A rustic barn exterior, surrounded by acres of orchards, blooming flowers and trellises of vines, on the road that leads to the beach, the Avila Valley Barn is the epitome of all farm stands and farmers’ markets. Offering u-pick fruits, berries, and vegetables, a full open-air market of locally-grown and organic Farmers’ Market produce, mouth-watering bakery items including their sell-out pies, unique country gifts and décor in the gift shop, and farm animals in the petting zoo—the warm, inviting country culture and delicious flavors of San Luis Obispo are best experienced at the Avila Valley Barn.

Get a taste of seasonal treats like sweet roasted corn-on-the-cob, fresh-pressed apple cider, and pumpkin ice cream or get into the holiday spirit by shopping for festive decorations and gifts.

If you’re looking for an authentic farm experience while visiting San Luis Obispo, look no further than the Avila Valley Barn. Whether you take a hay ride to the pumpkin patch for Halloween, pet the goats at the petting zoo, or pick your own apples in the fall, a trip to the Avila Valley Barn will be an experience adults and children alike are sure to remember forever.

Location

560 Avila Beach Drive, San Luis Obispo, CA

Admission

Free

Hours

Open Daily: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

  • Fruit and Vegetable Stand: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Daily
  • Sweet Shoppe: 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Daily
  • Animal Feeding: 9:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Daily
  • Hay Rides: 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Daily
  • Pony Rides: 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Fridays and 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Saturdays & Sundays

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