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Things To Do in SLO County 8/5 to 8/11

Monday, August 5th

Beer at the Pier Summer Series – 4p – 7p (Los Osos) 

The best little concert series on the Central Coast! 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! This week music will be provided by: Zen Mountain Poets (Psychedelic electric folk)

Tuesday, August 6th

Tuesday’s In The Park – 5-8p (Atascadero)

Enjoy tri-tip and chicken BBQ dinner complete with all the fixins’ while enjoying the Atascadero Community Band. Proceeds will benefit: Quota International of Atascadero/Community Church of Atascadero

Cooking Class with Pig & Butter – 6p to 8:30p (San Luis Obispo)

A hands-on cooking class with Pig & Butter! Learn how to cook yourself a 4-course dinner with instruction from Chef Sherry Grimes.

Lord Huron – 7p (Paso Robles)

Lord Huron hits the central coast. Come out to Vina Robles and enjoy this American indie-folk band based in Los Angeles. The group formed in 2010 and their name was inspired by Lake Huron.

Wednesday, August 7th

Join in on the 2019 Blacklake Concert Series! This week music will be by Unfinished Business so swing by to enjoy some live music. Families welcome! Be sure to come out and enjoy some of the finest music the Central Coast has to offer.

YPNG August Social Networking Event – 5:30p to 7:30p (San Luis Obispo)

Are you new to the area? Just want to meet some cool new people? Come join YPNG for their monthly Social Networking event. This month we will be at Baileyana winery. The event is FREE and open to members and non-members so bring a friend!

Concerts in the Park – 6:30p to 8:30p (Templeton)

Bring your family and friends to Templeton Park with your lawn chairs and blankets for some live music.  Music will be by Flogging Seagulls – ’80s with an Irish twist.

Thursday, August 8th

Concerts in the Park ft. Flogging Seagulls – 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. Enjoy music by the Flogging Seagulls (’80s new wave tribute). 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 Odyssey World Cafe.

Friday, August 9th

11th Annual Zongo Yachting Cup – Aug 9 to 10 (Morro Bay)

Morro Bay Yacht Club, Big Big SLO, and Zongo All-Stars are pleased to present the 11th Annual Zongo Yachting Cup, the Central Coast’s biggest ocean race / cruise.

Block Party Kick-Off at Olivas de Oro – 4p to 7p (Paso Robles)

Start your weekend off with an evening of fun at Olivas de Oro in Tin City! They will be teaming up with Levo and Negranti Ice Cream to warm up for the upcoming Tin City Block Party!

Concerts in the Plaza ft Bear Market Riot – 5p to 8p – (San Luis Obispo)

Downtown SLO and Sunset Honda proudly present the 2019 Concerts in the Plaza Series. Their featured artist is local favorite, Bear Market Riot. 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!

Morro Bay Embarcadero Art Walk – 5p to 8p (Morro Bay)

Spend an enjoyable evening strolling along Morro Bay’s beautiful waterfront!  Start at Gallery at Marina Square to converse with many talented local artists about their fine art, jewelry, crafts and more! 

Summertime Sips | Art, Wine & Brew Tour – 5:30p to 8:30p (Atascadero)

Visit Atascadero’s downtown for our summertime Art, Wine & Brew Tour! For only $20 sip and shop your way through the downtown stores with over a dozen wineries pouring.

Saturday, August 10th

Tin City Block Party – Aug 10 to 11 (Paso Robles)

At the 1st Annual Tin City Block Party a Weekend Tasting Pass gets attendees 10 tastings each day, wine, cider, and beer! Tasters will be treated to exclusive tastings – even barrel samples – and the rare opportunity to taste alongside the makers themselves. 20+ participating businesses.

Kimchi and Sauerkraut – 9a to 12p (Arroyo Grande)

Come to Grandma Ingrids and learn how to make Kimchi and Sauerkraut and take a jar home with you. Come hungry lunch will be served as well as lots of snacks.

Cali Auto Fest 2019 – 10a to 6p (San Luis Obispo)

Check out some of Central California’s best classic, exotic, trucks, motorcycles & collectible cars will come together at a venue that provides a festival-style atmosphere.

Bee Gees Gold – 6p to 10p (Paso Robles)

Do you love the Bee Gees? Then you have to go to Rava this Saturday for a night of music that recreates the experience of seeing the band in their prime. Come dressed up in your best ’70s attire.

Cambria Olallieberry Festival – 11a to 4p (Cambria)

Cambria’s favorite famous berry! Come out and enjoy Olallieberry delicacies as well as a variety of other food, local wine, and beer.

Top Winery and Champagne Lunch – 12p to 1:30p (Paso Robles)

Somm’s Kitchen is hosting a very special lunch with the winemaker and owner of Top Wines.

Come out and listen to good music, dance with friends, enjoy wine & food, and support your local environmental center. Join ECOSLO at the Filipponi Ranch Winery for a great cause! All ages welcome!

OperaSLO’s Broadway by the Sea – 1p to 4p (Pismo Beach)

Broadway By The Sea is a spectacular elegant outdoor concert fundraiser for Opera San Luis Obispo. This year there will be a nationally acclaimed quintet of performers singing Broadway hits from Guys and Dolls, Carousel, Music Man, Show Boat, Into The Woods, Company, and several others hit titles including a special South Pacific sneak peak!

Paella Under The Pergola – 2p to 4p (Cambria)

An Afternoon on the Historic Bassetti Ranch Featuring Wine and Paella. Enjoy an afternoon tasting superb wines under the pergola and eating wonderful farm-to-table dishes cooked by our hosts, the Bassetti’s.

Central Coast Cider Festival 2019 – 5p to 8p (Atascadero)

The 4th Annual Central Coast Cider Festival is a culmination of this craft beverage giving attendees a great opportunity to taste a variety of ciders, meet the cider makers, and enjoy the community of Atascadero.

“Tour of Italy” Wine Dinner – 5:30p to 8:30p (Paso Robles)

Wrap up the Tin City Paso Robles block party with “never ending” pasta, soup, salad, breadsticks and vino at Field Recordings!

Sample award-winning wines, beer, incredible food pairings, and live music. Experience some of the best Paso has to offer in a single 3-hour event at the fairgrounds.

Sunday, August 11th

2019 Cider Festival Brunch Seminar – 11a to 2p (Atascadero)

Learn from the best cidermakers about using single varietal apples to craft the perfect cider. This in-depth discussion will teach you the different flavor profiles of apple varietals and why your taste buds tingle when you sip your favorite cider. 

Laugher Festival – 1p to 4p (Arroyo Grande)

Join and in JOY for the Central Coast’s first annual Laughter Festival. A family event featuring: Laughter Yoga, Laughter Wellness, Stand-up, Improv Comedy, Humorous Music, Sing-a-longs, Funny Plays, Poetry, Stories and Open Mic Sessions.


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