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4th of July at Atascadero Lake Park

June 18, 2015 by Visit Atascadero No Comment

Charles Paddock Statue Unveiling & Dedication On Saturday, July 4th at 2 pm, the Vandenberg Chapter of the Military Order of World Wars, together with Assemblyman Katcho Achadjian, Chapter Chairman and City Council Member Bob Kelley, Chapter Co-Chair Chuck Ward and artist Mark Greenaway, will host a special dedication and unveiling of the life-size, six ...

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The Garagiste Festival Returns to Atascadero

October 10, 2014 by Visit Atascadero No Comment

The Garagiste Festival is coming back to the Paso Robles area for the fourth year from November 6-9th. Last year, they expanded the festivities to Atascadero with a dinner at the Carlton and a tasting event at the Pavilion on the Lake. This year, the popular “Opening Round” has been moved to The Carlton Hotel ...

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Become a Balsamic Vinegar Guru Adventure Tour in Atascadero!

September 16, 2014 by Visit Atascadero No Comment

You’ve always wanted to be a balsamic vinegar guru, haven’t you?  Well, you are in luck!  The City of Atascadero is sponsoring this SAVOR the Central Coast adventure tour and lunch to help guru wannabes, like you, when it comes to all things balsamic.  Join Sunset Magazine’s Associate Food Editor host Elaine Johnson at Atascadero’s ...

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Cruisin’ the Nite Away is Great Family Fun!

July 21, 2014 by Visit Atascadero No Comment

Atascadero offers a great weekend of cruising cars and family fun starting with the 22nd annual Hot El Camino Cruise Nite Friday August 15 from 6:30 to 8:30 pm. Thousands of spectators line the main streets of Atascadero to watch the show and catch a glimpse of an assortment of classic four wheeled cruisers from ...

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Saturday in the Park – Summer Concerts at Atascadero Lake Park

July 17, 2014 by Visit Atascadero No Comment

Spend a warm summer evening under the trees listening to live music at the Atascadero Lake Park Bandstand.  This long-standing tradition is a perfect way to cool down and relax on a summer night in Atascadero.  Just ask the locals.  If being in Lake Park on a summer night isn’t enough of a draw, the ...

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Introducing The Charles Paddock Zoo, the only zoo in California’s Central Coast

May 12, 2014 by Visit Atascadero No Comment

Learn about the only zoo in California's Central Coast: The Atascadero Zoo.

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The Atascadero Faces of Freedom War Memorial Honors our Military

April 14, 2014 by Visit Atascadero No Comment

By Susan Hartzler Throughout history, patriotic Americans have been drawn together to serve a cause greater than themselves. Atascadero offers these Americans a place to honor Military personnel and Veterans at the special Faces of Freedom War Memorial located at 6904 El Camino Real in the heart of the city. Dedicated in 2008, the memorial ...

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Where the Locals Go: Atascadero Lakeside Wine Festival

April 7, 2014 by Visit Atascadero No Comment

When you travel somewhere you’ve never been before, do you like to find “secret” places that the locals go to? If you answered “yes” to that question then you won’t want to miss the 19th annual Atascadero Lakeside Wine Festival on June 28, 2014 at the beautiful Atascadero Lake Park. Discover the small producing, boutique ...

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Atascadero: Paradise for Wine Lovers

March 18, 2014 by Visit Atascadero No Comment

By Susan Hartzler Nestled in the Santa Lucia Mountains of idyllic Central California midway between Los Angeles and San Francisco, the city of Atascadero is in the heart of California’s fastest growing wine region and its largest geographic appellation. With more than 200 wineries in and around Atascadero, visitors have several options when it comes ...

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Announcing our Art & Wine Tour!!!

March 14, 2014 by Visit Atascadero No Comment

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