You Had Us at “Hooligan Hoedown”
Camping. Live music. Motorcycle jousting.
Hear ye, Hooligans.
Put down your knives. Release your chains. Stop slicking your mops and lend me your ears.
There’s a party in the woods, and it’s going to be wild.
They’re calling it the Hooligan Hoedown, and we’re expecting two days of rip-roaring competition, cold beer, strong whiskey, live music and open-air sleeping.
Brought to you by those motor-loving haberdashers at Iron & Resin, the event takes over Pozo Saloon in the soft, oak-covered hills due east of San Luis Obispo on October 17th and 18th.
Pozo is no spring chicken: been in operation since the 1850s, when it was a stopover for stagecoaches and cowboys. Safe to say it’s seen its fair share of troublemakers over the years.
But it hasn’t seen the likes of this.
On the itinerary: motorcycle jousting, pumpkin tossing and a relay race involving plungers and toilet paper.
What can we say: it’s harvest season.
After sundown, the bands — bluegrass acts like Little Hurricane, Moonshine Collective and Lou Pine — take the stage and the Pozo plates its famous tri-tip. Cold beers flow and shots of stiff whiskey make the rounds.
Res ipsa loquitur. Let the good times roll.
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