Enchanted Evening 2011
Thank you all who attended Twilight on the Terrace 2016
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Twilight on the Terrace 2016

Come and relax among the Esplanade, Terraces, and magnificent gardens surrounding the Castle! Take pleasure in sips and tastes from many of the finest wineries, breweries, restaurants and caterers along the Central Coast.

Dance tunes from the San Luis Jazz Band will bring guests to their feet for dancing on the Main Terrace in front of Casa Grande!

And a first…the north terrace will feature a Violin & Cello Lounge, photo booth, silent auction and a brew garden!


View the photo gallery from Twilight on the Terrace 2015
View the photo gallery from Twilight on the Terrace 2014
View the photo gallery from Twilight on the Terrace 2013
View the photo gallery from Twilight on the Terrace 2012

Holiday Feast 2014
Holiday Feast 2009 The Holiday Feast banquet recreates the glamour of those heady times when the movers and shakers of the day gathered in William Randolph Hearst’s hilltop home for a taste of the truly good life: fabulous food and wine, good company, spirited conversation and great entertainment.

View slideshow of Holiday Feast 2014

View slideshow of Holiday Feast 2013

View slideshow of Holiday Feast 2009

Enchanted Evening 2012
Enchanted Evening 2012Our Annual Gala Fundraiser, Enchanted Evening begins with sparkling wine at sunset by the Neptune Pool. The evening features a silent auction and musical entertainment on "C" Terrace. Dinner al fresco surrounded by the beautiful Santa Lucia Mountains and spectacular Castle views, while large screens feature international travel and movie clips, inspired by the journeys of WRH. Finally, there will be dancing on the Neptune Terrace.

View the photo gallery of this amazing event!

Past Enchanted Evening photo galleries
2011    2010    2009

No Place Like Home: Friends of Hearst Castle
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Sundown BBQ at Hearst Ranch Dairy Barn, 2011
Polish up your cowboy boots, grab your Stetson
& your dance partner! Come meet new friends
at the Hearst Ranch Dairy Barn!
Enjoy Hearst Ranch Beef &
Hearst Ranch Wines.
Music * Dancing * Western BBQ Fun!

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ArtReach Program
ArtReach was launched in 2010 as a visual arts program that partners San Luis Obispo County’s talented artists with underserved youth seeking artistic outlets and visual expression. Funded in part by proceeds from Plein Air Invitational art sales at Twilight on the Terrace and bids for education at Enchanted Evening auctions, the ArtReach program has been a collaboration with the North County Regional Division of the YMCA of San Luis Obispo County... Read more

ArtReach Program
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2011    2010

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