Presented by: Sunset Honda
Every Friday, June 9 – September 8, 2017
Time: 5 – 8 PM
Location: Mission Plaza
The Downtown Association is looking for the “best of the best” talent to entertain the crowds that fill Mission Plaza each week and this year we are not only looking for the best local talent, but the best across the state! If your band would like to be considered for our 2017 Concerts in the Plaza season, please CLICK HERE FOR OUR BAND APPLICATION FORM.
Concerts in the Plaza, presented by Sunset Honda and brought to you by SLO Downtown Association, is the hottest summer concerts series on the Central Coast! With the finest of local talented musicians, Concerts in the Plaza runs from 5 – 8 PM every Friday from June 9th until September 8th in the heart of Downtown, Mission Plaza.
Concerts in the Plaza features musical genres across the spectrum from reggae to rock, blues to jamgrass, soul, California roots rock and more. Thousands attend each summer to dance, enjoy the music and the venue with family and friends, wind down after work or just have a great time during the 14-week season.
Local vendors will sell snacks and food for hungry concert goers 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.
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 grassy knoll before 11:30 AM.
CALL FOR ARTIST
The San Luis Obispo Downtown Association is seeking a local artist or graphic designer to produce the main image for the annual Concerts in the Plaza poster. The poster is the most visible public element of the event, with several hundred placed in establishments around the county. The image is also used in Concerts in the Plaza’s advertising and signage. If you are interested in creating an image, please CLICK HERE for information and guidelines. Submissions are due by Friday, February 10th.
SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE
Your business can be a part of THE premier summer series on the Central Coast! Become an event sponsor and gain exposure to the thousands of people who flock to Downtown for our popular Concerts in the Plaza. Please CLICK HERE for more information on the available sponsorship opportunities or contact Special Events Manager Jennifer DiSanto at (805) 541-0286 ext. 11 or Jennifer@DowntownSLO.com.
Thank You to Our 2016 sponsors:
Silver SponsorAvivo Townhomes 3265 Lavender Lane
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 (805) 548-1777 www.AvivoHomes.com
Proudly PouringFirestone Walker Brewing Company 1400 Ramada Drive Paso Robles, CA 93446 (805) 225-5911 www.FirestoneBeer.com
Proudly PouringChamisal Vineyards 7525 Orcutt Road San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 (866) 808-9463 www.ChamisalVineyards.com
Major SponsorAmtrak – Coast Starlight www.Amtrak.com/Coast-Starlight-Train
Major SponsorHeritage Oaks Bank 1144 Morro Street San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 (805)544-7200 1501 Froom Ranch Way San Luis Obispo, CA 93405 (805) 549-8600 HeritageOaksBank.com
2276 Broad Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401 (805) 541-5500 RabobankAmerica.com
Major SponsorTartaglia Realty
968 Monterey Street
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
(805) 544-1244 www.TartagliaRealty.com
(805) 785-0194 WholeFoodsMarket.com
Major SponsorWoodstock’s Pizza 1000 Higuera Street San Luis Obispo, CA 93401
(805) 541-4420 WoodstocksSLO.com