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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
A TUNA CHRISTMAS
December 15 (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 15 (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
December 15 (Contact Gallery for time)
Classical guitar master James Edwards performs on Dec. 15.
Cost: Contact Gallery for cost
Portland's Small Souls play Dec. 15 from 1-4pm. Guests include Dale Evers, Steven Paul, and the duo Chinese Melodrama.
Art at Wineries
December 15 (12-5pm)
Pastel paintings featuring landscapes hang through Dec. 30.
M.L. BURDICK AT THACHER WINERY
Art at Wineries
December 15 (11am-5pm)
Original ink paintings on view Thursday through Sunday, through Jan. 26.
December 15 (1-4pm, closed Mondays)
Pastel landscapes featuring trees. Hangs through Jan. 9 from
BIG SUR OIL PAINTINGS
by Susan Sears, through Dec. 31
Special Art Events
December 15 (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
Bugs are way cool: Fight pests with beneficial insects for an eco-friendly garden Right off the vine: Summerset Farms in Santa Ynez does all the work, but lets you do the picking Barrels to chairs: Barrel proprietor Pedro Meza wastes not with Eco-Wine Furniture Hobnobbing with Helen: Picnicking with the Pioneers Man's best friend, pest's worst enemy: Agricultural commissioner demonstrates Santa Barbara County's new pest detection dog Search and rescue team rappels stranded hikers down Cathedral Peak Lompoc files petition to take control of resident's property