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Saturday, Oct 21, 2017 at 6:55 AM

National Parks Free Entry: Veterans Day Weekend

National Parks Free Entry: Veterans Day Weekend

Find an historic site or monument related to military history, or visit a nearby park, over the second weekend in November. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 25, 2017 at 11:18 AM

Polar Express at Railtown 1897: Tickets on Sale

Polar Express at Railtown 1897: Tickets on Sale

Hop aboard the historic train for a trip to the North Pole. Read »

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 1:50 PM

12,000 Pounds of Pumpkins: Mission Inn October

12,000 Pounds of Pumpkins: Mission Inn October

The Riverside landmark is known for its holiday lights, yes, but its pumpkin walk is adding fall charm. Read »

Wednesday, Oct 18, 2017 at 8:54 PM

Callaway Winery: North Bay Fires Relief Support

Callaway Winery: North Bay Fires Relief Support

The Temecula Valley vineyard is giving love and support to Napa, Sonoma, and Mendocino Counties. Read »

Thursday, Oct 19, 2017 at 6:10 PM

Los Olivos: Day in the Country

Los Olivos: Day in the Country

Enjoy the pleasures of the wine country village on a sunny fall Saturday. Read »

Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 6:10 PM

Celebrate the Craft at The Lodge at Torrey Pines

Celebrate the Craft at The Lodge at Torrey Pines

Savor a "California bounty" in an alfresco celebration near the lauded lodge. Read »

Saturday, Oct 21, 2017 at 6:54 AM

Nevada City Tree Tour Map: Autumn Spectacular

Nevada City Tree Tour Map: Autumn Spectacular

Stroll through the Gold Country town and soak up the glorious sights. Read »

Tuesday, Oct 24, 2017 at 9:13 PM

La Casa del Camino: Unique Surf Rooms

La Casa del Camino: Unique Surf Rooms

Even if hanging ten isn't in your getaway plans, you can soak up some of the beach-close flavor at the swanky-funky hotel. Read »

Monday, Oct 16, 2017 at 1:00 PM

Desert X 2019: Lauded Exhibition to Return

Desert X 2019: Lauded Exhibition to Return

If you found yourself enchanted by the springtime installations dotting the Coachella Valley, be glad: More art is to come. Read »

Sunday, Oct 15, 2017 at 4:27 PM

Pismo State Beach Butterfly Grove: 2017 Opening

Pismo State Beach Butterfly Grove: 2017 Opening

The flutterers are about to make their grand Central Coast entrance. 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.