The Santa Ynez Valley is a year-round vacation spot that attracts tourists from all over the world. The beautiful landscape of the area revels in and displays the beauty of each season uniquely. But it’s the summer season in the area that wins the hearts of tourists, compelling them to come back every year.
This valley is as close to an idyllic heaven on earth as can be, and offers many small-town charms, a rich Danish history, and breathtaking vineyards! The summer skies are clear and bright, with evenings that are free from the day’s heat. This makes the weather perfect for some summertime exploration around town, as well as for outdoor entertainment.
Here’s all the Solvang fun that’s awaiting your presence this summer.
1. Sample Some Wines
If you’re in a place that has acres of vineyards spread across the land, there’s no reason for not sampling some local wines. There are wine tasting rooms all across town and various famous wineries are known to participate in them.
Visit them to sample some wines while you’re in town!
2. Paint in the Vineyards
The Santa Ynez Valley houses world-renowned vineyards. These vast areas are speckled with greens and grapes, and are a treat for the eyes (and obviously, the mouth). There’s nothing better than spilling your creative juices on a canvas and letting your whims take the lead while a luxurious drink teases your palate.
3. Theatre Time
The Solvang Festival Theatre is a great way for art lovers to amuse their fancy with music and acting. Produced by the Pacific Conservatory Theatre, the theatrical performances feature special summer musicals like Beauty and the Beast, Newsies the Musical, and Sunday Jazz & Beyond Series every year. Let your boredom take a backseat as you enjoy theatre and make a toast to all that Solvang has to offer.