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August 17

Farmers Markets

SAN LUIS OBISPO
(8 to 10:30 a.m.)

features the "Thursday night SLO County Farmers' Market" featuring produce, food, nonprofits, political groups, kids activities, and live entertainment on Thursdays from 6:10 to 9 p.m., downtown SLO. A morning farmers' market featuring fresh produce is Saturday from

http://slocountyfarmers.org

Gottschalk's Parking Lot
SLO

ARROYO GRANDE
(noon to 2:30 p.m.)

includes a farmers market on Wednesdays from 8:30 to 11 a.m. at the Spencer's parking lot at 1464 E. Grand Ave., Arroyo Grande. Another farmers market is Saturdays from

Phone: 544-9570
http://slocoutyfarmers.org

City Hall Parking Lot
215 Branch St.
Arroyo Grande

NIPOMO
(11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.)

features a certified farmers market on Sundays from

Phone: 929-3081
http://nipomofarmersmarket.com

Via Concha Road and Trilogy Parkway
Nipomo

PISMO BEACH
(3 to 7 p.m.)

holds a farmers market on the promenade Wednesdays from

info@pismochamber.com
Phone: 773-4382

Pismo Beach Promenade
Pismo Beach

SANTA MARIA
(12:30 to 4:30 p.m.)

features a farmers market on Wednesdays from

Phone: 305-9829

Town Center West parking lot
Broadway and Main Street
Santa Maria

SANTA MARIA SWAP MEET
(Call for times)

meets Friday mornings.

Phone: 861-6202

Santa Maria Fairpark
937 S.Thornburg St.
Santa Maria

Special Events

27TH ANNUAL QUICK DRAW & ARTWALK
Quick Draw Artist Gwen Cates
27TH ANNUAL QUICK DRAW & ARTWALK
August 17 (10 a.m. to 6 p.m.)

is a live art festival on Aug. 17 from

Santa Ynez Valley Arts
info@santaynezvalleyarts.org
Phone: 886-0858
http://santaynezvalleyarts.org/

Santa Ynez Valley Arts
Alamo Pintado and Grand
Los Olivos 93441

Cost: Free

STUFF THE PET FOOD PANTRY
August 17 (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)

is a benefit event for the Santa Maria Valley Humane Society on Aug. 17 from

SMV Leadership
stuffthepetfoodpantry@gmail.com
Phone: 270-3266

Crossroads Parking Lot
2306 S. Bradley Rd.
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

THE SAN LUIS OBISO FILM FESTIVAL
August 17 (2 p.m.)

celebrates its 20th year with local film screenings of films made locally. A screening of The Ten Commandments (1923) is Aug. 17 at

Phone: 546-3456
http://slofilmfest.org

Guadalupe City Hall
918 Obispo St.
Guadalupe

Cost: $10

THE TRI VALLEY MODELERS
Warbirds
THE TRI VALLEY MODELERS
August 17 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.)

celebrates "National Model Aviation Day" in benefit of the Wounded Warrior Project featuring demonstrations including a "Model Airplane Shoot Down" featuring use of a paintball gun for purchase to shoot down RC planes on Aug. 17 from

Phone: 886-7921
http://trivalleyrcmodelers.com

Elks Unocal Event Center
4040 S. US Hwy. 101, Gate 3
Santa Maria

Concerts

BROADWAY BY THE SEA
Broadway by the Sea
BROADWAY BY THE SEA
Worth The Drive
August 17 (1 to 5 p.m.)

by OperaSLO features music of Broadway and more on Aug. 17 from

Brian Asher Alhadeff
operaslo@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 541-5369
http://operaslo.org

Chapman House by the Sea
1243 Ocean Blvd.
Shell Beach 93449-1928

Cost: $45, $60 for a table ticket, $480 for a table of 8

Kids and Family

THE SAN LUIS OBISPO BOTANICAL GARDEN
THE SAN LUIS OBISPO BOTANICAL GARDEN
Worth The Drive
August 17 (1 to 3 p.m.)

offers a kids' garden art class that shows that making creative art projects is fun and easy on Aug. 17 from

Phone: 541-1400

San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden
3450 Dairy Creek Road
SLO 93405

Cost: $5 donation required, $3 parking fee

Barbecues

CENTRAL COAST SPCA
August 17 (11 a.m. to 3 p.m.)

offers an upcoming BBQ benefiting the Major Medical Fund which covers vet costs for injured animals on Aug. 17 from

centralcoastspca@yahoo.com
http://centralcoastspca.petfinder.com

Spencer's Market
Santa Maria , CA

Cost: $10