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Students build a life-sized motorized advent calendar for the Cambria Christmas Market

On Nov. 29, the Cambria Christmas Market debuted a life-sized motorized advent calendar — a new feature designed, engineered and constructed by Cal Poly students. Mechanical engineering seniors Sigrid Derickson, Oma Skyrus, Danny Clifton and Tyler Koski took on the calendar as their senior design project in early January 2019. According to engineering professor Lee McFarland, the […]

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Scaring up fun in Cambria

The Cambria Scarecrow Festival is celebrating its ninth season of colorful scarecrows lining the streets of Cambria, San Simeon and Harmony. The month-long festival began Oct. 5th with a gala kickoff at the Cambria Nursery. Event attendees enjoyed live entertainment, appetizers, wine, a silent auction and the announcement of this year’s winning scarecrow. Close to […]

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Nine strange, cute and creepy photos from Cambria’s Scarecrow Festival

Every year throughout the month of October, hundreds of homes and businesses decorate their own, one-of-a-kind scarecrows as part of the Cambria Scarecrow Festival. The festival runs until Oct. 31. A map to the scarecrows can be found at Some of the scarecrows have QR codes where you can scan to read all about them and who […]