California Wine Festival comes to the beach

Three days of tastings

POSTED: 06:32 PM PDT Jul 17, 2013    UPDATED: 03:46 PM PDT Jul 20, 2013 
SANTA BARBARA, Calif. -

Wine lovers come to the beach this weekend for the tenth annual California Wine Festival.

The main event will be Saturday at Chase Palm Park. Wineries from throughout the state will be there.

Those attending will be able to do side by side comparisons between local wines and the Napa-Sonoma selections.

There will also be craft beer makers serving up samples along with gourmet food, olive oils, and live music.

The event begins tomorrow night with a special Fiesta wine tasting event at Casa De La Guerra, followed by a Cabernet clinic and tasting with wine makers Friday night at the Fess Parker Doubletree Hotel.

For ticket information log on to:   www.californiawinefestival.com/