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Santa Maria Sun / Calendar Events

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

Clubs and Meetings

SANTA MARIA COIN CLUB
(7 p.m.)

holds its monthly meeting every third Wednesday of the month at

Santa Maria Coin Club
Phone: 937-1250

Edward Community Center
809 Panther Drive
Santa Maria

SANTA MARIA MEN'S CLUB
(8:30 a.m.)

meets for breakfast and a guest speaker the second Tuesday of each month at

Santa Maria Men's Club
atdulaney@comcast.net
Phone: 937-1499, 937-0355

Ambrosia Restaurant
122 E. Boone St.
Santa Maria

Spiritual

FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH
(7 p.m.)

holds "iCharge" Bible study on Wednesdays at

First Baptist Church
secretary@fbcsantamaria.com
Phone: 937-8405
http://fbcsantamaria.com

First Baptist Church
2970 Santa Maria Way
Santa Maria

Cost: Free

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

THE FIVE CITIES DOG PARK ASSOCIATION
Worth The Drive
August 17 (10 a.m. to 2 p.m.)

presents the 4th annual "Puttin' on the Dog" benefit event on Aug. 17 from

Phone: 550-5334
http://fivecitiesdogpark.org

Elm Street Dog Park
Elm Street
Arroyo Grande , CA

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

FREE FAMILY FESTIVAL
August 17 (11:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.)

includes food, games, prizes, and a bounce house on Aug. 17 from

Bethel Lutheran Church
office@BethelSantaMaria.org
Phone: 922-6601

Bethel Lutheran Church
624 E Camino Colegio
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: Free

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