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July 4

Film and TV

FILM AND TV  ACTING CLASSES FOR ADULTS, YOUTH, AND TEENS
FILM AND TV ACTING CLASSES FOR ADULTS, YOUTH, AND TEENS
(Times vary)

This class takes place on Sun. and is taught by a professional film actor/director. Annual LA trips to perform for talent agents and casting directors.

Aaron Metchik
act@actorsedge.com
Phone: 310-910-1228
http://actorsedge.com

La Perla Del Mar
205 Windward Ave.
Shell Beach

Farmers Market

SLO GRANGE FARMERS MARKET
(3-6pm)

This farmers market is held every Tuesday in the Grange parking lot from

Mary White
marylwhite.mail@gmail.com
Phone: 762-4688

2880 Broad St.
SLO

Cost: Free

SAN LUIS OBISPO DOWNTOWN FARMERS MARKET
(6-9pm)

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.

Downtown Association
Phone: 541-0286
http://dowtownslo.com

Farmers' Market
Higuera St.
SLO

Cost: Free

ARROYO GRANDE
(8:30am)

In the Smart & Final parking lot on the corner of Grand Ave. and Courtland on Wed. at

Phone: 544-9570

Arroyo Grande

NIPOMO CERTIFIED FARMERS MARKET
(11am-2:30pm)

Takes place on Sundays from

glenn5612@att.net
Phone: 929-3081

Monarch Club
1645 Trilogy Parkway
Nipomo

Cost: Free

SAN LUIS OBISPO
(8-10:45am)

At the Promenade parking lot near World Market (off Madonna Road), Sat. from

Phone: 544-9570

SLO

TEMPLETON
(9am-12:30pm)

In the Town Park on Sat.

Phone: 748-1109

at 6th and Crocker Streets
Templeton

LOS OSOS/BAYWOOD PARK
(2-4:30pm)

Mondays.

Phone: 748-1109

At Second and Santa Maria Streets
Los Osos

PASO ROBLES
(3-6pm)

Tues. at City Park from

Phone: 748-1109
http://northcountyfarmersmarkets.com

11th and Spring St.
Paso Robles

Lectures and Learning

HEARST CASTLE
(Times vary)

The mother of all state parks is open to the public for magical tours, films, memorabilia and more. Don't miss this one-of-a-kind experience. Docent-led tours give incredible insight to Hearst and the history of his castle.

Phone: 800-444-4445 or 927-2074
http://hearstcastle.com

San Simeon

Holiday events

4TH OF JULY CELEBRATION AT PEAR VALLEY
July 4 (5-9pm)

Bring a picnic. Music by Hard Times from 5-9pm. July 4.

Events
info@pearvalley.com
Phone: 237-2861
http://pearvalley.com

Pear Valley Estate Wine
4900 Union Rd.
Paso Robles

Cost: Free

4TH OF JULY SAND SCULPTURE CONTEST AND FIREWORKS
July 4 (5:30am-10pm)

Sand Sculpture Contest created by kids, novices, and professionals. There will be a parade through downtown, and fireworks at dusk on July 4.

Phone: 995-1200
http://cayucoschamber.com

downtown Cayucos
near the Cayucos Pier
Cayucos

Cost: Free

ANNUAL FOURTH OF JULY FIREWORKS IN PISMO
July 4 (10am-9:30pm)

Celebrate our nation's independence on July 4 with music, food, and a grand fireworks display from our famous 1,200 foot Pismo Pier. For more information, please contact the Pismo Beach Chamber of Commerce.

Phone: 800-443-7778

Pismo Pier
Pismo Beach

Cost: Free for regular viewing and $25 VIP seating on the pier

CAMBRIA PICNIC IN THE PARK AND FIREWORKS DISPLAY
July 4 (10am-10pm)

Cambria's annual July 4 celebration is held at Shamel Park with fun family events, music, and barbecue all day long. A spectacular fireworks display begins at dusk and will light up the sky for miles along the coast.

Phone: 927-5010

Shamel Park
5455 Windsor Blvd.
Cambria , CA

Cost: Free

FACES OF FREEDOM 4TH OF JULY FLAG RALLY  GRAND UNVEILING
Grand Unveiling of World Class Sign
FACES OF FREEDOM 4TH OF JULY FLAG RALLY GRAND UNVEILING
July 4 (7:30am)

on July 4.

Ann Hatch
REAAnnH@msn.com
Phone: 462-1267

Morro Rd. and Portola Rd.
Atascadero

Cost: Free

FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION AT ATASCADERO LAKE PARK
July 4 (Events start at 7am)

It's an all-day July 4 celebration at Atascadero Lake Park. There will be bike rides, races, horseshoe-pitching contest, an antique carousel, food to enjoy, activities for the kids, and live music. And enjoy the only zoo on the Central Coast, the Charles Paddock Zoo, free of charge! There will also be a free movie for the kids at Galaxy Theatre downtown in the afternoon.

http://atascaderochamber.org/events

Atascadero Lake Park
9305 Pismo Ave.
Atascadero

Cost: Free

FOURTH OF JULY IN THE VILLAGE
July 4 (1-3pm)

Enjoy music in the bandstand and a good old-fashioned firework show. July 4.

Phone: 473-2250

Arroyo Grande Village
Short St., (between Olahan and Branch)
Arroyo Grande

Cost: Free

JULY 4 BLOCK PARTY
JULY 4 BLOCK PARTY
July 4 (11am-6pm)

Free block party at the Niblick Road Baptist Church.

Laurene Martin
Office@NiblickRoadBaptist.Com
Phone: 238-4614
http://www.NiblickRoadBaptist.com

Niblick Road Baptist Church
1145 Niblick Road
Paso Robles 93446

Cost: Free

MORRO BAY FOURTH OF JULY
July 4 (Festivities start at noon)

Enjoy a day of family activities at Tidelands Park on July 4. There will be live music, food, vendors, kids games, and more. Don't miss the fireworks!

Phone: 772-4467
http://morrobay4th.org

Tidelands Park
south end of Embarcadero
Morro Bay

Cost: Free

OLD FASHIONED FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION IN SLO
July 4 (11am-3pm)

Join the City of San Luis Obispo Parks and Recreation Department and Rotary SLO Monday Club for an old fashioned July 4 celebration at Mitchell Park. Festivities include free carnival games, sweet treats, and a fundraiser barbecue in support of Rotary charities. Musical entertainment plays at the bandstand throughout the day.

Phone: 781-7300
http://slocity.org/parksandrecreation

Mitchell Park
1400 Osos St.
SLO

Cost: Free

PASOBLAST!: A FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION
July 4 (4-10pm)

Celebrate our nation's birthday on July 4 with a patriotic event for both the community and visitors. This will be a fun family event for all to enjoy. Please, no pets and no alcoholic beverages.

Phone: 226-9262
http://pasoblast.org

Barney Schwartz Park
2970 Union Rd.
Paso Robles

Cost: Free

SANTA MARGARITA FOURTH OF JULY CELEBRATION
July 4 (9am-1pm)

Santa Margarita will hold its annual Fourth of July celebration on July 4. Community members are encouraged to decorate bikes and wagons in red, white, and blue and join the parade down H street. After the parade there will be live music, games, contests, art, craft faire, and more at Santa Margarita Community Park.

Phone: 438-5011

Santa Margarita Park
9509 California 58
Santa Margarita

Cost: Free

VIP FOURTH OF JULY PARTY IN PISMO BEACH
July 4 (7-10pm)

Join us on the rooftop terrace at the SeaCrest Hotel in Pismo for their July 4 VIP Party. Enjoy dinner and drinks, as well as a DJ as you watch the annual fireworks show set off from the Pismo pier.

Phone: 773-4608
http://seacrestpismo.com

2241 Price St.
Pismo Beach

Cost: $50

Special Events

OPEN STUDIO
July 4 (M/T 1-4, W-Sat 10-4, Sun 12-4)

Make and take crafts! $5/project

Terri Kurczewski
smartstudioslo@gmail.com
Phone: 904-5229

Sm(ART) Studio
3591 Sacramento #104
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $5/project

Kid Stuff

SCHOOL OF ROCK SUMMER CAMPS
Summer Camps by teVelde Music Schools
SCHOOL OF ROCK SUMMER CAMPS
July 4 (12:30-2:30pm)

From June 24 to August 17, learn multiple instruments and singing at these camps by teVelde Music Schools.

teVelde Music Schools
teveldenewstudents@gmail.com
Phone: 474-1224
http://teveldemusic.com

teVelde Music Schools
3440 S. Higuera St., Ste. 110
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $340-$375

Sports and Wellness

GENTLE YOGA
GENTLE YOGA
Lessons and Classes
July 4 (9:30am & 5:00pm)

Class meets: 5/7-8/15 Tu/Th 9:30-10:45a

Sue Conrad
sconrad@slcusd.org
Phone: 805-549-1222
http://ae.slcusd.org

Avila Center & Sunnyside Elementary
191 San Miguel St. & 880 Manzanita Dr.
Avila Beach & Los Osos 93424 & 93402

Cost: $98.00 & $73.00

PEACEFUL MARTIAL ARTS
Lessons and Classes
July 4 (6:00pm)

Powerful moves applied peacefully

Mary Tesoro
Aikidoslo@mac.com
Phone: 544-8866
http://Aikidoslo@mac.com

Aikido of San Luis Obispo
209 Bonetti
San Luis Obispo 93401

Cost: $60-80

Lectures and Learning

BELLY DANCE CLASSES- Santa Maria
BELLY DANCE CLASSES- Santa Maria
Classes
July 4 (6:00)

Classes start 5/23/13- Every 6 weeks

Dana Johnson
Bluemoonhaven@gmail.com
Phone: 805-709-4686
http://Bluemoonhaven.com

Everyone Can Dance
800 S. Broadway
Santa Maria 93454

Cost: 14.00

Fundraisers

DRIVE THRU BARBECUE FUNDRAISER
DRIVE THRU BARBECUE FUNDRAISER
July 4 (12-4pm)

Benefiting the Avon Breast Cancer Walk to fight breast cancer on July 4.

Liz Bednorz
Liz Bednorz@sbcglobal.net
Phone: 771-9705
http://Beachhousebistro.net

Beach House Bistro
2770 Main St.
Morro Bay

Cost: $14