Experience Asian History and Tradition in SLO CAL

In celebration of Asian American Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month, SLO CAL is proud to share four businesses to support any time of the year. Follow us from San Luis Obispo's Historic Chinatown to the bustling farmers' markets throughout SLO CAL. Each location is an important part of the…

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Sensorio - Partner Spotlight

Where art, technology and nature meet Sensorio is a unique SLO CAL (San Luis Obispo County) experience with a focus on sustainability. Walk the path through the illuminating exhibits in SLO CAL’s wine country and immerse yourself in an otherworldly landscape. Meander through the colorful displays…

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Behind the Scenes of the SLO International Film Festival

We asked individuals who shape the festival what really goes into putting together this annual festival celebrating independent film and storytelling and what makes the SLO International Film Festival unique. Explore behind the scenes of the SLO International Film Festival with Skye McLennan, the…

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Get to Know the Films & Filmmakers of the 2024 SLO IFF

The San Luis Obispo International Film Fest showcases an assortment of films that appeal to a wide variety of age, demographic and interests each spring in SLO CAL (San Luis Obispo County). Over 125 films from around the world are shown during the festival. Here are the 2024 Central Coast film…

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10 Things to Do on a Rainy Day in SLO CAL

With 300 days of sun each year, plus options for surfing, hiking, mountain biking, and a whole lot more, SLO CAL definitely wins at outdoor adventure opportunities. What about when it rains, or when the sun goes down? Never fear: we’ve got that covered, too. SLO CAL offers near-endless rainy day…

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Harmony Glassworks - Partner Spotlight

Pull off along Highway 1 to see the town of Harmony and experience contemporary glass art at Harmony Glassworks. SLO CAL (San Luis Obispo County) is home to many unusual sights: a heard of zebras, an alley full of bubblegum, a castle on a hill, a movie set buried in sand dunes, a hotel covered in…

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72 Hours of Family Fun in SLO CAL

Day 1 Start off your perfect SLO CAL vacation in south county with pies and a petting zoo. Avila Valley Barn is ideal for a morning of fun, complete with tractor rides around the farm. During the spring months, the kids will love to pick their own berries straight from the vine. In the fall, pick…

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10 Ways to Beat the Summer Heat in SLO County

About once a year SLO CAL gets its wave of heat that is a bit warmer than its typical moderate temps. Whether you are trying to cool down in a wine cave, splash in the water or immerse yourself in the arts and culture scene, we have something that'll subside the heat while having tons of fun. Get…

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