2019 Holiday Events
2019 Holiday Events Round-Up
It’s the jolliest time of year again, and with the holiday season comes all of the wonderful 2019 holiday events to look forward to!
Our little valley has no shortage of festive activities so we offer you a roundup of all the awesome holiday events coming this season.
Winterfest: Buellton’s one of a kind experience for the whole family! On Sunday, December 8th the day starts off with a Breakfast with Santa at the Buellton Rec Center. Then the party moves to Village Park where a surprise blizzard has swept through Winterfest Village leaving 20 tons of snow to play in! The Winterfest village also includes vendors with wine, beer and food, Ho-Ho-Ho!
Gingerbread Decorating Workshop: Buellton Rec, Solvang Bakery & The Creation Station are proud to partner for this delightfully sweet family event on Sunday, December 1st! With two sessions to choose from, your reservation comes with a pre-built house and all of the frosting and edible decorations you’ll need to create a holiday masterpiece.
Santa Ynez Small Town Christmas: The delightful country town of Santa Ynez hosts its annual tree lighting celebration on Sunday, December 1st. Enjoy live music, dancing, treats and crafts for the children, and a special visit from Santa Claus!
Olde Fashioned Christmas and Holiday Market: Los Olivos goes all out for their small town, olde fashioned Christmas celebration. It begins at noon on Saturday, December 7th with a stroll through the Holiday Market and Food Court, where you can shop for your loved ones and grab some lunch at one of several delicious food trucks. There will be a Gingerbread Wonderland and Santa Claus photo op at St. Marks, and the Summerset Farm Christmas Train will be selling train rides!
Holiday Wreath Making Class: Create a festive wreath using native and repurposed local clippings at the beautiful Santa Ynez Valley Botanic Garden. Don’t miss this annual favorite on Saturday, December 14th.
Los Alamos Holiday Stroll: Growing each year, this classic small town Christmas event takes place up and down Bell Street. On Saturday, December 14th bundle up and bring the family to enjoy festive carolers, children’s holiday story readings, Santa, a tree lighting and more!
Solvang Julefest: A month long celebration in Solvang that runs from Nov 30th – Jan 3rd, Julefest has so many exciting activities! Our favorites include the tree lighting on December 6th and the month long candlelight tours. Something fun for the whole family, Nisse Adventure allows your team to track down the hidden Nisse all over downtown Solvang. There are special prizes to be won along the way. Brand new this year is the Aurora Dronealis on Dec 21st; a one night only Christmas drone light show.
There is so much to look forward to this holiday season! Plan your holiday getaway with one of our beautiful properties today.