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Paddle your way into the Holidays
11/29/2017

Paddle your way into the Holidays

The year-round sunshine means year-round playtime, especially during the 1st annual Winterfest celebration.
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160 Reasons to Shop Small Saturday
11/21/2017

160 Reasons to Shop Small Saturday

The biggest shopping weekend of the year is fast approaching, meaning many Americans are sketching out their game plans to tackle the best deals. This year, holiday shopping does not have to be stressful. Skip the lines at the department stores, and save your shopping for Shop Small Saturday. Morro Bay offers a unique collection of boutiques, galleries and gift shops to help you find treasures for every member of your family.
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Take your Holiday Decorating into Overdrive: Lighted Boat Weekend
11/16/2017

Take your Holiday Decorating into Overdrive: Lighted Boat Weekend

A challenge fit for holiday fanatics, the three days of lighted boat parades are made for those who can’t seem to hang enough lights on their house. Show off your decorating skills and finally be rewarded for your holiday-light obsession. Bring a decorated vessel to glide along the waterfront delivering a fantastic parade of shimmers, glitters, and dazzling lights. The best boats win prizes. Check out the schedule of events for the Lighted Boat Weekend:
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Veterans and their History in Morro Bay
11/08/2017

Veterans and their History in Morro Bay

This Saturday, let us show our gratitude by taking a moment to serve YOU. If you’re a veteran or active member in the US military, there are places in Morro Bay that want to say “thank you,” through free meals and discounts. Take a look at the deals available:
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Extend Your Thanksgiving on the Coast
11/01/2017

Extend Your Thanksgiving on the Coast

The town is blanketed with delicious smells on this day: slow-roasted barbecued turkeys, fresh whipped mashed potatoes, and all the sweet pie you can eat. Morro Bay brings the best to the table when it comes to Thanksgiving feasts, and always welcomes visitors to celebrate with us.
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Tall Ships to Anchor in Morro Bay!
10/24/2017

Tall Ships to Anchor in Morro Bay!

Most of us are unable to recreate the past, no matter how badly we want to. However, Grays Historical Seaport, based in Washington, has successfully brought a past treasure into the present, recreating historical “tall ships” identical to those that sailed more than 200 years ago. The Lady Washington will be arriving in Morro Bay on November 23, and the Hawaiian Chieftain will be arriving on December 4.
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Halloween Fun
10/18/2017

Halloween Fun

Calling all phantoms, pirates, princesses and pumpkins to participate in Morro Bay’s 4th Annual Trick-or-Treat on Halloween. Come in your spooky attire and slither through downtown storefronts to collect a bagful of sweet goodies.
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The only way to see the coastline from Southern to Central Coast CA
10/11/2017

The only way to see the coastline from Southern to Central Coast CA

All aboard the Pacific Surfliner, Amtrak’s ticket to the unreachable California coastline. Let the Pacific Surfliner be your travel guide as it takes you through a gorgeous beachfront journey unattainable in your car.
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Kids Get FREE Stuff!
10/04/2017

Kids Get FREE Stuff!

Fall is finally here, meaning the long-awaited school and winter vacations are only weeks away. And, Morro Bay is as excited as you are.
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Record Number of Monarchs Migrate to Morro Bay Early
09/26/2017

Record Number of Monarchs Migrate to Morro Bay Early

Striking shades of orange are now threading in and out of the eucalyptus groves in Morro Bay State Park, meaning the migration of monarch butterflies has come early this year. With our warmest sunshine out daily, the monarchs readily recreate their homes high in the trees to escape the cold temperatures of their homelands.
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