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Clam Festival




8am - 6pm

The 72nd Annual Pismo Beach Clam Festival
This highly anticipated event attracts visitors from the entire state. Generations of families look forward to spending 3 days overlooking the beautiful Pacific Ocean in Pismo Beach. Join in this City Celebration with Live Music, a Beer & Wine Pub, Best Local Clam Chowder Contest, Clam Bake, Clam Dig, Food Trucks, Vendors, a Family-Fun Kid Zone, and more!
Admission: FREE! Unless participating in a premium scheduled activity.
Location: Pismo Beach Pier Parking Lot, 100 Pomeroy Avenue, Pismo Beach, CA 93449.

Pismo Chamber Hosted Wine Walk: 5:00pm-7:30pm

Drawing at 7:30pm (must be present to win)

Esteem Surf Co. 80’s Surf Showdown: 8:00am-4:00pm

Parade at 10:00am

Beer & Wine Stage: 11:00am-6:00pm

Live Music, Kid Zone, Food Trucks, Vendors & More: 11:00am-6:00pm

Best Local Clam Chowder Contest: 12:00pm ($15) – Local Pismo Beach restaurants will compete for the title of Best Local Clam Chowder Winner – and you get to be the judge!
Live Music: TBA
Beer & Wine Stage: 11:00am-5:00pm

Live Music, Kid Zone, Food Trucks, Vendors & More: 11:00am-5:00pm

Clam Dig: 12:00pm-1:00pm

Clam Bake: 1:00pm ($30) – Enjoy a delicious meal of little neck clams, sausage, heirloom potatoes, sweet corn, local produce, corn bread and more specially crafted and baked on the beach to perfection by Chef Casey Walcott of SeaVenture Restaurant and served within the Pismo Beach Clam Festival.
Live Music: TBA
Tickets coming soon!

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