Sunday Brunch at Rhumb Line - The Sunset Restaurant - December 6, 2013 through December 15, 2013
Spend your Sunday morning enjoying scenic harbor views as you experience traditional brunch items with a few unique dishes exclusive to the Rhumb Line. The brunch menu includes Eggs Benedict, Cre'me Brule'e French Toast, Super Fluffy Pancakes, Omelets, Mimosas and Bloody Marys. The Rhumb Line's Sunday Brunch menu is available from 10am to 2pm year round.
Downtown Ventura Food Tour - December 6, 2013 through December 28, 2013
Explore Downtown Ventura with local experts while experiencing a unique combination of food tastings, cultural history, culinary knowledge and healthy walking. You will not only sample some of the best eateries Ventura has to offer, but you get an intimiate behind the scenes look at many of these establishments. These guided walking food tours generally run about 3 hours long as you make stops at 6 different locations. Bring comfortable walking gear and a hearty appetite! Tours are held on weekends only and require advance purchase.
For more information, please visit www.VenturaFoodTours.com.
Ventura (Downtown) Farmers Market - December 6, 2013 through December 28, 2013
The Downtown Ventura Farmers Market
is held at the City Parking Lot on the corner of Santa Clara and Palm Street every Saturday from 8:30am to 12pm. The market is open rain or shine every week and offers selections of the freshest fruit, produce, baked items, flowers and more! All Ventura County Certified Farmers' Market vendors must raise, catch, gather, grow or produce any product sold at the Ventura County Farmers Markets.
Ventura (Midtown) Farmers Market - December 6, 2013 through December 18, 2013
The Midtown Ventura Farmers Market
is held at the Pacific View Mall in the West Parking Lot every Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. The market is open rain or shine every week and offers selections of the freshest fruit, produce, baked goods, plants and more! All Ventura County Certified Farmers' Market vendors must raise, catch, gather, grow or produce any product sold at the Ventura County Farmers Markets.
7th Annual Buenaventura Art Association Ornament Competition - December 6, 2013 through December 14, 2013
The 7th Annual Buenaventura Art Association Ornament Competition is a benefit for the Ventura Education Partnership with the donaated handmade ornaments that are sold. All submitted ornament entries must use at least one straw and must be able to be hung with a hook. All entries must be submitted on or before December 13. The Prize Award Party will be on December 14 from 4 PM - 7 PM.
Location: Harbor Village Gallery, which is within walking distance at just 0.2 miles from the Vagabond Inn Ventura hotel.
First Fridays - December 6, 2013
The First Friday of every month, art spaces in downtown and midtown Ventura offer collectible artworks on display, receptions, demonstrations, artist talks, gallery tours, and exhibits. First Friday aims to promote the appreciation and sales of art in a relaxed, supportive, and fun environment.
Locations: Artists' Union Gallery, Bell Arts Factory, Buenaventura Gallery, Stoneworks Studio & Gallery, Sylvia White Gallery, Vita Art Center, Working Artists Ventura, Art City Studios, and Studio 1317. Hours: 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM.
Ventura Winter Wine Walk and Holiday Street Fair - December 7, 2013
The Ventura Winter Wine Walk and Holiday Street Fair returns to Downtown Ventura with vendors, live entertainment, food, music, and more.
Location: Downtown Ventura on Main St., which is just 4.1 miles from the Vagabond Inn Ventura hotel. The Holiday Street Fair is from 12 PM - 8 PM, with the Ventura Winter Wine Walk starting at 4 PM. Admission is free.
Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony - December 7, 2013
Downtown Ventura is having their annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony in front of the Mission on Main Street. The event will also have the local choirs singing, chance to meet Santa Claus, and more for the whole family.
Location: 200 East Main St., which is just 0.7 miles from the Vagabond Inn Ventura hotel.
Crossroads of the West Gun Show - December 21, 2013 through December 22, 2013
The Crossroads of the West Gun Show attracts more guests than any other gun show in America, from the once-a-year hunter to the avid gun collector. With hundreds of vendors too buy or sell guns, this event is not one to miss for a gun enthusiast.
Location: Ventura County Fairgrounds, which is just 3 minutes from the Vagabond Inn Ventura hotel. Hours: Saturday from 9 AM - 5 PM and Sunday from 9 AM - 4PM.