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All dates and times are subject to change. If you are interested in staging a special event or activity at any San Luis Obispo County Park facility, contact Park Operations Coordinator, Stacey King at sking@co.slo.ca.us, or call (805) 781-5930.

Lopez Lake Events Calendar
Santa Margarita Lake Events Calendar

Last Revised: September 25, 2014

OCTOBER 2014
Program / Activity
Elfin Forest Work Parties
Small Wilderness Area Preservation (SWAP) organizes "First Saturday Work Parties." Please dress for wind, fog, or sun. Layers work well. Long pants and long-sleeved shirts are best. Sturdy shoes are a must. Meet at the north end of 15th Street at the Elfin Forest entrance. Take care not to park in front of driveways or mailboxes. 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Information: (805) 528-0392 or www.elfin-forest.org
Special Events
Friday - Sunday, October 3 - 5 - Scott Tinley's Triathlon - Register for this event through tricalifornia.com. Camping and day use are available but access to the roads in the park and the lake will be limited for the safety of the participants. Information: www.tricalifornia.com
 
NOVEMBER 2014
Program / Activity
Elfin Forest Work Parties
Small Wilderness Area Preservation (SWAP) organizes "First Saturday Work Parties." Please dress for wind, fog, or sun. Layers work well. Long pants and long-sleeved shirts are best. Sturdy shoes are a must. Meet at the north end of 15th Street at the Elfin Forest entrance. Take care not to park in front of driveways or mailboxes. 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Information: (805) 528-0392 or www.elfin-forest.org
Special Events

Sunday, November 17 - Turkey Trot Fun Run
Starts at 8:00am Rain or Shine. Tiny Mile with Girls and boys divisions for 6 and under with a $15 race entrance fee. 5K and 10k races with various age divisions with a $25/$30 race fee. 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners in each division will receive a medal. For registration information go to Active.com

 
DECEMBER 2014
Program / Activity
Elfin Forest Work Parties
Small Wilderness Area Preservation (SWAP) organizes "First Saturday Work Parties." Please dress for wind, fog, or sun. Layers work well. Long pants and long-sleeved shirts are best. Sturdy shoes are a must. Meet at the north end of 15th Street at the Elfin Forest entrance. Take care not to park in front of driveways or mailboxes. 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Information: (805) 528-0392or www.elfin-forest.org
Special Events
 
 
JANUARY 2015
Program / Activity
Elfin Forest Work Parties
Small Wilderness Area Preservation (SWAP) organizes "First Saturday Work Parties." Please dress for wind, fog, or sun. Layers work well. Long pants and long-sleeved shirts are best. Sturdy shoes are a must. Meet at the north end of 15th Street at the Elfin Forest entrance. Take care not to park in front of driveways or mailboxes. 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Information: (805) 528-0392
Special Events

Annual Carlin Soule Memorial Polar Bear Dip
Bring in the new year with a brisk dip in the Pacific Ocean at Cayucos Beach!. Anyone can participate...or be a spectator. Festivities begin at 10 a.m. and participants will run into the ocean at 12:00noon. This is a FREE event
Sponsored by Cayucos Chamber of Commerce.
Info: (805) 995-1200

 
FEBRUARY 2015
Program / Activity
Elfin Forest Work Parties
Small Wilderness Area Preservation (SWAP) organizes "First Saturday Work Parties." Please dress for wind, fog, or sun. Layers work well. Long pants and long-sleeved shirts are best. Sturdy shoes are a must. Meet at the north end of 15th Street at the Elfin Forest entrance. Take care not to park in front of driveways or mailboxes. 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Information: (805) 528-0392 or www.elfin-forest.org
Special Events
 
 
MARCH 2015
Program / Activity
Elfin Forest Work Parties
Small Wilderness Area Preservation (SWAP) organizes "First Saturday Work Parties." Please dress for wind, fog, or sun. Layers work well. Long pants and long-sleeved shirts are best. Sturdy shoes are a must. Meet at the north end of 15th Street at the Elfin Forest entrance. Take care not to park in front of driveways or mailboxes. 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Information: (805) 528-0392or www.elfin-forest.org
Special Events
 
 
APRIL 2015
Program / Activity
Elfin Forest Work Parties
Small Wilderness Area Preservation (SWAP) organizes "First Saturday Work Parties." Please dress for wind, fog, or sun. Layers work well. Long pants and long-sleeved shirts are best. Sturdy shoes are a must. Meet at the north end of 15th Street at the Elfin Forest entrance. Take care not to park in front of driveways or mailbox. 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Information: (805) 528-0392 or www.elfin-forest.org
Special Events
 
 
MAY 2015
Program / Activity
Elfin Forest Work Parties
Small Wilderness Area Preservation (SWAP) organizes "First Saturday Work Parties." Please dress for wind, fog, or sun. Layers work well. Long pants and long-sleeved shirts are best. Sturdy shoes are a must. Meet at the north end of 15th Street at the Elfin Forest entrance. Take care not to park in front of driveways or mailboxes. 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Information: (805) 528-0392 or www.elfin-forest.org
Special Events
Outdoor Discovery Festival at Lopez Lake Recreaiton Area
11:00am - 5:00pm come and discover the great outdoors with San Luis Obispo County Parks. Activities include Nature Boat Tours, Eco-Fair with exhibits and demonstrations, Arts & Craft activities and vendors. If you like hiking, biking, kayaking and more...this is the place to be! This is a great family event and everyone is welcome. Day use fees are $10 per vehicle so make sure you carpool to this green event.
Info: (805) 788-2381 or Outdoor Discovery Festival
Monster Skate Park Series Contest - Los Osos Skate Park
This is the final stage of the seven part series. Series winners will be announced after this last contest. Come out and support all of the kids and adults showing us their great skateboarding skills! Registration takes place at event location.
Contest begins at 10 a.m.
Info: www.ccmonsterskate.com
 
JUNE 2015
Program / Activity
Elfin Forest Work Parties
Small Wilderness Area Preservation (SWAP) organizes "First Saturday Work Parties." Please dress for wind, fog, or sun. Layers work well. Long pants and long-sleeved shirts are best. Sturdy shoes are a must. Meet at the north end of 15th Street at the Elfin Forest entrance. Take care not to park in front of driveways or mailboxes. 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Information: (805) 528-0392 or www.elfin-forest.org
Special Events

 

 
JULY 2015
Program / Activity
Elfin Forest Work Parties
Small Wilderness Area Preservation (SWAP) organizes "First Saturday Work Parties." Please dress for wind, fog, or sun. Layers work well. Long pants and long-sleeved shirts are best. Sturdy shoes are a must. Meet at the north end of 15th Street at the Elfin Forest entrance. Take care not to park in front of driveways or mailboxes. 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Information: (805) 528-0392 or www.elfin-forest.org
Special Events
Seven Sisters Fest
Craft Brew Beer & Music Fest. A nonstop music festival celebrating life on the Central Coast!
El Chorro Regional Park , San Luis Obispo
Sponsor: Harvest Moon Inc.
Info: Jim Vanko 805-772-7978 or https://www.facebook.com/SevenSistersFest or www.sevensistersfest.com
 
AUGUST 2015
Program / Activity
Elfin Forest Work Parties
Small Wilderness Area Preservation (SWAP) organizes "First Saturday Work Parties." Please dress for wind, fog, or sun. Layers work well. Long pants and long-sleeved shirts are best. Sturdy shoes are a must. Meet at the north end of 15th Street at the Elfin Forest entrance. Take care not to park in front of driveways or mailboxes. 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Information: (805) 528-0392 or www.elfin-forest.org
Special Events
 
 
SEPTEMBER 2015
Program / Activity
Elfin Forest Work Parties
Small Wilderness Area Preservation (SWAP) organizes "First Saturday Work Parties." Please dress for wind, fog, or sun. Layers work well. Long pants and long-sleeved shirts are best. Sturdy shoes are a must. Meet at the north end of 15th Street at the Elfin Forest entrance. Take care not to park in front of driveways or mailboxes. 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon
Information: (805) 528-0392 or www.elfin-forest.org
Special Events

Dog Splash Days at Templeton Pool
Sponsored by Parks-4-Pups and San Luis Obispo County Parks. Friday will be for small dogs and senior dogs. Saturday and Sunday will be for All Dogs! Come support Parks-4-Pups fundraising efforts!
Info: Paula O'Farrell at (805) 239-4437

 
 

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(P) 805.781.5930, (F) 805.781.1102

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