Winter Wine Classic

January 27th, 7:00pm – 9:30pm – Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara, one of America’s most beautiful cities and the capital of Southern California’s wine country, will become the epicenter of the California wine world on Saturday, January 27, 2018. That’s when one of the largest gatherings of the California’s ultra-elite winemaking masters will assemble for the 7th annual “Winter Wine Classic” presented at the luxurious The Fess Parker Resort.

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Santa Barbara Vintners Festival

April 21st, 1:00 - 4:00PM – River Park Lompoc CA

The Santa Barbara Vintners New Release Spring Weekend is four days of unique and wine and culinary experiences throughout Santa Barbara Wine Country Thursday, April 19th - Sunday, April 22nd.   

​The highlight of the weekend is the Festival Grand Tasting on Saturday, April 22 from 1:00 - 4:00 p.m (Early Entry and Connoisseurs Club at 12:00 p.m.) at the beautiful River View Park in Lompoc, Santa Barbara Wine Country. Enjoy new release wines from participating member wineries; food sampling from more than twenty food purveyors; live music; wine and culinary demonstrations; local artisans; silent auction; and free parking all included in the ticket price. An upgraded Early Entry ticket is available for a special price or experience our Connoisseurs Club for a more intimate festival experience.

A favorite feature of the weekend is the Vintners' Visa - your passport to several winery tasting rooms.  We will be part of the Vintners Visa and will be pouring library wines for the visa passport holders.

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Lompoc Rotary Annual Wine Tasting & Auction

February 25th, 1:00pm – 4:00pm -- Lompoc Vets Hall

Since 1986 the Lompoc Rotary Annual Wine Tasting & Auction event has raised nearly $1,000,000 to support a variety of causes in the Lompoc Valley. There will be approximately 40 vintners and breweries pouring their local wines/brews. There will also be incredible food prepared by local chef(s). The afternoon ends with lots of energy and the auctioning of approximately 15-20 high end items.   Cost of the tickets are $50 per person. 

World of Pinot Noir Grand Tasting

March 2nd & 3rd at the Bacara Hotel in Santa Barbara

The Annual World of Pinot Noir takes place at the luxurious Bacara Resort & Spa in Santa Barbara, CA on Friday, March 2 and Saturday, March 3, 2018. Featuring nearly 200 wineries showcasing Pinot Noirs from around the world, the event includes two days of dinners, in-depth wine seminars, luncheons and two grand tastings. The picturesque backdrop for the entire event is the Bacara Resort & Spa in Santa Barbara.

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Filos Winter Wine Club Pickup Party

February 24th, 5:00pm – 8:00pm – Winery 1633 West Central Ave Lompoc CA

A special opportunity to share time with our Filos members where we will pour our fall releases and serve light appetizers. We welcome one member and one guest (total of 2 people) for free. You may bring additional guests for $20.00 per person.   We are unable to accommodate pets or children.

** If you normally have your wine shipped -- we will not be able to pull your shipment after February 14th for you to pick up at the party. 

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April 7th, 12:00pm – 3:30pm -- Altadena Town & Country Club

The 10th Annual Pasadena Grand Tasting will be held on Saturday, April 7th at the beautiful Altadena Town & Country Club. The Wine Festival is the largest tasting of Pinot Noir in the San Gabriel Valley/Pasadena area. Celebrate with more than 100 wineries, selected food purveyors, and the winemakers you love!

By popular demand the wineries will be pouring their Chardonnay and Syrah also.

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