Fave Five | December 8 – December 18

From local theater and museum exhibits to outdoor concerts and wine tasting, there is so much to see, do, taste and experience in Santa Maria Valley. Every week, we’ll continue to provide you with 5 great events happening in the Santa Maria Valley.

Old Town Orcutt Christmas Parade

December 10 @  5:20 pm – 8:00 pm
Old Orcutt
Clark Ave
Orcutt, CA 93455 United States

The Old Town Orcutt Christmas Parade has been a holiday favorite since 1961. Started by the volunteer fire department, the parade remains a small town afternoon event. You’ll see kids, dogs, floats, animals, cars, bands and our special guest Santa

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Elks Recreation: Christmas In The Country

December 2 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Elks Unocal Event Center
4040 South Highway 101
Santa Maria, CA 93454 United States

Visitors embark on a magical holiday light drive-through experience at the Elks Event Center with displays presented by local businesses and families. Come and enjoy festive scenes and dancing lights all from the comfort of your own vehicle.

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Costa De Oro : Live Music By Sweet T

December 9 @ 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Costa De Oro
1331 Nucholson Ave.
Santa Maria CA 93454 United States

Join us at Costa De Oro to listen to some live music by Sweet T and enjoy delicious food from Cubanissimo! This is the perfect way to kick off your weekend!

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Los Flores Ranch: Jingle Bells Twilight Hike

December 10 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Los Flores Ranch
6271 Dominion Rd.
Santa Maria, CA 93454 United States

Join Los Flores Ranch’s guides for a festive hike into the sunset. A great time to share some holiday cheer and enjoy the trails at twilight. Dogs welcome on a leash. Glow sticks while supplies last. Hot chocolate and candy canes at the end of the hike.

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Great American Melodrama: Holiday Extravaganza

December 13 – 18 @  7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Great American Melodrama
1863 Front St.
Oceano, CA 93445 United States

Visited by the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future, Ebenezer Scrooge must find it in his heart to change or face a bleak and lonely future. The heartwarming story of Ebenezer Scrooge’s redemption through forgiveness, charity, and love continues to inspire us each holiday season.

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