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Thinking Ahead: Holiday Private Parties At the Ranch

by Chelsea Elizabeth Photography
Alisal River Terrace by Chelsea Elizabeth Photography

While most folks right now are in the throws of lazy, hot summer days, delicious BBQ, and sipping a lemonade in the shade of a Sycamore by a lazy river, savvy event planners are busy at work thinking ahead to the holiday season and special dinners and parties they need to plan for their company or clients.  They know that prime event days during the holidays get sold out earlier in the year, and when an event is routinely held at the same traditional location annually, it can make it even more challenging to find an alternative date the closer December comes. Continue reading Thinking Ahead: Holiday Private Parties At the Ranch

Holiday Party Trends 2015: Fresh Twists on Ranch Traditional Favorites

Alisal Christmas Tree in SycamoreIt is Autumn officially.  And while we at the ranch are still in the middle of weddings, corporate events and beautiful warm weather here in Santa Barbara and the Santa Ynez Valley, it’s especially hard to imagine cold weather, warm fires, cozy food , family and holiday celebration.  Yet, our emails and phones are buzzing with Continue reading Holiday Party Trends 2015: Fresh Twists on Ranch Traditional Favorites