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Downtown Friday’s in Santa Maria, CA

By Donna / March 7, 2018 /

Don’t Miss it! March 30th to September 28th, 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm, Town Center West – Don’t miss out on the fun at Downtown Friday’s in Santa Maria!  This year promises to be the best ever. Click here for upcoming information on “Friday Nights“. Check us on Facebook!  Downtown Fridays operate in the Fallas…

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Raving About Riverbench, Santa Maria Valley, CA

By Donna / March 2, 2018 /

By Donna Polizzi My lot in life is to seek and discover the best places to wine, dine, explore and more for Keys2theCoast.  The Santa Maria Valley is definitely a Keys2theCoast favorite.  Have you ever walked into a place and immediately thought “Ohhh, I’m so glad I came here?” Riverbench is that kind of place.…

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The Santa Maria Valley is home to the Goddess of Winemaking

By Donna / February 14, 2018 /

  By Donna Polizzi  The Santa Maria Valley is surrounded by wildflower-covered mountains, in the heart of the California Central Coast. There is no better place to get away, any day of the week. Santa Maria is a family-friendly city, with everything you need, for a fun-filled vacation destination. Santa Maria and neighboring Old Orcutt…

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A Rad Escape to the Radisson in Santa Maria, CA

By Donna / January 18, 2018 /

By Donna Polizzi We all have reasons that require an occasional escape from the requirements of everyday life.  It’s amazing how just a couple of days away from work, home and sometimes our kids, can restore a person’s energy and put a more positive spin on life in general.  Not to mention the importance of…

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Rancho Sisquoc Winery in Santa Maria, CA

By Donna / July 28, 2017 /

A Keys 2 the Coast favorite is Rancho Sisquoc Winery at 6601 Foxen Canyon Road in Santa Maria. Known for 40 years of crafting small batches of delicious, superior wines, in a setting that is unforgettable, are two of the many reasons that make this winery and tasting room a destination for wine and nature…

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A Weekend of Wine and History- Santa Maria, Ca is full of rich history

By Donna / June 18, 2017 /

If you’re looking for a two or three-day getaway, to enjoy great wine, food and natural beauty, head to Santa Maria’s Foxen Canyon Wine Trail.  The Trail includes13 distinctive wineries, each with unique stories to be told. A Keys 2 the Coast favorite is Rancho Sisquoc Winery. Located at 6601 Foxen Canyon Road in Santa…

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With Wines, Vines and Bucolic Vistas, Santa Maria Valley Is a Sight to See

By Donna / November 4, 2016 /

Having lived on the Central Coast since the mid-1980s, I’ve come to realize that every city in our region has treasures to be enjoyed. That is if you know where to look. Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo have always received favorable recognition for many reasons, and justifiably so. What many people don’t realize, is that Santa…

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Things To Do in Santa Maria – Keys 2 the coast.

By Donna / May 20, 2016 /

By Donna Polizzi After living on the California Coast since the mid-eighties, I’ve come to realize that every city in our region has treasures to be enjoyed. That is if…you know where to look. Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo have always received favorable recognition for many reasons and justifiably so. What many people don’t…

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Good Times at Rancho Maria Golf Course

By Donna / May 16, 2016 /

Ranch Maria Golf Course by Robert L. White Just a few weeks ago I had the pleasure of playing in a golf tournament celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Rancho Maria Golf

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