Welcome to Edna Valley & Arroyo Grande Valley

In the Edna and Arroyo Grande Valleys, taste a whole new world of wine. Nestled only four miles from the beach, the Edna Valley and Arroyo Grande Valley are home to over 30 wineries. As always in our part of California, the experience and vibe are unpretentious and easygoing. Specialties in the region include Pinot Noir, Chardonnay, and aromatic white varieties like Albariño, all of which are known for exceptional balance due to coastal growing conditions. Most tasting rooms are open daily during business hours, though a few require appointments. Check the SLO Wine website for detailed information, including a map and specialized itineraries, tasting fees and varieties offered.

If you want to find activities in fresh water, visit the Lopez Lake Recreation Area. Lopez Lake is a favorite spot for adventurists, nature-lovers, and outdoor fun. For water fun, enjoy Lopez Lake’s 22 miles of shoreline, or try the Mustang Water Park, with two 600-foot waterslides, a 38-foot “Stampede” inner tube ride, toddler pool with mini-slides, waterfalls, and cabanas. Fishing, boating, and jet skiing are also popular in the lake. Adventure enthusiasts can’t miss the Vista Lago Adventure Park where sky-high obstacle courses of varying degrees of difficulty, a free fall platform, and three zip lines totaling over 1,800 feet in length will get hearts pumping! The area offers 350 campsites, including primitive, electrical and full hook-up sites, as well as cabins that sleep up to six people. Many miles of trails at Lopez Lake cater to hikers, equestrian and mountain bikers. For views of the lake and even the ocean on clear days, check out the Duna Vista Loop Trail, which is 7 miles long and suitable for hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding.

Things to do in Edna Valley & Arroyo Grande Valley

Come experience Edna Valley & Arroyo Grande Valley like the locals.

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Events in Edna Valley & Arroyo Grande Valley

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Sep
27
Arroyo Grande Valley Harvest Festival
September 27 to September 28, 2019
Arroyo Grande
The Festival resumes on Saturday morning with the Hometown Parade, followed by even more entertainment, games, contests, foods, crafts and displays.
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Oct
12
Open Studios Tour
October 12 to October 20, 2019
San Luis Obispo (County)

ARTS Obispo's Open Studios Art Tour (OSAT) is one of the largest Open Studios in the country, with over 200 artists participating annually by opening their studios for visitors to tour

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Oct
26
SLO Ultra
October 26 to October 27, 2019
Arroyo Grande
Join us in for an epic weekend with trail run and mountain bike races, live bluegrass and rock music, BBQ, VIP experiences with Krissy Moehl and more!
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Oct
31
Halloween in the Village
October 31, 2019
Arroyo Grande
Branch Street will close from 3:00 to 5:00pm to allow the little ghosts and goblins to safely trick-or-treat.
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Where to Eat in Edna Valley & Arroyo Grande Valley

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Red Dirt Coffee House is a family owned and operated coffee shop located in the beautiful central coast town of Arroyo Grande. 
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This nostalgic ice cream parlor will satisfy anyone who has a craving for ice cream.
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The Quarterdeck is dedicated to making your dining satisfaction pleasurable. Whether you are in a hurry or simply looking for a relaxing meal, they can live up to your expectations.

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With its vaulted ceilings, oversized comfy chairs, fine coffees, and friendly expert baristas, this is a European coffee house in the best tradition. More Details
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Where to Stay in Edna Valley & Arroyo Grande Valley

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Step back in time at the exclusive entrance to California’s Edna Valley coastal wine region’s newest luxury bed and breakfast, wedding & event venue. Grand Oaks and green peaks circle the lush 160 acre estate, while light and shadow dance against the arched exterior of the luxurious private suites. Once home to famed Arabian horses, […] More Details
At The Casitas Estate, our casitas, or "Little Houses," each feature a kiva fireplace, full private bath, patio with garden or valley views, DirecTV featuring HBO, Bose stereo with iPod port and complimentary WiFi. More Details
Ideally located, unique Santa Fe style hacienda sits on 3 acres bordering San Luis Obispo, Edna Valley, and Pismo––minutes to wineries, beaches, hiking, downtown SLO, Lake Lopez, and numerous wedding venues. More Details
Chateau Edelweiss is a gated residence that sits on top of the ridge with a 90 degree view of the Pacific Ocean More Details
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More to Explore on Highway 1

Check out these other amazing places along the Highway 1 Discovery Route in San Luis Obispo County.

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