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Landscape view of San Luis Obispo town and mountains.
Arts + Culture

8 Interesting Pop Culture Facts About SLO

San Luis Obispo may be small in size but there is no shortage of fascinating stories that continue to build the city’s big character. With our close proximity to all the Hollywood glamor and ever-so-unique story, you’ll often find SLO is a hot item of pop culture. Lucky for you we have an unspoken rule ...
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Eat + Drink, Family, Outdoor + Recreation

Things To Do This Fall In San Luis Obispo

We’ve welcomed back our Mustangs for the 2019 academic school year, our wine harvest is in full swing and our landscapes are beginning to transform to the warmer color palette that characterizes this unique time of year— it must be fall in San Luis Obispo! With the changing of seasons comes the perfect time to ...
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A couple enjoys wine tasting in San Luis Obispo, CA
Attractions + Entertainment, Eat + Drink

Your Wine Destination: San Luis Obispo’s Edna Valley

Over the past couple of decades, San Luis Obispo’s Edna Valley has metamorphosed into an internationally recognized wine destination known for a laid-back atmosphere along with its world-class wines. Despite its geographic location, hundreds of miles away from any major metropolitan hubs, it has gained major popularity across the wine community and is home to ...
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Fresh Produce at the San Luis Obispo Farmer's Market
Arts + Culture, Attractions + Entertainment, Eat + Drink, Family

Your Guide To SLO Farmers’ Market

Here in San Luis Obispo, we’re fortunate enough have one of the best Farmers’ Markets of its kind happening every Thursday. The festivities take place in the heart of San Luis Obispo on Higuera Street in Downtown SLO beginning at 6 p.m. Each week, Downtown SLO hosts anywhere between 2,000 and 7,000 visitors and locals ...
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A furry dog in front of the yellow, floral print wall of Scout Coffee in San Luis Obispo. Featured Image by @cas_si.
Arts + Culture, Outdoor + Recreation

Top Insta-Worthy Places in SLO

Here in San Luis Obispo, there is an unspoken rule of thumb to document everything, always. With countless mesmerizing views and “Kodak” moments, there are #ShareSLO opportunities just about everywhere you turn. Whether you’re snapping a pic for 10 million followers, or just creating a keepsake for yourself, we’ve gone ahead and listed out our ...
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Flowers bloom on Madonna Mountain in San Luis Obispo, CA
Arts + Culture, Attractions + Entertainment, Eat + Drink, Family, Outdoor + Recreation

Affordable Weekend Getaway

San Luis Obispo is the perfect, affordable weekend getaway for those searching for budget travel options. Find things to do in SLO and make memories that will last a lifetime for less than $15. SLO’s affordable hotels, restaurants, and activities make it the perfect place to maximize your vacation dollars. CHEAP VACATION IDEAS FOR YOUR ...
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A smiling couple having a picnic with wine in the open San Luis Obispo hills.
Eat + Drink, Outdoor + Recreation

The Perfect Picnic in San Luis Obispo

Our clear skies and gentle climate make the perfect excuse to have a good old-fashioned picnic no matter what time of year it is. Regardless of your style, we have the perfect afternoon picnic for you. Now, all you have to do is enjoy! The Wine Lover’s Picnic Wine is a staple of the San ...
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A family strolls through San Luis Obispo
Attractions + Entertainment, Eat + Drink, Family, Outdoor + Recreation

Top Family Friendly Vacation Ideas

San Luis Obispo is fun for the whole family. SLO provides limitless, affordable vacation ideas, making it a top family vacation destination in California. With kid-friendly options like beaches, hiking, farmers’ markets, museums, Bubblegum Alley, and more, your family will never be at a loss for activities in San Luis Obispo. Conveniently located just halfway ...
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#ShareSLO Spelled out in front of the San Luis Obispo Mission
Arts + Culture

14 Things You Didn’t Know About San Luis Obispo

While San Luis Obispo may be small in size, there is no shortage of interesting facts about SLO. From haunted places—to Hollywood heartthrobs—to a bad “Wild West” reputation—our history has something to pique everyone’s interest. We’re talking about SLO facts so fascinating, you won’t be able to resist hitting that “share” button on your social ...
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Cyclists bike throughout San Luis Obispo County
Attractions + Entertainment, Family, Outdoor + Recreation

Outdoor Adventure Vacation Ideas

Fresh air and scenic views make San Luis Obispo the perfect destination for outdoor enthusiasts. SLO’s abundant open space and aquatic playgrounds provide ample room for travelers and families to stretch their legs and enjoy some activities under the sun. Check out some of our favorite outdoor activities below. ATV Located along the Oceano/Pismo Beach ...
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