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6 things to do this weekend on the Central Coast

Posted at 8:00 AM, Jan 25, 2019

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


Cambria Art & Wine Festival
Various times and locations throughout the village of Cambria
Enjoy wine tastings and peruse the Artist’s Faire featuring demonstrating artists, raffles, barbecue lunch, and more.
Tickets: $40-$45
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Templeton Farmer’s Market
9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Templeton Park, 6th and Crocker Streets
Shop for fresh, local fruits and vegetables directly from the farmers who grew them.
Free event.
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Dance Beyond Convention
4 p.m.
Morro Bay High School, 235 Atascadero Rd., Morro Bay
High school dancers from across San Luis Obispo County will gather during the day to take master classes from four accomplished choreographers. At the end of the day, they’ll present a showcase for the public of dances from each high school.
Admission: $8

Bach in the Mission IX – Music for the King
8 p.m.
Mission San Luis Obispo
Members of Cal Poly’s Chamber Choir, Symphony and faculty join with guest artists to perform the music of J.S. Bach and his contemporaries, Purcell and Handel.
Tickets: $10-$15
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Mission San Antonio’s Annual Cutting of the Roses & Brunch
10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Mission San Antonio de Padua, 1 Mission Rd., Jolon
Receive a rose cutting from the mission gardens and enjoy a brunch of enchiladas, eggs, rice, beans, coffee, and juice. Donations are requested for the rose cuttings as this event is a fundraiser for the mission’s earthquake retrofit project.
Brunch tickets: $10
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Nat Fast Children’s Art Day
Noon-4 p.m.
Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum, 705 S. McClelland St., Santa Maria
Children and their families are invited to paint, draw, sing, and dance with professional artists. The event celebrates the life of artist and teacher Nat Fast. It will include performances by a string trio from the Santa Maria Philharmonic Society, folklorico dancers from Righetti High School, and teachers from Mini Melodies. There will also be painting and drawing demonstrations and craft projects.
Admission: $6; children under 2 admitted for free
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For a listing of additional events and to add your own, check out our online community calendar.