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7 Things To Do in San Luis Obispo County This Labor Day Weekend

7 Things To Do In SLO County for Labor Day Weekend

Photo Cred: Downtown SLO

Downtown SLO and Sunset Honda proudly present The JD Project’s California rock roots on August 31st at Concerts in the Plaza. Concerts in the Plaza is a free summer concert series. Food and drink will be available from: Woodstock’s Pizza SLO | Chamisal Vineyards | Firestone Walker Brewing Co. | Jean Marie Cidery available for purchase. Enjoy strolling through downtown and many of the local restaurants.
Date: August 31, 2018
Time: 5:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Mission Plaza
Cost: FREE

Photo Cred: Art In The Park

Morro Bay Art in the Park is looked upon as the finest display of handmade art and crafts presented in San Luis Obispo County.  This event is an annual tradition started by the Morro Bay art community to give artists and artisans a place to showcase and sell their work. As you enter the city on Morro Bay Boulevard, cast your eyes to City Park and a rich mixture of works in a variety of mediums.  108 booths representing 125 independant artists and craft workers .  This 62nd annual show offers artists and crafts people a high quality outdoor setting to display and sell their wares to an appreciative audience.
Date: September 1, 2, 3
Saturday September 1, 10am to 5pm
Sunday September 2, 10am to 5pm
Monday September 3, 10am to 4pm.
Location: Morro Bay Park
Cost: FREE<

Photo Credit: Moonstone Cellars

Join in on our annual Labor Day weekend event! Pinedorado, Follies, Parade & Car Show. BBQ, live music, gifts, treats, craft beer & wine, games for all, prizes every hour! Pinedorado Days is held at the Pinedorado grounds and the Veterans Hall on Main Street. Three days of fun for the children & adults, food, raffles, and a lot more, starting with a parade & fun run on Saturday and a wonderful car show on Sunday.
Date: September 1, 2, 3
Saturday September 1, 7am to 5pm
Sunday September 2, 7am to 5pm
Monday September 3, 10am to 4pm.
Location: Cambria Veterans Hall
Cost: FREE<



Photo Cred: Downtown SLO

Brews & Bites is an annual beer and food festival that benefits the homeless dogs and cast of Woods Humane Society. The event features craft local and regional beers paired with an amazing Wingfest competition and live music. Not only will you get to enjoy amazing beer…you will also have the opportunity to decide which SLO County restaurant deserves to earn the title of 2018 Wingfest Champion.
Date:  September 1, 2018
Time: 12:00p – 5:00p
Location: Mission Plaza
Cost: $20+

Photo Cred: 46 West Wineries

It’s time to get ready for 46 West’s Harvest Block Party! It’s happening on Labor Day weekend on Saturday September 1st from 6:30p to 9:00p at Dark Star Cellars. Enjoy 46 West in a casual ‘mini-wine festival’ atmosphere, along with great grub and rockin’ live music to dance the night away to The Sound Effect Band. Unlimited wine tasting with 17 members of Hwy 46 West Wineries paired with a local-catered dinner of Spanish paella by Paso Catering Co.
Date: September 1, 2018
Time: 6:30p – 9:00p
Location: Dark Star Cellars
Cost: $55

Photo Cred: The Cliffs Hotel & Spa

Celebrate the sunset of summer with sunshine, BBQ, refreshments, and most importantly ~ the MUSIC. Our Labor Day show features Zongo All-Stars, featuring a unique blend of Afro-Latin / Afro-Caribbean / Funk / Reggae / Calypso music that they call “CaliCubano”. With lots of percussion, horns, an all-star rhythm section, and a frontman with “unlimited surprises” you will be on your feet moving and grooving the whole afternoon! Opening for the Zongo All-Stars, is RAS DANNY. It’s going to be a great show. Grab your blankets and a seat on the lawn for this family friendly show, we’re ready to DANCE!
Date: September 3, 2018
Time: 1:00p – 5:00p
Location: Cliff’s Hotel & Spa
Cost: FREE

Photo Cred: Taste of Baywood

Don’t miss this year’s Farm to Table food event in Los Osos.  Come on out to beautiful Baywood Park for our Farmers Market and enjoy sampling dishes from the best Farm to Table Chefs in the central coast.  Meet the farmers who supply your local restaurants and grocers.  Take the challenge to compete in making the best farm to table dish.  Meet local representatives and discuss farming and food regulations.  Check out compst tea brewers and interact with several experts on Farm to Table principles and much more!
Date: September 3, 2018
Time:  2:30p – 5:30p
Location: 2nd Street, Los Osos
Cost: FREE

**Followed by Beer at the Pier:
Check out the Baywood Beer At The Pier Concert! All ages! Now at a new location: The Blue Heron! Enjoy live music, dancing, outside bar, firepit lounge and bayside patio.
Date: September 3, 2018
Time: 5:00p – 7:00p
Location: Blue Heron
Cost: FREE

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