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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 »

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 at 3:15 PM

Solvang Sweet: Æbleskiver-Eating Contest

Solvang Sweet: Æbleskiver-Eating Contest

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

Friday, Aug 18, 2017 at 5:22 AM

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 »

Wednesday, Aug 16, 2017 at 3:14 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 »

Monday, Aug 14, 2017 at 10:06 PM

Titanic Photographs: Queen Mary Exhibit

Titanic Photographs: Queen Mary Exhibit

"Almost 100 period photographs" are on display at the Long Beach landmark. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 15, 2017 at 4:03 PM

Elvis Presley Festival: Garden Grove Gathering

Elvis Presley Festival: Garden Grove Gathering

Tribute artists, sparkly jumpsuits, and hip-shaking songs rule the 18th annual party. Read »

Sunday, Aug 13, 2017 at 10:44 AM

Palm Springs Tram: Solar Eclipse Viewing

Palm Springs Tram: Solar Eclipse Viewing

Call upon Mountain Station on Monday, Aug. 21 for a special program. 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.