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The days may be getting shorter, but that only means it’s the perfect time to squeeze in one more outdoor escape before the El Niño brings us some much needed rain. With the help of some awesome partners, oM…

On Saturday, October 10, it’s 5:00 (or, rather, 4:30) in Orinda. The Art of Mixology Craft Cocktail Competition will feature the “signature cocktails” of myriad competitors, all vying for the coveted Mixologist of the Year title. Attendees get to sample all…

There’s rarely a reason not to enjoy wine, but come September sipping feels ever more imperative. Not only does the mild weather lend itself both crisp summery whites and robust winter reds, but harvest season means the grapes (and festivals) abound….

One of the many gems of Sonoma County, the quaint village of Bodega is charming any old day, but it’s even more appealing when you bring in a celebration of wine, craft brews, and some of the best, freshest…

Dive into fun with a long weekend or Thursday evening escape at Bardessono Hotel & Spa. The hotel’s DiveBar events bring poolside fun with DJ beats and wines a-flowing. Thursday, August 27 is a Fiesta de Blanco (if you’re Spanish…

From Alice Waters’ Berkeley food revolution in the 1970s to Jessica Largey (of Los Gatos), James Beard’s Rising Star Chef of 2015, the Bay Area has long been a frontrunner all things epicurean. It’s also a haven for all…

This August, Trails in Motion returns to the Bay Area. The annual international film festival delights passionate trail runners and outdoor enthusiasts with films about (you guessed it) running, trails, and adventure. The Bay Area festival, which is organized by the…