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October 1st-31st, 2015 ~ Month long

SCARECROW FESTIVAL  -

2015 Cambria Scarecrow Festival Presented by the Communities of Cambria and San Simeon. For the entire month of October, hundreds of artfully crafted scarecrows are displayed throughout the seaside villages of Cambria and San Simeon. It is truly a case of whimsy running rampant! For more information email info@cambriascarecrows.com Website: www.cambriascarecrows.com  


October, 2015

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October 
OPEN STUDIO ART TOUR -
Date TBA. Facebook - ARTSObispo. FREE EVENT  

October 
TWLIGHT TOUR AT PIEDRAS BLANCAS LIGHT STATION -
Piedras BlancasTwilight Tour 2015 DATE TBD, The Twilight Tour features guides in period attire, historic enactments, and sunset viewing. Reservations are required – 809-924-1807. Tour times are 5:00, 5:15, 5:30, and 5:45. Sunset is at 6:15. This living history/sunset tour is very popular so be sure to make reservations early. Details will be given at the time reservations are made. $15 adults, $10 ages 6-17.
Web site: http://www.piedrasblancas.org  

October 1 - 31
SCARECROW FESTIVAL 2015 -
For the entire month of October, the most artistic, creative and lively scarecrows will line the streets of Cambria's East & West Villages, Moonstone Beach, & San Simeon For more information:contact 805-395-2399
Web site: http://www.cambriascarecrows.com  

October 1
Salute to Scarecrows: A Star-Lit Coastal Celebration - Cambria Nursery and Florist
Cambria Nursery and Florist 2801 Eton Drive 5:30—7:30 p.m. $25 per person in advance ($35 at the door) Tickets available at Chamber of Commerce or on-line at Eventbrite.com beginning late July Tasting six mini-food courses from local restaurants, each paired with a local wine or beer. Musical entertainment. Silent auction featuring decorated wine barrels by local artists, each perfect as an art piece or working rain barrel. Additional silent auction/raffle of local meals, wine and gifts...And best of all—gala announcement of the 2015 prize-winning scarecrows!
Contact: info@cambriascarecrows Phone: 805-395-2399
Web site: www.cambriascarecrows.com  

October 2
HEARST CASTLE EVENING TOURS - Hearst Castle San Simeon
On most Friday and Saturday evenings. Tours run through October 2 thru December 24.Hearst Castle will feature the Living History Program that emphasizes the bygone lifestyle of this great estate. Allow two hours and ten minutes for this tour. Prices are $30 for adults and $15 for youth ages 6 through 17. for additional information or to make a reservation, contact the web site at:http://www.hearstcastle.com Phone: 800-444-4445
Web site: http://www.hearstcastle.com  

October 3 - 14
DISCOVER CROATIA -
Cambria Chamber of Commerce presents... Discover Croatia. For Information: 805.927.3624 Mary Ann or barbara. We would be pleased to answer your questions and/or send a brochure out to you. Your travel experience starts on Oct. 3, 2015. Bus travel to LAX is provided from Cambria. You will leave from L.A. International Airport. Highlights of the trip...Opatija, Plitvice Lake National Park,Dubrovnik, Family-Style Dinner in Cilipi, Split, Diocletian's Palace, Ljubljana, Lake Bled, Plenta Boat Ride, Wine Tasting.
Web site: https://gateway.gocollette.com/link/650547  

October 6 - 31
PIEDRAS BLANCAS LIGHTHOUSE TOUR - 9:45 am
From SEPT. 1-JUNE14th tours are offered Tuesday, Thursday, & Saturday. From June 15 - August 31st. tours are offered Monday through Saturday. No reservations needed for groups less than 10 people. No tours offered on federal holidays (Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, etc.) $10 adults, $5 ages 6-17, no fee for ages 5 and under. Tours last about 2 hours and include a 1/2 mile of easy walking. Visitors meet at 9:45 a.m. at the former Piedras Blancas Motel located 1.5 miles north of the light station on Highway 1. Do not wait at the gate to the light station! Wheelchairs and strollers are available upon request. No pets. Tours may be cancelled due to inclement weather. For tour information, special arrangements, or groups of 10 or more, call 805-927-7361 Phone: 805-927-7361
Web site: http://www.piedrasblancas.org  

October 8
FALL JURIED SHOW - 1350 Main St.
FALL JURIED SHOW. Oct. 8-Nov. 15th. Opening reception Oct. 9
Web site: http://www.cambriacenterforthearts.org  

October 9 - 11
OCTOBERFEST CRAFT FAIR - VET'S PARKING LOT
ANNUAL CRAFT FAIR. OCT. 9TH FROM NOON-10 PM, OCT. 10TH FROM 8AM-10 PM, OCT,11TH FROM 8AM-10 PM
Contact: Dave Siegel Phone: 927-4720  

October 10 - 11
'Manifest The Life You Desire' - San Simeon, CA.
The Art of Awakening Healing Intensive 'Manifest The Life You Desire' Where: Join Darcy Cleome for a 2-Day Intensive Healing Seminar in San Simeon, CA. Darcy Cleome is a Multidimensional Healer, Clairvoyant Channel, Spiritual Teacher, Founder of Amethyst Healing and Author of The Way of the Awakened This Seminar is for those who are ready to shift into a New Way of Being. *Release patterns and belief systems that are holding you back. *Master Centering, Grounding and Harnessing your Energy. *Grasp the concepts of Reading and Clearing your Energy Systems. *Tap into Your Own Intuition. *Practice using Pendulums, Divining Rods and other Useful Tools. *Receive Skills for Living On~Purpose and with Intention. *Learn to Create and Manifest from Your Multidimensional Source Self. *Acquire Knowledge on how to Master The Laws of the Universe. *Discover how to Retrieve and Channel Your Own Unique, Latent Abilities. ~Participant Gifts: Workbook, Meditation CD, Pendulum and Pen~ Location:Cavalier Oceanfront Resort, 250 San Simeon Avenue, San Simeon, CA 93452 Saturday and Sunday 10:00 am - 5:00 pm.
Contact: Darcy Phone: 805.927.1700
Web site: http://www.darcycleome.com  

October 10
HARVEST FESTIVAL -
Saturday October 10 on the grounds of the Cambria Historical Museum. 11-4 public invited, no admission fee. Family fun events, food and music 927-2891
Web site: http://www.cambriahistoricalsociety.com/  

October 10 - 11
AMERICAN LEGION HARVEST FAIR -
Held in the Vet's parking lot. 805.927.5010  

October 12
Farm Tour -
Farm Tour on Monday, October 12.
Web site: http://www.cambriahistoricalsociety.com/  

October 16 - 31
VANYA & SONIA & MASHA & SPIKE -
Oct. 16th-Nov. 8th Preview Oct. 16thFridays & Saturdays 7:30pm, Sundays 3:00pm Opening Gala, Oct. 17th 5:30pm wine & Hors D'Oeuvres $35
Web site: http://www.cambriacenterforthearts.org  

October 16 - 18
HARVEST WEEKEND AT ROCKY CREEK CELLARS - 11-5 PM
Head West and join RCC for a harvest weekend of fine wine, delicious BBQ and lots of laughter. We are proud to announce our 2015 wines are in the barrel! Come and sample our long aged, single varietal red wines. Enjoy the bouquet and the long finish. Dusty will be at the BBQ cooking up some tasty treats on the red oak grill, along with some of his hand-picked, favorite side dishes. Evan Brown and his special guest will be playing live music all weekend. Just $5 for wine tasting and $10 for BBQ! Location: 8687 Apple Rd. Hwy 46 West Templeton, CA. 93465 Phone: 805-238-1919
Web site: HTTP://WWW.ROCKYCREEKCELLARS.COM  

October 17
VIVA ROTARY AROUND THE WORLD - 5:30pm
Gourmet edibles, a full sit-down gourmet meal, wonderful local wines, , fellowship, live entertainment featuring “Back Bay Betty”, live and silent auctions, raffle prizes, and the ability to contribute to local and international Rotary charities. This year you can bid on exciting vacation packages, fine wines, catered meals and many more “goodies” too numerous to mention. Phone: 805.927.0491
Web site: http://www.cambriarotary.org  

October 17 - 18
Tart & Wine Pairing at Harmony Cellars - 11 am-3pm 3255 Harmony Valley Road
Wine and tart pairing--the perfect way to celebrate harvest's bounty. Homemade savory and sweet tarts, bursting with fresh fall ingredients, will be creatively matched with Chuck's fruit-forward wines. Flight of three tarts: $5/club, $8/non club. No reservations. Phone: 805.927.1625
Web site: http://www.HarmonyCellars.com  

October 22
"THE LIFE & TIMES OF ART BEAL" - 2251 Center St.
Thursday, October 22, 5:30 p.m. - Elizabeth Appel - "The Life and Times of Art Beal"
Web site: http://www.cambriahistoricalsociety.com/  

October 24
CREEKSIDE RESERVE ART FESTIVAL -
Greenspace-The Cambria Land Trust is celebrating it's 3rd Creekside Reserve Art Festival October 24, 2015 at the Greenspace Creekside Reserve located at 2264 Center Street in the heart of East Village. Call rick at 927-2866 or email rick@greenspacecambria.org  

October 24
TWLIGHT TOUR -
Don’t miss the next Piedras Blancas Light Station living history tour, on the evening of October 24th. This is a wonderful opportunity to experience the light station at twilight, get a feeling for what life at the light station was like in the old days, and view the sunset. The date portrayed will be 1909, which falls within an important period of progress at Piedras Blancas Light Station. reenactors will include keepers working in the lighthouse, fog signal building, and blacksmith shop. In the historic district, wives will be discussing domestic goings on. With luck, a beautiful sunset will be experienced. Tour start times will be 5:00, 5:15, 5:30, and 5:45. The fee is $15 for adults. Details will be given at the time reservations are made. Call 805-924-1807 to reserve a spot on this very popular tour.  

October 31
HALLOWEEN PARADE - 3:30 PM
Halloween Parade. Children of Cambria Join in the fun. Meet at the community Center at 3:30pm for a trick or treat parade through the West Village business district.
Contact: Froggies Phone: 927-1434  

October 31
HARVEST CARNIVAL - 2250 Yorkshire
OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.The Harvest Carnival will take place from 3-6pm. PRESCHOOL AND UP ARE INVITED. BRING YOUR FRIENDS. FACE PAINTING, RAFFLES, BOUNCE HOUSE, GAMES, COOL PRIZES.
Contact: 927-5502