Avila Beach Winter Holiday Event,
December 7 & 8, 2013

Join us for the 2nd Winter Holiday in Avila Beach on Saturday, December 7th, and Sunday, December 8th for a fun weekend of holiday festivities!

Saturday, December 7th from 11:00 am – 4:00 pm, enjoy the Avila Art Festival at the Avila Beach Community Center, Craft Faire on the Landing, and goodie bags. Then from 5:00 – 8:00 pm, enjoy live music, goodie bags, local businesses light displays and, of course, Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus. Free childcare and family activities will be provided at the Central Coast Aquarium (call 805-595-7280). At 6:00 pm the Lighting of Avila along the Promenade will officially begin the holiday celebration. From 5:00-7:00 pm come aboard a sailing vessel with Patriot Sportfishing for a cruise around Avila Harbor and view of the lights (call 805-595-7200 for pricing information).

On Saturday, free parking will be provided in the Avila Beach parking lot courtesy of the Port San Luis Harbor District.

Sunday, December 8th, 9:00 – 11:00 am, the San Luis Yacht Club will host a Pancake Breakfast for $5.00 per person. At 11:00 am, Santa's Doggie Parade with Dave Congalton on the Promenade, sponsored by the Avila Beach Civic Association, will conclude the weekend celebrations. Please register your dog for this free event by emailing Mary Foppiano at avilabeachcc@gmail.com or by calling 805-627-1997. All dogs must be registered prior to entrance into the parade.