Events in Santa Maria Valley

PCPA Presents: Lend Me A Tenor The Musical (Marian Theatre)

April 20 - May 14
Marian Theatre, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

This riotous tale of mistaken identities and unexpected romance explodes with delight in this brand new musical comedy based on the Tony Award nominated play. Itʼs 1934 and opera virtuoso Tito Merelli is about to revive one of his great triumphs for the ten-year anniversary of the Cleveland Grand Opera Company. When Tito becomes unexpectedly incapacitated, a suitable replacement must be found. Who is cavalier enough to replace him? Max, the Opera Directorʼs sheepish assistant, is charged with the task of…

Santa Maria BBQ Festival

April 22 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Pioneer Park, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

This event is a fundraising festival on April 22nd at Pioneer Park in Santa Maria and will benefit our local Kiwanis for Kids program. There will be a professional competition with local celebrity judges that will vote on the “Best BBQ” in our area as local businesses and professionals compete for bragging rights, and our #1 Branding Iron award. There will also be a separate competition for “best backyard cook” and will have beer tasting available from 12 different Local…

‘The Bold and the Beautiful’ – Santa Maria Philharmonic Concert

April 22 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Grace Baptist Church, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

April 22, 2017, 7:30 p.m. Concert of Brahms, Barber, and Beethoven aptly described as The Bold and the Beautiful, conducted by Maestro Michael Nowak. Tickets are on sale already for this concert at Grace Baptist Church at 7:30 pm. With Beethoven’s Fifth Symphony on the program, this will be surely a sold-out event. General Admission General Seating: $35 Preferred Seating: $40 Seniors/Military General Seating: $30 Preferred Seating: $35 Students General Seating: $15 Preferred Seating: $20 Grace Baptist Church, 605 E.…

Free Family Kite Festival

April 23 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Rotary Centennial Park, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

Join us Sunday, April 23, from 12 to 4 p.m. for the 8th Annual Free Family Kite Festival at Rotary Centennial Park in Santa Maria! Presented by the Santa Maria Public Airport, this free community event will feature live music by Birdie, food, kite contests, and family fun! Our Free Family Kite Festival is an awesome opportunity for Central Coast families to spend a fun day out in the sunshine flying kites, eating good food and spending quality time together.…

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s Court

April 27 - June 11
Great American Melodrama, Oceano , CA, 93445

After a bump on the head, Hank Morgan awakens to find himself in the days of Camelot. Because of his knowledge of modern technology everyone is convinced that he’s a magician. Soon King Arthur puts him in charge of industrializing the kingdom. It’s a madcap adventure with knights in shining armor and damsels in distress. Don’t miss this world premiere adaptation of an American classic. Shows: April 27 — June 11, 2017 Great American Melodrama Theater, 1863 Front St., Oceano CA…

Strawberry Festival

April 28 @ 11:00 am - April 30 @ 10:00 pm
Santa Maria Fairpark, Santa Maria, CA, 93458

The Santa Maria Valley Strawberry Festival kicks of the valley’s Strawberry Season, supports our local agriculture and encourages the healthy indulgence of strawberries, all in a fun filled, three day weekend community event. We showcase local talent, and offer a wide variety of interesting things to do and see. With your paid admission enjoy a variety of FREE attractions, everything from cooking demonstrations to educational and wildlife exhibits, FREE. Naturally, we also feature FREE* strawberry tasting and desert eating contests.…

Santa Maria Valley Humane Society 4-Legged Affair Casino Night

April 29 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Santa Maria Elks Lodge, Santa Maria, CA, 93454

Saturday, April 29th, 2017 –  at 4:00 p.m. Tickets Available Now! Reserve your seat now for Santa Maria Valley Humane Society’s 10th Annual 4-Legged Affair! Early Bird Tickets Only $55 per person AND you get $50 extra “loot” per person. ($60 per person after February 28th and no extra “loot”) Goal of event is to raise money and awareness for Santa Maria Valley Humane Society.   Santa Maria Elks Lodge, 1309 N Bradley Rd, Santa Maria, CA 93454

SMCT Presents: Steel Magnolias

May 5 - May 21
Santa Maria Civic Theatre, Santa Maria, CA, 93456

Truvy Jones runs a successful beauty salon in Chinquapin, Louisiana, where all the ladies in the neighborhood have a standing Saturday appointment. Along with her anxious and eager assistant, Annelle, Truvy styles the hair of many of the women about town: wealthy widow and former first lady of Chinquapin Claire, local curmudgeon Ouiser, intelligent and compassionate career woman M’Lynn, and her daughter Shelby. Shelby’s engagement is the talk of the town, but the joy and excitement of her wedding quickly…

Performance by Ynana Rose & her band

May 7 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Moxie Cafe, Santa Maria, CA, 93455

The Philharmonic’s Rendezvous series offers two treats this Spring. The first treat of the series is on Sunday, May 7th, the Moxie Café will host a performance by Ynana Rose and her band, accompanied by wine and hors d’oeuvr, at 4:30 pm.   May 7 Rendezvous Ynana Rose flyer final  

West Coast Kustom’s Cruisin’ Nationals

May 26 - May 28
Santa Maria Fairpark, Santa Maria, CA, 93458

A must-see for any car enthusiast, West Coast Kustoms’ annual Crusin’ Nationals event is a great opportunity for the public to see jaw-dropping “kustom” cars, as well as interact with and honor some of the best “kustomizers” on the West Coast.

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