Buellton Upcoming Events

Buellton Brew Fest

Buellton Brew Fest

The Buellton Brew Fest will feature Craft Beer from various brewers along with music, food, and fun.  This 3rd Annual event takes place at the River View Park in Buellton on May 3rd 2014 from Noon-4pm. 

Click here to visit the Buellton Brew Fest Website

the Wine & Chili Festival

2014 Wine & Chili Festival Results

People's choice

Red chili - The Willows
Chili verde - The Marriott
Salsa Beccas moms chili
Red wine - Terravant
White wine - Lucas and Luellen
Booth Showmanship - Creekside Buffet

Judged categories:

Red chili
1st - The Willows
2nd - Betos Place
3rd - Erik Moore

Chili verde
1st - Creekside Buffet
2nd - Succulent Cafe
3rd - Avant

1st - StandingSun
2nd - The Marriott
3rd-Creekside Buffet


About the Wine & Chili Festival

Welcome to the 2nd Annual Buellton Wine & Chili Festival! Some of the best local chefs will compete to take home cash prizes for the best Red Chili, Chile Verde and Homemade Salsa in Santa Ynez Valley.

As a guest you get to participate in the People's Choice awards; you decide who has the best Red Chili, best Chile Verde, best Salsa, best Booth Showmanship, and best red and white wines. Your ticket includes a souvenir wine glass; unlimited wine and chili tasting tickets; an Oak BBQ lunch; entertainment and more! Tickets are also available for guests under 21 who want to sample some chili, talk to the chefs and have a good time, however minors must be accompanied by an adult.

Entertainment by Dead Zed's Chopper

Dead Zed's Chopper

Chili and Salsa Contestants

The Willows, Avant
Standing Sun
Chumash Café
Stella Abbott
Succulent Café
Erin O'Bryan & Hidden Canyon Ranch
SYV Marriott
Café at Flying Flags
GB Refrigeration
Fig Mtn Brewery
Jon Reyes
Hitching Post II
Industrial Eats
Klondike Cookers
Matt’s Mighty Chili
Al Fresco Picnic
Chumash Creekside Buffet