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Tuesday, Mar 26, 2019 at 9:07 PM

Paso Robles Olive Fest Is Free, Flavorful

Paso Robles Olive Fest Is Free, Flavorful

Juicy and mouthwatering times are coming up at a festival in early May. Read »

Monday, Mar 25, 2019 at 10:01 PM

Daffodil Hill's Opening Date Soon to Bloom

Daffodil Hill's Opening Date Soon to Bloom

It's been snowy, for sure, but the petal show is on the way to the Amador County gem. Read »

Sunday, Mar 24, 2019 at 8:32 AM

Spring in Yosemite Is Downright Waterfall-tastic

Spring in Yosemite Is Downright Waterfall-tastic

Look up, as H2O falls down, down, down in the national park. Read »

Friday, Mar 22, 2019 at 10:55 AM

Universal's 'Jurassic World' Ride to Soon Saur

Universal's 'Jurassic World' Ride to Soon Saur

The big-teeth'd attraction'll stomp into Universal Studios Hollywood in the summer of 2019. Read »

Thursday, Mar 21, 2019 at 9:46 PM

Countdown to Magic Carpet Time, in Pacific Grove

Countdown to Magic Carpet Time, in Pacific Grove

The stunning sight, a springtime favorite on the pretty peninsula, is indeed magical. Read »

Wednesday, Mar 20, 2019 at 8:20 PM

Gooey Good Times at the Sacramento Grilled Cheese Fest

Gooey Good Times at the Sacramento Grilled Cheese Fest

The two-day nosh-around puts the comforting classic in the sandwich-y spotlight. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2019 at 12:46 PM

The Out-of-the-Ordinary Specials at Sacramento's Citizen Hotel

The Out-of-the-Ordinary Specials at Sacramento's Citizen Hotel

Going to the capital city and looking for a stay with a spunkier side? Cinema and caricatures rule this regal spot. Read »

Monday, Mar 18, 2019 at 9:23 PM

Mountains and Music Merge at WinterWonderGrass

Mountains and Music Merge at WinterWonderGrass

The Tahoe tradition welcomes spring with sounds, brews, and truly cool vibes. Read »

Saturday, Mar 16, 2019 at 8:40 AM

Time to Clove for It, Garlic-Loving Cooks

Time to Clove for It, Garlic-Loving Cooks

Enter your favorite pasta-pie-appetizer-yummy, for glory and more at the summertime bash. Read »

Thursday, Mar 14, 2019 at 9:54 PM

Gold Fever! Returns to Old Sac, Yee and Haw

Gold Fever! Returns to Old Sac, Yee and Haw

Assume an historic persona and "dig" into the history of the Gold Rush while touring the tale-laden district. 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.