Santa Barbara Vintners Spring Weekend
Thursday, April 10th, to Sunday, April 13th, 2014

The 2014 Vintners Festival Grand Tasting will be held at Riverview Park in Buellton, California, on Saturday, April 12th. More than 100 Vintners' Assocation member wineries will be pouring their wines, complemented by local food, music, and art. Come by and visit the Longoria table and sample our 2013 Pinot Grigio, 2012 Sta. Rita Hills Chardonnay, 2012 Lovely Rita Pinot Noir and 2011 Tempranillo. Or join us at the 90+ Points Wine and Dine Event on Friday evening, where two of our top-scoring library wines will be featured. Tickets for the Festival and the related weekend events are now on sale: Santa Barbara Vintners Spring Weekend.

Please visit either our winery or tasting room during the Festival weekend to taste our newest releases and receive extra discounts on our wines. Saturday and Sunday only we will also have available for tasting and sale four special library wines: 2006 Fe Ciega Vineyard Pinot Noir, 2007 Fe Ciega Vineyard Pinot Noir, 2007 Alisos Vineyard Syrah and 2007 Evidence, our Bordeaux-style blend.

Annual Winemaker Dinner at The Ballard Inn
Saturday, April 12th, 2014
6:30 p.m. The Ballard Inn
2436 Baseline Avenue
Ballard, CA 93463 (near Solvang)

Chef Budi Kazali will be preparing a delicious five-course dinner, expertly paired with Longoria wines. For more information and reservations please contact The Ballard Inn at 805-688-7770 or 800-638-2466. Reservations are limited and sell out well in advance, so please make your reservation early! Price: $125 (not including tax or gratuity).

TAPAS Grand Wine Tasting
Sunday, April 27th, 2014
2 to 5 p.m.
Golden Gate Club
at The Presidio
San Francisco, CA

The Tempranillo Advocates, Producers and Amigos Society (TAPAS) is hosting their seventh annual Grand Wine Tasting of domestically-produced Tempranillos, Albariños, Garnachas, Verdelhos, and many more, from the wine regions of the western United States. Consumers will have an opportunity to taste wines produced by Longoria Wines and other TAPAS members from grape varieties indigenous to Spain and Portugal, in a casual walk-around setting where they may chat with the growers and producers. For tickets and more information: TAPAS Grand Wine Tasting 2014. Enter promotional code "longoria" and save $20 per ticket!

Sta. Rita Hills Winegrowers Alliance Road Trip
Monday, April 28th, 2014
The Wine House
2311 Cotner Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90064

The third annual visit to The Wine House by Longoria Wines and over 20 other Sta. Rita Hills wineries. A great opportunity not only to taste but to purchase wines from the Hills. More details coming soon.

Sta. Rita Hills Winegrowers Alliance Road Trip
Sunday, May 4th, 2014
Ventura Wine Company
4435 McGrath Street
Suite # 301
Ventura, CA 93003

Longoria Wines and other Sta. Rita Hills Winegrowers Alliance members will be making our first visit to Ventura Wine Company to share our wines at a consumer wine tasting. More details coming soon.

Red, White & Blues
Saturday, June 28th, 2014
2 to 6 p.m. Buttonwood Farm
1500 Alamo Pintado Road
Solvang, CA 93463

Our annual festival at Buttonwood Farm, where you can enjoy Blues music together with wines from Longoria and Buttonwood. This year's musical guest is blues-rock guitarist and vocalist Coco Montoya. Tickets are $40, or $35 for Buttonwood or Longoria Wine Club members. You can purchase tickets online or by calling Buttonwood Winery at (805) 688-3032.

Wine & Fire
Friday, August 15th, to Sunday, August 17th, 2014

Save the dates! Plans are underway for the annual Wine and Fire event. Spend three days in the Sta. Rita Hills exploring and learning about the AVA and enjoying our wines and hospitality. Tickets are available now: Sta. Rita Hills Winegrowers Alliance

Celebration of Harvest Weekend
Friday, October 10th, to Monday, October 13th, 2014

Save the dates for the annual celebration of the Santa Barbara County grape harvest! The highlight of the weekend is the Festival held on Saturday, October 11th, where more than 100 Santa Barbara County wineries will be featured in the Grand Tasting alongside local restaurants, food purveyors, and caterers. For more information: Celebration of Harvest