Happenings

Events

Celebrate Earth Day - Recycle Your Corks!  
Throughout the month of April, bring in 20 corks to recycle and your tasting is complimentary!
 
Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 19th 11:00 AM and 2:00 PM
Riverbench Santa Maria
Grab your basket and get out to Riverbench’s Annual Easter Egg Hunt!  Children up to age 11 are welcome. Hunts start promptly, so be sure to arrive early.
 
1st Annual Arts and Crafts Faire 
Saturday, April 26th 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Riverbench Santa Maria
Over twenty local Arts and Crafters will gather together to showcase their products. Enjoy sipping our award winning wines while you shop.  Savor the picturesque view while you listen to live music and purchase Santa Maria Style BBQ for lunch.
$10.00 Tasting Fee. Members Complimentary.
 
The 6th Annual Chocolate de Vine for Santa Barbara's Rape Crisis Center
Saturday, May 3rd 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Santa Barbara Greek Orthodox Church
1205 San Antonio Creek Rd, Santa Barbara, CA 93111
This years event promises to be another unique experience as wineries pour their favorite wines and local chocolatiers creating incredible desserts!  Please visit www.sbrapecrisiscenter.org or call 805.963.6832 for more information.
 
Brush, Bubbles and Brunch.
Saturday 10th May 11am - 1.30pm.
Riverbench Santa Maria
Celebrate Mother's Day by enjoying brunch and sparking wines in the garden. Become an aspiring artist, even if it is only for a couple of hours! Art class hosted by "Wine and Design" of Orcutt. 
$45.00 per person.  Please RSVP to Lperez@riverbench.com or 805-937-8340
 
Monterey Bay Aquarium Cooking for Solutions
Thursday, May 15 & Friday, May 16
Monterey Bay, CA
As part of our effort to consider natural resources and the animals who use them, Riverbench supports this fantastic event benefitting one of California's treasures: the Monterey Bay Aquarium. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit www.cookingforsolutions.org
 
Meet the Chefs Reception
Thursday, May 16th, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Our Vineyards and Winery have met the dual sustainability standards required to feature our wines at “Meet the Chefs Reception” on Thursday, May 16th, 7:30 p.m.- 9:30 p.m.  
Please visit  www.cookingforsolutions.org for mor information.
 
Fork & Cork Classic
Sunday, June 1st, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Montectio Country Club
920 Summit Rd, Santa Barbara, California 93108

Join us hillside as we provide magnificent panoramic views of Santa Barbara's coastline, fantastic food, live entertainment, and one of a kind silent and live auction items.

10th Annual Pinot Days San Francisco Grand Festival Trade Tasting
Saturday, June 21, 2014, 12:00 PM-5:00 PM
Metreon Mall - City View Room - 135 4th St, San Francisco, CA 94103

Pinot Days San Francisco celebrates the amazing noble grape in all its gloriously diverse styles, and this year's offering is more broad and complete than ever. Over 80 artisan winemakers representing every domestic pinot noir region will pour the fruits of their craft, each sharing their unique interpretation of pinot noir and the stories of their winemaking. Please visit their PINOT DAYS EVENTS for more details. 

 

For more information on any events, please contact us at info@riverbench.com or call 805. 937.8340