Events in Santa Maria Valley

NOTICE: In light of rapid developments related to COVID-19, please contact individual event organizers to confirm the current status of a particular event.

The Great American Melodrama: Frakenstein’s Bride

October 20 @ 7:00 pm - October 24 @ 10:00 pm
Great American Melodrama, Oceano , CA, 93445

This horror story spoof hilariously reconstructs the classic tale by injecting it with musical parodies, pop culture references, and witty one-liners. 15 years after the death of Frankenstein’s creation, a mad scientist attempts to reanimate the Creature. What could possibly go wrong? Outrageous characters and devilishly clever performances create a monstrously good time that will leave you screaming with laughter! Show Dates: September 16 – November 14 Show times are: Wednesdays – Fridays at 7:00 pm Saturdays at 2:00 pm…

Elks Recreation: Haunted Hills

October 21 @ 7:30 pm - October 23 @ 9:30 pm
Unocal Event Center, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

The frightful drive-thru event, Haunted Hills, returns in 2021. You will embark on an over 2 mile journey through nightmarish visions from the safety and comfort of your own vehicle. Just keep an eye open, you never know who… or what… may jump at you! October 1st- October 30th Cowboys of Rodeos past and restless ground equipment come to life in this scary drive thru experience that will leave you looking over your shoulder and fearing what’s around the corner.…

West Coast Kustoms 40th Annual Cruisin’ Nationals

October 22 - October 24
Santa Maria Fairpark, Santa Maria, CA, 93458

Don’t Miss The West Coast Kustoms 40th Annual Cruisin’ Nationals October 22, 23, & 24th, 2021! We will start the event on Friday Oct 22, 2021 with the world famous Friday night City Cruise in front of the host hotel the Historic Santa Maria Inn on Broadway between Stowell and Cook St. from 7 pm to 9 pm. The cruise is only open to vehicles that are registered for the show. Then we move to the Santa Maria Fairpark on…

Santa Maria Downtown Fridays 2021

October 22 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Town Center West, Santa Maria, CA, 93458

Downtown Fridays are Back! This family-friendly event for Santa Maria’s downtown will occur every Friday beginning on May 28th from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Town Center West parking lot near Broadway (Highway 135) and Cook Street, all the way to October 29th, weather permitting. Admission and parking are free. There will be live music from local bands, rows of food vendors and food trucks, giveaways, and new and expanded attractions. There are some COVID Protocols the City and…

Costa De Oro: Halloween Boogie Bash

October 22 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Costa De Oro Winery, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

Join Costa de Oro for a spooky evening you won’t forget! Reservations are not required; this year’s Halloween Party is first come, first served. They will have a costume contest! A prize will be given out for best individual costume and best group costume. Food by Danny’s Pizza, and music by Sweet T & Mr. G. Friday, October 22nd 6 – 9 pm

Dana Adobe: Hauntings On The Rancho

October 22 @ 7:00 pm - October 24 @ 9:00 pm
Dana Adobe, Nipomo, CA, 93444

Don’t let your fear consume you! Take place in over an hour of frightening adventures at Dana Adobe! October 22 – 24, 2021 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm General – $20 Children (12 & Under) – $10 Ticket Includes: Admission to the haunted house, 30 min guided walking tour, and campfire stories! Tickets may be purchased here: http://www.danaadobe.org/2021-events-fundraisers/

City of Santa Maria Recreation And Parks: Dia de los Muertos

October 24 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Veteran’s Memorial Cultural Building, Santa Maria, CA, 93458

City of Santa Maria Recreation And Parks Department Presents: Dia de los Muertos! October 24th | 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm. Veterans’ Memorial Community Park 313 W. Tunnell Street Celebration Includes: Live entertainment, Traditional Procession, *Community Altar, Youth Activities, Food & Craft Vendors, and **Individual Altars. *Community members are welcome to bring an item to contribute to the community altar such as a photo, flowers, treats, etc. Altar and Vendor ** Altar and vendor booth applications are available at www.santamariaatplay.org.…

The Great American Melodrama: Frakenstein’s Bride

October 27 @ 7:00 pm - October 31 @ 10:00 pm
Great American Melodrama, Oceano , CA, 93445

This horror story spoof hilariously reconstructs the classic tale by injecting it with musical parodies, pop culture references, and witty one-liners. 15 years after the death of Frankenstein’s creation, a mad scientist attempts to reanimate the Creature. What could possibly go wrong? Outrageous characters and devilishly clever performances create a monstrously good time that will leave you screaming with laughter! Show Dates: September 16 – November 14 Show times are: Wednesdays – Fridays at 7:00 pm Saturdays at 2:00 pm…

Elks Recreation: Haunted Hills

October 28 @ 7:30 pm - October 30 @ 9:30 pm
Unocal Event Center, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

The frightful drive-thru event, Haunted Hills, returns in 2021. You will embark on an over 2 mile journey through nightmarish visions from the safety and comfort of your own vehicle. Just keep an eye open, you never know who… or what… may jump at you! October 1st- October 30th Cowboys of Rodeos past and restless ground equipment come to life in this scary drive thru experience that will leave you looking over your shoulder and fearing what’s around the corner.…

Santa Maria Downtown Fridays 2021

October 29 @ 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Town Center West, Santa Maria, CA, 93458

Downtown Fridays are Back! This family-friendly event for Santa Maria’s downtown will occur every Friday beginning on May 28th from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. at the Town Center West parking lot near Broadway (Highway 135) and Cook Street, all the way to October 29th, weather permitting. Admission and parking are free. There will be live music from local bands, rows of food vendors and food trucks, giveaways, and new and expanded attractions. There are some COVID Protocols the City and…

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