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Nov 21, 2019, 07:40 ET Have a Nautical Holiday in Morro Bay: Citywide Crab Pot Tree Lighting, Lighted Boat Parade Weekend, & Paddling Fun in the Bay

Brimming with 15 holiday trees made from old crab pots, brightly decorated boats sailing the harbor, and Santa Claus hanging out in his house on the...


Oct 30, 2019, 08:46 ET Local Makers Hit the Mark for Holiday Shopping in Morro Bay

If you're looking for gifts outside the big-name box shopping centers, discover Morro Bay's artisan makers. From handmade glass beads, craft olive...


Sep 30, 2019, 08:49 ET Grand Opening of Port House Brings a New Level of Fine Dining to the Waterfront in Morro Bay

The crowds are gone, the sunsets are as breathtaking as ever, and the weather in this seaside town of Morro Bay is extraordinary - which is why...


Aug 21, 2019, 07:58 ET Spend Final Days of Summer Doing 4 Classic Morro Bay Adventures

Before we say goodbye to long summer days, make some final summer memories along coastal Highway 1 in Morro Bay, CA. Check out these four...


Jul 25, 2019, 08:39 ET Find Morro Bay Oysters at these Morro Bay Restaurants or Make Them Yourself with these Local Oyster Recipes

#Oysterfarming in the cool waters of Morro Bay began in the early 1900's and has been a part of its rich aquaculture ever since. Today Morro Bay is...


Jun 20, 2019, 09:41 ET Arrival of WWII P-520 Crash Boat for Independence Week in Morro Bay, CA Peaks Patriot Pride

Looking for fun over the 4th of July holiday? Morro Bay, CA has dubbed Monday - Saturday, July 1 - 6, 2019 Patriots' Pride Week for the historic...


May 31, 2019, 08:37 ET There's More to Morro Bay, CA Restaurants than Just Fabulous Fish & Chips

Fish & chips are the quintessential seaside nosh, and Morro Bay has so many delicious "& chips" options along the waterfront, including local...


May 21, 2019, 08:29 ET Looking for a One-of-a-Kind Boutique Waterfront Hotel Experience on the Central California Coast? Morro Bay Nails It.

With the grand opening of the new hotel Salty Sister at Morro Rock this month, travelers now can now choose from 10 unique waterfront properties that ...


Apr 23, 2019, 08:10 ET 5 Great Reasons to Check-in Monday and Stay All Week on your #MorroBaycation

Recently named one of "The Best Little Beach Towns to Visit in Spring" by Coastal Living Magazine, traveling midweek to Morro Bay, avoiding crowds...


Mar 28, 2019, 08:44 ET Looking for Unique? Take a Fun and Funky #MorroBaycation

Otters are nesting with their young, sea and shore birds are singing, and the ocean winds are blowing, perfect for kite flying. It's definitely...


Feb 28, 2019, 08:34 ET Public Invited to Ride Across Amgen Tour of California Stage 4 Finish at the Morro Bay Bike Ride Pre-Event and Party at the Pro Cyclists Meet & Greet

The public is invited to participate in Amgen Tour of California Stage 4 race day fun in #cyclingmecca Morro Bay. The 2019 Amgen Tour of California...


Jan 17, 2019, 07:55 ET Sights to See: Migrating Fowl Float, Dip and Dive All Winter Long in this Coastal Destination

Birders descend on Morro Bay each year over Martin Luther King Jr. weekend to attend the Morro Bay Winter Bird Festival and capture glimpses of the...


Dec 18, 2018, 07:48 ET Morro Bay Crabbing Families Keep Dungeness on the Table and in the Market all Season Long

Morro Bay is a charming coastal destination on CA Highway 1 that honors its nautical heritage and multi-generational fishing community, a big part of ...


Nov 14, 2018, 08:22 ET Bright Lights, Boat City - Morro Bay Rocks the Holidays!

With boat-filled harbor and miles of beautiful beaches, Morro Bay celebrates the spirit of this fishing village in maritime style during holiday...


Oct 24, 2018, 08:41 ET Hauntingly Beautiful Biology Below the Surface in Morro Bay

Recently named one of the Best Small Towns in California by Country Living Magazine, the charming town of Morro Bay offers visitors some of the most...


Sep 27, 2018, 08:33 ET Morro Bay's Secret Season Brings Epic Sunsets Perfect for Harvest, Wine and Weddings

Recently named one of the Best Small Towns in CA by Country Living Magazine, Morro Bay is an Instagramers dream, especially in October and November,...


Aug 29, 2018, 08:46 ET 25 Years in the Making, the Morro Bay Maritime Museum Grand Opening Events Scheduled

Shiver Me Timbers there's a lot to celebrate this fall in the fishing town of Morro Bay, especially If you like naval military and maritime...


Jul 18, 2018, 08:49 ET Morro Bay Plans a Progressive Food and Wine Event to Celebrate First Responders

CA Highway 1 will open ahead of schedule on July 20, and the seaside town of Morro Bay, CA located just to the south in San Luis Obispo County...


Jun 12, 2018, 08:27 ET Sensational Morro Bay 4th of July Events that Celebrate Summer Fun

Besides being designated as one of the "10 Best Bargain Trips for 2018" by Budget Travel, Morro Bay is THE place to celebrate all summer long....


May 01, 2018, 07:59 ET 10 Coastal Biking Trails within 10 Miles of Morro Bay

May is National Bike Month, and Morro Bay, CA has fantastic trails along the beach and in the mountains, all with panoramic Pacific views. This...


Mar 01, 2018, 08:45 ET Get Seasonal Savings this March, April and May in Morro Bay, CA

Soar into spring this year in Morro Bay, one of the top family friendly destinations on California's Central Coast. Designated as one of the "10 Best ...


Jan 25, 2018, 08:45 ET 48 Hours of Romance and Adventure in Morro Bay, CA That Won't Break the Bank

Romance is in abundance all year long in Morro Bay with amazing sunsets and fresh local oysters always at the ready. But, with Valentine's Day fast...


Dec 20, 2017, 07:40 ET Winter Is for the Birds: Up to 20,000 Shorebirds Spend the Winter in Morro Bay's National Estuary and Mudflats

Winter is birding season and the Morro Bay National Estuary Preserve and its unique 800-acre wetland with salt marshes and mudflats are home more...


Nov 16, 2017, 07:03 ET 15 Crab Pot Holiday Trees Will Light-Up the Fishing Village of Morro Bay - Come Celebrate 12 Days of Winterfest in Morro Bay this Holiday Season

The quaint town of Morro Bay, CA is celebrating the spirit and history of this working fishing village in style this holiday season. Crab Pot Holiday ...


Oct 18, 2017, 07:50 ET Record Number of Monarch Butterflies Start Migration Early in Morro Bay

Each autumn along the California Central Coast hundreds of thousands of monarch butterflies flock to small eucalyptus groves to find respite on their ...