6 things to do this weekend on the Central Coast

Posted at 12:09 PM, Nov 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-02 15:09:24-04

Looking for something fun to do this weekend? Here are some of the events happening around the Central Coast:


Cayucos Car Show
9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Downtown Ocean Ave., Cayucos
Check out dozens of classic and custom cars, plus enjoy live music, a beer garden, and BBQ at the Vet’s Hall.
Free event.

Arbor Day Celebration
10 a.m.-noon
Santa Rosa Park, 1150 Oak St., San Luis Obispo
Celebrate San Luis Obispo’s designation as a Tree City USA, help plant trees and learn proper care techniques from the city’s certified arborists. Art by local elementary school students will also be on display.
Free event.

Día de los Muertos
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Mission Plaza, San Luis Obispo
View decorated altars, watch traditional dances and listen to live mariachi music. Presented by Wilshire Hospice, this event also includes a death cafè, artists, arts and crafts vendors, educational talks, costume and altar contests, Mexican food and beverages, and decorating of sugar skulls.
Free event.
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2017 Wilshire Hospice Dia de los Muertos celebration in San Luis Obispo’s Mission Plaza. (Photo courtesy K. Donohue Photography)



Templeton Holiday Craft Boutique
9 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday
10 a.m.-3 p.m., Sunday
American Legion Hall, 805 S. Main St., Templeton
Browse handmade goods from more than two dozen local vendors, including knitters and crocheters, jewelry makers, soap and lotion makers, soy candle manufacturers, welders, and more.
Free event.
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Cops ‘N Kids Field Day
11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Soto Sports Complex, 1275 Ash St., Arroyo Grande
The Arroyo Grande Police Department and 22 other law enforcement agencies from San Luis Obispo County will be on hand to meet with kids and show off their vehicles and equipment. The event includes a landing by the CHP helicopter, K-9 demonstrations, bomb squad demonstrations, a SWAT vehicle, free T-shirts, hot dogs, and a bicycle raffle.
Free event.
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8th Annual Soupabration!
Noon-3 p.m.
Morro Bay Community Center, 1001 Kennedy Way, Morro Bay
Ten local restaurants will vie for the “Best Soup” awards. In addition to lots of soup, the event will include food vendors, homemade treats, presentations with Pacific Wildlife Care’s wildlife ambassadors, silent and live auctions, plus beer, wine and cider tasting. Proceeds benefit Pacific Wildlife Care.
Tickets: $50-$75
Click here to purchase tickets.

For a listing of additional events and to add your own, check out our online community calendar.