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Must Do highlights day trips, fun activities, and entertainment and recreation options every tourist and local of Southern California should check out. SoCal’s hidden gems, local secrets, unique finds and off-the beaten path venues will also be uncovered and explored.

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Santa Barbara International Orchid Show is Back

The 75th Annual International Orchid Show will take place on March 10th to 12th, 9 a.m. – 5 p.m., at the Earl Warren Showgrounds in Santa Barbara, California, with the theme “Orchids – The Adventure Returns.” As this beautiful event rises from the ashes, organizers implore orchid lovers to consider a tax-deductible donation to support the staging of the 2023 show and more importantly, secure its future. “We’ve had to rebuild this beautiful event from the ground up over the last three years and are so grateful to finally bring the wonder of orchids back to the public. However, as the show evolves, it faces…

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5 Things to do on a Rainy SoCal Day

By Cristina Pimentel Rainy days are a rarity in Southern California, but when it rains, it pours. Californians mostly have sunny days and clear skies, but there’s nothing more beautiful than seeing a rainbow at the end of the rainstorm. Here are five things you can do on a rainy day.   Make Hot Chocolate and Watch a Movie Have a nice cup of hot cocoa, sprinkle marshmallows on top and get cozy on your couch. Curl up in a blanket and turn on the TV to watch a flick. From romantic comedies to drama to sci-fi to comedy, there are endless choices on Netflix that will keep you entertained.  …

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Taste of Eataly

Mark your calendars, LA! We’re kicking-off our signature Restaurant Fest with “Taste of Eataly”, a festa like your taste buds have never experienced before!  Join us on Thursday, March 2, 2023 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. as we kick off Eataly’s Restaurant Fest with a feast of food unlike any other. Be the first to get a taste of our Restaurant Fest dishes from our restaurants that are dedicated to the best ingredients of the season. Enjoy a variety of food stations featuring traditional Italian small bites, plus sip your way through our selection of Italian vini! Purchase your ticket and then make…

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Stress Less on Your Next Family Vacation

A vacation is all about getting away and taking a break from the pressures of daily life. Some smart planning and the use of handy travel apps can help ensure your next adventure is a stress-free success. Create a Travel Buffer When booking your trip, plan an extra day or two on the front and back ends of your travel itinerary. This provides you with optimal time to finalize preparations, organize your packing and avoid last-minute scrambles. On the return trip, the added day gives you some cushion so you don’t have to stress about getting back to work if…

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Top Things To Do In Lompoc On Valentine’s Day

The super sweet time of the year is almost upon us. If you’re feeling the love this Valentine’s Day, head to Lompoc, California for a romantic getaway! Take a scenic drive through the beautiful flower fields, spend a cozy evening at a nearby winery sipping on local wines, indulge in a delicious dinner for two at one of our top restaurants, and more! If you’re in or around Lompoc on Feb. 14, 2023, you might want to consider taking your special sweetheart to one of the area’s Valentine’s Day events. No matter what you end up doing, enjoy it—and one…

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