Christmas on the Coast with the Most

The Central Coast might not be a winter wonderland of snow, but there is no shortage of things to do when it comes to celebrating the holiday season. We have all of the fun to-dos without the less than ideal temperatures and messy winter weather! The month of December may be halfway gone, but the glass is half full with tons of holiday events left to fill your calendar. Here are our favorite ways to spend Christmas on the coast with the most!

Your Holiday Planning Checklist

Christmas is just around the corner, and before we know it we’ll be popping champagne on New Year’s Eve. With just a few weeks of preparation left before the big celebrations begin, now is the time to make a holiday To-Do list and check it twice!

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…

#CentralCoasting Fun on the Fourth

Parades, concerts, and fireworks, oh my! Independence Day is only a few days away, and everyone at Martin Resorts is excited for some Fourth of July fun! We’ve compiled a list of some of the best local celebrations happening over the long weekend, so take a look, pick your favorites, grab your essentials, and plan accordingly! But wherever you go, be safe and be sure to show us what you’re up to on Instagram by using #CentralCoasting! When you do, you’ll be entered to win a 1-night stay at a Martin Resorts property! From all of us at Martin Resorts, Happy…

Celebrating the Fourth in Pismo Beach: Tips and Tricks

Every year, the City of Pismo Beach hosts a unique Independence Day celebration enjoyed by San Luis Obispo county locals and far-flung vacationers, culminating in a spectacular firework display from the end of the Pier. Due to it’s immense popularity, Pismo is notoriously crowded on this evening of celebration. Read on for event information and tips for a Fourth of July to remember! Event Information Pismo’s Annual Fourth of July Celebration begins at 10 a.m. on July fourth, ending after fireworks at 10 p.m. General admission is free of charge. Throughout the day, there will be art, crafts, food, and music…

5 Best Shops for Unique Christmas Presents

We often struggle finding presents for our loved ones for Christmas, because it feels like everyone already has everything! When trying to pick out presents, you don’t want to repeat something your friends or family already have, and you also want to make sure you get them something useful or beautiful that they’ll like and appreciate. The Central Coast, fortunately, with its small local shops and relative lack of malls and department stores, is a great place to find some interesting gifts that are off the beaten path. Whether you’ve already started shopping, or you’re just beginning now, let these recommendations guide…