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WINTERFEST

From 11/30/2018 To: 12/12/2018
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ADDRESS

Embarcadero & Downtown

Morro Bay, CA, 93442

Add to Calendar 11/30/2018 12/12/2018 America/Phoenix WINTERFEST <span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><strong>Come enjoy 12 days of fun at the Second annual WINTERFEST in Morro Bay, CA!</strong></span><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"> <span style="font-size: 16px;">Find lighted boats, lighted trees, Santa's House open daily, a Santa Crawl for 21 and over, tall ships in the harbor, and REAL snow for the kids! <strong></strong></span><strong> Here is a line up:<br> </strong> </span> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><br> Santa&rsquo;s House November 30 - December 15, 2018 6 pm to 8 pm<img src="http://www.morrobay.org/images/santa%20house%20web1.jpg" style="width: 300px; float: right;" alt=""></span></strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;">Santa will be available every night with presents and treats for the children. Pictures are free, but frames are a small cost.&nbsp; Come visit Jolly ol&rsquo; Saint Nick in Morro Bay at the Chess Board on the Embarcadero. This is sponsored by Morro Bay Rotary. </span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Restaurant Boat Sail November 30, 2018&nbsp; 6 pm to 8 pm</span></strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;">The Waterfront Restaurants will sponsor the large boats will cruise up and down the Embarcadero waterway as you dine. </span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Lighted Boat Parade December 1, 2018 6 - 8 pm<img src="http://www.morrobay.org/images/boat%20cropped%20for%20web.jpg" style="width: 300px; float: right;" alt=""></span></strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;">The 33rd Annual Lighted Boat Parade continues as our fishing, leisure and yachting community take to the water with decorated boats with dazzling lights and holiday cheer. This visual event will also showcase the home town band, with cocoa and treats for sale, not to mention a winter wonderland. Prizes for best decorated boat include $1000 cash and more. This is sponsored by Morro Bay Rotary. </span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Paddle Parade December 2, 2018&nbsp;11 am - 1 pm at Tidelands Park</span></strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;">Get your arms ready for the Sunday afternoon Non-Motorized&nbsp; Paddle Parade with holiday bedecked kayaks, SUPs, small sailboats, surfboards and anything that floats. Also find fun family activities on shore. Prize for best decorated vessel is $1000 cash plus additional gifts for runners-up. This is sponsored by Morro Bay Rotary. </span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Santa&rsquo;s Wine Walk December 7, 2018 6 - 9 pm City Wide</span></strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;">On Friday, December 8, 2017, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm we will be having an adult scavenger hunt with beer and wine. Retail and services businesses will have a winemaker or brewmaster placed inside their business to give a sip of their exceptional product.&nbsp; The goal is two-fold- to get our guests to find new businesses and introduce your winery or brewery to a new set of fans in a fun setting.&nbsp; This grown-up holiday fun is a scavenger hunt!&nbsp; We will have a Yule Tide Passport given to each of the participating businesses on it that will be given out at the start.&nbsp; A completely filled out Yule Tide Passport will be entered to win a prize of a full weekend of wining and dining!&nbsp; This is sponsored by Friends of Morro Bay Harbor Department. www.morrobaywinterfest.com</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Gingerbread House Competition - December 8, 2018 12 - 2:00pm at the Inn<img src="http://www.morrobay.org/images/cropped%20for%20web.jpg" style="width: 300px; float: right;" alt=""> at Morro Bay</span></strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><span style="font-family: Arial;">Anyone can participate in this fun activity where you build at home (or in your business) a complete Gingerbread House! Bring it to the </span><a href="http://www.innatmorrobay.com/">Inn at Morro Bay</a> to be displayed and judged.</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;">There will be three categories; professional, children (under 18), and family.&nbsp; The houses will be judged by a people choice contest. The winner will receive fabulous prizes! www.morrobaywinterfest.com</span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Snow! and Elf on the Shelf Competition December 9, 2018 12 - 3:00pm at Tidelands Park</span></strong></span></p> <p><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;">We will bring in 3 areas of snow for children to play on and have a fun Elf on The Shelve competition.&nbsp; We will have a sledding hill, snow ball alley and under 5 area for the little elves. The Elf On The Shelf competition will have families creating their naughty elf in a diorama format (we provide the Elves).&nbsp; Let&rsquo;s get creative and win fabulous prizes! www.morrobaywinterfest.com</span></p> <span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 18px;"> <strong> More information on all WINTERFEST events will be available soon at&nbsp;<span style="text-decoration: underline;"><a href="https://morrobaywinterfest.com/" target="_blank">morrobaywinterfest.com</a></span><a href="https://morrobaywinterfest.com/" target="_blank">.</a></strong><br> <strong>&nbsp;<br> </strong> </span> <div> <div> <div><span style="font-family: Arial; font-size: 16px;"> <br> </span> <div></div> </div> </div> </div> Morro Bay false MM/DD/YYYY

Come enjoy 12 days of fun at the Second annual WINTERFEST in Morro Bay, CA! Find lighted boats, lighted trees, Santa's House open daily, a Santa Crawl for 21 and over, tall ships in the harbor, and REAL snow for the kids! Here is a line up:


Santa’s House November 30 - December 15, 2018 6 pm to 8 pm

Santa will be available every night with presents and treats for the children. Pictures are free, but frames are a small cost.  Come visit Jolly ol’ Saint Nick in Morro Bay at the Chess Board on the Embarcadero. This is sponsored by Morro Bay Rotary.

Restaurant Boat Sail November 30, 2018  6 pm to 8 pm

The Waterfront Restaurants will sponsor the large boats will cruise up and down the Embarcadero waterway as you dine.

Lighted Boat Parade December 1, 2018 6 - 8 pm

The 33rd Annual Lighted Boat Parade continues as our fishing, leisure and yachting community take to the water with decorated boats with dazzling lights and holiday cheer. This visual event will also showcase the home town band, with cocoa and treats for sale, not to mention a winter wonderland. Prizes for best decorated boat include $1000 cash and more. This is sponsored by Morro Bay Rotary.

Paddle Parade December 2, 2018 11 am - 1 pm at Tidelands Park

Get your arms ready for the Sunday afternoon Non-Motorized  Paddle Parade with holiday bedecked kayaks, SUPs, small sailboats, surfboards and anything that floats. Also find fun family activities on shore. Prize for best decorated vessel is $1000 cash plus additional gifts for runners-up. This is sponsored by Morro Bay Rotary.

Santa’s Wine Walk December 7, 2018 6 - 9 pm City Wide

On Friday, December 8, 2017, from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm we will be having an adult scavenger hunt with beer and wine. Retail and services businesses will have a winemaker or brewmaster placed inside their business to give a sip of their exceptional product.  The goal is two-fold- to get our guests to find new businesses and introduce your winery or brewery to a new set of fans in a fun setting.  This grown-up holiday fun is a scavenger hunt!  We will have a Yule Tide Passport given to each of the participating businesses on it that will be given out at the start.  A completely filled out Yule Tide Passport will be entered to win a prize of a full weekend of wining and dining!  This is sponsored by Friends of Morro Bay Harbor Department. www.morrobaywinterfest.com

Gingerbread House Competition - December 8, 2018 12 - 2:00pm at the Inn at Morro Bay

Anyone can participate in this fun activity where you build at home (or in your business) a complete Gingerbread House! Bring it to the Inn at Morro Bay to be displayed and judged.

There will be three categories; professional, children (under 18), and family.  The houses will be judged by a people choice contest. The winner will receive fabulous prizes! www.morrobaywinterfest.com

Snow! and Elf on the Shelf Competition December 9, 2018 12 - 3:00pm at Tidelands Park

We will bring in 3 areas of snow for children to play on and have a fun Elf on The Shelve competition.  We will have a sledding hill, snow ball alley and under 5 area for the little elves. The Elf On The Shelf competition will have families creating their naughty elf in a diorama format (we provide the Elves).  Let’s get creative and win fabulous prizes! www.morrobaywinterfest.com

More information on all WINTERFEST events will be available soon at morrobaywinterfest.com.