2015 Calendar of Events
January 1 35th Annual Carlin Soule' Memorial Polar Bear Dip
Festivities begin at 9:30am, dip at noon, Cayucos Pier
January 17 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. Contact Full Moon Wine Bar & Bistro 805-995-0095
February 15 Scholarship Fundraiser Gala
4-7pm, Cayucos Vet's Hall at the Pier 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. See poster here. More information, contact Shirley Lyon at 805-235-8552
February 21 2nd Annual Oscar VIP Party
6-11pm, Cayucos Vet's Hall at the Pier Dinner by Giancarlo Ristorante. Celebrity look-alike contest. Guest of Honor, Charles Poalillo, Academy Awards Photograher. Click here for more information or call 805-900-5282
March 14-15 5th Cayucos Sea Glass Festival
Sat 10am-5pm, Sun: 10am-4pm, Cayucos Vet's Hall at the PierCalling 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 email@example.com
March 21 3rd Annual Masquerade Ball and Dinner Auction
6-9pm, Cayucos Vet's Hall at the Pier Come to our 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. Sponsored by Cayucos Seaside Rotary www.cayucosrotary.org
April 4 Cayucos Easter Egg Hunt
10am, Hardie Park Bring the kids, hunt for eggs and meet the Easter Bunny! Hosted by Cayucos Lioness Club. Contact Nadine Lilley 805-995-1545
April 4 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or inquire with Lioness Elaine 805-995-0739. Sponsored by Cayucos Lioness Club.
May 3 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. Find Vendor Application here.
May 9 Vino to H2O
4-6:30pm, Historic Borradori Garage
Join the Pacific Coast Wine Trail for a fun evening of wine tasting, live music, and small bites at the historic Borradori Garage in Cayucos. This is a benefit for Lifewater to raise funds and awareness about the need for accessible, safe water around the world. $35 per person. Purchase tickets online at PacificCoastWineTrail.com. For questions and info, please call 805-927-1625.
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 15-16 Antique Insulators Show
Cayucos Vet's Hall
For more information, contact Dave Le Forge at LeForge4@att.net or 909-783-3423
May 22- September 4 Friday 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
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. Download vendor application here.
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.
June 20-21 55th Annual Summer Gem and Mineral Show
Saturday: 9am-5pm, Sunday: 10am-5pm, Cayucos Vet's Hall
Featuring dealers selling gems, minerals, fossils, carvings, jewelry, beads, jade, crystals, meteorites, lapidary and metaphysical items. Jewelry-making demonstration. Free parking, free admission, and free door prizes. Free drawing at the end of the show on Sunday. Incredibly-tasting Santa Maria-style barbecue outside on the patio in back. More information can be found here, or call. 805-704-7245
July 3-5, 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. Download Vendor Application here.
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 email@example.com
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 11-12 91st 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 contact Cara 805-459-6330
July 18 46th Annual Rock to Pier Fun Run and 2nd Running of Rock'n Around the Pier Half-Marathon
2015 marks the 46th running of the Rock to Pier Fun Run. The run/walk is approximately 6 miles in length and takes place on the hard packed sand from Morro Rock to the Cayucos Pier. Have more fun with the 4th Annual 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
August 14-16 25th Annual Cayucos Capers A2 Square Dance Festival
Cayucos School Multipurpose Room.
Come join dancers from all over the United States and around the world. World Class Recording Artists and Square Dance Callers: Jet Roberts and Joe Saltel along with David & Susan Kleek Cueing the Round Dancing.
August 16 Mainstream Dance
2-4:30pm, Cayucos School Multipurpose Room
Join us after the Cayucos Capers A2 Square Dance Festival for a Mainstream Dance with Featured Caller and Recording Artist Darren Gallina. 50/50 drawing, raffles, refreshments and lots of fun! Proceeds go to the Cayucos Educational Foundation's computer program serving the Middle School Students. Reservations by phone: 805-350-5819. Advance tickets: $6, at the door: $8
September 3 Cayucos Lioness Spaghetti Feed - Trade School Scholarship Fundraiser
4:30-7pm, 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. Take-out available. Tickets available at the door, or phone 805-772-0277.
September 5-7, 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 Vendor Application here.
September 7 Cayucos Fire Department Bar-b-Que Fundraiser
11:30am-3pm Cayucos Vets Hall
Come support the Cayucos Fire Department. Contact Cayucos Fire 805-995-3372
September 12-13 Central Coast Woodcarvers 38th 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, George Newell: 805-542-0293 / firstname.lastname@example.org or Scott Lang 408-482-1951 / email@example.com
September 19 31st Annual California Coastal Cleanup Day
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.
Sept - October TBA Cayucos Lioness Enchilada Fundraiser
Help support the Lioness Club. All proceeds make it possible to continue work in funding many community programs. Pre-orders only. For more information or to order, contact any Lioness, or call 805-995-1432.
October 18 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 Vendor Application here
15th Annual Autumn Gem and Mineral Show
Sat: 9am-5pm, Sun:10am-5pm, Cayucos Vet's Hall, at the foot of the pier.
Featuring dealers selling gems, minerals, fossils, carvings, jewelry, beads, jade, crystals, meteorites, lapidary and metaphysical items. Jewelry-making demonstration. Free parking, free admission, and free door prizes. Free drawing at the end of the show on Sunday. Incredibly-tasting Santa Maria-style barbecue outside on the patio in back. More information can be found here.
60th 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 7 25th 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
December 6 Town Christmas Tree Lighting
5pm, Corner of Ocean Avenue and D Street
Come join us for caroling and our Annual Christmas Tree Lighting.
December 12 8th 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 12 Bluff Walk hosted by the Cayucos Land Conservancy
As part of the town's annual Christmas in Cayucos celebration, the Cayucos Land Conservancy is offering a nature walk. Walks are 1-1.5 hours long.