Local Central Coast event calender from Cayucos to Cambria and Morro Bay
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- Cayucos Farmer's Market • Fridays, 2014 - Memorial Weekend thru Labor Day
A great opportunity to buy local products, produce, plants and flowers. 10am-12:30pm. Cayucos Vet's Hall parking lot. Contact Lola (805) 296-2056
- Cambria Farmer's Market • Fridays
2:30-5:00pm. Veterans' Memorial Hall. (805) 924-1260
- Morro Bay Fish and Farmer's Market
Thursday 3-5pm. 2650 Main St.
Saturday 3-6pm. Main Street, between Harbor and Morro. Local growers sell fresh-picked fruit, vegetables, and flowers. Local fish is also available depending on the season. Local crafts and musicians.
- Pismo Beach Farmers Market
Wednesdays from 3pm-7pm at the Pismo Beach Pier for fresh produce, food and handmade items. For more information visit pismochamber.com.
Piedras Blancas Lighthouse Tours :: Cambria. (28 miles north) Tours are offered Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays, excluding Federal holidays. Meet at the former Piedras Blancas Motel, located 1 1/1 miles north of light station at 9:45 a.m. Do not wait at the gate to the lighthouse. $10 for adults, $5 for ages 6-17, and free for children 5 and under.. Special arrangements must be made for groups of 10 or more - call 927-7361. Click here for more info
Concerts in the Park • Templeton Park Gazebo • Live music 6:30-8:30pm.
Concerts at Mission Plaza • Downtown San Luis Obispo. June - August. 5:30-7:30pm. (805) 541-0286
Concerts in the Park 2013• Paso Robles • June - August . Paso Robles City Park Bandstand, Fridays 5:30-7:30 pm. Food and Music. www.pasoroblesdowntown.org. (805) 238-4103
Concert by the Sea • Cambria, Shamel Park 2-4pm. Fourth Sunday of Month. (805) 927-3624
Atscadero Movies in the Park 8/3/13, 8/10/13, 8/17/13, 8/24/13 (Sunken Gardens)
Atascadero Concerts in the Park 8/3/13, 8/10/13 (Atascadero Lake Park)
Tapas at Robin's • Cambria • Tapas, local wines and music. 6:00-9:00pm. (805) 9275007
7-11 • Tall Ships Arrive :: Looking for a little high-seas adventure? Then steer toward Morro Bay for the highly anticipated return visit of the majestic tall-ship Lady Washington as well as the topsail ketch Hawaiian Chieftain. During their stay, the Lady Washington and Hawaiian Chieftain will be offering walk-on tours and two options for sailing excursions. Crewin 18th century costumes will welcome visitor’s dockside for ship handling demonstrations, sea shanty singing and story telling. During the weekend, ticketed guests can come aboard for battles and an adventure cruise.
22-23 • Dollhouse & Miniatures Show :: Community Center on Kennedy Way, hours are 10am to 4pm on Saturday and 11am to 3pm on Sunday. (805) 772-7858
23 • Western Dance Jamboree :: For those longing tolearn the new western line dances, the Western Dance Jamboree provides a whole day of workshops and an evening dance at the Veteran’s Memorial Building, 1000 Main Street. Have a romping good time. For more information contact the Cambria Chamber of Commerce at 805-927-3624. More info: www.cambriachamber.org
||5-9 • SLO International Film Festival 2014 :: $9-$25. (805) 546-FILM. www.slofilmfest.org
8-9 • Cayucos Sea Glass Festival :: Cayucos Vet’s Hall (at the foot of the Pier); Entry: $5.00 Preview Shopping on Saturday 9:00am – 10:00am $15.00 for the first 200 people.
Calling all Sea Glass enthusiasts, Sea Glass craftspeople and Sea Glass jewelers and artists! Come discover why sea glass collecting is so popular on coasts all over the world. Cayucos Chamber of Commerce is hosting this exciting Central Coast event by the beach. Vendors from around the nation will be selling and displaying their sea glass treasures and creations. Also, place your bids at the silent auctions to win some great prizes. Local wine, beer and food vendors will be selling their specialties under the tent next door, and enjoy live music overlooking the surf.
Richard LaMotte, renowned author of “Pure Sea Glass”, will be selling and signing his merchandise. Become a sea glass expert at the new Sea Glass Discovery Station and smile for the camera with real mermaids. More info at cayucosseaglass.com
TBA • Peddlers Faire, Arroyo Grande :: Participants wanted! $25 per space;
bring your own items to sell;
donate un-wanted items at the end of the sale for a tax write off!
All proceeds from space fee goes to Five Cities Vineyard Missions Team Five Cities. Location: Vineyard Church,
330 Stanton Street ,
Tel: (805) 474-9984 or Event Coordinator Vanessa Rozo (805) 709-0624.
14-16 • Vintage Paso: Zinfandel and Other Wild Wines :: During Vintage Paso, producers and enthusiasts come together in celebration of everything that Zinfandel and the Other Wild Wines of Paso Robles add to your palate and your experience. Enjoy a zin-filled weekend with activities including winemaker dinners, exclusive Zinfandel tastings, winery and vineyard tours and so much more! pasowine.com or call (805) 239-8463
TBA • Cayucos Cellars Zinfandel Party #9 :: Join us for a great evening of wine, food and music at the historic Borradori Garage. Proceeds benefit the Morro Bay Community Pool Foundation.
Event includes our fine Zinfandels and blends, wonderful food by the Sea Shanty Restaurant and desserts from the Brown Butter Cookie Company and Negranti Dairy and Artisan Creamery. In addition to our fine wines, we’ll be pouring Cayucos Beach Ale for beer drinkers. 6-10pm. www.cayucoscellars.com
TBA • Cayucos Seaside Rotary 5th Anniversary and Fundraiser Mardi Gras :: 6-9pm, Cayucos Vet's Hall.
Fun, food, music and live entertainment awaits you. For tickets contact Dick Moore, 805-995-1661.
TBA • Cambria Annual Fish Fry :: Cambria Fishing Club will have it's annual fish fry at the Joslyn Center featuring Local Rock fish. Take-Out Dinners this year are from 4 to 6 p.m. Dine-in starts this year at 5:00 p.m. (one hour earlier than last year). We still have tickets available, so please feel free to drop by the office from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday through Friday (before we sell out!)—Fish Fry is ALWAYS a sell-out and a treat not to be missed. 5:00 pm Joslyn Center. For more info call the Joslyn Center at 927-3364.
TBA • Visit the Easter Bunny :: 11am - 2pm. Downtown City Park Holiday House, Paso Robles.
TBA • Cayucos Easter Egg Hunt & Dog Parade :: by Cayucos Lioness Club
TBA • Cayucos Easter Bonnet Dog Parade :: Dress up your favorite pooch in their best Easter Bonnet and outfit. Prizes awarded for Best Costume, Best Behaved, Best Bonnet and many more. Sponsored by Cayucos Lioness Club. 805-995-1545
TBA • Cambria Easter Egg Hunt - 8 am Shamel Part :: The Easter Bunny will be there. Balloons & prizes for 8yrs and under. Special egg hunt for 2 yrs. and under. Admission is free.
19 • Cayucos Easter Egg Hunt :: 10am, Hardie Park Bring the kids, hunt for eggs and meet the Easter Bunny! Hosted by Cayucos Lioness Club. Contact Mary Wulf and Nadine Lilley (805) 995-1545
5-6 • City Wide Yard Sale :: Join the Morro Bay Community for their annual citywide yard sale. Discover rare treasures sold throughout beautiful Morro Bay. Participating residents are advised to begin selling at 8 a.m. both days and close at 2 p.m.Morro Bay Chamber of Commerce (805) 772-4467.
TBA • Western Art Show :: Annual Cattleman's Western Art Show at the Paso Robles Fairgrounds Event Center. www.cattlemenswesternartshow.com
TBA • Earth Day Festival :: Eco-friendly cusine and entertainment in Santa Margarita. 1-5pm. www.earthdayfoodandwine.com
TBA • ANNUAL CAMBRIA WILDFLOWER SHOW :: 12-5 pm Cambria Vets Hall. A display of fresh wildflowers collected from the Moterey County line to the Morro Bay Estuary and from the coastal bluffs to the ridge of the Santa ALucia Mountains. Donation at the door $3. Students of all ages FREE. Sponsored by Friends of the Fiscalini Ranch. Phone: 805-927-2856
TBA • Strawberry Festival :: Santa Maria celebrates their most popular crop with carnival rides, entertainment and wine tastings. Santa Maria Fairpark, (800) 549-0036, www.santamariafairpark.com
19 • Miracle Miles for Kids 10K Walk/Run :: Lace up with the Family Care Network’s (FCNI) 11th annual Miracle Miles for Kids (MM4K). Join FCNI from 8:30am to 12:00pm starting at Morro Rock in Morro Bay as we continue 11 years of running for a reason on the Central Coast.
MM4K’s unique 6.2 mile all-sand course runs from the start at Morro Rock, along the water, and to Cayucos Pier, following one of the most beautiful stretches of beach in California. MM4K is perfect for all types—from serious athletes trying to beat personal records, to casual beach runners, to people looking for fun for the whole family. We invite all to register online at www.mm4k.com or in person on April 19th between 6:00 and 8:00 am at Morro Rock in Morro Bay. Early birds can enjoy a special discounted registration cost of $35 for adults, and $15 for children.
For over a decade, MM4K participants have come together with the community in support of the children and families served by FCNI, cumulatively raising last year’s goal of $1 Million. Thousands more will join this year in MM4K to help advance FCNI’s mission of enhancing the lives of children and families in partnership with the community. MM4K is proof that together, we can truly make a difference in the live of children and families in need in the Central Coast..
TBA • Vintage Sidecar Rendezvous ... Antique Motorcycles :: 9-3pm, City Park, Atascadero.
TBA • Morro Bay Kite Festival :: Colorful kites take to the sky. This is a free event. Fun for the family. Morro Bay Chamber of Commerce (805) 772-4467
TBA • Annual Cruisin' Morro Bay Car Show :: Classic cars from around the country cruise to Morro Bay to show off their shines. (805) 772-4467. morrobaycarshow.org
4 • Cayucos Antiques & Collectibles Street Faire :: Enjoy springtime while seeking out something old and something new! There is something for everyone at this sale. Downtown Ocean Ave. becomes a pedestrian zone while browsers and shoppers can checkout the many goods being offered by local and visiting vendors. Food is also on the menu, be it from a Cayucos eatery or one of our visiting vendors. 7 am - 4 pm. Ocean Ave. (805) 995-1664. Download application here
Cayucos Tavern turns really old
10 • Chili Cook-Off and Classic Car Show :: Cambria. Music, prizes, entertainment, and great beers at the Pinedorado Grounds. 10am-4pm, 927-3624.
TBA • Mermaid & Pirate Parade :: Children dress-up to promenade on the boardwalk from Morro Rock to the Dockside Restaurant from 10:30-11:30am! Morro Bay Chamber of Commerce (805) 772-4467
TBA • Great Western Bicycle Rally :: All ages and abilities in Paso Robles. 866-909-4927. greatwesternbicyclerally.com
16-18 • Paso Robles Wine Festival :: Paso Robles Wine Festival is the marquee tasting event held along California's Central Coast. Wine Festival is always held the third weekend in May and offers guests the opportunity to taste Paso Robles wine in the charming Downtown City Park. The delicious wine of Paso Robles is complemented by local epicurean delights, featured throughout the weekend. Wine Festival is complete with winemaker dinners, live music and open house festivities at area wineries throughout Paso Robles Wine Country.www.PASOWINE.COM
24 • May Madness Fundraiser for Fourth of July Fireworks :: An evening of Cayucos hometown enjoyment with dinner, fun and prizes galore. Tickets $150.00/couple, available at the Sea Shanty or call: 805-995-1200.
6pm-9pm Cayucos Vet's Hall.
24-26 • Peddler's Faire :: Take a stroll along the many vendors selling antiques, homemade products, flea market items, clothing, jewelry, and more. Bring an appetite too, whether you choose to satisfy it with delectables from visiting vendors or some of Cayucos' great eateries.9am-5pm Cayucos Creek Lot (between Hardie Park and Ocean Ave.) Note* Cost: $90.00 for the first space, $65.00 for each additional space. Download Application
TBA • Festival of the Arts :: Celebrate the Arts and Environment in Paso Robles. The downtown city park comes alive with art, music, children’s activities, street performers, environmental booths and more. FREE. 10 am to 5 pm. www.prcity.com/fota
24-26 • Antique Gas and Steam Engine Show :: Ocean Ave and D St. Contact Ben Ostini 805-423-4865
24-26 • Memorial Day Weekend Peddler's Faire :: 9am-5pm Cayucos Creek Lot (between Hardie Park and Ocean Ave.) Take a stroll along the many vendors selling antiques, homemade products, flea market items, clothing, jewelry, and more. Bring an appetite too, whether you choose to satisfy it with delectables from visiting vendors or some of Cayucos' great eateries. 9am-5pm Cayucos Creek Lot (between Hardie Park and Ocean Ave.) Download application here
TBA • Art in the Park :: Morro Bay Art Association, 805-772-2504
26 • Lost at Sea Memorial Day Service at the Pier :: Monday, 3pm-4pm. In memory of our US Veterans and those Lost at Sea. Officiated by the Cayucos-Seaside Rotary Club and Cayucos Lions Club.
||Sundays In The Park :: Cambria. 2:00pm - 4:00pm Shamel Park. Live music. Free
TBA • Morro Bay Music Festival :: Benefiting local non-profits. Tri-tip sandwiches and a seafood BBQ featuring albacore, oysters and other seasonal choices.. 805-772-1155 or visit www.mbmusicfest.com
TBA • The Craft Fair :: Cambria Vets' Hall Parking Lot 9am-5pm. Admission is free. www.thecraftfair.org
TBA • Central Coast Oyster Festival :: Will be take place next to the Morro Bay Oyster Farm in Morro Bay, CA on Saturday, June 16, 12-8PM. Featuring 20 food vendors, amazing local wines, exclusive micro “oyster brew” specifically crafted & designed for the Central Coast Oyster Festival brought to you by Tap It Brewery, specialty cocktails, and all day LIVE ENTERTAINMENT from Walk Off The Earth, Hot Buttered Rum, TROPO & Neon Russell! 12-8 p.m. www.centralcoastoysterfestival.org
TBA • 28th Annual Pismo Beach Car Show :: 1000 classic cars and street rods and 125,000
spectators over the three days. www.thepismobeachclassic.com. 866-450-7468
TBA • Atascadero Wine Festival :: Wines from local award-winning winemakers, arts and craft displays, live music and free zoo admission. Atascadero's Pavilion on the Lake. $35-40. www.atascaderowinefestival.com. 805-466-2044
TBA • Country Coast Classic Bike Ride :: Century 100-mile ride, Half Century and 25-mile ride. Benefits Cambria YMCA. www.countrycoastclassic.org. Cambria, 805-543-8235
May thru August • Twilight Concerts in the Park :: Paso Robles City Park Bandstand, Fridays 5:30-7:30 pm. Refreshments, Hors d'oeuvres. www.pasoroblesdowntown.org. 805-238-4103
TBA • The Craft Fair :: Cambria Vets' Hall Parking Lot 9am-5pm. Admission is free. www.thecraftfair.org
4-7 • Art in the Park :: Vendors display a variety of arts and crafts in Morro Bay Park. Morro Bay Art Association, 805-772-2504. www.morrobayartassociation.org
TBA Pancake breakfast :: 8am-12pm Cayucos Vets Hall
4 • Cayucos Independence Day Celebration
- Sand Sculpture Contest • 5am-8am by the pier Contact Cayucos Lions Club
- Annual Parade 10am, Ocean Ave. For application, contact Dick Moon 805-995-1218
- Lion's BBQ/food • 11am-3pm, Vet's Hall Contact Cayucos Lions Club
- Lioness Bingo • 1-4pm, Vets Hall
- Fireworks 9pm, from the Cayucos Pier [Float entries and registration]
- New Times article from July 7th, 2010 about the Cayucos 4th of July Parade
TBA • Peddler's Faire :: 9am-4pm Cayucos Creek Lot (between Hardie Park and Ocean Ave.) Take a stroll along the many vendors selling antiques, homemade products, flea market items, clothing, jewelry, and more. Bring an appetite too, whether you choose to satisfy it with delectable's from visiting vendors or some of Cayucos' great eateries.
4 • Morro Bay Fireworks :: Morro Bay Tidelands Park. Bike Parade 11am., 9pm fireworks. www.morrobay4th.org
TBA • 2013 Brian Waterbury Memorial Rock to Pier Run and Rock'n Around the Pier Half Marathon :: The date for the 2013 Brian Waterbury Memorial Rock to Pier Run and the Rock'n Around the Pier Half Marathon will be on Saturday July 13 with an 8 am start. Low tide is .6 at 7:54 am. Registration will begin May 6, 2013. »more info
TBA • Central Coast Wine Classic :: Experience the beauty and diversity of California's Central Coast! Participate in the 2010 Twenty-Sixth Annual Central Coast Wine Classic. 805-544-1285. www.centralcoastwineclassic.org
TBA • 2014 Portuguese Celebration and Parade:: 89th Annual Portuguese Celebration will assemble to celebrate an over 700 year-old tradition brought from the Azores by pioneering Portuguese families. This weekend celebration will take place at the Veterans Memorial Building at the foot of the pier in Cayucos, CA.
The festivities will begin Saturday the 14th at 6pm with Linguica Sandwiches ($5 until sold out). Recitation of the Rosary will begin at 6:30pm. Dancing by Lightning & Whispers (Traditional Portuguese Folk Dance and American music) from 7:00 to 11:00pm, with Grand March showcasing the queens at 8:00pm. All of these events are open to the public.
Sunday the 15th will commence at the Veterans Building with the parade of Queens and their courts, from all over California at 10:30am. The parade will march to St. Joseph’s Catholic Church for 11:00am mass where the coronation Senior and Junior Queen will take place. These 2012 queens will lead the parade back to the Veterans Building where there will be a BBQ from 11:30am to 2:00pm. The BBQ is $15 a plate (Top block and all the trimmings). The auction will begin at 2:00pm with the raffle drawing following the auction. »view flyer
TBA • Cambria Summer Fair :: 9am-5pm Vets' Hall parking lot
On Saturday and Sunday, July 14th & 15th at 9:00 am to 5:00 pm many artists and craftspeople from all over California will be presenting their wares at the Cambria Veterans' Building parking lot. Admission is free and there will be a pancake breakfast available both days from 8:00 am until 11:00 am at the adjoining American Legion club house. Come join us for a wonderful and interesting day in downtown Cambria!
TBA • Santa Barbara French Festival :: Continuous entertainment on 3 stages with dance, music, and interactive demonstrations! Can-can, French jazz, Traditional Folk Dancing, more Can-Can, and the French Johnny Cash! Plenty of great food, wine, beer, Orangina, beautiful arts and crafts and merchandise for shopping! It's fun for all ages including the famous Poodle Parade and the Femmes Fatales Drag Revue! Admission is free so come and check it out. Oak Park. For directions and additional information visit www.frenchfestival.com
TBA • California Mid State Fair :: Paso Robles fairgrounds. Visit midstatefair.com.
Sundays In The Park :: Cambria, Shamel Park 2-4pm. 805-927-3624
Fridays • Concert by the Sea :: Cambria, Shamel Park 2-4pm. 805-927-3624
TBA • Mondo Cellars Wine and Music Fest :: A fun filled afternoon of music, food and of course great wine benefiting Almond Acres Charter Academy. Paso Robles, 12-7pm. For more information visit www.mondocellars.com/events.html
TBA • Winemaker Cook-Off :: River Oaks Hot Springs and Spa in Paso Robles, 6-9pm. Grilled fare prepared by 25 area winemakers pairing wine and food. $75. Visit winemakerscookoff
TBA • Cambria Craft Fair :: Admission is free. 9am-5pm Vets' Hall parking lot. www.thecraftfair.org
TBA • 10th Annual Paso Robles Olive Festival :: Olive Tasting, Olive Oil, Head to Head Cook off, Cooking Contest, Artists, Crafters, Wine Tasting, and more. 10am-5pm at City Park. www.pasoroblesolivefestival.com/
TBA • Summer Art in the Park :: Vendors display a variety of arts and crafts in Morro Bay Park. Morro Bay Art Association (805) 772-2504. www.morrobayartassociation.org
TBA • Yearly test of the San Luis Obispo County Early Warning System sirens and Reverse 911 system :: The Reverse 911 system will be activated for residents and businesses within the Emergency Planning Zone between the hours of 9am and noon. Following the Reverse 911 test, the Early Warning System sirens will sound at noon and again at 12:30 and will last for 3-5 minutes.
TBA • Taste of the Central Coast :: Taste of the Central Coast is an elegant fine food and wine tasting event showcasing local talent while raising funds to support the foster and high-needs children and families served by the Family Care Network. The event features top savory and pastry chefs and vintners on the Central Coast. In addition, the Taste of the Central Coast includes a silent and live auction offering weekend getaways and unique experiences. www.tasteofthecentralcoast.com
TBA • Pinedorado Car Show :: 9am-3pm Pinedorado Grounds on Main Street Cambria. Open Show. All years and makes. Awards, dash plaques, goodie bags, raffle prizes, t-shirts, pub, live music. Entry fee $40. Also, Music, Concessions, Game Booths, Food Booths - Barbecue, Beer & Wine & lots lots more! Contact: Nate Fearance Phone: 927-3531 or 927-2512 »more information.
TBA • Cayucos Fire Department Bar-b-que Fundraiser :: 11:30am-3pm Cayucos Vets Hall Adults $10, Children $8. Contact Cayucos Fire 805-995-3372.
Sept-October • Cayucos Lioness Enchilada Fundraiser:: Come support the Lioness Club. All proceeds make it possible to continue their work in funding many community programs. Pre-orders only. For more info, contact any Lioness or call: 805-995-1432information. Money raised provides Trade School Scholarships
TBA • Peddler’s Faire :: Take a stroll along the many vendors selling antiques, homemade products, flea market items, clothing, jewelry, and more. Bring an appetite too, whether you choose to satisfy it with delectables from visiting vendors or some of Cayucos’ great eateries. Cayucos Creek Lot (between Hardie Park and Ocean Ave). 7am-4pm. »download application
TBA • Dahlia Daze:: Stop and smell the dahlias at the Dahlia Daze! Enjoy wine and cheese, plant sales, and demonstrations by experts on dahlias, the official flower of Morro Bay at the Vet’s Hall, Friday 5 to 8 p.m. and Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
TBA • Summer Art in the Park :: Vendors display a variety of arts and crafts in Morro Bay Park. Morro Bay Art Association (805) 772-2504. www.morrobayartassociation.org
TBA • Avocado & Margarita Festival :: Enjoy California Avocados in all variations of culinary delights as well as refreshing margaritas, beer, local wines, specialty foods, live entertainment, arts and crafts vendors. You could win a Year Supply of Avocados! Saturday 11 am-7 pm, Sunday 11 am-4 pm. 714 Embarcadero, Morro Bay. AvoMargFest.com
TBA • Central Coast Woodcarvers Annual Show :: More that 30 local and statewide carvers display their craft. Demonstrations, contest and raffles; tools and carvings for sale. Sat. 10am-5pm, Sun. 10am-4pm. Adults $2, under 12, free. Cayucos Vet’s Hall.
TBA • Taste of Downtown (16th Annual) :: 11-4pm, City Park, Paso Robles.
TBA • WALK TO END ALZHEIMERS :: This year both runners and walkers of all ages will have the opportunity to exercise their support for the Walk to End Alzheimer’s which will be held at Laguna Lake in San Luis Obispo on September 21 and at Waller Park in Santa Maria on September 28th. Registration at both opens at 7:30 am. “Welcome & Promise Garden Ceremony “ starts at 8:30 am. The 3K Walk and the debut 5K Run/Walk starts at 9:00 am. Kids Fun Run for ages 10 and younger starts at 10:00am. Spectators can enjoy family friendly activity booths while waiting for the walkers and runners to finish, after which everyone can enjoy a meal and entertainment. There is no entry fee to join the event, but donations are welcome. All proceeds go to help support your community's local Alzheimer's Association education and client programs. To find out more and to register for the Walk, visit www.alz.org/walk.
TBA • Sunset SAVOR the Central Coast :: Sunset SAVOR the Central Coast, a world-class food and wine event that caters to those in search of the hottest culinary and wine trends from across California and the entire West Coast! Celebrate the beauty and bounty of this coastal region in an incredible 4-day experience. The event showcases area winemakers, chefs, and artisanal food producers. Sunset Magazine's expert editors guide attendees through outdoor adventures and farm excursions. You can also join other guests at exclusive winemaker dinners and amazing culinary showcases by celebrity chefs. For more info please call (805) 541-8000 or visit www.savorcentralcoast.com
TBA • Cambria Oktoberfest :: This annual party offers German food, beverages, music, dancing and singing Proceeds benefit local charities. OKTOBERFEST IN CAMBRIA IS WUNDERBAR! Don't miss the German Car Show on Oct. 1 in the Veterans' Parking Lot. 12 noon - 5pm Vets' Hall 1000 Main St. http://www.cambriaoktoberfest.com
TBA • Cambria Scarecrow and Harvest Festival :: Over one hundred scarecrows will line Cambria streets delighting young and old throughout the month of October. The town will celebrate the scarecrows and the harvest Oct 8 & 9 with live music, good local BBQ, arts and crafts at the Cambria Historical Museum. Admission is free. 805-927-2891. www.cambriascarecrows.com
TBA • Morro Bay Harbor Festival :: An annual celebration of the Central Coast's unique food, wine, lifestyle, and working waterfront. Wine and seafood fair, art and crafts and a wide variety of entertainment. www.mbhf.com. 805-772-1155
TBA • Antiques & Collectibles Street Sale :: Two blocks of Ocean Avenue in downtown Cayucos becomes a pedestrian zone while browsers and shoppers can checkout the many goods being offered by local and visiting vendors. Food is also on the menu, be it from a Cayucos eatery or one of our visiting vendors.7am-4pm.
TBA • Central Coast Oyster Festival :: The 2nd Annual Central Coast Oyster Festival will be held at the Morro Bay Golf Course. 12-8pm.
17-19 • Paso Robles Harvest Wine Weekend :: Harvest is the most colorful time of year in Paso Robles Wine Country and those in the know have long since discovered the experience that can be had while visiting wine country at its height of activity. Held the third weekend in October, wineries celebrate the beginning of the vintage by inviting you into their individual events that are as diverse as the wineries themselves. 800-5499463 Visit their facebook page for more info.
||TBA • Annual Car Show :: Ocean Ave. BBQ 9am-4pm, downtown Cayucos. Cars, music, Beer Garden. (805) 995-3809
Holidays in the Pines :: Special festive holiday events every Thursday through December in Cambria. 805-927-3624
TBA • SLO Vintners Harvest Celebration :: Avila Beach. www.slowine.com
TBA • Cambria Christmas Market :: Friday, Saturday & Sunday Outdoor Market in the German American Tradition. Food, drink, music and gifts. Vendors feature locally made items. Ornaments, toys, jewelry, woolen goods, hand blown glass, candles and more! Nightly entertainment. Nov. 29 - Dec. 23.
Cambria Pines Lodge. Contact: 800-966-6490. www.cambriachristmasmarket.com
TBA • Cayucos Wine & Food Festival :: Cayucos Wine and Food festival showcases the delectable flavors of the Central Coast. Come to Cayucos and enjoy an evening of wine and food tasting. Admission $25 pre-sale or $30 at the door. For more information call Full Moon Wine Bar. (805) 995-0095
1-23 • Holidays in the Pines :: Special festive holiday events every Thursday through December in Cambria. 805-927-3624
TBA • Lighted Boat Parade :: Morro Bay. Local boats of all sizes decorated with lights for the holiday season cruise the harbor. 805-772-4467
TBA • Christmas Tree Lighting :: Corner of Ocean Avenue and D Street. Come join us for caroling and our Annual Christmas Tree Lighting. 5pm.
TBA • Atascadero Street Faire :: Tree lighting, gift booths, carrige rides and more at the Sunken Gardens. 5:30-9:30pm, (805) 462-0177
TBA • Annual Cayucos Christmas Open House :: Ring in the holidays by finding something wonderful for everyone on your list! A one night only event of fun, community celebration and GREAT SHOPPING DEALS offered by local merchants. Free trolley and horse-drawn carriage rides, street carolers, gingerbread house display, Santa, entertainment and refreshments. Community Christmas Tree Lighting with Santa's arrival at 5PM 805-995-1200.
(ongoing) Cayucos Community Art Gallery :: Located at the Vets Hall at the foot of the pier. www.cayucosart.org
TBA • Lion's Childrens Christmas Program :: Cambria - 11:30-2:30 Pinedorado Grounds.
Childrens Christmas Party at the Pinedorado Grounds and Vets' Hall. Santa, games, clowns, stockings & more. Free! Rain or Snow. Contact: Bob Heald Phone: 805-927-3202
TBA • Estero Bluffs Walk :: 10AM. Meet at the San Geronimo Windmill Parking lot (1/2 mile north of Cayucos) for a guided nature walk. 1 - 1.5 hours. Call Candice at 808/347-8141 or go to cayucoslandconservancy.org.
TBA • Christmas Street Faire :: Vendors display their arts and crafts. Morro Bay Merchant'sAssociation (877) 478-9477
|Village People Getting wet at the Polar Bear Dip. Courtesy Jayson Mellom Photography
1 • Polar Bear Dip at Cayucos Pier :: Festivities begin at 9:30am, dip at noon. See more photos
1 • Hike Morro Bay :: At 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 1, hikers will gather at Morro Rock for 1st Hike Morro Bay. The first event of Morro Bay’s Landmark & Legacy year, this easy walk along a section of the California Coastal Trail is being held in conjunction with the California State Parks 150th anniversary celebration.
The free, family-friendly walk, led by State Parks docents, will head north along the beach during one of the lowest tides of the year. Hikers can gaze out across the blue Pacific, soak in the sights and sounds of the crashing surf and observe the wide variety of birds and sea creatures that make the Central Coast their winter home. More info: morrobay50th.com
Ongoing • Cayucos Community Art Gallery :: Featuring new artist works monthly. Located at the Vets Hall at the foot of the pier. www.cayucosartt.org.
TBA • Winter Bird Festival :: Morro Bay. All-day and half-day tours will take participants to a wide variety of habitats. www.morrobaybirdfestival.org
TBA • Cambria Art and Wine Festival :: For information and tickets visit www.cambriaartwine.org
|Cayucos Vet Hall Events
|Every Tuesday 8am
|Every Wednesday 10am - 3pm
|Every Thursday 3:45pm-7:15pm
||Tap Dancing - for info: 927-2436
|Every Friday 10am
||Gold Coast Quilters Meeting
|1st Tuesday 7pm
||Art Demonstration - instruction
|1st Wednesday 4pm
|County Supervisor Bruce Gibson Meeting
|1st Wednesday 7pm-9pm
|Cayucos Citizens Advisory Council Meeting
|2nd Wednesday 10am-2pm
|Seniors Potluck Luncheon
|2nd & 4th Tuesdays 6:30pm-9pm
|Cayucos Lions Club Bar-B-Que and Meeting
|3rd Tuesday 6:30pm-9pm
||Cayucos Lioness Club dinner and Meeting
|3rd Wednesday 5:30pm-7pm
||Cayucos Chamber of Commerce Meeting
|4th Sunday 10:15am
||IDES Board Meeting
The Cayucos Veteran's Hall is a meeting and rental hall facility available to the public. To Book the Vet's Hall or Schedule an event call Arley Robinson (805) 995-0856. Visit the Cayucos Vet's Hall website
for more info.
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