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Santa Cruz Sweet: Gourmet Grazing on the Green

Santa Cruz Sweet: Gourmet Grazing on the Green

Sample local foodstuffs and vinos while helping area cancer support services. Read »

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 7:29 PM

Omni La Costa: Stay Like a President

Omni La Costa: Stay Like a President

Get 20.16% off a luxury suite on select election-themed nights. Read »

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 1:45 PM

Sequoia Fundraiser: Food Truck Festival

Sequoia Fundraiser: Food Truck Festival

Wend your way to Visalia on the last Saturday of summer. Read »

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 12:22 PM

Folklore Fun: Paul Bunyan Days

Folklore Fun: Paul Bunyan Days

The spirit of the lumberjack and his faithful friend Babe shine at this Labor Day Weekend fest. Read »

Saturday, Aug 27, 2016 at 11:32 AM

Awwws Aplenty: Sea Otter Awareness Week

Awwws Aplenty: Sea Otter Awareness Week

Visit Morro Bay to eye a display, and take part in activities, in September. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 30, 2016 at 9:06 AM

The Return of Madonna Inn Pink Chocolate

The Return of Madonna Inn Pink Chocolate

The roadside charmer's famous foodstuff took the summer off, but vacation time is over. Read »

Sunday, Aug 28, 2016 at 2:28 PM

Lompoc Lark: Mural in a Weekend

Lompoc Lark: Mural in a Weekend

Join in as a master artists paints a large-scale work in one of California's most mural-y towns. Read »

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 9:09 PM

Big Bear Autumn: Flashlight Safaris

Big Bear Autumn: Flashlight Safaris

Explore the Big Bear Alpine Zoo, and meet some nocturnal critters, every Friday and Saturday in October. Read »

Monday, Aug 29, 2016 at 9:47 PM

Yosemite Skiing: Season Pass Deal

Yosemite Skiing: Season Pass Deal

Dreaming of wintertime getaways? Celebrate the NPS centennial and score a sweet discount. Read »

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016 at 8:38 PM

Suisun Valley Harvest Celebration

Suisun Valley Harvest Celebration

September is on the horizon, and the bountiful bashes are beginning. 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.