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Harvest in the Ghetto

October 6 - October 7

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Lompoc Wine Ghetto

Harvest in the Ghetto will take place on October 6 & 7,  from 11 to 4 pm in the Lompoc Wine Ghetto. Featuring grape stomping, live entertainment, tasting room specials, barrel tasting, a scarecrow contest, and other fun activities to celebrate the annual wine harvest, presented by the Lompoc Wine Alliance

Schedule of Events:

Saturday, October 6th:

11 am to 4 pm: BBQ by Stix Food Truck serving Santa Maria style BBQ in the picnic area.

12 to 5 pm:  EC Pizza Brothers food truck serving outside of Ave Winery

12  to 4 pm: Live music by The Story in the picnic area.

12  to 4 pm: Scarecrow Contest voting. Ballots and ballot box located at the Grape Stomp

12:30  to 3:30 pm:  Grape Stomp on the grass adjacent to the picnic area.

1 to 6 pm: Live music by Ken Faulk at Ave Winery

4 pm:  Wine Swag Raffle

All Day:  Special offers at participating tasting rooms.


Sunday, October 7th:

11 am to 1 pm:  Crave Mini Donuts in the picnic area.

11 to 4 pm:  Scott’s Dogs & Catering serving outside of Ave Winery

1 pm:  Scarecrow Contest winner announced via social media and awarded trophy.

12 to 5 pm:  Island Mix Food Truck in the cul-de-sac outside of Montemar, Pali and Palmina.

All Day:  Special offers at participating tasting rooms.


Tasting Room Specials:


Ampelos Cellars

Special offers on featured Library Magnums.


Artisan Uprising

Free chocolate truffle with tasting.

$59 M&M Special: one bottle of Malbec, one bottle of merlot and a shot glass filled with Wine Cowboys M&M’s.

$5 Wine Cowboys Rosé-ritas.


AVE Winery

20% off 3 or more bottles.

30% off 6 or more bottles.


Bolshoi Family Wines

15% off 3 or more bottles.

25% off 6 or more bottles.

Barrel Tasting with the Winemaker for the first 20 people to purchase a tasting flight (Saturday at 3 pm)


Fiddlehead Cellars

Sip and savor while you create your own wine glass charms and learn to share our passion for this new vintage.  Taste juicy grapes,  guess the sugar, learn to appreciate wine acidity, check out the color and talk about seeds! Experience the exotic aromas of a fermenting vats. Sip on young wine aging in barrel. Learn the lingo: punch down, pump over, torpedo and more.

For tickets contact Fiddlehead Cellars.


Holus Bolus & Black Sheep Finds:

2 for 1 tasting.

Special offer for featured Syrah.


LaMontagne Winery

20% off 3 or more bottles.

30% off mixed cases.


Montemar Wines

By the glass and case specials.

Barrel Tasting with the Winemaker for the first 20 people who purchase a pinot noir tasting flight (Saturday at 1 pm)

Live music in the backyard (Saturday, 2 to 5 pm)


Sevtap Winery

15% off 6 bottles or more.

25% off cases.

Barrel Tasting included with tasting flight.


Sweetzer Cellars:

$5 flight of the Fall Friends with Benefits allocation wines.

Case specials on 2013 Pinot Noirs.


Taste of Sta. Rita Hills / Moretti Wine Co:

10% off on 6 bottles or more.

15% off on cases.

Tasting fee waived with the purchase of 3 or more bottles.