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Take in the vineyard views in a restored 1920’s craftsman style house on the Foxen Canyon Wine Trail. Our garden, with a bocce ball court and horseshoe pit, is ideal for a wine country picnic.

Riverbench Vineyard & Winery
6020 Foxen Canyon Road
Santa Maria, CA 93454
(805) 937-8340
Open Daily:
10:00 AM — 4:00 PM

Upcoming Events in Santa Maria

19 Aug
12 PM

Local Gourmet Honey Tasting

If you love honey, you'll want to plan to join us on Saturday, August 19 between noon and 3pm. For years, we've had honey from local Beekeeper David Maislen available at our tasting room. He is also mentor to our General Manager, Laura, who manages the bee hives throughout the the vineyard. David will be in the tasting room on Saturday afternoon with a variety of unique gourmet honey for you to taste. Chocolate, garlic, raspberry and cinnamon are just a few of the flavors available for you to try!

20 Aug
1 PM

Vineyard Picnic with Live Music by Ben Bostick

Invite your friends, pack a picnic basket and meet up for a Sunday afternoon at Riverbench Vineyard! Bring a blanket or pull up a chair in our garden and enjoy live music by country artist, Ben Bostick. Our estate-grown Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and sparkling wines will be available by the glass, bottle or flight. Tables are available on a first come, first served basis. Your own lawn chairs and blankets are welcome throughout the garden. Picnic blankets are also available for purchase in our tasting room. Please note: Only original lyrics and music by Ben Bostick will be performed. Outside beverages containing alcohol are not permitted by law.

26 Aug
11 AM

Vineyard Walking Tour with Wine Tasting

Riverbench tasting room professional Jules Reuter invites you to join him on a journey through the vineyard. Take in the spectacular views of the Santa Maria Valley as you explore the vines that surround you.  The tour begins with a splash of Riverbench sparkling wine, followed by the vineyard walk, and will conclude with a wine tasting of Estate Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. Open to adults and children of all ages able to walk up to 1 mile on flat but uneven terrain. Please wear comfortable footwear suitable for light hiking. Sunscreen is recommended.   Wine tasting is permitted for adults age 21 or over.

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