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From 07/04/2017 To: 07/04/2017
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Add to Calendar 07/04/2017 07/04/2017 America/Phoenix Fourth of July Weekend Activities <p><span style="font-size: 11pt; font-family: Calibri, sans-serif;"><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;">Find miles of pristine beaches, beat city traffic and celebrate 4 nights and 5 days of fun in Morro Bay! This unique fishing village is as patriotic as can be. Find your favorite summer activities like kayaking, boating, hiking, biking, fishing and surfing not to mention the annual 4<sup>th</sup> of July Family Funday! Check </span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><a href="http://bit.ly/BookRoomsJuly4th2017">here for July 4th weekend hotel bookings. </a></span></span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><br> <br> Check out this sample fun itinerary! </span><br> <br> <strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">FREE MORRO BAY TROLLEY FOR MORRO BAY HOTEL GUESTS!</span></strong><br> </span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;">The Morro Bay Trolley is free to all hotel guests Friday, June 30th through Tuesday, July 4th.</span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"> Just show your room key and it's FREE out to Morro Rock, to North Morro Bay tide pools, to the Morro Bay State Park trails, estuary and Natural HIstory Museum. Not to mention all over downtown and the Embarcadero where restaurants, shopping and outdoor adventure abound! No need to drive around town with Morro Bay's FREE trolley in the house!<br> <br> </span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><img src="http://www.morrobay.org/images/sunset%20web.jpg" style="width: 400px; float: right;" alt="">FRIDAY: DINNER AND SUNSET</span><br> </strong>Arrive and head out for dinner at one of our fantastic restaurants. Morro Bay has everything from wine bars and fine dining to family restaurants serving local produce, fresh seafood </span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;">caught </span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;">by local fishermen, and </span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;">fresh farmed</span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"> world famous Morro Bay Oysters. <br> <br> After dinner explore the bay and Embarcadero. Walk or bike out the harbor walk to Morro Rock and catch the sunset at 8pm. If you forget your bike at home, borrow one from one of our bike rental shops. Keep an eye out for otter families playing along the shoreline as it's one of their favorite hang out spots.&nbsp;<br> <br> <strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">SATURDAY: EXPLORE THE BAY</span><br> </strong>Time to explore the bay, on the bay! Head on down to one of the many rental shops along the waterfront and enjoy a morning of kayaking, paddleboarding or boating around the harbor and estuary. <br> </span></p> <span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"> Watch for shore birds, seals, otters and more local wildlife all in their natural habitat. Bring a picnic lunch and shore your kayak at the sandspit across the bay for an aftern</span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><img src="http://www.morrobay.org/images/paddleboard%20web.jpg" style="width: 400px; float: right;" alt=""></span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;">oon of beach fun. Play in the sand, take a dip in the water and beachcomb until your hearts desire.&nbsp; <br> <br> After freshening up at your hotel, head over to the weekly Farmers' Market on the corner of Main and Harbor Streets. Your mouth will water over farm fresh finds, and local products like homemade tamales, fresh kettle corn and Cal Poly produce. The market is open every Saturday from 2:30pm-5pm. <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong><br> <br> </strong></span><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">SUNDAY: SHOP AND LEARN</span></strong><br> Spend your Sunday browsing local antique, boutique and magnifique shops in downtown Morro Bay and along the waterfront. Many of our&nbsp;storefronts are <img src="http://www.morrobay.org/images/photo%20web.jpg" style="width: 400px; float: right;" alt="">impossible to walk past without peeking inside. Get a taste of Morro Bay culture with many homemade goods&nbsp; from our local artisans </span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;">and fine art from local galleries.</span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><br> <br> Museums are everywhere! From the Morro Bay Skateboard Museum to the Morro Bay Maritime Museum, lots of family fun abounds. The Morro Bay Natural History Museum is located in the Morro Bay State Park just minutes from downtown. HIking trails, golf and fun exploration awaits. <strong></strong></span><br> <span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><strong></strong></span> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><strong> &nbsp;<span style="text-decoration: underline;"><br> MONDAY: BEACH AND TIDE POOLS</span></strong><br> Play all day in the sunshine on Morro Strand Beach. Just north of Morro Rock lies miles of uncombed beaches leading all the way to the Cayucos pier. Find YOUR way to beach it -- whether you surf, suntan, skimboard, fly a kite, or take a nap! Located just a mile north Morro Rock are tide pools - a perfect beach-walk destination. Explore for sea urchins, star fish and baby crabs. It's fun climbing the rocks and enjoying the sun and surf. <br> <strong><br> <span style="text-decoration: underline;">TU</span><span style="text-decoration: underline;">ESDAY, JULY 4TH:&nbsp;</span></strong></span><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline; font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;">FAMILY FUNDAY</span></strong><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><br> <img src="http://www.morrobay.org/images/web.jpg" style="width: 493px; float: right; left: 167.8px; height: 333px;" alt="">Come check out Morro Bay's annual 4th of July Family Funday. The day starts out with a skateboard race starting at Morro Bay High School down the Embarcadero to the Morro Bay Maritime Museum. Be sure to bring you bikes for the annual 4th of July bike parade starting at the bridge over Morro Creek.&nbsp;If you'd rather, there are many bike rental places at local hotels and bike shops to make your packing a bit lighter. The parade ends at Tidelands park where a FREE family carnival with games, a dunk tank, bounce house, food vendors, and entertainment will take place until 5pm. For more info <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><a href="http://www.morrobay.org/events/family-funday-4th-of-july" target="_blank">CLICK HERE.</a></span><br> <br> <span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>TAKE A BOAT TO SEE THE CAYUCOS FIREWORKS SHOW:</strong></span><br> <strong></strong></span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><strong>Sub Sea Tours:</strong> Evening cocktail cruise to Cayucos for fireworks. <a href="/Data/bit.ly/SubseaFireworksCruise">Click here to make reservations</a> or call for more information at&nbsp;(805) 772-9463.</span><span style="font-size: 18px;"><span style="font-family: Arial;"><strong><br> Virg's Landing: </strong>Venture to Cayucos for the spectacular fireworks show from 7pm-10pm. Reserve your seat by calling: (805)772-1222.<br> <strong>Red Anchor Charters: </strong>Secure a private sailing charter to the Cayucos fireworks show for up to 6 people at&nbsp;(805) 235-5488.<br> <strong>Morro Bay Landing:</strong> Call for more information at&nbsp;(805)771-5500.<br> <strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><br> 4th of July Tides</span></strong><br> Sunrise: 5:52am<br> Sunset: &nbsp;8:22pm<br> High Tide: 8:46am/7:54pm<br> Low Tide: 2:32am/1:45pm</span><br> <br> </span></p> <div unselectable="on" class="rrHandle rrSW" style="position: absolute; cursor: sw-resize; z-index: auto; height: 7px; width: 7px; top: 1778.5px; left: -3.5px;"></div> <div unselectable="on" class="rrHandle rrS" style="position: absolute; cursor: s-resize; z-index: auto; height: 7px; width: 7px; top: 1778.5px; left: 201px;"></div> <div unselectable="on" class="rrHandle rrSE" style="position: absolute; cursor: se-resize; z-index: auto; height: 7px; width: 7px; top: 1778.5px; left: 405.5px;"></div> <div unselectable="on" class="rrHandle rrE" style="position: absolute; cursor: e-resize; z-index: auto; height: 7px; width: 7px; top: 1660px; left: 405.5px;"></div> <div unselectable="on" class="rrHandle rrNE" style="position: absolute; cursor: ne-resize; z-index: auto; height: 7px; width: 7px; top: 1541.5px; left: 405.5px;"></div> <div unselectable="on" class="rrHandle rrN" style="position: absolute; cursor: n-resize; z-index: auto; height: 7px; width: 7px; top: 1541.5px; left: 201px;"></div> <div unselectable="on" class="rrHandle rrNW" style="position: absolute; cursor: nw-resize; z-index: auto; height: 7px; width: 7px; top: 1541.5px; left: -3.5px;"></div> <div unselectable="on" class="rrHandle rrW" style="position: absolute; cursor: w-resize; z-index: auto; height: 7px; width: 7px; top: 1660px; left: -3.5px;"></div> <span style="font-size: 16px;"> </span> false MM/DD/YYYY

Find miles of pristine beaches, beat city traffic and celebrate 4 nights and 5 days of fun in Morro Bay! This unique fishing village is as patriotic as can be. Find your favorite summer activities like kayaking, boating, hiking, biking, fishing and surfing not to mention the annual 4th of July Family Funday! Check here for July 4th weekend hotel bookings.

Check out this sample fun itinerary!


FREE MORRO BAY TROLLEY FOR MORRO BAY HOTEL GUESTS!
The Morro Bay Trolley is free to all hotel guests Friday, June 30th through Tuesday, July 4th. Just show your room key and it's FREE out to Morro Rock, to North Morro Bay tide pools, to the Morro Bay State Park trails, estuary and Natural HIstory Museum. Not to mention all over downtown and the Embarcadero where restaurants, shopping and outdoor adventure abound! No need to drive around town with Morro Bay's FREE trolley in the house!

FRIDAY: DINNER AND SUNSET
Arrive and head out for dinner at one of our fantastic restaurants. Morro Bay has everything from wine bars and fine dining to family restaurants serving local produce, fresh seafood
caught by local fishermen, and fresh farmed world famous Morro Bay Oysters.

After dinner explore the bay and Embarcadero. Walk or bike out the harbor walk to Morro Rock and catch the sunset at 8pm. If you forget your bike at home, borrow one from one of our bike rental shops. Keep an eye out for otter families playing along the shoreline as it's one of their favorite hang out spots. 

SATURDAY: EXPLORE THE BAY
Time to explore the bay, on the bay! Head on down to one of the many rental shops along the waterfront and enjoy a morning of kayaking, paddleboarding or boating around the harbor and estuary.

Watch for shore birds, seals, otters and more local wildlife all in their natural habitat. Bring a picnic lunch and shore your kayak at the sandspit across the bay for an afternoon of beach fun. Play in the sand, take a dip in the water and beachcomb until your hearts desire. 

After freshening up at your hotel, head over to the weekly Farmers' Market on the corner of Main and Harbor Streets. Your mouth will water over farm fresh finds, and local products like homemade tamales, fresh kettle corn and Cal Poly produce. The market is open every Saturday from 2:30pm-5pm.

SUNDAY: SHOP AND LEARN
Spend your Sunday browsing local antique, boutique and magnifique shops in downtown Morro Bay and along the waterfront. Many of our storefronts are impossible to walk past without peeking inside. Get a taste of Morro Bay culture with many homemade goods  from our local artisans
and fine art from local galleries.

Museums are everywhere! From the Morro Bay Skateboard Museum to the Morro Bay Maritime Museum, lots of family fun abounds. The Morro Bay Natural History Museum is located in the Morro Bay State Park just minutes from downtown. HIking trails, golf and fun exploration awaits.

 
MONDAY: BEACH AND TIDE POOLS

Play all day in the sunshine on Morro Strand Beach. Just north of Morro Rock lies miles of uncombed beaches leading all the way to the Cayucos pier. Find YOUR way to beach it -- whether you surf, suntan, skimboard, fly a kite, or take a nap! Located just a mile north Morro Rock are tide pools - a perfect beach-walk destination. Explore for sea urchins, star fish and baby crabs. It's fun climbing the rocks and enjoying the sun and surf.

TUESDAY, JULY 4TH: 
FAMILY FUNDAY
Come check out Morro Bay's annual 4th of July Family Funday. The day starts out with a skateboard race starting at Morro Bay High School down the Embarcadero to the Morro Bay Maritime Museum. Be sure to bring you bikes for the annual 4th of July bike parade starting at the bridge over Morro Creek. If you'd rather, there are many bike rental places at local hotels and bike shops to make your packing a bit lighter. The parade ends at Tidelands park where a FREE family carnival with games, a dunk tank, bounce house, food vendors, and entertainment will take place until 5pm. For more info CLICK HERE.

TAKE A BOAT TO SEE THE CAYUCOS FIREWORKS SHOW:
Sub Sea Tours: Evening cocktail cruise to Cayucos for fireworks. Click here to make reservations or call for more information at (805) 772-9463.
Virg's Landing:
Venture to Cayucos for the spectacular fireworks show from 7pm-10pm. Reserve your seat by calling: (805)772-1222.
Red Anchor Charters: Secure a private sailing charter to the Cayucos fireworks show for up to 6 people at (805) 235-5488.
Morro Bay Landing: Call for more information at (805)771-5500.

4th of July Tides

Sunrise: 5:52am
Sunset:  8:22pm
High Tide: 8:46am/7:54pm
Low Tide: 2:32am/1:45pm