Pismo Beach Travel Blog

Pismo Beach Travel Blog

LET’S CELEBRATE WESTERN MONARCH DAY, FEBRUARY 5, 2023!

It’s that wonderful time of year once again: the migratory return of the Western Monarch Butterflies to the Central Coast’s Pismo Beach! Plan your visit, take advantage of Pismo’s Winter Lodging Specials, and discover all of our exciting things to do. This is the perfect time to come visit our…

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2023 SLO CAL Open at Pismo Beach

Local swell is pumping just in time for the 2023 SLOCAL Open from January 23-29 at the Pismo Pier! The stage is set for another epic year of this event at our iconic beach break hosted by a beloved local organization, Surfing for Hope. The sun is shining, the water is crystal blue, and athletes have…

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2022 PISMO BEACH ISA WORLD PARA-SURFING CHAMPIONSHIPS

BE READY TO BE BLOWN AWAY BY THE 2022 PISMO BEACH ISA WORLD PARA-SURFING CHAMPIONSHIPS! COME ON OUT DEC. 3-12! If you attend the Pismo Beach ISA World Para-Surfing Championships hosted by AmpSurf, you are in for a real treat. Last year’s event was an incredible endeavor, well attended, and truly…

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Follow the Fall Fruit on the Apple Trail in See Canyon

What smacks of FALL to you? Some might think, APPLES! There are so many delicious varieties to sample, such as Golden Delicious, Gala, Rome Beauty, Mutsu, Honeycrisp, and so many more! Let's take a look at what The Apple Trail has in store for us. See Canyon, a valley in San Luis Obispo County…

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AmpSurf CA Operation Restoration LTSC

Please Join AmpSurf CA Operation Restoration LTSC from October 20 to 24, 2022, in Pismo Beach, Honoring and Empowering Wounded Warriors! Join us for a great time at Pismo Beach sharing the power of Adaptive Surf Therapy with disabled warriors! We will be participating in a weekend of activities…

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The Pismo Clam and Excellent Seafood: A Taste of the Sea

The Pismo Clam was named for our long, wide beach where so many were once found. Can you believe that clams were once in such abundance that they were harvested with plows? Thousands converged on Pismo Beach during low tides to dig for the coveted mollusks. Clamming is still legal with certain…

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AmpSurf Annual 9/11 2022 Paddle Out

On September 11th, AmpSurf will hold its annual 9/11 Paddle Out in Pismo Beach on the Southside of the Pismo Beach Pier from 7 am to 11 am. The 9/11 Paddle Out honors those who lost their lives that day, those who have passed since defending our freedoms, both overseas and here at home, and those…

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FATHER’S DAY JUNE 19, 2022 – HONORING OUR PAPAS

Was Father’s Day a sneaky card makers profit making scheme? Actually, no! In 1909, Sonora Louise Smart Dodd, raised by her single father, a Civil War veteran, thought there should be a day similar to Mother’s Day for dads. She Petitioned the Spokane Ministerial Association and the local YMCA…

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SUMMERTIME CANINE CARE TIPS

Hello, Friends! Goldie here, with some important canine care tips to remember as we approach those “Dog Days of Summer.” Canine companions are often lovingly included in family vacations. Pismo Beach has dog friendly lodging. This is a time of lots of sunny outdoor play and beach time. Dogs do not…

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CELEBRATE WORLD OCEANS DAY EVERY DAY IN PISMO BEACH!

The United Nations set aside June 8 to honor how Earth’s oceans maintain our world’s ecosystems. We can all help improve our oceans and keep them healthy for generations to come. Let’s all keep these amazing facts foremost in our minds when you visit Pismo Beach: Our oceans produce about 50 percent…

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