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Saturday, Aug 26, 2017 at 2:48 PM

Yosemite Ski Fun: Early Bird Pass

Yosemite Ski Fun: Early Bird Pass

Purchase your pass before Sept. 1 and look forward to a winter full of schussing and snowy good times. Read »

Friday, Aug 25, 2017 at 11:14 AM

Sonoma Sweet: Weekend Along the Farm Trails

Sonoma Sweet: Weekend Along the Farm Trails

Coo over farm animals, sample local goodies, and get to know the bountiful region this fall. Read »

Thursday, Aug 24, 2017 at 9:41 PM

Kids Free San Diego: October Blast

Kids Free San Diego: October Blast

Discover deals and discounts at area hotels, attractions, parks, and more. Read »

Thursday, Aug 31, 2017 at 3:36 PM

Harvest Wine Celebration: Livermore Lark

Harvest Wine Celebration: Livermore Lark

Over 40 wineries around the valley will play a lively part in the 36th annual event. Read »

Sunday, Aug 27, 2017 at 3:27 PM

Nevada City Film Festival: September Cinematic

Nevada City Film Festival: September Cinematic

Great movies, a parade, a duck race, and a camping package are all on the happy horizon. Read »

Wednesday, Aug 23, 2017 at 12:46 PM

Tahoe Autumn Food Festival: Resort Deal

Tahoe Autumn Food Festival: Resort Deal

The Village at Northstar has a deal on for those attending the popular gourmet gathering. Read »

Thursday, Aug 24, 2017 at 9:43 PM

Avila Valley Barn: Autumn Outing in SLO

Avila Valley Barn: Autumn Outing in SLO

Hop on a tractor ride at this beloved agricultural staple. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 22, 2017 at 12:17 PM

Mole & Mariachi Festival: Santa Cruz Celebration

Mole & Mariachi Festival: Santa Cruz Celebration

Try nine different moles at a fundraiser for Santa Cruz Mission State Historic Park. Read »

Monday, Aug 28, 2017 at 3:28 PM

Free: Ventura Art & Street Painting Festival

Free: Ventura Art & Street Painting Festival

Dozens of imaginative artists will be out and about in Ventura Harbor Village creating gaze-down works of art. Read »

Monday, Aug 21, 2017 at 3:32 PM

Sausalito Art Festival: 260+ Artists

Sausalito Art Festival: 260+ Artists

It's the 65th year of the esteemed gathering, and over 30,000 art lovers are expected. Read »

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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.