Paso Pops

- Schedule of events for July 4, 2019 -

Live Music, Family-Friendly Activities and Fireworks!

The 2019 PASO POPS schedule is always being updated with new details, be sure to check back to review! 

4pm - Gates Open and the Festivities Begin!

4:00 - 7:30pm  -

Food Vendors Open! - Plus we encourage you to bring a picnic! 

  • Paradise Shaved Ice, Society Cuisine, Higgies World BBQ, Kona Ice, G Brothers Smoke House, G Brothers Kettle Corn, The Pairing Knife
  • Firestone Walker beer and Cass Wines avaialble for purchase. No outside alcohol will be allowed in the event,

Kids Activities & Carnival Rides & Games Open

  • Activities in the kid's area 
    • Face painting, music petting zoo, coloring 
  • Helm & Sons Amusements is pleased to provide Amusements & Attractions from 4pm until the fireworks begin. 
    • Unlimited Rides Wristbands will be available in advance  - $10 
    • Rides range from 48" min. to 32" min. height requirements. 

5:00 - 7:30pm  - Paso Robles Walk-Around Wine Tasting - Adults only with table seating admission

  • This exclusive walk-around wine tasting is for Vice President and President ticket holders
  • Wineries include: Allegretto Wines,  Ancient Peaks, Broken Earth, Bovino, Caliza Winery, Cass Winery, Demeter Family Cellars, Derby Wine Estates, Eberle Winery, Glunz Family Winery, Hidden Oak, Hope Family, Hunt Cellars, Justin Winery, Opolo Vineyards, Penman Springs, RF Wines, Robert Hall, Rotta Winery, Shale Oak Winery, Slacker Wines, Stillwaters, SummerWood, Thacher, Tooth & Nail, Vino Vargas, Volatus, Willow Creek Wine Collective, Windward plus more to come!  

7:30 - 8:00pm - Table Decoration Judging

  • Purchased a table seat? We'd love for you to decorate your table! Decorated tables will be judged & prizes will be awarded.  

8:00 - 9:45pm - Show Begins with Master of Ceremonies Casey Biggs

  • Youth pianist Suri Kim will wow the audience! As the winner of the 2018 Paderewski Festival Youth Competition, Suri is only eleven years old, fluent in English and Korean, her favorite subjects are music and science. Favoring classical and modern repertoire, she likes music by Haydn and Chopin. 
  • Featured vocalist Sarah Lawrence will grace the stage with her husband Calland Metts. Sarah enjoys a widely varied career as a singing actor in opera, musical theatre, and in concert, singing everything from Baroque to Broadway. 

9:45- 10:15pm - Fireworks (estimated)

Program Includes:

Casey Biggs - Master of Ceremonies

San Luis Obispo Symphony featuring Conductor Andrew Sewell 

Map below is from 2018. New map for 2019 event coming soon!!!

Net proceeds from Paso Pops will benefit Paderewski Festival Youth Piano Competition and the Youth Cultural Exchange Program. To sponsor Paso Pops, contact Steve Cass at or 805 239-0873.  For general information regarding tickets or the event, contact Gracie Rey 805 235-5409 or