With our close proximity to the coast, ocean breezes and fog help to cool the sun’s warm rays. This often makes for comfortable weather year-round.
Things to Do in Santa Maria Valley
Sand Highway Trail
Sand Highway is a moderate, 10-mile out and back trail located near Nipomo, California that offers scenic views. The trail is primarily used for off-road driving and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
Old Town Quilt Shop
Old Town Quilt Shop opened in January 2005 in the quaint, small town of Old Orcutt. It is located on the Central Coast of California between Highway 101 and Highway 1 on the southern edge of Santa Maria. Old Orcutt contains several restaurants, wineries, boutique and antique shops, making this a fun destination for travelers […]
Far Western Tavern
A contemporary California ranch cuisine inspired by local traditions, Far Western Tavern is recognized as a landmark of Santa Maria-style barbecue, the renowned regional fare rooted in native tradition, first popularized by the 19th century rancheros. Meals here are prepared with fresh flavors from nearby farms, ranches and vineyards.
Great American Melodrama - Steel Mangolias
January 24 – March 10 This delightful comedy is the tale of six Southern women who gather under the hair dryers of their local salon to gossip, laugh, and share the bond of friendship. Full of big characters, big hair, and big laughs, the events turn serious when the group shares a tragic loss. You’ll fall […]
PCPA: Shakespeare in Love
This romantic comedy is a whimsical homage to playmaking and a glimpse into the kind of passion that may have inspired one of the greatest love stories of all time. Suffering from a bad case of writer’s block, young Will Shakespeare falls in love with Viola, the daughter of a wealthy merchant. Against a bustling […]
Blast 825 Brewery: Keith Cox & The Smokin' Gunz
Dance your heart out! Keith Cox will be playing your favorite classic rock hits from 7:00pm – 10:00pm! You will not regret it! Smokin Gunz will be rocking the house from 10:00pm – 1:00am. Smokin Gunz is a Cover Hard Rock Band
Naughty Oak: Beer Yoga!
Join Courtney for a fun workout on Sunday, February 17th at 10:30am You’ll leave this class refreshed, relaxed and quenched. Ticket includes one hour of yoga and your first pint of beer. Class size is very limited, so please reserve your ticket in advance to guarantee your spot. Tickets can be purchased in advance at […]