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SLO GRANGE FARMERS MARKET
This farmers market is held every Tuesday in the Grange parking lot from
SAN LUIS OBISPO DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET
The San Luis Obispo Farmers Market takes place every Thursday from 6-9pm on Higuera St. between Osos and Nipomo and includes over 120 vendors of produce, dairy, barbecue, flowers, and more.
In the Smart & Final parking lot on the corner of Grand Ave. and Courtland on Wed. at
NIPOMO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
Takes place on Sundays from
SAN LUIS OBISPO
At the Promenade parking lot near World Market (off Madonna Road), Sat. from
In the Town Park on Sat.
LOS OSOS/BAYWOOD PARK
Tues. at City Park from
HOLIDAYS IN THE PINES 2013
Festive events and unique gifts through Dec. 23
Featuring Anita Marie jewelry, Manuputy silk scarves and ceramics, Veris Bath and candles, essential oils and crocheted goods, Natalie B. Photography, wire jewelry, trees, and more, Dec. 13 from 5-9pm.
December 13 (5-9pm)
On Dec. 13, enjoy piles of snow, snow slides, food, music, fire engine rides, and the Elks Little Train. This event occupies five city blocks. Free admission.
Cost: Free Admission
A TUNA CHRISTMAS
December 13 (Fri. and Sat. 7:30pm; Sun. 3pm)
This fabulously funny and spot-on satire of small town life, featuring the outrageous characters of Tuna, Texas, plays through Dec 31, including a special New Year's Eve Bash.
December 13 (Thurs-Sun 7pm; Sat-Sun 2pm)
A holiday classic live onstage, through Dec. 22,
Based on the documented racial segregation of Birmingham, Alabama in 1963, Pool '63 is a new play devised by director bree valle and the students of the Cuesta College Theatre Dept, in collaboration with playwright Philip Valle. Runs weekends, Dec. 14 at 2pm and 7:30pm and Dec. 15 at 2pm
LIVE MUSIC EVERY MONDAY AND FRIDAY
December 13 (6-9pm)
Live local music with no cover charge through Dec. 27 from
CARL SONNY LEYLAND PIANO CONCERT
Dec. 13 at 7:30pm
Cost: $20 general; $15 jazz fed members; $10 students
CUESTA JAZZ ENSEMBLE CONCERT
December 13 (7:30pm)
This ensemble, conducted by Ron McCarley, will perform Dec. 13.
Dec. 13 at 7pm
Art at Wineries
December 13 (12-5pm)
Pastel paintings featuring landscapes hang through Dec. 30.
M.L. BURDICK AT THACHER WINERY
Art at Wineries
December 13 (11am-5pm)
Original ink paintings on view Thursday through Sunday, through Jan. 26.
December 13 (1-4pm, closed Mondays)
Pastel landscapes featuring trees. Hangs through Jan. 9 from
BIG SUR OIL PAINTINGS
by Susan Sears, through Dec. 31
Classes and Workshops
December 13 (11am-1pm and 6:30-8:30pm)
Workshops offered through Jan. 23 at
Cost: $40 per workshop
Classes and Workshops
December 13 (9:30am-4:30pm)
Open Studio times for individuals and families to create at their leisure through Jan. 12, Fridays from 9:30am-4:30pm and Saturdays and Sundays from noon-5pm. Children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult
Cost: $5 per hour
Special Art Events
December 13 (noon-4pm)
Through Dec. 31 from
ART ACTIVITY: PAPER CHAINS AND CLAY ORNAMENTS
Create and Learn
Decorate the museum or your own home for the holidays using colorful paper chains and use air drying clay to create a one-of-a-kind charm or ornament, through Dec. 15 from 10am-5pm
Cost: Free with admission
Sports and Wellness
Lessons and Classes
December 13 (9:30am)
First class is free; no memberships. Monday, Wednesday, and Friday mornings through Dec. 20.
Cost: $6 after the first class
Lectures and Learning
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