COMMUNITY & EVENTS
Consumer Events: The association produces events ranging from large scale grand tastings to small curated experiences.
Trade Tastings: Mission Santa Barbara is a 3-Day Trade Tour with over 40 sommeliers and buyers from around the United States.
Educational Member Tastings: Monthly, except during harvest, these blind tastings of a specific varietal (pinot noir, cabernet sauvignon, sauvignon blanc, chardonnay, etc.) allow members to network and learn about each other’s wines and businesses. Leadership Members are offered the first opportunity to host.
Expert Lectures: This series brings experts to speak to membership on a range of agricultural, marketing, or wine business topics.
Educational Programs: Training and educational sessions that are procured exclusively for our members. This includes RBS training, business-to-business educational seminars, vineyard practices, and forklift certification.