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Family, Outdoor + Recreation

An Open Door to Outdoor Adventure in SLO

Spring in San Luis Obispo means fresh air and great reasons to get back outside and explore all the open spaces SLO has to offer. Whether it means bike rides through nature or a laid-back afternoon at the park, SLO has got you covered. Trail Biking and Hiking Go off the beaten path along the ...
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Attractions + Entertainment, Family, Outdoor + Recreation

Best Activities for a Safe & Fun-Filled Spring in SLO

Spring is just around the corner (can you believe it?!), and that means beautiful weather and a whole host of fun and safe activities to do while in San Luis Obispo. Whether you’re coming from out of town or live nearby, these are some of the things in SLO that are not to be missed. ...
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Arts + Culture, Eat + Drink, Family

Buy Local Bonus

Calling all shoppers! The City of SLO has launched a brand new Buy Local Bonus program that rewards you for shopping local. It’s really pretty simple — shop in-person or online at your favorite local businesses, save your receipts and turn them in to receive a $20 gift card to another local business! Now that’s ...
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Attractions + Entertainment, Family

3 Oh-SLO-Magical Holiday Activities in 2020

‘Tis the season for holiday cheer and San Luis Obispo is feeling it even if it’s a little different this year! You can still experience the magic of the holiday season with us with some brand new activities throughout SLO that are sure to be lit. Twinkle and Shine The holiday parade will be back ...
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Tom's Toys Storefront
Attractions + Entertainment, Family

Meet Your Neighborhood Toy Shop | Q&A with Jillian Wahlquist of Tom’s Toys

Tom’s Toys has been bringing children joy through their expansive toy collection for decades. Their iconic neon sign, castle turret and free gift wrapping are just a few of the things that set this special local toy shop apart. We sat down with Vice President Jillian Wahlquist to learn more about the company’s long history, ...
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dog blog
Family, Outdoor + Recreation

Un-fur-gettable Things to Do with Your Dog in SLO

It’s easy for humans to relax in San Luis Obispo. We’ve made that clear enough. But what  about our canine companions? How can they relax while visiting SLO? Bring them along for some outdoor adventure or some pampering, too. Hit the outdoors Heading outside means playtime for everyone – but especially for dogs. El Chorro ...
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Boo Boo Records
Arts + Culture, Family

Holiday Gift Guide for the Sustainability Junkie

Back to basics with these (mostly female) makers working their craft right here in SLO. SLOcally Made pop-up SLOcally Made is a woman-run collective of 25+ local makers and artists who have come together to bring form, identity, and purpose to the concept of shopping local this holiday season. The artists have reimagined traditional trades ...
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Sock Drawer SLO
Attractions + Entertainment, Family

Holiday Gift Guide for Uniquely SLO Finds

Who said stickers are just for kids? Not us. Pipsticks is for anyone who still has childlike wonder inside of them, or even for those looking for it. Pipsticks Sticker Club Pipsticks is a sticker subscription service founded by Maureen Vaquez in 2014, and yes — they send stickers straight to your door! While the ...
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Family Fun
Attractions + Entertainment, Family

Family Friendly Things To Do in the Fall

We’re back to school and navigating through a new normal, and families are always looking for ways to rejuvenate, refresh, and get outside of the house together to enjoy something new. In SLO, we have ideas for how to enjoy the autumn, safely of course, and with some fancy fall-themed face masks we hope! Play ...
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Attractions + Entertainment, Family

We Are #SLOready

Our community and businesses are #SLOready to welcome you, but we also want you to know that the health and safety of our residents and visitors is of utmost importance to us. The City of San Luis Obispo has taken numerous steps to ensure that your time in SLO is spent exploring the many offerings ...
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