San Simeon's peace and tranquility offer an escape from the hustle and bustle of city life. Seasonal celebrations, including 4th of July fireworks and December light shows add sparkle and fun. The active local arts scene always has a new show, musical or play. View the events calendar below to see upcoming events during your next San Simeon stay.

Paint & Sip
Jun 15, 2024

Local artists inspire and instruct Coastal Wine and Paint Party customers step-by-step to create their Cambria Coastal masterpieces! No experience necessary. Coastal Wine and Paint Party is located in beautiful Cambria at various locations depending on class size. Our events last up to 2 hours. We provide all the materials you need for an extraordinary, […]

Winemaker’s Dinner Series
Jun 22, 2024

Delight in our panoramic ocean views as you enjoy a decadent four-course menu from Chefs Jaime Macias and Fernando Cuevas. Each course is expertly paired with signature wines from Hearst Ranch Winery. The evening will include a meet and greet with the winemakers and live music.  Dinner Pricing: Dinner is $125 per person, all inclusive. Stay, Sip & Dine Package: Join […]

Central Coast Arthritis Bike Classic
Sep 21, 2024

The ride takes place each fall and aims to raise over $1 million dollars. Approximately 350 arthritis patients, families and supporters who are recruited by our staff will cycle over 525 miles raising funds and awareness for the Arthritis Foundation along Highway One. This event is marketed and publicized nationwide, with a focus in the […]

California Coastal Cleanup Day
Sep 21, 2024

Walk down any beach and you will find marine debris, defined as “any manufactured or processed solid waste material that enters the marine environment from any source.” Marine debris impact human health and safety, endangers wildlife and aquatic habitats, and costs local and national economies millions in wasted resources and lost revenues. The annual Coastal […]

Scarecrow Festival
Oct 1, 2024

October in Cambria and San Simeon holds a special appeal! The weather is at its most spectacular and the Annual Scarecrow Festival, named to Travel Channel’s Don’t Miss List, is in full swing. It’s a great time to experience the area at its quirky and creative best. All month long, scarecrows showcase the artistic creativity, […]

Cambria Christmas Market at Cambria Pines Lodge
Nov 30, 2024

The countdown to the most magical time of the year has officially begun! The highly anticipated Cambria Christmas Market, the enchanting holiday extravaganza, is gearing up to delight visitors with an unforgettable Christmas wonderland experience. Tickets and hotel overnight packages, which include tickets and parking passes, are now on sale for the awe-inspiring, annual Cambria Christmas Market. “Our team […]