Eye on the Coast


Avocado and Margarita Festival, event photos

Morro Bay celebrated two of its best-loved products, avocados and margaritas, on Saturday at the sixth Annual Avocado and Margarita Festival. Find local events as at CalCoastNews’ Event Calendar. If you would like to buy a high-resolution print of any of... (Continue reading)

Madonnari Italian Street Painting Festival, event photos

Madonnari, or street painters, transformed San Luis Obispo’s Mission Plaza. Artists used pastels on pavement to create hundreds of vibrant and colorful, large-scale images on Sept. 8 and 9. The annual festival benefits the Children’s Creative Project, a nonprofit arts... (Continue reading)

San Luis Obispo Democratic Picnic, event photos

Central Coast Democrats celebrated Labor Day at their annual picnic in San Luis Obispo. This year politicians kicked off their campaigns with a focus on creating jobs. Find local events as at CalCoastNews’ Event Calendar. If you would like to buy... (Continue reading)

Gourmet Macaroni and Cheese Festival, event photos

American General Media Radio produced the grand foodie event of the year on the Central Coast, the Gourmet Macaroni and Cheese Festival at Le Vigne Winery in Paso Robles on Aug. 25. A portion of the proceeds went to support... (Continue reading)

Broadway by the Sea, event photos

Music lovers celebrated summer with an outdoor concert featuring the voices of OperaSLO’s best singers performing the music of Broadway and more at the Chapman Estate by the Sea on Aug. 13. Find local events as at CalCoastNews’ Event Calendar. If... (Continue reading)

Roundtable with Assemblyman Bill Monning, event photos

The Children’s Resource Network of the Central Coast participated in a roundtable event with Assemblyman Bill Monning. Find local events as at CalCoastNews’ Event Calendar. If you would like to buy a high resolution print of any of these photos, aside... (Continue reading)

Day with Creative Women in Mission Plaza, event photos

Day with Creative Women at Mission Plaza celebrated women’s creativity with music and entertainment, arts and crafts for display and sale, delicious food, and children’s activities. Find local events as at CalCoastNews’ Event Calendar. If you would like to buy a... (Continue reading)

Children’s Traveling Closet grand opening, event photos

The Central Coast Children’s Resource Network unveiled its new traveling children’s closet on Aug. 3 in San Luis Obispo. The non-profit visits homeless shelters, boys and girls clubs and schools to provide clothing to area children. Find local events as... (Continue reading)

Renaissance Festival on Sunday, event photos

Knights jousted while minstrels played unique instruments at San Luis Obispo County’s annual Renaissance Festival on Sunday. Find local events as at CalCoastNews’ Event Calendar. If you would like to buy a high resolution print of any of these photos, aside... (Continue reading)

SLO County Renaissance Festival, 2nd set of event photos

Royalty, knights and peasants drank grog and made merry at San Luis Obispo County’s most unique festival, the annual Renaissance Festival on Saturday. Find local events as at CalCoastNews’ Event Calendar. If you would like to buy a high resolution print... (Continue reading)