Great Flavors lets you know about upcoming events that sound especially tasty, and the Flavor Team provides reviews of select happenings. From the local favorites (SLO Farmer's Market anyone?) to the quiet gems and unusual happenings up and down the Central Coast, we're your source for outings that fill your life with great flavors.
If you can pry yourself away from Pismo Beach, an alfresco dinner, Bishop’s Peak, or wine tasting, there are even more things to experience as part of your great-flavored life here on the Central Coast.
The Flavor Team spotlights upcoming events and shares reviews of select outings. We share the funky and the formal (wear a suit or dress…with flip-flops), the annual favorites and the new fun kids in town. So many options makes it easy to add great flavors to your calendar.
Central Coast Events
- The Pismo Clam Is this Artist’s Canvas
Pismo Beach might be known for its namesake Tivela stultorum clams, but it’s the town’s three giant concrete clams that attract visitors and locals with their seasonally changing artwork. While the huge bivalve mollusks are regularly repainted to reflect holidays and seasons (former incarnations have been Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer and the Easter bunny), we […]
- Small Business Saturday 11/25/17: Central Coast Style
Shop Small and Make a Big Difference Small Business Saturday—the first Saturday after Thanksgiving—is earmarked to spotlight the positive things that happen from shopping locally. Meet local business owners, discover one-of-a-kinds gifts and unique services, and help local economies thrive. Launched in 2010 by American Express, the event was created to attract customers to small […]
- Hard Core Cider Tour: Experience the Sparkle
Nine Ways the Hard Core Cider Tour Creates a Sparkling Guest Experience Feature Video There are oodles of beer festivals, wine-tasting events, and even a bubbly fest or two. But there aren’t many events devoted to quality hard cider and the people who make it possible. And that’s a shame. Because gathering hard cider makers […]
- Ticket Contest: Grab a friend and head to the Tour
What’s better than attending the SLO Hard Core Cider Tour this Saturday, Oct. 21? Attending for free! With a friend! How, you ask? Simple—just Like our Facebook page (@gr8flavors), and Tag & Share this post with a friend for a chance to win two free tickets. The hardest part might be choosing just one friend. […]
- Drink Cider. Do Good: Hard Core Cider Tour Benefits Bike SLO County
When you buy a ticket to the San Luis Obispo Hard Core Cider Tour on October 21, you may change a person’s life for the better, forever. Every stop on the Hard Core Cider Tour designates a bike-related nonprofit as its event beneficiary, and Bike SLO County will again benefit from proceeds earned from the […]