2014 Calendar of Events
FRIDAYS: Memorial Day weekend - Labor Day weekend SUMMER Farmer's Market
10am-12:30pm, Cayucos Vet's Hall parking lot
A great opportunity to buy local products, produce, plants and flowers.
Contact Lola Balestra 805-296-2056
July 4 - 6, 4th of July weekend Peddler's Faire
9am-4pm Cayucos Creek Lot (between Hardie Park and Ocean Ave.)
Take a stroll along the many vendors selling antiques, homemade products, flea market items, clothing, jewelry, and more. Bring an appetite too, whether you choose to satisfy it with delectable's from visiting vendors or some of Cayucos' great eateries. The Peddler's Faire is full, and we are no longer taking applications.
July 4 Independence Day
Fourth of July is a fabulous day in Cayucos. The sand sculptures are created by children, novices, and professionals. (Maybe you would like to build one?)They are truly works of art. The hometown parade is a delight to all. Make sure you come early to find parking and your observation spot. And the fireworks display being shot off the pier? Well, come see for yourself. Find that special spot on the beach and enjoy the show. Cayucos rocks on the Fourth of July!
Please leave fireworks at home. No fires, fireworks or alcohol on beach.
Annual Parade 10am, Ocean Ave. For application, contact Micah Smith 805-712-9035 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Cayucos Lion's BBQ/food 11am-3pm, Vet's Hall
Cayucos Lioness Bingo 1pm-4pm, Vets Hall
Fireworks 9pm, from the Cayucos Pier
July 5 Lioness Pancake Breakfast
8am-12pm Cayucos Vets Hall
Come enjoy a fabulous Pancake breakfast, sponsored by the Cayucos' Lioness Club.
July 12 45th Annual Rock to Pier Fun Run and 2nd Running of Rock'n Around the Pier Half-Marathon
2013 marks the 44th running of the Rock to Pier Fun Run. The run/walk is approx. 6 miles in length and takes place on the hard packed sand from Morro Rock to the Cayucos Pier. Have more fun with the Rock'n Around the Pier Half-Marathon where runners have the option to run back to the Rock to compete in a 13.1 mile race. Contact Morro Bay Parks & Recreation 805-772-6278 or click here for more information
July 19-20 90th Annual Portuguese Celebration
All events held at the Cayucos Vet's Hall, except for Mass. This celebration is open to the public.
Saturday: 5:00pm Linguica Sandwiches; 6:30pm Rosary; 7:00pm Folk dancing; 8:00pm Grand March and Presentation of Past Queens
Sunday 10:30amParade; followed by 11:00am Mass at St. Joseph's Catholic Church;
11:30am-2pmFree Sopas (Traditional Portuguese dish); 2:00pm Auction.
For more information click here for flyer, or contact Cara 805-459-6330
August 15-17 Cayucos Capers A-2 Square Dance Festival
Cayucos Elementary School
Featuring Joe Saltel, Jet Roberts and David & Susan Cleek. Weekend package: $80/couple pre-registration by Aug. 6. Door price $90/couple. For more information, click here, or email: email@example.com or call 707-277-7536
Labor Day Weekend Peddler's Faire
7am-4pm Cayucos Creek Lot (between Hardie Park and Ocean Ave.)
Take a stroll along the many vendors selling antiques, homemade products, flea market items, clothing, jewelry, and more. Bring an appetite too, whether you choose to satisfy it with delectables from visiting vendors or some of Cayucos' great eateries. Download application here.
September TBA: Labor Day weekend Cayucos Fire Department Bar-b-que Fundraiser
11:30am-3pm Cayucos Vets Hall Adults $10, Children $8. Contact Cayucos Fire 805-995-3372
September 5 Cayucos Lioness Spaghetti Feed - Trade School Scholarship Fundraiser
4:30pm-7:30pm Cayucos Vet's Hall. Come support the Lioness Club, while you visit with family and friends. There will also be homemade desserts available for purchase. This year we have raffle items which have been generously donated from our local merchants. Take-out available.
September 20 Central Coast Woodcarvers 37th Annual Show
Sat. 10am-5pm, Sun. 10am-4pm, Cayucos Vet's Hall, at the foot of the Pier, Adults $2, under 12, free.
Local and statewide carvers will display and sell their art. Demonstrations, competitions, raffle for carvings; tools and carvings for sale. For information, Ed Zirbel: 805-927-3951 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
September 20 31st Annual California Coastal Cleanup Day 2014
9am-12noon, Estero Bluffs. Cayucos Land Conservancy is hosting the cleanup on Estero Bluffs at "Killers" surf spot, the 3rd large pullout north of Cayucos. Come on out, bring your family and friends, help keep our lovely neighborhood hiking/surfing/fishing spot beautiful! And of course, refreshments will be available. Click here for more information.
September TBA Cayucos Education Foundation celebrates: Cayucos Men/Women of the Year
Cayucos School Auditorium, 301 Cayucos Drive
Join us for a luncheon as we honor five local men for their continued dedication to the community of Cayucos. All proceeds go toward the Cayucos School's Visual & Performing Arts and Technology programs. For tickets, Elaine Thompson, 805-835-6425 or Grace Pope, 831-915-0725
October 19 Antique Street Faire
7am-4pm Downtown Ocean Ave.
Come one, come all and enjoy springtime while seeking out something old and something new! There is something for everyone at this sale. Downtown Ocean Ave. becomes a pedestrian zone while browsers and shoppers can checkout the many goods being offered by local and visiting vendors. Food is also on the menu, be it from a Cayucos eatery or one of our visiting vendors. Download application here
59th Annual Cayucos Carnival and Fall Fundraiser
1pm-5pm, Cayucos School, 301 Cayucos Drive.
Come join us for a FREE family and community event. A family tradition for generations. Proceeds benefit school enrichment programs in the arts. Over 100 silent auction items, including hotel stays, custom art pieces and jewelry, fine dining, and much more. This is truly a carnival for everyone. While grown-ups are bidding on bargains at the silent auction, kids can frolic around and be entertained by FREE games and entertainment. FREE admission. BBQ, sno-cones, coffees and pastries. FREE fun for the family with kids of all ages. Come dressed in costume! Bring your smiles and laughter and we will provide all the fun! Sponsored by the Cayucos PTA
November 1 24th Annual Cayucos Car Show
9am-4pm Downtown Ocean Ave.
Awesome cars, good music, beer Garden, BBQ at the Vet's Hall (free for registered participants). Applications will be available June 1. For more information, email email@example.com.
December TBA Christmas Tree Lighting
5pm, Corner of Ocean Avenue and D Street
Come join us for caroling and our Annual Christmas Tree Lighting.
December TBA 6th Annual Christmas in Cayucos
Participating merchants along Ocean Avenue
Merchant open house. Free horse drawn carriage rides, children's activities, tree lighting, strolling carolers and a visit from Santa. Holiday shopping with gift ideas, special offers, giveaways, refreshments and entertainment. 805-995-1200
December TBA Bluff Walks
Estero Bluffs, San Geronimo Windmill parking lot
As part of the town's annual Christmas in Cayucos celebration, the Cayucos Land Conservancy is offering a nature walk along the Estero Bluffs State Park, lead by our very own CLC Member and State Parks docent, Mimi Kimball. Learn all the latest flora, fauna and history of the region. Meet at San Geronimo Creek Windmill parking lot, 1/2 mile north of town. For more details, contact Candice at 808-347-8141. Walks are 1-1.5 hours long.
2015 Calendar of Events
January 1 Carlin Soule' Memorial Polar Bear Dip
Festivities begin at 9:30am, dip at noon, Cayucos Pier
January TBA Annual Cayucos Wine & Food Festival
A fun gathering with local wineries and eateries. Come with your friends and meet your neighbors. Get a taste of the Central Coast! Tickets sold at the door, $25. Contact Full Moon Wine Bar & Bistro 805-995-0095
February TBA Scholarship Fundraiser Gala
Come savor fine wines and food and help Cayucos graduating high school seniors reach for the stars. All proceeds fund Cayucos Graduations Seniors who will be attending college in the fall of 2013. Sponsored by Cayucos Lion's and Lioness Clubs. More information, contact Shirley Lyon at 805-235-8552
March, 2nd weekend Cayucos Sea Glass Festival
Calling all Sea Glass enthusiasts, Sea Glass craftspeople and Sea Glass jewelers and artists!
Come join us in beautiful Cayucos for our beachside Sea Glass Festival. More information here or contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
March TBA Masquerade Ball and Dinner Auction
Cayucos Vet's Hall at the Pier Come to our 2nd Annual Masquerade Ball. Join us for an evening of fun, food, live music and auction. Proceeds benefit Cayucos Rotary Seaside Service Programs as well as Cayucos Elementary. $60/person; $100/couple; $400/table of eight. Tickets available at Cayucos Elementary School. Call 805-995-3694 or visit www.cayucosrotary.org
April TBA Cayucos Easter Egg Hunt
10am, Hardie Park Bring the kids, hunt for eggs and meet the Easter Bunny! Hosted by Cayucos Lioness Club. Contact Mary Wulf and Nadine Lilley 805-995-1545
April TBA Easter Bonnet Dog Parade
12 noon, Hardie Park Come dress up your favorite pooch in their best Easter Bonnet and outfit. Prizes awarded for Best Costume, Best Behaved, Best Bonnet and many more. Proceeds fund our Mutt Mitt Program. Registration info at facebook.com/cayucoslioness Pre-register at email@example.com or inquire at Rabobank, Cayucos. Sponsored by Cayucos Lioness Club.
May 9 12th Annual Miracle Miles for Kids
8:30am, Morro Rock. 10k walk/run for foster and high-needs children and families. This run takes place on the waters edge, from Morro Bay to Cayucos Pier. Your participation in Miracle Miles for Kids helps FCNI (Family Care Network, Inc.) make a difference in the lives of those it serves, helping to meet needs such as: housing, clothing, mentoring, life skills development, extra-curricular activities and therapeutic services, of the over 1,400 children, youth and families served by FCNI annually . For more information, check out www.mm4k.com
May TBA Antique Street Faire
7am-4pm, Downtown Ocean Ave.
Come one, come all and enjoy springtime while seeking out something old and something new! There is something for everyone at this sale. Downtown Ocean Ave. becomes a pedestrian zone while browsers and shoppers can checkout the many goods being offered by local and visiting vendors. Food is also on the menu, be it from a Cayucos eatery or one of our visiting vendors.
May TBA Antique Insulators Show
Cayucos Vet's Hall
For more information, contact Dave Le Forge at LeForge@RoadRunner.com or 909-783-3423
May 23 May Madness Fundraiser for Fourth of July Fireworks
6pm-9pm Cayucos Vet's Hall
Join us for an evening of Cayucos hometown enjoyment and get to know some more of your neighbors with dinner, fun and prizes galore. Tickets $150.00/couple, available at the Sea Shanty or call: 805-995-1200
May 23-25 Antique Gas and Steam Engine Show
Ocean Ave and D St.
For more information, contact Ben Ostini 805-423-4865
May 23-25, Memorial Day Weekend Peddler's Faire
9am-5pm Cayucos Creek Lot (between Hardie Park and Ocean Ave.)
Take a stroll along the many vendors selling antiques, homemade products, flea market items, clothing, jewelry, and more. Bring an appetite too, whether you choose to satisfy it with delectables from visiting vendors or some of Cayucos' great eateries.
May 25 Lost at Sea Memorial Day Service at the Pier
Monday, 3pm-4pm Cayucos Pier
In memory of our US Veterans and those Lost at Sea. Officiated by the Cayucos-Seaside Rotary Club and Cayucos Lions Club.