Central Coast - Santa Barbara County Winery Weddings


Fess Parker Winery Lanscape Santa Barabara County Ca            

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Santa Barbara awaits your wedding day! Gorgeous, sun drenched, relaxed Santa Barbara. In vineyard-clad valleys, but a jump across oak-dotted hills from miles of grand beaches and the postcard-perfect city of Santa Barbara, Winery Wedding Guide has searched for you to find 9 winery wedding venues.  While Santa Barbara's starring roll in the 2004 Oscar-winning film Sideways brought a bumper-crop of attention to the area, it remains uncrowded, sophisticated without being pretentious, a glorious wedding and honeymoon destination.

  Several of Santa Barbara County wineries, while not available for weddings, are able to host unique and intimate wedding-related events, such as rehearsal dinners, bridal showers, family gatherings. Look for them following the Winery Weddings listed below:


Cottonwood Canyon Vineyard


Cottonwood Canyon Winery Santa Barbara County


With the San Rafael Mountains in the background and surrounded by vineyard acreage, Cottonwood Canyon offers a variety of venues from outdoors on the patio to the romantic wine caves.  All picture-perfect for your most special day.

3940 Dominion Road
Santa Maria, CA 93454 Telephone: 805 937-9063
E-mail: info@cottonwoodcanyon.com

Web: www.cottonwoodcaynon.com

Photo: Courtesy Cottonwood Canyon

Fess Parker Winery


photo by Fess Parker Winery Santa Barbara County

Located on a 714-acre ranch, surrounded by vineyards, rolling hills, wildflowers, and beautifully landscaped grounds,  the winery's structure brings Colonial English architecture to the pastoral Santa Ynez Valley.

6200 Foxen Canyon Road

Los Olivos, CA 93441

Telephone: 805 688-7788

E-mail: catering@fessparker.com

Web: www.fessparker.com


Photo: Courtesy Fess Parker Winery

Firestone Vineyard


Firestone Winery Santa Barbara County

Boasting breathtaking views of vineyards and majestic mountains, Firestone features a variety of event settings, including a lavender-accented Terrace, an intimate Courtyard and a colorful Garden. The Barrel Room and cozy Barrel Deck add to event possibilities.

5000 Zaca Station Road
Los Olivos, CA 93441
Telephone: 805 688-3940
E-mail: special events@firestonewine.com

Web: www.firestonewine.com

Photo: Courtesy Firestone Vineyard

Foley Estates Vineyard


Foley Estates Santa Barbara

A 3,500 square-foot tasting room, Barrel Room, and Great Lawn are available for your celebratory day.  Located in the Santa Rita Hills with spectacular vistas of the picturesque Santa Ynez Valley, both indoor and outdoor settings are available.

6121 East Highway 246

Lompoc, CA 93436

Telephone: 805 688-3940  Ext. 2230

E-mail: specialevents@foleywinegroup.com

Web: www.foleywines.com

Photo: Courtesy Foley Estates

Gainey Vineyard


Gainey Vineyard Santa Barbara County
Intimate and unique settings, six areas in all, await your wedding day in the heart of Santa Barbara's wine country, the Santa Ynez Valley.  Indoor and outdoor events share vistas of acres of vines, rolling hills and gracious oaks.

3950 East Highway 246
Santa Ynez, CA 93460
Telephone: 805 688-0558
E-mail: events@gaineyvineyard.com
Web: www.gaineyvineyard.com

Photo: Courtesy Gainey Vineyard

Lincourt Vineyards


Lincourt Vineyards Santa Barbara County


Capture the serenity and romance of a simpler time with Lincourt's Craftsman-style farmhouse tasting room, pepper tree-shaded picnic grounds, lawns and garden as your wedding venue.  Views of the Alamo Pintado Vineyard are a bonus.

1711 Alamo Pintado Road

Solvang, CA 93463

Telephone: 805 688-3940 Ext. 2230

E-mail: special events@foleywinegroup.com

Web: www.lincourtwines.com


Photo: Courtesy Lincourt Vineyards

Shoestring Winery


Shoestring, located at the gateway of the vineyard-quilted Santa Ynez Valley, invites you and your guests to enjoy your wedding day while taking in the view from their expansive lawn in the shade of olive trees.

800 East Highway 246
Solvang, CA 93463
Telephone: 800 693-8612
E-mail: info@shoestringwinery.com
Web: www.shoestringwinery.com

Photo: Courtesy Shoestring Winery

Sunstone Winery


Sunstone Winery Santa Barbara County

Reminiscent of the wineries of Provence, Sunstone offers their charming tasting room and romantic Cuvee Cave with its wood-burning fireplace and chandeliers.  A canopy and market umbrellas create an outdoor extension.

125 Refugio Road

Santa Ynez, CA 93460

Telephone: 805 688-9463 X 244


Web: www.sunstonewinery.com


Photo: Courtesy Sunstone Winery


Tres Hermanas Winery


Tres Hermanas Winery Santa Barbara County CA
In picturesque Foxen Canyon, Tres Hermanas stands ready for weddings large or small.  Surrounded by vineyards, the venue includes an expansive gardened area of lawn, rose garden, ancient oaks, and waterfalls.

9660 Foxen Canyon Road
Santa Maria, CA 93454
Telephone: 805 937-8451
E-mail: info@treshermanaswonery.com
Web: www.treshermanaswinery.com

Photo: Courtesy Tres Hermanas



                                          Related Events

Two Santa Barbara County wineries, while not available for weddings, are able to host unique and intimate wedding-related events, such as rehearsal dinners, bridal showers, family gatherings.  Listed below:



Ampelos Cellars

312 North 9th Street

Lompoc, CA 93436

Telephone: 805 735-9957

E-mail: info@ampeloscellars.com

Web: www.ampeloscellars.com


Santa Barbara Winery

202 Anacapa Street

Santa Barbara, CA 93101

Telephone: 805 963-3633

E-mail: On website

Web: www.sbsinery.com





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