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30 Things To Do In San Luis Obispo County This Week (9/16 – 9/22)

Monday, September 16

Sip n’ Savory – 5:30p to 7:30p (Paso Robles)

Support a great cause and join us for a Sip n’ Savory evening! Enjoy several wine pairings of Peachy Canyon’s select wines with Doug Beckett; paired with Chef Andre’s delish appetizers at Paso Terra! Event proceeds benefit The Wellness Kitchen.

Tuesday, September 17

Intro to Bee Keeping – 6:30p to 7:30p (Templeton)

Learn what it takes to build your first hive to your first harvest. Join The Hive Series which starts in January. They will be offering a number of intro classes every month up until January. The classes are mandatory to join the full series.

Wednesday, September 18

8th Annual Empty Bowls Luncheon – 11a to 1:30p (Arroyo Grande)

For $25, choose a beautiful handmade bowl, crafted by a local professional artist or student volunteer, and enjoy a simple meal of delicious soup and bread that has been donated by area restaurants. This fundraiser provides long-term solutions to the challenges of homelessness and provides a healthier future for our community.

Behind the Vines with Thacher Winery – 5p to 7p (Paso Robles)

The Pony Club presents a special wine Wednesday with guests, Thatcher Winery. Taste their wines in the heart of downtown Paso Robles at beautiful Hotel Cheval.

Mint + Craft Presents: Our Local Table – 7p to 9p (San Luis Obispo)

Gather ’round the community table and share a dining experience seasoned with freshness and a sprinkling of new-found friends. Mint + Craft’s family-style dining experience for September is here featuring Novo Restaraunt’s Chef Michaela Avila!

Thursday, September 19

Atascadero Marketplace – 4p to 7p (Atascadero)

Network and build real relationships with local business owners, engage with the community, and enjoy some local shopping at this year’s Atascadero Marketplace!

Friday, September 20

4th Annual Showdown Cornhole Tournament – September 20-21 (Atascadero)

Cornhole has captured the skills and hearts of many. See how good your Cornhole game is among all skill levels. Join us for the kick off of the Cornhole games! Dress up in costume to represent your winning team!

All-Star Monster Trucks – September 20-21 (Santa Maria/Nipomo)

The All Star Monster Trucks return to The Santa Maria Raceway at the new Stadium805 for 2 huge nights of destruction featuring the MONSTER TRUCK BACKFLIP! This is the WILDEST show that’s ever been brought to Santa Maria! See 6 of the nation’s best All Star Monster Trucks.

The Fableist Wine-Rail Excursion – 3p to 9p (San Luis Obispo)

Leave the SLO Amtrak Station at 3:35 pm on Friday afternoon and travel on the Amtrak Coast Starlight over the beautiful Cuesta Grade to Paso Robles. Then get transported to The Fableist Wine Co.(formerly Pomar Junction Vineyard) for their Train Wreck Friday party. Enjoy live music by AJM Band

7Sisters 2nd Anniversary Party – 4p to 11:30p (San Luis Obispo)

7Sisters is turning two! They will be having special beers and food, plus live music with Dante’ Marsh & the Vibe Setters and a drag show with the fabulous SLOQueerdos!

Fiesta in the Plaza – 5p to 9p (San Luis Obispo)

Enjoy a FREE Fiesta event at the Mission Plaza. Celebrate Fiestas Patrias with the Mexican Consulate Delegation, and hispanic heritage month. Bring your dancing shoes!

Wine Country Karaoke Competition – 5p to 8p (Paso Robles)

Dust off your boogie shoes and warm up those vocal cords! Winemaker Jim Jacobsen of Doce Robles will be hosting in the tasting room, taking requests for the evening and help sing-a-long!

Rhone Rangers’ Grenache Day Tasting – 5:30p to 7:30p (Paso Robles)

Join The Rhone Rangers for a fun Friday evening celebrating Grenache! Enjoy Grenache Blanc, Grenache Rose and Grenache paired with small bites from café bovino and artisan cheeses from Vivant Fine Cheese. Over 20 wineries will be participating!

Movie in the Park: Disney’s Aladdin – 6p to 10p (Pismo Beach)

The City of Pismo Beach Recreation Division is excited to host their Movie in the Park event featuring Disney’s live-action Aladdin! Come out for a fun, family-friendly night under the stars at Dinosaur Caves Park.

Saturday, September 21

Inspired Home & Garden Expo of San Luis Obispo – September 21-22 (San Luis Obispo)

Join us in San Luis Obispo to meet local experts and make all your home dreams come true! From Honeydo’s to home remodels, these local experts have done it all. FREE admission + parking.

Creeks to Coast Cleanup – 9a to 12p (Multiple Locations)

ECOSLO has joined forces with the Central Coast Partners for Water Quality to bring you an even bigger and better event – SLO County Creeks to Coast Cleanup! This year, join us as we track data and clean up not only our beautiful coastline, but several inland creeks, lakes, and parks throughout SLO County.

Fall Family Fun Fest – 10a to 1p (Paso Robles)

Join Paso Robles Recreation Services for the 3rd annual Fall Family Fun Fest at Centennial Park. Everything is FREE during this event! It will feature fun, games and so many activities for the kids! Make sure you click the link for details on everything that will be offered.

1st Annual Chili Cook-Off – 11a to 4p (Paso Robles)

Sample delectable Chili’s from multiple competitors and be able to vote for your favorite. Come enjoy a day filled with yummy chili’s, shopping local artisans, dancing to the live Music of two excellent local bands and of course our award-winning handcrafted Hoyt Family Vineyards estate wines and some cold beer too!

1st Annual Branch Mill Music Festival – 11a to 7p (Arroyo Grande)

SMV Presents and Branch Mill Organic Farm are pleased to bring you the 1st Annual Branch Mill Music Festival! This 1-day gathering will feature live music from a mix of great local bands as well as arts and crafts vendors, kids activities, yoga and delicious food!

Oktoberfest – 12p to 4p (San Luis Obispo)

Join Central Coast Brewing for their annual Central Coast Brewing Oktoberfest. They will be serving up award winning German style beers, plus: authentic German cuisine, live Music, a costume contest with prize for best dirndl and lederhosen, Oktoberfest games

Swingin’ by the Sea – 12p to 3p (Shell Beach)

You’re invited to the 4th Annual Chapman Estate Fundraiser! Enjoy local food, libations, silent & live auctions, and music!

The Ranch’s Block Party! – 3p to 6p (San Luis Obispo)

The Ranch is hosting their annual block party! There will be a bounce house, DJ, petting zoo, family friendly games, silent auction, raffle items and much more!!

Fall Crawl – 4p to 7p (San Luis Obispo)

Girl Scouts of California’s Central Coast invites you to their Fall Crawl. Enjoy different eateries through downtown San Luis Obispo! Tour and taste your way down Higuera Street, as you enjoy food, drinks, and recognize some phenomenal businesses who actively support our Girl Scouts.

Stargazing at Calcareous – 5:30p to 9:30p (Paso Robles)

Visit Calcareous for their pizza pairing menu! Once the sun goes down the Central Coast Astronomical Society will have their telescopes pointed at several different elements of our night’s sky for viewing.

Join the Central Coast State Parks Association for an evening of inspiring and exciting films highlighting the most precious resource, water. Following the films, we invite you to join us for an after-party at SLO Brew

Blink-180TRUE & GREEN ToDAY – 8p (Morro Bay)

The name says it all! The Siren will be hosting Blink-180TRUE & Green ToDAY as they pay tribue to two amazing bands!

8x GRAMMY® Award-nominated Atlantic recording group Death Cab for Cutie is coming to Vina Robles Amphitheatre! The show will feature classic hits alongside newer fan favorites off their critically acclaimed ninth studio album, Thank You for Today.

Sunday, September 22

Apples and Honey Festival 2019 – 10a to 4p (San Luis Obispo)

Come out to Mitchell Park in SLO on Sunday! It will be another great year enjoying the bounty of the season – with apples and honey, local artisans, and traditional baked goods.

Baywood Bayfest – 2p to 9p! (Los Osos)

One of the BEST concerts of the year, and it’s FREE! Spend the day with friends & family enjoying live music, a lighted boat parade, and art show!

Tomato: The Dinner – 5:30p to 8:30p (Paso Robles)

Enjoy a very special Table to Farm dinner with FarmsteadED & Windrose Farm. There will be a countless variety of heirlooms & the farm’s freshest seasonal bounty will be showcased by a covey of talented chefs.

Wishing you all an amazing week!
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