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Worth the Drive
Our daily look at nearby getaways
Monday, Jan 31, 2011 at 11:59 AM
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By Britt Peterson

California Art Biennial

California Art Biennial

You can still check it out, even though it's so last year. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 6, 2011 at 12:54 PM
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By Britt Peterson

Ventura Ventures

Ventura Ventures

Wait., before you rule it out as a vacation destination, read on... Read »

Wednesday, Jul 6, 2011 at 12:54 PM
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By Britt Peterson

A Classic's PGA "Classic"

A Classic's PGA  "Classic"

If not a place to celebrate the sport of golf, it's certainly a celeb hot spot--all in the name of Bob Hope. Read »

Wednesday, Jul 6, 2011 at 12:54 PM
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By Britt Peterson

Cast Your Vote: Mammoth Film Fest

Cast Your Vote: Mammoth Film Fest

Ski, snowboard or snow tube. It doesn't matter how you get there, just that you make it. Read »

Thursday, Oct 21, 2010 at 12:47 PM
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By Britt Peterson

Boring Museum Exception

Boring Museum Exception

Head North for an innovative, "neo"-experience! Read »

Wednesday, Jul 6, 2011 at 12:54 PM
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By Britt Peterson

Campbell's Oktoberfest Transformation

Campbell's Oktoberfest Transformation

Campbell? Munich? Trust us, you won't be able to tell the difference. Read »

Thursday, Jan 31, 2013 at 8:39 AM
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By Britt Peterson

Humboldt is Being Humble

Humboldt is Being Humble

Humble about wines, that is. Read »

Saturday, Aug 21, 2010 at 7:18 AM
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By Brittany Peterson

Disneyland, Like You've Never Seen It

Disneyland, Like You've Never Seen It

How to be happy at the happiest place on Earth. Read »

About
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.
Authors
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.