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Culture Parks and Gardens

How to Chop Your Own Christmas Tree in Los Angeles

December 15, 2018

Christmas is a few days away and for those who love fresh trees, it’s time to go Christmas tree-shopping. In the past few years we’ve used an artificial tree, but recently we’ve learned that we could chop our own Christmas tree in Los Angeles. That’s right, you don’t have to drive out to the mountains to grab a fresh cut tree.   There’s actually a few places in the Los Angeles area that allows you to cut down your own tree.…

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Amusement Parks Culture

The 5 best creepy treats at Halloween-themed Knott’s Berry Farm

October 6, 2017

Craving a spooky treat at the scariest theme park on earth? From black burgers, worm funnel cakes, and seasonal churros there’s a few monster treats that await eaters who enter Knott’s Scary Farm and Camp Spooky. Not to fear, there’s nothing gruesome here; just tummy-filling desserts and main meals that’ll keep you running through mazes all day and night. Monster Burger Located in the wild west, there’s the best grill that takes you back to western times by day, but…

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40 Things To Do in San Francisco During the Holidays

November 15, 2016

San Francisco shines even brighter this holiday season with decorations and activities that add to the city’s natural scenic beauty and magical atmosphere.  Here’s 40 things to do in San Francisco filled with festive lights, sights and decorations in the City by the Bay during the holidays. Embarcadero Lighting Celebration & Ice Rink Nov. 2, 2016 – Jan. 8, 2017, Ice Rink Open, Justin Herman Plaza Nov. 18, 2016, 4 p.m. – 7 p.m., Lighting Celebration Embarcadero Center is brightening the holidays…

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Culture Events and Festivals

Celebrate the Holiday Season “Temecula Chilled” Style

November 18, 2015

Temecula Valley, a boutique, picturesque wine country just about an hour from every major city in Southern California, is everything you dream a destination should be for the holidays. Carolers, horse-drawn carriages, twinkling lights, outdoor ice skating, live theater performances…the entire town gets into the festivities themed “Temecula Chilled” and decorated with winter snowflakes. The hotels offer fresh baked cookies and hot cocoa that can be enjoyed next to their beautifully decorated tree in each hotel lobby. Temecula Valley features…

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15 Reasons to Visit San Francisco During the Holidays

November 17, 2015

The Bay Bridge, delicious wine, diverse culinary and culture is what comes to mind when you think of visiting America’s top city in Northern California.  But what comes to mind when you think of San Francisco during the holidays?  Sure, there may not be snow, but you’ll find just about every other holiday staple in San Francisco. The City by the Bay offers all the familiar holiday fare, as well as some performances, events and activities that are unique to San…

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The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa Kicks Off the Holiday Season with Festival of Lights

November 13, 2015

Mark your holiday calendars and get ready to experience the best festival of lights in SoCal.  The Mission Inn Hotel & Spa – California’s historic AAA-Four Diamond hotel – will kick off the holiday season on November 27, 2015 with Festival of Lights – a free, five-week-long holiday extravaganza featuring one of the nation’s largest holiday light collections of its kind. Celebrating its 23rd year Anniversary, the Festival of Lights is an annual gift to the community from property owners Duane and…

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