Lompoc

Babcock Winery, Lompoc: Cheers to an Incredible Wine Tasting Adventure

By Donna / March 17, 2019 /

Located off Highway 246 lies an inviting 110 acres of lush vineyard and beautiful countryside, enticing guests into the exciting Babcock Winery and Vineyards. Owned and run by partners Bryan Babcock and his wife, Lisa, the Babcock Winery and Vineyard offers their gusts a unique wine tasting experience, all in the comfort of an effortlessly…

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Murals, Music, and Movies has put Lompoc on the Map

By Donna / December 27, 2018 /

The Lompoc Valley is best known for flower fields and murals. Several flower fields stretch for miles, offering a beautiful display of color. Murals can been seen throughout Lompoc, gracing all sides of many buildings. Lompoc also has some very special and unique places to visit for locals and tourists. This city is ever-growing in…

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A picnic and a glimpse of California history at La Purisima Mission – Lompoc, CA

By Donna / April 11, 2018 /

By Gaby Mendoza Who would have thought that one of the California Spanish missions along the coast would be the perfect place to spend a warm sunny day?   La Purisima is a big beautiful mission. Perfect for picnics and exploring.  As soon as you pull into the parking lot expect to be confused as…

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Jalama Beach – Lompoc, CA

By Donna / April 2, 2018 /

Ocean Vistas, Wine, and Special Sauce, Oh My! Lompoc is one of the Central Coast’s forgotten cities.  Many of the locals know it as a place to go wine tasting and skydiving, but little do people know that it’s one of the best places to watch a sunset, hike trails along the coast and is…

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Cheers to Lompoc, Ca and Babcock Winery

By Donna / November 10, 2017 /

While wine tasting with a group of friends recently, on a beautiful day in the Funk Zone at the Santa Barbara Wine Collective, I discovered a new favorite. The Santa Barbara Wine Collective is a fun place with a great deli that offers wines and wine tasting from a variety of local sources including some…

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Lompoc, Ca- Upstaged

By Donna / October 12, 2016 /

One of my favorite movies is Rain Man. The movie features two Hollywood mega-stars in dueling leads. Raymond Babbitt, one of two main characters, played by Dustin Hoffman, is a middle-aged, institutionalized autistic man with a scorching case of obsessive-compulsive disorder. Ray is an idiot savant who can add with the accuracy of a calculator.…

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