Concerts in the Plaza
This summer, plan on spending your Friday night in Downtown San Luis Obispo, enjoying live music by top local bands.
The 24th Annual Concerts in the Plaza kicks off on June 14 in Mission Plaza and is one of the most anticipated summertime events in San Luis Obispo. Featuring an array of musical genres from Indie Pop and Reggae to Celtic Rock and Country, this free concert series has something for everyone. Sponsored by the San Luis Obispo Downtown Association and Sunset Honda, this popular series offers fun for the whole family, right in the heart of Downtown San Luis Obispo.
Food is available at the event for purchase along with beverages from Firestone Walker Brewing Company, Chamisal, and Jean Marie Cidery.
Check out local favorites, including Bear Market Riot, who will be performing their magnetizing tunes on Friday, August 9. Don’t miss out on the fun – see the complete 2019 Concerts in the Plaza lineup below.
2019 Concerts in the Plaza Lineup
- June 14 | rosecoloredworld | Indie Pop & Dance
- June 21 | Truxton Mile | Country
- June 28 | The Tipsy Gypsies | Vintage Blues, Jazz & Soul
- July 5 | Stellar | Classic Hits
- July 12 | Diego’s Umbrella | Gypsy Folk Rock
- July 19 | The Kicks | Roots Soul Reggae
- July 26 | The Molly Ringwald Project | 80s’ Tribute
- August 2 | Damon Castillo Band | Rock, Soul
- August 9 | Bear Market Riot | Power-Folk Americana
- August 16 | The JD Project | California Rock Roots
- August 23 | Soul Scratch | Soul & Funk
- August 30 | Resination | Roots Reggae
- September 6 | The Mother Corn Shuckers | Americana, Bluegrass
- September 13 | Truth About Seafood | Party Rock
Location and Time
Concerts in the Plaza are held at Mission Plaza, located at 989 Chorro Street in San Luis Obispo every Friday starting June 14 through September 13. Performances start at 5 p.m.
Please note that City ordinance prohibits single-use straws and plastic bottles on City property, with that attendees, are encouraged to bring their own reusable, non-glass cups to the event, or purchase a commemorative Concerts in the Plaza pint for purchase. Pints are available for purchase online or at the bar during the concerts.