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SLO much fun!

The music was very enjoyable and some of the entertainment was a hoot! Come hungry because the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
West Henrietta, New York
Love this farmers market!

So many booths to shop around. Love the crowd, the food, the music and the whole atmosphere. Will... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2018
Linda W
Los Angeles, California
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Every Thursday night through out the year, the city hosts a delightful outdoor market/festival where local farmers sell the freshest fruits, vegetables and produce while local musicians and performers entertain the crowds.
Higuera Street, San Luis Obispo, CA
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The music was very enjoyable and some of the entertainment was a hoot! Come hungry because the food is excellent. We had an Airbnb and took home plenty of fresh fruit and vegetables to enjoy during our stay. We most definitely would have come back...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

So many booths to shop around. Love the crowd, the food, the music and the whole atmosphere. Will definitely visit again when in the area.

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Linda W
Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Oh my goodness u have to go to the farmer’s market in downtown San Luis Obispo!!! It is absolutely the best!!! Everything is so fresh and the variety is unbelievable. They have a huge turnout weekly year round. They also have live music playing on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 2havasu2
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Terrific farmer's market. Great BBQ and excellent vegetables from local farms. We especially enjoyed the great ribs, blueberries, huge delicious blackberries, and peaches.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 297lovemaui
Reviewed 29 August 2018

We enjoyed a night at the Farmers Market while staying in the Quality Suites in SLO. We couldn't take advantage of the fresh produce, but there were plenty of food booths from which to choose for dinner, dessert, or a snack. A few musicians performed...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Joanne R
Reviewed 13 August 2018

When we were in California on our motorcycle we made an executive decision to stay in San Luis Obispo specifically on Thursday night to experience the Farmer's market. The diversity of food in incredible and the number of farm vendors is amazing. Unfortunately, being on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Gail E
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

The market is a draw now from all over and as a resident was amazed at the numbers. Get here about 5:30 and figure out what you are going to eat if it is sit down or street food. Well worth the effort to come....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank CentralCoastDiverSLO
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

SLO Farmers Market is a great local event. It’s popular with tourists and residents, and is a great way to check out downtown SLO in a classic community event. There are several vendors and booths. Local organizations have informational booths, and there are some of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank K1946EFjacobb
Reviewed 4 August 2018

In town for a few days - recommended we try the farmer's market. What a fun walk through the city. Lots of people out and about. Music, wines, food....oh the food......the lines for the BBQ went on for blocks, but from what we could see,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 03092010f
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

First time to the Farmers Market, I am from Sacramento and it was a great. Great crowds, atmosphere and delicious food to snack on. Time flew, we stayed for the full three hours.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from lynwaz | Reviewed this property |
Be prepared to walk and remember where you've parked your car
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Many fewer people after summer is over...Sept of course the College is back but they are smaller people...
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You can e-mail or call downtown association and they may be able to clarify. Mission Statement is " To Foster an Economically Vibrant Downtown " We don't take our dogs downtown on Thursday nights. My take is they don't... More