Community Arroyo Grande

Two miles east of the Pacific Ocean in beautiful California and surrounded by farms, flower fields and wineries, Arroyo Grande features a distinct village character and a vibrant downtown shopping and dining district.

Explore the Historic Village of Arroyo Grande, CA, the Central Coast's unique turn-of-the-century downtown village. You'll find an array of antique and specialty shops plus fine dining nestled within the scenic atmosphere of historic buildings and natural beauty.

Travel the HWY 1 Discovery Route and learn more here.

California’s Central Coast boasts miles of world-renowned cycling routes for every level of athlete. From training grounds for cycling’s elite, to views that make the intermediate rides more enjoyable; we have a website geared just for you to Cycle Central Coast.

  • Wild, yet very friendly chickens are often running around downtown Arroyo Grande
  • Downtown Arroyo Grande
  • Downtown Arroyo Grande on a beautiful, clear night
  • Our Annual Strawberry Festival, held on Memorial Day Weekend, is one of our most popular community events


With over a dozen restaurants, delis and groceries, the village has something to please everyone's palate.

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Arroyo Grande has hotels and lodging of every description.

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Your best opportunity for outdoor recreation including hiking, fishing, biking, horseback riding, golfing, kayaking, surfing and more!

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Quick Facts

Population (2010) | 17,252 Founded | 1862 Incorporated | July 1911 The earliest inhabitants of Arroyo Grande were Chumash Indians

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