Downtown SLO, with the support of headline sponsor Sunset Honda, are proud to announce the 2019 Concerts in the Plaza band lineup. Fourteen bands were selected in a competitive process that included applications from more than 90 musical acts from across the state. The concert 14 musical groups were selected to play for the upcoming annual concert season that will kick off on Friday, June 14. Concerts will be held every Friday through September 13 from 5:00-8:00 PM at Mission Plaza in Downtown San Luis Obispo. All concerts are free to the public.
The 2019 lineup is :
June 14 | rosecoloredworld | Indie Pop & Dance | Sponsor: Carmel & Naccasha LLP
June 21 | Truxton Mile | Country | Sponsor: Mother’s Tavern
June 28 | The Tipsy Gypsies | Vintage Blues, Jazz & Soul | Sponsor: Splash Cafe
July 5 | Stellar | Classic Hits | Sponsor: Creamery Marketplace
July 12 | Diego’s Umbrella | Gypsy Folk Rock | Sponsor: SLO Safe Ride
July 19 | The Kicks | Roots Soul Reggae | Sponsor: SLO Credit Union
July 26 | The Molly Ringwald Project | 80s’ Tribute | Sponsor: Moondoggies Beach Club
August 2 | Damon Castillo Band | Rock, Soul | Sponsor: Pacific Western Bank
August 9 | Bear Market Riot | Power-Folk Americana | Sponsor: Creeky Tiki
August 16 | The JD Project | California Rock Roots | Sponsor: Pacific Western Bank
August 23 | Soul Scratch | Soul & Funk | Sponsor: Sesloc Federal Credit Union
August 30 | Resination | Roots Reggae | Sponsor: Frog & Peach Pub
September 6 | The Mother Corn Shuckers | Americana, Beergrass | Sponsor: Mccarthy’s Irish Pub
September 13 | Truth About Seafood | Party Rock | Sponsor: Bill Gaines Audio
This year marks the 24th anniversary of the popular Central Coast concert series, which is free for all to attend.
All concerts start at 5 pm on Friday evening, and the event wraps up at 8 pm. Food will be available for purchase from Woodstock’s Pizza and Libertine Brewing Company. Beer from Firestone Walker, wine from Chamisal, and cider from Jean Marie Cidery will be also be available for purchase.
Concerts attendees are encouraged to bring their own reusable cups to the event (no glass please!), as Downtown SLO honors the City ordinance that prohibits single use cups, straws and plastic bottles on City property, including Mission Plaza.
The concert series posters are available at the Downtown SLO Office, at 1135 Chorro Street.