Monthly Archives: December 2016

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Ventura vibes: Six locals dish on what makes their town so cool

MB Hanrahan, Community Artist A photo posted by Art in the City (@ventura_streetart) on Nov 10, 2016 at 10:36am PST “You can find and build community in Ventura. Your community can be different from my community, whether it’s artists or surfers or whatever else. But I found my own place here and I continue to. […]

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Don’t Miss This! Travel tips from Visit Ventura staff

Photo above by Michelle Evans Who best to give you travel tips than the people who live and breathe Ventura for a living? Here are some of our favorite things to do around this beautiful town we call home. On a great day we even get to call them ‘work’! Grab a World Famous Fish […]

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New Year Resolutions Happen in Ventura

by Debbie Cvijanovich photo by Jack Burleigh 2017 is upon us—a time for a fresh start and new beginnings! When the clock strikes midnight, many of us commit to new goals (resolutions) ranging from breaking undesirable habits to creating appealing ones. Making resolutions is pretty darn easy. Sticking to them, however, not quite a cinch. Our […]

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Celebrate National Plan for Vacation Day with special offers from Visit Ventura!

Photo above: Steve Cattanach Blog by: Fiorella Calderoni 658 million vacations days went unused last year. That’s 658 million morning beach strolls with your toes in the sand; 658 million afternoons on the pier with Baja-style fish tacos and $2 tecates; and 658 million ocean sunsets that were all missed because that one email led to the […]

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The Ventura Pier: Where Commerce Met Romance

by Dr. Randal Beeman photo by Connor Detko “In the name of the people of Ventura…I dedicate this wharf to the uses of commerce and to the promotion of agricultural and material interests.” Local journalist and town booster James J Ayers of the Ventura Signal offered this declaration upon the opening of the Ventura Pier […]

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Majestic Ventura Theater Lineup for Spring 2017

By Elle Gaston January 2017 A photo posted by Brian Easlon (@b_of_the_dead) on Nov 27, 2016 at 5:53pm PST Date: Saturday, January 14th 2017 Performer: MXPX Description: MXPX is a punk band from Bremerton Washington. Since 1992 the bank has played skate punk and pop punk music. On drums for the band is Yuri Ruley, […]

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Foodie guide to farm-to-fork eats in Ventura

by Fiorella Calderoni What do kale, peppers, tomatoes, avocados, celery, and strawberries have in common? You can find them all within 20 miles of downtown Ventura! Farmers in this beautiful beach town are spoiled by California’s rich soil, and in turn spoil chefs with the freshest ingredients creating enviable opportunities for farm-to-fork eats. Watch a […]

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Gifts for Her: Shopping Small in Ventura

By Elle Gaston Ever have a hard time finding her the perfect gift? Worried you may not find your special someone that special something? Well read ahead and we will give you great tips to shop small this holiday season and find some great things for your gal. B on Main Located at 446 E […]

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