Crazy Cool Cocktail Stops That You Need To Visit Learn More
From the heart of wine country to the beaches, we'll walk you through the top cocktail spots that you need to visit.
Rockin’ Summer Concerts On The Central Coast Learn More
Here's your guide to rockin' music all summer long on the Central Coast from San Luis Obispo to Paso Robles!
Hoppin’ Good Craft Breweries On The Central Coast Learn More
Beat the heat on the Central Coast while kicking back and sipping beer from some of the best craft breweries you'll ever try.
How To Beach & Wine Like A Pro In Santa Barbara Learn More
Here are 4 wine tasting rooms within walking distance to the Santa Barbara beaches. So you can beach and wine like a pro in Santa Barbara!
Local Transportation Provider Supports Pet Charity In The Community | Press Release Learn More
SLO Safe Ride has donated 10% of their proceeds from wine tours from the Wine 4 Paws event to the Woods Humane Society.
Weddings & Wine: The Best Wineries With Wedding Venues Learn More
Wine country is one of the most sought-after locations for weddings! Here are the wineries offering stunning wedding venues.
The Ultimate Paso Robles Wine Tour For College Graduates Learn More
Check out the ultimate guide to an epic Paso Robles wine tour for college graduates here on the Central Coast.
Local Transportation Provider Supports Woods Humane Society During Wine 4 Paws Event | Press Release Learn More
SLO Safe Ride is stepping up to once again support Woods Humane Society during their Wine 4 Paws event with dog-friendly wine tours.
Wineries Supporting Wine 4 Paws 2022 Learn More
Join forces with over 70 wineries to raise funds for Woods Humane Society. What a barkin' good reason to go wine tasting in Paso Robles!
Your Easy Guide To Downtown San Luis Obispo Learn More
Getting ready to visit downtown San Luis Obispo, ranked as one of the happiest cities? You're in luck! Below you'll find an easy guide to some of the best food, cocktail, and hotel stops in the bustling downtown of San Luis Obispo.
Weddings Made Easy: Your Central Coast Wedding Resource Guide Learn More
Are you preparing for your perfect Central Coast wedding? Here's a handy guide of resources you'll need to make planning your wedding easy.
Wineries Serving Up The Best Zinfandel In Paso Robles Learn More
Calling all Zinfandel enthusiasts! Discover the top 4 wineries in Paso Robles that are serving up incredible Zinfandel wine.
Wedding Transportation FAQs: Everything You Need To Know Learn More
Planning your Central Coast wedding? Here is everything you need to know about wedding transportation for your big day.
Barkin’ Good Dog-Friendly Wineries On The Coast Learn More
The best memories in wine country are the ones shared with your fluffy, barkin' adorable best friend. Take your dog with you as you go wine tasting on the Central Coast. From Paso Robles to Edna Valley to Santa Ynez, discover the best dog-friendly wineries in each region.
8 Wedding Essentials On The Central Coast Learn More
If you're planning your future wedding on the Central Coast, here are 8 essential resources to make your wedding day easy, fun, and memorable in wine country.
4 Romantic Date Ideas For Valentine’s Day On The Central Coast Learn More
Sweep your date off their feet with these 4 unique romantic date ideas that they'll absolutely fall head over heels for here on the Central Coast.
12 Perfect Dinner Date Night Ideas In The Central Coast Learn More
Whether you're treating a special someone for Valentine's Day, or just want a night out, below are 12 ideas for your next date night!
How To Have An Epic Galentine’s Day In Paso Robles Learn More
Explore a mini-guide packed with wine tasting, and more to help you plan an EPIC Galentine's Day with your friends in Paso Robles...
How To Wine & Dine In Edna Valley Learn More
Here's an easy how-to guide to the perfect day in Edna Valley with plenty of wine tasting and tasty dinner recommendations.
New Years Resolutions For Wine Enthusiasts Learn More
If you're a wine enthusiast here are 4 new years wine resolutions you may want to make for a wine-tastic 2022.
Snacking & Drink Essentials For Wine Tours Learn More
Trust us, after running thousands of wine tours; we know first-hand how important it is to bring snacks and drinks for your wine tour...
5 Activities You’ll Want On Your 2022 Bucket List Learn More
A new year means new adventures! Here are 7 must-try activities in the Central Coast that you'll want to add to your 2022 bucket list.
Stops For In San Luis Obispo For Foodies Learn More
Calling all foodies! Is your stomach rumbling? You'll want to check out these 6 delicious stops in San Luis Obispo for Restaurant Month.
12 Local Gifts That Keep Giving All Year Long Learn More
Can't figure out the right Christmas gift for friends and family? Don't worry! These gift ideas are the gift that keeps giving all year long. Bonus points because most of them are local businesses too!
How To Celebrate Your Cal Poly Graduate Learn More
Are you getting ready for your Cal Poly student to graduate? Here are some of the best ways to celebrate your hardworking grad!
The 12 Days Of Christmas: 12 Must-Visit Stops For The Holidays Learn More
Ring in some holiday cheer with these 12 must-visit stops and events on the Central Coast for the holidays.
4 Of The Best Experiences To Give For The Holidays Learn More
Give the gift of a Central Coast experience this holiday season with these 4 experiences and create life-long memories!
Local Transportation Provider Partners With Cal Poly University For Safe Campus Shuttles | Press Release Learn More
SLO Safe Ride is partnering with Cal Poly University to offer campus shuttles to provide students, faculty, and staff a safe and easy way to navigate the campus. Known as the Mustang Shuttles, the shuttles are ADA-friendly and are accessible to those with a Cal Poly ID. The shuttles will run on a loop to seven pick-up and drop-off points, seven nights a week, from 7 p.m. to 12 a.m. These stops include Kennedy Library, Poly Canyon Village, Cerro Vista, the University Union, and the Performing Arts Center.
Local Transportation Provider Partners With The San Luis Obispo Firefighters For Charity Ball | Press Release Learn More
SLO Safe Ride is partnering with the San Luis Obispo Firefighters to offer safe and stylish transportation for their 2021 San Luis Obispo Firefighter Charity Ball. The 2021 San Luis Obispo Firefighter Charity Ball raises funds for the Benevolent & Emergency Assistance Relief (B.E.A.R Fund) to help support people in need in the community. Attendees will be able to jump on a shuttle from downtown San Luis Obispo in front of Hotel SLO on the day of the event, November 20th, and ride it to the fundraiser at the White Barn in San Luis Obispo. Tickets for the shuttle are only $5, and shuttle riders should plan on arriving 10 minutes earlier than their scheduled departure time to ensure they make their shuttle.
Stops In San Luis Obispo To Visit On Small Business Saturday If You Love Supporting Local Learn More
Are you looking to support local businesses on Small Business Saturday? Check out these cool local stops in San Luis Obispo!
3 Wineries To Impress The In-Laws For The Holidays Learn More
Hosting the in-laws for the holidays? Don't worry! Wine tastings at these 3 Santa Barbara wineries make visits with the in-laws a breeze.
The Best Wineries In Paso Robles For Holiday Feasts Learn More
Whether you're hosting family, the in-laws, or friends here are the best wineries in Paso Robles with food options fit for a holiday feast.
Sip & Treat In Paso Robles For Halloween Learn More
Hello, Halloween season! Come sip & treat with us as we celebrate this creepy time all month long as we explore 4 must-visit wineries...
Cheers To Fall – 4 Of The Best Cider Stops On The Coast Learn More
Cheers to fall! Check out these 4 delicious cider stops on the Central Coast to enjoy the season with friends and family.
Your Guide To The Best Fall Stops On The Central Coast Learn More
Are you looking for the best places to visit to get your fill of pumpkins, corn mazes, hayrides, and all other fall things? Check out our map below with the best fall stops on the Central Coast!
3 Must-Try Stops That You’ll Love In Tin City Learn More
3 Tin City tasting rooms that you won't want to miss when you're visiting Tin City in Paso Robles! Enjoy artisan-crafted wine to spirits...
3 Tips For Wine Tasting Safely During The Holiday Season Learn More
Here are 3 easy tips to staying safe, healthy, and happy when you're wine tasting on the Central Coast during the holiday season...
How To Build Your Very Own Wine Tasting Picnic Learn More
Edna Valley wine country was made for picnics! Here's where you can find the tastiest picnic food along with the perfect wineries...
A Foodies Guide To San Luis Obispo Learn More
Discover some of the tastiest restaurants, eateries, and hidden local favorites that you can visit this summer in San Luis Obispo!
The Secret To An Incredible Central Coast Wedding Learn More
Weddings can be incredibly stressful. The real secret to a successful and enjoyable wedding lies in something you may not even think about until days before your wedding. Transportation. Here's how you can use transportation to ensure your big day is as smooth and fun as it can be.
The Best Time to Go Wine Tasting Learn More
Trying to figure out the best time to go wine tasting in Edna Valley, Paso Robles, or Santa Ynez Valley? Here's what you need to know...
Live Music Hubs At Tin City That’ll Have You Dancing Learn More
Looking to dance the night away with some live music? Here are two spots in Tin City, Paso Robles for good food, drinks and music!
Lift Your Spirits @ These Tin City Distilleries Learn More
Explore two incredible craft distilleries in Tin City Paso Robles, uniquely influenced by the wine country on the Central Coast.
Must-Try Snack Stops In Tin City Learn More
Every tasting adventure needs tasty snacks! We've talked with the Tin City experts and these are the best stops for snacking in the tasting
Mouth-Watering Restaurants In Tin City Learn More
With 15+ wineries, breweries, cideries, and distilleries in Tin City, it's an all-day Paso Robles adventure! You know what that means. An all-day tasting extravaganza calls for some serious fuel, aka food stops. Keep reading for an easy guide for foodies to the restaurants and eateries in Tin City.
Why People Are Avoiding Taxis/Rideshares And Choosing Private Charters Learn More
Did you know that private charters are now one of the most in-demand transportation options here on the Central Coast? It's left taxis and ridesharing vehicles in the dust! Today's savvy travelers are booking privately for everything from airport pickups and drop-offs, business travel, and leisurely adventures. Why? Well, buckle up; here are the big 3 reasons people are booking private charters (and why you might want to try it out too.)
3 Activities For The Ultimate Bachelorette Party On The Central Coast Learn More
Trying to plan the ultimate bachelorette party? Don’t sweat it! Below are the top three ways you can have the perfect party on the Central Coast. These activities will take you from Paso Robles to San Luis Obispo as you celebrate the bride-to-be.
Top 3 Things To Do On The Central Coast For A Bachelor Party Learn More
Trying to plan the ultimate bachelor party? Don’t sweat it! We’re going to share the top three ways you can have an epic party on the Central Coast. These activities will take you from San Luis Obispo to Paso Robles as you celebrate the groom-to-be.
Our Favorite 4 Wineries For Red Wine In Santa Ynez Valley Learn More
Did you know that there are over 120 wineries in Santa Ynez Valley? Wondering, which ones out of 120 pour the best red wine? Wonder no more! The team and I put on our tasting hats on over the weekend to explore this very question. Here are our four favorite wineries pouring delightful reds in Santa Barbara County.
4 Of The Best Wineries For Red Wine In Edna Valley Learn More
Are you a red wine fanatic on the hunt for some of the best red wines in Edna Valley on the Central Coast this summer? We've got the guide for you! Keep reading for the top 4 best wineries in Edna Valley for red wine.
4 Local Winery Favorites For Red Wine In Paso Robles Learn More
Paso Robles, also known as wine country here on the Central Coast, has over 200 wineries! That means you could try a new winery every day, Monday through Friday, and it would take you almost an entire year to do. While wine tasting daily can be fun, if you're simply searching for the best red wine in Paso Robles for the summer - we've got you covered. Keep reading for the top 4 local winery favorites in Paso Robles for red wine.
A Wine Lover’s Guide To Paso Robles Learn More
Check out these 4 amazing wineries you need to taste at in Paso Robles wine country. Need a driver? We have that info for you too!
How To Create Home Cooking Date Night Learn More
Looking for a fun home activity for Valentine's Day 2021? How about a Couples Cooking Night? This is what you'll need...
Celebrating Valentine’s Day 2021 With Wine Tasting Home Edition Learn More
Love and romance isn't cancelled for Valentine's Day 2021! Wineries in Paso Robles and San Luis Obispo are offering virtual tastings...
10 Stops For Foodies In The Central Coast For Restaurant Month Learn More
Celebrate your Cal Poly graduation accomplishment in style with these 3 wineries on the Central Coast to commemorate your achievement. Cheers!
How To Go Wine Tasting In Paso Robles After COVID-19 Learn More
Tired of seeing the inside of your house for hours, days, weeks, and months at a time? All this time cooped up inside - is enough to drive anyone a little crazy! That's why we're dreaming of our next holiday, our next vacation outside the house, and wine tasting in the beautiful wine country of Paso Robles, California. #2021Goals
The Best Wineries For Cal Poly Graduation Celebrations Learn More
Celebrate your Cal Poly graduation accomplishment in style with these 3 wineries on the Central Coast to commemorate your achievement. Cheers!
Ideas For A Safe & Merry Holiday On The Central Coast Learn More
Whether you're together with close family or friends enjoying a roasted turkey (or tofurky) or around a decorated fur tree, we've got some ideas for safe, sanitized, and fun holiday activities here on the Central Coast. Keep reading for our top three recommendations for safe adventures during the holidays!
4 Ways To Celebrate the Holidays on the Central Coast in 2021 Learn More
Wow, we got to say, 2021 has taken some surprising turns. Enjoying the holidays with close friends, a loved one, or family will definitely look different this year. Throughout all that has changed, there's one thing that hasn't, and that's the phenomenal wineries on the Central Coast. Our family-friendly wineries have their doors wide open and are ready to celebrate the holidays with you. With warm falls and mild winters, the Central Coast is an enticing holiday destination. That's why this year, it's time for new holiday traditions, to keep the stress low and the fun high! Introducing holiday wine tours, the solution to fun, safe and easy holidays. Here are 4 of the best ways to celebrate the holidays with wine tours in Edna Valley, Tin City, Paso Robles, and Santa Barbara.
Where to Wine Taste on The Central Coast Learn More
PRINT CENTRAL COAST WINE TOUR MAP Wine Tasting On The Central Coast Above is just a snapshot of all of the incredible wineries on the Central Coast. Did you know that in Paso Robles alone, there are over 300 wineries? You could go wine tasting every weekend and still not see all of the wineries […]
Quick & Easy Tips For Fun Holiday Wine Tours Learn More
Take a break from 2021, and enjoy some R & R for the holidays! With a grab bag of holidays just around the corner, you'll find tips and tricks to making this holiday season extra special with family and friends as you go wine tasting on the Central Coast.
Holiday Staycation in Paso Robles Learn More
It’s official, we’ve seen too much of what the inside of our house/apartment look like and we’re not the only ones. Now is the perfect time for a holiday Paso Robles staycation. Avoid the airports (and traveling altogether) and enjoy local experiences. We’ve designed an itinerary with all the bells and whistles of a fun […]
How to Enjoy Wine Month (& Wine Every Other Month) Learn More
What’s better than wine o’clock? How about wine month? With September designated the official wine month of the year, we’ve come up with some fun pairings for your wine month celebration on the Central Coast. No matter if you want to explore wine in Enda Valley, San Luis Obispo to Paso Robles to Santa Ynez, […]
The New Paso Robles Experience: Craft Spirits Learn More
You may know Paso Robles, a well-loved, California wine region on the Central Coast. While many people know of this town for its 300+ wineries, it holds a secret. It has a budding craft distillery scene that not many people are aware of. The current Paso Robles Distillery Trail has over ten locations, but we’re […]
Press Release August 2020 Learn More
SLO Safe Ride Offers Discounted Wine Tours To First Responders San Luis Obispo, CA: SLO Safe Ride is offering 15% off Wine Tours in San Luis Obispo County for first responders, including firefighters, police, and paramedics. Any active first responder can use referral code THANKS and include their unit or ID when booking a […]
Couch Insights: Where to Visit in SLO & South County Learn More
Get ready for a mouth-watering, heart-stopping extravaganza day featuring incredible restaurants with plenty of meat paired with wine, beer and whiskey tasting. Wondering how you can fit all of that epicness into one day? Well, let me tell you, it’s possible, and in this installment of Couch Insights, I’m going to break down how you […]
Edna Valley Visitor Guide Learn More
It’s summer and you know what that means-beach weather! But, what if you want to taste wine and still be within earshot of the beach? We’ve got you covered. Welcome to Edna Valley in San Luis Obispo on the Central Coast, where most wineries are within miles from the coast. So you can go quickly […]
A Wine Tour in Paso Robles Told in GIFs Learn More
Wineries on the Central Coast are open again! Do you know what that means? Wine tasting all day, every day. We’ll take all the bottles of Cabernet Sauvignon, Pinot Noir, Syrah, Zinfandel, Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc and others please! In celebration of the 300+ wineries that are now open in Paso Robles, we’ve charted the […]
Central Coast: Things You Can Still Do (Open Now) Learn More
A lot is going on right now, but through it all, summer and fun aren’t canceled here on the Central Coast. You can still reclaim and live out your best summer from the beachy shores of Pismo to the wine-soaked hills of Paso Robles. Below you’ll find ideas to help you kick-off and enjoy your […]
What To Do Before & After the Sensorio Experience Learn More
NOTE: As of December 7, 2020 Sensorio is closed due to the State COVID Guidelines. They plan to reopen in January 2021. Planning on visiting The Bruce Munro: Field of Light At Sensorio here at Paso Robles? This incredible art installation, comprised of an array of over 58,800 stemmed spheres lit by fiber-optics, illuminating the […]
4 Wineries for the Best White Wine in Paso Robles Learn More
So you’re in Paso Robles and craving some white wine, now what? I get it—been there, done that. White wine is easily my favorite genre of wine (besides rosé), and too often it gets overlooked by wine enthusiasts in the big, bold wine country of Paso. Well, it will no longer go unnoticed by the […]
The Benefits of a Charter Bus Rental for Wedding Guests Learn More
Are you planning a dream Central Coast wedding? It’s never to early to start planning your scenic ceremony! No matter where you’re having your wedding, from Santa Barbara to San Luis Obispo or Paso Robles, here are three critical benefits to private transportation and what you should know before you book: 1. Clean and […]
A Foodie’s Guide To Paso Robles Learn More
On the Central Coast, Paso Robles may be known as wine country, but it also is the haven of another tasty sector. It has dozens of mouth-watering restaurants, making it a food lover’s paradise. Instead of our usual wine, spirits, or beer adventures, get ready to go on a food one. Fair warning in advance: […]
Perfect Pairings with Paso Robles Wine Learn More
Craving that perfect wine and food pairing in Paso Robles? We’ve got you covered! After tasting our way through the rolling hills of wine country, we’ve found some of the best wineries with onsite bites. Read below for details you’ll be able to sink your teeth into, and the wine that pairs best! Side note: with […]
How to Travel Safely During COVID-19 Learn More
We’re all sick of marketing campaigns talking about ‘new normal’ and ‘uncertain times’. What does that even mean, every company on the planet? No one has the answer to that globally, so the best we can do as a charter transportation provider is tell you specific guidelines to travel while there is still risk in […]
Why You Need a Trustworthy SPAB-Certified Operator Learn More
The safety and reliability of any vendor working with a school is paramount. The health and lives of children, educators, and staff are at stake. This necessity is amplified when it comes to bus and shuttle transportation providers for field trips, sports trips, and all other sanctioned school functions. That’s where having a SPAB-certified and […]
Couch Insights: Beer and Wine All-In-One Learn More
Welcome to Couch Insights – blog posts written by various SLO Safe Ride team members commentating on their favorite places to go throughout San Luis Obispo County. Our Digital Marketing Director, Andrea, presents the first topic. Ultimate Wine & Beer Experience in Paso Robles Hint: They are in the same place. Tourists and residents alike […]
Why You Can Ride With Confidence Learn More
With the emergence of COVID-19, we’re all reminded that sanitation for travel isn’t just nice to have, it’s now a necessity. That’s why even though we already had industry-leading cleaning practices, we’ve taken them to the next level. Your travel needs don’t stop because of COVID-19, and your health and safety are our top priority. […]
4 Wineries in Santa Ynez You Need to Visit Learn More
Everyone knows Sonoma and Napa Valley as wine regions, and Paso Robles wineries have had their run for a while now. However, it’s time to learn about the wineries tucked away in the Santa Ynez Valley in Santa Barbara, California. Through the rolling hills, you’ll soon discover that this valley produces vintages so good they’ll […]
Your Guide to A Perfect Wine Tasting Experience in Paso Robles Learn More
Paso Robles is calling! This town on the Central Coast is every wine lover’s dream. Home to hundreds of wineries nestled in rolling hills; with over 40 grape varieties for production, there’s something for every type of wine enthusiast here. To ensure you get the best wine tasting experience we created a quick guide that […]
3 Reasons Why Wineries in Paso Robles Are the Hottest Wedding Venues Learn More
It’s no secret that brides from all around the world are packing their dress, shoes, jewelry, and their sweetheart headed to the wine country of Paso Robles to say the big “I do.” Wineries nestled in the rolling vineyard hills have become prime real estate for weddings. If Paso Robles isn’t on your radar yet […]
Your Guide to an In-Home Wine Tour Learn More
You hear a lot about how to have the perfect wine tour out in Paso Robles, Edna Valley or somewhere else. (We admit, that we even have a couple of those articles out there too.) But what if you want to stay in your pajamas, have access to an entire fridge full of cheese and […]
Why Everyone Wants to Book a Limo Bus Learn More
The elusive Limo Bus: half limousine and half bus, and currently the hottest item in our fleet. This beast helps riders create monumental experiences during picture-perfect wedding days, raucus birthday celebrations, or stunning corporate clients; the Limo Bus does it all. The Limo Bus—The best bridesmaid you’ll have. Months before you’re listening to those wedding […]
SLO Safe Ride to Provide Free Shuttle and Hydration Station on St. Patrick’s Morning Learn More
San Luis Obispo, CA: SLO Safe Ride is working to reduce residential disturbances, traffic and drunk driving on the morning of St. Patrick’s Day. They will provide a free three-stop shuttle system in San Luis Obispo running from Campus Bottle to SloDoCo to the downtown bars. The shuttle is tentatively set to run from 5 a.m. […]
SLO Safe Ride Welcomes New Community Partner: Certified Auto Learn More
San Luis Obispo, CA—SLO Safe Ride welcomes their newest Community Partner, Certified Auto Repair! Certified Auto Repair has been serving the San Luis Obispo community for twenty years, working to ensure residents and Cal Poly students have safe and reliable vehicles at affordable costs. The shop is locally owned by Isaac Feldman, an auto industry […]
Castle + Wine: Experiencing a European Summer in California Learn More
Dreaming of that picture-perfect summer European vacation with magnificent castles and rolling vineyard hills? Wait! Put down the suitcase…Before you start packing your bags, inspired by your dreams of castles and wine, you’ll want to keep reading because we’ve found a little slice of Europe (complete with a castle and wineries) nestled in California’s Central […]
What is Pal-entine’s Day? Learn More
And how do you celebrate it? We’ve all heard of Valentine’s Day; you may have even heard of Galentine’s Day, but what on Earth is Pal-entine’s Day? Why, it’s only the most revolutionary friendship day of the year! Pal-entine’s Day is a time to celebrate your best pals that takes place on February 16th. (Some people describe […]
Valentine’s Dinners in Paso Wine Country Learn More
With picturesque rolling hills and vineyard sunsets, it’s no wonder why romantics from coast to coast migrate to the Central Coast for Valentine’s Day. Love is in the air as well as the production of each bottle of Paso Robles wine. Given that, there’s no better way to celebrate Valentine’s than with a glass (or […]
5 Must-Sip Wineries for Sparkling Wine Learn More
Celebrating Valentine’s Day? Enjoy the best sparkling wines on the Central Coast! We’ve sipped our way throughout California’s premier wine regions to share the 5 must-try wineries for sparkling wine. Using the road map below, you’ll taste bubbly through Paso Robles to Arroyo Grande. (Keep reading to discover a winery renowned on the Central Coast […]
Why You Need to Visit Paso Robles Learn More
A new year is like an open road—full of possibilities, adventure, and (we saved the best for last) travel! So why should you add more Central Coast travel to your New Year’s resolutions? Here are three great reasons you’ll want to build your itinerary: 1. The first reason and (our favorite reason) is the wine! […]
A New Year on the Central Coast Learn More
Wondering what 2020 looks like on the Central Coast? It’s delicious food paired with great drinks, fun nightlife that will take you all over San Luis Obispo County and a great balance of healthy living while still indulging. With so much to explore, we’ve put together a mini-roadmap to help you enjoy your New Year […]
5 Perfect Gifts for Every Red Wine Lover Learn More
Red is the color of Santa’s suit, Rudolph’s nose and of some of the best wine in California. Give the red wine lovers in your life wine gifts from California’s newest wine country, Paso Robles, that they’ll love this Christmas season. Below, you’ll find a list we’ve put together (we’ve also checked it twice) of […]
5 Perfect Gifts for Every White Wine Lover Learn More
Are you looking for the perfect gift for the white wine lover in your life? With the countdown to Christmas beginning, we’ve put together a list and checked it twice and it’s full of the best gifts for every white wine lover. Not even Santa could find better gifts from California’s Edna Valley, a wine […]
Must-See Concert Venues on the Central Coast Learn More
Go from surfing the Central Coast waves to surfing the crowds at concerts on the Central Coast. With weather that is accommodating for outdoor venues year-round, it’s always concert season! Better yet, a majority of concert sites in the 805 are within walking distance to a winery, brewery or distillery—that’s worth raising a glass to! […]
Wineries to Visit for Special Ocassions Learn More
(Discover the best wineries for every occasion.) Kick Your Birthday Off… By soaring through the sky in beautiful Santa Margarita! With six epic ziplines and a 300-foot suspension bridge crossing a deep canyon at Margarita Adventures, your birthday will be one for the books. The best part? Ancient Peaks Winery is right around the corner. […]
Tin City Shuttle: Everything You Need to Know Learn More
Tin City is an up and coming area for wine tasters, food lovers, and those looking to have a great time in a trendy group setting. Located in South Paso Robles, the collective of restaurants, tasting rooms, breweries, and other fun locales offers a mid-range eclectic experience for those who want a little of […]
6 Wine Tasting Tips for Any Occasion Learn More
Wine tasting tours on the Central Coast are a big part of the social culture; at any given moment you can find groups of friends chatting about their recent Edna Valley or Paso Robles tours. While residents and tourists alike are aware of these fun tours, they aren’t always as easy to plan as it […]
Good Company: Planning Paso Robles Corporate Wine Tasting Tours Learn More
Wine tasting tours are an integral part of the Central Coast relaxation culture. Sampling scintillating varietals while enjoying the natural beauty of the grape-bearing terrain is a truly worthwhile way to appreciate the San Luis Obispo/Central Coast lifestyle. Once considered a niche activity for connoisseurs, tasting rooms now cater to large parties for extravagant occasions. […]
Romantic Wine Tasting in Edna Valley Learn More
The beauty of San Luis Obispo County allows for some of the most romantic dates you can imagine. Edna Valley Sunsets make for magical moments, and spacious lawns with vineyard views are where we’ve seen many pop the question! Any winery in Edna Valley will present a relaxing, beautiful space for you and the one […]
Planning an All-Inclusive San Luis Obispo Wine Tour Learn More
Wine tasting tours are one of the premier ways to spend an afternoon on the Central Coast. In Edna Valley, there are over 25 unique tasting rooms where you can sip and savor your way through red and white varietals, enjoy food, and lounge with your friends. One of the most difficult elements of planning […]
How to Plan the Best Bachelor Wine Tour Learn More
Planning and hosting a bachelor party is stressful but incredibly rewarding if you pull it off successfully. You have to account for food, lodging, different personality types, activity preferences, and keeping everyone in line—and those are just the things you can put down on paper! If you’re going to be in a bachelor party in […]
The Best Edna Valley Wineries for Red Wine Learn More
When planning an Edna Valley Wine Tasting Tour, there are many important variables to consider, but your flow chart should often begin with deciding what wineries to visit. If you are looking to find great red wines, below is a list of the region’s top tasting rooms to meet your needs! Big Bold Reds Baileyana—Though […]
Bachelor Party Tours in San Luis Obispo Learn More
When planning a bachelor party, you want to make sure you get the proper shenanigans dialed up. This is the last big hurrah before your beloved friend takes the plunge into a domestic life of early nights and lame excuses, so getting your group out of their comfort zone and into some wild situations is […]
Bachelorette Party Wine Tours in San Luis Obispo Learn More
Planning and hosting a bachelorette party is a blast, but also a ton of work. You have to account for food, lodging, different personality types, wants and needs, and group activities—and those are just the things you can put down on paper! If you’re going to be in a bachelorette party in San Luis Obispo, […]
Hearst Castle & Wine Tour Package: The Sum of All Tours Learn More
Whether you are visiting the Central Coast or are a long-time local, there are a few hallmarks of cultural identity that need to be visited. The wine regions of Edna Valley and Paso Robles produce world-renowned vintages that can be enjoyed at magnificent tasting rooms in both locations, and nearby San Simeon is home to […]
Hitch a SLO Safe Ride to the Mid-State Fair 2019 Concerts! Learn More
SLO Safe Ride will be offering round-trip shuttle passes from San Luis Obispo with the goal of providing concert-goers reliable and affordable transportation to the California Mid State Fair. With a flat rate of $32.50 per round-trip ticket, customers will not have to worry about designating a driver, parking, or using rideshare services with […]
10 Things You Need to Know About Wedding Transportation Learn More
San Luis Obispo County is the ultimate destination wedding location – with rolling hills, verdant vineyards, and coastline views, couples can complete their nuptials with their choice of pristine scenery playing a key role. Many of these stunning venues are on ranches or countryside properties, which makes it important to have shuttles so that guests […]
Wine Tours for Dogs (Figuratively & Literally) Learn More
WINE TOUR OPERATORS DONATE TO LOCAL NONPROFIT SLO Safe Ride is donating 10% of wine tour profits to Woods Humane Society in April San Luis Obispo, CA – SLO Safe Ride continues to contribute to the local community through service and charity in their Responsible Living Campaign. They are donating transportation and water for local […]
Bucket List: Explore Paso Wine Country Learn More
Paso Robles wine tours have been a large part of the Central Coast culture for many years, and their popularity seemingly grows daily. Intimate couples tasting, group relaxation outings, and large party celebrations are just some of the myriad reasons you will hear as to why someone spent their weekend in one of these luxurious […]
Insider’s Scoop to a Wine Tour in Edna Valley Learn More
San Luis Obispo has been known as an eclectic hub of agriculture, tourism, and local hospitality for many years. One of the biggest combinations of these sectors is the wine tasting and touring industry, which provides a classic activity for all guests – local or touristic – (well, those over 21) who want to enjoy the […]
A Strategic Way to Enjoy Tin City in Paso Robles Learn More
Paso Robles and Templeton have long been known as wine regions, and while they host an abundance of alluring tasting rooms to visit for weekend travelers, there are many to choose from in these very spread out regions. With so much to see, a wine tasting tour takes careful planning—and while we promise it’s worth […]
How To Wine & Dine Your Valentine Central Coast Style Learn More
Love and fermented grape juice are powerful forces, and they often pair nicely together. This Valentine’s Day is no exception—in fact, it is perhaps the ideal time to treat your date to a memorable outing of food, wine, and romance. Naturally, you’ve got questions: what wine is best for Valentine’s Day success? What food do […]
Best Pinot Noirs in Edna Valley Learn More
San Luis Obispo County and Edna Valley specifically are famous for leading a California revolution in wine production and wine tasting. This huge boom in the viticulture industry has created a culture of locals and tourists who demand excellence from the product being poured into their glass at every occasion. Wine to pair with meals, […]
What You Need To Know Before Your 2021 Wedding Learn More
There are four main reasons people hire wedding transportation. Here they are — Weddings are the social pinnacle of any season—there’s a reason that families and friends alike go all out for these ornate events. There are many different styles of celebrations: destination weddings, elaborate religious affairs, or hometown reunions, but a common thread among […]
The Lowdown on Tin City in Paso Robles Learn More
RESERVE YOUR SEAT – Saturday, March 14, 2020 Shuttle to Tin City — Tickets for sale NOW! Tin City is one of the fastest growing social scenes on the Central Coast. Though it is technically located in Templeton, many Paso Robles wineries have tasting rooms located in this exciting new spot that also features […]
5 Paso Robles Wineries With The Best Views Learn More
When considering wineries to spend a day at, there are many components in play. The quality of wine, good service, food options—the list goes on. However, one checklist item that rises to the top and embodies everything about Paso Robles wine tasting is the view! Set in the northern part of the Central Coast, the […]
What Most Wine Tour Operators Don’t Tell You Learn More
Wine Tours have become increasingly popular over the past decade. In fact, a term was defined for such an exploration: Enotourism, which is tourism with the purpose of tasting, consuming, or purchasing of wine, often at or near the source. Enotourism often consists of visiting wineries, tasting wines, walking in the vineyard, or even […]
5 Important Elements of Corporate Transportation Learn More
In the fast paced business world, every decision made has direct implications to success or failure. Corporate transportation is a component that can make or break a relationship, and understanding how to best take care of the people you work with is vital. Here are 5 different scenarios where it pays to have the best […]
Elevating Black Car Service on the Central Coast Learn More
San Luis Obispo, CA – Obsidian Luxury Services is proud to present itself as the Central Coast’s preeminent luxury transportation service. With a full fleet of sedans, black car SUV’s, limousines, and luxury Mercedes Sprinters, the styling of our equipment is only outdone by our focus on getting every detail right for our clients. Whether […]
Our Team’s Favorite Central Coast Breweries Learn More
The Central Coast isn’t just for wine lovers anymore! With dozens of on-site breweries lining the Central Coast, you can pique your palate in various locations and ways. Many of these breweries also feature outdoor games for sunny days, pub food options, and more—hop along with us! Stay SLOCal Central Coast Brewing – check out […]
7 Wineries with Games (& pups) Learn More
It is undoubtedly a wonderful time to enjoy wine on the Central Coast, as is always – really. With Paso Robles wine tours and their Edna Valley counterparts highlighting the weekends of tourists and residents alike, there is great diversity in the crowd you’ll see while out tasting. One thing that is ubiquitous to region, […]
Must See Wineries in Paso Robles Learn More
Exploring the rich wine country of Paso Robles has nearly limitless options. Boasting over 200 wineries and California’s largest AVA designation, the region can overwhelm your senses when planning a scheduled tour with family and friends. That’s why we at SLO Safe Ride have mapped out three geographically friendly wine tours in Paso Robles for […]
This Will Help You Sell Real Estate Every Single Time Learn More
Featuring the LandJet Mercedes Sprinter In real estate, the relationship between a potential client and realtor is one built on trust, communication, and impressions. Providing amenities is a great way to show off your taste and personality, and private luxury transportation for your prospective buyers is at the top of the list in terms of […]
The First Pizza + Wine Tour on the Central Coast Learn More
Pizza and beer pair well naturally, but at SLO Safe Ride, we’re not content to stick with just the status quo. While we respect the OG drink pairing, we dived mouth first into the world of pizza and wine pairings. While we aren’t the first set of taste buds to embrace this trend, we’re excited […]
5 Reasons to Attend Paso Robles Wine Festival Learn More
This year marks the 36th year of the Paso Robles Wine Fest – a wine country tradition. Between vineyard tours with exclusive tastings, Winemaker dinners and live music, there are many sips to savor and good times to be had. You’ll experience the Paso Robles wine country in one weekend with over 70 wineries. There’s […]
SLO Safe Ride & Talley Farms Partner to Deliver Fresh Veggies to You Learn More
San Luis Obispo, CA – SLO Safe Ride and Talley Farms are proud to announce a new partnership in 2018! Effective today, Talley Farms Fresh Harvest Boxes will be delivered door to door by SLO Safe Ride to subscribers residing in San Luis Obispo, Edna Valley, Avila Beach, and Five Cities. “It’s the sense of […]
5 Reasons Wine Wednesday is Important Learn More
Wine Wednesday waɪn wɛnzdi noun a weekly event to look forward to. a reason for celebration, or means of relaxation. our favorite day of the work week. Below, we can supply five great reasons to help you define what Wine Wednesday really means to you! Wine is ~healthy.~ it’s all the rage, and it’s a big […]
Paso Robles Featured Winery: Pomar Junction Vineyard & Winery Learn More
With over 8 generations of grape growing and agriculture production, the Merrill family has been servicing the Central Coast since the 19th century. With an initial 40-acre vineyard that has expanded to 600-acres and counting, Pomar Junction is emblematic of the Central Coast wine tasting culture shift. The Wine With over 15 medals awarded to […]
The Actual Best BBQ in San Luis Obispo Learn More
The most popular BBQ joint that San Luis Obispo County has to offer is Old SLO BBQ! With authentic Santa Maria style family recipes dating back nearly a century, Old San Luis has multiple awards from Best of SLO as the Best BBQ in San Luis Obispo. With the addition of a pay-per-pour beer wall […]
Paso Robles Featured Winery: Sarzotti Vineyard & Winery Learn More
Located on the rolling back roads of Paso Robles Country, Sarzotti Winery embodies the small, family-owned vineyard image with immaculate wines to pair with them. Currently producing tantalizing deep colored vintages, their selected pairings of crackers, cheese, and pesto present their deep Italian family roots. Molto bene! The Wine Sarzotti Vineyard & […]
How To get Fresh Veggies Delivered To Your Door Learn More
The Central Coast Lifestyle is one of the key components to happiness for its residents. Two major elements of this positive existence are community spirit and an emphasis on healthy living, specifically through local organic produce. With that in mind, SLO Safe Ride and Talley Farms have teamed up as community partners to put a […]
Edna Valley Featured Winery: Biddle Ranch Learn More
“Simple, authentic, and inspired.” There could be a no more fitting description for this Edna Valley winery. Born in 2013, Biddle Ranch Vineyard is a relatively new name when it comes to Central Coast wineries, but they seem like veterans already. Using the natural beauty of their coastal community as inspiration, the Biddle Ranch team […]
Edna Valley Featured Winery: Wolff Vineyards Learn More
Located just 4.5 miles from the Pacific Ocean, Wolff Vineyards leverages the cool ocean breeze with its southern Edna Valley climate to produce some of the most distinguished and enjoyable wines on the Central Coast. With 125 acres of ecologically friendly vines surrounding their beautiful tasting room property, the entire experience at Wolff is filled […]
How to Taste Wine in a Castle in Paso Robles Learn More
Known by some locals as the ‘Castle on the Hill’, Tooth and Nail Winery is truly a unique centerpiece to the Paso Robles region. Since opening the tasting room doors in 2015, the winery has presented itself as both a destination location and a premium wine provider here on the Central Coast. Located off of […]
Wine Tasting Etiquette on the Central Coast Learn More
Wine tasting in Paso Robles and Edna Valley has quickly become one of the favorite leisure activities of both Central Coast visitors and locals. It continues to grow in popularity with every phenomenal harvest and every splash of Reserve wine. Sipping and lounging on patios overlooking the rolling Central Coast hills with friends and family fabulous […]
SLO Safe Ride Catered Lunches: Paso Robles Menu Options Learn More
Enjoy these scrumptious SLO Safe Ride Catered Lunches with sandwiches and salads from local restaurants in Paso Robles!