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Welcome to the Santa Ynez Valley!

We're about 130 miles north of Los Angeles via Highway 101, or a 40 minute drive from Santa Barbara. Here's an idyllic combination of ranching tradition and blossoming Wine Country - a perfect weekend get-away for Southern Californians.   [more]
"I've learned that sometimes all a person needs is a hand to hold and a heart to understand."
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Susan Retz provides support to local companies at Hometown Insurance, formerly The Jones Organization.
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Holiday Marketplace at Wildling

Celebrating the holiday season the Wildling Museum of Art and Nature is hosting a special open house on Saturday, December 5, 2015. The Museum will be open with free admission from 12:00pm to 5:00pm (1511-B Mission Drive, Solvang). In the Marketplace local artists will be showcasing their handcrafted gifts and demonstrating how they create unique items using natural materials. It's the perfect time to purchase special holiday gifts!

Follow the Wildling polar bear from the Solvang Julefest parade to the Museum. The Old Mission Santa Ines choir will perform at 3:00pm. Plus enjoy holiday treats throughout the afternoon.

This year our Holiday Marketplace is bigger and better than ever, with 17 vendors, many of which are brand new to the marketplace. Ceramics, wood, fabric painting, photography, jewelry and more are   [more]
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Social Buzz Tumbler Great Photos in the Valley!
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Santa Ynez Airport Webcam
Santa Barbara Water/Rainfall
See above link for current Lake Cachuma level sensors.
Buellton Chamber of Commerce
Santa Maria Chamber of Commerce
Joe Olla Realty
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