Below are several of June's annual events that are a sure sign summer is just around the corner. Check out the links below for ticket pricing and additional event details.
June 1: An Afternoon of Epicurean Delights
Benefiting CAPSLO, the Health & Prevention Division of Community Action Partnership of San Luis Obispo County—which provides medical, educational & advocacy services for over 10,000 under-served families, women, men and youth throughout SLO County—this annual culinary event takes place at the Chapman House by the Sea in Shell Beach. Guests can stroll the beautiful gardens while listening to music and gourmandizing SLO County wine, beer and fine food bites.
June 7: Central Coast Oyster & Music Festival
This all day festival, held at the scenic Avila Beach Golf Resort, is all about laid-back fun. Live music. Local beer and wine. Culinary oyster treats. Oyster shucking contest. Fun, fun, fun.
June 19 - 22: Roll Out the Barrels
This annual event kicks off Thursday, June 19, with "Barrels in Mission Plaza" in downtown San Luis Obispo, where SLO Wine Country's member wineries share sips paired with local culinary delights. Friday evening brings a handful of winemaker dinners and the rest of the weekend is filled with two days of passport tasting at more than 20 wineries in the Edna Valley region. I can't wait!
June 20 - 22: Pismo Beach 29th Annual Classic Car Show
This family-friendly event includes an opening night gala, a charity auction and cruise night, and over 850 classic cars and hot rods that descend upon this prime beach town.
June 28: Atascadero Lakeside Wine Festival
Held at the Atascadero Lake Park, this evening wine festival raises money for Atascadero's Charles Paddock Zoo and plays host to live music, over 60 Central Coast wineries, local olive oil tasting, culinary pairings, local breweries, and artist showcases.
Feel free to post your favorite summer SLO County event in the comments below and whatever you do...have fun!