Cambria Christmas Market with Christmas light displays

Onsite Things To Do

Looking for fun activities in Cambria? Then you've come to the right place. Throughout the year, Cambria Pines Lodge hosts a number of events for both guests and non-guests. So whether you’re looking for a festive dining experience, feel like dancing the night away, want to enjoy a Winemaker's Dinner in our charming Pavilion Garden, or celebrate the holidays, you can do it all at the Lodge.

Sunday Brunch in the Garden

Every Sunday | 11am-2pm

Join us every Sunday for a delicious brunch spread, live music and fun lawn games in the serene and picturesque garden area at the Lodge!

The garden area provides a tranquil oasis where you can relax, unwind, and savor a Sunday brunch with friends and family. From savory classics like eggs Benedict to delightful specialties like loaded bagels and artisan sandwiches, our brunch offerings will surely please every palate. Each guest (21+) will receive one free mimosa with the purchase of an entrée!

Brunch in the Garden is the perfect way to start your day or cap off your weekend getaway. Whether you're celebrating a special occasion, enjoying a relaxing Sunday with loved ones, or simply looking for a unique dining experience in a stunning natural setting, our brunch is the perfect choice.

The final Sunday Brunch of the year is October 15th.

Cambria Christmas Market Job Fair

October 2nd, 2023 | 4-6pm

Want to add a little sparkle to your Christmas shopping fund? Embrace this opportunity for temporary, part-time work that adds a dash of holiday spirit to your schedule!

The Job Fair will be held at Cambria Pines Lodge on 10/2 from 4-6pm and is a great opportunity to learn about the positions that we're hiring for. The right candidates will hopefully leave with a seasonal job at the Market! 

Join us for a memorable event and explore diverse roles including admissions/ticketing, food and beverage, retail, crowd management, and parking attendants. Most shifts run from 4:30-9:30pm, and early prep shifts are available for those with food and beverage experience.

If you’re a hard worker who enjoys spreading holiday cheer, we encourage you to attend! If you're unable to attend, please apply online


Winemaker's Dinner Feat. Cass Winery

October 22, 2023 | 5:30-8pm

Join us for our final Winemaker's Dinner of 2023 and help us welcome Cass Winery for a signature wine dinner event! Enjoy a fine five-course meal prepared by Executive Chef Fernando Cuevas and accompanied by hand-selected Cass wines! In addition to delicious plates, this is also a learning experience where a Cass Winery expert will guide you through the tasting notes of each wine pairing.

Tickets are $99 per person and must be pre-purchased. The event will take place outdoors in the charming garden area at Cambria Pines Lodge.

Make it an overnight getaway and book the Winemaker’s Dinner Package which includes 25% off the hotel room rate, tickets to the event and breakfast in the morning! Click here to book the overnight package.

Must be 21+ to attend this event. This dinner is a part of our Winemaker's Dinner Series. Click here to learn about monthly wine dinners! 

~ 5-course menu coming soon ~

Craft Fair

October 14, 2023 | 11am-4pm

Cambria Pines Lodge is proud to host the annual Cambria Neighbors Club's Craft Fair. We invite you to visit the Craft Fair and support artists and crafters who will feature items like handmade cards, driftwood creations, handmade gourds, a variety of jewelry, knitted and crocheted clothing, paintings and much more.

There will be food, music and seating areas located conveniently near the center of the outdoor vendor area, providing a space for those who would like to sit down, relax, and take in the fresh fall air. This event is free to attend. 
The Cambria Neighbors Club, formally the Cambria Newcomers Club, is a social organization formed in 1996 to offer newcomers and residents of Cambria an opportunity to meet their neighbors, participate in special activity groups, and come together once a month for luncheons or special events.

"A Christmas Carol" performed by Gerald Charles Dickens

November 11-12, 2023

Gerald Charles Dickens, the great-great-grandson of literary icon Charles Dickens, will bring the timeless tale of "A Christmas Carol" to life at the Lodge. Performances (90 minutes) will take place on November 11-12 with daily Matinee (1pm) and Dinner (5:30pm) Shows. Following the performance, attendees will have a unique opportunity to meet Gerald Charles Dickens in person at the signing event. We hope you can join the Lodge and welcome Dickens' for his only West Coast show! 

Now for a limited time, save $5 on tickets with code JOLLY at check-out. 

The Lodge is offering a special 20% overnight discount for guests who purchase "A Christmas Carol" tickets. This discount must be booked online by using code DICKENS. Offer is valid only on nights of the show (November 11 & 12). Proof of tickets must be shown at check-in.


  • Dinner Show: Nov. 11 & 12, 5:30pm: Enjoy a delicious buffet dinner at the Lodge that includes a complimentary glass of wine (21+) and tickets to the show. Afterward, enjoy a festive performance by Dickens in the Peacock Room at the Lodge. Tickets are $79 for an adult (11+) and $49 for a child (10 & under)
  • Matinee Show: Nov. 11 & 12, 1pm: Light snacks and refreshments will be available to purchase. Tickets are $20 for an adult (11+) and $15 for a child (10 & under).


*Please note that this performance is not affiliated with the Cambria Christmas Market 

Jelly fish display at Cambria Christmas Market

Cambria Christmas Market

November 24 - December 23, 2023

Enjoy 2+ million lights, authentic German Vendor Market, live music on two stages, train ride, tasty food & drinks, and more at the annual Cambria Christmas Market! This is an immersive light display that all ages will enjoy. Book a Christmas getaway and stay steps away from the event! Don't wait to book, overnight stays and tickets will sell out. 

Click here to sign up for the Cambria Christmas Market newsletter and stay up-to-date on the latest Market news! 


Large Christmas ornament at Cambria Christmas Market

Christmas Dinners at the Lodge

Mondays & Tuesdays, Nov. 27 - Dec. 12

Elevate your holiday spirit with an unforgettable Christmas Dinner experience at Cambria Pines Lodge! This is a fun evening that includes a delicious dinner buffet, live music by David Tate and entry to see 2+ million lights when the Cambria Christmas Market is closed to the public. The Christmas Dinner menu includes holiday favorites like roasted turkey, ham, traditional bread stuffing, mashed potatoes, pumpkin pie and more. 

A festive Christmas Dinner grants you special access to enjoy 2+ million lights with the crowds! Take your time as you gaze upon dazzling light displays, ensuring a truly magical celebration of the season. 

Child (10 & under) - $39

Adult - $89

*Vendors, Santa, train, music, market food, etc. are not available on these nights. These are only part of the Cambria Christmas Market.

Happy Hour in the Lounge

Monday-Thursday | 2-5pm

Enjoy Happy Hour deals in our cozy Fireside Lounge!