We are 35 minutes from San Simeon or Paso Robles, 12 minutes to San Luis Obispo, and 20 minutes to Avila and Pismo.
Here’s some Event highlights per month. For a complete listing visit morrobay.org
JANUARY: Restaurant Month (great price fixed menues throughout the county). Bird watchers flock to us January. Monarch Butterflies are in abundance. Federal Holiday: Martin Luther King Birthday .
MARCH: SLO Film Festival, The Sea Glass Festival, Paso Robles Zinfandel ,and the Annual Viticulture Symposium Tradeshow.
APRIL: Never miss Morro Bay’s All City garage sale. April is also the month for the Annual Central Coast Orchid Show&Sale and the Pismo Beach and Morro Bay Kite Festival. San Luis Obispo’s Annual 5K Marathon .
JUNE: Avila’s Oyster Festival, Morro Bay’s Estero Kyack Challange.
JULY: An afternoon long Tidelands Park celebration with a day long 4th of July celebration including music and a Bike Parade! Art in the Park is a great way to spend part of the 4th weekend. Rock to Pier Run and Mid State Fair begins.
AUGUST: Tall Ships arrive. Merchant’s Street Faire.
SEPTEMBER: Annual Avocado&Margarita Festival, Labor Day&Art in the Park, and the Wood Carvers show at the Cayucos peer.
OCTOBER: Harbor Festival, Morro Bay’s annual Tri-athalon and Halloween.
NOVEMBER: Cayucos car show. Holiday Gift Faire.
DECEMBER: Annual Lighted Boat Parade & Tree Lighting. Dungeness Crab season begins.
ALL YEAR ROUND in Morro Bay…Every Saturday there is a mini car show right at our doorstep. The Main Street Open Air Market is every Saturday 2:30-5pm. Art Walk is the 2nd Friday of each month.
If events are not your calling, water activities such as kayacking, surfing, paddle boarding, sailing, and fishing are year round. Discover the back bay on one of the cruises. Hike our many trails and the sand spit.
….or simply relax in any one of our patios and read a great book while listening to the sounds of the seals and ocean.