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Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 at 7:21 PM

Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk: Free Flicks Reveal

Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk: Free Flicks Reveal

It's the 30th anniversary of the filmed locally "The Lost Boys," which will kick off the series. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 at 10:06 AM

50th Anniversary: Bigfoot Fest in Willow Creek

50th Anniversary: Bigfoot Fest in Willow Creek

Fans of the hairy superstar will pay tribute to the famous 1967 Patterson-Gimlin film. Read »

Monday, Apr 24, 2017 at 11:00 PM

Free Entry: Walnut Creek Art & Wine Fest

Free Entry: Walnut Creek Art & Wine Fest

Spend the first weekend of June chatting to artists, sipping vino, and checking out the new Indie Craft Marketplace. Read »

Monday, Apr 24, 2017 at 1:23 PM

Dark Sky Week: Gaze Up Post-Sundown

Dark Sky Week: Gaze Up Post-Sundown

Make for a low-lit destination, or plan your summer trip to a dark sky fest. Read »

Sunday, Apr 23, 2017 at 11:26 AM

Monterey Bay Breathless: Breaching Humpbacks

Monterey Bay Breathless: Breaching Humpbacks

The drone video, recorded in mid-April, captures the spectacular sight from above. Read »

Saturday, Apr 22, 2017 at 8:53 AM

Carmel Soiree: Monterey Winemakers' Celebration

Carmel Soiree: Monterey Winemakers' Celebration

Make merry in early May while attending "Monterey Wine Camp." Read »

Monday, Apr 24, 2017 at 12:11 PM

Fishmas in Mono and Inyo Counties

Fishmas in Mono and Inyo Counties

A fresh Fishing Map will detail "top fishing destinations" around the water-fun area. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 25, 2017 at 7:01 PM

Big Sur Escape: Post Ranch Inn Reopens

Big Sur Escape: Post Ranch Inn Reopens

The luxe getaway isn't yet accessible by car, but there's another way into the ocean-close hotel. Read »

Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 at 8:13 PM

Themed Slope Weekends at Squaw-Alpine

Themed Slope Weekends at Squaw-Alpine

Schuss while rocking a stylish look, at the Lake Tahoe destination. Read »

Thursday, Apr 20, 2017 at 7:30 PM

Santa Barbara Earth Day Weekend: It's Big

Santa Barbara Earth Day Weekend: It's Big

Show your planet-lovely love at a heartfelt American Riviera celebration. Read »

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A good time is just a short drive away, and Worth the Trip points you in the right direction. It's a daily look at nearby getaways, festivals and sweet deals.