Special Events at the Ballard Inn and Restaurant
|Summer Wine Maker Dinner Series
Join us Friday, June 7th at 6:30
Storm Wine Maker Dinner
Featuring the exceptional cuisine of Chef Budi
Paired with the hand crafted wines of Ernst Storm
“At Storm Wines our intention is to create balanced wines that have poise and elegance with underlying structure.
Ultimately our goal is to create those wines that can be enjoyed with family, friends and great cuisine.”
Chef Budi salutes American Craft Beer
with Firestone Walker
Beer Maker Dinner Sunday, May 19th @ 6:00
5 course dinner paired with Firestone Walker’s Wild Ales
$85 per person (not including tax or gratuity)
Call today for reservations 800-638-2466
|Stop by our table and enjoy Chef Budi’s specially prepared bacon tidbit!
“As Local Farmers, Winemakers, and Barrel men, Saarloos and Sons is excited to invite
the world into our valley, our home, and our Backyard.
Bacon and Barrels is about our wonderfully inviting community and sharing the bounty that is the Santa Ynez Valley.
Welcome to Hog Heaven. No Snobs. ”
— Keith Saarloos
The Ballard Inn is proud to feature the artwork of Santa Ynez Valley resident Gwen Cates. Her breathtaking paintings capture the beauty of our local landscapes, and are a wonderful way to commemorate your trip to the Wine Country. Please visit www.gwencates.com for additional information about this talented artist.
The Ballard Inn is centrally located in the heart of The Santa Ynez Valley making it the perfect location to stay to enjoy many of the wonderful celebrations the valley has to offer.
Old Santa Ynez Days
Day in the Country
Old Fashioned Christmas
Los Olivos Olive and Jazz Festival
Old Fashioned 4th of July
Solvang Christmas Parade
Taste of Solvang, Vintners Festival
Amgen Bike Tour
Century Bike Race