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Our daily look at deals and getaways
Wednesday, Jul 5, 2017 at 6:33 PM

Newport Beach Wine & Food: Tickets on Sale

Newport Beach Wine & Food: Tickets on Sale

The early fall feast-around will include tasty tidbits from 40+ OC restaurants. Read »

Friday, Jun 23, 2017 at 10:30 AM

LA Stay: Original Farmers Market Package

LA Stay: Original Farmers Market Package

Book a night at the Élan Hotel and shop/sup at the public market landmark. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 27, 2017 at 9:35 PM

Palm Springs Tram: Free Admission Military Days

Palm Springs Tram: Free Admission Military Days

Members of the United States Armed Forces are invited to enjoy the famous conveyance for free in July. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 2:25 PM

Disney's Grand Californian: Swimming Hole Refresh

Disney's Grand Californian: Swimming Hole Refresh

The hotel's pool area recently made a re-debut after a deck renovation. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 9:19 PM

New: Locally Focused Hotel Book Programs

New: Locally Focused Hotel Book Programs

Find a book that reflects the lit character of the area at The Inn Above Tide in Sausalito and The Laurel Inn in Presidio Heights. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 at 10:06 PM

Yosemite: Moonlight Valley Floor Tour

Yosemite: Moonlight Valley Floor Tour

Board the tram for an after-sundown, sight-epic evening event. Read »

Sunday, Jun 18, 2017 at 8:45 AM

Mammoth Mountain: Ski, Bike & Golf in a Day

Mammoth Mountain: Ski, Bike & Golf in a Day

Can you do all three in a day? Find out, over the Fourth of July holiday weekend. Read »

Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 10:50 AM

Canary Hotel: Sip & Swirl Wine Series

Canary Hotel: Sip & Swirl Wine Series

Spend a golden, afternoon-into-evening moment on a pretty Santa Barbara rooftop, enjoying wine, views, and conversation. Read »

Thursday, Jun 15, 2017 at 1:20 PM

Wet Woofers: Surf Dog Lessons Begin

Wet Woofers: Surf Dog Lessons Begin

Your furry tyke can learn how to wave-ride, thanks to the Helen Woodward Animal Center's summer program led by SoCal Surf Dogs. Read »

Wednesday, Jun 14, 2017 at 2:35 PM

Loews California Hotels: A 'Wander'-ful Deal

Loews California Hotels: A 'Wander'-ful Deal

Save up to 20% in Hollywood, Santa Monica Beach, Coronado Bay, and San Francisco. Read »

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Alysia Gray Painter Alysia Gray Painter has served as the West Coast Managing Editor for AOL CityGuide, as well as the Los Angeles editor; she has also written for Bark magazine, McSweeney's, Modern Humorist, and PBS programs and publications.
Becky Stickney Becky Stickney is an editor for NBC7.com and has been a San Diego resident for more than 20 years. She's a mom who loves to travel around the Southwest, looking for interesting places to visit and photograph.