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6 things to do this weekend on the Central Coast

Posted at 12:34 PM, Jun 21, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-21 15:34:05-04

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


Summer Kick-Off at La Purisima Mission
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
La Purisima Mission State Historic Park, 2295 Purisima Rd., Lompoc
Explore the mission with a new virtual scavenger hunt and check out the latest summer programs for children and families.
Free event.
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Elks Car, Truck & Motorcycle Show
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Santa Maria Elks Lodge, 1309 N. Bradley Rd., Santa Maria
Dozens of classic and custom cars, trucks, and motorcycles will be on display. Food and beverages will be available for purchase, plus there will be a live DJ, vendors, and raffle prizes.
Free event.
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45th Annual Summer Solstice Parade
This colorful parade celebrating the summer season starts at State and Cota streets and proceeds to Alameda Park, featuring dancers, floats, and bands.
Free event.
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Central Coast RESERVE Experience
4-8 p.m.
Atascadero Lake Park, 9100 Morro Rd., Atascadero
Formerly known as the Atascadero Lakeside Wine Festival, attendees will receive a custom wine glass for tastings from local wineries, breweries, cideries, and distilleries. Festival-goers can also enjoy paddle boats on the lake and browse a variety of vendors.
Tickets: $74
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Brunch on Wheels
10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Avila Beach Golf Resort, 6464 Ana Bay Dr., Avila Beach
Enjoy food and drinks from a variety of food trucks and the Mimosa and Bloody Bars, play family-friendly lawn games, and listen to live music from the Cadillac Angels.
Free event.
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National Pink Day
3-6 p.m.
Alex Madonna’s Gold Rush Steak House, 100 Madonna Rd., San Luis Obispo
Meet and take pictures with the self-proclaimed Queen of Pink, Kitten Kay Sera. Free samples of the Madonna Inn’s famous pink chocolate will be handed out, along with commemorative National Pink Day stretchy bracelets, plus Pink Cloud Cocktails will be sold in the Inn’s signature pink goblets. Wear pink to receive discounts in the Inn’s shops.
Free event.
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For a list of additional events and to add your own, check out our online community calendar.