11 things to do in SLO County on Friday, Oct. 12

Spot shorebirds like this one with docents in Morro Bay.
Spot shorebirds like this one with docents in Morro Bay. ldickinson@thetribunenews.com

Birding the Boardwalk

10 to 11:30 a.m.

Enjoy a stroll while identifying shorebirds and more. Easy walk, 1 mile, 1.5 hours. Morro Bay State Park, Morro Bay State Park Road, Morro Bay. Free. 805-772-2694.

Oceano Dunes Visitor Center Tour

Noon to 4 p.m.

Hands-on exhibits of native dune, lagoon plant, animal species, Pismo clams, off-highway vehicles and cultural history. Oceano Dunes District Visitor Center, 555 Pier Ave. Free. 805-474-2664.

Free Run Fridays Concert Series: The JD Project

5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Rock, blues. Robert Hall Winery, 3443 Mill Rd., Paso Robles. Free admission. 805-239-1616.

Big Surs of Swing

5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Acoustic jazz. Tooth & Nail Winery, 3090 Anderson Road, Paso Robles. Free. 805-369-6100.

Charlie Shoemake

6 to 8:30 p.m.

Jazz pianist plays songs from the Great American Songbook. Harmony Cafe, 824 Main St. Cambria. Free. 805-924-1219.

History of BBQ

6 to 9 p.m.

Talk on the history of BBQ. San Luis Obispo Botanical Garden, 3450 Dairy Creek Rd., San Luis Obispo. $50. 805-471-1234.

Sure Sure

7 p.m.

Art pop. SLO Brew Rock, 855 Aerovista Pl., San Luis Obispo.

Neck Deep

7 to 10 p.m.

Pop punk. Fremont Theater, 1035 Monterey St., San Luis Obispo. $27 to $87. 805-329-5725.

Nightmare on Main Street

7 to 10 p.m.

Haunted House. Not recommended for children under 10. 99 S. Main St., Templeton. $10 to $17. 805-423-0674.


7 to 9 p.m.

Three best friends feud over the purchase of a solid white painting. San Luis Obispo Repertory Theatre, 888 Morro St., San Luis Obispo. $20 to $39. 805-786-2440.

Cabar-esque Series: Dynamite Dawson

7:30 to 10 p.m.

Rock ’n’ Roll performed acoustic-style, with an emphasis on vocal harmonies. Cambria Center for the Arts, 1350 Main St. $20. 805-927-8190.

For a complete list of events, visit events.sanluisobispo.com.