This Memorial Day we remember the men and women who served our country. Thank you to them and their families for the sacrifices they’ve made for us to enjoy our freedom.
SLO County is slowly starting to reopen their businesses and we are wishing them success. At this time events are mostly online and due to the constant changes we will only be updating our calendar weekly. We will try to post online events in advance so please submit your events.
Monday, May 25
1Memorial Virtual Ceremony & Vehicle Salute – 11a to 1p (Arroyo Grande / Online Event)
This event consists of Vehicle Salute and a Virtual Ceremony. Join Welcome Home Military Heroes on their Facebook page to watch this event live.
2Atascadero – Faces of Freedom Memorial – 12p to 1p (Online Event)
KVEC News Talk radio is proud to host a virtual countywide Memorial Day Ceremony. The ceremony will include: Posting of the Colors, National Anthem, speeches, narrated flyover, wreath-laying, and music.
Tuesday, May 26
3Tasting Tuesdays with Tolosa! – 12p to 12:30p (Online Event)
Join Tolosa Winemaker Frederic Delivert and Master Sommelier Bob Bath. They will be tasting Apex Vineyard Pinot Noir 2018 Santa Lucia Highlands.
Wednesday, May 27
4Blueberry U-Pick – 10a to 2p (Cambria)
The best blueberry you will ever taste is one you pick! Come to Dragon Spring Farm to pick blueberries. This year u-pick is by appointment only and they will be practicing social distancing and handwashing measures.
5Live Tasting: For Love of Grenache – 4p to 5:30p (Online Event)
Jordan Fiorentini and Bill Armstrong of Epoch Wines will be joined by Jeb Dunnuck of jebdunnuck.com and Michael Twelftree of Two Hands Wines as they talk about their passion for Grenache and taste through Grenache wines from West Paso, York Mountain, and Barossa Valley.
6Indian Street Food Cooking Demonstration – 5p to 6p (Online Event)
Learn how to make some of the most popular and lesser known Indian street eats and delectable snacks. You will also learn about the variety of regional Indian cuisine, US demand for ethnic cuisine, authentic spices, chutneys, and curries as well as street food recipes.
Thursday, May 28
7Turkey Buzzards Live Stream and TO GO Sale – 4p to 6p (Online Event)
Tune into Facebook Live to watch the Turkey Buzzards live. Raconteur Room, Traffic Record Store, and Forager Spirits will also have a TO GO Sale!
8Live Tasting: Rosé + Yoga – 5p to 6p (Online Event)
Join Epoch Estate Wines as they celebrate the 2019 Epoch Rosé with Nicole Roberts and Becky Long. They will later be joined at the Epoch Tasting room by Karlie Higginbotham for a live yoga class!
9SLO Cruise Night Round 6 – 7p to 9:30p (San Luis Obispo)
Head over to downtown SLO For Cruise Night. The cruise starts at 8 pm. Meet up starts at 7!
10Colony Square PopUp DriveIn – 8p to 9:30p (Atascadero)
The businesses at Colony Square would like to invite you to a PopUp DriveIn Movie where we can provide you with pizza, donuts, popcorn or brews directly to your car during the film. Let us spoil you while you get a night out at the Colony Square center.
Friday, May 29
11Tin City Drive Thru – 12p (Paso Robles)
Take a drive through Tin City Paso Robles to collect your essential supplies! Check the link for a full list of participants.
12Geneseo Inn with The Cork Dorks – 5p to 7p (Online Event)
Join owners Steve Cass and Ted Plemons as they share the GENESEO INN with ‘The Cork Dorks’ for a 2 hour Facebook LIVE event!
13Paso Strong Cruise Night – 6p (Paso Robles)
Come out this Friday and order curbside pick up from one of our local downtown restaurants while cruising up and down Spring St in beautiful Paso Robles.
14Friday Night Cruise – 6:30p to 9p (Nipomo)
Join the weekly car cruise in Old Town Nipomo. The event is free and all are invited.
Saturday, May 30
15Chef Chris Closser & 2017 The Pick – 12p to 1p (Online Event)
Chef Chris Closser will be joining Phil LaMontagne to chat about the characteristics of a Grenache forward cuvee, what is appealing about the Grenache varietal and discussing how to best pair with food.
Sunday, May 31
16Templeton Hills Community Farm Produce Pick Up – 9a to 4p (Templeton)
Come on out to the farm this Sunday May 24! They have produce you to harvest yourself or place an order in advance for pick up! There is romaine lettuce, summer crisp lettuce, carrots, baby beets, turnip greens, radishes, onions, kale, spinach, and microgreens available! They are a donation-based farm so please feel free to give if you can all proceeds go to help the farm grow next year!
17Free Virtual Run 5k – Pismo Beach – 9a to 12p (Online Event)
Take a free virtual run through Pismo beach. You can run on your own and upload your time anytime between now and May 31.
18Drive-Thru “POOL-ooza” – 11a to 3p (Creston)
Have some Socially Distant Fun at The Creston Community Center! They will be having a Drive Thru BBQ Chicken Family Meal available for sale. Proceeds benefit the Creston Community Center.
19SLO Brew & Ernie Ball Present: Together, SLO – 12p to 7p (Online Event)
Join Resination, Bear Market Riot, Wordsauce, Shawn Clark Band, and Chris & Harmony Beland (full band) are taking the stage at SLO Brew Rock for a Live Stream Benefit Concert to support San Luis Obispo’s local creators!
20The Sofa Festival – 5p (Online Event)
KCPR is live streaming The Sofa Festival via Instagram Live! Tune in to hear and watch artists like Hava, Skogen, Pacific Avenue, and more.
21Somm’s Kitchen Châteauneuf-du-Pape Dinner – SOLD OUT (Paso Robles)
Taste through 8 courses and 8 Châteauneuf-du-Pape’s as Ian Adamo discusses the winemaking techniques, place of region and vintage.