Colony Days festivities take over Atascadero’s Sunken Gardens

Atascadero celebrated its 45th annual Colony Days on Saturday with the Tent City re-enactment, a parade, wiener dog races and other fun activities at the Sunken Gardens.

The day’s festivities extended beyond the regular hours with Tent City After Dark, which featured a burger-eating contest, music, along with beer, wine and food.

Other highlights were a pet costume contest and tours of the City Administration Building.

Local news matters

We rely on readers like you more than ever before to support us as we tell stories about the people and issues important to SLO County readers.

Subscribe to The Tribune today for just 99 cents for your first month — and help ensure we can provide strong local journalism for many years to come. #ReadLocal