Enjoy a SLO Weekend… Creations by the Creek

Creations by the Creek

Sat. March 8, 2014

9 am to 4 pm

77 Marquita Road, Templeton/Paso Robles

Shop this local event featuring hand made and re purposed goods! There will also be food. Such a great mix of local artists and sellers.

CLICK HERE for the Facebook Event Page

Enjoy a SLO Weekend… Reel Big Fish Concert

rbfReel Big Fish! Oh my goodness. Yes, you heard that right, RBF! They’re still around and, apparently, “Still Skankin'”. Didn’t catch ’em on the Vans Warped Tour? Fret not my pet.  Head out to SLO Brew this Sunday, one of the rare times I will tell you to. Tickets are 20 bucks but the time you’ll have will be priceless. Show starts at 7 pm.


The Maker Menagerie, a modern craft fair

Come out and Support SLOcal! Local Food, Local Artisans, and Local Bands!

FREE Event for the whole family

Saturday, November 9, 2013

11 am to 5 pm

Filipino Cultural Center

885 South 13th Street

Grover Beach CA 93433

Vendor applications are still being accepted. They are also offering a limited number of community booth spaces to promote your non-profit or local business. More information at makermenagerie.com

Enjoy a SLO Weekend… Puttin’ on the Dog

Schedule of Events

Master of Ceremony: Lenny Jones

Celebrity Contest Judges:

  • Terry Parry, Animal Shelter Adoption Partners
  • Scott Bratcher, Manager, Lemos, Arroyo Grande store
  • Valerie Levulett, SLOPOST Board Member

Event Photography by Mark Zammitt

Music Courtesy of Jeremy Carnevali

Event Time Entry Fee
Event/Vendor Set-up 8:30am
Registration Opens
Visit the Registration/Information booth to sign up for contests, pay for BBQ and raffle tickets, buy a T-shirt, or make a donation.
Vendor Booths Open
Dog-related merchandise, demonstrations, and information, food and other sales items from local businesses and non-profit groups. On-the-spot pet services such as microchipping, vaccinations, nail clipping, and ear cleaning. Visit our sponsor and vendor section for a complete list.
Opening Ceremony: Welcome 10:00am
Doggie Fashion Show NEW
Sponsored by Wonderful Weiner Wear Fashions
Here’s a chance for your dog to model the latest fashions! Advanced sign-up is required, so please call or text Ronnie Coffman at (805) 550-2384 with your dog’s measurements.
10:00am Free!!
DogLympics Agility Course Opens
Kids (of all ages) are encouraged to test their doglympians’ skills on our home-made agility course. It’s free and fun and every dog is a winner!
10:00am Free!
Raffle Opens
Compete to win a variety of raffle prizes worth at least $100 each.
10am Tickets
2 for $5
5 for $10
Contest: Best Dressed Contest (Big, Small, Dog-Owner Look-Alike)
Who’s best at “putting on the dog”? Here’s a chance for your dog and you to strut your stuff!
10:30am Free!
Contest: Best Fetch NEW
Show off your furry friend’s ability to fetch a ball and bring it back to you.
11:00am Free!
Barbeque (Hot dog, chips, drink; vegetarian option available)
Sponsored by: Arroyo Grande Valley Kiwanis
11:00am – 1:30pm $5.00
• K9 Law Enforcement Drug Search by SLO County Sheriff
• Agility by SLODOG
• Flyball by SLODOG
Raffle Prize Winners Posted 1:00pm
Contest: Musical Sit NEW
Join a round of canine musical chairs! Last dog to sit near a cone in the arena is eliminated.
1:00pm Free!
Contest: Cutest Nudie Beauty (Big & Small)
If you’re like most owners, you think your dog is the cutest. Here’s your chance to prove it! Separate awards for big and small dogs. (No costumes allowed)
1:30pm Free!
DogLympics Agility Course Closes 2:00pm
Vendor Booths Close 2:00pm
Closing Ceremony: See you next year! 2:00pm

Enjoy a SLO Weekend… Obon Festival



Come out and spend a great day at this amazing cultural festival! This is fun for the whole family. We’ll be there! This Saturday, August 3, 2013 from 1 pm to 8 pm.

From their posting…

“A great day filled with local vendors selling handmade items, food vendors, performances, traditional festivities, and so much more. This year we’re at a new venue because of the festival’s popularity and growth. This is our annual fundraiser and we are looking forward to welcoming EVERYONE to learn about an important celebration in Japanese culture. *Vendors will have both asian and non-asian goods and food”