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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

24 Jun
1 PM

Sundays at Riverbench: live music and wine tasting

Bring a blanket and enjoy a relaxing afternoon in our garden with live music by Sean Wiggins. Born in Manhattan, living in LA and touring everywhere in between, Sean Wiggins has over 100 songs in her catalog and well over 10,000 CD's independently sold.  Sean and her band has toured the US opening for and sharing stages with the likes of Montgomery Gentry, Blues Traveler, Cyndi Lauper and The Bodeans. Special outdoor menu with our estate wines by the glass or bottle. - Note that only original lyrics and music will be performed.

1 Jul
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.

14 Jul
6 PM

GLOBAL CUISINE / LOCAL INGREDIENTS: a multi-chef collaboration dinner

Two chefs from two very different backgrounds prepare a side-by-side dining experience in a stunning vineyard setting. The evening will begin with a sparkling wine reception paired with passed appetizers from both chefs, followed by six alternating courses paired with Chardonnay and Pinot Noir from the surrounding vineyard. ABOUT CHEF DIEGO
Diego Felix is best known as the founder of Buenos Aires' most acclaimed puerta cerrada (closed door) restaurants, Casa Felix. He is currently touring the United States with his wife, Sanra, and a culinary troupe that he has formed through a collective mindset of creativity and inventiveness. He has been featured in the Washington Post, New York Times and Vice Magazine along with countless travel and food publications.ABOUT CHEF LAURARecently returned from attending Le Cordon Bleu in Paris, Laura Booras is the general manager at Riverbench Vineyard & Winery. She lives on the vineyard where she regularly hosts food writers, celebrity chefs and wine critics for unique meals prepared with locally sourced ingredients.-Full menu and directions to venue to be released to ticket holders. Limited seating available, please secure tickets early, as this event will sell out. Each individual, regardless of age, must purchase a ticket. Must be 21 to enjoy wine pairings.

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