

Wednesday, March 13

Carr Winery - Santa Ynez Tasting Room, Santa Ynez

A Free Lecture at Carr Winery's Santa Ynez Tasting Room

Cost: Free admission, 21 and over

Address & Location:
Carr Winery - Santa Ynez Tasting Room, 3563 Numancia Street #101, Santa Ynez, CA

Website: carrwinery.com

Details: Arthur George, a mythologist, winemaker, and cultural historian, will explore the mythology of wine in various cultures over the ages. Sip on a glass of wine from Carr Winery while enjoying the opportunity to hear a scholarly approach to the mythology of what’s in your glass! Presented by the Santa Ynez Library.