Things to Do in Santa Maria Valley
Monarch Butterfly Grove and Meadow Creek Trail
This is an easy, 1.4-mile out and back trail located near Pismo Beach that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. In October, monarch butterflies flock to the grove, giving hikers quite a show. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
Santa Maria’s Waller Park is a wooded park with a pond full of ducks with a fountain, playgrounds, an off-leash dog park, and a “get away from it all” feel. This is the home to the area’s only facility for playing disc golf. For bird lovers, the park features a resident Ross’ Goose, a resident […]
Straw Hat Pizza
Straw Hat Pizza is a family pizza restaurant. Located on the northern tip of Santa Maria and very close to many fine hotels and the 101 freeway. The restaurant is open at 11:00 am daily and provides take out service in addition to dine in. Call the restaurant at 347-1942 and we will gladly fax […]
Silver Shoals Park
Silver Shoals Park is another park with beach access. The grassy park has picnic tables and barbecues, making it a great place for a picnic. There is beach access via a steep dirt path. The beach itself is another great place to look for tide pools when the tide is low, and for bird watching.
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 […]