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Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017 at 12:32 PM

Pismo Beach Clam Festival: Bivalve Bash

Pismo Beach Clam Festival: Bivalve Bash

Chowderists wanted: The 71st annual classic coastal party celebrates a briny gift of the sea. Read »

Sunday, Sep 10, 2017 at 11:50 AM

Safari Nights: New at The Living Desert

Safari Nights: New at The Living Desert

The evening fun kicks off in September at the Palm Desert animal park. Read »

Monday, Sep 11, 2017 at 10:31 PM

Danish Days: Solvang's History-Laden Lark

Danish Days: Solvang's History-Laden Lark

Dance, eat √¶bleskivers, and cheer on a parade. Read »

Monday, Sep 11, 2017 at 9:38 PM

Rolly Crump: Disney Legend Exhibit

Rolly Crump: Disney Legend Exhibit

Admire a host of pieces, artworks, and treasures created by the iconic Imagineer, at the Oceanside Museum of Art. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017 at 9:18 AM

Post Ranch Inn: Hearst Castle Package

Post Ranch Inn: Hearst Castle Package

Enjoy a lunch and wine tasting at the San Simeon landmark before heading north to the romantic Big Sur resort. Read »

Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 9:16 PM

Calistoga Wine Experience: Sip and Enjoy

Calistoga Wine Experience: Sip and Enjoy

Some 40 area wineries will gather at Pioneer Park. Read »

Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 12:54 PM

Summer Whale Watch with Island Packers

Summer Whale Watch with Island Packers

There are some spots left on this epic, onto-the-water adventure. Read »

Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017 at 9:47 PM

Whaley House: Halloween Nights 2017

Whaley House: Halloween Nights 2017

Float by the storied abode for an atmospheric fall excursion. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 at 6:06 PM

Butterfly Garden: Russian River Rose Splendor

Butterfly Garden: Russian River Rose Splendor

Wander among buds that attract the flutterby contigent, at the Russian River Rose Company. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 at 9:43 AM

Pumpkin Fun at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

Pumpkin Fun at The Ritz-Carlton, Half Moon Bay

Sip a pumpkin-y drink in the pumpkin-y town or book a full-on stay-over package, complete with a Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Facial. 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.