California Corner : Festivals, Feasts & Fairs

OJAI--The Bowlful of Blues once again brings a spicy lineup of musicians to the Ojai Bowl in Libbey Park. The 11th annual event, 2-10 p.m. Saturday, features Joe Louis Walker and the Boss Talkers, Maria Muldaur, Rod Piazza and the Mighty Flyers, Beau Jocque and the Zydeco Hi-Rollers, Robert Lowery and Virgil Thrasher, and Little Jonny and the Giants. $20 in advance, $23 at the gate. Presented by the Foundation of American Roots Music. (805) 646-7230.

HOPLAND--Celebrate the 25th anniversary of Fetzer Vineyards Saturday at the Fetzer tasting room. Wine and food tastings and tours of the Valley Oaks Garden are offered 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Also featured, the opening of the Sanel Valley Historical Exhibit, titled "Living With the Land." Free. 13500 South U.S. 101. (707) 744-1737.

MORRO BAY--The community pays tribute to its working waterfront at the 12th Morro Bay Harbor Festival, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday through next Sunday. Among highlights: a seafood fair and wine tasting, entertainment, exhibits and bay tours. $2 general, kids under 12 free. At the Embarcadero and Beach Street. Catch a shuttle to the festival on Morro Bay Boulevard. (805) 772-1155.

SAN CLEMENTE--Artisans, musicians and clowns will be on hand at the free Village Arts and Crafts Fair, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. next Sunday in the 100 and 200 blocks of Avenida Del Mar. (714) 492-6000.

CALISTOGA--The Calistoga Chamber of Commerce's 10th Beer and Sausage Fest will have an extra kick: red-hot chili. The Oct. 16 event, themed "Das Bier! (Und Chili Chaser)," offers chili dishes by local chefs, beer from California microbreweries and music by the Los Trancos Woods Community Marching Band. $18. 1-5 p.m. at Napa County Fairgrounds, 1435 Oak St. (707) 942-6333.

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