About the Wine & Chili Festival
Join us at the 2018 Buellton Wine & Chili Festival on Sunday, March 18th! Sample from over 30 wineries, craft breweries and spirits! Over 25 chili and salsa cooks at the beautiful Flying Flags RV Resort in Buellton from 12 - 4:30 p.m.!
We’re bringing the heat to St. Patty’s Day!
The Buellton Wine and Chili Festival takes place at the newly re-renovated Flying Flags RV Resort in Buellton (Get Directions). They have been busy improving the Resort and you will be blown away! Complete with grassy, pull-thru sites, big rig friendly sites, completely furnished cottages, or a large tent area with restrooms and showers close by; there’s something for everyone.
Hot Chili Ticket (General Admission for 21+) $45. The Hot Chili Ticket includes a souvenir wine glass, unlimited wine and chili tasting, live entertainment and more for guests 21 and over! Play some bocce ball, horse shoes, table tennis, mega sized beer pong and cornhole! Craft breweries and spirits will also be on site, and are included with your GeneralAdmission ticket purchase!
Mild Chili Ticket (Guest 13-20 years old) are $20. The Mild Chili Ticket includes unlimited samples of chili and salsa BUT NOT ALCOHOL. This ticket for guests who are ages 13 to 20 years old.
Chili Verde Ticket (Children 12 and under) $10. The Chile Verde Ticket includes unlimited samples of chili and salsa BUT NOT ALCOHOL. This ticket is for guests who are ages 12 and under.
LOOKING FOR SAFE TRANSPORTATION TO THE BUELLTON WINE AND CHILI FESTIVAL? JUMP ON THE BREW BUS CAN GIVE YOU A RIDE TO AND FROM THE EVENT! PICKUPS WILL BE IN SANTA BARBARA, GOLETA, SANTA MARIA AND LOMPOC.
Santa Barbara pickup will be at Figueroa Mountain Brewing (137 Anacapa St.) at 10:30 a.m.; M Special Brewing Co. in Goleta (Building C, 6860 Cortona Dr.) at 11 a.m.; Figueroa Mountain Brewing in Santa Maria (560 E Betteravia Road #B) at 10:30 a.m.; and Solvang Brewing Co. in Lompoc (241 N H St.) at 11:15 a.m. NO WALK UP TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT BUS DEPARTURE. TICKET MUST BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE!
THERE IS NO ON-SITE PARKING FOR THE BUELLTON WINE AND CHILI FESTIVAL. PLEASE PARK AT PEA SOUP ANDERSEN’S AT 51 E. HWY 246, BUELLTON, CA. It is a short three-minute walk from the parking lot to Flying Flags RV Resort. For handicap guests, we will have designated stalls near the front entry inside of Flying Flags RV Resort.
Tickets at the door will be $55 for Hot Chili Ticket (General Admission for 21+), and $25 for Mild Chili Ticket (Guests 13-20 years old), and $15 for Chili Verde Ticket (Children 12 and under). No exceptions. Chili and salsa available while supplies last.
EntertainmentLive entertainment by The Rincons and Noble Grizwald
Formed initially by four friends with nothing better to do, Noble Grizwald spans a wide sonic range from upbeat indie a la Vampire Weekend, to psychedelic journeys akin to Pink Floyd, with roots in straight up country and folk in the great American tradition of the Nashville and Southern scenes.
Based out of Ventura, CA, Noble Grizwald is currently in the studio preparing to release a three track EP this Winter. Their single, “She Said, Pt. 2” is available now on Spotify and other various streaming platforms.