Concerts in the Plaza featuring TROPO

TROPO-TriStar-ImagePresented by: Sunset Honda

Hosted by: SLO Downtown Association

When: Friday, July 8th

Time: 5 – 8 PM

Location: Mission Plaza

Come move and groove with the uplifting jams of TROPO this Friday, July 8th!  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: TROPO
TROPO  is a live electronic group ranging from ethnic, house, experimental and improvisational dance music. They infuse the human element in their original and uplifting performances with layers of beats, soaring violin and vocal melodies, spectral pads, and crunch bass oscillations.  Band members include Tyson Leonard, Grant Leonard, Adam Kapuscinski and Timo Beckwith.

Band Sponsor: Jules D. Boutique 
JulesD-Alt-logo_blacktestJules D. is founded and fueled by Jules DuRocher and located in Downtown SLO. It is stocked with the finest quality apparel, shoes, leather and shaving tools for the modern gentleman. Inspired by the European moto-chic of Ducati and Vespa and informed by a trained eye of interior design, Jules D. aims to make you look sharp, live large and smell good.

amtrak-tagline-verticalFeatured Sponsor – Major Sponsor: Amtrak Coast Starlight
En route daily between Los Angeles and Seattle, the Coast Starlight train passes through San Luis Obispo, the San Francisco Bay Area, Sacramento and Portland. Widely regarded as one of the most spectacular of all train routes, the Coast Starlight links the greatest cities on the West Coast. The scenery along the Coast Starlight route is unsurpassed. The dramatic snow-covered peaks of the Cascade Range and Mount Shasta, lush forests, fertile valleys and long stretches of Pacific Ocean shoreline provide a stunning backdrop for your journey.

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

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