The 28th annaul Central Coast Jousting and Renaissance Festival (ccrenfaire.com) takes place July 21-22, 2012 at El Chorro Regional Park on Highway 1 between San Luis Obispo and Morro Bay. The public is invited to attend (16th century Elizabethan attire optional.) Parking at Cuesta College is $2 per car and admission to the festival costs $17 general admission ($25/2 day pass,) and cheaper for kids and seniors. Musical, magical entertainment, food vendors, jousting, musicians, costumed actors and an incredible experience for all ages awaits those ready to step back in time 450 years to an era that remains one of the most popular even today. Other Central Coast events this weekend include Santa Paula Citrus Festival and Pacific Grove Feast of Lanterns.