California Honey Harvest Festival in Fillmore June 22-23, 2019

The 2019 California Honey Harvest Festival is planned for the weekend of June 22-23 at Central Park in Fillmore from 9 am to 5 pm. Activities to include kid zone, live music, petting zoo, exhibits, BBQ tri tip sandwiches, train rides to honey farm tour, antique carousel rides, vendors, honey products and more! Free admission. Train rides “The Honey Bee Express” $26 for adults, $24 seniors, $16 youth, $12 child.for two hour event.


Event to be held at Central Park in downtown Fillmore, where you'll have free time to enjoy lunch on your own and browse the many vendors that are all about bees and honey. Then, step aboard the historic Fillmore & Western Railway for a short train ride to Bennett's Honey farm, located halfway between Fillmore and Piru.

You'll see demonstrations by California bee keepers along the way and take a one-of-a-kind tour at the honey farm, where you'll learn all about honey bees and how the honey is collected and processed.

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

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

  • 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

26th Annual Oxnard Salsa Festival Planned for July 27-28, 2019

The 26th Annual Oxnard Salsa Festival is set for July 27-28, 2019 at Plaza Park, Fifth and “B” Streets. This annual, free celebration runs from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. both Saturday and Sunday and celebrates everything salsa … the food, the music and the dance!

Presented by the Oxnard Downtowners, the annual event features spicy food and fiery entertainment and draws salsa lovers to the City of Oxnard for the two-day action packed celebration. Festival goers are treated to live salsa and Latin jazz bands, salsa dance lessons, a tasting tent with dozens of different varieties of salsa and hot sauces and a salsa recipe challenge. The two days also feature a vendor marketplace, international cuisine and a kids zone. Event admission and parking are free. Main stage seating is just $5.

The Oxnard Salsa Festival was launched in 1994 by the Oxnard Downtowners to bring people downtown to celebrate Oxnard’s multicultural heritage and agricultural roots.  Over the years, the Oxnard Salsa Festival has grown in popularity as salsa dancing and salsa music gained momentum. Today, the Salsa Festival is the City of Oxnard’s largest, free community event.

For more information, visit or call 805-535-4060.

4th Annual Ventura County Sheriff's K9 Unit Wine Brew & K9 Crew on Sunday, June 30, 2019


Come meet and greet the K9 unit at the beautiful Underwood Family Farms. Enjoy a BBQ, Interactive K9 demos, photo opportunities, live music, sample local wines and brews. The price of admission also includes a (1) weekend admission ticket to Underwood Family Farms. The K9 unit is a 501(c)(3) non-profit. Tax ID # 77-0576933. Tickets at

46th Annual Santa Barbara Greek Festival the Weekend of July 27-28, 2019

Santa Barbara's 46th Annual Greek Festival is taking place from on July 27-28, 2019 from 11 am to 7 pm in beautiful Oak Park, 600 West Junipero Street. The festival evokes the sights, sounds and tastes that define the traditional Greek way of life. Stroll through Santa Barbara's beautiful Oak Park and experience the simple pleasures of life in a Greek village. Admission and parking is free.

Dozens of volunteers enthusiastically staff their booths, creating a convivial, welcoming atmosphere. Festival-goers return year after year for the food. — Delectable festival favorites like gyros and moussaka. And no Greek village would be complete without homemade pastries like baklava, melomakarona, and kataifi.

Listen to the distinctive sounds of the bouzouki and other exotic instruments played by authentic Greek musicians who perform traditional and popular songs. Delight in the beauty of the elaborate costumes worn by performers as they share their carefully practiced steps and intricate dances with the enthusiastic audience.

Take advantage of a free Greek dance lesson, and enjoy participating in the same dances you would perform in the traditional villages of Greece. Dance the afternoon away, eat a little (or a lot), shop in the Greek marketplace, relax and enjoy yourself under the oaks in the warm embrace of the best Greek culture has to offer.

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Tuesday Food Trucks at Los Robles Greens Thousand Oaks May through October

Stop by Los Robles Greens for Tuesday Food Trucks on May 14th, June 11th, July 9th, August 13th, September 10th, October 8th 2019 fro 5:00pm - 8:00pm

The perfect date or family night out! Bring your blankets and beach chairs for seating at this beautiful outdoor venue and enjoy your food with music and games under the stars.

Admission is FREE! Food and beverages must be purchased.

We will have a variety of food trucks for you to try;
Cousin's Maine Lobster
The Grilled Cheese Truck
Epic Tacos
Dreamy Creations

Los Robles will be setting up a full bar for you to purchase beverages (soda, beer, wine, cocktails).

We can’t wait to see you there!

299 S Moorpark Rd Thousand Oaks (Right off the Moorpark Exit on the 101 Freeway)

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Tequila & Taco Music Festival in Ventura on Saturday/Sunday, July 20-21, 2019

The Tequila & Taco Music Festival is returning to Plaza Park in Ventura on Saturday/Sunday, July 20 and 21, 2019.

Saturday, July 20 from 11:30 am to 6:00 pm is Tequila Day, with sampling from 11:30am to 3pm. Live music all day and gourmet street tacos. Margaritas and craft beer available for purchase.

Sunday, July 22 - Mas Margaritas 11:30 am to 6:00 pm. It's Margarita Sunday Funday! Bring the family and enjoy a sunny summer afternoon, sipping on an assortment of margaritas, eating delicious tacos, all while enjoying a great music lineup! (There will not be Tequila sampling on Sunday.)

Details, pricing and tickets at