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February 29, 2020 ~ Saturday

ANNUAL WESTERN DANCE   -

Do you want to learn the latest line dances or couple dances or are you new to Western Dancing? Cambria Western Dance provides a whole day of workshops for all levels and an evening dance. Couples Dancing takes place at the Veteran’s Memorial Building 1000 Main Street. Line Dancing will be held at the Cambria Grammar School 3223 Main St. For registration & program information: registration & program  


February, 2020

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February 
LIVE MUSIC - 2336 Main St.
Las Cambritas Mexican Restaurant. Local Live Music Every Thursday: John Stephan: Tropical Brazilian Guitar 5-8pm; Every Sunday: Live Band on our Patio 1-4pm: Feb.. 2 - Jill Knight; Feb. 9 - Bobby Santa Cruz; Feb. 16 - Juke Box Heros; Feb.23 - Rough House Phone: 805-927-0175  

February 1 - 29
FREE MOVIE! - 6PM & 7PM
Don't miss this spectacular FREE 45-minute film highlighting the power of America's National Parks, narrated by Robert Redford. Saturday evenings at the Hearst Castle Theater through February 29; 2 shows - 6pm and 7pm.  

February 1
DISCOVERY SATURDAYS - 10:00 AM Coastal Discovery Center
Meet at the Coastal Discovery Center at San Simeon Cove for the following field trips and presentations, free to the public. Reservation Required: Call or text 805-801-0773 to reserve a space and leave a call-back no. Directions: https://montereybay.noaa.gov/vc/cdc/planyourvisit.html Family learning opportunities – Life of the Northern Elephant Seal Donations accepted. Winter is the most exciting time of the year to view elephant seals at Piedras Blancas rookery where females give birth and males defend their territory. Learn about the amazing life of the northern elephant seal in an informative 45- minute presentation before visiting the seals at the main rookery with a docent from Friends of the Elephant Seal. What: Family learning opportunities – Exploring Tidepool Communities When: Feb 8, Sat at 3pm and Feb 22, Sat at 3pm Where: Coastal Discovery Center at San Simeon Bay, near Hearst Castle off Hwy 1. Reservation Required: To reserve space, or get updates on program offerings, call (805) 801-0773. Donations accepted. Join biologists from Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary to explore the amazing plant and animal communities that live on the rocks between tides. Learn how scientists study the intertidal and why. Wear water shoes or sandals, and dress in layers. Phone: 805-801-0773
Web site: https://montereybay.noaa.gov/vc/cdc/planyourvisit.html  

February 1
BOBBY MALONE LIVE - 3pm – 6pm 2905 BURTON DR.
Live music by Bobby Malone in the lounge every Saturday. No Cover. Phone: 805.927.4200
Web site: http://www.cambriapineslodge.com  

February 1
DOES THE FOREST TALK TO ITSELF? - 10am - 12pm Tipton and Warren St.
Location: Tipton and Warren St. Docent: Gil Eastman Does the forest talk to itself as it welcomes the changes of winter? Can we become part of the conversation as we enter the forest? Learn about the trees, plants, animals and human history of this Cambria gem. This is an easy 2.5 hour docent led stroll around the Forest Loop Trail on the Fiscalini Ranch Preserve - there is very little elevation gain. Bring water and tick spray for peace of mind. Wear shoes that protect the toes and long pants to protect from poison oak. Children are welcome with adult supervision. The walk will begin at the Tipton entrance to the Preserve (close to Tipton and Warren). For information and directions, call Gil at 805-927-9556, leave a message and Gil will return your call. The walk is free and open to the public. Rain cancels walk Phone: 805-927-9556
Web site: https://www.ffrpcambria.org  

February 1
“Attachments Between Us” - 4:30pm - 6:00pm 1350 Main Street
Show January 30 – March 8, 2020 Cambria Center for the Arts Gallery is excited to host this themed show for the month of February, which overlaps the love themed Cambria Film Festival and St. Valentine's Day. Artists are open to interpret this theme in any way they'd like. Opening Reception: Saturday, February 1st, 4:30pm - 6:00pm Beyond this heart felt theme we also will have jewelry and other small works which can be found in our cabinets. Perhaps for the Valentine in your life?? Our Gallery weekly hours are Thursday & Friday 1-4 PM, and Saturday & Sunday 11-4 PM. Please come to see these wonderful artistic interpretations of the heart. Always free! Children welcome! Take-in day: Tuesday, January 28th, 10:00am – noon.
Contact: Gallery@CambriaCenterForTheArts.Org Phone: 805.927.8190
Web site: http://www.CambriaCenterForTheArts.org  

February 4
BANJERDAN LIVE - 3pm 2905 BURTON DR.
Live music by Banjerdan every Tuesday in the lounge. No cover. Phone: 805.927.4200
Web site: http://www.cambriapineslodge.com  

February 4
LOUIE ORTEGA LIVE - 8PM - 11PM 2905 BURTON DR.
Live music by Louie Ortega every Tuesday night. No cover. Phone: 805.927.4200
Web site: http://www.cambriapineslodge.com  

February 5
ANDY SCOTT LIVE - 8PM - 11PM 2905 BURTON DR.
Live music in the lounge every Wednesday evening, no cover. Phone: 805.927.4200
Web site: http://www.cambriapineslodge.com  

February 5
Moonstone Memoirs - True Stories Live - 6:00 PM 8:30 PM 812 Cornwall St.
True stories told without notes in front of a live audience. Hear (or tell!) fascinating tales told in a 5 - 8 minute time frame. $5 donation for local charity requested. Storytellers get a complimentary glass of wine. Moonstone Cellars wines available by the glass and bottle. Learn more here! Tonight’s story theme will be announced at January’s Moonstone Memoirs event. Phone: 805.927.9466
Web site: http://www.moonstonecellars.com  

February 6 - 9
3RD CAMBRIA INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL -
February 6 - 9, 2020 Cambria Film Festival. Across four days and in three venues, more than 50 films will be screened. Independent films from around the world. All focused on the theme of romance, romantic comedies and the complexities of love. Plus special parties and talks with filmmakers. Tickets available for individual screenings as well as special bundled passes, with sales beginning on October 16, 2019. Overview: 1 2 3 4 Previous Next The Cambria Film Festival returns for its third year on February 6-9, 2020. The film festival celebrates romance, romantic comedies and the complexity of love. Over 1500 independent films from around the world are entered into competition, but only a few will be showcased during this celebratory four-day festival presenting the best of the best in shorts, features and documentaries. Purchase your tickets at https://cambriafilmfestival.com Special Events & Festival Highlights: Opening Night Reception & Film Closing Night Gala and Awards Ceremony VIP Reception Festival Lounge Feature Films Spotlight Films Filmmaker Talks Community Films Short Programs Favorite Shorts Competition Feature Films and Competition Shorts All films in the competition series are eligible to win both audience and judge’s awards. They have been selected from over 3000 entries by our panel of screeners and verified by our judging committee. Films are ticketed events and any Festival Pass provides access. Spotlight Films The Festival’s Steering Committee, with help from the screening and judging team, selects a variety of films to showcase. These films deal with topics that go beyond the romantic theme of the Festival, but ultimately bring to Cambria intriguing films that deal touch on love in its broadest sense. Films are ticketed events and any Festival Pass provides access. Community Films A small number of films have been selected to provide free screenings to anyone in the community. Such films are not ticketed, and access is provided entirely on a first-come, first-served basis. Phone: 805-927-8190
Web site: https://cambriafilmfestival.com/schedule/  

February 7
MARCUS DIMAGGIO LIVE - 3pm – 6pm 2905 BURTON DR.
Live music by Marcus DiMaggio, every Friday, in the lounge. No Cover. Phone: 805.927.4200
Web site: http://www.cambriapineslodge.com  

February 7 - 28
ALL-YOU-CAN-EAT GOURMET PIZZA! - 4pm - 7pm 2905 BURTON DR.
Spend an evening outdoors while enjoying delicious wood-fired pizza and yard games. All Fridays, $19.95 for Adults; $12.95 for kids. Phone: 805.927.4200
Web site: http://www.cambriapineslodge.com  

February 8
The Migratory Habits of Monarch Butterflies - the King of Butterflies - 10am - 12pm TBA
Location: Location will be announced to registrants Docent: Jessica Griffiths and Holly Sletteland Come join Jessica Griffiths, who has been working as a field biologist for nearly 20 years, to demystify the extraordinary migration of the king of butterflies - the Monarch. Jessica first began working with Monarchs over 15 years ago in Pacific Grove and Big Sur. She received her Masters at Cal Poly University, where she studied overwintering Monarch butterflies. She has a passion for public outreach and education, and has given presentations on native wildlife to thousands of people. She currently works as a biologist for Althouse and Meade, where she continues to work to protect Monarchs and their habitat. She has also collaborated with several universities and organizations, through Monarch Alert, to engage Citizen Scientists in Monarch research. Her goal has always been to further the conservation of these amazing butterlfies in the West. Please join us for this educational and fun exploration of our Ranch overwintering Monarch butterflies! Registration is required. Rain cancels event Phone: 805.927.2856
Web site: https://www.ffrpcambria.org/connect/docent-walks/  

February 8 - 9
LET'S MAKE VALENTINES! - 11AM-4PM 734 Main Street
Join the folks at The Love Story Project for a FREE, hands-on art event for adults and kids! "Let's Make Valentines" with Tracy Taylor. Phone: 805.464.1963
Web site: https://www.thelovestoryproject.org  

February 8
DISCOVERY SATURDAYS - 10:00 AM; 3 PM Coastal Discovery Center
Meet at the Coastal Discovery Center at San Simeon Cove for the following field trips and presentations, free to the public. Reservation Required: Call or text 805-801-0773 to reserve a space and leave a call-back no. Directions: https://montereybay.noaa.gov/vc/cdc/planyourvisit.html 10AM - Family learning opportunities – Life of the Northern Elephant Seal Winter is the most exciting time of the year to view elephant seals at Piedras Blancas rookery where females give birth and males defend their territory. Learn about the amazing life of the northern elephant seal in an informative 45- minute presentation before visiting the seals at the main rookery with a docent from Friends of the Elephant Seal. 3PM - Family learning opportunities – Exploring Tidepool Communities Join biologists from Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary to explore the amazing plant and animal communities that live on the rocks between tides. Learn how scientists study the intertidal and why. Wear water shoes or sandals, and dress in layers. Donations accepted. Phone: 805-801-0773
Web site: https://montereybay.noaa.gov/vc/cdc/planyourvisit.html  

February 9 - 17
CELEBRATE IN CAMBRIA! -
Check out the various restaurants and shops that will be offering specials and discounts for Valentine's Day and the President's Day weekend: Robin's Restaurant Venetia's Skin Care Cambria Inspirations Linn's Restaurant American Legion Auxiliary Dinner Cambria Pines Lodge Restaurant The Place - Women's Clothing We'll keep adding as they come in!  

February 9
DINNER SHOW - 6-8PM 2905 BURTON DR.
Join us for Dinner and a Show featuring "The Magic of Elliott Hunter". All ages welcome! Phone: 805.927.4200  

February 13
AN EVENING OF MAD COMEDY! - 7PM 1350 Main Street
Join in the laughs with Joe Raiola, MAD Magazine Senior Editor, Emeritus! Phone: 805.927.8190
Web site: http://www.CambriaCenterForTheArts.org  

February 14
VALENTINE'S DINNER - 4095 Burton Dr.
Please join us at Robin's Restaurant for a very special Valentine's Menu: Appetizer - Smoked Salmon & Caviar Entrees - Filet Mignon; Seafood Risotto; Grilled Mushrooms Call for reservations 805.927.5007 (Menu subject to change) Phone: 805.927.5007
Web site: http://www.robinsrestaurant.com/  

February 15
DISCOVERY SATURDAYS - 10:00 AM Coastal Discovery Center
Meet at the Coastal Discovery Center at San Simeon Cove for the following field trips and presentations, free to the public. Reservation Required: Call or text 805-801-0773 to reserve a space and leave a call-back no. Directions: https://montereybay.noaa.gov/vc/cdc/planyourvisit.html Family learning opportunities – Life of the Northern Elephant Seal Winter is the most exciting time of the year to view elephant seals at Piedras Blancas rookery where females give birth and males defend their territory. Learn about the amazing life of the northern elephant seal in an informative 45- minute presentation before visiting the seals at the main rookery with a docent from Friends of the Elephant Seal. Donations accepted. Phone: 805-801-0773
Web site: https://montereybay.noaa.gov/vc/cdc/planyourvisit.html  

February 15
Winemaker Dinner at The Padre - 7PM
Join Chuck & Kim Mulligan at the Padre Hotel in Bakersfield for an extravagant meal created by Chef Chris Sayre to highlight Harmony wines. $95/club, $105/non club. Reservations required. Go to our website. Phone: 805.927.1625
Web site: http://www.harmonycellars.com  

February 16
Birds and More Along the Bluff Trail - 9 am - 11 am TBA
Location: To be announced Docent: Stephen Beck Winter is a season for both gorgeous weather and migrating birds on the Central Coast. Join Stephen Beck and David and Lois Feleay for an introductory birding walk that will also allow time to discuss some of the other features along the trail. Bring binoculars, if you have them. The group size will be limited to 12 participants, so register early. Starting location will be announced to those who register. For more information, you may call Stephen at 805-400-5366. Registration is required for this event. Rain cancels walk Phone: 805-400-5366
Web site: https://www.ffrpcambria.org/connect/docent-walks/  

February 19
Open Mic Night - 6:00 PM 8:00 PM 812 Cornwall St.
Come show off your latent musical talents! $5 donation for local charity requested. Moonstone Cellars wines available by the glass or bottle. Join us the third Wednesday of each month for some great tunes by talented local people! Phone: 805.927.9466
Web site: http://www.moonstonecellars.com  

February 20
Winemaker Dinner at Oceanpoint Ranch - 6:30PM 7200 Moonstone Beach Dr.
Kick off-your BlendFest experience with a winemaker dinner! Select from three special and exclusive wine dinners in Cambria and San Simeon. Dine with five award-winning Paso Robles winemakers and enjoy the rustic charm of Oceanpoint Ranch on Moonstone Beach in Cambria. Sip Paso Robles wines that will be perfectly paired with a unique tasting menu prepared by Executive Chef Adam Measurall. Where: Oceanpoint Ranch, Cambria – The Canteen Wineries: Bushong Vintage Company, Derby Wine Estates, Harmony Cellars, Seven Oxen Estate Wines, Turley Wine Cellar Tickets- https://nightout.com/events/blendfest-on-the-coast/tickets Phone: 805.927.4648
Web site: https://www.oceanpointranch.com  

February 21 - 22
READER'S THEATER - 7pm & 2pm 1350 Main Street
MAYBE BABY, IT'S YOU by Charlie Shanian & Shari Simpson. Tickets $15 Friday 7pm; Saturday 2pm & 7pm; Sunday 7pm. Phone: 805.927.8190
Web site: http://www.CambriaCenterForTheArts.org  

February 22
DISCOVERY SATURDAYS - 10:00 AM; 3 PM Coastal Discovery Center
Meet at the Coastal Discovery Center at San Simeon Cove for the following field trips and presentations, free to the public. Reservation Required: Call or text 805-801-0773 to reserve a space and leave a call-back no. Directions: https://montereybay.noaa.gov/vc/cdc/planyourvisit.html 10AM - Family learning opportunities – Life of the Northern Elephant Seal Winter is the most exciting time of the year to view elephant seals at Piedras Blancas rookery where females give birth and males defend their territory. Learn about the amazing life of the northern elephant seal in an informative 45- minute presentation before visiting the seals at the main rookery with a docent from Friends of the Elephant Seal. 3PM - Family learning opportunities – Exploring Tidepool Communities Join biologists from Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary to explore the amazing plant and animal communities that live on the rocks between tides. Learn how scientists study the intertidal and why. Wear water shoes or sandals, and dress in layers. Donations accepted. Phone: 805-801-0773
Web site: https://montereybay.noaa.gov/vc/cdc/planyourvisit.html  

February 22
BlendFest on the Coast - 3pm – 6pm 7200 Moonstone Beach Dr.
BlendFest on the Coast Sunset Grand Tasting will bring 40 renowned wineries of Paso Robles to the coast, each showcasing distinct blends. Guests will enjoy spectacular wines, only surpassed by the stunning ocean views on the Sundance Lawn of Oceanpoint Ranch in Cambria. Info & tickets below https://nightout.com/events/blendfest-on-the-coast/tickets
Web site: https://nightout.com/events/blendfest-on-the-coast/tickets  

February 26
TRIVIA NIGHT! - 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM 812 Cornwall St.
Trivia Night Come find out how smart you think you are! Free to attend, with wine and snacks available for purchase. Come down, have fun, drink some wine, and maybe (just maybe) you’ll learn something new! Bring your team or form one when you get here! Wine by the glass or bottle. Sorry, no pets. Phone: 805.927.9466
Web site: http://www.moonstonecellars.com  

February 29
CAMBRIA WESTERN DANCE WORKSHOP - 8:15 am-10 pm
ANNUAL WESTERN DANCE JAMBOREE! Learn from the best! All day dance workshop includes LINE DANCING, COUPLES WORKSHOPS, followed by an evening dance that night. For registration & program information: registration & program Phone: 1.805.927.3624
Web site:
http://www.cambriachamber.org  

February 29
DISCOVERY SATURDAYS - 10:00 AM Coastal Discovery Center
Meet at the Coastal Discovery Center at San Simeon Cove for the following field trips and presentations, free to the public. Reservation Required: Call or text 805-801-0773 to reserve a space and leave a call-back no. Directions: https://montereybay.noaa.gov/vc/cdc/planyourvisit.html Family learning opportunities – Life of the Northern Elephant Seal Winter is the most exciting time of the year to view elephant seals at Piedras Blancas rookery where females give birth and males defend their territory. Learn about the amazing life of the northern elephant seal in an informative 45- minute presentation before visiting the seals at the main rookery with a docent from Friends of the Elephant Seal. Donations accepted. Phone: 805-801-0773
Web site: https://montereybay.noaa.gov/vc/cdc/planyourvisit.html  

February 29 - 1
ARTS & CRAFTS SALE - 11AM-4PM 2905 BURTON DR.
We're excited to announce our first Arts & Crafts Show on Saturday, Feb. 29 and Sunday, March1. Call 805.924.3354 or email durelid@moonstonehotels.com for details or to be a vendor. Phone: 805.924.3354