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Enthralling Things to Do in Pismo, CA

Shows, Galleries, and More Entertainment

The Central Coast has plenty of opportunities to sit back, relax, and allow someone else to do the entertaining! If you're the vacationer who loves to spend your time off enjoying live music, beautiful art, and fun festivals, the Central Coast is the destination for you. All just a short drive from Pismo Lighthouse Suites are the many venues and gatherings that provide these lively, entertaining experiences. Read on for our favorite things to do in Pismo, California and in the surrounding areas.

Live Music

Live music is the perfect way to spend a night out or a day enjoying the sunshine on the Central Coast. Amazing venues like Vina Robles Ampitheatre and SLO Brew provide the people with fun, lively days and nights here. The delicious food and some tasty drinks top off this great activity, creating an amazing way to spend your time visiting here.



Vacations can be full on fun-filled days, packed to the brim with activities and places to go. Sometimes, it is nice to sit down and enjoy a few moments of relaxation. Movies are a great way to wind down and appreciate the calming movie-going experience at one of our many film venues. The historic Sunset Drive-In will transport you to simpler days, and the new, updated Downtown Centre Cinemas has reclining chairs comfortable enough to fall asleep in.



Live theater is an entertainment experience like no other. There is something amazing about watching talented people on stage, creating an audience and actor relationship by telling an interesting story. If you're looking for a way to spend a night on the town here on the Central Coast, enjoying one of our play venues is definitely the way to go.


Art & Galleries

On the Central Coast, we love enjoying the beautiful scenery and even taking a piece of it home with a gorgeous piece of artwork! The many art galleries and events local to the Central Coast are a great way to get to know the area better and meet native artists. 


Fairs & Festivals

Our annual and seasonal fairs and festivals here on the Central Coast provide a wide range of entertainment for any type of person. From food festivals to art gatherings and even music, there is no shortage of fun street fairs and events to gather and enjoy.



Sporting events are always tons of fun! With the crowd cheering and the athletes feeding off all that excitement, it's hard to find sports boring. The Central Coast is lucky to have Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, where tons of amazing and talented college athletes compete and provide us with fun sporting events to go to!

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