SLO Op Climbing invites the community to its free party on Saturday, December 12th at 7 pm at its new Santa Maria location, “The Pad” (2399 A St).

Visitors will need to sign waivers, but are invited to participate. There will be  free Mad Rock climbing shoe demo, beer truck, holiday treats, live DJ, photobooth, and ugly sweaters galore! Local dignitaries will be in attendance to welcome the community and The Pad to the area.

SLO Op also offers special two-week memberships for visiting friends and family that allow them 24/7 access. Visitors and new members must visit the gym during its limited holiday hours starting 12/14 and going until January 4: Monday-Wednesday 6-9 pm and Saturdays 2-4 at the SLO location only.

SLO Op also offers month-long membership gift certificates, available online at their website: www.slo-opclimbing.org