"Keep recreation strong in Grover Beach by sponsoring one or more events held each year. Support public recreation and see the benefits of sponsorship in the information letter and brochure form here."
View a list of special events for the year or upcoming events
in Grover Beach:
Thurs, Dec. 3rd (Businesses) & Thurs, Dec. 17th (Residential) Final Judging 5:30-9:00 p.m.
Holiday of Lights Decorating Contest - Be Sure to Have Your Lights On!
Preliminary Judging (Businesses): Sat, Nov. 28th to Mon, Nov. 30th (5:30 to 9:00 p.m.)
Preliminary Judging (Residential): Sat, Dec. 12th and Sun, Dec. 13th (5:30 to 9:00 p.m.)
Location: Various locations throughout Grover Beach
Show your holiday spirit by decorating your HOME or BUSINESS! Earn bragging rights in your neighborhood! Nominate your neighbor, yourself, or your favorite local business owner! Awards will be presented in the following categories:
*Mayor's Award: Best overall in originality
*City Council Award: Best use of animation and /or craftsmanship
*Commissioner's Award: Best use of lights
*Business Award: Best overall display
*Best Theme Award: Best use of consistent theme
*Simple Elegance Award: Best display demonstrating simplicity and grace
Saturday, December 5, 2015 - Volunteers Needed!
49th Annual Holiday Parade
Time: 10:00 a.m.
Location: Parade begins at 16th Street, travels west down West Grand Avenue to 9th Street, and
finishes at the Ramona Garden Park Center, 993 Ramona Avenue.
This Year's Theme: "Hawaiian Holiday"
Parade Entry Application: Application
(Parade applications accepted until Monday, November 30, 2015 at 5:00 p.m.)
This is the only daytime parade in South San Luis Obispo County! Bring the entire family and enjoy a good old fashioned parade. Show off the holiday spirit of your business, club, or organization and be in the parade! (It's a great way to advertise!) Parade entry fee is a new unwrapped gift for a child ages 0 to 17; larger group entries are welcome to donate more than one!
Saturday, December 5, 2015
Santa's Workshop Fine Art & Craft Faire
Time: Santa's Workshop: Immediately after parade, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Location: Ramona Garden Park Center, 993 Ramona Avenue.
Vendor Booth Application: Application
(Vendor Booth applications accepted until Wednesday, November 25, 2015) - (Food and handcrafted artisans only!)
Come and visit over 40 artist and crafters who have created unique, handcrafted gifts for you and your loved ones this holiday season. Festivities include a visit with Santa, fun activities for kids, demonstrating artists and crafters, and live music!
Monday, December 7, 2015
Holiday Tree Lighting
Time: 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Location: City Hall parking lot (pine tree), 154 S. 8th Street
To be held prior to the first City Council meeting in December! Join us for cocoa, coffee and cookies, caroling, and a visit with Santa!
For more information on any of these events, please call the Parks and Recreation Department at: (805) 473-4580.
View recreation programs
offered by Grover Beach Parks and Recreation.