San Luis Obispo Earth Day Fair & Music Fest
Spend the day in the natural setting of El Chorro Regional Park, under blue skies and green fields from 10 am to 5 pm. Enjoy a Dairy Creek Zero Waste Park Tour, Clean Energy Zone, Kid’s Korner, Eco Marketplace, Health & Well-being Center, Food Court, Beer & Wine and SLO and... Read More
San Luis Obispo Earth Day Festival at El Chorro Park and SLO Botanical Garden
Come celebrate at the 25th annual SLO County Earth Day Festival. Enjoy live music, displays, kid-zone, great food and beverages at this fun and FREE event! Special kids’ events will take place in the Children’s Garden from 12pm – 3pm, including planting and crafting. Learn ... Read More
San Luis Obispo Thursday Farmers Market
Does the tantalizing smell of sizzling barbecued ribs on the grill or the explosion of color of fresh-picked fruits, vegetables and flowers excite your senses? Then Downtown SLO's Thursday Night Farmers Market is right up your alley! Come enjoy the offerings of more than 120 vend... Read More
San Luis Obispo Time Stands Still
SLO Little Theatre presents Pulitzer Prize winner Donald Margulies’ play, TIME STANDS STILL, a poignant story about a photojournalist and foreign correspondent who return to New York and try to find balance and happiness while dealing with their scars from being overseas coveri... Read More
San Luis Obispo Paul Taylor Dance Company
Over his six decades as a world-renowned choreographer, Paul Taylor’s work covers an amazingly wide palette: from the lovely, warmly human to the terrifyingly grotesque to everything between those two poles. The range of emotions is extraordinary, full of vitality and often ... Read More
Fresh produce, local meat and tasty area wines frequently make their way onto the restaurants’ menus, giving visitors a real opportunity to dine SLO style.Read More
After a day of exploring, rest your head at one of San Luis Obispo’s many hotels. Whether you’re looking for charm, luxury, or convenience you’ll find the perfect accommodation in San Luis Obisp...Read More
There is always something happening in San Luis Obispo with our year round cultural events. The quaint downtown offers treasure hunting or enjoy the outdoors from a stroll along the creek, public art ...Read More
San Luis Obispo led the nation in such groundbreaking policies as banning public smoking and continues to outlaw drive-through restaurants.
San Luis Obispo was the home of the invention of the motor hotel, or “motel” as we know them today.
Responsible globetrotters can watch the latest movie at the country’s first solar-powered movie theater in SLO
According to Dan Buettner's National Geographic book Thrive, San Luis Obispo is the happiest place in North America. So Oprah's Network visited SLO to get a first-hand feel of why San Luis Obispo's fresh air, charming streets, and breathtaking miles of beaches and mountains make people so happy.
San Luis Obispo is home to one of the one of the only still running original drive in movie theaters in the country, Sunset Drive-In Movie Theater.