We’re here to help you find the best events in San Luis Obispo County quickly and easily so you can get out there and enjoy our wonderful community. Here are 34 fun events this week for you to choose from! Stay tuned we are in the process of revamping our event calendar!
Monday, June 17th
1. Beer At The Pier Summer Series – 4p to 7p – (Los Osos)
The best little concert series on the Central Coast! Going on its 5th year in beautiful Baywood Park, Beer at the Pier offers the finest in local talent, fine food & drink from the Blue Heron Baywood Restaurant, a garden stage, a dancing lawn, fire pit lounge, multiple patios, and bars, and an unparalleled community vibe! Music: Gipsy All Stars!
2. Bordeaux vs Paso Robles – 7p to 9p (Atascadero)
There’s been a lot of talk over the past few years about Paso Robles becoming the next Bordeaux. Join the Goddess of Wine, Denise Lowe, and discuss it over some wine! Denise will lead you through a side-by-side sampling of the wines of Bordeaux and Paso Robles. You get to decide what you like best!
Tuesday, June 18th
3. Surf Goat Camp – June 18-22 (Pismo Beach)
Come join The Surfing Goats this Summer of 2019 for the 7th Annual Stand Up Paddle, Surf-Soccer-Sport Beach Camp for kids! Other sports and activities include Ultimate Frisbee, Beach Volleyball, Sand Sculpting, and more creative games! The Goat Father, Dana McGregor is possibly one of the best Goat Surfers in the area. He loves to work with kids and has a passion to share his joy of SUP’n/SURF/Soccer and Life! Dana and his incredible staff will be showing kids how to live life to the fullest, while having the time of their lives this Summer. Come out and enjoy!
4. Tuesdays In The Park – 5p to 8p (Atascadero)
Support local non-profits, enjoy a tri tip and chicken BBQ dinner by the Atascadero Elks Club, and then sit back and enjoy the Atascadero Community Band from 7-8 pm. Purchase your tickets at the Atascadero Chamber of Commerce. TICKET PRICES: $9 Child (10 years and younger); $14 Adult; $12 Seniors (60+)
5. Sublime w/ Rome and SOJA – 7p (Paso Robles)
Vina Robles Amphitheater presents Sublime with Rome and SOJA with special guests Common Kings and Seranation.
Wednesday, June 19th
6. Blacklake Summer Concert Series: Sound Investment – 5p to 7:30p – (Nipomo)
Join in on the 2019 Blacklake Concert Series! This week music will be by Sound Investment so swing by to enjoy some live music. Blacklake concerts are performed outside, so bring your lawn chairs and blankets and find a spot on the grass. Lawn seating is FREE or you will be able to rent a table and 8 chairs for only $20. No outside food or beverage is allowed at the concerts. Families welcome! Be sure to come out and enjoy some of the finest music the Central Coast has to offer.
7. Grains and Grapes Pairing Dinner With Chamisal Vineyards – 6p (San Luis Obispo)
An evening like no other! Libertine Brewing Co will be hosting happy hour plus three Course Dinner with wine and beer pairings from Libertine Brewing Company and Chamisal Vineyards. Music provided by the Shawn Clark Family Band.
8. Concerts In the Park – 6:30p to 8:30p (Templeton)
Bring your family and friends to Templeton Park with your lawn chairs and blankets. Sit back, relax, and enjoy an evening of free musical entertainment for the whole family! There will be approved vendors with food and beverages available for purchase as well as the Templeton Chamber of Commerce Beer and Wine Garden. Music by Trevor McSpadden
Thursday, June 20th
9. Charlotte’s Web, presented by Cuesta Drama – June 20-23 – Times Vary (San Luis Oispo)
Who remembers Charlotte’s Web!?! Cuesta College CPAC will be presenting a 60 min adaptation of this classic story. Bring the entire family and follow the journey of Wilbur the pig as he learns from his friends (especially the magnificent spider, Charlotte) that true friends live in our hearts forever.
10. Morro Rock Beach Clean Up – 8a to Noon (Morro Bay)
Head out to Morro Rock with your boards in tow to show our coast some love on International Surfing Day! SLO Brew is partnering up with Libertine Brewing Company to celebrate our local beaches by paddling out and cleaning up this Thursday, June 20th. Freshly brewed java will be up for grabs from 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM before we hit the water. Drop on in, catch some waves and play your part in tidying up the shore
11. Rebelution at Avila Beach – 4p to 10p (Avila Beach)
Rebelution is returning and bringing their Good Vibes Summer Tour 2019 to Avila Beach with special guests Protoje and Durand Jones and the Indications! Children 10 and under are free when accompanied by a paid adult in General Admission Lawn Standing/Seating only, one child per one paid adult. A portion of ticket proceeds benefit the Rossi Foundation.
12. Roll Out The Barrels: Barrels in The Plaza – 4:30p to 7:30p (San Luis Obispo)
Experience the latest flavors crafted by the winemakers, chefs and food artisans of SLO Coast Wine. Set amid the charming backdrop of historic Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, this outdoor walk-around affair is all about savoring tailored food-and-wine pairings while enjoying live music and summer sunshine in the heart of downtown San Luis Obispo. Come experience the fresh local flavors that are transforming SLO Wine Country into California’s next wine mecca! Check out the local restaurants serving food at this year’s Barrels in the Plaza below. Tickets $60 and are selling fast – get yours today.
13. Concerts In the Park – 6p to 8p (Paso Robles)
Paso Robles Recreation Services and the REC Foundation proudly present the 2019 Concerts in the Park series! This family-friendly, FREE event is held at the Downtown City Park in the heart of Paso Robles. Music will be provided by Monte Mills & the Lucky Horseshoe Band (country, rock & roll). Beer will be available for purchase from Firestone Walker Brewing Company and wine by J. Lohr Vineyards and Wines. Food will be provided in the park by Catch Seafood Bar & Grill. Concessions are available starting at 5pm .Each week there is a free bike valet provided by Bike SLO County. Proceeds from the sale of drinks and donations benefit the REC Foundation, a local non-profit fundraising corporation committed to creating enhanced programs, places and open spaces for quality recreational experiences in Paso Robles. Concert goers are invited to bring chairs, blankets, snacks and beverages to the park.
Friday, June 21st
14. Live Oak Music Festival 2019 – June 21 to 23 (San Luis Obispo)
Live Oak is a three-day family-friendly music festival that offers camping, kids’ activities, music on three stages, ArtWalk, beer and wine garden, food vendors, craft vendors, etc. Our new location, El Chorro Regional Park, also offers hiking trails, botanical gardens, climbing rocks, playground and more!
15. Roll Out The Barrels: Passport to Wine Country – June 21 – 22 (San Luis Obispo)
Kick off the summer in San Luis Obispo’s wine country at Roll Out the Barrels Weekend! Your getaway to our coastal wine mecca begins Thursday, June 20th at Barrels in the Plaza, with over 30 wineries and local chefs dishing out delicious food and wine. On Friday and Saturday, sip your way through San Luis Obispo tasting rooms with our Passport to SLO Coast Wineries. Walk the vineyards, barrel sample the new vintage, and enjoy open houses, wine tastings and festivities all day Friday & Saturday (or just Saturday).
16. Romancing the West Dinner Show at the Dana Adobe – 4:30p to 7:30p (Nipomo)
Check out the critically acclaimed documentary concert, “Romancing the West” and an Italian dinner buffet at the Dana Adobe Cultural Center in Nipomo! Tickets are on sale for $45 per person. 6.21 Central coast reserve.
17. Fridays at the Chapman Estate – 5p to 7p (Pismo Beach)
Chapman Estate is opening their gates every Friday till October for summer fun. Bring a friend, bring a snack and enjoy an evening of ocean views and music. Entry Fee is $5.00 per person.
18. Mayor’s Winemaker Dinner – 5p to 9p (Atascadero)
Meet local winemakers and discover the intricate process of winemaking. You’ll also enjoy mouth watering hors d’oeuvres followed by a three-course meal, wine included.
19. Concerts in the Plaza ft Truxton Mile – 5p to 8p – (San Luis Obispo)
Downtown SLO and Sunset Honda proudly present the 2019 Concerts in the Plaza Series. Their featured artist is the indie pop duo, rosecoloredworld. Concerts attendees are encouraged to bring their own reusable cups to the event. Food and drink for purchase from: Woodstock’s Pizza & Backyard, Chamisal Vineyards, Firestone Walker Brewing Co., and Jean Marie Cidery. The event is free and family friendly!
20. Sub Sessions Presents: Stoke the World Pre-Party – 10p to 1a (San Luis Obispo)
Our friends over at Sub Sessions wanted to throw a little pre-party at Luna Noche before their Stoke the World experience – bonus there’s no cover! Lineup: Felly Fell, Kridder, Phink, Dr. Pale, Cris Gin. Doors open at 10pm! No cover charge, 21+, & enjoy our cocktail happy hour from 10p-1a*
Saturday, June 22nd
21. Country Coast Classic Bike Ride – 7a to 4p (Cambria)
Come and cycle the beautiful central coast of California in the 19th Annual Gene Cerise Country Coast Classic Bike Ride in Cambria, California. Supporting and funding programs which promote the positive development of the youth in our community is what this bike ride is all about. Since its inception in 2001, this cycling venue has been a volunteer-driven event, with proceeds benefiting the youth of Cambria, Cayucos and San Simeon.
22. Grandma Ingrid’s Tamale Making Class – 9a to 12p (Arroyo Grande)
Come learn to make tamales. You will have a hands on class where you make your own tamales to bring home and cook for your family. Come hungry!! Lunch will be served and lots of snacks to enjoy durning class. Click here to learn more!
23. Wine’d Up Pop-Up Classes & Mimosas with Kennedy Club Fitness – 9a to 10:45a (Atascadero)
FREE and Open to the Public–All Fitness Abilities Welcome! Pre-Atascadero Wine Festival ‘Wine’d UP Pop-Up Classes & Mimosas’ with Kennedy Club Fitness is held in Sunken Gardens, Atascadero. Refreshments, Raffle Prizes and Drawings for FREE Atascadero Wine Festival Tickets! For Mimosas, bring ID.
24. COE Vineyard Walk – 10a to 1p (Arroyo Grande)
Join Center of Effort as they trace, walk the sandy soil that helps defines their wines. Learn about their vineyard and their beginnings in the Edna Valley dating back now over four decades. Tour our cellar, where the winemaking process begins, and learn firsthand about the key steps in the post- harvest, fermentation and aging process. Experience the wine’s journey with a “preview” barrel tasting their upcoming wine release. A COE winemaking team member will lead the tasting and provide education on their winemaking philosophy, process and blending. Conclude the journey and your experience by enjoying a COE Estate family-style lunch in their olive grove paired with two current release wines.
25. Summer Jazz at Court Street – 12:30p to 2:30p (San Luis Obispo)
Check out our lineup for Summer Jazz on the Court Street Terrace! Presented by the SLO Jazz Festival, this Summer series is dedicated to the memory of artist John Landon.
26. Barefoot Concerts on the Green – 2p to 6p (Los Osos)
Get ready to dance at the Barefoot Concerts on the Green series. Join us for live music by The Truxton Mile, barefoot dancing on the putting green, refreshing food and beverages, and of course—a fun time with friends and family. The event is free for all ages!
27. Central Coast Reserve Experience – 3p to 8p (Atascadero)
Central Coast RESERVE Experience festival opens its doors at the Lakeside Park. Dance to live music by a glistening lake. Sip incredible drinks that embody the spirit of the Central Coast. Peruse the crafts from talented local artisans as you follow the path down into our zoo where the festivities continue with more music, drinks, and food.
28. Summer Smash – 4p to 9p (San Luis Obispo)
Smash into summer with a roller derby double header! The evnt begins with the SLOCO Junior Roller Derby taking on the V Town Derby Delinquents of Visalia, CA. The SLOCO SkaterTots will showcase their skills at half time of this game. The main event features your CCRD Micro Bruisers taking on San Francisco ShEvil Dead! Tickets are $10 at the door or $5 in advance from your favorite derby girl! Kids are FREE. Military is FREE with ID. Food, beer*, & merchandise vendors will be on site for your purchasing pleasure!
29. Summer Solstice Celebration – 7p to 11p (Paso Robles)
Come out and celebrate the Summer Solstice at Tobin James Cellars! Sip on a spectacular selection of Tobin James wines while delighting in an amazing array of our local wine country cuisine. After dinner, dance the night away to the rockin’ sounds of DJ Kramer. Tickets are extremely limited. You don’t want to miss out on this wonderful evening!
Sunday , June 23rd
30. Brunch on Wheels– 10a to 2p (Avila Beach)
Join in on another beautiful day at Brunch-on-Wheels. The best of the county’s local food trucks serving up specialized Brunch menus, with the beach at your toes! The June edition of Brunch on Wheels will feature live music by Cadillac Angels, lawn games, and the ever-popular Mimosa and Bloody Bars! Admission and Parking now FREE!
31. Cocktails: From Garden to Glass – 10a to 1p (Paso Robles)
YES Cocktail Co. and FARMstead ED bring you their summer cocktail class, from Garden to Glass. You will learn what to do with herbs, spices & botanicals once they are grown. YES Master Mixologists will demonstrate how to transition these locally grown essences into creative cocktail infusions, getting your creative juices flowing to make your own! Class includes demonstrations, hands-on and a delicious locally grown lunch. This is a 21+ only event
32. Village Summer Concert Series – 1p (Arroyo Grande)
Enjoy Free outdoor Sunday summer concerts with food, soft drinks, beer, wine and ice cream available. Bring your picnic baskets, lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy a wide variety of musical presentations. Activities include a fun raffle which benefits a different local nonprofit group at every concert. Enjoy the park’s new Kiddie Playground! Explore the historic downtown of Arroyo Grande while visiting local shops and museums. You will make it a Sunday Summer Tradition!
33. Sizzlin’ Summer Concert Series – 3p to 6p – (Grover Beach)
Get ready for another great summer of friendly company, delicious food, and great music! Music will be provided by Soundhouse. Don’t forget your low back chairs, sunglasses, sunblock and dancing shoes! Delicious food, beer and wine AVAILABLE! The event is free for all ages.
34. Macrame Workshop & Dinner Buffet – 5p to 7p (San Luis Obispo)
Want to get artsy, eat good food, and meet cool people? Woodstock Pizza teams up with Tied & True Goods to bring you a macrame workshop! All supplies and a dinner buffet are included for only $45!