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Friday, Jul 29, 2016 at 5:52 PM

Mt. Diablo Tarantula Hike

Mt. Diablo Tarantula Hike

Look for male arachnids as they look for mates. Read »

Friday, Jul 29, 2016 at 4:20 PM

Squaw Creek: Buy Now, Save Later

Squaw Creek: Buy Now, Save Later

Already daydreaming of some primo schussing? You can get on that plan, pronto. Read »

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 10:04 PM

Burbank Getaway: Studio-Close Safari Inn

Burbank Getaway: Studio-Close Safari Inn

The seen-on-screen motel is near Warner Bros., Universal Studios Hollywood. Read »

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 3:01 PM

Ohh, Ahh: Perseid Showers on Approach

Ohh, Ahh: Perseid Showers on Approach

Make for the desert, mountains, or a low-lit spot to watch the August sky show. Read »

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 10:05 PM

Santa Barbara Tradition: Old Spanish Days

Santa Barbara Tradition: Old Spanish Days

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

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 3:04 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 »

Friday, Jul 29, 2016 at 12:50 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 »

Thursday, Jul 28, 2016 at 10:03 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 »

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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.