6 things to do this weekend on the Central Coast

Posted at 4:54 PM, Jun 14, 2018

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


Summer Solstice Music, Arts and Crafts Festival
11 a.m.-3 p.m.
Natural History Museum, 412 S. McClelland St., Santa Maria
Browse arts and crafts booths, check out demonstrations on bees and bird habitats, listen to live music by the Mr. Biggers Ukulele Band, and more. Refreshments will be available. The museum will also be collecting change for its annual Penny Project with a goal of raising $10,000.
Free event.
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Summer Fest on the Green
11 a.m.-3 p.m.
St. Andrew United Methodist Church, 3945 S. Bradley Rd., Santa Maria
This family-friendly event includes live music, carnival games, bounce houses, arts and crafts, face painting, hot dog lunch, and booths featuring a variety of local non-profit organizations.
Free event.
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Pismo Beach Beer Fest
4-8 p.m.
Pismo Beach Veterans Hall, 780 Bello St.
Listen to live local music while enjoying a variety of beer tastings. Food will also be available for purchase.
Tickets: $30-$38
Click here to purchase tickets.  

Saturday in the Park Summer Concert
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Atascadero Lake Park, 9305 Pismo Ave., Atascadero
The band Back Bay Betty will kick off this summer concert series with their bluesy sound. The public is invited to bring a blanket or low-back chair to enjoy the music with family and friends. Food and drinks will be available for purchase from a local food truck.
Free event.
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Father’s Day at the Lighthouse
Noon-2 p.m.
Point San Luis Lighthouse, Avila Beach
Enjoy beer, wine, food, and live music with dad at the historic lighthouse. 
Tickets: $50 for adults; $25 for children
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Sizzlin’ Summer Concerts
3-6 p.m.
Ramona Garden Park, 993 Ramona Ave., Grover Beach
The band Shady Willow will be performing a mix of classic rock, R&B and reggae. The public is invited to bring blankets and lawn chairs. Various vendors will also be on hand and food and drink will be available for purchase.
Free event.

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