Sand over Snow, It’s the Holiday Season in Pismo Beach
December in Pismo Beach is beyond joyful and merry. The beach community and its surrounding areas bring good cheer to all with an assortment of live music and entertainment, good food and beverages, along with an array of shopping and gift giving experiences from local vendors.
Spark up your holiday spirit with these cherished seasonal events:
Surfin’ Santa Holiday Stroll
The Shell Beach Improvement Group is dedicated to preserving and improving the “unique village atmosphere of Shell Beach for the enjoyment of its residents, businesses and visitors.” This year, the group is proud to present the Sixth Annual Surfin’ Santa Holiday Stroll with festivities taking place on Shell Beach Road between Vista Del Mar and Cliff Avenue. Join jolly musicians and singers for some live music and then visit the numerous local vendors for a range of delicious beverages and food plus arts and crafts to fulfill your holiday shopping needs.
Surfin’ Santa will be ready with gifts in hand for the children and an onsite photographer will be available to capture these joyous moments for your family.
Raffle tickets will be available to purchase from the Shell Beach Improvement Group booth located at Central Coast Kayaks. Raffle prizes include a gingerbread house, floral arrangement and gift certificates from local restaurants and businesses.
Join the Pismo Beach Community on Shell Beach Road on December 12th from 5:00pm to 8:00pm for this once a year holiday treat.
“Christmas Under Construction” in Los Osos
The 26th Annual Christmas Parade in Los Osos will be held on Saturday, December 14th from 10:00am to 11:00am on Los Osos Valley Road. This year’s theme is “Christmas Under Construction.” You will delight in watching the Los Osos community hammer, drill and saw their way to Christmas cheer.
At the conclusion of the parade, make a stop by the Christmas Arts & Crafts Fair for some local holiday shopping. The fair will be held at Native Herbs & Honey at 2015 10th Street, open from 10:00am to 4:00pm.
Community Christmas and Holiday Sing Along
The Arroyo Grande Rotary presents a “Dickens of a Christmas.” Village Carolers from Studio Sing Sing Sing and other local performers will enchant you with a Community Christmas and Holiday Sing Along.
Following the performance, Santa and his elves will be serving up some scrumptious holiday treats from Doc Burnstein’s Ice Cream Lab and the Avila Valley Barn.
This evening of holiday fun will take place on Sunday, December 15th at 4:00pm at the Clark Center for the Performing Arts in Arroyo Grande.
Make Time for Down Time
We all need a little down time as we go from one joyous event to another. So, whether before, during or after your holiday excitement, SeaCrest has your accommodations for rest and relaxation. Choose sand over snow this Holiday Season, and spend your time celebrating in our OceanFront Hotel in Pismo Beach.