The Sonoma-Marin contest is just ahead; we pay tribute to past pups. See Full Gallery »
The visitors bureau has tips on where to have a proper picnic. Read »
Over a dozen artists will take to downtown San Rafael. Read »
Will your favorite summer be on a stick, deep-fried, or both? Read »
The longtime (three decades-plus) foodie stroll is set to roll again. Read »
There are plenty of ways to cycle around the American Riviera. Read »
Star vintners and enthusiastic oenophiles gather for a fall tradition. Read »
The outdoor art and craft bazaar readies for its summer season. Read »
Is your father a major old-school train buff? Make for Sactown lickety-split. Read »
Hotel deals around the Golden State that don't nab all your gold.
Giant drive-through donuts? We got your giant drive-through donuts right here.
Pools and glow-in-the-dark margaritas and dice and nice suites. Oh yeah. You're going.
Unique hotels, ethnic festivals, warmer weather -- yes, there are reasons to head south.
From wine tasting in Temecula to visitng Shamu at Sea World.
Culture, wine, boating, hiking, beachcombing, museums. You don't have to drive far to get away.