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will be in SLO Sept 21st.Best Bars/Clubs.

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will be in SLO Sept 21st.Best Bars/Clubs.

Ok we was going to go Santa Cruz then it was San Jose now were going SLO on the Saturday as we have heard its a college town.

What are some good Bars/clubs to visit.

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1. Re: will be in SLO Sept 21st.Best Bars/Clubs.

What kind of places are you looking for? SLO Brew in SLO is popular and has music. Local hangouts include McClintocks in Arroyo Grande, Harrys in Pismo Beach and Mr. Ricks in Avila. There are many bars along Higuera St. in downtown SLO (near SLO Brew). Be careful, SLO is a low tolerance town (and zero tolerance for drinking and driving). Walk, take a taxi or have a DD.

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Thanks mate. were looking for bars were we can meet people and have a laugh then go to a good club. We have heard it has a college town so wanna have some food

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You won't find much in the way of clubs in SLO. The Graduate comes the closest, but I don't think they serve alcohol there beyond beer or wine, if even.

Downtown SLO has Spike's, Bull's Tavern and The Library for the bar scene.

Keep in mind that you have to be 21 YO to drink alcohol in the states and that law is strictly adhered to. You don't say how old you are, but your TA handle makes me think you're quite young.

Come and have fun, but stay safe.

Edited: 10:24 am, September 02, 2013
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There is a fun lounge at Marisol @ The Cliffs Resort in Shell Beach. They have live music there on the weekends and this hotel is in a beautiful setting. :)

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Cal Poly's fall term doesn't start until Sept 23, so I don't know how much will be going on at the bars in town. A lot of students will be just showing up and moving in that weekend. People who stayed over the summer will be in town, of course, and those renting apartments for the term may have gotten into town earlier.

registrar.calpoly.edu/registrar/node/28

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Cuesta classes have resumed, so there is some college crowd activity in town.

I've also been fielding calls at work from Poly parents asking about mattresses, so they are moving their students up into dorms or private residences right now in preparation for WOW Week.

Edited: 1:17 pm, September 02, 2013
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WOW Week starts Sept. 16, BTW

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Partyhard,

Just wanted to make sure you know that the drinking age of 21 is very strictly enforced in the US. Bars and clubs typically don't even admit anyone under that age. It's been a sore disappointment to several young European visitors, who had enjoyed clubbing since the age of 15 or so and were horrified to learn they wouldn't be doing any of that in the US.

Also wanted to let you know that many (not all, I'm sure) of the us who offer advice on Tripadvisor are well beyond your age group. I'd guess most of us are 40+ years old. So perhaps not the best source of info on youth oriented clubs...it would be mostly word of mouth from our kids or grandkids. You might want to look on Yelp, for instance, which skews younger.

Edited: 1:29 pm, September 02, 2013
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Based on his postings on the SF forum, the OP is 29.

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10. Re: will be in SLO Sept 21st.Best Bars/Clubs.

Some of us aren't quite that old... yet ;-)