Meet Time: Assemble – 7:30 AM; Briefing – 7:45 AM; Depart – 8:00 AM
Meet Location: The Park at River Walk, 11200 Stockdale Highway
Bring: Drinking water, a full tank of gas, an FRS radio
Trip Duration: 4.75 – 5.25 hours round-trip driving time (depending on your return route), plus time for a pit stop, lunch, and shopping. Estimate to be back in Bakersfield by 6:30 PM if you shop for 2 hours.
Details: This will be a fun drive along scenic and curvy Highway 33 through the Los Padres Forest to the Ventura coast for lunch, cool air, and shopping! After a briefing, we will caravan west towards Cuyama, then south on Highway 33 towards Ventura. We will have a pit stop about halfway there at Santa Barbara Pistachio Company in Ventucopa, where we can sample a variety of famous organic pistachios available for purchase and use the facilities. In Ventura, we will enjoy a delicious lunch with an ocean view at the Aloha Steakhouse ($13+). This is Ventura’s only beachfront restaurant! After lunch, we will caravan to the Camarillo Premium Outlets, which features an amazing 160 retailers. We will disband at the outlets, so everyone can choose to shop for as little or as long as they want.
RSVP by August 13th to Event Leaders
We will meet at 7:30 am at the park in Lost Hills. There is heavy construction going on at the interchange of Hwy 46 and I-5 so give yourself extra time.
The driver’s meeting at 7:45 will be in the parking lot just north of the fire station. We are on the road at 8:00 am. This starts a 2 hour drive with no stops (Depends anyone?). Our route is W/B on Hwy 46 to S/B US 101 to W/B on West 46. We turn N/B on Vineyard Drive.
Our first stop is Jada 5620 Vineyard Dr. where we will have a tasting. Upon leaving Jada we will continue N/B on Vineyard Drive to Brecon Estate 7450 Vineyard Drive where we will have lunch and a tasting. Upon leaving Brecon Estate we will continue N/B Vineyard Drive until we reach the intersection with Adelaida Road where we will turn right E/B driving to the Adelaida tasting room. When we leave Adelaida we continue E/B on Adelaida Road to turn right on Nacimiento Lake Road which turns into 24th St as you enter Paso Robles. Continue on 24th to Spring St. Turn left on Spring St N/B to the motel.
Our Motel is The Best Way Inn 2701 Spring St. Paso Robles. 805 238-0078. AJ is the manager and has blocked the entire motel for us. When you call for reservations ask for AJ and tell him you are with Corvettes of Bakersfield, if you talk to anyone else they will tell you there are no vacancies. Our rate is $140.00. We have to unblock the remaining rooms on 9-14-19.
Your registration fee per person covers the tasting fees, lunch, and a BBQ dinner. We supply water all other beverages are BYOB. For “Party in the Park” we ask each person to bring a raffle prize. Everyone attending should bring a lawn chair and jacket or sweater as it gets cold at night. Every paid registration received before 9-11-19 will be in a drawing for gift certificates to use at the wineries.
This is a friends and family event non-members must sign a waiver