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Colony Days Festival 2019

October 5, 2019 @ 7:00 am - 4:00 pm

Experience life the way it used to be during the early days of the Colony of Atascadero!

The Colony Days celebration includes a day-long festival on the first Saturday of October in and around Sunken Gardens. The event starts with a pancake breakfast ($5/adult; $3/child) at 7 a.m. on the corner of El Camino Real and West Mall; followed by the parade starting at 10 a.m. After the parade, enjoy the historic Tent City re-enactment, wiener and small dog races, pet costume contest, and food, nonprofit and retail vendors. There will also be tours of the historic city hall and the Atascadero Historical Society museum will be open.

Schedule of events for Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019
7 to 9 a.m.: Lions Club Pancake breakfast ($5/adult; $3/child)
10 a.m.: Colony Days Parade
After parade to 4 p.m.: Tent City re-enactment
After parade: There will also be a variety of vendors, entertainment and food in and around the Sunken Gardens
Time TBA: Dogtoberfest, wiener dog and small dog races


October 5, 2019
7:00 am - 4:00 pm
Official Event Website


Sunken Gardens
6505 El Camino Real
Atascadero, CA 93422 United States
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(805) 666-1234