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6 things to do this weekend on the Central Coast

Posted at 11:35 AM, Mar 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-22 14:35:34-04

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

SATURDAY, MARCH 23

Library Book Sale
10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Morro Bay Library, 625 Harbor St., Morro Bay
No library card is needed to participate in this book sale benefiting the Morro Bay Friends of the Library.
Free event.
Click here for more information.

Central Coast Brewing 21st Anniversary Party
1-10 p.m.
Central Coast Brewing, 6 Higuera St., San Luis Obispo
Celebrate the brewery’s 21st birthday with beer, food, music, games, a photo booth, and more. Parking is limited and attendees are encouraged to use alternative transportation.
Free event.
Click here for more information.

Twilight Mountain Bike Ride
6-8 p.m.
Los Flores Ranch Park, 6271 Dominion Rd., Santa Maria
Join a guided ride to catch the sunset and ride under the moon. There will be a five-mile round trip ride and an eight-mile round trip ride. Bring water, a helmet, and a headlamp. (Weather permitting.)
Free event.
Click here for more information.

A Musical Extravaganza Journey
7:30-9:30 p.m.
Cultural and Performing Arts Center, Cuesta College, Highway 1, San Luis Obispo
The SLO Wind Orchestra and Cuesta Wind Ensemble join together to present a concert featuring music from Australia, England, France, Mexico, and Japan.
Tickets: $10-$20
Click here to purchase tickets.

SATURDAY – SUNDAY, MARCH 24

Princess Weekend
10 a.m.-3 p.m. (both days)
Santa Barbara Zoo, 500 Ninos Dr., Santa Barbara
Children are invited to dress up as princesses and princes for this special zoo event that’s designed to teach kids about the world’s many frogs, toads and other amphibians that face possible extinction. There will be a “Kiss a Frog” booth, face painting, bounce house, dance party, princess makeovers, and other princess-themed crafts and activities. Plus, “live” princesses like Snow White and Sleeping Beauty will be on hand, along with mermaids, fairies, and other fairytale characters.
Admission: $18 adults, $13 seniors 65+, $11 children 2-12. Parking is $11
Click here for more information.

Princess Weekend at the Santa Barbara Zoo (Photo courtesy Santa Barbara Zoo)

 

Inspired Health & Fitness Expo
10 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday
10 a.m.-3 p.m., Sunday
Alex Madonna Expo Center, 100 Madonna Rd., San Luis Obispo
Meet with more than 100 professionals in the health and wellness industry, including hospitals, dentists, massage therapists, fitness studios, alternative medicine, supplements, beauty, wellness, and weight loss. The event includes educational seminars, medical testing, and a seniors corner. A Superhero 5k Fun Run will kick off the festivities at 8:30 a.m. on Saturday. Runners are encouraged to dress up in costume and prizes will be awarded. The finals for the Central Coast Gymnastics Ninja Agility Challenge will also take place on both days.
Free event.
Click here for more information.

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