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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

April 21 - April 28

Farmers Markets

LOMPOC
(2 to 6 p.m.)

features fresh fruit and vegetables, flowers, entertainment, and activities for the whole family Fridays from

Lompoc Farmers Market
Ocean Avenue and I Street
Lompoc

Special Events

WINEMAKER DINNER AT LA PURISIMA MISSION
April 21 (6 to 9 p.m.)

featuring Flying Goat Cellars and Chef Greg Murphy on April 21 from

info@flyinggoatcellars.com
Phone: 736-9032
http://flyinggoatcellars.orderport.net/merchandise/Events

La Purisima Mssion State Historic Park
2295 Purisima Road
Lompoc

Cost: $150 to $175

INTRO TO VIDEO GAME CODING FOR COMPUTERS AND TABLETS
Worth The Drive
April 21 (9:30 to 11:30 a.m.)

is an opportunity to learn how create a multi-level arcade or platform-style video game, like Super Mario, April 17 through 21 from

Raymond Mullikin
ray@raytoons.net
Phone: 237-3988

Paso Robles Community Services Department
600 Nickerson Dr.
Paso Robles 93447

Cost: $77 plus $10 material fee

Stage

GREAT AMERICAN MELODRAMA
April 21 (Call for times)

presents its production of When Butter Churns to Gold showing through April 23

Phone: 489-2499
http://americanmelodrama.com

Great American Melodrama
1863 Front St.
Oceano

Kids and Family

LIFE HACKS FOR TEENS
April 21 (4 p.m.)

features hands on experiments for teens on April 21 at

Santa Maria Public Library
libraryyouth@cityofsantamaria.org
Phone: 925-0994
http://cityofsantamaria.org/library

Altrusa Theater
421 S McClelland St.
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

Special Events

3RD ANNUAL ROYAL FAMILY KIDS
April 22 (6 p.m.)

dinner, dance, live auction, and live music by Dave Stamey is a benefit to help local foster children April 22 at

Diane Rae
santamariarfkc@gmail.com
Phone: 264-0731
http://santamaria.royalfamilyKIDS.org

Fountain Pavilion at the Santa Maria Fairpark
937 South Thornburg St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $60

TEAL JOURNEY FASHION SHOW AND LUNCHEON
TEAL JOURNEY FASHION SHOW AND LUNCHEON
April 22 (11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.)

on April 22 from

Cristina Martins Sinco
wineprn1966@yahoo.com
Phone: 598-3325
http://thetealjourney.org

Santa Maria Inn
801 S. Broadway
Santa Maria

Cost: $50 per person

THE FOSSEMALLE DANCE STUDIO
THE FOSSEMALLE DANCE STUDIO
April 22 (2 p.m.)

celebrates the life of dancer, painter, musician, and composer Marta Becket with a screening of the documentary film Amargosa on April 22 at

Phone: 688-8494

Fossemalle Dance Studio
3595 Numancia St.
Santa Ynez

THE SPECIAL OLYMPICS OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA
April 22 (Call for times)

presents the Regional Aquatics Competition on April 22.

Phone: 925-0951, Ext. 1460
http://cityofsantamaria.org

Paul Nelson Aquatic Center
600 S. McClelland St.
Santa Maria 93454

SANTA BARBARA EARTH DAY FESTIVAL
Worth The Drive
April 22 (11 a.m. to 7 p.m.)

feafures full days of live music, speakers, family programming, and food and drink to promote awareness of environmental issues. Actor Jeff Bridges will present the Environmental Hero Award to Paul Hawken presented by Jeff Bridges, at the conclusion of Saturday’s March for Science rally. April 22 from

Kathi King
kking@cecmail.org
Phone: 636-6327
http://sbearthday.org

Alameda Park
1400 Santa Barbara St.
Santa Barbara 93101

Cost: Free

Concerts

FOUR BITCHIN' BABES
FOUR BITCHIN' BABES
Worth The Drive
April 22 (8 p.m.)

are four accomplished and seasoned musician-actress comediennes who create a tour de force musical comedy theatre troupe. They present a musical revue, Hormonal Imbalance, on April 22 at

Dave Kastner
dave@clarkcenter.org
Phone: 489-9444
http://clarkcenter.org

Clark Center
487 Fair Oaks Ave.
Arroyo Grande

Cost: $32 to $44

RUBEN LEE DALTON BAND
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RUBEN LEE DALTON BAND
Worth The Drive
April 22 (7 p.m.)

described as "poetic original rock with roots through the decades." April 22 at

Standing Sun Wines
evan@standingsunwines.com
Phone: 691-9413
http://standingsunwines.com/rubenleedalton.html

Standing Sun Wines
92 2nd St.
Buellton 93427

Cost: $12 to $17

SANTA MARIA PHILHARMONIC
SANTA MARIA PHILHARMONIC
Worth The Drive
April 22 (7:30-9:30 p.m.)

presents The Bold & the Beautiful, a concert of exceptional orchestral works. Maestro Nowak will lead the full orchestra in the infamous "Symphony No. 5" by Beethoven and more. April 22 at

Janet
janet@santamariaphilharmonic.org
Phone: 925-0412
http://santamariaphilharmonic.org/

Grace Baptist Church
605 E. McCoy Lane
Santa Maria

Cost: $15 to $40

Barbecues

SANTA MARIA BBQ FESTIVAL
April 22 (Noon to 6 p.m.)

is a fundraising festival to benefit our local Kiwanis for Kids program, featuring a  barbecue contest and a beer tasting, as well as a kid's corner. All ages are welcome April 22 from

Pioneer Park
1150 W. Foster Road
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: $10

Special Events

SPRING GARDEN TOUR
April 23 (1:00 p.m.)

presented by Nipomo Native Garden features free talks, garden tours, and children’s activities. April 23 at

Cindy Jelinek
cjelinek@calpoly.edu
Phone: 929-3589

Nipomo Native Garden
Corner of Camino Caballo and Pomeroy
Nipomo 93444

Cost: Free

SPRING OPEN HOUSE
Magnum Tasting
SPRING OPEN HOUSE
April 23 (Noon to 3:00 p.m.)

featuring new April wine club releases, Valle Fresh tacos for sale, and live music by local singer/songwriters Ben and Ash. In celebration of Longoria Wines 35th anniversary, the winery will be pouring library wines in magnums, which will also be available for sale.April 23 from

Diana Longoria
info@longoriawine.com
Phone: 866-759-4637
http://longoriawine.com/events.php

Spring Open House
415 E. Chestnut Ave.
Lompoc 93436

Cost: $15 to $25

Kids and Family

EIGHTH ANNUAL FAMILY KITE FESTIVAL
EIGHTH ANNUAL FAMILY KITE FESTIVAL
April 23 (Noon to 4 p.m.)

at the Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum features live music by Birdie, food, kite contests, and more on April 23 at

Santa Maria Valley Discovery Museum
info@smvdiscoverymuseum.org
Phone: 928-8414
http://smvdiscoverymuseum.org

Rotary Centennial Park
2625 S College Drive
Santa Maria

Cost: free

Learning

ORIGINS OF CINCO-DE-MAYO
April 23 (2 p.m.)

is an opportunity to learn about California's connect to the popular holiday. April 23 at

Phone: 929-5679
http://danaadobe.org

Dana Adobe
671 S. Oakglen Ave.
Nipomo

Cost: $5

Nightlife

FIGUEROA MOUNTAIN
April 24 (11 a.m. to 9 p.m.)

presents Military Monday discounts to any customer with a valid military I.D. every Monday from

Figueroa Mountain Brewing Company
560 E. Betteravia, Suite B
Santa Maria 93454

Concerts

VINA ROBLES AMPHITHEATRE
VINA ROBLES AMPHITHEATRE
Worth The Drive
April 25 (7:30 p.m.)

presents An Evening with David Crosby and Friends on April 25 at

http://ticketmaster.com

Vina Robles Amphitheatre
3800 Mill Road
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: $50 to $65.50

Kids and Family

AFTERNOON STORY TIME
April 25 (3:30 p.m.)

is a special program featuring stories, movies and crafts for children aged six and up every Tuesday through May 2 at

Youth Services
libraryyouth@cityofsantamaria.org
Phone: 925-0994
http://cityofsantamaria.org/library

Santa Maria Public Library
421 S McClelland St
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

NIGHT LIGHT THEATER
April 25 (6 p.m.)

presents Hop on April 25 at

Santa Maria Public Library
libraryyouth@cityofsantamaria.org
Phone: 925-0994
http://cityofsantamaria.org/library

Altrusa Theater
421 S McClelland St.
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

Special Events

SMV STUDENT AND INDUSTRY COLLABORATION DINNER
April 26 (5:30 p.m.)

provides a forum for industries to get to know local high school and community college students interested in becoming ideal future employees and hoping to land an internship, job-shadowing opportunity, or even entry level summer employment on April 26 at

LeeAnne Del Rio
ldelrio@smjuhsd.org
Phone: 922-6966, Ext. 3354

Radisson
Santa Maria

Cost: FREE

Kids and Family

DROP-IN STORY TIME
April 26 (10:30 a.m.)

is an opportunity for preschoolers aged three to five and their families to enjoy stories, music and family fun every Wednesday through May 3 at

Youth Services
libraryyouth@cityofsantamaria.org
Phone: 925-0994
http://cityofsantamaria.org/library

Santa Maria Public Library
421 S McClelland St
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

FROLICKING FAWNS PRESCHOOL STORY TIME
April 26 (12:30 p.m.)

provides an independent environment for preschoolers aged three to five. The program is every Wednesday through May 3 at

Youth Services
libraryyouth@cityofsantamaria.org
Phone: 925-0994
http://cityofsantamaria.org/library

Santa Maria Public Library
421 S McClelland St
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

Nightlife

LOUIE B'S
April 27 (9 p.m.)

hosts DJ Vega playing party hits every Thursday at

DJ Vega
vegat805@aol.com
Phone: 478-3980

Louie B's
213 E. Main St.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

Health

LEARN TO MEDITATE
April 27 (6 to 7 p.m.)

and learn how the mind creates the experience of contentment and peace or pain and dissatisfaction. April 27 from

Keli Vaughn
info@meditationinsantabarbara.org
Phone: 563-6000
http://meditationinsantabarbara.org/meditation-in-santa-maria/

Santa Maria YMCA
3400 Skyway
Santa Maria

Cost: $10

Special Events

BIKE SHOP GRAND OPENING
BIKE SHOP GRAND OPENING
April 28 (4 p.m.)

for Bici Santa Maria on April 28 at

Ken Dahmen
ken@sbbike.org

Bici Santa Maria
310 E Oak St.
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

COLIN MOCHRIE AND BRAD SHERWOOD
April 28 (8 p.m.)

of Whose Line Is It Anyway? will perform their improv comedy at the Chumash Casino Resort's Samala Showroom on April 28 at

Chumash Casino Resort
Phone: 1-800-CHUMASH
http://chumashcasino.com

Chumash Casino Resort
3400 E. Highway 246
Santa Ynez 93460

Cost: $25

TEEN MOVIE FRIDAYS
April 28 (4 p.m.)

presents "The Shallows" on April 28 at

Santa Maria Public Library
libraryyouth@cityofsantamaria.org
Phone: 925-0994
http://cityofsantamaria.org/library

Altrusa Theater
421 S McClelland St.
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

Health

GRAND OPENING
April 28 (4 to 6 p.m.)

of UnitedAg’s second Health and Wellness Clinic with Mayor Alice Patino and former Salinas Chief of Police Kelly McMillin. Event features a formal ribbon cutting and catering by Testa on April 28 at

UnitedAg Health and Wellness Clinic
2605 S. Miller St., Ste. 100
Santa Maria , CA

Cost: Free




Weekly Poll
Where do you take the most photographs?

At the beach, sunset.
When out with friends, selfies!
With family, group shots for the memories.
At restaurants, of my food.

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