Discover artisan wineries throughout Ventura. Enjoy craft wines at Four Brix Winery, wines honoring Maori culture that are served in ultramodern surroundings at Labyrinth Winery, or classic California wines at Plan B Wine Cellars. Ventura County has visitor-friendly options, including restaurants, hotels, shopping, and even water sports.
Oxnard Wine Trail
Oxnard is home to four distinctive wineries and tasting rooms. Herzog Wine Cellars offers everything from wine tastings to Mediterranean-inspired kosher cuisine at Tierra Sur. The award-winning Magnavino Cellars uses the latest technology producing several different varietals. Rancho Ventavo, located in historic Heritage Square, offers handmade red wines. And, for something edgy, Strey Cellars produces its specialty Zinfandel along with Sauvignon Blanc, Tempranillo, Chardonnay, and more.
Conejo Valley Wine Trail
With a prime spot at the far south of the Central Coast, Conejo Valley’s off the beaten path wine trail offers great wine tastings close to Southern California. Discover Malibu-grown Chardonnay and Syrah at NABU Wines; Italian varietals including Nebbiolo, Montepulciano, and Dolcetto at Sunland Vintage Winery in Thousand Oaks; and artisanal Bordeaux blends from the micro-boutique Alma Sol Winery. Discovery more small wineries tucked into the canyons and coastlines of the Conejo Valley.
California’s Central Coast consists of:
VENTURA REGION: Ventura County, Camarillo, Conejo Valley, Heritage Valley, Oxnard, Port Hueneme, Simi Valley
SANTA BARBARA REGION: Santa Barbara County, Buellton, Carpinteria Valley, Goleta, Lompoc Valley, Los Olivos, Santa Maria Valley, Solvang, Santa Ynez Valley
SAN LUIS OBISPO REGION: San Luis Obispo County, Arroyo Grande, Atascadero, Cambria, Cayucos, Grover Beach, Harmony, Morro Bay, Nipomo, Paso Robles, Pismo Beach, San Simeon
MONTEREY BAY REGION: Monterey County, Santa Cruz County, Carmel, Gilroy, Hollister, San Benito
About Central Coast Tourism Council
The Central Coast Tourism Council (CCTC) is a non-profit organization comprised of Destination Management Organizations (DMOs; Convention & Visitor Bureaus, Chambers of Commerce, etc.) throughout the California Central Coast. Comprised of tourism and hospitality professionals, the mission of CCTC is to jointly promote the entire California Central Coast as a destination. The four regions that comprise California’s Central Coast include Monterey Bay, San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara, and Ventura. The CCTC also serves as the Central Coast’s voice in Sacramento, and as a partner with Visit California’s global marketing and advertising campaigns.