The municipality is adjacent to Vandenberg Air Force Base and agricultural areas devoted to the cultivation of flowers and wine grapes. Santa Ynez Valley is home to a major winemaking region made famous by the movie Sideways.The Chumash Casino Resort in Santa Ynez offers gaming, entertainment, and a spa. The quaint Danish village of Solvang lies just to the East, while Santa Barbara is about an hour's drive down Highway 101.