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Celebrating Solvang: See Shrek The Musical Here Thru July 31st

You and your family simply must make plans now to see Shrek The Musical here in all its joy at the outdoor Solvang Festival Theater. Performed by acclaimed actors of PCPA (Pacific Conservatory Theatre), all the beloved characters you know from the Oscar-winning movie are brought to life on stage in this Tony Award-winning adventure:… Read more »

San Luis Obispo old buildings share city’s unique past

If you peer through the window at the Anderson Barbershop in San Luis Obispo, you’ll glimpse into an era that existed long before apps, drones and smartphones. But while the faded barber pole, wooden chairs and antiquated radiator seem fixed in another time, the expression “if these walls could talk” applies to the shop’s unique… Read more »

#ShareSLO Photo of the Week: Sunset Drive-In

At the peak of the drive-in theater’s popularity, between the late 1950s and early 1960s, there were roughly 4,000 drive-in theaters across the United States. Today there are fewer than 400. Luckily, we have the Sunset Drive-in in San Luis Obispo, which TripAdvisor named the 10th best drive-in theater in the country. Some advantages of… Read more »

Weekend of music at the Mission offers a taste of the SLO Life

  The Concerts in the Plaza in San Luis Obispo is gonna get a little trippy Friday.  The featured band, Tropo, is a 3-piece electronic group with music that ranges from ethnic and house to experimental and improvisational dance. Another words — probably not your typical Concerts in the Plaza concert. But in its 21st… Read more »

Solvang Hosts FREE Concerts in the Park Every Wednesday Thru 8/17/16

  You know you love hearing live music, especially outdoors in the summertime—and especially when it’s FREE! Make plans now to spend each Wednesday from 5:00-8:00  enjoying free concerts in Solvang Park (Mission Drive & First Street) with these fun musicians!   •July 6, Livewire (Rock) • July 13, Rock Cats Rock (Rockabilly/Rock) • July… Read more »