Worth the Drive | A Guide to Nearby Getaways | NBC Southern California
Worth the Drive
Our daily look at nearby getaways
Tuesday, Feb 1, 2011 at 9:49 AM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Avalon Ball Travel Package

Avalon Ball Travel Package

The Art Deco Society has a good stayover package. Bonus: behind-the-scenes tour. Read »

Friday, Dec 3, 2010 at 3:51 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Red Bull Catalina Grand Prix

Red Bull Catalina Grand Prix

An island-based race with plenty of vroom-vroom. Read »

Friday, Dec 3, 2010 at 2:44 PM
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By Alysia Gray Painter

Avalon Ball Tickets on Sale

Avalon Ball Tickets on Sale

A fab event is phoning you from a half year in the future. Read »

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A good time is just a short drive away, and Worth the Drive points you in the right direction. It's a daily look at nearby getaways, festivals and sweet deals.
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ALYSIA GRAY PAINTER Alysia Gray Painter has blogged for NBCLA.com since October 2008, covering Los Angeles go-outs, restaurants, museums, hotels, as well as nearby Worth the Drive destinations. She 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.