The Santa Maria Valley Strawberry Festival kicks of the valley’s Strawberry Season, supports our local agriculture and encourages the healthy indulgence of strawberries, all in a fun filled, three day weekend community event.
We showcase local talent, and offer a wide variety of interesting things to do and see. With your paid admission enjoy a variety of FREE attractions, everything from cooking demonstrations to educational and wildlife exhibits, FREE. Naturally, we also feature FREE* strawberry tasting and desert eating contests. Come see all the awesome sights and sounds of the Festival.
The Strawberry Festival also features a traditional carnival, including a full kiddie carnival, commercial displays, along with a fun variety of things to do, and see.
Be awed by local farmers/growers gigantic, farm fresh, sweet and beautiful berries displayed for sale. You will see some of the many variations of the strawberry, as well as other traditional fun carnival foods, all in a wholesome and entertaining atmosphere.
There’s something for everyone to enjoy, so don’t miss it!, It’s sure to delight the entire family!
A Benefit Concert Supporting Survivors. Music, entertainment, and fun for
the whole family. Kid-friendly activities, Celebrity Rockers, food & drinks for
purchase from SLO Brew Rock.
Hundreds of comedians audition each year to compete in the San Francisco Comedy Competition. Only 32 are chosen.
For more than two decades, the San Francisco Stand-Up Comedy Competition has served as a major career springboard for some of the most talented new comics in the country.
Past winners and finalists have achieved superstar status, including comedy legends like Robin Williams, Dana Carvey, and Ellen Degeneres.
Back at the Clark Center by popular demand, this show guarantees a great time, as a new group of Competition winners takes the stage by storm with only one goal in mind – to make you laugh!
If you love comedy, don’t miss out- come see the best! The Four actual comedians will be chosen in April 2019.
Beer and wine available for purchase. Lobby opens one hour before showtime.
This Show May Contain Adult Content!
Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella is the new Broadway adaptation of the classic musical.
This contemporary take on the classic tale features Rodgers & Hammerstein’s most beloved songs, including “In My Own Little Corner,” “Impossible/It’s Possible” and “Ten Minutes Ago,” alongside a hilarious and romantic libretto by Tony Award nominee Douglas Carter Beane as well as some new characters, and surprising twists.
Held in the Forbes Theater
May 16: 7-9 pm
May 17: 7-9 pm
WHY: This 64th annual show offers artists and crafts people a high quality outdoor setting to display and sell their wares to an appreciative audience.
RESULT: Morro Bay Art in the Park is looked upon as the finest display of handmade art and crafts presented in San Luis Obispo County.
EXHIBITS: 108 booths representing 125 independant artists and craft workers .
FOOD: There will be a wide variety of food and drink available at the festival.