From Oktoberfest to Fall festivals to the wine harvest, here's the October 2018 rundown of food and drink events across the 805.

SLO County

Featured Event: Paso Robles Harvest Wine Weekend
Fri. Oct. 19 – Sun. Oct. 21
Paso Robles Wine Country
Full brochure & details

Five Cities Oktoberfest
Sat., Oct. 6, 12-5 p.m.
Ramona Garden Park Center
993 Ramona Ave., Grover Beach CA
Details & tickets

Inspired Dinner Series: Dinner #1
Sat., Oct. 6, 6-10:30 p.m.
The Yard
1248 Monterey St., San Luis Obispo CA
Enjoy an epicurean experience prepared by Chef Spencer Johnston, inspired by his travels through Oaxaca, Mexico. This multicourse culinary journey will be paired along the wines of both Cordant & Nelle Winery along with a foreign counterpart for each course. Details & tickets

Make It Hoppen: Learn How to Home Brew
Sat., Oct. 13, 1-4 p.m.
San Luis Obispo Library
995 Palm St., San Luis Obispo CA

12th annual Swiss Day and Grape Stomp
Sat., Oct. 20, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Vina Robles Winery
3700 Mill Rd., Paso Robles CA
Enjoy live music and a variety of traditional Swiss dishes paired with Vina Robles estate wines.


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Santa Barbara County

California Avocado Festival
Fri. Oct. 5 – Sun. Oct. 7, 2018
800 Linden Avenue
Carpinteria, CA
Full details

Santa Barbara Vintners Celebration of Harvest
Fri. Oct. 12 – Sun. Oct. 14, 2018
A weekend of celebrating harvest in Santa Barbara Wine Country where the valley will be alive with winery open houses, vineyard excursions, winemaker dinners, and the inaugural Solvang Stomp.
Full details & schedule

Santa Barbara Harbor & Seafood Festival
Sat., Oct. 13, 2018
Harbor Way, Santa Barbara, CA, 93109
Details

Santa Barbara Beer Festival
Sat. Oct. 20, 2018
Elings Park, Santa Barbara CA
Details & tickets


Ventura County

Taste of Ojai
Sun. Oct. 21, 2018 2-5pm
Ojai Valley Inn
905 Country Club Rd, Ojai CA