Where to Discover Fun on California’s Highway 1
Ever wonder how you can connect more deeply with the Highway 1 beach communities during your #CentralCoasting travels? The 6th Annual Coastal Discovery & Stewardship Celebration allows visitors to do just that, offering almost 40 must-do activities, tours, and wine tastings from January 12th-February 28th so that you can immerse yourself in the unique natural and cultural heritage found along California’s famously scenic Highway 1.
Featuring 10 destinations from as far south as the Arroyo Grande Valley and as far north as San Simeon, there’s fun to be had near all of our Martin Resorts properties! Below, enjoy our guide to the stewardship activities that can’t be missed.
Avila Beach Activities
Adventure awaits in Avila Beach! With close proximity to the Central Coast Aquarium, Point San Luis Lighthouse, and amazing hiking trails, there’s plenty to explore during your time at the Central Coast’s sunniest beach. Stay close to the fun events listed below by booking a suite at Avila Lighthouse Suites, where you can enjoy overnight accommodations in a suite with plenty of room for the whole family, have complimentary breakfast each morning, and wake up to the waves! Then, get started on an itinerary packed full of fun:
• Jelly Fish Feedings at the Central Coast Aquarium | Daily | 1 PM
• Stewardship Cleanup Kit Opportunity | Ask at the Front Desk at Avila Lighthouse Suites
Edna Valley & Arroyo Grande Activities
Just a hop, skip and jump away from our Pismo Beach properties, Arroyo Grande and the Edna Valley region are a beautiful place to see (and taste) during your stewardship travels. Four miles inland of the beach, this area boasts over 30 wineries and plenty of scenic vistas that are ripe for adventure. Here’s how to explore the area during your visit:
• Swinging Bridge landmark in Arroyo Grande
• Stunt Dog Experience | March 9th at the Clark Center
Just South of Pismo Beach, you might know Oceano for the famous dunes. You may not know, however, that there’s tons of other fun to be had off the sand in Oceano! Get to know this special stretch of the Central Coast a little better with a few of our favorite discovery events, like:
• The Great American Melodrama | Now Showing: Steel Magnolias | January 24-March 10
• Monarch Butterfly Grove | Daily, 10 AM-4 PM