A Full Dose of the
Central Coast
Spotlighting local breakout talent, artisan vendors, and artists of all kinds, Shabang is an unforgettable weekend rendezvous to Central Coast paradise. On the sprawling grass meadows of Dairy Creek Golf Course, nestled in the valley of SLO’s famous nine sisters, is a one-of-a-kind dream festival that highlights the amazing vibes of the Central Coast.
Music & Performance
Learning & Culture
Shabang offers all attendees the opportunity to learn newfound knowledge, skills, and appreciation of Central Coast culture. Whether you learn a new instrument, pick up a new style of art, or invent a dance move, you're not just attending an event; you're taking home a lifelong experience!
Art & Interactivity
Food & Beverage
Yoga & Movement
Shabang isn’t just a music festival, but it’s also your getaway and mental retreat from the school grind or stagnant 9 to 5. Take some time to embrace the atmosphere, fall into the groove, and get moving. Whether you prefer to take an energizing yoga break, ecstatic dance session, or bounce along at twerk therapy, Shabang has your perfect recharge prescription. 
Highlighting the Central Coast community has always been a cornerstone of Shabang’s mission. We unite the 805 by featuring local bands, artisans, and vendors that curate a unique representation of the local arts culture and our authentic lifestyle. Shabang encourages anyone to apply and get involved to join us in creating the festival; whether you’re a creator or just a Shabang enthusiast looking to help out.
Shabang's marketplace showcases a wide variety of vendors, giving you a taste of what the Central Coast has in store! Discover an array of concert merchandise, handmade goods, art pieces, trinkets, jewelry, and more!
Planning your weekend stay in SLO CAL and wondering what adventures are ahead? Let us be your guide! From award-winning wineries to outdoor escapades tailored for your inner adventurer, discover everything you're looking for right here in SLO CAL. 
Step into the great outdoors! SLO CAL offers a plethora of captivating outdoor vistas, catering to every adventurer's preference. Whether you're up for a stroll along the Bluffs at Montaña de Oro or a more challenging hike up Cerro San Luis, there's a trail for everyone. Revel in one of a kind views, from serene coastal walks to the picturesque hills of San Luis Obispo. Find your perfect trail here. 
Outdoor Activities
Wine & Beer
On the hunt for a one-of-a-kind treasure or hand-crafted tchotchke? SLO CAL boasts a plethora of unique shops, each with that perfect piece waiting to be discovered. Whether you fancy antiques or the latest creations, SLO CAL has something to suit every taste. Immerse yourself in the local scene with SLO CAL Crafted—your gateway to featured items capturing the essence of our community. Uncover where to find local goods here.
Farmers Markets
Embrace SLO CAL's agricultural abundance! Year-round growing seasons offer a taste of local life, inviting you to explore farms and roadside stands. Experience the essence of the region at lavender farms or savor handmade oils. You can visit nearby farmer’s markets filled with seasonal delights and artisanal goods directly from local farmers committed to sustainable agriculture. Find out where you can support local growers here. 
Discover your perfect haven for a weekend getaway in SLO CAL, where a diverse range of accommodations awaits after your daytime adventures. Choose from charming bed and breakfasts, luxurious hotel spas, or picturesque campgrounds with unbeatable views. Embrace the laid back vibes of SLO CAL and settle into the perfect weekend getaway. Find out more on where to stay here.
Photos Courtesy of Visit SLO CAL