California Wine Month: Wineries with Live Music

Live music and fine Paso Robles wine are a perfect pairing. As the wine industry grows in beautiful Paso Robles, so does our local music scene—and we couldn’t be happier about it! There’s something truly special about watching the sun dip below the rolling hills of wine country while you move and groove to eclectic performances on an Indian summer evening.  For the final installment of our California Wine Month blog series, we’re highlighting some of our favorite wineries that feature live music in addition to excellent wines, so grab your dancing shoes and make plans to check some of these…

Tips for Central Coast Summer Concerts

Summer is in the air! Days are longer and nights are warmer, making it the perfect time of year to enjoy free outdoor concerts across San Luis Obispo County. From Paso Robles to Pismo Beach, many towns along the Central Coast host summer concert series in local parks and plazas, including: • The Pacific Breeze Concert Series at Dinosaur Caves Park in Pismo Beach, June 11th & July 9th from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. • Concerts in the Park at the Paso Robles Downtown City Park, every Thursday until August 17th beginning at 6 p.m. • Barefoot Concerts on the…

101 Spotlight: Free Concerts

For our next 101 spotlight, we’re going to be telling you about all the great opportunities for FREE live music, in beautiful parts of the Central Coast. From local community parks and the historic Mission Plaza to sprawling vineyards, there are many places to view live music all over the county that reflect the diversity and beauty of San Luis Obispo. San Luis Obispo Concerts in the Plaza Date: June 10th – September 9th Time: 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Location: Downtown San Luis Obispo, Mission Plaza Concerts in the Plaza is a much-loved event in San Luis Obispo. Listen to live…

The Central Coast’s Best Festivals You Didn’t Know Existed – Summer Edition

The Central Coast is quickly becoming one of the most sought-after travel destinations in California, thanks to the booming wine industry. But did you know that the Central Coast hosts more than just wine festivals? Nestled between bustling hubs like San Francisco and Los Angeles, San Luis Obispo County offers a wide variety of culinary and cultural experiences for locals and visitors alike to enjoy. We’ve compiled a list of the Central Coast’s most unique festivals that you probably haven’t heard of and that you definitely don’t want to miss this summer. 1. The Central Coast Oyster Festival (July 9th)…