10 Things To Love About the California Mid-State Fair

Another summer seems like it’s passing us by – we’ve already BBQ’d and celebrated for the Fourth of July, and the days are still getting warmer and warmer and seem to last forever. But at least we know it’s that time – for the California Mid-State Fair!

Tips for Touring Wedding Venues

Planning your special day can be very stressful, but that shouldn’t take away from the magical element to the happiest day of your life! Your wedding venue is an essential element to creating your perfect celebration and can completely drive the vibe of your wedding. The Central Coast of California is a hugely popular area for tons of weddings for not only residents, but also those simply visiting. From the rolling, green vineyards of Paso Robles to the serene, calm shores of Pismo Beach, there’s truly a venue for every type of bride and groom here. Visiting a venue can…

What’s New with Vintage Paso

Paso Robles and Zinfandel wine have a long history that’s blossomed into a beautiful love story. As Paso’s first wine, Zinfandel has been here since the beginning—before the national recognition, and before the impressive titles. Beginning March 17th, we’d like to raise a glass to our region’s first wine with the celebration of Vintage Paso: Zinfandel Weekend. Over the course of three days, explore more than 140 weekend activities ranging from winemaker dinners and barrel tastings to artisanal food pairings and live music. Experience small town charm while drinking in world class wine at some of our favorite events of the…

Paso’s First Wine: Zinfandel

Referred to as the “wild west of California wine,” Paso Robles wine country is characterized by breaking diversity and the innovative spirit of its winemakers. The Paso Robles American Viticultural Appellation (AVA) is the fastest growing AVA in California, having seen the number of wineries grow from 50 to over 200 since 2000. But how did this wine region’s success begin? If we go back to the beginning, Paso’s wine roots connect to the establishment of the California Missions. Read on to learn more about the rise of winemaking in Paso Robles and to get a taste of what Vintage Paso…

Live Like a Local: California Mid-State Fair

As you might know, the California Mid State Fair is right here in Paso Robles.. and it’s coming up in less than two weeks! The big names in music that perform are a draw – including Jason Aldean and Meghan Trainor, but there’s much more to the Fair than just the musical acts. We want to show you the best way to experience it! We’ve divided the main parts of the fair into sections, and we’ll give you insider tips from our own experience and the experiences of other locals in San Luis Obispo County. Travel Stay at the Paso Robles…