The highlight of the Columbus Day weekend is the Celebration of Harvest Festival Grand Tasting in the heart of Santa Barbara Wine County at Old Mission Santa Inés. All 100+ winery members (click here to view the list of participating wineries) gather to present their wines, often poured by the winemakers themselves. The Festival also presents some of the best local food from restaurants, caterers, and gourmet food creators (click here to view a list of participating food purveyors). Listen to live music from various bands and musicians.
To purchase tickets, click here.
Make a full weekend of it! Lots of other activities will take place throughout the weekend including a Winery Paulee on Friday night, a seminar on Saturday, activities at various wineries throughout the weekend and Toad The Wet Sprocket will be performing!
To check out all of the events taking place, click here.