18th Annual Thousand Oaks Rotary Midsummer Eve Wine Festival on August 17, 2019


The Rotary Club of Thousand Oaks invites you to attend the 18th annual “Midsummer Eve Wine Festival” at the Hyatt Regency Westlake on Saturday, August 17th

The Thousand Oaks Rotary Foundation will celebrate the 18th annual “Midsummer Eve Wine Festival” on Saturday, August 17, 2019 from 4:00 PM to 7:30 PM at the Hyatt Regency Westlake, 880 S. Westlake Blvd., Westlake Village. Since its inception, the event, for adults ages 21 and up, has raised over $450,000 to benefit the Ventura County Special Olympics and the Thousand Oaks Rotary Foundation which supports many local charities and provides student educational scholarships.

  • 1Be an Event Sponsor! Contact Richard Williams at (805) 660-0786 or Roger Benson at (805) 358-6305

  • Donate Auction items! ­­­Contact Susan Murata at (805) 390-0027 or email at susanmurata9@gmail.com

  • Purchase advance sale event tickets for the special price of $75 per person! ($100 at the door) Go on line to www.MidsummerEveWineFestival.com.

  • Sample acclaimed California limited-production handcrafted wines, microbrews and hors d’oeuvres while perusing fabulous auction items donated by local businesses and residents.

  • Meet Olympic athletes and Special Olympic athletes

  • Raffle Tickets: Every year we cap off the evening when we choose three big Raffle winners. This year’s prizes: First prize - 5 Nights at the Waikoloa Beach Marriott Resort & Spa (Big Island of Hawaii)-winner also gets $1,000 cash from the Rotary Club of Thousand Oaks. Second Prize-$500 cash. Third Prize- $300 cash.

Special Olympics Ventura County offers free year-round sports training and athletic competition to over 700 children and adults with intellectual disabilities in 10 Olympic style sports at over 20 county sites.

The Thousand Oaks Rotary Foundation has been a major supporter of the Special Olympics and has enabled over 10,000 athletes to compete. The club also donates more than $175,000 each year to many local and international charities to foster social, cultural, economic and environmental progress.

For more information, contact Susan Murata at 805.390-0027, or go to www.MidsummerEveWineFestival.com

Conejo Food & Wine Festival in Thousand Oaks on Sunday, June 23, 2019


The Conejo Food & Wine Fest is planned for Sunday, June 23, 2019 from 1:30-5:30pm on the grounds of St. Paschal Baylon School, 155 East Janss Road, Thousand Oaks. Open to everyone 21 years and older! Enjoy gourmet food from local restaurants and the finest selections from participating wineries. Visit www.conejofoodandwine.com to learn more and to purchase tickets.

2019 Santa Barbara Wine & Food Festival on Saturday, June 29th



The 2019 Santa Barbara Wine & Festival takes place at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History on Saturday, June 29, 2019 from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and will feature wines from over 50 wineries plus bakers, caterers, chefs and more. Adults only event. Proceeds benefit the Museum's exhibits and science education programs for school children.


26th Annual Casa Pacifica Angels Wine, Food & Brew Festival in Camarillo on June 2, 2019

The 26th Annual Casa Pacifica Angels Wine, Food & Brew Festival will be held Sunday, June 2, 2019 from 1-5pm at CSU Channel Islands in Camarillo. Admission to the event includes samplings from restaurants, wineries, breweries, caterers, bakeries, specialty shops, coffee and tea vendors, among others from Northern California to the Conejo Valley, as well as continuous entertainment throughout the day and a large silent auction.

All proceeds from the Wine & Food Festival will go to Casa Pacifica Centers for Children and Families – the largest nonprofit provider of children’s mental health services in Ventura and Santa Barbara Counties whose mission is to provide hope and help to abused, neglected, or at-risk children. 

Tickets for the event can be purchased online at www.eventbrite.com/e/2019-casa-pacifica-angels-wine-food-brew-festival-tickets-55603035175 . Event usually sells out.

Casa Pacifica Centers for Children and Families is a crisis-care and residential treatment facility for abused, neglected, or at-risk children in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties. The agency is the largest non-profit provider of children’s mental health services in both counties and along with its campus-based programs administers a number of community-based programs which are designed with the intent to strengthen families and keep children in their homes. For more information about Casa Pacifica visit its website www.casapacifica.org or call the Development Department at (805) 445-7800.

Sipurbia Wine & Beer Festival at King Gillette Ranch in Calabasas on Saturday, April 27, 2019


On April 27th, wine, beer, music, food, fun, and games join together to benefit the BumbleBee Foundation from 3 to 7 p.m. at the SIPurbia Wine & Beer Festival at King Gillette Ranch in Calabasas.

The festival is featuring unlimited samples of over 20 beers and 25 wines. Throughout the day, there will also be DJs and several live bands. Additionally, guests will enjoy nearly 50 exhibitors, food trucks, and lawn games. Everyone in attendance will receive a souvenir tasting cup to try out the many available libations.

General admission tickets are $50. Most of the proceeds will go to help support the BumbleBee Foundation, which assists families of pediatric cancer patients with financial, food, transportation, and other services, as needed. Spiritual guidance and counseling are also provided to comfort families through very trying times often experienced during their children’s therapy.

King Gillette Ranch is located 26800 Mulholland Hwy, Calabasas. Tickets can be purchased online at www.sipurbia.com. For more information, visit the website or e-mail sipurbiainfo@gmail.com.

805 Wine & Brew Festival at the Los Robles Greens in Thousand Oaks on May 10, 2019


The Conejo Simi Moorpark Association of REALTORS (CSMAR) and the CSMAR Public Benefit Foundation invite you to their 805 Wine & Brew Festival, a philanthropic wine and beer event being held at the beautiful Los Robles Greens in Thousand Oaks, on Friday, May 10. 2019 from 5-9PM.

Wine and beer tastings will be offered by local wineries and breweries accompanied by food prepared by the chef at Los Robles Greens. The event will also include art and craft vendors, a silent raffle and live music.

805 Wine & Brew Fest will feature unlimited samples of craft beer, wine and delicious small bites catered by Los Robles Greens.

Proceeds from the event support local organizations and students.

Location: The Gardens at Los Robles Greens, 299 South Moorpark Road, Thousand Oaks


2018 Ventura Winter Wine Walk & Holiday Street Fair on Saturday, December 1st

The Ventura Winter Wine Walk & Holiday Street Fair will take place in downtown Ventura on Saturday, December 1, 2018 from 12 pm-8 pm!

The day kicks off with the Holiday Street Fair starting at 12 pm on the 400 and 500 blocks of Main Street with vendors and live entertainment. Shop artists, crafters, non-profit organizations, commercial and food vendors. The street fair and entertainment are free and open to the public!

At 4 pm, the Ventura Winter Wine Walk gets started! The wine walk will showcase world class wineries in your favorite downtown businesses. Each guest will receive a tasting cup and a map of the participating tasting sites in downtown Ventura. Each tasting site will have a designated area set up for Wine Walk guests to sample the amazing wines! Wine tasting will end at 7 pm.

As you stroll down Main Street you will be surrounded by a winter holiday ambiance of live jazz and blues entertainment, beautiful holiday lighting and snowfall from 6:45 pm-8 pm (at the intersection of Main and California Streets).

Come enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday season in downtown Ventura! Buy tickets at www.venturawinterwinewalk.com.