All-Day Family Activities

Dancing to the Music Photo: © Avis Boutell
  • Games and crafts for young people
  • Guided wildflower walks
  • Guided bird walk
  • Live music & Hula dancing demonstration
  • Artists' booths selling coastal-inspired works
  • Food truck throughout the day

For Gardeners and Native Plant Enthusiasts

Native Plant Booth at Francis Beach Nursery Photo: © Avis Boutell
  • Half Moon Bay Native Plant Nursery will be open all day
  • Gardening experts from the nursery, California Native Plant
  • Society and Master Gardeners will be available to offer advice
  • Take home native plants in exchange for a donation to support the nursery
  • Visit demonstration native plant gardens

Half Moon Bay and the state parks along the San Mateo coast have a colorful array of wildflowers occurring along bluff tops, beaches and in the parks.

Coastal Wildflower Day is co-sponsored by California State Parks and Coastside State Parks Association with support from local community organizations.


Many children's activities
Photo: © Avis Boutell
Listening to music Photo: © Avis Boutell
Muscians playing Photo: © Avis Boutell