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Santa Maria offers a full calendar of year-round entertainment ranging from attractions to special events that you won't want to miss. From swimming to lawn bowling, amusements to museums, there's always something to see and do in this Central Coast locale.


YMCA 3400 Skyway Drive   Santa Maria, CA 93455 Telephone: (805) 937-8521. Health /physical education and recreation center with parent-child programs, nursery school, day care, after school and teen programs, camping, swimming lessons. Wheelchair accessible. 


Santa Maria Lawn Bowling Club Telephone: (805) 349-9838.  Private club sponsored by the Recreation and Parks Department of the City of Santa Maria is open to all adults of the Central Coast/ Free lessons.


Boomers! 2250 N. Preisker Lane, Santa Maria, CA (805) 928-4942
Take the Broadway exit and head north, turning right on Preisker to find Batting Cages, Bumper Boats Game Room, Go-Karts, Miniature Golf, Rookie Raceway, Rock Wall and Snack Bar. Pay as you play. Call: 805-928-4942.


Waller Park
South Broadway has two lakes with fountains, 153 acres of shady lawns, playgrounds,  barbecue picnic areas, basketball, volleyball courts, horseshoe pits, disk golfing and a gazebo. Open daily, it is operated by Santa Barbara County Park system.  Call: (805) 934-6123.


Rancho Maria Golf Club, 1950 Casmalia Rd.-State Highway 1, Santa Maria, California 93455 18-holes $16-$28  (805)937-2019  Championship 70.2 119  Golf Shop  Driving Range  Putting Green  Chipping & Pitching Green  Practice Bunker   Private & Group Lessons  Coffee Shop   Cocktails
Zaca Creek Golf Course 805-688-2575 223 Shadow Mountain Dr, Buellton CA 93427  9 hole course. Call for starting time. Snack bar and driving range. 

Black Lake Golf Course 805-343-1214 1490 Golf Course Lane Nipomo, CA 93444 Championship 18 hole, par 72 course, open to public with full restaurant and bar facilities. Call for starting time or more information.
Pismo State Beach Golf Course Le Sage Dr. (near Hwy 1 & Grand Ave) Grover Beach, CA 93433   9 hole, par 3 course, open to public, walk-ins only, no starting times. Restaurant. 

Avila Beach Golf Course 805-595-2307 Avila Beach Rd. Avila Beach, CA 93424 18 hole, par 71 course, open to public.

Laguna Lake Municipal Golf Course 805-781-7309 11175 Los Osos Valley Rd., San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 31 miles north of Santa Maria, 9 hole , 3 par executive course.

La Purisma Golf Course 805-735-8395 3455 E HWY 246 Lompoc, CA 93436  Public course on 300 acres of rolling hill. Designed to meet requirements of PGA LPGA tournament competition, all skill levels.
River Course at the Alisal 805-688-6042 150 Alisal Rd. Solvang,CA 93463 public course, 18 hole. Driving range, restaurant and bar. 

Marshallia Golf Course 805-734-4764 PO Box 5938, Vandenberg AFB, CA 93437


Pacific Conservatory of the Performing Arts at Allan Hancock College PCPA Theaterfest Performing Arts Center Box Office  800 S. College Santa Maria, CA  Box Office Hours  Noon - 7pm Tuesday - Sunday. Closed Monday.  Phone (805) 922-8313


Rancho Bowl, 128 E. Donavan Rd.  Phone: (805) 925-2405 Regional and statewide tournaments with 32 lane alley open to public.


Rancho Sisquoc Wine Tasting, 6600 Foxen Cyn Rd,  Santa Maria 93454   (805) 934-4332  10-4 Daily

Santa Maria Discovery Museum, 321 Town Center West. The Santa Maria Valley Discovery Theater is a great place for children to explore, experiment and learn through their senses. It features interactive art and science exhibits. (805) 928-8414


Santa Maria Karting, Track is on Santa Maria Airport Property

Santa Maria Speedway 1900 Hutton Road Nipomo, CA 93444 (805) 922-2233 Gates open at 5 p.m., racing starts at 7 p.m.

Santa Maria Speedway is a one-third mile clay surfaced oval,  three miles north of the city of Santa Maria, and adjacent to the U.S. 101 and State 166 interchange.Races are run every Saturday night, April through October. Championship racing series involving Late Model Stock Cars, Non-Winged Sprint Cars, Street Stocks, Four Bangers, and Factory Stocks.


When visiting, there are approx. 9 hotels that offer mostly affordable, comfortable accommodations for travelers. Conveniently located near downtown and I-101, be sure to stay in Santa Maria where weekends bring out the trip tip barbeques.