SAN LUIS OBISPO, Calif. -

Summer is almost here on the Central Coast.

San Luis Obispo Downtown Association is kicking off summertime with Concerts in the Plaza.

The first concert starts Friday, June 13, at the San Luis Obispo Mission Plaza area.

A local reggae group called Nada Rasta opens the concert series and they will play from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Musicians from Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties are scheduled to perform every Friday until the last concert on Sept. 5.

The first Friday concert is sponsored by Moondoggies Beach Club.

The next concert on Friday, June 20, will feature Burning James and the Funky Flames.