Happenings

Events

 

Just the Pinks...please!
Friday, August 22nd - until supplies last
Riverbench Santa Barbara

This is an amazing pack. Our best selling Pinot Noir Rosés, still and sparkling, will be joined together this August. We will have a 2 pack of these wonderful wines for only $65.
 
Sweet Lady Cook
Sunday, August 24th
Riverbench Santa Barbara

Stop by our Santa Barbara Tasting Room and pair some of Sweet Lady Cooks delicious jams and jellies with our Chardonnay's and Pinot Noirs.  
 

Annual Paws, Pizza & Pinot
Sunday, August 24th 12:00PM – 3.00PM
Riverbench Santa Maria

Roy, the tasting room bulldog, invites you to do something nice in honor of man's best friend! Grab your pup and head over to Riverbench Winery for handmade pizzas and wine tasting on our picturesque patio.  Your $15 donation includes wine tasting and pizza. 100% of the proceeds will be donated to the So Cal Bulldog Rescue

Full of Life Flatbread, Vintage 2014 Winemaker Dinner Premiere Screening.
Wednesday, August 27th at 6:30PM
225 West Bell Street, Los Alamos, CA

Join the local stars of VINTAGE 2014 for a casual dinner and wine tasting, followed by an outdoor screening of short films featuring Santa Barbara County vineyards. Featuring the winemakers pouring wines of Riverbench, Larner, Buttonwood, Byron and several more..
VINTAGE 2014 is a crowd-funded multimedia project focused on documenting the wine grape growing season from bud break to harvest. A collaboration of cinematographers, photographers and other visual artists will be shared online and at wine tasting events in major cities beginning in September.
Tickets and more info at vintage2014.brownpapertickets.com

'Salade' by Pascale Beale: Lunch and Book Release                       Saturday, September 6th, 10am - 2pm                                                 Riverbench Santa Maria                                                                           Chef and Author Pascale Beale of Santa Barbara will prepare several delicious recipes from her new book "Salade" in the garden.  Pair these with some award winning Riverbench wines and you've got the perfect day planned. $45 per person includes food and wine pairing, light lunch, and a signed cookbook.

Fall in love with our 1st Food and Wine Pairing Party!
Friday, September 12th, 7PM - 9PM
Riverbench Santa Barbara

Don’t miss out! We only have 20 seats available for our exclusive, first ever Riverbench Santa Barbara’s Food and Wine Pairing Party! Not only are we brining our A-game with amazing Chardonnays and Pinot Noirs, but here’s the business, aka hand selected menu... Crudite, Sous Vide Watermelon, Cold Smoked Salmon Pate, Italian Breaded Fried Chicken Bites, Crispy Chicken and Waffle Bites, Han and Gruyere Croquittes.
Please join us! The tickets 1st come first serve.
For more information and/or tickets call Cassie at 805.324.4100 or email cassie@riverbench.com.

A Day to Celebrate the Creation of the Fortune Cookie!
Saturday, September 13th, All Day until cookies last
Riverbench Santa Barbara

What a mood buster! A Fortune Cookie that will pair well with any wine plus a little fortune of good luck! Come out to Riverbench Santa Barbara, purchase any flight (club members free) and receive one delicious Fortune Cookie that will give you a chance to win a $25 gift card to Riverbench. Come in that day for details.

Our Industry Appreciation & Whoa, We Made It Through a Year Party!
Tuesday, September 16th from 6PM-9PM
Riverbench Santa Barbara

Seriously, you guys, thank you to everyone for making our first year so special! Please come and celebrate with us so we can thank you in person with great food, wine and fun. Over this past year we couldn’t have done it without our wonderful club members, recommendations from surrounding wineries, community support and our amazing tasting room consultants plus our staff just making darn good wine! 

Santa Barbara Member Only Pickup Party                                        Friday, October 3rd from 6:00pm - 9:00pm                               Join us in the Santa Barbara Tasting Room for the October Wine Club Pickup Party. We will be serving light desserts along with samples of your October Wine Club allocation. Space is limited to 48 people maximum. Please RSVP to Amber at amber@riverbench.com or call (805) 937-8340. Limit 2 people per membership.

Santa Maria Member Only Pickup Party                           Saturday, October 4th from 5:00pm - 7:00pm                           This member only pickup party will be a relaxing evening in the vineyard. Full of Life Flatbread will be here serving wood fired pizza and we will be sampling your October Wine Club allocation. The October Pickup Party is at no cost but space is limited to 2 people per membership. Please RSVP to Amber no later than October 1st to amber@riverbench.com or call (805) 937-8340.

Santa Barbara Member Only Pickup Party                           Sunday, October 5th from 10am - 12pm                                         You weren't able to make it to the Pickup Parties on Friday or Saturday? Not to worry, we're doing it again. Join us Sunday, October 5th from 10am to 12pm for fruit, pastries and a sample of your October Wine Club allocation. Space is limited to 48 people maximum. Please RSVP to Amber at amber@riverbench.com or call               (805) 937-8340. Limit 2 people per membership.

Celebration of Harvest & Vintners Festival
Saturday, October 10th-13th, 2014
Old Mission Santa Ines in Solvang

The Celebration of Harvest Weekend, held over Columbus Day Weekend, is our annual celebration of the year's bounty. Vintners take a break from the vineyards and cellars to pour their wines and share harvest tales. Throughout the weekend select wineries host their own events, ranging from winemaker dinners through library tastings and sales to new wine releases and barrel tastings. Please visit www.celebrationofharvest.com for more information.

 


For more information and tickets please visit www.bubblyfest.com

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