Giving Guide: Central Coast Holiday Deals & Gifts

We’ve hardly digested our Thanksgiving dinner, but the hustle and bustle of the holiday season is already upon us… are you ready? This year, ditch the long lines at big box stores and choose to support local and small businesses on the Central Coast as you begin your gift shopping.

How to Spend Black Friday #CentralCoasting Style

The holiday season is the perfect excuse to get together with family, indulge in delicious food, and acknowledge all that we are grateful for. However, these meaningful holiday traditions are often sacrificed as holidays become more about stores and less about appreciating the outdoors.

10 Reason to Be Grateful for the Central Coast

California’s central coast is a hidden gem, situated perfectly between the big city meccas of Los Angeles (to the south) and San Francisco (to the north). Full of small-town charm, the central coast is home to some of the state’s most beautiful beaches, most highly sought-after wine, unique coastal towns—and plenty of reasons to be grateful this Thanksgiving season.

September Local Featured Item: Farmers’ Market Tomatoes

It’s no secret that Paso Robles, California and the greater Central Coast area have become a nationally-acclaimed destination for foodies and winos alike. With most of the country’s fruit and vegetables grown in our very own backyard, we are spoiled with easy access to farm-fresh food thanks to our local Farmers’ Markets that occur weekly in almost every SLO County town.

National Relaxation Day on the Central Coast

Isn’t it amazing that we have a designated day just for one of the most easy-to-love activities: relaxing? This August 15th is National Relaxation Day across the US. It’s the perfect opportunity to take that day off work, leave chores for another day, and give yourself a much-needed break – you deserve it!

5 Ways to Enjoy Beer on the Central Coast

Craft Beer is having its moment, all across the country! IPAs and microbreweries galore have been popping up around San Luis Obispo County, and it’s heaven for anyone who really enjoys beer.

August Local Featured Item: Jack Creek Farms Peaches

Life’s peachy at The Steakhouse at the Paso Robles Inn this August! This month, we’re savoring what’s left of summer with a sweet specialty menu featuring peaches from fifth-generation family farm, Jack Creek Farms in Paso Robles.

Get a Taste of National Tequila Day on the Central Coast

The calendar is full of made-up holidays like National Relaxation Day, National Lighthouse Day, National Ice Cream Day… the list goes on and on. While we usually have a chuckle about these “holidays” and then move on with business as usual, there are a few that we can’t resist celebrating—National Tequila Day is one of those.