UCCE Master Food Preserver Program: Holiday Gifts in July
10 a.m. to noon
Discover how to make and can jams, jellies, vinegar and other preserved treats for holiday gifts. University of California Cooperative Extension, 2156 Sierra Way, Suite C, San Luis Obispo. $5. cesanluisobispo.ucanr.edu, 805-781-1429.
Play with enormous blocks from the SLO Children’s Museum Imagination Playground. Santa Margarita Library, 9630 Murphy Ave. 805-438-5622.
Discovery Saturday: Central Coast Marine Mammals
11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Family educational program. Coastal Discovery Center, Highway 1, San Simeon. $2. 805-927-6575.
California Mid-State Fair
Noon to midnight
Paso Robles Event Center, 2198 Riverside Ave., Paso Robles. Fair admission: $5.50 to $8.50. www.midstatefair.com.
Festival Mozaic Midday Mini-Concert: Beethoven
Noon to 1 p.m.
Concert. Santa Rosa Catholic Church, 1174 Main St., Cambria. Free. 805-781-3009.
Family Life in the Late 19th Century
1 to 4 p.m.
An afternoon of vintage activities involving rope-making, knot-tying and weaving. Cambria Historical Museum, 2251 Center St. 805-927-2891.
Dinosaur Caves Park History
2 to 3 p.m.
Presented by Ben Fine, director of the Pismo Beach Public Works Department. Arroyo Grande Library, 800 W. Branch St. 805-473-7161.
‘Letters From Home — Keeping Him Close’
2 to 3 p.m.
Summer Historic Theatre presentation about Arroyo Grande at the end of World War I. South County Historical Society. IOOF Hall, 128 Bridge St., Arroyo Grande. 805-458-3321.
Back Bay Betty
2 to 6 p.m.
Barefoot Concerts on the Green. Sea Pines Golf Resort, 1945 Solano St., Los Osos. 805-528-5252.
3 to 11 p.m.
Concert featuring female musicians and artists. SLO Guild Hall, 2880 Broad St., San Luis Obispo. $10. 805-704-8798.
6 to 9 p.m.
Louie Ortega and Mark Roberts. La Terraza Mexican Grill, 1316 Tamson Drive, Cambria. 805-927-7700.
Up in the Air
6:30 to 9 p.m.
Quintet. Bristols Cider House, 3220 El Camino Real, Atascadero. 805-400-5293.
Matchbox Twenty and Counting Crows
Concert. California Mid-State Fair. Paso Robles Event Center, 2198 Riverside Ave., Paso Robles. $41 to $96. 1-800-909-3247.
7 to 10 p.m.
Cajun, honky-tonk and string-band music, plus blues, old-time, country ballads, rock and more. SLOfolks. Castoro Cellars, 1315 N. Bethel Road, Templeton. $25. 805-238-0725.
Festival Mozaic Orchestra Series: Baroque in the Vines
Concert. Serra Chapel, Chapel Hill, McMillan Canyon Road, Shandon. $50 to $80. 805-781-3009.
Central Coast Shakespeare Festival. Filipponi Ranch, 1850 Calle Joaquin Road, San Luis Obispo. $12 to $20. www.centralcoastshakespeare.org.
Concert. Fremont Theatre, 1035 Monterey St., San Luis Obispo. $33 to $35. www.thirteenthplanet.com/ministry
For a complete list of events, visit events.sanluisobispo.com.