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Sunday, Aug 20, 2017 at 3:51 PM

Monterey Tides: Mermaid Month

Monterey Tides: Mermaid Month

September makes a charming splash at the ocean-close hotel. Read »

Saturday, Aug 19, 2017 at 3:54 PM

Pumpkin Menu at Half Moon Bay Brewing Company

Pumpkin Menu at Half Moon Bay Brewing Company

Squash-tributing suds and other gourdly eats? It's an October tradition at the brewhouse. Read »

Friday, Aug 18, 2017 at 9:57 PM

Santa Ynez Valley Scarecrow Fest

Santa Ynez Valley Scarecrow Fest

It's an October-long lark, with several area businesses displaying their most creatively imagined figures. Read »

Friday, Aug 18, 2017 at 2:30 PM

North Lake Tahoe: Superb Solar Eclipse Spots

North Lake Tahoe: Superb Solar Eclipse Spots

Grab your eclipse glasses and look up from Kings Beach, Tahoe Rim Trail... Read »

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 4:55 PM

Centennial of the Blues Celebration

Centennial of the Blues Celebration

Remember the life and music of the legendary John Lee Hooker at a special fundraising event. Read »

Thursday, Aug 17, 2017 at 1:16 PM

Lake Tahoe Autumn Food and Wine Festival

Lake Tahoe Autumn Food and Wine Festival

Nosh away, in a lovely alpine setting, over the second weekend in September. Read »

Saturday, Aug 19, 2017 at 3:57 PM

Solvang Sweet: Æbleskiver-Eating Contest

Solvang Sweet: Æbleskiver-Eating Contest

How many of these classic pastries can you devour in a row? Read »

Saturday, Aug 19, 2017 at 3:41 PM

Happy Birthday, National Park Service

Happy Birthday, National Park Service

Find your way to a sublime setting, and pay nothing to enter, on Friday, Aug. 25. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 9:38 PM

California Wine Month: Flavorful Festivals

California Wine Month: Flavorful Festivals

Vino-ologists: Start planning a September full of winery visits, vineyard tours, cool happenings... Read »

Friday, Aug 18, 2017 at 9:59 PM

The Kimpton Everly: Dapper New Hollywood Stay

The Kimpton Everly: Dapper New Hollywood Stay

Rise, shine, open the curtains, and gaze upon the famous Hollywood Hills at the stylish destination. 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.