22nd Annual Atascadero Lakeside Wine Festival returns this weekend
–The 22nd Annual Atascadero Lakeside Wine Festival will take place on Saturday, June 24 from 4-8 p.m. at Atascadero’s scenic Lakeside Park, 9305 Pismo Avenue, Atascadero. This fun filled evening event has grown exponentially throughout the years, having fully emerged as one of the premier and most popular wine festivals on the Central Coast.
We’ll have wineries and breweries pouring throughout the zoo and the park. Zoo admission is included Saturday during the Atascadero Lakeside Wine Festival hours. The Charles Paddock Zoo will be having “Zoo Talks” where you can meet some of your favorite animals all while tasting some of your favorite beers or wines. This boutique wine festival is a winning combination of fine wine and culinary delights, paired with artists displaying their creations, all situated in a beautiful lakeside setting. Live music with Joe Koenig and the Homewreckers will be playing at the Main Bandstand as well as the duo Rewined at the 2nd Stage, adding a fun element for an unforgettable evening.
A shuttle service will provide complimentary transportation within Atascadero to and from 4 local hotels. The shuttle will transport guests to and from the Atascadero Wine Festival beginning at 3:30 p.m., with the last shuttle returning at 8:15 p.m.
The annual festival benefits local community projects and the Charles Paddock Zoo in Atascadero.
Tickets: $60 in advance, $75 at the gate. For more information and online tickets, visit AtascaderoWineFestival.com. Tickets will also be sold at the Atascadero Chamber of Commerce office.