Explore the Historic Village of Arroyo Grande, the Central Coast's unique turn-of-the-century downtown village. You'll find an array of antique and specialty shops plus fine dining nestled within the scenic atmosphere of historic buildings and natural beauty. The Village is a true picture of Americana on the Central Coast of California.
The Village of Arroyo Grande is well known for its annual Festivals and weekly Farmer's Market that are enjoyed by thousands of visitors and local residents. Join us in celebration of the local harvest and major holidays when the Village of Arroyo Grande abounds with a variety of arts and crafts, tempting treats, and fun activities.
The Village is filled with historic buildings from the late 1800's - early 1900's and has the the last "swinging bridge" of its kind in California. Five museums and a historic reference library recreate the history of the area with artifacts dating back to the days of the early settlers.
We invite you to stroll the streets of the Village and discover the wonderful shops and restaurants that are available. Special events occur year-round so be sure to check the "Events" section of this site for a description of the upcoming festivities.
... It is a picture of what everyone's hometown was or should have ever been... It is a picture of true western history and natural beauty... It is a picture of Americans... It is the Village of Arroyo Grande!