Concerts in the Plaza featuring Cuesta Ridge

cuestaridgePresented by: Sunset Honda

Hosted by: SLO Downtown Association

When: Friday, July 15th

Time: 5 – 8 PM

Location: Mission Plaza

Break out your boots this Friday, July 15th and come get down with the bluegrass & Americana rock band, Cuesta Ridge!  THE premier summer concert series is presented by Sunset Honda and hosted by SLO Downtown Association and runs every Friday from June 10th through September 9th from 5 – 8 PM.

About the Band: Cuesta Ridge

Cuesta Ridge is a band born in the sweet confines of the Santa Lucia Mountains on California’s Central Coast. This bluegrass-injected band has been together since 2004 and their experience in the local music scene is broad. A standard Cuesta Ridge show includes a variety of flavor and there is always something new for diehard fans. Cuesta Ridge includes Brent Vander Weide, Matt Reeder, Alan Dick, Dan Keller, Pat Pearson and Toan Chau.

wingstopBand Sponsor: Wingstop 
Wingstop is a flavor experience. It’s for cravings of fresh and never faked wings, hand-cut seasoned fries and any of their famous sides like beans and coleslaw. Take out or eat in at their Downtown SLO location at 1029 Chorro Street to satisfy your hunger for crisp and juicy wings.

CPDT_Logo_GreenFeatured Sponsor – Major Sponsor: Cal Poly Downtown
Since 1993, Cal Poly Downtown has served the San Luis Obispo community as a trusted source of official Cal Poly emblematic apparel, gifts, Cal Poly wines and delicious Cal Poly food products. Visit their store in beautiful Downtown San Luis Obispo at 959 Higuera Street.

About Concerts in the Plaza

Local vendors, Pizza Solo and Ubatuba Açai will sell snacks and food for hungry concertgoers while Firestone Walker Brewing Company and Chamisal Vineyards supply beer and wine for purchase.  Bar and food vendors open at 5 PM. We will also be serving our wines in eco-friendly wine glasses, so please remember to place your glasses in the designated recycle bins.

IMG_2599For our beer drinkers, you can purchase commemorative stainless steel Concerts in the Plaza pints for $15 which includes your first beer and reuse them all season. We are also encouraging concertgoers to reduce plastic waste by bringing your reusable water bottle.  There will be a spot to refill your water bottles at no cost!

Free bike valet service is also provided by Bike SLO County thanks to our sponsor San Luis Ranch/Coastal Community Builders.

Remember…Concerts in the Plaza is a family friendly event. No outside alcoholic beverages or pets are allowed and this is a non-smoking event. Please refrain from placing chairs and/or other material on the grass areas before 11:30 AM.


San Luis Obispo Downtown Association

1108 Garden Street, Suite 210
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
Phone: (805) 541-0286
Fax: (805) 781-2647

(805) 458-5153

Old SLO Trolley

Trolley service is provided from both of the parking structures and at convenient locations within the Downtown core approximately every 15 minutes. The fare is 50 cents. Hours of operation are:

  • Thursdays - 5 PM to 9 PM - Year Round
  • Fridays - 5 PM to 9 PM - June-Labor Day
  • Saturday - 5 PM to 9 PM - April - October

Click here for the Trolley and City bus schedule.