Find out what’s happening—from music, theater and art exhibits to festivals, expos and spectator sports.

Dining & Nightlife


These tempting options will satisfy all cravings. Search by cuisine, location, and more.


Unwind at the end of the day with a drink, live music, a comedy show, gambling, and more.

shopping, spas & fitness


Charming downtowns and world-class malls offer unbeatable shopping.

spas & beauty

Refresh your look at a lavish day spa or beauty salon.

fitness clubs

Keep trim with a good workout, even if you’re just visiting.

Things To Do


A variety of fun and interesting places await you here, from amusement parks to technology museums and historic sites.

Wineries & Breweries

Sip world-class wines at one of many nearby wineries, plus taste what’s on tap at local microbreweries.


With everything from golf courses to wilderness preserves, beaches, and water sports, this is an outdoor enthusiast’s paradise.

visitor information

our cities

The area's cities have their own distinctive cultures and personalities.


Venturing farther afield: Monterey, San Francisco and more.

getting around

A guide to public transportation and car rentals, plus maps.


Your guide to the area's best places to stay, from hotels to B&Bs.