CHRISTMAS HAPPENINGS IN CAYUCOS AND CAMBRIA
The Christmas season is upon us and it’s always nice to do something special to get into the holiday spirit. One of the best times to visit Cayucos is during the month of December. This is when the town comes alive with holiday cheer and there are plenty of festive activities to enjoy. You’re cordially invited to Christmas in Cayucos.
Cayucos Christmas Tree Lighting
There’s nothing like being with friends, old and new, to celebrate a community Christmas Tree Lighting. A warm welcome, carolers, and refreshments make this an evening to savor as the annual tree comes to life. And guess who’s coming to town? Santa and Mrs. Claus will be arriving by fire engine! Children can look forward to visiting Santa in his quaint Victorian home.
When: Sunday, December 4
Where: Corner of D Street and Ocean Avenue
Time: 5 PM
Cayucos Christmas Open House
Come ring in the holidays with family and friends at the 9th Annual Cayucos Christmas Open House. Businesses will be open from 5 – 8 PM for shoppers to see what they have to offer and to find just-the-right gifts. You can look forward to raffles, discounted prices, entertainment and refreshments. The Cayucos Chamber is proud to host trolley and horse-carriage rides at no charge. Santa and Mrs. Claus will be visiting with children in their quaint Victorian home next to the community Christmas tree (corner of D Street and Ocean Avenue).
When: Saturday, December 10th
Where: Ocean Avenue
Time: 5 – 8 PM
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Cambria Christmas Market
Cambria hosts a fabulous traditional European-style Christmas Market during the Christmas season. Since medieval times, especially in Germany and Austria, town squares feature open-air stalls where vendors sell food, drink, crafts, and seasonal items. Visitors can enjoy delectable bratwurst (sausages), Glühwein (hot-spiced wine), and tasty treats. You won’t want to miss the entertainment, music, and dancing either! The most amazing sight your eyes will feast on is the beautiful array of light displays. Come walk through a Winter Wonderland, rain or shine!
When: November 25 – December 23 closed Mondays and Tuesdays, check dates on the website.
Where: Cambria Pines Lodge
Time: 5 – 9 PM
Fee: Depends on the night. Kids 5 and under are free.
Complimentary shuttle from Coast Union High School.
Morro Bay Lighted Boat Parade
The Lighted Boat Parade is a festive holiday event in Morro Bay! Local boats of all sizes are decorated with lights for the holiday season and cruise the harbor.
When: Saturday, December 3rd
Where: Morro Bay Embarcadero
Time: 6:30 – 8 PM