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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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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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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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SLO 2021 Holiday Events

San Luis Obispo is ready to light it up once again for the 2021 holiday season. From a Reindeer Run and Santa’s House to musical performances, a Menorah lighting and so much more, we’re ready to bring the fun back for this holiday season. Explore all the happenings in SLO below. You might even find ...
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Fall in Love with SLO: Best Fall Activities in San Luis Obispo

Look around. It’s almost fall. It’s rather lovely out, isn’t it? So, what is there to do around here when summer fades and the town of San Luis Obispo settles into the rhythm of a shoulder season? Plenty, it turns out. From pulse-pounding college sports events to concerts, hikes and apple picking, SLO is filled ...
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Welcome Back, Cal Poly Mustangs

On Monday, Sept. 20, fall term classes kick off at Cal Poly, with more than 20,000 students and thousands of staff members returning to campus. As we welcome back these vital and valuable members of the San Luis Obispo community, we’d love to share some of our favorite tips for students, parents and Mustangs supporters, ...
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Why Downtown SLO is the Perfect Hub for a SLOCAL Vacation

Wherever life takes you, it’s important to have one place to call home base. For travelers along California’s Central Coast, there’s no better home base than the San Luis Obispo downtown area. Thanks to its central positioning to all the major attractions between San Francisco and Los Angeles, Downtown SLO is right in that Goldilocks ...
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Live Shows Are Back in SLO

What does the word “show” mean to you? A concert? A theater performance? Live standup comedy? Perhaps even a movie? However you define it, the news is too good not to share: shows are back in San Luis Obispo this summer! As the world carefully reopens for its first post-COVID summer, any chance to do ...
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Attractions + Entertainment

Top Health and Wellness Activities in San Luis Obispo

In San Luis Obispo, we’re centered—in California, on the PCH and of course, on our feet. Being here means instantly feeling the vibe of relaxation and balance. So, naturally, health and wellness activities are abundant all across the city. Whether you want to focus on mind, body or soul, you’ll find living a healthy lifestyle ...
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