Worth the Trip
Our daily look at deals and getaways
Thursday, May 1, 2014 at 1:26 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Earth Day Puppets: Procession of the Species

Earth Day Puppets: Procession of the Species

A Chico tradition takes on a whimsical but important hue. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 4, 2014 at 10:21 AM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

California Nut Festival Crunches Onward

California Nut Festival Crunches Onward

Chef cameos, tasty demos, and interesting dishes shine in Chico. Read »

Monday, Mar 11, 2013 at 10:40 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Walnutty Wonders: California Nut Festival

Walnutty Wonders: California Nut Festival

Tickets are set to go on sale for the snacky-good Chico party. Read »

Thursday, Feb 28, 2013 at 12:46 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Touring the CalTravel Brewery of the Year

Touring the CalTravel Brewery of the Year

Chico's own Sierra Nevada Brewing Co. gets the big blue ribbon. Read »

Tuesday, Sep 4, 2012 at 5:36 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

The Sierra Oro Farm Trail

The Sierra Oro Farm Trail

Get acquainted with Chico-close wineries and produce purveyors. 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.