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Worth the Drive
Our daily look at nearby getaways
Thursday, Dec 24, 2015 at 8:57 PM
By Alysia Gray Painter

Bricks & Blooms: Art Meets Nature Meets LEGOs

Spy birds, bears, and other wonders created brick by brick.View gallery »

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Friday, May 23, 2014 at 4:34 PM
By Alysia Gray Painter

Segerstrom Shows Go LEGO

The 2014-2015 season receives a colorful tribute at the Costa Mesa performing arts center.View gallery »

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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.
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.