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Our daily look at deals and getaways
Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 11:40 PM

Santa Barbara Tradition: Old Spanish Days

Santa Barbara Tradition: Old Spanish Days

Dancing, shopping, and parades fill the five-day gathering. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 6:22 PM

Morro Bay Bash: Avocado & Margarita Fest

Morro Bay Bash: Avocado & Margarita Fest

Do you swoon over both flavorful classics? Make for the big rock. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 9:12 PM

Raise a Glass: California Wine Month

Raise a Glass: California Wine Month

Delicious events are springing up around the state in September. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 9:12 PM

Modernism Week Fall Preview 2016

Modernism Week Fall Preview 2016

The stylish desert bash has tours, talks, more. Read »

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 10:25 PM

Bodie or Bust: Friends of Bodie Day

Bodie or Bust: Friends of Bodie Day

Throw on your 1800s-style garb and support the beloved ghost town. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2016 at 7:54 AM

Monterey Merry: Scottish Games & Festival

Monterey Merry: Scottish Games & Festival

Caber tossing, bagpipe tunes, and other kilt-cool to-dos await. Read »

Tuesday, Jul 26, 2016 at 4:00 PM

Catalina Express: 35th Anniversary Fun

Catalina Express: 35th Anniversary Fun

Prizes are part of the summery celebration. Read »

Sunday, Jul 24, 2016 at 7:34 AM

Free Days: National Park Service's 100th Birthday

Free Days: National Park Service's 100th Birthday

The end-of-summer event happens a week ahead of Labor Day. Read »

Friday, Jul 22, 2016 at 7:51 PM

Top of the Mark: Movies & Wine

Top of the Mark: Movies & Wine

The elegant San Francisco spot is going cinematic for the summer. Read »

Monday, Jul 25, 2016 at 12:11 PM

Dark Sky Wonder Among the Sequoias

Dark Sky Wonder Among the Sequoias

Look up and be awed at the Dark Sky Festival. 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.