4th of July in SLO County 2022

Fireworks are back in SLO County! Here are 20 events to celebrate America’s Independence Day. Remember to celebrate safely with family and friends this holiday. If there is event that we missed that you’d like added onto the list, feel free to comment below! To stay up to date with local events, subscribe to our monthly newsletter, follow us on Instagram, or visit first week of the month for the scoop.
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Atascadero Lakeside Wine Festival Celebrates its 25th Anniversary

Twenty-five years ago, a small group of people gathered to create something captivating in Atascadero. With the support of the Charles Paddock Zoo, the City of Atascadero, and the Atascadero Chamber of Commerce, the team moved forward to create one of the most beloved events in northern San Luis Obispo County. The Atascadero Lakeside Wine Fest is a premier event showcasing wineries from the Central Coast that includes nearly 250 wines from over 80 wineries. In addition, breweries, food purveyors, commercial vendors, and art exhibitors will be spaciously displayed under the majestic oaks at the relaxed and sun-kissed lakeside location.
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SLO County Summer Concert Series 2022

Summer is around the corner and that means San Luis Obispo County will be filled with live music for you to enjoy outdoors with friends and family. Here is a list of concert series’ that will be happening this year. See website for details, full line ups, and changes.

9th Annual Mac and Cheese Fest: Avila Beach

The Mac is back! It’s time to celebrate the 9th Annual Mac and Cheese Fest on Saturday, June 18th, from 2pm – 6pm at the Avila Beach Golf Resort!. All of your favorite Central Coast Restaurants will go head to head for the title of, “Best Mac and Cheese on the Central Coast!” There will be Mac and Cheese, wine tasting, cocktail sampling, games and more! Plus, live music! Don’t miss the fight for the title of best mac and cheese on the Central Coast! This is a 21+ event. Proceeds from the 9th Annual Mac and Cheese Fest will be donated to AGM Community Partners!

Live Oak Music Festival Returns to El Chorro Regional Park

Live Oak Music Festival is returning to El Chorro Regional Park for the first time since its relocation to San Luis Obispo in 2019. After two years of Live Oak Music Festival “On the Radio,” a modified event to honor the spirit of Live Oak during a global pandemic, this year’s attendees will enjoy the 34th annual festival in San Luis Obispo at El Chorro Regional Park. “I am elated at how enthusiastically Live Oak fans have responded to our new home,” commented KCBX General Manager Frank Lanzone. “We are thrilled to be returning to El Chorro again this year, and we look forward to welcoming everyone back to the festival.”

LOCAL VIBE: Nate Long of Nate’s on Marsh

Ever since Nate Long was a kid he always loved food. One of his favorite dishes was his mom’s French toast. Dinner was a family affair and he loved the experience of going out to restaurants to dine with the family. After high school, Nate moved to San Francisco....

Firestone Walker Invitational Returns!

The Firestone Walker Beer Fest returns to Paso Robles on June 4, 2022 after a two-year hiatus, drawing more than 55 world-class breweries and 2,500 beer lovers for an epic afternoon of craft culture. “It’s great to be back,” said Brewmaster Matt Brynildson. “This is a day when we can...

The Best Things To Do in SLO County July 2022

Summer is in full swing with beautiful days on the beach, hot summer nights with wine, live music, and events! Here are our top picks for the month of July!. If there is event that we missed that you’d like added onto the list, feel free to comment below! To stay up to date with local events, subscribe to our monthly newsletter, follow us on Instagram, or visit first week of the month for the scoop.

Things To Do Memorial Day Weekend in SLO County

This Memorial Day we honor the U.S. military personnel who have died while serving in the United States armed forces. As friends and family gather here are a list of things to do this weekend for locals and visitors to enjoy. Strawberries Through Grover Beach – May 27 – 30...

Vibe Health Lounge – San Luis Obispo’s Newest Day Spa!

Check out Vibe Health Lounge (VHL) is San Luis Obispo’s newest and most innovative day spa. They are located at 1238 Monterey Street in San Luis Obispo. VHL is a healing center and day spa, offering their guests a safe space to unwind and reconnect with themselves and others. You can also find a comprehensive menu of treatments utilizing both ancient modalities and state-of-the-art technology.

Whale Rock Music & Arts Festival 2022

The Whale Rock Music & Arts Festival will take place on September 17-18. Enjoy back-to-back band performances on two stages, a gallery of local artists, all-ages yoga, kid crafts and games ,Castoro wines, Bethel Rd. spirits, craft beers, hard ciders, food trucks and more. Saturday September 17th and will be closed out by multi Grammy nominated Grace Potter and soul singer Allen Stone. Sunday September 18th will feature California legends The Devil Makes Three with funk guitarist Cory Wong of Vulfpeck.

Paso Wine Fest Returns!

Paso Wine Fest is back this May after a two-year hiatus! The much anticipated return of Paso Wine Fest comes with a few new twists, including a change in venue. The most exciting news is that 100 of Paso’s most iconic wineries will be pouring at the 2022 Paso Wine Fest. This includes many sought after and allocated brands whose excitement of Paso Wine Fest’s return has brought them out of the cellar and to the Paso Robles Event Center on Saturday, May 21.

Best Things To Do in SLO County This May

Happy MAY! Are you looking for the best things to do in SLO County? Here is the best list of things to do around. Mark your calendars for Mother’s Day, Cinco de Mayo, and Memorial Day Weekend. Whether you’re local or visiting SLO make sure you check us out at the beginning of each month for our picks. You may discover a new event that you’ve never heard of. There is something for everyone to enjoy on the Central Coast of California.

SLO County Mother’s Day Guide

Celebrate Mom in a special way! Here is a list of Mother’s Day events along with a shopping guide. Whether you are looking for brunch, a hands on class, or relaxing day with mom, the central coast has many different options to explore!. We are wishing you all a...


On Saturday, May 14th, winemakers Cris & JoAnn Cherry of Villa Creek Cellars will be hosing a VERY special event at MAHA Estate in Paso Robles. Grammy winner Sam Nelson Harris. , lead singer of multi-platinum selling X Ambassadors, will be doing a live acoustic performance. The Cherry’s will be...

The Ultimate Easter Guide SLO County 2022

The Easter Bunny is here and it’s time to celebrate with the family with Easter egg hunts and Easter brunches! Here is a list of all the above happening in SLO County! Bring your family and friends out to enjoy. We are wishing everyone a safe and egg-stra special holiday!

Hospice du Rhône Paso Robles

Hospice du Rhône’s flagship event in Paso Robles, April 21 – 23, 2022 at the Paso Robles Event Center in California. For over twenty years, Hospice du Rhône Paso Robles has brought an audience to Paso Robles with renowned Rhône wine producers, respected wine industry media, talented sommeliers, wine importers and educated enthusiasts coming from global wine regions. The 2022 event will gather attendees for wine tastings featuring over 120 international Rhône wine producers, seminars on the forefront of Rhône thinking, an exclusive live auction, delicious meals paired with Rhône wines.

San Luis Obispo International Film Festival 2022

The 28th Annual San Luis Obispo International Film Festival (April 26-May 1) announced this year’s film lineup bookended by critically-acclaimed documentaries led by the Opening Night selection of Sara Dosa’s Fire of Love, and ending the film festival with the Closing Night selection of Isabel Castro’s Mija. The festival will celebrate its return to in-theater screenings and in-person events with SLO Film Fest’s famous Surf Nite, a tribute to Philip Glass, Cal Poly Shortcuts, and the resulting film’s from this year’s Reel Challenge debut spicing up a robust lineup of films.

Nate’s on Marsh Launches Brunch!

It’s Brunch on Marsh. It’s friends and family. It’s fresh and Fun. It’s crave-able classics. It’s not bottomless (but ask for the Aperol Freeze). The team is pleased to announce the launch of “Brunch on Marsh” beginning Sunday, April 10th, 2022! Local food lovers and visitors can indulge in Executive Chef, Libry Darusman’s, inventive brunch menu featuring those comforting American classics every Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Tantalizing dishes include: “PB&J” French Toast with house made almond butter, house made berry jam, honey comb, and brioche toast from Back Porch Bakery, Biscuits and Gravy with nothing less than house made biscuits, house made sausage and gravy, and crispy shallots, and, of course, Eggs Benedict with mortadella or smoked salmon on the ever-fresh Joliene English muffin. Additional favorites like the Prawn Cocktail and NRL Burger are also available.