Post-Race Wine Festival

Wine Festival

Cap your race weekend in style at our post-race wine festival with over a dozen local wineries from Santa Ynez and Santa Barbara wine country!  Our local winery partners will be joining at our wine festival following Saturday’s race and pouring their wines for race finishers.  Celebrate your half marathon finish in style with music, fellow runners, and the region’s finest wines in Solvang Park!

All participants 21 years and older have the opportunity to purchase admission to the post-race wine festival during registration.  Participants also have the option to purchase up to (2) guest admissions.  If you did not purchase admission or guest tickets, please visit your ACTIVE MyEvents account, find your Santa Barbara Wine Country Half Marathon entry, click Purchase Merchandise, and add the Wine Festival admission to your registration.  Supplies of guest wine festival passes are limited and available only on a first-come, first-served basis.

Post-Race Wine Festival
Date: Saturday, May 11th
Time: 9:30am – 12:00pm
Location: Solvang Park

2024 Winery Partners

We are proud to join with the following local wineries for the 2024 Santa Barbara Wine Country Half Marathon presented by Chumash Casino Resort!  Thank you in advance to all of our amazing winery partners. Many local wineries are joining us on site for the Post-Race Wine Festival and several are even offering participants extra perks like 2-for-1 and member-for-a-day benefits! Be sure to plan a time to join our partners for your pre and post-race celebrations. Please note, reservations are required at most area wineries. Get ahead of the crowds and plan your experience with our favorite wineries below!

**If you’re a winery that is interested in joining us as a 2024 winery partner, please visit the “Exhibitors & Partners” page of our website for additional information.

Brick Barn Estate

Brick Barn Wine Estate located in Buellton, was once an Arabian horse farm, but owner Norman and his wife Kathleen knew the area could create exceptional wines. As of 2013 it has been rejuvenated into a winery and gathering place, while other portions of the ranch are dedicated to organic vegetable farming and cattle ranching. Brick Barn will offer runners who show their bib/medal 2 for 1 Wine Tastings over the duration of race weekend. 

Ca’ Del Grevino

Ca’ Del Grevino is located in the Santa Maria Valley appellation of Santa Barbara County. The vineyard is located just 10 miles from the Pacific Coast and benefits greatly from cool, maritime influences. The long “hang-time” of estate fruit is due in great part to the temperate climate of this coastal appellation. Taking into account the soils, the meso- and micro-climates, the coastal influences and the orientation of the sun upon the hillsides, you can find here Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, Grenache, Dolcetto, Riesling and Syrah. Grevino will offer runners who show their bib/medal 2 for 1 Wine Tastings over the duration of race weekend. 

Family-owned winery and vineyard, Casa Cassara, has been growing grapes since 1992, and making wines in the Santa Rita Hills and Santa Ynez Valley since 1998. This local winery was named Solvang’s “Winery of the year” in 2020, with its’ local, family-oriented taste room open 6/7 days of the week. Runners can stop by with their bib/medal and receive 2 for 1 wine tastings.   

Casa Cassara

Happy Mommy Wines are thoughtfully grown and made and are inherently bright, vibrant and enjoyable on their own or with food. They’re made for women who enjoy and appreciate a balanced glass of fine wine that demonstrates varietal character and freshness without breaking the bank. Runners who show their bib/medal 2 for 1 Wine Tastings over the duration of race weekend. 

Dana Volk Happy Mommy

Foxen Vineyard and Winery

Bill Wathen and Dick Doré, also known as the “Foxen Boys”, have been making wine together since 1985 when they founded Foxen on the historic Rancho Tinaquaic in northern Santa Barbara County. Since that time, their dedication has remained the same – the creation of small production, sustainably-farmed, vineyard-focused wines using a minimalist approach to winemaking.  Foxen will offer runners who show their bib/medal 2 for 1 Wine Tastings over the duration of race weekend. 

Kalyra Winery

Kalyra Winery is a laid back winery offering wine varietals from around the world, live music and other events. This winery offers of a variety of Australian/Californian styled wines created with price, imagination and flair. Kalyra acknowledges the true desire of the wine enthusiast lifestyle of fun, education, and entertainment. Kalyra was also featured in the 2004 Rom/Com film, Sideways. Kalyra will be offering 2 for 1 Wine Tastings over race weekend to runners who show their bib/medal. 

Lumen wines, owned by Lane Tanner and Will Henry, is known for their cool climate wines from Santa Barbara County that are hand crafted from sustainably farmed vineyards. Los Alamos is home to the Lumen Lounge Tasting room where you can enjoy Lumen’s full wine collection of world-class wines. The winery will be offering 2 for 1 Wine Tastings over the race weekend to runners who show their bib/medal. 

Lumen Wines

Small award winning boutique winery offering varieties for all pallates!  Sapien will offer runners who show their bib/medal 2 for 1 Wine Tastings over the duration of race weekend. 


Sort This Out/High Roller

High Roller Tiki Lounge is the first and only wine bar exclusively featuring tiki style wine based and liquor alternative cocktails – tiki-tails. You’ll find drinks like painkiller, mai tai, suffering scandinavian and many more. The house special is a drink called “This Drink Will Get You Lei’d”. High Roller also features craft beers from both local sources as well as some popular favorites from beyond our region AND our Michelada menu is the talk of the town! High Roller is offering a “Member for the Day” benefit to runners who show their bib/medal over the duration of race weekend. 

St Avalo

Rooted in sustainability and organic farming, St Avalo strive for what many attempt but few achieve—elegance in simplicity.  St Avalo has found that sticking to the basics yields something truly special & we warmly welcome you to the St. Avalo family. They grow grapes in the America Viticulture Area Los Olivos District in Santa Barabara County on the central coast of California.  St Avalo are fortunate enough to call the Santa Ynez Valley home to their wines and hope to see you soon! 

Event Partners

We’re proud to partner with these great brands to bring you an incredible event experience. Whether you’re drenched in sweat, dressed in costume or immersed in music, you’ve worked hard to get there and deserve to have the best time possible.