Holiday Preview: Central Coast Christmas Activities

On the Central Coast, the possibilities for getting into the holly jolly mood we all know and love as the Christmas spirit are nearly endless. Because there’s nothing more magical than celebrating the holidays, we’ve put together a list of our favorite holiday events throughout the entire month of December to help you get into the holly jolly holiday mood. Here’s our holiday outing wishlist to help you fill your holiday calendar with Christmas cheer!

Vine Street Victorian Showcase

Bring the whole family to Vine Street for this annual Christmas tradition. Ebenezer Scrooge, the Snow Queen, Mr. & Mrs. Clause, and the whole crew will be on Vine Street to celebrate this annual tradition. Community caroling, illuminated floats, entertainers, community open houses, live music, cotton candy, free cookies, and hot chocolate are just some of the seasonal treats to enjoy at this Central Coast holiday favorite.

(c) Paso Robles Downtown Orginization

 The Nutcracker

It’s Christmas Eve and Clara is about to take you on the night of her dreams. Audiences of all ages will marvel at the Christmas magic and wonder of this spectacular, professional production by San Luis Obispo’s own Civic Ballet accompanied by a live orchestra at the Performing Arts Center.

(c) Civic Ballet SLO

Cambria Christmas Market

The Cambria Christmas Market is centered around the centuries-old traditional German Christmas Market. The Central Coast’s version in beautiful Cambria is a must visit for both locals and visitors to the area, with many unique offerings including tempting local food and drink, with brats, fresh baked good and treats, and Glühwein, our traditional German hot spiced wine – guaranteed to keep you cozy while wandering through Winter Wonderland!

(c) Cambria Christmas Market

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