Rancho Cielo hosts various fundraising events throughout the year to raise awareness of and advance our mission. Your support helps to provide a transforming and meaningful experience for our students while also impacting the economic vitality of our local community.

See Drummond Culinary Academy students in action with local chefs at this exclusive food and wine event with a western flair.

Support a community oriented fundraiser celebrating the agricultural bounty of the Salinas Valley — all proceeds benefit our programs.

Experience the magic of Rancho Cielo up close while enjoying world-class entertainment, food and wine. 

More Philanthropic Events

From our Taste of Markon strolling dinner and car shows on campus to partner opportunities with the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance and The Quail: A Motorsports Gathering, there are many other events hosted by and for Rancho Cielo that support and advance our mission. You can also attend one of our Friday Night Dinners.

If you are interested in developing a benefit event, please contact our Development & Fundraising Coordinator, Jadrian Clausen, at 831-444-3501 or

Host Your Own Event

Our campus provides a beautiful backdrop for your personal and business occasions. We cater small private events on-site with our Drummond Culinary Academy and offer facility rentals for large celebrations, team building, sports and other social events.