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44 Retailers to Serve Up Tastings At Downtown SLO's Sip 'n' Saunter

Monday, April 24, 2023


FROM: Rachel Lackmann
Marketing & Communications Coordinator


Taste local flavors and explore downtown San Luis Obispo's diverse lineup of retailers

San Luis Obispo, CA — The 4th Annual Downtown SLO Sip ‘n’ Saunter, presented by Guaranteed Rate, will take place on Sunday, May 7, 2023, from 1–4 PM! More than 60 local wineries, beverage providers, restaurants, and caterers from around the county will serve tastings and small bites at 44 downtown retail locations. Attendees can “Sip & Saunter” their way through downtown’s beautiful tree-lined streets, enjoy live music, sample some of the Central Coast’s finest food and drink, and discover the unique retailers in San Luis Obispo.

Tickets are on sale now and can be purchased online at

EVENT DATE: Sunday, May 7, 2023, from 1–4 PM

*Pairings are subject to change. For the most current information, visit

Check-in will be at the Downtown SLO Office at 1135 Chorro Street. Ticketholders will receive a wristband granting them access to all retail locations, a map with locations and pairings, and a souvenir cup to sip and explore the flavors of downtown. Souvenir cups are sponsored by the San Luis Obispo Collection. This event is 21+ only, and a valid ID must be provided. Downtown SLO asks that children and pets be left at home. Trained service animals are permitted.

A limited quantity of tickets are available, and the event is expected to sell out. Attendees are encouraged to RSVP and invite friends on Facebook.

For more information on Sip ‘n’ Saunter, please visit, follow @DowntownSLO on Instagram, and like @ExperienceDowntownSLO on Facebook.

A media kit for the 4th Annual Sip ‘n’ Saunter is available here. Please contact Rachel Lackmann, Marketing & Communications Coordinator, for additional materials and information:

About Downtown SLO: Downtown SLO is a 501 (c)(6) nonprofit founded in 1975 whose mission is to foster an economically vibrant Downtown. Downtown SLO serves the community by working on initiatives like parking and beautification efforts, coordinating special events and the weekly Farmers’ Market, supporting economic activities, and examining Downtown issues.