Things to Do in San Luis Obispo

If you are looing for a list of things to do in San Luis Obispo, CA, you have come to the right place. With mountains, ocean, shopping and vineyards within easy reach, the city of San Luis Obispo or “SLO” as the locals call it, is a dynamic destination for all travelers. Thousands of acres of protected open space allow for a plethora of outdoor activities, heightened by gorgeous views of the valley coast.

In downtown San Luis Obispo, beer lovers can take their pick from centrally located craft breweries and foodies will relish SLO’s diverse culinary experiences surrounded by charming shops and hotels to suit every taste and budget. And don’t forget to check out the world-famous Thursday night Downtown SLO Farmers Market for entertainment, locally crafted goods and farm-fresh food.

While exploring downtown, you won’t want to miss a visit to Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa to learn about the area’s rich history or a stop by Bubblegum Alley, a stage for one of the most colorful photos you’ll ever take. And with the beach just a 10-minute drive away and Edna Valley’s world-class wine region mere minutes away, you’ll be able to discover more of what SLO CAL (San Luis Obispo County) has to offer when you visit.