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Eat + Drink

Salty and Sweet: Tips for the Best Beach Tasting in SLO

  Local wine, farm-fresh finds, bubblegum–SLO is full of unique flavors to discover. But those aren’t the only tastes in town. There’s much more to find at San Luis Obispo’s seaside, where beach tasting is a popular local pastime. To be clear, we don’t mean licking sand. We mean sampling the style of iconic beaches. Let SLO ...
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Attractions + Entertainment

Top Reasons to Visit & Stay the Night in SLO This Summer

Summertime…and the livin’ is SLO. We like to keep things cool around here, even when the weather isn’t: concerts, festivals and a little beach tasting makes every day a chill one. But you won’t get the authentic summer SLO experience by day-tripping. If you really want to kick back, relax, and soak up that iconic ...
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midweek trip to SLO
Eat + Drink

10 Reasons to Visit SLO Midweek

Why should weekends get all the fun? When you live the SLO Life, every day feels like Saturday. We call it the MidWeekend. When you visit us, you’ll enjoy small-town California with big-time charm and easy access to everything the Central Coast has to offer. Go with the flow, take a hike, shop ‘til you ...
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Attractions + Entertainment

Festivals, Concerts, Events: Nothing SLO About This Summer

It’s true that Coastal California has a certain laid-back charm that invites long days of relaxation and kicking back. It’s just how we are. But when it comes to our entertainment, we take things very, very seriously. Look, for instance, at this summer’s lineup of festivals, concerts and annual events. They’re packed with excitement and ...
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Attractions + Entertainment

SLO Concerts in the Plaza Return for 2022

Jam on. Rock out. Get down and dirty with the blues. Feel the free flowing jazz. Whatever your musical cup of tea, you’ll enjoy it in abundance this summer as the Concerts in the Plaza series, presented by Sunset Honda and hosted by Downtown SLO, returns for another year of top-notch local live performances on ...
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Outdoor + Recreation

Easy Day Trips from SLO

So, here you are. You’ve finally gotten a little time off from work and are ready to explore the Central Coast. No bosses. No timesheets. No instant messages popping up every two minutes. This is your time, and you’ve chosen to spend in the most charming place in California: San Luis Obispo. But, where to ...
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Attractions + Entertainment, Support Local

Explore the Neighborhoods of SLO

The greatest cities in the world have one thing in common: they’re actually the sum of their parts, with each separate neighborhood playing its own role in the flavor of the destination. When you think of a great place like New Orleans, for instance, you immediately recognize that the French Quarter has a distinct vibe ...
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Attractions + Entertainment

Tap Into Vintage Vibes in SLO

If you’ve ever visited San Luis Obispo, you know it’s hard to miss out on a certain vibe that overtakes you when you’re here. It’s a laid-back, warm, friendly coastal vibe that evokes a feeling of nostalgia for some of the best times of your life. We call those “vintage vibes” and they’re everywhere in ...
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Outdoor + Recreation

Celebrating Sustainability. Every Day.

Since its inception in 1970, Earth Day has become a truly global phenomenon, with celebrations found in every corner of the world, including San Luis Obispo. It’s a day to look back on progress made toward creating a more sustainable environment while also discussing the challenges that the future holds. As we’ve previously shared with ...
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Slo pride fest
Arts + Culture

Spring Into These SLO Fun Events

Better weather. Manageable crowds. And one packed calendar of events. That’s springtime in San Luis Obispo for ya! As the fairest of the seasons dawns on the Central Coast, we’re here to share our top events between now and summer. From caps and gowns at Cal Poly’s graduation ceremonies to buckin’ broncs at the rodeo ...
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