California Summer Things To Experiences In The City

Looking for an immersive summer experience Well, the Golden State might be the destination for you
California is an exciting destination for summer travel. Credit Visit California
California is an exciting destination for summer travel. Credit Visit California

Summer season calls for some much-needed travel plans, and California is an exciting destination. Supported by great weather and multiple things to do, the Golden State offers a range of activities, from exploring bustling cities and stunning beaches to hiking in majestic mountains and visiting world-renowned attractions. California's diverse landscape provides plenty of opportunities for outdoor recreation, and for foodies, the wine regions and the cuisine are worth experiencing. 

Ride the Last Waves of Summer at Huntington Beach

The Independence Day celebration at Huntington Beach, from June 30 &ndash July 4, includes a marathon, family-friendly activities, and one of the largest Fourth of July parades. You can pick from one of Huntington Beach's oceanfront hotels, the Kimpton Shorebreak Resort, Pas&eacutea Hotel & Spa, The Waterfront Beach Resort, or the Hyatt Regency Huntington Beach Resort & Spa. 

Summer Music Season at Morgan Hill 

In the summer, over 90 monthly live music events are lined up on the Santa Clara Valley wine trail. Clos LaChance Vineyards hosts the KRTY Songwriter Series, Guglielmo Winery has its Vines & Vibes Concert Series and Friday Night Music Series with free Friday night concerts at its outdoor amphitheatre, and Lightpost Winery serves up more live tunes and vino.  

The Camp at Carmel Valley Glamping Season

The Camp at Carmel Valley comes with Deluxe Glamping packages on Memorial Day and Labour Day weekends. Spectacular views, unique programming and thoughtful amenities elevate the time-honoured and authentic tradition of camping. 

Family Summer Getaway to Concord 

Concord, located at the heart of California's East Bay, is a city ideal for a family vacation. The city has amusement parks, outdoor fun, family-friendly restaurants, and affordable hotels with pools. At Mount Diablo State Park, kids can explore the wild cave geology of Rock City and learn a little history at the Summit Museum. Other attractions include Matteo's Dream Playground, an accessible playground for kids of all abilities, and the old-school Solano Drive-In movie theatre. 

The Solano Yolo Lavender Trail

The Solano Yolo Lavender Trail is a heartfelt collaboration among the women lavender farmers of Solano and Yolo Counties. At Vacaville's Soul Food Farm, the entire month of June is dedicated to lavender. With inspired events every weekend, visitors can indulge in an immersive experience. Each participating farm, including several Vacaville growers, has a unique landscape planted with thousands of different varieties of lavender.  

Summer Fishing on the Pacifica Pier 

The ideal time to fish on Pacifica's Municipal Pier is the last week of June through the first week of August. With year-round fishing, you can catch salmons, striped bass, and Dungeness crab here. No admission charge or fishing license is required. 

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