The Museum is open Wed–Mon from 10:00 AM–5:00 PM. The Sea Center on Stearns Wharf is open daily from 10:00 AM–5:00 PM.

Santa Barbara Wine + Food Festival ®

Join us on June 24, 2023!

Tickets for 2023 on sale now >>

Guests will sip and savor 100+ of the Central Coast's best wineries and culinary delights while enjoying a splendid summer afternoon in the Museum's oak woodland along Mission Creek.

All net proceeds from the Santa Barbara Wine + Food Festival support the Museum’s nature and science education programs.

Santa Barbara Wine Festival® Participants 2022

Beckmen Vineyards

Alan Hancock College

Andrew Murray Vineyards

Au Bon Climat



Buttonwood Winery & Vineyard

Carr Winery

Cebada Wines

Domaine de la Côte

Flying Goat Cellars

Folded Hills – Winery Ranch Farmstead

Grassini Family Vineyards

Grimm's Bluff Wines

Hitching Post 2 Restaurant & Winery

Jaffurs Wine Cellars

Jamie Slone Wines

Ken Brown Wines

LaFond Winery & Vineyards

La Lieff Wines

Longoria Wines

Lucas & Lewellen Vineyards

Lumen Wines

Mail Road Wines

Kimsey Vineyard

Margerum Wine Company

Melville Winery

Rancho Sisquoc Winery

Riverbench Vineyard & Winery

Sandhi Wines

Piedrasassi Wine & Bread

Santa Barbara Winery

Tablas Creek Vineyard

Tercero Wines

Samsara Wine Co.

Tatomer Wines

Cambria Winery

Roe & Co. Distillery

Basil Hayden

Cutler's Artisan Spirits

Brander Vineyard

Foxen Vineyard & Winery

Solminer Wine

Liquid Farm

Presqu'ile Winery

Toussaint Cellars

Zaca Mesa Winery

Luna Hart Wines

Piazza Family Wines

T.W. Hollister & Co.

Kaena Wine Company

Labyrinth Winery

Fiddlehead Cellars

Potek Winery – Municipal Winemakers

Epiphany Cellars

Fess Parker Winery & Inn

Larner Vineyard & Winery

Whitcraft Winery

Lo-Fi Wines

KOPU Luxury Water

Casa Dumetz Wines

Bedford Winery

Flying Embers

Gainey Vineyard

Peake Ranch Winery


Julius Vodka

Guillotine Vodka

Santa Barbara Food Festival™ Participants 2022

Jessica Foster Confections

Bob's Well Bread Bakery

il Fustino

Oat Bakery

Dune Coffee Roasters


Solvang Bakery


California Coast Naturals

Cuyama Buckhorn

Bibi Ji

Via Maestra 42

The Berryman

Little Dom’s

Cheese Meh

Trader Joe’s


Rincon Tropics

Finch & Fork

Other Participants


Wine Festival Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

F&M Bank



The Berry Man


Basil Hayden

Schipper Construction

Town & Country Event Rentals


Flowers & Associates

HUB International

Knight Real Estate Group

KOPU Water

Santa Ynez Band of Chumash Indians


Sun Pacific Solar

Matilija Pure Water Systems

The Locale Group with COMPASS



Roe & Co.

Signature Parking


Guillotine Vodka


Media Sponsors

Santa Barbara Independent


Every Cork Wins! Raffle

Festival guests have the chance to purchase $40 raffle tickets and are guaranteed to win a prize worth $40 or more.

This year we are excited to introduce a new Magnum prize level. These tickets are $80 for high-value items worth $100 or more. Prizes include wine, restaurant certificates, overnight hotel stays, and much more (some prizes worth up to $500 in value).

All proceeds benefit the Museum and Sea Center’s educational programs. New this year, raffle tickets are available for purchase on your way into the festival.

100 Chances to Win A Taste of Bordeaux Cruise:

We are selling 100 tickets ($100 each) for a chance to win an incredible 7-night cruise with AmaWaterways for two people through the French Bordeaux region.

Travel to France’s legendary wine capital, Bordeaux. Iconic châteaux, timeless vineyards, and delicious wine tastings are plentiful as you visit Libourne, Blaye, Bourg, Pauillac, and Cadillac. This trip is a must for anyone interested in the best of French culture, lifestyle, wine, and food. Cruise sailing is between July 1, 2022, and July 1, 2023. Value estimated at $8,000.

All proceeds benefit the Museum's nature education programs.

Special thanks to AmaWaterways and Robertson International Travel Consultants

Thank You

Many thanks to our guests, wineries, food purveyors, and volunteers for supporting the Museum and our mission to inspire a thirst for discovery and a passion for the natural world. One hundred percent of the net proceeds from the festival supports the Museum and Sea Center’s nature and science education for adults and children.

For more information, please contact Caroline Baker at 805-682-4711 ext. 109 or