Spend an afternoon sampling from top restaurants, wineries and sweet shops at this downtown Paso Robles food and wine festival. Showcasing the agricultural bounty and chef innovations of California’s gorgeous Central Coast, the Taste of Downtown Paso Robles will delight gourmets, gourmands, foodies and anyone else who enjoys top-quality cuisine. Mingle with locals as you stroll the streets of historic downtown Paso Robles, a popular wine country vacation destination known for olive and wine production, hot springs and a laid-back lifestyle. Surrounded by easy hills covered in vineyards, this picture-perfect town is home to numerous fine dining establishments, and over 200 wineries use the Paso Robles appellation. Sample from the best of the region’s food and drink on one fine Saturday afternoon, and treat yourself to flavors unknown.
Your festival pass will grant you samples from 29 restaurants and 14 wineries in downtown Paso Robles – quite the fine lunch, and you may not even need dinner! You’ll also have access to the Arte de Tiza Chalk Art exhibition from 8AM to 10AM, truly a stunning display of colorful street art. There will also be a concert from 3PM to 6PM for a little afternoon entertainment. Taste of Downtown Paso Robles & Arte de Tiza takes place this year on Saturday, September 21 from 11AM to 4PM. Passes costs $25 each and can be purchased by calling 805.238.4103. Parking is free but limited, so arrive early to make the most of this delicious event.