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Downtown San Luis Obispo offers a variety of attractions within a few short blocks, making it a must when vacationing to SLO. The epicenter of many activities and events, visitors can explore the famous Thursday night Farmers’ Market, the historic Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa, one-of-a-kind boutique shopping, museums like the San Luis Obispo Museum of Art and the Children’s Museum, the iconic Fremont Theatre, and of course, Bubblegum Alley.  A guided tour is an especially fun way to experience Downtown and make the most of your time in SLO.

Looking for a bite to eat? There are countless restaurants at your fingertips. Downtown SLO restaurants are guaranteed to satisfy your entire group whether you are craving an acai bowl, customized burgers, wood-fired pizza or some refreshing frozen yogurt. SLO is a foodie destination, with restaurants offering farm-to-fork menus, and featuring local beer and wine.  There’s no better way to explore Downtown on a sunny day than with a scoop of local ice cream or a fresh cup of coffee on a cool morning.

COUNTLESS THINGS TO DO IN DOWNTOWN SLO 

In addition to the endless activities listed below, discover the top 5 things to do in Downtown San Luis Obispo from Art Bar to Bike Night, recently featured on our #ShareSLO Community Blog.

EVENTS HAPPENING IN DOWNTOWN SLO

PUBLIC ART AND LANDMARKS

“Tequski’ wa Suwa” or “Bear and Child” by Paula Zima
Location: 989 Chorro Street, San Luis Obispo

Bear and Child by Paula Zima in Mission Plaza
“Bear and Child” (Photo by @erinrouleaux)

“Puck” by Elizabeth MacQueen
Location: Marsh Street, San Luis Obispo

"Puck" by Emily MacQueen in Downtown Center Mall
“Puck” (Photo by @narced_photography)

“Olas Portola Fuente Seca” by Jeffery Laudenslager & Deanne Sabeck
Location: Corner of Marsh & S. Higuera Street, San Luis Obispo

“Olas Portola Fuente Seca” Public art in Downtown SLO
“Olas Portola Fuente Seca” (Photo by SLO Parks and Rec)

“Serrafina” by Sharon Harris
Location: 696 Monterey Street, San Luis Obispo

"Serrafina" Cow Art at the History Center
“Serrafina” (Photo by @davidwooding)

“Marilyn Mooonroe” by Douglas Turner
Location: 888 Morro Street, San Luis Obispo

Marilyn Mooonroe cow art at SLO REP
“Marilyn Mooonroe” (Photo by @weirdca)

“In-Cow-able Hulk” by David Nakayama
Location: 570 Higuera Street, San Luis Obispo

The In-Cow-able Hulk at the Creamery in Downtown SLO
“In-Cow-able Hulk” (Photo by @wanderlucy05)


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