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Paso Robles/Solvang Weekend Run (w/a-MINI-zing Race 2) Run


Saturday April 28, 2018 - Sunday April 29, 2018

Mini of Stevens Creek

Meet up at 7:45 am leave dealership at 8:30 am

Park at the dealership (they are clearing out the front for NorCal).

Gas up before arriving. There is a 76 gas station across from the dealership (corner of Stevens Creek and Kiely).
Dealership to provide coffee and Danish.


FIRST LEG - Mini of Stevens Creek to San Luis Obispo:

Since this will be a long day we will take 101 for a good portion. 3 hrs approx. @ 190 miles traveled.

Gas stop and lunch 1 hour in San Luis Obispo.
2 Gas Stations and food and the four corners of intersection.

296 Santa Rosa St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405

SECOND LEG- San Luis Obispo to Buellton:


Join us on a fun run south to Solvang. This overnight trip will have lots of sights along the way and at our final destination. Solvang has a rich Danish heritage. Founded by Danish immigrants in 1911, Solvang boasts authentic architecture, thatched roofs, old-world craftsmanship and traditional windmills.Named by Sunset magazine as one of the "10 Most Beautiful Small Towns in the Western United States," Solvang's rich heritage dates back to 1911 when adventurous Danish-Americans traversed the plains from Iowa to establish a settlement in the golden state of California. Over 1 million visitors come each year to experience the northern European culture, cuisine and unique boutique shopping. The pedestrian-friendly village hosts three museums, 15 inns and hotels, a full-service guest ranch, meeting facilities, 30+ restaurants and bakeries, 150 retail shops and the Solvang Theaterfest, an alfresco 700-seat theater. The feature film "Sideways" was filmed in Solvang and highlighted the regions' celebrated world-class wines.

The Solvang Conference & Visitors Bureau staffs a Visitors Center in Downtown Solvang. Visitor Center, open 7 days a week, 9 AM - 5 PM, is located at:

1639 Copenhagen Drive
Solvang, California 93463 
Phone - 805-688-6144

Where to stay:



Hotels in area that will do one night reservation:

Holiday Inn Solvang 805.688.2018
Solvang Garden Boutique 805.688.4404
Quality Inn Buellton 805.688.0022
Anderson Pea Soup Inn Buellton 508.688.3216
Santa Ynez Marriott Buellton 805.688.100

Rates range from $125 to $225 depending on room type.  I would call and make reservation if you are considering the run.  All other hotel require 2 night stay for weekends.