Morro Bay Ecotourism: Sea Otter Awareness Week

The annual Sea Otter Awareness Week is on the horizon September 22 nd -28 th . It is a great excuse to celebrate our furriest residents: the sea otters that call Morro Bay home. Learn fun sea otter facts, witness otters playing, and get to know their local habitat during Sea Otter Awareness Week…

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Welcome to the Secret Season

Summer may be drawing to a close, but trips to the beach aren’t over. In fact, now is the perfect time to visit Morro Bay! Sunny coastal weather with clear blue skies and no crowds mark our Secret Season. Visit during September – November and be rewarded with the perfect conditions for outdoor Moro…

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Learn the Local Lingo

Want to understand Morro Bay like a local? Here are some Morro Bay specific terms that may come in handy on your next visit. Pick up the local lingo with the cheat-sheet below. You certainly don’t have to be familiar with all these terms to enjoy Morro Bay, but when you’re looking for a local…

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Surfing Morro Bay

The second annual California Surfing Day is on the horizon and rolling in September 20 th . This holiday celebrates California’s official sport and surfing lifestyle by honoring the history, surfing culture, and future of surfing. So, in preparation we’re sharing the best location to catch a wave in…

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Night Entertainment in Morro Bay

After a fun day of exploring Morro Bay, it's time to decide how to spend the evening. Did you know that live music can be found every night of the week in Morro Bay? It's the perfect way to unwind from a busy day of activities, be inspired, and get a sample of local musicians. Night entertainment in…

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Handcrafted Food Throughout Downtown Morro Bay

Just two blocks from the water in the heart of Morro Bay you'll find a walkable downtown filled with original makers, boutiques, and intimate dining options. The restaurants here are unique - an extension of the cities' vibrant artistic community. Many owners handcraft the menu and food they sell…

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Top Morro Bay Oyster Restaurants and Oyster Recipes

Oyster farming in Morro Bay began in the early 1900s and has been a part of our rich aquaculture ever since. In honor of National Oyster Day we've included where to find ready-to-eat Morro Bay oysters in local restaurants, as well as, some fantastic oyster recipes so you can buy your own Morro Bay…

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