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Thursday, Mar 30, 2017 at 9:03 PM

Napa Valley: Arts in April

Napa Valley: Arts in April

The "most creative month" on the creative region's calendar boasts gallery shows, special events, more. Read »

Friday, Mar 31, 2017 at 7:59 AM

Animal Awwws: America's Family Pet Expo

Animal Awwws: America's Family Pet Expo

If you adore living with fuzzy, shell-rocking, feathery cuties, trot in the direction of Costa Mesa. Read »

Saturday, Apr 1, 2017 at 8:59 AM

Terranea: Sea Salt Conservatory Celebration

Terranea: Sea Salt Conservatory Celebration

Savor ONEHOPE wine at an unusual resort-based tasting spot, in Rancho Palos Verdes. Read »

Monday, Apr 3, 2017 at 9:43 AM

Mission Inn: Hollywood Glamour Package

Mission Inn: Hollywood Glamour Package

Prepare for "star-like pampering" at the Riverside landmark hotel. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 at 9:13 PM

Outside Lands: Eager Beaver Passes

Outside Lands: Eager Beaver Passes

Doing that whole day-counting thing? August is on its way, festival fans, and you can get the jump. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 28, 2017 at 9:13 PM

Tea at Hakone: Spring 2017 Opening

Tea at Hakone: Spring 2017 Opening

The every-third-Sunday ceremony takes place at the Saratoga landmark. Read »

Friday, Mar 31, 2017 at 7:24 AM

Housekeeping Camp: 2017 Opening Date

Housekeeping Camp: 2017 Opening Date

You need some Yosemite time in a traditional camp-style setting? You got it. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 29, 2017 at 1:48 PM

Carpinteria Abloom: Field to Vase Dinner

Carpinteria Abloom: Field to Vase Dinner

The on-the-road dinner series will call upon the home of Gallup & Stribling Orchids. Read »

Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 7:03 AM

Guac Delish: Fallbrook Avocado Festival

Guac Delish: Fallbrook Avocado Festival

Prepare to dip a chip — and then another, and another — at this annual alligator pear party. Read »

Monday, Mar 27, 2017 at 7:00 AM

Omni La Costa: Splash & Stay Package

Omni La Costa: Splash & Stay Package

Pondering some pool time? Go Carlsbad (and don't forget your swimsuit). 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.
Travel Kit

GET A ROOM

Hotel deals around the Golden State that don't nab all your gold.

ROADSIDE ATTRACTIONS

Giant drive-through donuts? We got your giant drive-through donuts right here.

WAKE UP IN VEGAS

Pools and glow-in-the-dark margaritas and dice and nice suites. Oh yeah. You're going.

LA GETAWAY

Unique hotels, ethnic festivals, warmer weather -- yes, there are reasons to head south.

SPOTLIGHT SAN DIEGO

From wine tasting in Temecula to visitng Shamu at Sea World.

BAY'S BEST

Culture, wine, boating, hiking, beachcombing, museums. You don't have to drive far to get away.