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Downtown SLO Farmers' Market Hosts Law Enforcement Night

 

May 9, 2022

TO: ALL MEDIA

FROM: Rachel Lackmann
Marketing & Communications Coordinator
Marketing@DowntownSLO.com

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

DOWNTOWN SLO FARMERS’ MARKET HOSTS LAW ENFORCEMENT NIGHT
Meet public safety personnel from across SLO County on Thursday, May 12, 2022

San Luis Obispo, CA — In observance of National Law Enforcement Week, Downtown SLO is hosting Law Enforcement Night at the Downtown SLO Farmers’ Market on Thursday, May 12, 2022, from 6:00 – 9:00 PM.

Law Enforcement Night is family-friendly, free, and open to the public. Children will be able to engage in interactive educational demonstrations, test out equipment, view tools like robots and transportation vehicles, and ask officers questions.

The event will commemorate public safety personnel from across San Luis Obispo County, with booths from each law enforcement agency on Morro Street and Chorro Street along the market route.

In observance of the one-year anniversary of the death of Det. Luca Benedetti on May 12, the San Luis Obispo Police Department will be handing out memorial bracelets and hosting a special activation on Chorro Street.

For more information on special events at the Farmers’ Market, visit DowntownSLO.com/Farmers-Market/Events.

This event will coincide with the regularly scheduled Downtown SLO Farmers’ Market on Higuera Street from 6–9. Enjoy the usual five blocks of fresh produce, famous BBQ, delicious meals, entertainment, and more! For a list of weekly vendors, visit DowntownSLO.com/Farmers-Market/Vendors. Stay connected with the Market by following @DowntownSLOFarmersMarket on Instagram and Facebook.

To stay up to date on all things downtown, follow @DowntownSLO on Instagram, @ExperienceDowntownSLO on Facebook, and subscribe to the weekly Deliver-E newsletter. 

About Downtown SLO: Downtown SLO is a 501 c6 nonprofit 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.

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