Discounted tickets are available until June 24
ATASCADERO — Discounted tickets to the 25th Atascadero Lakeside Wine Festival are available until June 24. Tickets cost $70 now and increase to $80 on June 25. A limited number of VIP tickets are available as well. The Festival will be held on Saturday, June 25, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Atascadero Lake Park and Charles Paddock Zoo.
Tickets can be purchased at the Atascadero Chamber office at 6907 El Camino Real, Ste. A, or online at atascaderolakesidewinefestival.com. Non-drinker tickets are $20.
Celebrating its 25th year, the Festival features over 100 wineries, breweries, food purveyors, and art exhibitors. Attendees may bring a blanket and low-back chairs to enjoy the live music by Erin and the Earthquakes, Chris Beland, and Déjà vu.
“Are you looking for a date night idea? Join us on June 25, where you can taste from wineries, ciders, and breweries. Shop at the many vendors, eat from a variety of local cuisines, and dance the night away,” says Gail Kudlac, Festival committee chair.
Enjoy beverages from vendors such as 7 Angels, 12 Virtues, Ancient Peaks, Ballast Point, BarrelHouse, Bella Luna, Bodega de Edgar, Bovino, Calcareous, Caliza, Cass, Castoro, Cayucos Cellars, Central Coast Brew, Changala, Chronic Cellars, Crazy Women, Cypher, Dark Star, Derby, Donati, Dubost, Eberle, Field Recordings, Firestone, Graveyard, Harmony Hoyt, Humanity Wine, Indigene, Loma Seca, Lone Madrone, MEA Wines, Midnight Cellars, Nenow Family, Nichols, Opolo, Peachy Canyon, Penman Springs, RF Wines, Serial, SLO Cider, Stilson Cellars, The Wine Boss, Tolo, Tooth & Nail, and Wild Fields Brewery.
Some vendors participating are Aranetaz, Biscuit & Boot, Blueberry Jewelry, Bottles Up, Collison, Crazy Leggings, Damsel in Distress, Dano Days, Derrick Wine, Ellie’s Charm & Design, Fly With Wine, Grandma Bonnie, Inspire Me, Irish Oaks Ranch, Jones Wearable Art, Kaylan Jewelry, Luna Lux, My Own Brand of Clothing, NoCOSLO Clothing, Oh Shirt & More, Picklebutt Boards, Pressing Petals, Scentsy, Summer Jewelry, Whimsical Glass and Whimsical Wine Wicks.
Barbie Butz is a founding member of the Festival and states, “I’m thrilled that we are able to celebrate the 25th anniversary of an event that highlights our community and surrounding areas. What began as ‘Cabernet and Cousins’ 25 years ago has now grown into a truly notable festival. We want to thank everyone, including our artists and commercial vendors who have helped us grow to be one of the most popular festivals around.”
A portion of the proceeds benefits the Charles Paddock Zoo to support a new Sloth Exhibit and Madagascar Phase II with a Fossa/ Lemur Complex.
The Atascadero Chamber of Commerce exists to be the Catalyst for business growth, the Convener for leaders and influencers, and the Champion for a stronger Atascadero community. Together, we #MoveAtascaderoForward.