6 things to do in Santa Maria in January and February - Celebrations 2
post-template-default,single,single-post,postid-16447,single-format-standard,ajax_fade,page_not_loaded,,qode-child-theme-ver-1.0.0,qode-theme-ver-16.5,qode-theme-bridge,wpb-js-composer js-comp-ver-5.4.7,vc_responsive

6 things to do in Santa Maria in January and February

There is nothing like being involved in your community. It makes where you live feel like home, introduces you to like-minded people and strengthens our sense of well-being.  But the winter weather makes it tough to leave the cozy couch…

Here are the goings on in January and February of things to do in Santa Maria:

Riverbench Vineyard Tour

January 21 – 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Riverbench Vineyard & Winery, Santa Maria, CA 93454

Enjoy walking the grounds at Riverbench bookended by wine tastings. The walk is about a mile, wear comfortable shoes. Adults 21 and over.

For More information contact Danae Smith 805-937-8340
Riverbench Winery

Chapel to Church Half Marathon

February 4
San Ramon Chapel, Santa Maria, CA 93455

Walkers begin at 8am, Runners at 9am
A free shuttle service will be to the starting location running from St. Louis de Montfort Church.
Registration includes t-shirt & BBQ lunch.
Participation medals will be given to all walkers & runners, placing medals will be given to runners.
Before Race: $60.00 (includes t-shirt & BBQ lunch)
Day Of Race: $75.00 (includes t-shirt & BBQ lunch if available)
Register at: Chapel to Church

Color Vibe 5K Run

February 18
Santa Maria Elks Unocal Event Center, Santa Maria, CA 93455

Enjoy running a short, sweet and colorful course with friends and family. Run the happiest 5k of your life while becoming a human rainbow as you pass each color station.

Event begins at 9 am
Special Offer – $29.99 – Registration Deadline  1/5/17
Standard Price – $45.00 – Registration Deadline  2/17/17
Event Day Price – $65.00 – Registration Deadline  2/18/17
Kids (ages 1 – 12 years old) get a FREE registration with a paid adult.
Up to 2 kids per paid adult.
Processing fee still applies. Kid registrations will receive a race bib and color pack.
T-shirts for kids are not included but are available for purchase.
Day of pricing for kids is $10
Packet Pick-up / Check-in is held the day before the event to alleviate congestion on race day and give everyone a better event experience. We strongly encourage you to come to Packet Pick-up or have someone get it for you.
Register at: Colorvibe 


Santa Maria Valley Historical Society

616 S Broadway, Santa Maria, CA 93454-5111

Learn the history of Santa Maria while being a local tourist. Stick around the museum or head out on a self-guided historical walking tour! Maps available online and in the museum.
Open 12-5pm Tuesday – Saturday

Santa Maria History

Santa Maria Museum of Flight

Open 10am- 4pm Friday-Sunday
Skyway drive, Santa Maria, CA

At $5 for adults this is a great bargain! Learn about the aerial history of the valley dating back to 1927, and pay homage to the men and women who fought for our freedom.

Museum of Flight

Have kids? Check out…

Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum

Open 10am -5pm Tuesday-Saturday and 12-4pm Sunday
705 S McClelland St, Santa Maria, CA 93454

This 13000SF building has plenty of hands on interaction, weekly and family events. Learn about the world around you in one of the 11 exhibits!

Santa Maria Discovery Museum