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Couple at Downtown SLO Farmers Market
Eat & Drink, Family, Outdoor & Recreation

Things to do in San Luis Obispo This Spring

Spring has arrived in San Luis Obispo and we couldn’t be happier. We were lucky enough to get our fair share of rain and it has left us with lush, green hills to hike, blooming wildflowers to see and inviting weather to take advantage of. What more could we ask for? Start planning your next ...
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Outdoor & Recreation

Super Bloom: Top Wildflower Spots around San Luis Obispo

Spring has sprung in San Luis Obispo and thanks to lots of rain this winter, California is lucky enough to be experiencing a spectacular “super bloom” and it’s happening right now. This newsworthy natural event is attracting visitors and locals alike to venture out to the wildflower fields. Complementing the vibrant green landscape, you can ...
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Open-fire Santa Maria Style BBQ from F McLintock's at the Downtown SLO Farmers' Market.
Eat & Drink

The Best BBQ Restaurants in San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo may be well known for world-class wine and craft beer, but what San Luis Obispo does best is BBQ. Whether you prefer Santa Maria-style barbeque, smoked or oak pit grilled, there is no shortage of tri-tip, brisket, ribs and pulled pork in SLO. Check out our roundup of some of our favorite ...
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Couple walking through vineyards in San Luis Obispo
Arts & Culture, Attractions & Entertainment, Eat & Drink

Top Tours in San Luis Obispo

What better way to experience all that San Luis Obispo has to offer than by taking a tour led by the people that know it best?! Whether you’re interested in learning more about local wine, craft beer, San Luis Obispo’s history or discovering the best local cuisine, there’s a tour option for you. Big SLO ...
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HaHa Sushi, and Oysters in San Luis Obispo
Eat & Drink

Sushi Bars and Restaurants in San Luis Obispo

Tuna, salmon, eel? No matter what kind of sushi you’re craving, the Japanese restaurants in San Luis Obispo can give you your fix. There are several sushi bars and restaurants in the area that offer nigiri, rolls and sashimi with deals nearly any day of the week—there is no shortage of options when it comes ...
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Beer with the girls at Bang the Drum Brewery
Arts & Culture, Eat & Drink, Outdoor & Recreation

Girls’ Getaway in San Luis Obispo

Looking for the perfect destination for your next girls trip? With a variety of local cuisine, wellness service offerings, unique boutiques and of course, wine – San Luis Obispo is the perfect place to keep everyone busy, happy and satisfied. Grab a few of your closest girlfriends and enjoy a weekend getaway in San Luis Obispo. ...
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Friends drinking cocktails
Attractions & Entertainment

Ring in the New Year in SLO

Happy (almost) New Year from San Luis Obispo! We love a good party, and what better way for you to ring in 2019 than with a SLO New Year’s Eve celebration? Whether you’re in the mood for dancing and drinks or low-key entertainment, here are some fun events to celebrate the end of 2018 and ...
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Ascendo Coffee SLO Latte Featured Image
Eat & Drink

SLO Coffee Shops

Brace yourself, the days are starting to get pretty chilly! Nothing says winter like cozying up with a warm drink, so bundle up and head out to one of SLO’s many coffee shops for hot chocolate or a cup of joe. Ascendo Coffee 974 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo Ascendo Coffee sits about a block ...
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SLOcally Made Featured Image
Arts & Culture


Holiday shopping is in full swing, so this year, buy locally made, handcrafted goods for your friends and family. The SLOcally made pop-up store in Downtown SLO is full of artisan products from local makers and showcases the city’s creative, entrepreneurial spirit. What better way to get your shopping done than to buy local gifts ...
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Firestone Grill Family Featured

How to Do SLO: Family Getaway

The holidays are here and that means winter break for the kiddos. What better way to spend quality time as a family than to pack up the car and head out on a road trip to San Luis Obispo? Conveniently located halfway between Los Angeles and San Francisco, SLO is the perfect vacation destination. SLO ...
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