6 things to do this weekend on the Central Coast

Posted at 12:17 PM, Aug 31, 2018
and last updated 2018-09-05 17:04:22-04

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


Tour & Taste of the Valley
7 a.m.-2 p.m.
Orcutt Union Plaza, 235 S. Broadway, Orcutt
The event begins with 50K and 100K bicycle rides through the wine country, followed by 5K and 10K runs and beer, wine and food tastings. Participants can choose to take part in just one or all three of the events. There will also be live music by Rock Odyssey and arts and crafts vendors. Proceeds benefit the Boys & Girls Clubs of Santa Maria Valley.
Tickets: $40-$75
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San Miguel Car Show
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Mission Street, San Miguel
Dozens of classic and custom cars and trucks will be on display. Live music will be provided by Rod Norris and the Buzzards Roost Band and 101 North. The event will also include multiple food and vendor booths.
Free event.
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Brews & Bites Beer and Wingfest
Noon-5 p.m.
Mission Plaza, 989 Chorro St., San Luis Obispo
Help raise money for Woods Humane Society while tasting local food and beers and listening to live music. Attendees will also get a chance to vote for which San Luis Obispo County restaurant deserves the title of 2018 Wingfest Champion.
Tickets: $20-$40
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Book Giveaway
9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Book Room Annex, 65 South Main St. Suite 102, Templeton
Choose from thousands of books recently donated to the Templeton Community Library Association. The books cover a variety of genres, including history, romance, mystery, science fiction, poetry, and more. All paperbacks, textbooks, and encyclopedia sets are free. A small donation is requested for hardcover books.
Free event.


Pinedorado Days
7 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday
7 a.m.-5 p.m., Sunday
10 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday
Pinedorado Grounds, 940 Main St., Cambria
This annual Labor Day weekend celebration kicks off with a 5K run on Saturday, followed by a parade along Main Street starting at 9:30 a.m. On Sunday, a car show will be held at the Cambria Veterans Hall from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Concessions will be open throughout the weekend with BBQ, live music, games, and more.
Free event.
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Morro Bay Art in the Park
10 a.m.-5 p.m., Saturday & Sunday
10 a.m.-4 p.m., Monday
Morro Bay Park, corner of Morro Bay Blvd. and Harbor Dr., Morro Bay
Browse amongst more than 100 booths showcasing the work of dozens of artists and craftspeople. Vendors will also be selling food and drinks.
Free event. 

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