Community Events

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 In the upcoming year, the Utilities Department will be participating at many events listed below. 
Dates, times, and locations are subject to change.





Health & Wellness Fair

Santa Maria Town Center Mall



Sunday, February 26

Time: 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


Free Used Oil Filter Exchange Program

Auto Zone

1793 N. Broadway



Saturday, April 8

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.


Kite Festival

Rotary Centennial Park



Sunday, April 23

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Compost Workshop

510 E. Park Avenue

(Sponsored by Engel & Gray, Inc.

and Harvest Blend Compost)



Saturday, May 13

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.



Elks Rodeo Parade Street Fair

JC Penney Parking Lot

(Sponsored by Emerald Wave Media)



Saturday, June 3

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


Waterwise Homeowner’s Landscape Workshop

Santa Maria Public Library – Shepard Hall

421 S. McClelland Street



Saturday, June 17

Time: 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


National Night Out

Veteran’s Memorial Community Center and Park



Tuesday, August 1

Time: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.


Energy Efficiency & Sustainability Summit

Santa Maria



Wednesday, August 16

8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.


Family Day in the Park

Waller Park



Sunday, August 20

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.


Environmental Fair

Marian Medical Center

Lawn Area, Building 1



Wednesday, August 30

Time: 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.



Chamber of Commerce Trade Show

Santa Barbara County Fairgrounds

937 S. Thornburg



Thursday, September 7

Time: 4:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.


Mexican Independence Day

Town Center West 



Sunday, September 17

Time: 12:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.


CAC Community Resource Fair

201 W. Chapel Street

(Back parking lot of main office)



To Be Announced


America Recycles Day

City of Santa Maria Regional Landfill

2065 E. Main Street



Wednesday, November 15


Santa Maria Christmas Parade of Lights



Saturday, December 2