This highly anticipated event attracts visitors from the entire state. Generations of families look forward to spending 3 days overlooking the beautiful Pacific Ocean in Pismo Beach. Join in this City Celebration with Live Music, an expanded Family-Fun Kid Zone, Commercial and Food Vendors, Beer & Wine Garden, Best Local Clam Chowder Contest, Clam Dig, Food Trucks, Vendors and more!
Join us at 10am Saturday morning to view the annual Clam Festival Parade on Price Street, and follow the last entrant into the heart of the festival in the Pismo Pier Parking Lot as we kick off the opening of the Kid’s Zone!!
Admission: FREE! Unless participating in a Ticketed Event.
Location: Pismo Beach Pier Parking Lot, 100 Pomeroy Avenue, Pismo Beach, CA 93449.
5:00pm-7:30pm Pismo Beach Chamber of Commerce Hosted Wine Walk (Ticketed Event $25) Visit participating businesses and enjoy a wonderful wine tasting experience. Must be 21 years of age or older to purchase tickets.
8:00am-4:00pm Esteem Surf Co. Surf Contest
10:00am-11:00am Clam Festival Parade
12:00 – 1:00 pm Best Local Clam Chowder Contest (Ticketed Event $20) – Local Pismo Beach restaurants will compete for the title of Best Local Clam Chowder Winner – and you get to be the judge. Clam Chowder Cook-Off will be back on the Pismo Beach Pier this year.
10:00am-5:00pm Beer & Wine Garden
11:00am-5:00pm Live Music, Expanded Kid Zone, Food Trucks, Vendors & More
Band Lineup: 11pm-12:30pm: About Time Duo
1pm – 2:20pm: Damon Castillo Band 3pm-5pm: Molly Ringwald Project
11:00am-4:00pm Live Music, Expanded Kid Zone, Food Trucks, Vendors & More
11:00am-4:00pm Beer & Wine Stage
11:00am-12:00pm Clam Dig – This family-friendly and free event includes prizes for the kids
12:00 – 1:00 pm Clam Bake (Ticketed Event $40) Enjoy a delicious Clam Bake that includes
Tiger Shrimp, Little Neck Clams and Andouille Sausage, Baby Red Potatoes,
Corn on the Cob and Fresh Lemons served with Clam Fritters with a Rowdy
Remoulade Sauce by Pismo Beach’s Famous Splash Café!