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6 things to do this weekend on the Central Coast

Posted at 11:54 AM, May 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-17 15:06:23-04

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


Monster Skate Competition
9 a.m.-noon
SLO Skate Park, 1050 Oak St., San Luis Obispo
It’s the final round in the Central Coast Monster Skate Park Series. Registration begins at 9 a.m. for all age divisions. The competition starts at 10. Riders must wear a helmet and safety gear.
Entry fee: $15
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Mermaid & Pirate Parade
10-11 a.m.
Morro Rock parking lot, Morro Bay
Kids are encouraged to dress up as mermaids, pirates and sea creatures for a parade from Morro Rock to Tognazzini’s Dockside Too. All children participating will receive a free lunch.
Free event.
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Z-Day California
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Sunken Gardens, 6500 Palma Ave., Atascadero
Check out souped-up Datsun/Nissan Z cars of all generations from the early 240s and 260s to the Z31 Shiro and Z370s. There will be show models and trophies awarded, plus food, music, raffles, merchandise vendors, a beer garden, and a special appearance by Formula Drift Champion Chris Forsberg.
Free event.
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10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Atascadero Lake Park, 9305 Pismo Ave., Atascadero
This 4th annual event includes cardboard and duct tape boat races, standup paddle board races, live music, children’s activities, arts and crafts, food vendors, and a beer and wine garden.
Free event.
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Central Coast Cornhole Championship
10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Minami Community Center, 600 W. Enos Dr., Santa Maria
It’s the largest cornhole competition on the Central Coast with $4,000 in cash prizes available. Beer, food and other beverages will be available for purchase.
Registration: $60
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SLO Record Swap
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
SLO Guild Hall, 2880 Broad St., San Luis Obispo
Browse hundreds of vinyl records for sale and check out vintage gear like turntables and receivers. There will also be food trucks and a family-friendly beer garden with guest DJs spinning records all afternoon.
Admission: $2
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For a list of additional events and to add your own, check out our online community calendar.