COW Parade SLO

Event Overview

SEPTEMBER 2016 – MAY 2017

Over 75 cities and 200 million people worldwide have participated in CowParade, one of the most successful art endeavors ever. Now it’s San Luis Obispo County’s turn.

CowParade SLO County will give local artists a chance to showcase their talents on a global stage. The region’s agricultural history, growing arts scene and its ecotourism draw make CowParade the perfect conduit for a countywide event that will involve, unite and benefit the whole community.

Interactive Cow Trail Maps going Live October 1st.  Happy Trails!

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Presenting Sponsors

Featured Cows

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About the Auction

May 6, 2017

In addition to being an incredible artistic display, CowParade is also a hugely successful fundraiser for the communities who have the privilege to host the event, raising over $30 million globally.

SLO County organizers round up the cows following 8 months of public display, bidders come from near and far for a chance to take home a prized cow!

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Title Charities

CowParade SLO County title charities are: The Land Conservancy of San Luis Obispo County; ARTS Obispo and CMSF Heritage Foundation. Sponsors may have also chosen to designate the proceeds from their Cow(s) to benefit another local non-profit of their choice.

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