PASO ROBLES WELCOMES YOU!
Welcome to downtown Paso Robles! Home of the Downtown Paso Robles Main Street Association, here you will find the links, resources and planning tools to help guide your next downtown experience. An alliance of merchants, business owners, stakeholders and community members, the award-winning Downtown Paso Robles Main Street Association is committed to preserving and bolstering a thriving downtown while serving the Paso Robles community. We are here to answer your questions, field your inquiries and provide information to guarantee a downtown experience that you’ll never forget.
There’s always something exciting to do and see in downtown Paso Robles, from shopping, dining, tours and sightseeing to wine tasting and much more! Come discover why tourists are calling Paso Robles a must-see tourist destination location, stop by downtown Paso Robles today, and take a taste of authentic California.
DOWNTOWN PASO ROBLES CALENDAR
October 11 – Pioneer Day Parade
Paso Robles’ heritage tradition comes alive in and around downtown during the annual Pioneer Day event. Bring the whole family to downtown for this historical event that includes a parade, free bean feed, and daylong activities including antique/classic car judging, children’s pet show, little cowboy/cowgirl contest, whiskerino contest, horseshoe pitching contest and much more. Be sure to wear your Pioneer Day pin, or you might get thrown in the hoosegow!
October 25 – Golden Oak Honey Festival
Fall is in full swing, so what better time to relax in the “pass of the oaks” than beautiful October, when fall colors show their brilliance? Bring the entire family to city park for the Annual Golden Oak Honey Festival featuring antiques, collectibles, arts, crafts, food and children’s bounce house. Free admission.
October 31 – Safe & Fun Halloween
Trick-or-treat in downtown Paso Robles with local area merchants during the Safe and Fun Halloween Downtown. Ghouls, ghosts and the Main Street witches will be on-hand for this wildly popular Halloween event that promises to be safe and fun for children of all ages. So don your scariest costume, come downtown and take part in the fun!
November 8 – Elegant Holiday Evening Downtown
Enjoy elegance, Paso Robles style — sip world-class wines, relish good food and take a stroll along one of the most beautiful and romantic places in all of California, downtown Paso Robles. Event features live mannequins by Class Act Dance Studio, carriage rides, dancers, singers, musicians, and an evening gala Paderewski Festival Concert at the Paso Robles Inn. Free open house with refreshments and entertainment provided.
November 28 – Holiday Craft Bazaar
Just in time for the holidays, the Holiday Craft Bazaar features arts, crafts and handmade goods from local purveyors. Visit the variety of booths stationed in the park and search for that hard-to-find craft you’ve been looking for. Free admission.
November 28 – Downtown Lighting Ceremony
Christmas and holiday lights will illuminate the way to this year’s holiday festivities in City Park. Mrs. Claus will arrive and light the downtown, inviting all to share in the holiday joy. Live music, speeches, candlelight caroling, free cookies, and hot chocolate. Free admission.
December 6 – Christmas Light Parade
Enjoy the sights and sounds of the holiday spirit with an illuminated parade featuring an array of light spectacles from local businesses. A variety of awards will be given for best in show. Join Santa and Mrs. Claus and watch downtown light up with holiday spirit!
December 13 – Vine Street Victorian Showcase
Bring the whole family to Vine Street for this annual community Christmas party tradition. Ebenezer Scrooge, the Snow Queen, Mr. & Mrs. Clause and the whole crew will be on-hand on Vine Street. Community caroling, illuminated floats, entertainers, community open houses, live music, cotton candy, free cookies and hot chocolate— it’s fun, friends and festivities! Don’t miss this sure-to-please holiday mainstay in Paso Robles!
December 20 – Victorian Teddy Bear Tea
The Snow Queen & King, Mrs. Clause, Santa Claus, the elves and Victorian friends invite local youth and their families to the Annual Victorian Teddy Bear Tea. Event features music, storytelling, gingerbread cookie decorating, candy canes, pictures to color, and door prizes. Seating is limited, so get your tickets in advance!