2019 Lompoc SpringFest

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A spring celebration in Lompoc  April 19-21, 2019 at Ryon Park The festival features live musical entertainment, a variety of exhibitors, food booths, carnival rides and games, a car show (Sat, 4/20), a motorcycle show (Sun, 4/21), and a BBQ Shoot Out Competition. Presented by the Lompoc Valley Festival Association. MORE INFO ABOUT SPRING FEST…

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4 Family-Owned Restaurants in Lompoc that Locals Love

Favorite Family-Owned Restaurants in Lompoc Tucked in a scenic California valley near the Pacific Ocean, you’ll find a quaint town that has foodies talking. You’ll find friendly service, homemade dishes, locally grown ingredients, and, most importantly, a sense of community that you won’t find at chain restaurants. Lompoc, California has a growing list of family-owned…

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Celebrate the Season in Lompoc, California

Celebrate the season in Lompoc with holiday wine, music, food, fun and more! Our local winemakers, chefs, shopkeepers, and hoteliers are here to welcome you for some exceptional wine, delicious local eats, easy holiday shopping, and home-away-from-home comfort. Spend the afternoon shopping in our locally-owned specialty stores, where you’ll find antiques and vintage goods, hand-crafted…

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Catch the Halloween Spirit in Lompoc, California

Lompoc Halloween

Fall is in the air. Pumpkins are ripe for picking. And trick or treating is on the horizon. To celebrate the season, here are four favorite fall activities to lift your Halloween “spirits” in October: Pick your Own Country Pumpkin Experience some country fun at an all-natural, two-acre Pumpkin Patch at Rancho San Julian where…

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Top 5 Reasons to Explore Lompoc this Summer 2017

Top 5 Reasons to Explore Lompoc Summer 2017

Located where California’s sweeping Central Coast meets the Sta. Rita Hills wine region, Lompoc offers beautiful weather, scenic roads and multitude of attractions and outdoor activities for visitors to enjoy. Signature summer events include the Lompoc Valley Flower Festival(June), the West Coast Cub Fly-In featuring historic WW2 aircraft (July) and the Wine and Fire Weekend…

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Lompoc is Blooming with California Wildflowers

OFFICIAL NEWS RELEASE – APRIL 4, 2017 Lompoc is Blooming with Spring Wildflowers It’s the Perfect Backdrop for a Central Coast Road Trip Lompoc wildflower season is here, and this Central Coast destination along Highway 1 is starting to bloom with a profusion of wildflowers on hillsides, valleys and hiking trails. Bud break is also…

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Arts & Culture Weekend slated for Lompoc: October 8-9, 2016

OFFICIAL NEWS RELEASE First-Ever ‘Mural in a Weekend’ Arts & Culture Event slated for October 8-9, 2016 in Lompoc, CA With over 40 murals painted brightly and displayed proudly on many street corners in Old Town, Lompoc is known for its art – big art! A top attraction for Lompoc, the murals depict scenes of…

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Celebrate National Pinot Noir Day in Lompoc

If Pinot is your passion, a visit to Lompoc is a must. And if you need an excuse…did we mention that today is National Pinot Noir Day? Lompoc winemakers are producing some of California’s best Pinots, Chardonnays, and other cool climate wines. Experts say it’s the combination of climates, east-west hill orientation, and calcium-rich soil…

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Lompoc Burger Blog

The Great Lompoc Burger Awaits Seeking a mouthwatering to-die-for burger? Lompoc has many tasty choices to consider! At the end of Jalama Road, south of town, travelers will find the ‘world-famous’ Jalama Burger grilled at the store at Jalama Beach Country Park. Some says it’s the secret sauce that tops these mouth-watering burgers, others say…

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