Planning a visit to Los Olivos, California? Contact us to find out where you can taste our small-production wines and for assistance in planning your trip. Additionally, we’ll be participating in the below events.

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Upcoming Activities


Santa Barbara Vintners Festival


  • When: Saturday, April 21 from 1pm to 4pm
  • River Park in Lompoc, CA

  • You’ll have the chance enjoy new release wines from 100 or so participating wineries, regional food showcased by more than twenty food purveyors, live music, wine and culinary demonstrations, seminars, a silent auction, and more – all in one location.

  • More ticket and event info here

Austin Food + Wine Festival


  • When: Thursday and Saturday-Sunday,
          April 26 & 28-29, 2018
  • Austin, TX

  • Nielson Wines, together with WillaKenzie Estate winery, is sponsoring Austin Food + Wine Festival’s Feast Under the Stars dinner at Auditorium Shores on Thursday, April 26th. Join us for a one-of-a-kind dining experience offering a locally sourced, 5-course meal — each course prepared by one of five award-winning chefs from the festival and paired with Nielson Pinots.

    You can also find Nielson Wines on Saturday and Sunday during the Grand Tasting paired with beloved San Antonio chef and former “Iron Chef Gauntlet” contestant Jason Dady’s inspired Texas cuisine.

  • For more information on Feast Under the Stars and to purchase tickets visit here
    For more information on Austin Food + Wine Festival and to purchase tickets visit here

  • Santa Barbara Zoo Wine Festival


    • May 5th, 2018, 5pm - 8pm

    • Join us at the Santa Barbara Zoo for a wild wine tasting event where the animals stay out late and the Zoo is open so guests can stroll and sip. For more information or to purchase tickets, click here

    9th Annual Central Coast Surf Classic
    Wine, Waves & Beyond


    • May 6th, 2018

    • Held on the ocean front lawn at the Cliffs Resort, with live music, local cuisines, and an incredible silent auction.
      Come join Nielson at the Sunday tasting event from 1pm to 5pm.

    • More ticket and event info here

    30th Annual Afternoon of Epicurean Delights


    • June 3rd, 2018, 12pm - 4pm

    • Pismo Beach, CA

    • Each year, on the first Sunday in June, the tranquil grounds of the Historic Chapman Estate are transformed into an elegant garden party. Guests are invited to stroll through the lovely gardens, marvel at the panoramic ocean views and lounge poolside, while tasting a wide array of delicious foods and beverages. Guests also enjoy a variety of live music provided by local musicians, as well as an opportunity to bid on exciting silent auction items.
      This extraordinary event supports the Community Action Partnership of San Luis Obispo Health & Prevention Division, which provides invaluable medical, educational and advocacy services for families, women, men and youth throughout San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara Counties.

    • More information and tickets click here

    Jazz and Olive Festival


    • June 9, 2018

    • Spend a Saturday afternoon in the beautiful Los Olivos with Nielson wines, listening to world-class, professional jazz musicians, and sampling 30 different olive-themed dishes prepared by local chefs. This event historically sells out early. Don't wait to be disappointed at the gate!

    • Buy your tickets here

    Santa Barbara Wine + Food Festival


    • June 30th, 2018

    • Taking place along the banks of Mission Creek at the Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History. Nielson Wines will be on hand pouring new releases and not to be missed favorites.

    • For more information please visit here
    • Purchase tickets here